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Why Women Entrepreneurs Are Poised For Success In India

Women's entrepreneurship in India has evolved at a slow rate. From the vast majority of women entrepreneurs being engaged in labour-intensive, food-based businesses, they now have a presence in almost all the prominent sectors of the economy. In order to make this transition, female entrepreneurs have worked hard in overcoming certain unique societal problems. Fortunately, the signs are clear that better days are ahead.
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Startup India: A State By State Review

In order to provide an impetus to the Indian entrepreneurial landscape, the government launched the "Startup India, Standup India" campaign on 16 January, 2016. The initiative aims to set up a network of startups and provide a new dimension to entrepreneurship in the country. Meanwhile, Swaniti Initiative, a non-profit organisation working on data insights, took a closer look at state-level performance on startup friendly policies, examining different variables that are important for businesses. Here are some findings.