Nirmala Sitharaman against gowns at graduation ceremonies
“I have nothing against the gown. I don’t disrespect it... but I think it is time, if we can review foreign trade policy, we can also review wearing this gown," says Sitharaman.
Indus Towers appoints Tejinder Kalra as COO
Kalra joins Indus Towers from Nokia, where he was the Global Head for Bharti business in his most...
Rolling back of TPP would be beneficial for India: Experts
"We can only watch because we are not part of the TPP and what the new US administ...
FreeCharge rejigs top management, elevates Govind Rajan as CEO
FreeCharge, which offers mobile recharge and utility bill payment services, had started mobile wallet service last year.
Q2 growth marks reversal of declining trend: Arun Jaitley
During his pre-budget consultation meeting, Jaitley said govt is following the road map of fiscal consolidation under which the fiscal deficit stood at 3.9 per cent in 2015-16.
Changes in MEIS policy to make Indian e-commerce retail exports feasible: Study
The total potential for business to consumer (B2C) e-commerce retail exports from India is estimated at approximately $26 billion.
Rubber growers affected by increase in imports: Nirmala Sitharaman
Due to unavailability of data on export and import of rubber, the government is unable to take concrete steps to help the farmers- Nirmala Sitharaman.
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade Wins ET in Campus Quiz 2015
ETiC 2015 was presented by State Bank of India (SBI) and Hero MotoCorp. Chief guest was Aloke Agarwal, deputy general manager and CDO, SBI Kolkata HO.
Government launches online certificate programme for traders
The certificate programme was launched by Commerce Secretary Rita Teaotia under the Niryat Bandhu Scheme of the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).
Wanderlust: SLCM's CEO Sandeep Sabharwal recommends the sky walk at Macau Tower
The travel enthusiast, Sandeep Sabharwal, CEO of SLCM Group gives valuable tips and suggestions for tourists.
Thinkcell acquires Testfunda.com, looks to diversify domain
Thinkcell Learning Solutions has acquired elearning company Enabilon Learning, which offers its testprep packages through Testfunda.com.
'Need to strengthen research for more 'Made in India' brands'
In a Trade Symposium organised by IIFT, Siemens Executive Vice-President (South Asia) Tilak Seth said there is a shortage of vocational skills in India.
Investment not a problem, but we need to tackle regulatory hurdles: Suresh Prabhu, Commerce Minister
There are a large number of countries where markets are open and India has invested in the past strategically geopolitically, by putting human resource or money, added Prabhu.
US Unfair Competition Law won't hamper Indian trade: Commerce Ministry
"It (the US Unfair Competition Act) will not affect Indian trade as such because we are innovators of software industry."
India to soon finalise Doha round work programme, says official
India will soon finalise its work programme which will be discussed as part of the long-pending agenda of Doha round of talks, a Commerce Ministry official said.
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