Indo-Euro Transport Convention for SMEs
The largest Indo-European business conventions entitled `Euro India Transportation was held at the heart of European logistics flows - Metz in Eastern France with an aim to assist Indian and European Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) develop partnerships, particularly in the transportation sector. In fact Philippe Leclerc, Chairman of PROXIMUM, declared “EITS is an India and SME-focused event.”
'Entrepreneurship Among Women has Led to their Empowerment'
Dr Ananthapadhmanabha Achar faculty at the Manipal Institute of Management (MIM) along with women entrepreneur Sarita Santhosh and freelance researcher Meera Sharma participated at the International conference on “Harnessing the Entrepreneurial Potential of Women for Economic Growth” which was organised by Manipal Institute of Management jointly with Asian Centre for Entrepreneurial Initiatives (ASCENT).
Sanchi Trust Takes Lead in Promoting Women Entrepreneurship
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 02 February 2011 17:03 )
Businesses owned by women entrepreneurs are on the rise in almost all countries of the world. This is due to the fact that the hidden potential of women entrepreneurs are now coming to the forefront, with growing sensitivity towards their role and economic status in society. Education, knowledge, belief in oneself, capability, multi-tasking skills, flexibility, adaptability etc are some of the key factors responsible for women’s inroads into business ventures, which hitherto have remained a male domain.
WATBlog Announces WATSummit 2011: The Inflection Point of Digital Media
WATBlog, India’s leading Digital Media Blog & winner of E4M’s ‘Best Blog of 2009’, announced its flagship event WATSummit 2011 which is slated to take place in Mumbai at Mirador Hotel on 14th January 2011. WATSummit 2011 will have Mr. Ajit Balakrishnan, Founder and CEO, Rediff.com as the keynote speaker to precede the event.
Govt Committed to Foster MSME Growth: Dinsha Patel
The 8th Meeting of the National Board for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NBMSME) was held at New Delhi on December 22, 2010 under the Chairmanship of Shri Dinsha Patel, Minister of State (Independent Charge), Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. The meeting discussed various issues of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Sector with particular focus on “Micro and Small Enterprises-Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP): Achievements and Prospects”.
Investment Bells Ring in Chennai!
Last Updated ( Monday, 03 January 2011 14:12 )
Galipoglu Hidromas from Turkey, a leading manufacturer of hydraulic telescopic cylinders , pumps, valves, power take off and other kits for commercial vehicles, is all set to open its facility at Mahindra world city SEZ at Maramalai nagar near Chennai . It is the first major investment from Turkey and the company's first facility outside the country.
'Create Value, Overcome Odds'
Last Updated ( Monday, 03 January 2011 13:59 )
Chairing the session on Creating Value on the last day of the recently concluded TiE entrepreneurial Summit, MD and CEO of Hero Corporate Services Mr Sunil Munjal said that all of us create value everyday of our lives in the various roles we play. While earlier, profit was made out to be the sole motive of the enterprise, things are now more focused on delivering on the triple bottom line of Profit, People and Planet.
Focus on the Society: Amartya Sen to Entrepreneurs
Last Updated ( Sunday, 09 January 2011 21:44 )
The sixth TiE Entrepreneurial Summit witnessed Nobel Laureate Prof Amartya Sen taking the centre stage with NDTV Group Editor Barkha Dutt asking him what his message to the business community in India would be. Prof Sen answered to this, “The business community plays a unique role but they are also part of the society. They should not get into making quick money on the sly. They have to think big, not just in terms of money, but also in terms of remedies for the society.”