commerce and industry minister Nirmala Sitharaman

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India's TFS proposal has imparted momentum in WTO to discussion on services: Nirmala

India's proposal at the World Trade Organization to negotiate a trade facilitation pact in services has received a mixed response from member countries, Parliament was informed today. In February, India had circulated the draft legal text on TFS at the WTO.

Cabinet to soon take a call on abolition of FIPB, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The FIPB was initially constituted under the Prime Minister's Office in the wake of economic liberalisation in the early 1990s.


Won’t buckle on food stock and agri, India prepares WTO TFA roadblock

New Delhi has suggested that WTO should have “back-to-back” meetings for a permanent solution to food security issues.

Improve biz climate for FDI: Sitharaman to states

This is the same report that was dismissed by ex-commerce and industry minister Anand Sharma as a private study done by Accenture.

New Commerce Minister Sitharaman says no to FDI in MBRT: Retailers to wait and watch

Retailers Association of India, industry body of Indian retailers said it will wait for more clarity from the government.