The Indian rupee has witnessed a flat opening at 71.17 per US dollar against Monday’s close of 71.18 per US dollar.

Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Giriraj Singh, on Monday said that value of MSME related products’ exported during 2017-18 has reached USD 147,390.08 million.

NEW DELHI: The government is considering giving complete exemption to startups from angel tax once they are certified by the Commerce and Industry Ministry, a move aimed at helping budding entrepreneurs, official sources said.

K.P.R. Mill, one of the largest vertically integrated textile player, has announced that it is planning to add another 10 million garment capacity leading to a total garment capacity of 115 million.

Garment shipments to non-traditional, mostly major, markets grew by 41 per cent year-on-year to $2.07 billion in the first six months of the current fiscal year, 2018-19, compared to the same period of the previous year, which was $1.46 billion.

The goods and services tax (GST) was rolled out with a historic and unprecedented unanimous vote in Parliament. But nearly two years later, it is still somewhat of a mixed bag.