Govt christens DIPP as Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade
The newly-named department under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry will look into matters related to promotion of internal trade, including retail trade, the welfare of traders and their employees, facilitating ease of doing business and start-ups, the order approved by President Ram Nath Kovind said.
The matters related to internal trade were earlier under the domain of the Ministry of Consumer Affairs. The president gave his nod to bring internal trade matters under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade. Reuters