Hope India-UK FTA not far away, says incoming FICCI UK Council Chairman news

Hope India-UK FTA not far away, says incoming FICCI UK Council Chairman  news

The reality is that these things only happen because we have been able to work in partnership with so many people as we enter this new phase of the India-UK Industry Advisory Group. (Photo: Reuters) read 4 minutes Last update: 21 May 2024 | 11:09 PM First Hopefully the proposed India-UK free trade agreement is […]

Progress on India-UK trade deal talks reviewed at highest level: Report india news

Progress on India-UK trade deal talks reviewed at highest level: Report  india news

With talks for the proposed India-UK free trade agreement reaching an advanced stage, the Prime Minister’s Office on February 16 reviewed the progress of the talks, sources said. He told that Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Commerce Secretary Sunil Barthwal were also present in the meeting. “Negotiations for the agreement are now at […]

India-UK FTA talks in advanced stage, want fair agreement: Commerce Ministry world News

India-UK FTA talks in advanced stage, want fair agreement: Commerce Ministry  world News

Bilateral trade between India and UK to increase from $17.5 billion in 2021-22 to $20.36 billion in 2022-23. Photo: Bloomberg Talks for a proposed India-UK free trade agreement are in an advanced stage and both sides are working to resolve differences on remaining issues, a top government official said on Thursday. Commerce Secretary Sunil Barthwal […]

Rajnath Singh said, India-UK will cooperate, co-create, co-innovate

Rajnath Singh said, India-UK will cooperate, co-create, co-innovate

Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh (Photo: PTI) Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, co-chairing the UK-India Defense Industry CEO Roundtable with his British counterpart Grant Shapps here on Wednesday, said India envisions a prosperous defense partnership with the UK focused on co-production. The roundtable was attended by a number of CEOs from the UK defense industry, officials […]

PM Rishi Sunak’s officials in Delhi to discuss India-UK FTA: Report

PM Rishi Sunak’s officials in Delhi to discuss India-UK FTA: Report

According to UK media reports on Saturday, senior officials from British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s team are in New Delhi this week to give impetus to the ongoing round of negotiations for an India-UK free trade agreement (FTA). ‘The Guardian’ newspaper reports that although there has been no official comment from either party on such […]

India-UK trade agreement: prospects and challenges

India-UK trade agreement: prospects and challenges

In December 2021, India overtook Britain to become the fifth largest global economy. In January 2022, the two countries began negotiations for a comprehensive free trade agreement (FTA) in fast-track mode. Currently, negotiations are nearing completion, with teams from both countries working to resolve some remaining issues. FTA may be signed by the end of […]

British delegation to begin next round of India-UK FTA talks on October 9

British delegation to begin next round of India-UK FTA talks on October 9

A 30-member official UK delegation will begin the next round of talks for a free trade agreement with the Indian team here from Monday to resolve the remaining issues so that the two countries can conclude the talks soon, an official said. Both countries have recently concluded the 13th round of talks. A team led […]