Jul 12, 2021 04:17 PM IST
Time to put a gender-lens on all government schemes and processes, as enabling women enterprise ownership is an imperative
- May 01, 2021 02:27 PM IST
Chandigarh entrepreneur Sartaj Lamba runs a fleet of wheelchair-enabled cabs that offer mobility to the elderly and disabled in seven north Indian cities.
- Apr 17, 2021 11:39 AM IST
Amrita Malik's fintech offers payment solutions; Dr Miniya Chatterji helps brands become profitable and sustainable; and Shruti Aggarwal's app is disrupting traditional lending in India.
- Mar 05, 2021 03:21 PM IST
The number of women taking the entrepreneurial route has increased over the years. From a medium- to long-term perspective, the pandemic has also created opportunities thereby levelling the playing field for women entrepreneurs significantly, says Saroja Yeramilli, Founder and CEO, Melorra.
- Jun 20, 2020 08:12 AM IST
Babita Gupta and Shivani Agarwal refused to give up on their dreams and employees during the COVID-19 lockdown. This is how they survived and thrived.
- May 09, 2020 08:03 AM IST
As COVID-19 puts a halt to the wheels of economies worldwide, five entrepreneurs and self-employed women in India share their experiences.
- Apr 25, 2020 08:09 AM IST
Motherhood triggered these three entrepreneurs to create jobs, platforms and opportunities for other women.
- Jan 09, 2019 03:41 PM IST
The Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY) is a flagship scheme of the government to provide loans of up to Rs 10 lakh to small entrepreneurs. The loans are being given by banks, small finance banks, non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) and microfinance institutions.
- Apr 27, 2018 09:18 AM IST
It's amazing to see so many Indian women following their passions and starting new ventures.
- Nov 24, 2017 03:35 PM IST
Women entrepreneurs, across geographies and cultures, face similar challenges – however, it is their will to succeed and rebel streak that continues to fuel their passion...
- Jan 07, 2017 04:20 PM IST
The Centre would shortly launch an exclusive scheme for women entrepreneurs, a senior official in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) said today.
- Jun 02, 2016 12:04 PM IST
The male dominated world has always been reluctant to acknowledge that women are as good as men on parameters of hard work, intelligence quotient and leadership traits.
- May 19, 2016 11:18 AM IST
Entrepreneurship was once considered a man‘s territory, but with each passing year women are taking the plunge and leading their own enterprises. This however, does not come without its own challenges.
- May 02, 2016 10:48 AM IST
Mumbai-based technology startup accelerator Zone Startups is launching a first-of-its-kind six-week programme 'empoWer' to support women entrepreneurs who are building technology ventures.
- Jan 06, 2016 06:45 PM IST
While one of the funds will be for loans disbursed under the MUDRA Yojana, the other will be to support the â€œstand-up indiaâ€ campaign launched to assist scheduled castes and scheduled tribes (SC/ST) and women entrepreneurs
- Mar 11, 2014 03:42 PM IST
The study titled Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Finance: Improving Access to Finance for Women-owned Businesses in India, estimates that of the total financing demand of USD 158 billion ( Rs 868000 crore) for women-owned businesses, formal sources are able to channel only USD 42 billion ( Rs 231000 crore).
- Jan 31, 2014 10:31 AM IST
â€œWith this, the total sum of securitisations completed during FY14 (YTD) is Rs 727.37 crore. The first four substantial securitizations were: Rs 321 crore (on September 30), Rs 80.81 crore (on December 11), Rs 215 crore (on December 19) and Rs 55 crore (on December 30),â€ it said in a statement.
- Oct 24, 2013 11:17 AM IST
5ideas.in to launch city-level networks for women business owners, to put she-preneurs in the driver's seat
- Mar 08, 2013 02:46 PM IST
Pooja Shah and Jayata Jhaveri, Founders, Masti Voyage, a customized tours and travels firm
- Mar 08, 2013 02:19 PM IST
Ishani Dutt Sarkar, Founder, Half2five, a children‘s clothing line in ethnic cotton fabrics