MSMEs in aerospace cannot fly

“While big players have the advantage of deep pockets and strong lobbies, MSMEs tend to lag behind though their potential is recognised.” Bengaluru: Years ago, many students joined the Central Manufacturing Technology Institute (CMTI) to study aerospace engineering. When they came out, they either joined established aeronautical companies or established their own small and medium […]

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MSME inclusion of street vendors does no good

Street vendors cannot access bank loans despite their inclusion in MSMEs. Urban street vendors now fall under the ambit of Ministry of Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise (MSME) but  they are unable to get loans because they fail to meet the eligibility criteria. Vijaylaxmi, a street vendor at Krishna Rajendra (K.R.) Market said that she […]

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