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  • Govt working on reducing people's woes: Suresh Prabhu on fuel prices Feb 19, 2021 07:35 PM IST

    Govt working on reducing people's woes: Suresh Prabhu on fuel prices

    Replying to a query on the rising fuel prices, he said that the petroleum prices are rising continuously as 70 percent of our fuel needs are dependent on the import of oil.

  • Exporters need to identify niche markets, key products to boost shipments: Suresh Prabhu May 23, 2020 05:52 PM IST

    Exporters need to identify niche markets, key products to boost shipments: Suresh Prabhu

    In view of the present pandemic crisis, he said, the first and foremost work for exporters is to find the markets where demand support is given by their respective governments through a package, citing examples of the US and Europe.

  • India working on aggressive strategy to attract FDI: Suresh Prabhu May 05, 2020 08:45 PM IST

    India working on aggressive strategy to attract FDI: Suresh Prabhu

    Prabhu in a virtual interaction with members of the Indo-Canadian Business Chamber (ICBC) recognized the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the changes it would bring to global business and trade practices, while outlining eight key areas of enhanced cooperation between India and Canada going forward, according to a statement.

  • India, US need to collaborate, operate projects jointly: Former Union Minister Suresh Prabhu Apr 25, 2020 09:00 PM IST

    India, US need to collaborate, operate projects jointly: Former Union Minister Suresh Prabhu

    Speaking at a digital conclave on 'Indo-US Trade Cooperation post-COVID-19', the former commerce and industry minister said: "Now, India and the USA need to not only continue investing in each other's countries but also invest and operate projects in other countries jointly".

  • Coronavirus pandemic | Suresh Prabhu goes into self-quarantine as precautionary measure after coming from Saudi Arabia Mar 18, 2020 12:42 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | Suresh Prabhu goes into self-quarantine as precautionary measure after coming from Saudi Arabia

    Sources said though Prabhu has tested negative for the coronavirus, he, however has decided to stay in isolation as a precaution.

  • All must support WTO for global trade: Suresh Prabhu Jan 22, 2020 02:21 PM IST

    All must support WTO for global trade: Suresh Prabhu

    Speaking here at a session on 'The Great Indo Pacific Race', Prabhu also said oceans will play a very important role going forward, including for trade and security.

  • India needs to strengthen manufacturing for achieving $5 trn economy goal: Prabhu Jan 05, 2020 08:05 AM IST

    India needs to strengthen manufacturing for achieving $5 trn economy goal: Prabhu

    "India today is a USD 2.5 trillion economy, and we have set a target of becoming USD 5 trillion by 2025. In this target, 50 per cent will be international trade, of which exports will be a major component," Prabhu said.

  • Startups will be key in India becoming USD 5 trn economy: Prabhu Dec 07, 2019 08:19 PM IST

    Startups will be key in India becoming USD 5 trn economy: Prabhu

    "So, when we talk about USD 5 trillion economy, it will be largely from the startups. It is inevitably bound to happen all over the world, thankfully our prime minister realised it and had that vision to understand the changing economic scenario of the Indian economy," Prabhu said here at an event.

  • Building on Wilbur Ross's recent visit, USTR delegation may meet Commerce Ministry officials next week May 27, 2019 04:04 PM IST

    Building on Wilbur Ross's recent visit, USTR delegation may meet Commerce Ministry officials next week

    "Continuing the ongoing process of discussions and talks, USTR officials are expected to come down next week to take forward the talks held last week," a senior government official told Moneycontrol.

  • WTO ministerial concludes with countries agreeing on need to resolve dispute settlement crisis May 14, 2019 08:01 PM IST

    WTO ministerial concludes with countries agreeing on need to resolve dispute settlement crisis

    Among the 24 invited countries, 22 participated and 17 countries signed a joint declaration issued after the meet.

  • Suresh Prabhu seeks report on allocation of Jet Airways slots to other airlines May 09, 2019 08:45 AM IST

    Suresh Prabhu seeks report on allocation of Jet Airways slots to other airlines

    In the wake of crisis-hit Jet Airways suspending operations, the ministry decided to allocate the vacant slots at the airports in the national capital and Mumbai to other carriers. The move is part of larger efforts to increase capacity amid recent surge in airfares.

  • US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says India's trade policies are restrictive May 07, 2019 02:50 PM IST

    US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says India's trade policies are restrictive

    US had notified in March that India did not qualify for the Generalized System of Preferences benefits under their updated eligibility criteria.

