Nagaland

Nagaland Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy Launched Nagaland Start-up Portal Today

Nagaland Startup website

Kohima, August 16: Nagaland Startup Portal launched by Temjen Toy, Chief Secretary, Govt. Of Nagaland today (16th August)

With an aim to accelerate and promote local entrepreneurs in the State of Nagaland, the Department of Industries & Commerce has been appointed as the Nodal department to implement the Start-up Policy for the state which will create an enabling environment for start-ups to grow, by ensuring knowledge exchange, capacity building, policy interventions and access to funding.

Nagaland start-up Portal will create an enabling environment to address the aspirations of our youth said Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy

The main objectives of the startup portal is to:

-Facilitate at least 500 start-ups in the next five years, with a focus on establishing innovative “Made in Nagaland” products and services.

-Establish a world class State incubator, in partnership with global leaders on a PPP mode, which will nurture, guide and support existing and aspiring start-ups to become successful business ventures.

-Mobilizing funding for investment in Startups through various interventions, including establishing a Fund of Funds.

-Inculcate and stimulate a culture of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship by creating the requisite environment for learning and experimentation during all stages of education.

-Achieve creation of direct and indirect employment in the private sector.

Visit the Nagaland Start-up website: http://www.startup.nagaland.gov.in/