Wed, Nov 15, 2023
Growing India-US commercial cooperation and business engagement has been evident during Union Minister Piyush Goyal’s official US visit. As a major development, India and the US signed an MoU to connect startups working in critical and emerging tech. The understanding has been named 'Enhancing Innovation Ecosystems through an Innovation Handshake'. During his visit, Piyush Goyal also held a bilateral meeting with his counterpart and thanked her for ensuring “truly historic” moment towards resilient future. In addition, with an aim to bolster trade ties, India also joined the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) trade deal. Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal inked the deal and stated that it would “fortify and strengthen” global supply chain.
Tue, Nov 14, 2023
The minister's visit to the US was supposed to include discussions with Musk around Tesla's plans to setup an Indian factory, manufacturing a $24,000 car there, sourcing more components and establishing charging infrastructure across the nation, Reuters reported last week.
Sat, Oct 07, 2023
"We are very seriously looking at it. I have had many meetings with rice exporter associations in India. We have compiled the data of basmati rice exports to different parts of the world and different varieties of basmati rice," Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said.
Thu, Oct 05, 2023
The MoU aims at strengthening and developing industries in both nations through investments, technology transfer and deployment of key technologies in industries, by benefitting from joint funds and mutual efforts.
Tue, Sep 19, 2023
Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that if the various challenges India faced had been resolved in a timely manner, the country could have become a developed nation before 2047.
Sun, Sep 17, 2023
Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the first phase of India International Convention and Expo Centre - 'Yashobhoomi' to the nation at Dwarka on Sunday, while the ITPO's Bharat Mandapam was inaugurated on July 26.
Wed, Aug 23, 2023
A day ahead of the G20 trade ministers meeting here, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said the member countries are looking at reaching a consensus on a "Jaipur call for action" to help promote industry, MSMEs, and global trade.
Tue, Aug 22, 2023
Food and Distribution Minister Piyush Goyal has announced that Goverment will buy 2 lakh tonnes of Onion. Know at what price goverment will buy onions and how it will impact you!
Government restarted onion procurement at Rs 2,410 per quintal in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh for its buffer stock, to protect the interest of farmers amid export curbs imposed to arrest the rising retail prices of the key kitchen commodity ahead of festival season.
Tue, Aug 08, 2023
India will launch a BRICS startup forum this year to facilitate collaboration and share best practices among investors, incubators and aspiring entrepreneurs, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has said.
The Leader of the House and Union Minister Piyush Goyal moved a motion for suspending the TMC leader for the rest of the Monsoon session.
Fri, Aug 04, 2023
Union Minister Piyush Goyal has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's efforts to connect the global south. Goyal said that if India and Latin America & Caribbean countries can align with the vision of a collective global south, they can become a powerful voice on the international stage. He also said that no power on earth can stop these countries from becoming developed.
Wed, Jul 19, 2023
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal will hold discussions with representatives of top 100 companies on July 22 in Mumbai on ways to increase share of domestic manufacturing and boost the country's exports, an official said.
Tue, Jul 04, 2023
The government will always act as a facilitator to strengthen the startup ecosystem and not act as a regulator, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday. He said that stakeholders of this ecosystem will do self-regulation.
A national conference of State Food and Civil Supplies Ministers is scheduled to be held on Wednesday in the national capital to discuss kharif procurement, PMGKAY and food/nutritional security.
Thu, Jun 29, 2023
Goyal said that the ECGC can examine the extension of the scheme, proposed for nine banks, to all the banks so that the export credit offtake for the MSME exporters can be increased.
Sun, Jun 18, 2023
The commerce and industry minister said that the government has managed the rate of inflation in single digits.
Wed, Jun 14, 2023
Piyush Goyal said that for 5 standards which have been revised recently, the manufacturers making the products as per these revised specifications will be given an additional time of 6 months to comply with the QCOs with effect from January 1, 2024.
Wed, May 24, 2023
The minister also said that the government efforts have helped in managing inflation and "I am happy that it has been respected and recognised by the RBI (as) they have also taken a pause on the interest rates during the last MPC (Monetary Policy Committee) meeting".
Wed, May 03, 2023
Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said the times ahead are going to be tough and challenging and exporters should show their capabilities in such situations to increase shipments.
Wed, Apr 26, 2023
The present membership of EFTA is limited to four countries - Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. These countries are not part of the European Union (EU).
Sat, Apr 22, 2023
The ESG taskforce which will look at environmental, social and governance issues in the textile sector as credibility is becoming more and more important and exporters shared that they were getting twice the value for the same product if it is a sustainable product.
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