Future Group starts listing brands, products on Amazon; US e-commerce major may buy stake in Future Coupons
Future Group’s Big Bazaar will be one of the preferred sellers on Amazon Now. Amazon is also in talks to buy a stake in Future Coupons, a firm owned by Biyani
Angel tax exemption for startups: DIPP invites views from stakeholders for better implementation of procedure
On 16 January, the government eased the procedure for seeking income tax exemption by startups on investments from angel funds and prescribed a 45-day deadline for a decision on such applications.
The government has banned e-commerce companies such as Amazon.com and Walmart-owned Flipkart Group from selling products from companies in which they have an equity interest
Tightening norms for e-commerce firms having foreign investment, the government recently barred online marketplaces like Flipkart and Amazon from selling products of companies where they hold stakes
Corruption, securing funding key challenges for startups and small and medium enterprises in 2019 : Report
Several startups and angel investors have, in the recent past, raised concerns over notices received from the income tax authorities
Founders of some of the troubled startups are now planning to meet the secretary of the department of industrial policy & promotion (DIPP), Ramesh Abhishek
The rankings are based on the initiatives taken to develop startup ecosystem for promoting budding entrepreneurs.
A non-profit venture of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Invest India promotes sustainable investment.
Govt tenders worth Rs 15,000 crore cancelled over discriminatory conditions against domestic players
Secretary in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) Ramesh Abhishek said the cancelled tenders were re-issued by making changes to promote 'Make in India' initiative of the government.
Singapore was the largest source of FDI during April-June 2018-19 with $6.52 billion, followed by Mauritius ($1.5 billion), Japan ($874 million), the Netherlands ($836 million), the UK ($648 million), and the US ($348 million).
Maharashtra slips from 10 to 13 in EODB ranks: Opposition blames poor coordination between Shiv Sena, BJP
Maharashtra NCP spokesman Nawab Malik alleged that investors were afraid of doing business in the state due to the "rise in corruption
In last year's ranking, Andhra Pradesh had jointly topped the chart with Telangana while Gujarat was relegated to the third position from the top slot in 2015.
The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), under Union Ministry for Commerce and Industry, amended the definition of a startup on Wednesday
Government considering a mechanism to compensate customers who got counterfeit products from e-commerce platforms
According to the Commerce and Industry Ministry, counterfeiting has grown considerably to a point where it has become a widespread phenomenon.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to hard sell India as an investment destination at the five-day World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, starting 22 January.
India considering concessions that Apple had sought to set up manufacturing unit in India, says DIPP official
It also wants reduction in customs duties on completely knocked down and semi-knocked down units of devices that are to be assembled in the country.
In the long run, the policy outcome should be that the number of global Indian firms increases in the Fortune-500 category, the document said.
The country received foreign direct investment (FDI) of over USD 9.79 billion since 2014-15 in the telecom sector, Parliament was informed today.
The proposed scheme, she said, will provide credit guarantee of up to Rs 500 lakh per case inclusive of term loan, working capital or any other instrument of assistance extended by member lending institutions to finance an eligible startup recognized by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP).