Emerging India Awards
ICICI Bank- CNBC TV18 'Emerging India Awards' is a much-respected benchmark of excellence in the SME sector. This is the first such initiative in India where the sole aim is to highlight and recognise the work and impact of SMEs that run 95% of the country's industrial units and account for 70% employment.
Emerging India Awards - 2008
The premier Emerging India Awards - 2008,honouring the top value creating SMEs, were announced at a glittering ceremony in London on July 8, 2008. The winners were chosen from over 3,00,000 nominations received in 16 award categories.
The 'Emerging India Awards' India's biggest initiative for the SME sector through its theme 'Think Global Go Global', recognised the most globally competitive SMEs, whose business practices are at par with global giants. In line with this theme, two overseas categories were introduced - U.K. and South East Asia. Apart from the regular industry categories, a 'Green Business' award was also announced for the most environment friendly SME.
|SME of the Year||Microqual Techno Pvt.Ltd.|
|Small Enterprise of the Year||Molecular Connections Private Limited|
|Green Business Award of the Year||Geetanjali Woollens Pvt. Ltd.|
|Overseas Business of the Year - Hong Kong & Singapore||Omni United (s)Pte Limited|
|Overseas Business of the Year - United Kingdom||Cobra Beer Limited|
|Women Entrepreneur||Next Brick Solutions Ltd|
|Auto, Ancillaries and Engineering||Shivalik Bimetal Controls Limited|
|Pharma & Chemicals||Dr. Lal Path Labs Private Ltd|
|FMCG, Food & Agri-Business||Aries Agro Ltd|
|Gems & Jewellery||Jewel Art|
|Textiles & Apparels||Matrix Clothing Private Limited|
|Information Technology, Communications and Entertainment (ICE) & IT enabled Services (IteS)||New Gen Software Technologies Ltd.|
|Infrastructure||Microqual Techno Pvt.Ltd.|
|Travel & Tourism||Pride Hotels Ltd.|
|Retail Trade||Turtle Limited|
|Non Retail||Molecular Connections Private Limited|
Emerging India Forums
The Emerging India Forums organised by ICICI Bank- CNBC TV18, provides a platform for SMEs to voice their views. These include important issues related to SMEs, be it on the policy front or issues related to technology, global markets, competitiveness etc.