Make in India


Make in India outreach has attracted many German SMEs: PM Modi

Berlin: The Make in India Mittelstand (MIIM) launched to encourage German small and medium industry (SME) to India has evoked major interest in Germany, giving further boost to bilateral business ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on May 30. “Germany is contributing in a big way to the…

Lack of local parts hampers Make in India campaign

Lack of local parts hampers Make in India campaign

In February, weather stations located around the north-east Indian state of Meghalaya recorded 600mm of rainfall in Cherrapunjee, a town of 15,000 people. Although the area generally gets more rain than almost anywhere else on earth, the state until recently lacked such real-time information on w…


Shift in plan: Make in India to focus only on few key sectors

Facing flak for attracting less-than-expected foreign investment in manufacturing sectors under the Make in India campaign, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has now decided to focus on a few key sectors, instead of all 25 that were included in the scheme. Launched in Septe…