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India's services exports to cross USD 300 bn target for this fiscal: Piyush Goyal
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India's services exports to cross USD 300 bn target for this fiscal: Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal said on the merchandise front also, exports are so far registering healthy growth despite the world being under recession, huge inflationary pressure, and overstocking of various commodities

In India-UK trade deal, focus on what is acceptable to both countries, says Piyush Goyal
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In India-UK trade deal, focus on what is acceptable to both countries, says Piyush Goyal

"With UK , our approach is let's focus on what is acceptable to both the countries and let us not allow sensitive issues to scuttle our discussions," Goyal said.

India-UAE summit to highlight manufacturing, agritech opportunities: Organisers
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India-UAE summit to highlight manufacturing, agritech opportunities: Organisers

The event, which is to be held on 24 January, is being held in cooperation with Dubai Chamber and will be addressed by Piyush Goyal, Minister of Commerce and Industry

US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo to visit India in March for trade talks
India

US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo to visit India in March for trade talks

Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal during a press conference in Washington DC said, 'I have had a chance to spend time with US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo. We have finalised the dates of the next commercial dialogue and the CEO Forum meeting in India around 9th-10th March'

India-US trade policy forum meet on 11 January in Washington
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India-US trade policy forum meet on 11 January in Washington

The India-US trade policy forum has been set up to resolve trade and investment issues between both the countries

Indo-US Trade Policy Forum to meet on 11 January in Washington
India

Indo-US Trade Policy Forum to meet on 11 January in Washington

"The meeting will be co-chaired by Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and US Trade Representative Katherine Tai. Goyal will be on an official visit to New York and Washington DC from 9-11 January," the commerce ministry said.

Bangladesh commerce minister in India this week to discuss roadmap for CEPA negotiations
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Bangladesh commerce minister in India this week to discuss roadmap for CEPA negotiations

Bangladesh commerce minister Tipu Munshi will be on a two-day visit to India starting 22 December. During his visit, Munshi will hold meetings with Indian commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal

India, UK trade ministers review progress of FTA talks
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India, UK trade ministers review progress of FTA talks

The UK Trade Secretary is in India to kickstart the sixth round of free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations and hold bilateral talks with Piyush Goyal

India, Gulf Cooperation Council agree to pursue free trade agreement; resume talks, says Piyush Goyal
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India, Gulf Cooperation Council agree to pursue free trade agreement; resume talks, says Piyush Goyal

India's exports to the GCC member countries grew by 58.26 per cent to about $44 billion in 2021-22 against $27.8 billion in 2020-21, according to data from the commerce ministry

Australian parliament approves free trade agreement with India; to implement on mutually agreed date
India

Australian parliament approves free trade agreement with India; to implement on mutually agreed date

Piyush Goyal said that now the Australian government will take approval from their executive council and the ministry from the Union Cabinet here

Explained: What happens to the big UK-India trade deal after Liz Truss’ exit?
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Explained: What happens to the big UK-India trade deal after Liz Truss’ exit?

With Liz Truss stepping down, United Kingdom will get a new prime minister. This is not great news for India, as it puts the crucial Free Trade Agreement on the backburner

How structural and policy reforms made most populous India better governed than small population West
India

How structural and policy reforms made most populous India better governed than small population West

It is creditable that India, a country with a population of 1.44 billion, is food surplus. It is able to export wheat and rice to those who are suffering because of supply disruptions occasioned by the Ukraine-Russia War

What is PLI scheme? All you need to know about its benefits
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What is PLI scheme? All you need to know about its benefits

PLI schemes are a cornerstone of the 'Make in India' campaign which wants to reduce India’s dependence on exports and transform it into a global manufacturing hub

USTR convenes meeting to discuss WTO's dispute settlement reforms in Bali on 21 September
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USTR convenes meeting to discuss WTO's dispute settlement reforms in Bali on 21 September

The meeting will be attended by the Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal, who will be in Bali for G20's Trade, Investment, and Industry Ministerial Meeting on 21 September

Farmers facing financial difficulties, buy two lakh metric tonnes of onion: Eknath Shinde to Piyush Goyal
India

Farmers facing financial difficulties, buy two lakh metric tonnes of onion: Eknath Shinde to Piyush Goyal

Onion is the main cash crop in Maharashtra and it accounts for 35 to 40 per cent of the country's total production of the staple vegetable

Redesigning of Commerce department underway, govt to set up 'trade promotion body', says Union Minister Piyush Goyal
India

Redesigning of Commerce department underway, govt to set up 'trade promotion body', says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

The Union Minister said that there were a number of suggestions on some roles that government could do to connect ideas and entrepreneurs from here with potential partners or stakeholders in India

India stays out of IPEF's trade pillar; will wait for final contours to be decided
India

India stays out of IPEF's trade pillar; will wait for final contours to be decided

Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said that India would continue to engage with the trade track in the IPEF and will wait for the final contours to be decided on the trade pillar before it formally associates with that track

Liz Truss is UK's next PM: What does her win mean for India?
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Liz Truss is UK's next PM: What does her win mean for India?

UK prime minister-elect Liz Truss’ public statements show New Delhi has much to look forward to in areas of trade, defence and tourism

Union Minister Piyush Goyal expresses hope for early conclusion of trade pact with UK
India

Union Minister Piyush Goyal expresses hope for early conclusion of trade pact with UK

Officials in India were looking to conclude the negotiations for the trade agreement by 31 August, but political developments in Britain could have slowed the talks a bit

India is the trusted partner of the world, says Union Minister Piyush Goyal
India

India is the trusted partner of the world, says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal highlighted growth rates in India which suggest that the country is on a course to become $30 trillion economy in 30 years