Funding Support & Incentives Made Available to Startups in Kerala as per the Kerala Startup Technology Policy 2014

The Kerala Start Up Technology Policy 2014 aims to bring about a world- class scientific and technology ecosystem which would empower and enable its youth to pursue their dreams within the State.   Here is an overview of the steps that State has taken in terms of offering funding support and incentives:   In an […]

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How Kerala Is Set To Support The Make In India Campaign Strongly

In September 2014, the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Sh.Narendra Modi launched the Make in India campaign. By September 2015, Kerala had aligned itself to be a formidable support for the Make In India campaign by working through the State specific issues and emerge as the forerunner in more ways than one.   Kerala: Attractive […]

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The Rise of Renewable Energy in Kerala

Kerala, as a State has been discussing Renewable Energy since some time now. In March, 2013, the huge range of renewable energy projects that featured in the State Budget announcement was met with much enthusiasm.   The discussions spanned plans of harnessing both wind and solar energy potentials.   In August, 2015 all of these […]

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The Growth of FinTech Industry in India and its Positive Effects in Kerala

The growth of the FinTech Industry in India has provided a solution to one of the major problems faced by individuals and families alike – the problem of managing money. Commonly, too much is spent and too little saved or invested. Access to good financial services has been limited so far. And this is what […]

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The Key Investment Zones in Kerala With Immense Potential – Part II

In the previous blog post we discussed about 7 of the Key Investment Zones in Kerala. Here, in continuation, we discuss the remaining areas of focus.   1. Infrastructure Development Kerala took a pioneering role in attracting private investments in building green fields when it built the highly successful Cochin International Airport, which recently also […]

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The Key Investment Zones in Kerala With Immense Potential – Part I

Once the centre for trade in Asia, Kerala has come a long way in terms of business landmark, investment potentials , excellent law & order situation, unparalleled infrastructure, well-trained human resource pool, and rich natural resource maintained in a sustainable manner.  The Industry atmosphere in Kerala has resulted it in being one of the preferred […]

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List of Clearances and Approvals Needed Before Starting an Industry in Kerala

Setting up of Industrial projects in the State to become a hassle free operation, Government of Kerala has introduced the Single Window Clearance System in the State. A single window facility started with an aim of expediting the issue of various clearances for new Industrial Projects, effective from 1st June 2000. As per the system, […]

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Kerala Making Its Presence Felt at GITEX Technology Week 2015

GITEX Technology Week 2015 is on the path to be taken over my the elegance and high spirited enthusiasm of Kerala. The Kerala IT pavilion, which features 33 companies from the state, were inaugurated recently at the Event.   Launched in 1981, GITEX is an annual international trading hub for the global technology sector and the ICT […]

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Technopark Phase III – Taurus Downtown, to become a reality

The Framework Agreement for the Rs. 1,200 crores IT / ITeS investment project in Technopark Phase III – Taurus Downtown Technopark, has been signed between Technopark and the US based project investors, Taurus.   The tripartite deal, involving Technopark, US based Taurus Investment Holdings (TIH) and its Indian subsidiary THR India Venture was signed in […]

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Men With Machines – A Story of Sastra Robotics

It all started in 2009, when the three first year engineering students – Aronin P, Achu Wilson and Akhil A – at Government Engineering College, Sreekrishnapuram, Palakkad happened to attend a conference on Robotics in Bangalore. The talks at the conference, offered them a glimpse of the potential of Robotics in India. And thus started […]

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