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Apple leadership to meet Suresh Prabhu for setting up manufacturing unit in India
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Apple leadership to meet Suresh Prabhu for setting up manufacturing unit in India

The company is apparently already in discussion for setting up its manufacturing facility in the country.

Govt is working on a comprehensive strategy to double the country's exports by 2025, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
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Govt is working on a comprehensive strategy to double the country's exports by 2025, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu

In 2017-18, the country's merchandise exports grew by 10 percent to $303 billion, while services exports rose by 18.8 percent to $195 billion in the same period.

Exports likely to touch $350 bn in current fiscal, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
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Exports likely to touch $350 bn in current fiscal, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu

In 2017-18, the country's merchandise exports grew by about 10 percent to $303 billion

Exports seem to have good performance in June, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
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Exports seem to have good performance in June, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday said early data indicate that exports have registered a "good performance" in June despite volatility in global markets

Trade deficit widens to four-month high of $14.62 bn in May as oil imports surge 50%: Commerce ministry data
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Trade deficit widens to four-month high of $14.62 bn in May as oil imports surge 50%: Commerce ministry data

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu said exports in May rose by 20.18 percent to $28.86 billion while imports were up 14.85 percent to $43.48 billion

Flipkart-Walmart deal: CAIT fears predatory pricing by US retailer; writes to commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
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Flipkart-Walmart deal: CAIT fears predatory pricing by US retailer; writes to commerce minister Suresh Prabhu

In its second letter to Suresh Prabhu, CAIT referred to Walmart as "the US version of The East India Company", and also asked for a thorough investigation of the Walmart-Flipkart deal

Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu to raise H-1B visa, steel duty, WTO issues with USTR, American commerce secretary
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Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu to raise H-1B visa, steel duty, WTO issues with USTR, American commerce secretary

Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu will visit Washington and New york during his five-day visit beginning from 10 June.

Walmart-Flipkart deal: Traders' body to move CCI; says acquisition would create uneven playing field, trigger massive job losses
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Walmart-Flipkart deal: Traders' body to move CCI; says acquisition would create uneven playing field, trigger massive job losses

Opposing the deal, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Monday wrote to Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu and sought to know what steps the government has taken to scrutinise the deal.

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon says Flipkart deal good for India, but RSS' economic wing isn’t convinced
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Walmart CEO Doug McMillon says Flipkart deal good for India, but RSS' economic wing isn’t convinced

World's largest retailer Walmart Inc on Thursday tried to assuage concerns around its $16 billion takeover of Flipkart, saying the deal is good for the country as it will help create millions of jobs over time and help the economy through local sourcing of goods by the company

Air India's projected net loss for 2017-18 at Rs 3,579 cr against Rs 3,643 cr in 2016-17
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Air India's projected net loss for 2017-18 at Rs 3,579 cr against Rs 3,643 cr in 2016-17

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said in a written reply that the projected net loss of Air India in the budget estimates for 2017-18 (provisional) stood at Rs 3,579 crore as against Rs 3,643 crore (provisional) for the year 2016-17

Foreign Trade Policy mid-term review: Exporters heave a sigh of relief; now for quicker GST refunds
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Foreign Trade Policy mid-term review: Exporters heave a sigh of relief; now for quicker GST refunds

According to industry estimates, in four months since July when GST came into effect, “about Rs 40,000-50,000 crore” has been pending with the government in the form of GST refunds

Trade deficit widens sharply to $14 bn October: Why glitches in GST continue to plague small exporters
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Trade deficit widens sharply to $14 bn October: Why glitches in GST continue to plague small exporters

In value terms, these small and micro industries comprise 40-45 percent of India’s total export basket whereas in volume terms, their share is even higher, which is why they have the most to lose from GST glitches