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Government working on bilateral trade pacts to push exports: Suresh Prabhu

The Commerce and Industry Minister said that India is keen to have free trade agreements with  Latin America, Africa, Southeast Asia.

published on : 14th January 2019

Manufacturing cannot happen in isolation: Union minister Suresh Prabhu

Exports need an urgent push, as fall in exports have been of a great concern with raising imports putting pressure on current account and trade deficits.

published on : 13th January 2019

District-focused approach to boost GDP growth faster: Suresh Prabhu

The idea is to focus on one district at a time and increase its GDP growth by 3-4 percentage points annually

published on : 12th January 2019

P&W engine issue: Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu says zero tolerance for any safety violations

He said that ensuring safety is a responsibility of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and 'we have already directed them that at any cost, safety has to be paramount'.

published on : 11th January 2019

Union Minister Suresh Prabhu pitches for developing special cycle lanes in cities

Promoting cycle as an important means of transport has multiple benefits for environment, health and economy, the minister noted.

published on : 11th January 2019

Government ensuring airlines follow highest safety standards: Suresh Prabhu

Prabhu's assertion came on a day when reports of a Pratt & Whitney engine of an IndiGo A320 neo plane stopping mid-air surfaced.

published on : 6th January 2019

Suresh Prabhu to meet banking, finance secrataries to resolve credit supply issues to exporters

Following the Nirav Modi scam, the RBI banned issuance of letter of undertaking due to which there has been a huge decline in bank credit to exporters.

published on : 5th January 2019

New gold policy likely soon; looking at all aspects of yellow metal: Minister Suresh Prabhu

The policy is likely to focus on promoting the domestic gold industry and exports of gems and jewellery, which contribute about 15 per cent to the total merchandise outbound shipments.

published on : 27th December 2018

Commerce ministry in favour to hike import duty on aluminium: Suresh Prabhu  

Total production of aluminium in India is about four million tonnes and consumption is about 3.6 million tonnes.

published on : 27th December 2018

India eyes USD 100 billion FDI in next two years: Suresh Prabhu 

The minister said China has agreed to set up industrial parks in India and the Chinese authorities have been asked to give a list of companies that are willing to set up factories in India.

published on : 27th December 2018

Commerce ministry in favour to hike import duty on aluminium: Prabhu

Aluminium is required by industries like automobile, construction, consumer goods etc.

published on : 26th December 2018

India's exports performance extremely good, but I'm not fully satisfied: Suresh Prabhu

India's exports have been hovering at around USD 300 billion. During 2017-18, the shipments grew by about 10 per cent to USD 303 billion.

published on : 26th December 2018

Preparing agenda for WTO; likely to be discussed in Davos: Suresh Prabhu

Key trade ministers from countries including from India would meet next month on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum Summit at Davos to discuss the road ahead for the WTO.

published on : 23rd December 2018

Have taken up 'angel tax' issue of startups with Finance Minister: Suresh Prabhu

Earlier in April, the government gave relief to startups by allowing them to avail tax concession if total investment including funding from angel investors does not exceed Rs 10 crore.

published on : 19th December 2018

India making constant efforts to gain inroads into Chinese market: Suresh Prabhu

The minister said that a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between India and China in May 2013 on cooperation related to import and export trade of fishery products.

published on : 17th December 2018
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