SME Times News Bureau | 17 Jul, 2017
The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has announced a national training Programme to certify GST practitioners under its flagship scheme of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).
Launched on occasion of the second anniversary of Skill India Mission on the World Youth Skills day recently, the programme is aimed at smoother transition to the new tax regime seamlessly and conveniently.
Total 100 GST training centres across the nation were launched along with the training curriculum.
Speaking at the event, Minister of State ( I/C) MSDE Rajiv Pratap Rudy said, “This year we will focusing extensively on quality, our schemes and programs have to orient themselves to seeking regional balance so that maximum number of people can reap the benefit and add to their personal and the country’s economic growth."
The event saw prominent Industry captains and key representatives of companies participate and more than 32000 companies pledged support to apprenticeship training for Skill India Mission under the National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS).
MSDE also announced the launched of National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS) in BFSI Sector and along with candidates receiving their apprenticeship letters at the gathering.