The Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs (COWE), a non-profit organization with a vision to build an economically empowered women force, recently achieved the status of National Institute for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ni-msme); informed P. Soudhamini, President of COWE.
Canon India has outlined its roadmap for the Office Imaging Solution Division (OIS) for 2013. According to the plan, SMEs are the top priority for the division.
Indian exporters of Iron ore are facing tough time these days. This year’s iron ore exports from India have sharply declined by 72 percent. This decline is expected to bring a major slowdown in the iron ore exports market. However, experts have analysed that government policies towards preservation of key natural resources for domestic use is the main reason for such major negative impact.
Market leader in toys and games, Funskool India Ltd. has been selected as one of the top 100 SMEs of the country amongst an overwhelming 40000+ nominations filed by SME’s across India. This award, instituted by the India SME Forum, is presented by The Bank of India and supported by the Union Ministry of the Small and Medium Enterprises.
India’s apex trade body, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has welcomed the approval of the Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) 2013 unveiled by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) last week and said that the move is a “a major step forward” to boost domestic industries.
Chennai-based global management consulting firm Ma Foi Strategic Consultants has recently unveiled a new venture called Ma Foi Connecting Dots Advisory Pvt. Ltd, to provide holistic solutions for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the manufacturing sector.
The maker of Amul brand products Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation’s managing director R S Sodhi recently said that, to achieve sustainable growth and wealth, the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) must create their own brand irrespective of the size of their businesses.
India’s market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is working on a platform for start-up companies to help them access capital and remove other obstacles.
The new Nasscom Chairman, MindTree MD and CEO, K Natarajan said that technology needs in India, driven by SMEs (small and medium enterprises), presents huge opportunities for the IT sector.
NETGEAR Inc., a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, recently announced a new portfolio of networked-attached-storage (NAS) products which run on the newly developed ReadyNAS® OS 6.