Its latest stance marks a departure from its commitment in the Nairobi ministerial, where all WTO members had agreed to work towards finding a lasting solution to the issue by December 2017.
While the government’s target is to grow the share of manufacturing in GDP from around 15 per cent now to 25 per cent, the sector hasn’t picked up in recent years.
The minister underlined the need for protecting the WTO as a platform for promoting trade in transparent and democratic manner, stressing that commerce ought to promote development and eliminate social problems like poverty.
The United States and 12 other countries said last year they would begin WTO negotiations to ban harmful fishery subsidies, which they said contributed to over fishing and over capacity in the sector or were linked to illegal fishing.
Kionect is currently being piloted with over 1,000 micro-businesses in three of Nairobi’s informal settlements — Kibera, Kawangware and Kariobangi — in partnership with Kaskazi, a for-profit wholesaler and distributor.
Speaking at the plenary session in Buenos Aires, commerce minister Suresh Prabhu sought a special safeguard mechanism (SSM) to protect farmers from unusual shocks delivered by cheaper imports.
It will also alert the concerned parties in case it detects any malicious activity. NIC helps government agencies build their digital presence.
It is attributed to a decline in food grains production by 2.8 per cent in second quarter of the current fiscal from a handsome growth of 10.7 per cent in the similar period of 2016-17.
Reddy said the economy was helped by a positive shock for almost three years on account of the drop in oil prices, which, he underlined, were at a third of what they were doing during his governorship.
The higher volume of imports is mainly due to 4.18 MT increase in non-coking coal imports during the month under review, the data showed.
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India will seek concrete work plans on a special safeguard mechanism (SSM) for developing countries to protect their farmers from a spurt in imports.
The Sebi whole time member noted that the e-book would be helpful for reference to Sebi while passing its orders as well as be useful study material for corporate lawyers and policy makers.
Speaking at the fifth Express IT Awards, Amitabh Kant noted that robots and artificial intelligence were bringing benefits by improving productivity and lowering costs.
Power minister RK Singh said that most states participating in the conference agreed that electricity subsidies to needy consumers should only be passed on through the direct benefit transfer mechanism.
Currently, for private jet operators flying Indian registered aircraft outside the country, a precondition exists where obtaining DGCA's permission, called as “YA number”, is mandatory before each flight to ensure that the aircraft is suitable for operations.
The index had lost 205 points on Wednesday after the Reserve Bank of India held the policy rate and raised the inflation forecast for the remainder of the financial year.
Come December 7, once again, the Express IT Awards 2017 will continue with its tradition of honouring the best in technology keeping in line with meritocracy.
The MoU provides for cooperation to reduce phytosanitary relating to health of plants risks in exported goods by defining specific joint procedures. It would also promote and strengthen cooperation between research institutes of the two countries.
The information and broadcasting (I&B) ministry had sought suggestions from Trai on changes which can be introduced in the process for allocation of news and entertainment TV channels.
The majority of mortgage borrowers in the country are salaried employees with steady earnings and mainly use these loans to buy properties for self-occupation, which signifies that such borrowers have a good credit profile, it said.
Jaitley said that generally many investigative agencies start off with tall claims when they detect offences, but ultimately with trials and prosecution the claims fizzle out.
The telecom regulator also fixes network testing period at 90 days.
FTIL has challenged the Constitutional validity of this section 396 in the court.
In a report, Moody's Investors Service has said it expects large airports in India to bring forward plans to expand capacity to meet the growing demand.
In its 25-page order, Sebi observed that Sethi, through the website 'www.anirudhsethireport.com', is providing subscription based services to general investors under the name 'Fatal Attraction'.
Food inflation stood at 2.26 per cent against 1.30 per cent in September and 2.99 per cent during the corresponding month of the previous year.
The applicant should have a minimum 2 years of residual service as on date of vacancy i.e. not in excess of 63 years as on February 21, 2018.
Cisco executive chairman John Chambers said that one of the issues that Indian start-ups need to address is that of gender diversity at workplace by hiring more women across various roles to boost productivity.
Trai’s recommendations are part of ease of doing business in the telecom sector and once the government accepts them, the pace of M&A transactions getting completed would quicken.
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"Abhishek Singhvi has made false, defamatory and libellous statements against the group. We will be filing a Rs 5,000-crore suit for damages against Singhvi for making these false and defamatory statements."
Due to glitches faced by the IT backbone of GST, many taxpayers had faced difficulty in filing comprehensive returns.
These bonds are likely to be issued by the RBI and some public sector banks and will have a limited validity during which these can be deposited into designated accounts of the political parties.
While the amount might seem small in the context of India’s massive infrastructure needs, it is nearly four times what was raised — Rs 1,550 crore — in the past 20 years.
We are trying to give a new global identity to Guwahati. Already, it is developing as a new sports hub, said Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.