“Our Rules Were Outdated”: Nitin Gadkari Defends Moves Against China

[ad_1] Nitin Gadkari said Indian firms had the capability to take on global firms. New Delhi: Rules that help Chinese companies are outdated and should be reviewed in national interest and for the interest of Indian firms, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Friday, backing the government’s recent moves that have provoked protests from Beijing. […]

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No Chinese Firms In Road Projects, Not Even Joint Ventures: Nitin Gadkari

[ad_1] Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said India will ban Chinese firms from road and highway projects New Delhi: India will not allow Chinese companies to participate in highway projects, including those through joint ventures, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today amid the standoff with China at the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh. Mr Gadakri […]

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There Is Need For Liquidity In Market, Says Nitin Gadkari

[ad_1] Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said that without increasing the liquidity in the market the wheel of economy cannot be accelerated. While addressing, MSME and Infrastructure-Paving the growth path in the Post-COVID World event, the Union Minister said, “I accept that there are problems – related with banks, with […]

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India Does Not Want Land Of China Or Pakistan: Nitin Gadkari

[ad_1] At a virtual rally in Gujarat, Nitin Gadkari said India wants peace, not violence. Mumbai: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said India is not interested expansionism, in land “either from Pakistan or China”. The country only wants “peace and amity”, he said at the BJP’s virtual ”Jan Samvad” rally in Gujarat, amid a face-off […]

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Cabinet Clears Changes In Definition Of Small Businesses

[ad_1] The Union Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday approved recent changes in the definition of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), and brought an even larger number of businesses in the medium enterprises category. The decisions were part of the government’s “Atma Nirbhar Bharat” economic package detailed by Finance Minister Nirmala […]

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“Minister vs Minister” In P Chidambaram’s Swipe At Centre Over MSMEs

[ad_1] Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram tweeted on condition of MSMEs (File) New Delhi: Congress leader P Chidambaram took a swipe at the government today, highlighting apparently contradictory statements by two Union Ministers on condition of MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises) that have been adversely affected by the national lockdown over […]

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Virus Is From A Lab, Not Natural, Says Nitin Gadkari To NDTV

[ad_1] New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, reacting to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcements for small businesses hit by the coronavirus crisis and weeks of lockdown, said creating positivity in the circumstances was a challenge. “We have to understand the art of living with corona. This is not a natural virus. It is artificial virus. […]

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Public Transport May Open Soon With Some Guidelines, Says Nitin Gadkari

[ad_1] Lockdown Guidelines: Nitin Gadkari said social distancing, other restrictions should be maintained New Delhi: Public transport, which has been off roads since the lockdown against coronavirus was announced on March 25, will soon begin rolling, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari assured transporters today.  There, however, will be some restrictions, said the minister, who handles the […]

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SOS From Small And Medium-Scale Industries, Over 10 Crore Face An Uncertain Future

[ad_1] Small businesses account for nearly a quarter of India’s economy Even as the government reviews strategies to support the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector, the small firms believe that the nationwide lockdown to fight the COVID-19 pandemic could result in significant job losses if not adequately addressed. Speaking to NDTV, Rajan Chadha, Director of […]

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“Not The Right Time”: Nitin Gadkari’s Advice To Yogi Adityanath On Migrants

[ad_1] Lakhs of migrants and daily wage labourers have been left stranded across the country (File) New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today sounded a note of caution over Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s plan to bring back migrant workers from the state stranded across the country due to the coronavirus lockdown. “I heard […]

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