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Last updated: 20 Mar, 2018  
Wheat.9.Thmb.jpg Draft agriculture export policy
Bikky Khosla | 20 Mar, 2018
The government has launched a draft Agriculture Export Policy. It aims at doubling agricultural exports and integrate Indian farmers and agricultural products to the global value chain. 
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udyam.mitra.9.thmb.jpg Another MSME portal: will it serve its purpose
Bikky Khosla | 13 Mar, 2018
The MSME ministry last week launched a web portal for women entrepreneurs of the country. Called ‘Udyam Sakhi’, the platform is designed—according to official claims—to be "a network for nurturing entrepreneurship and creating business models for low-cost products and services in order to empower women and make them self-reliant and self-sufficient".  
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GDP.Q3.9.Thmb.jpg GDP surprise
Bikky Khosla | 06 Mar, 2018
It was unexpected but obviously pleasant. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the Indian economy grew 7.2 percent in the October-December quarter of 2017-18, the fastest in five quarters.  
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Rupee.9.Thmb.jpg India's biggest bank fraud
Bikky Khosla | 27 Feb, 2018
The banker-borrower nexus is not new to India, but the current episode, involving a high-profile businessmen and by far the biggest ever banking scam in the country’s history, shows that the nexus is far deeper than we have ever imagined. 
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Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Exports: Time for govt to step in
Bikky Khosla | 20 Feb, 2018
Exports for the first month of the calendar year 2018 stood at $24.38 billion. The latest data released by the Commerce Ministry can be interpreted in two ways. 
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msme-THMB-2010.jpg New MSME definition
Bikky Khosla | 13 Feb, 2018
The Union Cabinet last week approved a proposal to change the definition of Micro, Small and Medium enterprises.  
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budget-indiaTHMB.jpeg Budget boost to MSMEs
Bikky Khosla | 06 Feb, 2018
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget in the Lok Sabha last week. This is the current government’s last full Budget and therefore its focus on agriculture and the rural sector is quite expected. 
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msme-THMB-2010.jpg MSME sector, exports need Budget push
Bikky Khosla | 30 Jan, 2018
The Economic Survey, released by the government on Monday, paints a bright picture for the economy’s short and medium term growth.  
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