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‘Invest India Business Immunity Platform’ launched

Invest India is India’s national Investment Promotion & Facilitation Agency, which comes under the Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry. This agency has recently launched the ‘Invest India Business Immunity Platform’. This platform is hosted on the Invest India website and it provides real-time updates on the latest initiatives of the government of India to ..

Symposium on Emerging Opportunities for Indian Textiles & Crafts held in New Delhi

The Symposium on Emerging Opportunities for Indian Textiles and Crafts was recently organised in New Delhi. The symposium was inaugurated by Union Minister of Textiles and Women and Child Development, Smriti Zubin Irani. The national symposium was attended by officials from the Ministry of Commerce & Industry and Ministry of Textiles and representatives of Export ..

Food Processing Summit in Ladakh organized on Thursday

To attract investors to the region, Union Territory Ladakh is hosting the first-ever Food Processing Summit which is organized by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry under the Union Territory Administration of Ladakh. The event efforts for encouraging the young generation for becoming entrepreneurs and in initiating StartUps ..

Commerce Secretary level meeting between India and Bangladesh

On 15th and 16th January 2020, The Commerce Secretary level meeting was held in New Delhi between India and Bangladesh. The Commerce Secretary of Government of India, AnupWadhawan led the Indian Delegation while the Secretary of Ministry of Commerce under the Government of Bangladesh, Dr. Md. Jafar Uddin led the Bangladesh delegation. In the meeting, ..

800 Farmers Producer Organizations registered on APEDA Portal

A Producer Organization can be for both Farmers, who are the primary producers and for producers of Non-Farm items such as Handloom or Handicraft. A Producer Organization is created by a group of Farmers to ensure better income for the members of the group. For doubling the Famers income by increasing the export, the Government ..

State-Level Orange Festival begins in Manipur

The Chief Minister of Manipur, N.Biren Singh inaugurated a three-day State-level Orange Festival in Manipur on Monday, 16th December 2019. The festival is conducted at the district headquarters of Tamenglong, Tamenglong district is the largest producer of the fruit orange in Manipur. The state-level festival is organized annually by the state government of Manipur under ..

India Design Council launched two initiatives to promote Design Education and Standards

The Indian Design Council(IDC) launched two initiatives in New Delhi on Thursday, 12th December 2019 to address the 5 challenges of scale, quality of design, quality of education for design, design for a public purpose and for raising the priority for design in the industry. Name of two initiatives: Chartered Design of India (CDI) and ..

National Traders Welfare Board

The Ministry of Commerce and Industries has approved the setting up of the National Traders’ Welfare Board. Mandate of the National Traders Welfare Board The mandates of the board include: To identify ways to improve access to funds for the unorganised sector of Traders. To suggest measures to simplify acts and rules applicable to traders. ..