With a focus on promotion of organic exports, APEDA forms dedicated organic promotion division

APEDA formulates roadmap to push organic exports from Uttarakhand and Sikkim Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) in a significant move to bolster India’s organic export sector has created a dedicated organic promotion division for the promotion of organic exports. This division is now serving as a focal point for coordinating efforts […]

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3rd Meeting of ASEAN-India Trade in Goods Agreement (AITIGA) Joint Committee, 16-19 February 2024

The 3rd meeting of AITIGA Joint Committee for undertaking the review of ASEAN-India Trade in Goods Agreement (AITIGA) was hosted by India in Vanijya Bhawan, New Delhi from 16-19 February 2024. The meeting was co-chaired by Shri Rajesh Agrawal, Additional Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India and Ms. Mastura Ahmad Mustafa, […]

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APEDA hosts Capacity Building Programme and Buyer Meet in Mirzapur to unlock agricultural export potential

To tap into the export potential of agricultural and processed food products from Eastern Uttar Pradesh, also known as Purvanchal, Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) organized the ‘Agri-Export: Capacity Building cum Buyer-Seller Meet’ in Mirzapur yesterday. The event was graced by the Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Smt. […]

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APEDA facilitates around 500 startups to market and export millet based value added products

Sangrur farmer turns exporter, ships 14 metric tonne ready-to-cook millets to Australia Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) has facilitated around 500 startups in marketing and exporting millet based value added products. A farmer from Sangrur, Shri Dilpreet Singh, has transformed into an exporter, marking his first export consignment of 14.3 metric […]

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Startup India Initiative: Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) recognises 7,559 startups in Tamil Nadu till December 2023

The Government with an intent to build a strong ecosystem for nurturing innovation and encouraging investments launched the Startup India initiative on16thJanuary2016. The Government unveiled an Action Plan for Startups comprising of schemes and incentives envisaged to create a vibrant startup ecosystem in the country. The Action Plan comprises of 19 action items spanning across […]

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GeM records 3 Lakh Crore in GMV within 11 months of this fiscal year; breaks all records

GeM order value from States rise 56% to Rs 49,302 cr in FY 23-24 392 new categories created under ‘One District One Product’, improves visibility of arts and crafts products With fourth quarter of this financial year still awaiting its end, the integrated digital platform has recorded a Gross Merchandise Value of Rs 3 lakh […]

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Women are leading prestigious science projects like Aditya L1 mission, Chandrayaan3 etc, says Union S&T Minister Dr Jitendra Singh

Women now constitute 43% enrolment in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics & Medicine) streams at Higher Education level: Dr Jitendra Singh No gender bias in promotions, clarifies Dr Jitendra Singh, the overall representation of Women in S&T jobs will soon improve “In the coming years, this trend will eventually reflect in higher Women representation in […]

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Quality and Sustainability to define India’s journey to become developed by 2047: Shri Piyush Goyal

Create a confident ecosystem that respects ‘Zero Effect and Zero Defect’: Sh. Goyal to graduating students Gunvatta Gurukul by Quality Council of India Celebrates First Batch Graduation, 87 young professionals graduate Union Minister for Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food & Public, Distribution and Textiles, Shri Piyush Goyal said that it is important to understand […]

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DPIIT promotes ODOP initiative to foster regional development

DPIIT organizes nationwide ‘One District One Product Sampark’ events to spur local e-commerce growth, promote artisans and farmers ‘ODOP Sampark’ workshops conducted in 15 states to facilitate collaboration between Centre and local sellers, revive indigenous industries Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is conducting nationwide events under its ‘One District One Product […]

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