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‘Payment for procurement of grains goes directly to farmers’ account’

‘Payment for procurement of grains goes directly to farmers’ account’

🕔08:38, 2.Apr 2022

The payment for procurement of grains directly goes to the bank account of the farmers without any middlemen in between, the government told the Rajya Sabha on Friday. New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The payment for procurement of grains directly goes

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Gems, jewellery industry converted Covid crisis into opportunity: Piyush Goyal

Gems, jewellery industry converted Covid crisis into opportunity: Piyush Goyal

🕔07:43, 19.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday that the Indian gems and jewellery industry has converted the Covid crisis into an opportunity. Goyal was speaking at a virtual event organised by the Gem and Jewellery

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Services exports crossed $178 bn in 6 months despite Covid: Piyush Goyal

Services exports crossed $178 bn in 6 months despite Covid: Piyush Goyal

🕔20:22, 21.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) “While 2021 was a year in which we defied all odds, 2022 will be the breakthrough year which will unlock the country’s exponential value. Services Export for Apr-Dec 2021 reached more than $178 bn despite the

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G -20 acknowledges India’s Leadership on global concerns and supports views of India on wide array of issues -Piyush Goyal

G -20 acknowledges India’s Leadership on global concerns and supports views of India on wide array of issues -Piyush Goyal

🕔21:49, 29.Oct 2021

Agenda of the just concluded Sherpas’ meeting to finalize the Rome Declaration, which will be adopted by the Leaders at the G20 Summit – Goyal Happy to get support from G20 colleagues on mutual recognition of travel docs, including testing

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Government to start and institutionalise 24 hours “Helpline” for assistance to exporters and resolution of issues- Piyush Goyal

Government to start and institutionalise 24 hours “Helpline” for assistance to exporters and resolution of issues- Piyush Goyal

🕔10:40, 21.Sep 2021

Our aim is to make ‘Brand India’ a representative of quality, productivity, talent & innovation – Piyush Goyal Vanijya Saptah shows our strong resolve in Building a strong India of Tomorrow- Goyal Uttar Pradesh has made a commendable progress in

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India ready to sign limited trade deal with US: Goyal

India ready to sign limited trade deal with US: Goyal

🕔08:14, 11.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 11  Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that India is ready to sign a limited trade deal with the US at the earliest. Addressing the students of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade through video conferencing, Goyal

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ASEAN, India ministers discuss review of FTA

ASEAN, India ministers discuss review of FTA

🕔13:41, 30.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 30  The ASEAN-India Economic Ministers Consultations were held to discuss the review of the ASEAN India Trade in Goods Agreement (AITIGA), an official statement said on Sunday. The virtual meeting, held on Saturday, was co-chaired by Piyush

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India wants reciprocal trade with other countries: Goyal

India wants reciprocal trade with other countries: Goyal

🕔07:41, 11.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 11  Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday asserted that Indian products deserve fair access to other countries before these countries can freely access the Indian market. “India wants reciprocal trade with other countries,” he stressed. In his

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CAIT seeks ‘country of origin’ for all goods sold in India

CAIT seeks ‘country of origin’ for all goods sold in India

🕔18:53, 29.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 29  Carrying forward its campaign for boycott of Chinese products and purchase of Indian goods, the Confederation of All India Traders urged the Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal to make the mention of ‘country of origin’ mandatory

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National Retail Trade Policy under formulation: Goyal

National Retail Trade Policy under formulation: Goyal

🕔07:57, 5.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 5  Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said that the National Retail Trade Policy is currently under formulation. In a written reply in the Lok Sabha, the Minister said that the policy would create a conducive environment

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India treats all trade partners equally, says Goyal

India treats all trade partners equally, says Goyal

🕔07:09, 17.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 17  Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that India believes in fair trade practices and equal treatment to all and that the country is not contemplating any curbs on imports from either Malaysia or Turkey. Goyal

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No rushed approach towards FTAs, assures Goyal

No rushed approach towards FTAs, assures Goyal

🕔09:27, 31.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 31  Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Wedneday said that India will not enter into any free trade agreements (FTAs) or economic partnerships in a rush as any free trade agreement has to be a two-way benefit arrangement

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India-US continuously working towards resolving trade issues

India-US continuously working towards resolving trade issues

🕔17:30, 16.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 16  Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that India and the US were continuously working towards resolving their trade differences. However, the Minister stopped short of revealing whether the two countries have reached a deal

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Government working on 0% import duty on cashew kernel: Prabhu

Government working on 0% import duty on cashew kernel: Prabhu

🕔07:38, 15.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 15  As a measure of support for India’s cashew industry, the government is working on eliminating the import duty on cashew kernel, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday. Addressing the Kaju India 2019 global cashew buyer-seller

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Commerce Ministry to set up trade promotion bodies in 15 countries – Suresh Prabhu

Commerce Ministry to set up trade promotion bodies in 15 countries – Suresh Prabhu

🕔10:34, 20.Dec 2018

Union Minister of Commerce &Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu,said that the Ministry is examining the proposal to set up trade promotion bodies in 15 countries to promote exports of SMEs from India. Suresh Prabhu was speaking at the inaugural

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Prabhu asks FinMin to relieve credit crunch for exporters

Prabhu asks FinMin to relieve credit crunch for exporters

🕔10:33, 28.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 28  Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said he has taken up the issue of the credit crunch facing exporters with the Finance Ministry along with the request to ensure adequate availability of funds to them. Data

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India asks Oman to cut duties on chemical products

India asks Oman to cut duties on chemical products

🕔10:15, 18.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 18  India has requested Oman to reduce customs tariff on Indian chemical products, which would provide better market access to them in the Gulf nation, India’s Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday. A statement issued at the end

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Government notifies creation of DGTR

Government notifies creation of DGTR

🕔09:42, 18.May 2018

New Delhi, May 18  The Centre on Thursday notified the creation of a “Directorate General of Trade Remedies” (DGTR) in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. “DGTR will be the apex national authority for administering all trade remedial measures including

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Saudi allowing AI overflight shows new image of India: Prabhu

Saudi allowing AI overflight shows new image of India: Prabhu

🕔09:47, 24.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 24 Saudi Arabia’s permission for overflight of Air India’s new service between New Delhi and Tel Aviv reflects on a “new image of India”, Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday. Addressing the

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Trade protectionist measures serious, need to promote exports: Prabhu

Trade protectionist measures serious, need to promote exports: Prabhu

🕔19:57, 23.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 23  Amidst fears of an escalation in global trade protectionist measures, India should find out ways to promote its exports, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday. While addressing the CII northern region annual conference on

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