Guidelines for disbursement of incentives under M-SIPS

Thursday, September 25, 2014: To set out procedures for claim and disbursement of incentives under the M-SIPS, separate guidelines were finalized and were released on 4th June, 2014. The details in this regard can be viewed at DeitY official website: http://deity.gov.in/sites/upload_files/dit/files/MSIPS_Disbursement_Guidelines.pdf For further details, please contact Smt Vandana Srivastava, Addl Director, Deity (vandana.srivastava@nic.in)

Review of M-SIPS policy

Thursday, September 25, 2014: The policy for Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme (M-SIPS) has been under implementation for nearly 20 months. However, during the implementation of the scheme, certain areas of improvement have been experienced. Additionally, several suggestions and inputs have been received from the applicants of M-SIPS, Industry Associations and other stakeholders. As per para [...]

Micro small & medium enterprises applications for MSIPS supported by DeitY

Thursday, September 25, 2014: In its effort to boost MSME in ESDM sector, DeitY actively encourages MSMEs to apply for MSIPS incentives. Till now, DeitY has received following applications from MSMEs for various projects. More MSMEs are invited to make use of this opportunity and be part of the expanding world of Indian ESDM sector. All [...]

Proposal for development of Indian conditional access system (CAS) approved by DeitY

Thursday, September 25, 2014: DeitY has been taking steps to promote indigenous manufacturing of Set Top Box (STB) for Cable / DTH TV, keeping in view the huge indigenous requirement on account of roadmap for digitalization of the broadcast sector. The Core Advisory Group for Research and Development (R&D) in Electronics Hardware (CAREL), the empowered group [...]


Indian printed circuit board industry makes its presence felt in Japan

Monday, June 02, 2014: An Indian Printed Circuit Association (IPCA) delegation led by Shri Viral Bhulani, President and including Shri Manu Tiwari, Senior Consultant, DeitY, participated in Japan Printed Circuit Association (JPCA) show 2014 held on 4th to 6th June 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. The delegation presented the Opportunities of Investment in Electronics System Design and [...]

Govt Policy

R&D expenditure cannot exceed 50% of approved project cost

According to the new guidelines, only expenditure on R&D that leads to manufacture of products will be considered eligible for incentives under MSIPS. Standalone R&D units are not eligible for subsidies By EB Bureau Tuesday, August 12, 2014: The Indian electronics industry needs to focus on strengthening its research and development (R&D) activities to compete and [...]


BUDGET 2014: Imported electronics will be costilier

Highlights of the Budget 2014, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday, July 24, 2014: MANUFACTURING *Imported electronics will be costilier * It’s time India started its own defence manufacturing *Tax incentives for manufacturing sector will aid in revival *Need to revive growth in manufacturing, infra sectors *Needs a push for job creation, especially in the [...]

DeitY supports Bosch Automotive Electronics efforts for vendor development in India

Wednesday, May 30, 2014: M/s Bosch Automotive Electronics organized a vendor workshop on April 10, 2014 at Bengaluru. The global leadership of Bosch Automotive Electronics was represented by Mr. Andreas Fischer, EVP Bosch. Dr. Ajay Kumar, Joint Secretary, DeitY made a presentation about the various opportunities available for Bosch and its vendors under the various policy [...]

Scheme to expand PhD Base in Electronics Design and Manufacturing

Wednesday, March 19, 2014: The National Policy on Electronics (NPE 2012) gives special thrust on significantly increasing the number of PhDs in the country to enable India to compete globally in the coming decades, to develop an ecosystem of research, development and IP creation in these knowledge intensive sectors. The NPE 2012, inter alia, sets [...]

NPE presented in Singapore

Wednesday, March 19, 2014: Dr. Ajay Kumar, Joint Secretary visited Singapore to attend the Governmental Advisory Committee of ICANN Board from Mar 23-27, 2014. At the sideline of the Governmental Advisory Committee of ICANN Board meeting, Dr. Kumar met with Singaporean ESDM companies to promote investment in the electronics sector. Singapore is also a major global [...]