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Challenges of 7.3 billion people in developing countries should be considered during global trade negotiations: Suresh Prabhu

More than 7.3 billion people living in developing countries should not be deprived of the benefits of growth, said Union civil aviation minister Suresh Prabhu said at World Trade Organization's ministerial meeting of developing countries which concluded in New Delhi on Tuesday. The meeting is taking place at a time when trade tensions show no signs of abating and protectionist tendencies are on the rise which makes it very essential to collectively debate and discuss the way forward in a multilateral framework, added Prabhu.

May 14, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

Suresh Prabhu directs aviation ministry to review Jet Airways' issues; protect passenger rights, safety

The Union Minister's direction comes a day after the cash-strapped Jet Airways suspended all its international flights till April 18. 

Apr 16, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Suresh Prabhu directs Aviation Ministry to review issues with Jet Airways after it grounds flights

As of Thursday noon, the airline operated just 14 planes -- way down from 123 planes in operations at the peak.

Apr 12, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

DGCA holds emergency meet with Jet, asks airline to address passengers' woes

DGCA has also reviewed the performance of Jet on operational, airworthiness and passenger facilitation.

Mar 19, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

Government directs aviation secy to hold emergency meet as Jet Airways cancels more flights

The minister's direction came in the wake of the airliner drastically reducing its operations due to liquidity crunch.

Mar 19, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

Prabhu seeks more funds from FinMin to increase incentives on onion exports

Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre too has demanded hike in the reward rates.

Dec 28, 2018, 17:48 PM IST

India eyes $100-bn FDI in next two years; Plans industrial clusters for some countries: Prabhu

The commerce and industry minister said his ministry has also identified sectors and countries which holds huge potential for investments in India.

Dec 27, 2018, 11:31 AM IST

Now, all airports to make public announcements in local languages too

The latest move follows a directive from Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu.

Dec 26, 2018, 18:46 PM IST

Government approves amendment of Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Act, 1951

Union Minister Suresh Prabhu told a news conference about the Union Cabinet's decision.

Dec 06, 2018, 22:04 PM IST

Reforms needed in WTO to support better global trade order: Suresh Prabhu

Prabhu said that without WTO, trade, economy will not expand as it is the only organization dealing with global rules of trade between nations.

Nov 19, 2018, 17:50 PM IST

New Agriculture Export Policy to unveiled soon, to double farmer’s income: Suresh Prabhu

India produces nearly 600 MT of agri products.

Oct 26, 2018, 14:47 PM IST

I am safe, tweets YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy after being stabbed at airport; Centre orders probe

Jagan Mohan Reddy was stabbed by man carrying a sharp-edged object inside the Visakhapatnam Airport. 

Oct 25, 2018, 15:43 PM IST

Pilots Association writes to seek Suresh Prabhu seeking 'One Rank One Pay'

"We fail to understand as to why the top management has turned a blind eye to this issue which is bleeding national carrier of high-value foreign exchange."

Oct 16, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

New Industrial Policy to transform India into global leader in fourth industrial revolution technologies: Suresh Prabhu

He said that the fourth Industrial revolution is driven by digital technology and India is on track to adopt digital technology in every aspect of governance.

Oct 12, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu orders safety audit of all airlines, airports

The minister has also ordered a probe into the Jet Airways flight incident, which is being investigated by the Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB), an official statement said.

Sep 21, 2018, 00:20 AM IST

Not just Air India and Jet, all airlines in the world suffering losses: Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu has blamed rising fuel prices for the challenges being faced by airlines in India and the world over.

Aug 14, 2018, 16:57 PM IST

Probe ordered after British Airways offloads Indian family

Pathak, who was travelling to Berlin from London has alleged that they were initially threatened and later made to deboard the aircraft. The child was reportedly three years old.

Aug 09, 2018, 19:11 PM IST

Indian family deplaned by British Airways as 'child kept crying'

Taking note of the incident, the British Airways has initiated an investigation into the alleged harassment.

Aug 09, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

Commerce ministry launches Niryat Mitra App for exporters' ease

The app is available both on Android and on IOS platforms.

Aug 09, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

Make in India push: How Centre is preparing roadmap for manufacturing aircraft, UAVs

With the aim to encouraging the aviation industry, two task force have been constituted -- one to explore the possibility of manufacturing aircraft and the other on manufacturing of unmanned aerial vehicles (Drones) in India

Aug 06, 2018, 13:27 PM IST