- Earlier this month, the secretary had said that there is a need to augment more flow of funds into startups and if there are any regulations or laws that need to be changed to augment that flow, "we would like to talk that".
- As many countries provide tax and other incentives to angel investments into startups, the government here is also looking at those.
- Besides, investments by listed companies with a net worth of Rs 100 crore or turnover of Rs 250 crore into an eligible startup also exempted from the Section 56(2)(viib), beyond the Rs 25 crore limit.
DPIIT holds meeting with startups on ways to increase investment
1 March 2019 8:20 AM GMT
The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) Monday held consultations with startups and investors to discuss ways to increase flow of funds to budding businesses, an official said. "There is a need to incentivise investments