'India cannot remain dependent on imported weapons': Rajnath Singh seeks active participation of private sector in defence industry
Rajnath Singh on Friday said he will not be afraid of taking decisions for fear of attracting complaints of corruption.
The finance ministry is likely to send an email to the micro, small and medium enterprises soon, detailing the services that can be obtained using Udyog Aadhaar.
The MSME minister said a large number of employment opportunities were generated through initiatives like collateral free loans to 16 lakh entrepreneurs between 2014-18, linking 15 lakh people to the Prime Minister's Employment Guarantee Programme and setting up 94 clusters for artisans and manufacturers
Demonetisation has been blamed for an adverse impact on the economy in the short run, as its "benefits are yet to overtake" the costs, Ernst & Young said in a report
If govt makes 30% mandatory sourcing from Micro Small and Medium Enterprises for these projects, it can create a $51 billion window of opportunities for the sector, according to the report by Smera Ratings