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Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal highlighted the significant concessions and liberalisation planned for the single-brand retail sector so that more international companies can set up stores in India and expand their business. (Photo: File)
16 Jul 2019 7:23 PM

On multi-brand retail we are very clear as of now it's a 49 pc restriction for foreign investment, Goyal said.

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.
12 Jul 2019 2:00 PM

Goyal said track kilometre grew from 77,609 km to 89,919 km from 1950-2014 and rose to 1,23,236 km in the past five years.

An official said that relevant issues for both the countries on trade and commerce would be discussed during the meeting. (Photo: Representational | PTI)
11 Jul 2019 7:19 PM

A team led by AUSTR for South and Central Asia, Christopher Wilson, will hold the meeting with senior government officials.

In a separate written reply, Goyal said that as on April 1 this year, there were 189 new lines projects totalling 21,443 kilometres in various stages of planning/ approval/ execution, which will connect areas not covered so far under railway network. (Photo: File)
10 Jul 2019 2:02 PM

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said 'no specific passenger train has been identified to be run by private payers so far.'

Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday told the Lok Sabha that more than 4.61 lakh people were recruited in Railways over the last decade. (Representional Image)
10 Jul 2019 1:56 PM

In 2018-19, action was initiated to fill up 2,94,420 job vacancies.

Piyush Goyal said that in the 26th round of RCEP negotiations at the experts level, which has concluded recently in Melbourne, some progress has been achieved with member countries showing a degree of flexibility and accommodation. (Photo: File)
09 Jul 2019 7:35 PM

Indian Industry is not convinced that RCEP will create a win-win situation for all, the ministry said in a statement.

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.
04 Jul 2019 10:54 AM

The money is required to construct underpass or overbridges to replace the railway level crossings.

Piyush Goyal said a joint feasibility study has been conducted to explore possibility of a free trade agreement with EAEU which includes Russia, Armenia, Belarus are the other three countries. (Photo: File)
03 Jul 2019 1:43 PM

Goyal said efforts are being made to boost trade through existing mechanisms between India and Central Asian countries.

It is movable advertising and this means that the client will get greater publicity across the route, said an official. (Photo: Representational)
28 Jun 2019 2:57 PM

South Eastern Railway has awarded a contract under 'Branding on Wheels' scheme to Dalmia Cement for a period of five years.

Piyush Goyal directed the ministries of railways, road transport and highways, shipping and civil aviation, to work in coordination so that the 14 per cent logistics cost may be brought down to 9 per cent. (Photo: File)
27 Jun 2019 5:17 PM

Policy was prepared in consultation with ministries of railways, road transport and highways, shipping and civil aviation.


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