Women Entrepreneurs

 

There were 712 joint stock companies started by women entrepreneurs in Kerala from April to September 2016. Details of joint stock companies working in Kerala are given in Appendix 3.9.

 

Appendix 3.9

Details of Joint Stock Companies Working in Kerala - 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

Sl. No

Particulars

Private Limited

Public Limited

Total

1

Number of Joint Stock Companies in Kerala as on 31.03. 2016

25899

1606

27505

2

Number of Companies newly registered from 01.04.2015 to 31.03.2016

1289*

107

1396

3

Number of Companies transferred from other States from 01.04.2016 to 31.03.2016

7

0

7

4

Number of Companies wound up dissolved / struck off/amalgamated from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

172

10

182

5

Number of Companies transferred to other States from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

7

1

8

6

Net addition to the total Number of Joint Stock Companies in Kerala from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016[(2+3)-(4+5)]

1117

96

1213

(A)

Number of companies converted from public to private during 2015-16

 

3

3

(B)

Number of companies converted from private to public during 2015-16

2

 

2

7

Total Number of Joint Stock Companies in Kerala as on 30.09.2016 (Item 1+6)

27016

1702

28718

8

Total Number of Joint Stock Companies started by Women Entrepreneurs in Kerala from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

645

67

712

9

Total Number of Government Companies registered in Kerala as on 31.03.2016

44

96

140

10

Total Number of Government Companies registered in Kerala from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

 

2

2

11

Number of government Companies wound up from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

0

0

0

12

Net addition to the total Number of Government Companies in Kerala from 01.04.2015 to 31.03.2016(Item 10-11)

0

2

2

13

Total number of Government Companies in Kerala as on 30.09.2016(Item 9+12)

44

98

142

14

Name of Government Companies, newly registered in Kerala on 2015-16

1.Liect Nidhi Limited

2. Thriveni Nidhi Limited

15

Name of Government Companies, wound up from 01.04.2015 to 31.03.2016

Nil

16

Number of other major companies wound up from 01.04.2016 to 30.09.2016

Nil

* including 56 OPCs

Source : Registrar of Joint Stock Companies

 

KSIDC conducted Young Entrepreneurs Summit" (YES) with the theme of collaborating and networking' and had tied up with Indian Software Product Industry Round Table(ISPIRT) and India Private Equity andVenture Capital Association (IVCA) for YESCAN 2015. KSIDC had set up first All Women Incubation Centre at Assumption College, Changanacheery.
 
 
KSIDC has identified encouraging women entrepreneurs as one of the key areas of growth for Kerala economy. In this backdrop, KSIDC has embarked upon a path breaking initiative, the WE- Mission Kerala, which aims at scaling up the women-led endeavours through comprehensive support measures. To strengthen women entrepreneurship in Kerala, the mission helps to identify, promote and provide support to women entrepreneurs for scaling up their existing business ventures.
 
WE Mission comes up with the services like:
  • Mentoring support for women entrepreneurs
  • Exposure visits to successful women enterprises
  • Financial assistance from KSIDC
  • Arranging necessary infrastructure and incubation
  • Exposure visits to successful women enterprises
  • Collaborating and networking the business ventures
 
 
The Kerala State Women's Development Corporation (KSWDC) seeks to bring women out of binding normative strictures by making them active participators in societal development and progress. It means the Government of Kerala's concern in empowering the women of the state. For KSWDC, a just and equal society is not a distant utopian dream, for here empowerment is real and yields tangible results. By encouraging women to be ambitious and confident about their success drives, KSWDC furnishes them with the required support system that makes their needs come into fulfillment. Economic dependence being a weighty hurdle in the realization of such a cause, the organization has many a scheme and policy to cater to the growing demands of the women of the state.

 

For more information, visit: www.yeskerala.org