A large number of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has approached banks for collateral-free loans to steer their businesses out of the crisis triggered by Covid-19 pandemic, PTI reports quoting a Care Ratings survey. According to the Care Ratings survey, about 70% of the MSME respondents have approached banks for availing collateral-free and government-guaranteed
In a bid to transform India into a skilled nation, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Microsoft announced a strategic partnership to offer digital skills to over 1 lakh youth over the next 12 months. Microsoft will collaborate with NSDC’s eSkill India portal to provide free access to learning resources and conduct digital skilling awareness drives,
The Cabinet approval for the development of affordable rental housing complexes (ARHC) for urban migrants and poor is a “praiseworthy” move, which will significantly help fulfil the government’s ambitious ‘Housing for All by 2022’ initiative. Under this scheme, vacant government-funded housing in urban cities will be converted into ARHC via the PPP model and be
Anil Sawhney, business head at EI DuPont India Pvt Ltd, believes that Covid-19 pandemic has brought a moment of reflection for people, forcing them to relook their interior design. He also shares his views on the state of the realty and construction sector, and how his company is placed in the landscape. From an exclusive
The 8th edition of India Kitchen Congress organised a panel discussion, where technology and manufacturing leaders explain how operations can be optimised. On the panel: Zurvan Marolia, Godrej Interio; Deepak Gupta, SUCH Mgmt Research Group; Venkataramana Gorti, Homag India; Gaurav Bajaj, Hettich India; Partha Nath, Greenply Industries; and Ingo Bathe, Imos. The panel discussion was
In a conversation with Deepak Gupta, managing editor, Sourcing Hardware, Satish Kumar discusses How Deceuninck is Shaping the Window Industry.
The country requires foreign direct investments (FDI) of Rs 50-60 lakh crore, which can be tapped primarily by infrastructure projects as well as Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector to boost coronavirus-hit economy, said Nitin Gadkari, the Union Minister for the Road Transport, Highways and MSME. Underscoring the need of FDI as the need
Hettich India has introduced a wide range of Work-from-Home (WFH) furniture ideas made with “cutting-edge” fittings to enable smart professionals to work comfortably from home, according to the company. Its ‘Work-from-home’ Furniture Ideabook is a collection of practical and easy-to-implement home office furniture ideas with a “good” balance of aesthetics and functionality. The company’s idea
In a bid to cater to the emerging touch-less bath accessories market triggered by Covid-19 pandemic, Grafdoer has launched its new line of hygienic touch-less bath accessories, including automatic sensor faucets, self-closing and pedal-control taps, and automatic soap or sanitizer dispenser machines. It has brought out the products eyeing offices, gyms, lounge, restaurants, institutions, and homes.
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