  • E-comm policy, data localisation figure in Indo-US meet; GSP not discussed May 06, 2019 09:55 PM IST

    E-comm policy, data localisation figure in Indo-US meet; GSP not discussed

    Although India has said the withdrawal of GSP benefits by the US will not impact domestic exporters, local industry has demanded for continuation of the incentives.

  • US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to meet Suresh Prabhu on May 6 Apr 30, 2019 09:06 PM IST

    US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to meet Suresh Prabhu on May 6

    Issues such as withdrawal of GSP benefits by Washington are expected to come up for the discussion.

  • India working on district-based development model: Suresh Prabhu Apr 27, 2019 08:15 PM IST

    India working on district-based development model: Suresh Prabhu

    The Union minister for commerce, industry and civil aviation said if the national growth was at six per cent and those of the districts was four per cent, the aggregate growth would be 10 per cent.

  • Suresh Prabhu pooh-poohs video claiming 'box' taken out of his plane Apr 26, 2019 08:13 PM IST

    Suresh Prabhu pooh-poohs video claiming 'box' taken out of his plane

    Responding to a question here about the clip and accompanying message which alleged that the box contained 'Rs 15 crore', Prabhu said, 'I don't have fifteen rupees in my pocket, where is the question of Rs 15 crore!'

  • Solution to Goa mining woes after BJP returns to power: Suresh Prabhu Apr 17, 2019 08:10 AM IST

    Solution to Goa mining woes after BJP returns to power: Suresh Prabhu

    Addressing a press conference here, Prabhu said the the central government is concerned about the mining industry in the state, considering the social cost incurred since its closure.

  • Suresh Prabhu calls for review of issues related to Jet Airways Apr 16, 2019 11:04 AM IST

    Suresh Prabhu calls for review of issues related to Jet Airways

    Jet Airways is grappling with acute financial crunch and is operating less than 10 planes besides temporarily suspending international operations.

  • Narendra Modi govt set to return to power: Suresh Prabhu Apr 15, 2019 07:35 PM IST

    Narendra Modi govt set to return to power: Suresh Prabhu

    The Union Minister for Civil Aviation, Commerce and Industry, who is here to campaign for BJP candidate Nalin Kumar Kateel, said the Modi government had implemented several schemes in social and health sectors and for the welfare of women and youth in the last five years.

  • Jet Airways to fly 6-7 aircraft on both days this weekend domestically: Aviation Secy Apr 12, 2019 09:54 PM IST

    Jet Airways to fly 6-7 aircraft on both days this weekend domestically: Aviation Secy

    As the crisis in the private airline deepened, the Prime Minister's Office called an urgent meeting to discuss the situation, an official source said.

  • Suresh Prabhu says directed aviation secretary to review Jet Airways' issues Apr 12, 2019 09:38 AM IST

    Suresh Prabhu says directed aviation secretary to review Jet Airways' issues

    "Directed Secretary MoCA to review issues related to Jet Airways. Asked him to take necessary steps to minimise passenger inconvenience and ensure their safety," Prabhu tweeted in the morning.

  • Jet Airways crisis: Suresh Prabhu rules out intervention in commercial matters of airline Apr 03, 2019 06:52 PM IST

    Jet Airways crisis: Suresh Prabhu rules out intervention in commercial matters of airline

    Against the backdrop of lenders set to take control of Jet Airways under a debt resolution plan, he said banks are direct stakeholders and are dealing with commercial matters of the airline where the ministry would not like to intervene.

  • India's goods, services export to touch about $540 bn this fiscal: Suresh Prabhu Mar 29, 2019 08:08 AM IST

    India's goods, services export to touch about $540 bn this fiscal: Suresh Prabhu

    In total, both "merchandise and services exports put together will reach about USD 540 billion" by the end of this fiscal, the minister said here at a function.

  • DGCA to conduct safety assessment of B737 MAX planes operational in India: Suresh Prabhu Mar 11, 2019 06:40 PM IST

    DGCA to conduct safety assessment of B737 MAX planes operational in India: Suresh Prabhu

    The direction comes a day after a 737 MAX aircraft, operated by Ethiopian Airlines, crashed killing 157 people.

  • India's goods export to hit $330 bn in 2018-19: Suresh Prabhu Mar 07, 2019 09:25 PM IST

    India's goods export to hit $330 bn in 2018-19: Suresh Prabhu

    He said the country's merchandise exports have seen high growth in the past six years through sector-specific interventions, focused export promotion initiatives, and quick resolution of issues.

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