NITI Aayog invites nominations for Women Transforming India Awards

NITI Aayog, the premier think tank of the Government of India, has launched the Fourth Edition of Women Transforming India (WTI) Awards, in collaboration with the United Nations in New Delhi today. UN Resident Coordinator in India, Ms. Renata Lok-Dessallien, opened the nomination process for WTI Awards 2019, in the presence of CEO NITI Aayog, … Read more

Budget 2019: 80 business incubators, 20 technology incubators to be set up in 2019-20

In 2019-20, under Government’s flagship rural entrepreneurship focused ASPIRE Scheme ( A Scheme for Promotion of Innovation, Rural Industries and Entrepreneurship), 80 livelihood business incubators and 20 technology business incubators will be set up to produce 75,000 skilled entrepreneurs in agro-rural industries, announced the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while presenting the Union Budget 2019 in … Read more

महिला उद्यमशीलता योजना अनेक, लाभार्थी थोडक्याच!

मुंबई : जगभरातच स्त्री-पुरुष समानतेला महत्त्व दिले जात असून, सूक्ष्म-लघू-मध्यम उद्योग – एमएसएमई मंत्रालयानेही महिला उद्योजकांना सक्षम करण्यासाठी पावले उचलली आहेत. प्रधानमंत्री रोजगार निर्मिती योजना (पीएमईजीपी) अंतर्गत जानेवारी २०१९ पर्यंत तब्बल १.३८ लाख प्रकल्प हाती घेण्यात आले आहेत. पीएमईजीपीअंतर्गत सुरू झालेल्या प्रकल्पांमध्ये महिला उद्योजकांनी सुरू केलेल्या प्रकल्पांचा वाटा सुमारे ३० टक्के आहे. ‘स्टार्टअप इंडिया’च्या आकडेवारीनुसार, भारतातील … Read more

MSME funding: Nine schemes which will give wings to women entrepreneurs

According to a data by Startup India, while only 13.76 per cent of the total entrepreneurs in India are women. With gender equality becoming more and more vital around the world, the MSME ministry chose to empower women even more 1.38 lakh projects have been set up by the women entrepreneurs under Prime Minister’s Employment … Read more