Trademark – Know how to trademark your brand

What is a Trademark A trademark or trade mark is a distinctive sign or indicator of some kind which is used by an individual, business organization or other legal entity to uniquely identify the source of its products and/or services to consumers, and to distinguish its products or services from those of other entities. A trademark is a device which can take almost any form, as long as it is …

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Digital Signatures

Digital signature certificates or DSC are required for filing income tax returns, company filings, import export clearance and e-tenders. A Digital Signature is the equivalent of a physical signature in electronic format, as it establishes the identity of the sender of an electronic document in the Internet. Digital Signatures are used in India for online transactions such as Income Tax E-Filing, Company or LLP Incorporation, Filing Annual Return, E-Tenders, etc., …

Maharashtra Subsidy & Schemes for MSMEs

The Maharashtra Government provides assistance to entrepreneurs and small scale industries through various subsidies and schemes operated by state government departments or corporations. In this article, we cover three schemes operated by the Maharashtra State, Directorate of Industries namely the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP), Seed Money Scheme (SMS) and District Industries Center Loan Scheme. Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme Under the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme, manufacturing project with an …

Types of Business Ownerships

We look at the different types of Business Ownerships. Proprietorship A sole proprietorship is a type of unregistered business entity that is owned, managed and controlled by one person. Sole proprietorship’s are one of the most common forms of business in India, used by most micro and small businesses operating in the unorganised sectors. Proprietorships are very easy to start and have very minimal regulatory compliance requirement for started and …

Third Monthly Network Meeting

Bassein Christian Business Association (BCBA) conducted its 3 rd monthly meeting on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at Imperia Banquets, Bhabola, Vasai. The world around us is changing: Changing at a breakneck speed, disrupting our lives in many ways; technology playing the most crucial role in that. And to explain this, we had a man at the helm, Mr. Vipin Surelia, Vice President – Risk and Compliance at PayTM. Mr. Vipin …

First Monthly Network Meeting

We had the First Networking Meeting at Pereira House, Near Cardinal Gracias Hospital. The meeting started at 7.30am with Prayer. The main Speaker was Raymond D’souza  who spoke on Networking for the Business and the Growth of the Business. Later on, Paul Gonsalves gave a 10 minute presentation on his business. 3rd part was the introduction of each member for 10 sec, and this generated the business inquires. We later had a Testimonial …

BCBA Launched

Bassein Christian Business Association (BCBA) was officially inaugurated on September 10, 2016 at YMCA, hall by His Grace Archbishop Felix Machado. Around 250 Christian entrepreneurs from Vasai–Virar region gathered for the launch ceremony. While talking to business people, Archbishop said that the business people should follow ethical practices and help each other to grow. Also, he mentioned that we need to avoid any misunderstanding with other communities and we should work …