Mudra Scheme

Showing of 1 - 20 from 21 results
Mudra Scheme - Total results - 21
Women run fewer than 13% of India's MSMEs; inaccessibility of credit, govt schemes and now COVID are key hurdles
India

Women run fewer than 13% of India's MSMEs; inaccessibility of credit, govt schemes and now COVID are key hurdles

The biggest challenge faced by women entrepreneurs in India is gender bias in access to finance as studies show that their loan applications are more likely to be delayed or rejected as compared to men

Daily Bulletin: Heavy rainfall likely in Mumbai over next 48 hours; Rajya Sabha to discuss electoral reforms; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Heavy rainfall likely in Mumbai over next 48 hours; Rajya Sabha to discuss electoral reforms; day's top stories

Mumbai to continue having heavy rainfall for the next 48 hours says IMD; Discussion on electoral reforms in Rajya Sabha today; day's top stories

Monsoon Session of Parliament: In strong defence of Narendra Modi govt, KJ Alphons says minorities have never been safer
Politics

Monsoon Session of Parliament: In strong defence of Narendra Modi govt, KJ Alphons says minorities have never been safer

Minorities have never been more safe in the country than under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP leader KJ Alphons said in the Rajya Sabha amid Opposition references to lynching cases.

Budget 2019: 15.56 lakh loans worth Rs 7.23 lakh cr sanctioned under Mudra scheme, says finance minister
Business

Budget 2019: 15.56 lakh loans worth Rs 7.23 lakh cr sanctioned under Mudra scheme, says finance minister

Presenting the Budget for 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha, Goyal said more than 70 percent of Mudra scheme beneficiaries were women.

Govt says Mudra defaults no concern as majority loans securitised; RBI warns Centre of spike in NPAs under scheme
Business

Govt says Mudra defaults no concern as majority loans securitised; RBI warns Centre of spike in NPAs under scheme

RBI alerted the finance ministry over the rise of NPAs under the Mudra Yojana and said that the scheme could become next big source of bad loans.

125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address: Narendra Modi says external enemies take advantage of divided society
India

125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address: Narendra Modi says external enemies take advantage of divided society

Speaking about the significance of self-confidence that Swami Vivekananda generated among Indian people, Narendra Modi said that today when India launched 100 satellites in one go, when the world discusses Manglayaan and Gaganyaan then it increases the self-confidence of the country

Over 70 lakh jobs created in last one year, says Narendra Modi; calls opposition claims on rising unemployment 'political gimmick'
Business

Over 70 lakh jobs created in last one year, says Narendra Modi; calls opposition claims on rising unemployment 'political gimmick'

Narendra Modi said that informal sector accounts for around 80 percent of all jobs and creation of jobs in the formal sector has a spin-off effect on job creation in the informal sector

Narendra Modi govt doing better work than UPA, says Dalit trade lobby chief Milind Kamble
Business

Narendra Modi govt doing better work than UPA, says Dalit trade lobby chief Milind Kamble

In the tenure of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, maximum work has been done for the development of Dalits

Two-day bank strike: Nearly 60,000 employees protest in Maharashtra against 'meagre' 2% wage hike; ATMs go dry in Moradabad
Business

Two-day bank strike: Nearly 60,000 employees protest in Maharashtra against 'meagre' 2% wage hike; ATMs go dry in Moradabad

Nearly 10 lakh employees are participating in the nationwide strike as part of "our democratic right by forgoing our salary", All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA), general secretary C H Venkatachalam had said earlier in the day.

Mudra loan fact check: Four questions on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet start-up funding scheme
Business

Mudra loan fact check: Four questions on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet start-up funding scheme

Low refinance figures, average loan ticket size raise questions on the effectiveness of PM Modi’s Mudra loan scheme on the ground

Finance ministry ties up with e-commerce firms to give loans under Mudra scheme
Business

Finance ministry ties up with e-commerce firms to give loans under Mudra scheme

The finance ministry has joined hands with over two dozen e-commerce firms, including major players like Amazon, Flipkart, Ola and Uber, to provide easy finance to small entrepreneurs under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY), a top government official said

Banking scams: MUDRA, Kisan Credit Card loans next big worry for govt; PMO alerted about Bihar's Rs 500-cr fraud
India

Banking scams: MUDRA, Kisan Credit Card loans next big worry for govt; PMO alerted about Bihar's Rs 500-cr fraud

At least five government-owned banks in Bihar are likely to take a fiscal hit worth Rs 500 crore in the disbursement of the MUDRA sceme and Kisan Credit Cards

Narendra Modi's MUDRA scheme fails to attract women seeking loans for small business despite incentives
India

Narendra Modi's MUDRA scheme fails to attract women seeking loans for small business despite incentives

The India average over the three years (till 22 December, 2017) was 125 loans per 1,000 women.

Narendra Modi in Maharashtra: PM says Budget not limited to outlay, focus is on outcome
Politics

Narendra Modi in Maharashtra: PM says Budget not limited to outlay, focus is on outcome

The BJP-led government's budget reforms have created a new work culture and are transforming the socio-economic landscape of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.

Amit Shah's first Rajya Sabha address marked by sharp punches against Congress leadership past and present
Politics

Amit Shah's first Rajya Sabha address marked by sharp punches against Congress leadership past and present

On Monday morning, there was a general sense of anticipation among BJP MPs over Amit Shah's first speech in the Rajya Sabha. The BJP chief did not disappoint.

Rahul Gandhi relying on 'chit' given by NGO to speak about farmers' plight in Gujarat: Amit Shah
Politics

Rahul Gandhi relying on 'chit' given by NGO to speak about farmers' plight in Gujarat: Amit Shah

BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was relying on a "chit" given by some NGO to speak about farmers' issues in Gujarat.

BJP slams Congress' unemployment remark, says 7.64 crore got jobs under MUDRA scheme
Politics

BJP slams Congress' unemployment remark, says 7.64 crore got jobs under MUDRA scheme

The BJP on Thursday rejected the charge of the Congress that unemployment has grown under the Modi government, saying over 7.64 crore people got employment through Mudra loan scheme in the last three years.

Modi exclusive interview: Belief in empowerment for poor crucial part of PM's image makeover
Politics

Modi exclusive interview: Belief in empowerment for poor crucial part of PM's image makeover

It is not difficult to imagine that Modi's barbs were aimed at politics of doles and emoluments which do little to remove poverty and increase corruption instead, serving only to fatten the middlemen.

PM Narendra Modi exclusive interview: 'Politics on social imbalances is disservice to society'
Politics

PM Narendra Modi exclusive interview: 'Politics on social imbalances is disservice to society'

Lot of politics has also happened on poverty, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told CNN-News18 in an exclusive interview.

PM Modi asks BJP MP's to take the party's 'successes' to the people
Politics

PM Modi asks BJP MP's to take the party's 'successes' to the people

With his govt set to complete two years, PM Modi listed their main achievements and asked BJP MPs to take these "successes" to the people.