WCO praises India for reforms in taxation system

As per a finance ministry release, the WCO Secretary General also appreciated the various initiatives taken by the Indian Customs to facilitate trade particularly the release of the National Trade Facilitation Action Plan (NTFAP).

Jul 21, 2017, 22:30 PM IST
Real estate sector to witness $7 billion investment in 2017: CBRE

Real estate sector to witness $7 billion investment in 2017: CBRE

Indian real estate is expected to witness an investment of USD 7 billion this year on likely revival in the sector, according to property consultant CBRE.

Apr 27, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
Germany takes over as new chair of G-20

Germany takes over as new chair of G-20

There will be no return to a world before globalization, Merkel said.

Dec 02, 2016, 00:56 AM IST
China's Xi calls for ''smooth transition'' in relationship with US

China's Xi calls for ''smooth transition'' in relationship with US

"I continue to believe that a constructive US-China relationship benefits our two peoples and benefits the entire globe," said Obama.

Nov 20, 2016, 12:11 PM IST
PM Modi raises with Xi China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

PM Modi raises with Xi China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday raised the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) issue with Chinese President Xi Jinping, conveying to him that New Delhi and Beijing would have to be sensitive to each other`s strategic interests.

Sep 04, 2016, 12:52 PM IST
PM Modi to visit Vietnam today; attend G-20 meet in China

PM Modi to visit Vietnam today; attend G-20 meet in China

India's ONGC Videsh Limited is engaged in oil exploration projects in Vietnam for over three decades and there may be announcements about new projects in the sector .

Sep 02, 2016, 07:22 AM IST

G20 pledges to build culture of intolerance towards corruption

Leaders of the world's 20 biggest economies on Monday pledged to use all policy tools to address uneven economic growth even as they endorsed India's concern over delays in implementation of IMF reforms, and building a global culture of intolerance towards corruption.

Nov 16, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

DNA: Controversies likely to emerge during PM Modi's United Kingdom visit

This is perhaps not the best time for PMO as NDA just lost Bihar election, however, PM Modi is all set to visit Great Britain and Turkey.

Nov 10, 2015, 23:39 PM IST

Near-term growth prospects remain favourable in India: IMF

Global growth in the first half of 2015 was lower than in the second half of 2014, reflecting a further slowdown in emerging economies and a weaker recovery in advanced economies.

Sep 03, 2015, 08:20 AM IST

OECD to strengthen ties with India, other key partners

OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria is steering the strategy to "transform the organisation into a more inclusive, global policy network and a prime forum for evidence-based policy exchange and global standard setting".

Jun 05, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

'WTO is close to solution, thanks to strong leadership in India'

India's voice is not just heard but taken seriously at global institutions like the IMF, the World Bank and G-20, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman added.

Nov 21, 2014, 19:11 PM IST

G20 Summit kicks off in Brisbane, Australia

The G20 Summit has opened at Queensland Parliament in Brisbane in the midst of an abnormal heat wave.

Nov 15, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

Oz PM Tony Abbott welcomes PM Modi to the G20 Summit

G20 Summit has begun in Brisbane. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott welcomed PM Narendra Modi to the G20 Summit.

Nov 15, 2014, 13:21 PM IST

DNA: PM Modi visits Australian varsity, writes on agricultural robot

World Diabetes Day celebrated on November 14 Pandit Jawarhallal Nehru's birth anniversary observed

Nov 14, 2014, 23:31 PM IST

India for clearing hurdles to movement of services within G-20

Ahead of the G-20 Summit, India on Sunday pitched for removal of impediments to movement of services within the group of 20 most advanced and fast developing member nations.

Nov 09, 2014, 22:07 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi likely to visit Fiji on November 19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Fiji on November 19, a day after a bilateral meeting with his Australian counterpart Tony Abbot in Canberra.

Oct 24, 2014, 19:49 PM IST

Sitharaman to represent India at G-20 meeting in Australia

Minister of State for Finance Nirmala Sitharaman will represent India at the meeting of Finance Ministers and central bank governors of G-20 nations in Australia later this month.

Sep 10, 2014, 17:39 PM IST

World Bank warns of global jobs crisis

The world is facing a global jobs crisis that is hurting the chances of reigniting economic growth and there is no magic bullet to solve the problem, the World Bank warned on Tuesday.

Sep 09, 2014, 10:20 AM IST

India to raise its concern on WTO issue at G-20 in Sydney

India is expected to raise its concerns over the slow progress on WTO's Bali agreement at the G-20 meeting of trade ministers in Sydney on Saturday.

Jul 17, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Fully committed to reforms in OTC derivatives: RBI

The Reserve Bank Thursday said India is fully committed to bring in reforms in the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets, but its pace and nature will depend on the domestic market conditions.

Mar 06, 2014, 21:39 PM IST