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Mar 07, 2019
Govt reforms creating new livelihoods; eight sectors to add over 10 cr jobs by 2025: CIIThe recent reforms ushered in by the government are creating new livelihoods across existing and emerging sectors, with eight segments of the economy alone expected to create over 10 crore jobs by 2025, CII said on Thursday
Feb 11, 2019
Economic liberalisation worked well for e-commerce sector; now govt has taken a step back with new guidelinesIn the wake of the current regime of liberalisation in e-commerce trade adopted by the government for more than a decade now, such a step by DIPP is restrictive.
Jan 31, 2019
Lower logistics cost to help boost exports by 5-8%; govt plans national policy to promote free movement of goods: FIEOThe cost of logistics for India is about 14 percent of its GDP and it is far high as compared to other countries.
Nov 28, 2018
Pune-based startup NeuroTags uses algorithms, Artificial Intelligence to detect counterfeit productsAn estimated $1.6 tonnes of counterfeit goods are sold every year which is increasing at a very fast rate
Nov 19, 2018
Revenue dept plans linking of e-way bill with FASTag, logistics data bank to check GST evasionThe proposal, being worked out by the revenue department, will also help in preventing goods and services tax (GST) evasion by unscrupulous traders who take advantage of the loopholes in the supply chain
Sep 11, 2018
Commerce ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod for national logistics policy for seamless movement of goods across countryThe proposed policy will also focus on increasing the warehousing capacity, and identify gaps that could be bridged to bring down the cost of logistics for traders.
Sep 06, 2018
Want to make Maharashtra a logistics hub of India, says Devendra Fadnavis; to tap growing investments in sectorMaharashtra has also been investing to help the logistics sector
Jul 30, 2018
Investment in logistics sector to touch $500 bn by 2025, says commerce minister Suresh PrabhuSuresh Prabhu said the commerce ministry is developing a national logistics portal as a single window marketplace to link all stakeholders, and preparing an integrated strategy to reduce the cost of exports, imports and domestic trade
Jul 18, 2018
Commerce ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod for proposed Multimodal Transportation of Goods Bill 2018Multimodal transportation includes a combination of more than one mode of movement, such as rail, road or sea, for end-to-end delivery of goods
Dec 05, 2017
Foreign Trade Policy mid-term review may focus on job creation, improving trade logisticsForeign trade policy review, to be unveiled later on Tuesday, may accord special priority to improving logistics for trade to help bring down the costs