SMALL INDUSTRIES

  • AP: Power woes threaten survival of small and medium scale industries April 15, 2013

    Jeedimetla: Andhra Pradesh is reeling under its worst power crisis, and bearing the brunt of it are small and medium scale industries, which are losing 70 per cent of their revenues due to lack of electricity. Several industries are now standing on the brink of shutting down. Once a bustling industrial...
  • Draft cabinet note on FDI in retail soon July 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The commerce and industry ministry will soon circulate a draft cabinet note to bring out further clarifications on the mandatory 30 per cent sourcing from small industries in the wake of IKEA seeking further relaxation of the norms. The ministry, however, is unlikely to give away too much to...