Owing to lack of an organised system in place and delayed payments of yarn subsidies, the financial situation of the handloom weavers in the State is in bad shape.
Telangana is one among the top five states in the country, which witnessed the ‘largest rise’ in subsidies in the last three years.
Members of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) are negotiating the agreement with the objective of curbing harmful subsidies to promote sustainable fishing.
Speaking at 'Being Future Ready Business Summit 2022', the CII President observed that a responsible and conscious industry must think beyond its own priorities to drive positive change for the nation
With rising costs of fuel and commodities, the government would need to place a cap and/ or provide subsidies for the MSME sector to cushion it from global inflation.
Unions have routinely held protests and strikes since the government officially ended state subsidies in October that caused a full tank of gasoline to cost more than the monthly minimum wage.
India has time and again emphasised that it is keen to finalise an agreement on fisheries subsidies in the WTO as irrational benefits and overfishing by many countries are hurting domestic fishermen.
If allowed, this will be the fifth increase in cooking gas rates across all categories - households using subsidised gas for cooking and heating purposes, non-subsidised fuel and industrial-sized gas.
The government had last year launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to provide 5 crore poor women with free LPG connections.