Tag: Commerce

BRICS meet: India for expanding New Development Bank’s scope to strength social infra

Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday made a pitch to expand the horizon of New Development Bank to use the resources to strengthen...

Seamless connectivity imperative for recovery from pandemic in South Asian’s BBIN sub-region

As countries of the BBIN sub-region – Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal – adapt to Covid-19 shocks, infrastructure investments, institutional and digital trade facilitation measures that...

Concerned about behaviour of some Big Tech firms: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said there were concerns about behaviour of some big tech companies including some from the US that...

senate: Biden’s Commerce department pick stresses investment in COVID-19 recovery

Washington: President Joe Biden‘s pick to oversee the Commerce Department says investments across the country are needed to provide Americans with a pathway to a...

Government-farmer meeting ends; Next round on January 19

NEW DELHI: Protesting farmer unions stuck to their demand for a complete repeal of three contentious farm laws at their ninth round of talks with...

FCI to be strengthened, modernised in next 12 months; MSP system to continue: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said state-owned FCI will be strengthened and modernised in the next 12 months and...

India implemented several measures to facilitate trade during 2015-20: WTO

New Delhi: India has implemented several measures to facilitate trade, such as simplification of procedures and customs clearances for imports and exports, according to WTO....

Centre to hold further talks with Punjab farmers on new farm laws: Narendra Singh Tomar

NEW DELHI: Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday said the Centre will hold another round of discussion with Punjab farmers protesting against new...

Simply the Best Android Tablet

Photo: Sam Rutherford Compared to the iPad Pro, sometimes trying to pick the best Android tablet feels like a consolation prize. That’s because while Apple...

Assam to ease lockdown from Monday; curfew to remain in force from 6 pm to 6 am

Assam from Monday onwards will ease lockdown norms. The Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that there will be curfew from 6pm to 6am....

Coronavirus crisis: India Inc seeks economic package from centre

India Inc has sought an economic package from the Centre to tide over the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and support small and medium businesses...