Category Archives: Trade

Ministry of Commerce | India’s Foreign Trade: September 2019

commerce ministry

PIB News Update:India’s overall exports (Merchandise and Services combined) in April-September2019-20* are estimated to be USD 267.21billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 1.93per cent over the same period last year. Overall imports in April-September 2019-20* are estimated to be USD 312.16billion, exhibiting a negative growth of 3.15per cent over… Read More

Jabalpur Edition | Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav 2019 concludes with a dazzling grand finale

Jabalpur Edition of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav 2019

PIB News Update:Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav (RSM) 2019, the flagship festival, organized by the Ministry of Culture in Madhya Pradesh from 14th October, 2019 closed its Jabalpur component today with a dazzling grand finale of various art forms along with soulful performances of ‘Dhruvaa- India’s first Sanskrit Fusion band’, Veteran Manipuri… Read More

Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas | 3rd India Energy Forum by CERAWeek

3rd India Energy Forum by CERAWeek

PIB News Update:The India Ministerial Dialoguewas held at third India Energy Forum by CERAWeek here today in which Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel,Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Pralhad Joshi, Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs, and Shri R.K. Singh, Minister… Read More

18th Meeting | Group constituted for monitoring cartelisation, hoarding & speculative trading with respect to essential food

department of consumer affairs

PIB News Update: The 18thmeeting of the group constituted for monitoring cartelisation, hoarding, speculative trading etc. with respect to essential food items such as Pulses, Onions, Tomatoes and oil seeds was held under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Consumer Affairs,ShriAvinash K Srivastava at Krishi Bhawan today. Representatives from Ministry… Read More

DoNER | Dr Jitendra Singh presides as Chief Guest to the Curtain Raiser event for North East Expo 2019

Dr Jitendra Singh presides as Chief Guest to the Curtain Raiser event for North East Expo 2019

PIB News Update: Union Minister of State for Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (Independent Charge) and Minister of State for Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and Departments of Atomic Energy and Space, Dr.Jitendra Singh presided over as Chief Guest at the Curtain Raiser event for the North East Expo… Read More

Ministry Of Shipping | 17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council

17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council

PIB News Update:The Ministry of Shipping is working on a plan to develop a National Grid for Ports based on synergy between the Major and Minor ports in the country. Shri Mansukh Mandaviya, MoS (I/C) for Shipping and MoS Chemical and Fertilizers announced this while addressing the media after the 17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council (MSDC)  … Read More

Meenakshi Gupta IA&AS to be appointed Dy Comptroller & Auditor General

Meenakshi Gupta IA&AS _indian bureaucracy

Ms. Meenakshi Gupta IA&AS (1984) presently  Member Secretary- National Commission for Women (NCW) has been repatriated to her parent cadre with effect from 31.10.2019 (AN) to enable her to join the post of Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General.

Ms Gupta belongs to 1984 batch of the Indian Audit & Accounts Service and has held a number of varied… Read More

CBIC & Customs launch schemes to attract investment & support Make in India programme

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC)

PIB News Update: Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs has launched a revamped and streamlined programme to attract investments into India and strengthen Make in India through manufacture and other operations under bond scheme, under Customs Act, 1962. Section 65 of the Customs Act, 1962 enables conduct of manufacture and other operations in a … Read More

Several States sign MoUs to Join FASTag | Paves Way for a Common Electronic Tolling System across India

Sign MoUs to Join FASTag, Paving Way

PIB News Update: Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated a conference on ‘One Nation One Tag – FASTag’ in New Delhi today, to roll out the process for having a unified electronic system across the country.  The Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways Gen. (Retd.) V.K… Read More

NMDFC | Silver Jubilee Celebrations and Annual Conference

Ram Vilas Paswan inaugurates celebration of 60th ‘World Standard Day’

PIB News Update:Union Minister for Minority Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said that India has become a “role model” for “Inclusive Growth and Positive Progress” for the entire world under the leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.

While inaugurating the Silver Jubilee Function and the annual conference of State Channelising Agencies… Read More

DPIIT launches website & mobile app for IPR

DPIIT launches website & mobile app for IPR

PIB News Update:India and Sierra Leone signed 6 agreements today to expand the bilateral relations in various fields and also agreed to push for UNSC reforms so that one-third of mankind residing in Africa and India occupy their rightful place in decision making bodies of the UN.

The agreements were signed in the presence of Mr. Julius Maada Bio, President of… Read More