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  • India-Brazil Set Target of USD 15 Billion Trade by 2022

    Decoding The Economy28, Jan 2020, 4:45 PM IST

    India-Brazil Set Target of USD 15 Billion Trade by 2022

    The visit of the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, is a sign of the growing importance of India – Brazil bilateral partnership said Union Minister of Commerce and Industry & Railways, Piyush Goyal, during his address at the inaugural session of the India-Brazil Business Forum held in New Delhi on 27th January. 

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    India27, Jan 2020, 6:49 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Address 3rd Global Potato Conclave at Gandhinagar, Gujarat

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the 3rd Global Potato Conclave at Gandhinagar, Gujarat through remote video conferencing tomorrow i.e 28th of January 2020. Narendra Modi is expected to take an overall view of the achievements and opportunities in the area of potato research, trade and industry, and value chain management and set a roadmap for the decade.

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    India24, Jan 2020, 3:46 PM IST

    #BoycottOla: Support pours in for cabbie for his views on CAA as Twitterati wonder what happened to his Freedom of Speech

    Twitterati have stood rock solid behind an Ola cabbie against whom a complaint was filed by Kanav Sharma, an AT Kearney employee for his views supporting CAA, NRC and Indian economy. 

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    India24, Jan 2020, 12:51 PM IST

    Anand Mahindra throws his weight behind PM Modi, says Indian economy undergoing ‘detoxification’

    Anand Mahindra, chairman of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd remains extremely sanguine and has thrown his weight behind Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the wake of economy slowdown. 

  • India's Khadi Industry Seeks International Trademark Protection for 'Charkha' Symbol

    Village Ki Chhori23, Jan 2020, 6:47 PM IST

    India's Khadi Industry Seeks International Trademark Protection for 'Charkha' Symbol

    In recent days, Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has taken various initiatives for protection and promotion of Khadi as a brand in India and internationally and are the registered proprietors of over a hundred trademarks registrations including the symbol of ‘Charkha’ in India and other countries.

  • Government Approves Enhancement of Wages of Khadi Rumal Stitched by Militancy Affected Women of J&K

    Village Ki Chhori20, Jan 2020, 5:45 PM IST

    Government Approves Enhancement of Wages of Khadi Rumal Stitched by Militancy Affected Women of J&K

    In line with the suggestions of Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Nitin Gadkari on December 17, 2019 while launching sale of ‘Khadi Rumal’ being stitched by militancy affected women of Jammu and Kashmir (at Nagrota near Jammu), Chairman KVIC, VK Saxena has approved the enhancement of wages.

  • Here's Why No imports will be Allowed without HSN Code in the Country

    Decoding The Economy17, Jan 2020, 7:09 PM IST

    Here's Why No imports will be Allowed without HSN Code in the Country

    No imports will be allowed without HSN (Harmonised System of Nomenclature) code into the country said the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyal in New Delhi. HSN is an internationally standardized system of names and numbers to classify traded products.

  • Government offers Imported Onions to States at Rs. 49 to 58 per kg

    India8, Jan 2020, 7:40 PM IST

    Government offers Imported Onions to States at Rs. 49 to 58 per kg

    The Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan held a press conference on 7th January to brief media about the overall availability and prices of Onions across the nation along with the imported quantities so far. Paswan said that the Union Government has decided to offer Onions to State Governments at the landing price in Mumbai ranging from Rs. 49 to Rs. 58 per Kg.

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    Politics6, Jan 2020, 7:57 PM IST

    The Handshake | Will the next decade be a game changer for India?

    Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about the areas of foreign policy where India needs to focus on in 2020. The 2020s will see India become the world’s third-largest economy, after the US and China. Even at a slower nominal growth rate of 10% per annum, India will cross Germany in five years and Japan in seven, closing the decade at $7 trillion.

  • NSE Knowledge Hub in Delhi: To assist Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) sector

    Business6, Jan 2020, 7:18 PM IST

    NSE Knowledge Hub in Delhi: To assist Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) sector

    Commerce and Industry & Railways Minister Piyush Goyal today inaugurated the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Knowledge Hub in New Delhi, an Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered learning ecosystem that will assist the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector. Speaking on this occasion Commerce & Industry Minister said that although India has developed as the second-largest fintech hub in the world, a lot of work still needs to be done in the BFSI sector.

  • Government Launches 'eBkray' To Enable Online Auction of Attached Assets by Banks

    Politics30, Dec 2019, 6:44 PM IST

    Government Launches 'eBkray' To Enable Online Auction of Attached Assets by Banks

    PSBs has attached assets worth over Rs. 2.3 lakh crore over the last three financial years and to enable online auction by banks of attached assets transparently and cleanly for the improved realization of value, eBkray, a common e-auction platform was launched by the Finance Minister on 28th December. The platform is equipped with property search features and navigational links to all PSB e-auction sites, provides single-window access to information on properties up for e-auction as well as the facility for comparison of similar properties, and also contains photographs and videos of uploaded properties.

  • Indian Economy Will Rebound Soon; Current Slowdown Cyclical: Vice President of India

    Politics30, Dec 2019, 4:21 PM IST

    Indian Economy Will Rebound Soon; Current Slowdown Cyclical: Vice President of India

    The Vice President of India, M Venkaiah Naidu expressed confidence that the Indian economy would rebound in the near future saying that the current slowdown was cyclical. Inaugurating the 102nd annual conference of the Indian Economic Association on December 27th, he said it was true that the Indian economy was facing some challenges due to the decline in growth this fiscal. However, he said the country had faced similar slumps in the past in the wake of the East Asian financial crisis and global slowdown but bounced back with a higher growth rate every time.

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    India28, Dec 2019, 11:21 AM IST

    Remembering Arun Jaitley: Decisions that pivoted the Indian economy

    On December 28, India celebrates Arun Jaitley’s first birth anniversary after his death. Here are the major contributions of the late BJP leader to boost India's economy.

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    India20, Dec 2019, 2:00 PM IST

    Indian economy can achieve $5 trillion economy: PM Modi

    Narendra Modi said that the Indian economy can aim to achieve $5 trillion economy. He added that our country has strengthened itself in the last five years to achieve such goals.
     

  • Government Plans To Bring Down Imports, Step Up Production

    Politics18, Dec 2019, 7:17 PM IST

    Government Plans To Bring Down Imports, Step Up Production

    Piyush Goyal, Minister for Commerce and Industry and Railways addressed the inaugural session at the Exports Summit 2019 organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in New Delhi on 17th December. He emphasized that the Indian industry must be enabled and empowered to take advantage of global value chains. He further noted that it is important for Government and industry to work together to make the industry more competitive and more proactive. Government is working to bring more predictability to export finance, exports scheme, and productivity.