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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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FDI inflows rise 18% to $73 bn in FY20: Minister

FDI inflows rise 18% to $73 bn in FY20: Minister

🕔06:52, 29.May 2020

New Delhi, May 29  Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that total FDI into India grew at 18 per cent in 2019-20 to reach $73 billion. Last year, India had received FDI worth around $62 billion.

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After 3K Shramik trains, Goyal urges states to allow more

After 3K Shramik trains, Goyal urges states to allow more

🕔11:37, 25.May 2020

New Delhi, May 25 Union Railway Minister on Monday said that the national transporter has operated more than 3,000 Shramik Special trains to transport the stranded migrant workers and also appealed the state governments to give permission to railways to

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Railways ferried 20 lakh migrants in Shramik trains: Goyal

Railways ferried 20 lakh migrants in Shramik trains: Goyal

🕔17:30, 19.May 2020

New Delhi, May 19 Union Railway and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that the Indian Railways has transported over 20 lakh stranded migrant workers through the 1,565 Shramik Special trains since May 1. In a tweet, Goyal said,

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Govt committed to ensuring supply of essential goods: Goyal

Govt committed to ensuring supply of essential goods: Goyal

🕔07:10, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27  Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said the government is committed to ensure uninterrupted supply of essential goods to the public. In a series of tweets, the Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry said: “Had

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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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Railways needs Rs 50 lakh cr in next 12 yrs: Piyush Goyal

Railways needs Rs 50 lakh cr in next 12 yrs: Piyush Goyal

🕔06:49, 23.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 23  The Indian Railways will require about Rs 50 lakh crores in the next 12 years to meet the demands of new lines, better services and quality of services, said Railway Minister Piyush Goyal at the Rajya

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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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Piyush Goyal invites filmakers to promote cinema on trains

Piyush Goyal invites filmakers to promote cinema on trains

🕔12:50, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17 Minister of Railways and Commerce Piyush Goyal has lauded the novel idea of Indian Railways to invite filmmakers to promote their cinema projects on trains. The minister has also invited more filmmakers to use the medium of

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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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Recession inevitable if protectionism rises: Goyal

Recession inevitable if protectionism rises: Goyal

🕔11:40, 23.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 23  Indian Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday warned that the world economy will fall into a recession which will spare no country if the protectionist policies and “unilateral measures” being adopted by some developed countries continue.

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Air hostesses to give flight-like service on board Vande Bharat Exp

Air hostesses to give flight-like service on board Vande Bharat Exp

🕔19:08, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  After its high-tech interiors and tasty meals, now the superfast Delhi-Varanasi Vande Bharat Express will have smartly-turned out ‘airhostesses’ on board handing out food to passengers. Indian Railways has hired over 34 ‘airhostesses and flight stewards’

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Piyush Goyal takes charge as Railway Minister

Piyush Goyal takes charge as Railway Minister

🕔18:36, 31.May 2019

New Delhi, May 31 A day after being sworn in as Cabinet Minister, Piyush Goyal on Friday took charge as the Railway Minister for a second time and said that he will do more to improve passenger comfort and freight transportation.

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Narendra Modi takes oath as Prime Minister of India for 2nd time

Narendra Modi takes oath as Prime Minister of India for 2nd time

🕔19:12, 30.May 2019

Complete list of Narendra Modi cabinet with names and detailed portfolios Narendra Modi : Prime Minister Council of Ministers : Cabinet Ministers Rajnath Singh Amit Shah Nitin Gadkari Sadananda Gowda Nirmala Sitharaman Ram Vilas Paswan Narendra Singh Tomar Ravi Shankar

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Now monitor railway punctuality, earnings with ‘eDrishti’

Now monitor railway punctuality, earnings with ‘eDrishti’

🕔13:33, 25.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 25  Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday launched a dashboard for passengers to keep track of train punctuality as well as other such information from anywhere in the country. The ‘eDrishti’ dashboard has been developed by the

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NLCIL to build 200 toilets in railway stations

NLCIL to build 200 toilets in railway stations

🕔19:53, 24.Feb 2019

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Coal, GOI has laid foundation stone for construction of 200 toilet blocks in various railway stations in Tamil Nadu during the “Bhoomi Pooja” function held at Chennai Central Railway Station on 24/02/2019 in

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Feb 1 Budget could be full-fledged. showering sops

Feb 1 Budget could be full-fledged. showering sops

🕔10:30, 31.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 31  The interim budget to be presented in Parliament on Friday is expected to be a full-fledged budget of the Modi government ahead of the Lok Sabha elections that could include tax sops for the middle class

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Karnataka seeks coal for thermal plants from Goyal

Karnataka seeks coal for thermal plants from Goyal

🕔10:43, 28.Dec 2018

New Delhi/Bengaluru, Dec 28  Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Thursday urged Union Minister for Coal Piyush Goyal to rush coal blocks for three thermal plants in the state, said an official. “Kumaraswamy sought Goyal’s intervention to rush coal blocks

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