December 31, 2019 4:23 am
In the words of the Commerce Ministry, Indian industry and services will be competitive and benefit from access to “large developed markets”.
December 12, 2019 9:43 am
There is also a need to support the newer kind of farmers’ organisations that are coming up. The need for initial financing for such arrangements, drawing in private rural savings and other financial sector savings, is tremendous.
November 15, 2019 11:23 am
Rising India narrative is suffering due to re-hyphenation with Pakistan, slowing growth, retreat from RCEP, Trumpism.
November 14, 2019 12:56 am
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was the guest at the recent Express Adda held in Mumbai. She spoke to The Indian Express on India’s decision to not join the RCEP, boosting investment and ushering in reforms
November 13, 2019 1:44 pm
The RCEP includes the 10 ASEAN countries along with China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand. Negotiations began in 2012 and were originally expected to finish by the end of 2015.
November 13, 2019 7:43 am
"My view is that the political leadership has to be more courageous and take necessary action."
November 11, 2019 6:59 am
The forum, which takes place every year in an Indian city, was scheduled to be held at a five-star hotel in the Capital on November 13 and 14.
November 08, 2019 4:34 am
The decision assumes significance in the wake of complaints filed by the domestic industry on dumping of products.
November 08, 2019 11:15 am
Don’t convert India’s global weakness into an ideological virtue. The truth is that India’s domestic agenda of reform will, in most respects, need to be the same, RCEP or no RCEP
November 07, 2019 7:44 pm
Asked about India's stand on RCEP, MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said India's concerns and requests are available with the other 15 RCEP members.
November 17, 2019 8:43 am
S Jaishankar delivering the fourth RNG Lecture provided an assessment of the last 70 years of India’s foreign policy choices and challenged past positions — from dealing with China on boundary issues and handling Pakistan to managing ties with the US.