The role of Industrial establishments in providing opportunities for employment to the people of Sikkim cannot be overstated. Industrialization must play an important part in employment generation as well as contributing in meaningful ways in social welfare development of the region that they are located in. The Commerce and Industries Department of the Government of Sikkim is Responsible for providing the environment for investors to come to Sikkim to set up industries units consistent with the conservation norms that are being followed in the state.
While the growth of large industries and mega projects in the state has been phenomenal over the last few decades, the development of local entrepreneurship has not received much attention. It will be the new government’s endeavour to promote Micro. Small and Medium Enterprises in Sikkim and focus on entrepreneurship development. At the same time, the government will promote “Ease of Doing Business” to ensure that the new entrepreneurs do not face difficulties in setting up their units and to streamline permission and regulatory frameworks Read more