Entering into its fifth successful year, the India International MSME Start-up Expo 2018 will begin at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi today.
The three-day event ending on June 24 aims to boost MSMEs, Startups and budding young entrepreneurs. It also aims to provide them with the much needed unified global platform for networking and assist them in exhibiting their ideas.
Union Minister of Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu will inaugurate the expo along with Minister of State- PMO DONER Jitendra Singh.
Minister of State for Culture Mahesh Sharma, Minister of Industrial Development in the Uttar Pradesh Government Satish Mahana and envoys of Thailand, Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan will also be present on the occasion.
The agenda of the exposition is to promote entrepreneurship and self-employment to generate maximum job opportunities.
It will also provide a one-stop global platform to connect, network, partner and share information with Domestic & International SMEs to find new business opportunities in either country.
The event will witness more than 20,000 visitors, 250 exhibitors, 100 B2G/B2B Meetings, 50 Embassies and Global Participants, 30 banks and investors, 15 PSUs-Government Departments and 10 concurrent summits.(Minimal edits applied, story generated from syndicated ANI feed)