Chhattisgarh’s solar policy

EB Bureau Thursday, October 16, 2014:  According to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), the total installed grid-connected solar power capacity at the end of FY 2013-14 stood at 2632MW. Out of this, only 688 MW, representing 26...

Govt unveils Rs 2,200 crore Electronics Development Fund

The Electronics Development Fund (EDF) was launched by the Minister for Communications & Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad, on the sidelines of the ongoing 'Make In India Week' in Mumbai. The Indian Government has launched Rs 2,200 crore EDF as...

DeitY grants interim extension under CRS

Wednesday, 07 August 2013: DeitY has announced over 332 extension orders out of the 471 applications received for it to grant an extension under its compulsory registration scheme (CRS). The remaining applications are in the advanced stages of scrutiny. BIS had...

NITI Aayog working on a national policy and incentives on AI

India will have a national policy on Artificial Intelligence soon, the initiative being spearheaded by National Institution for Transforming India, NITI Aayog. The policy will outline the areas of research, adoption, and ways of gaining profits out of the technology.  The...

Electronics industry poised to grow to US$ 400 billion by 2020, courtesy the ‘Make...

With the changing dynamics of the consumer electronics industry, and the new government at the Centre, industry players are upbeat about their future prospects and completely support the ‘Make in India’ drive By Diksha P Gupta The Consumer Electronics and Appliances...

Revamping NPE 2012 to achieve the goal of a US$ 400 billion turnover by...

India is one of the fastest growing markets for electronics in the world. There is potential to develop the electronic system design and manufacturing (ESDM) sector to meet India’s domestic demand as well as build capacity to export. The...

Govt readies institutional framework to push electric mobility

The government plans to set up a committee for an institutional framework on large-scale adoption of electric vehicles in India as a viable clean energy mode particularly for shared mass transport to help bring down alarming levels of pollution...

New Policy to Address Concerns of Industry: Telecom Min

The Government is planning to optimally price spectrum, review taxes and charges such as licencing fees and spectrum usage charges In the wake of various concerns raised by telecom companies, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha said on Thursday said that the...

Scheme offers Rs 15 mn to set up test labs

The scheme has been brought in to strengthen the available testing infrastructure and expand the network of testing labs in the country to ensure electronic goods comply with notified standards By EB Bureau Monday, November 11, 2013: The Department of Electronics and...

Madhya Pradesh gets a ‘fab’-ulous investment policy

The government of Madhya Pradesh has given the semiconductor industry a boost with its new investment policy. This move is an encouraging one for the upcoming fab units and for the unemployed youth of the state By Shweta Sengar The Analogue...

Kapil Sibal visits US and Japan to attract investors for India’s ESDM sector

The minister released the catch line for the ESDM sector: Electronics India—Billion Needs, Million Chips With an aggressive effort to attract Rs 25 billion in investments for the Electronics System Design and Manufacturing Sector (ESDM) in 2013, Kapil Sibal, Minister...

US Team To Meet MeitY; Lobby For Roll-Back Of Import Duties On ICT Products

Meeting scheduled with officials from the Ministry of Electronics and IT on January 24. A team of US officials will be in India later this month to discuss the import duties levied or raised by the Centre last year on...

Domestic auto industry seeks cars to be left out of FTA with European Union

With the resumption of long-stalled negotiations on free trade pact between India and the European Union gaining ground, domestic automobile industry wants cars to be kept out of the agreement. According to PTI, while in the past, EU had demanded...

In 5 years, India may rank 2nd in manufacturing competitiveness, worldwide

This seems quite a possibility as the stage has been well set with the Indian government’s latest initiatives to boost manufacturing in the electronics industry. Now, it remains to be seen how well industry takes advantage of these policies...

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