Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Industrial Policy and Promotion


Indian Start-ups: Perks and sops aim to halt exodus

December 01, 2015 2:21 am

Aim of a new policy is to improve capital access, encourage innovation and urge states to act as incubators for ‘innovative start-ups’.

Selling of imported fireworks illegal and punishable, says DIPP

September 30, 2014 2:35 am

The statement comes ahead of the Diwali festival next month, the season which sees the maximum sale of fireworks.

Cabinet rejects industry dept proposal on FDI in pharma

November 30, 2013 2:25 am

The finance ministry had argued that such a move would discourage potential investors.

FDI in pharma: DIPP may ask Cabinet to decide

August 30, 2012 12:58 am

The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) is likely to ask the Union Cabinet to take a call on the contentious issue of foreign direct investment in the pharma sector.

IKEA not at the cost of domestic artisans,says Vayalar

August 22, 2012 1:31 am

IKEA has submitted an application with the DIPP for setting up fully-owned entity in India with investment of Rs 10,500 crore.

Review stance on FDI in pharma sector: FinMin to commerce ministry

August 17, 2012 12:35 am

The move comes after an internal meeting of the finance ministry earlier this week to examine issues relating to the FDI pharma sector and streamline the process of approvals.

Soon,reflective tapes may be mandatory for bicycles

August 11, 2011 12:08 am

It will be safer for bicycle riders to pedal around the nation as a much awaited decision on a proposal for mandatory installation of retro-reflective tapes.