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What Commerce Ministry is doing to boost exports

What Commerce Ministry is doing to boost exports

What Commerce Ministry is doing to boost exports. The commerce ministry is working with other ministries to identify specific service segments with a view to handhold them to boost their exports. Nirmala Sitharaman, who held the Commerce and Industry portfolio before being named the Defence Minister in Cabinet reshuffle, said India is emerging as a

Woman Defence Minister women empowerment Randeep Hooda

Woman Defence Minister biggest signs of women empowerment: Randeep Hooda

Mumbai: Woman Defence Minister women empowerment Randeep Hooda. Actor Randeep Hooda says having a woman Defence Minister in the Indian government is one of the biggest signs of women empowerment in the country. “A woman Defence Minister is one of the biggest signs of women empowerment in any country,” Randeep tweeted on Sunday. Nirmala Sitharaman

Modi congratulates those inducted in Council of Ministers

New Delhi, Sep 3, Modi congratulates those inducted in Council of Ministers. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated all those who joined his Council of Ministers, saying their experience and wisdom would add immense value to it. Nine ministers took oath and four were promoted as Cabinet ministers as part of the third reshuffle carried

Glad to have Jaitley as my Cabinet Minister

Glad to have Jaitley as my Cabinet Minister: Shiv Pratap Shukla

Shiv Pratap Shukla: Glad to have Jaitley as my Cabinet Minister. Shiv Pratap Shukla, who has been promoted as the Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance, has expressed his happiness over getting Arun Jaitley as his Cabinet Minister.Speaking to ANI here, he said, “Every work is challenging and this responsibility of finance is

Sitharaman gets Defence, Goyal made Railways Minister

New Delhi, Sep 3  Nirmala Sitharaman emerged as the biggest gainer of the cabinet reshuffle today as Prime Minister Modi gave her the heavyweight Defence portfolio, while Piyush Goyal replaced Suresh Prabhu in the Railway Ministry in a major rejig, which saw nine new faces being inducted.Sitharaman became the first woman Defence Minister of the

Steps taken to strengthen eco ties with S-East Asia: Sitharaman

Imphal, Aug 20, Sitharaman: Steps taken to strengthen eco ties with S-East Asia. Union Commerce and Industries Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that steps have been taken to strengthen economic ties with several South East Asian countries especially neighbouring Myanmar.The Centre will be working together with Manipur government to pursue this course to improve international

Come up with ideas to replace convocation gowns: Nirmala Sitharaman

Come up with ideas to replace convocation gowns: Nirmala Sitharaman

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today asked students and faculty of prestigious IIFT to come up with ideas to replace the traditional gowns, worn by them at convocations. She expressed hope that by next convocation, students and faculty of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) would come up with something new. “I am sure that many

No plans to close Rubber Board: Govt

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app For Android For IOS New Delhi, July 26  The government does not have a plan to shut down the Rubber Board, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told the Rajya Sabha today. While moving a motion in the Upper House for electing one MP as

India has taken up visa issue with US: Nirmala

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS New Delhi, Jul 17, The US has not made any ‘comprehensive changes’ in its work visa programmes, including H-1B visas, so far despite India taking up the issue with the American government from time to time, Parliament was informed

Not denied visa to India Foundation researchers: Chinese Embassy

Not denied visa to India Foundation researchers: Chinese Embassy

The Chinese Embassy on Saturday said that it has not denied visa to two researchers of a seven-member India Foundation delegation for visiting the Fudan University in Shanghai. Spokesperson of Chinese Embassy in India Counsellor Xie Liyan denied the report and said that all seven members of India Foundation delegation to visit China got their

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Foxconn seeks 13 acre land at JNPT SEZ: Gadkari

Taiwan-based IT major Foxconn has sought 13 acre land at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust s special economic zone (SEZ), Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said. The contract manufacturer makes products for global device brands like Apple, BlackBerry, Amazon, Motorola, Xiaomi and Sony and has bulk of its factories in China.“Foxconn has sought a land parcel of

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‘Mid-term foreign trade policy to be out before GST roll-out’

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the revised mid-term foreign trade policy (FTP) is to be announced few days ahead of July 1, the scheduled date for the Goods and Services Tax roll out. After holding a meeting with various stakeholders, including exporters as part mid-term review of FTP (2015-20) here, the minister also

Tripura to have 2nd Integrated Development Complex

Agartala: The second Integrated Development Complex (IDC) of Tripura will come up at Manughat Land Customs Station in Unakoti district, bordering Moulavi Bazar district of Bangladesh, to boost trade with the neighbouring country. “The state government has got a sanction of Rs 12.62 crore from the Ministry of Commerce to set up the Integrated Development

India is keen to resume FTA talks with EU: Nirmala

New Delhi: Asserting that India is keen on resuming long-stalled talks for trade pact with the European Union, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said she has approached the 28-nation bloc for a meeting of chief negotiators of the two sides. While speaking with reporters here, the minister said that after returning from