Last time, the two countries discussed the FTA issue about six years back. The progress in the talks couldn't take place due to tariffs reduction. However, during the recently concluded 2+2 ministerial dialogue held in the national capital, the ministers from both sides had discussed it.
India News Sep 23, 2021, 4:05 PM IST
"A new strategic economic agreement is projected to expand bilateral trade in products to $100 billion within five years of signing," the ministers said in a joint statement issued on Wednesday.
World News Sep 23, 2021, 10:54 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart Boris Johnson announced their intent to negotiate a comprehensive and balanced FTA, including consideration of an Interim Trade Agreement for delivering early gains.
Top Stories May 4, 2021, 9:31 PM IST
India must endorse regional trade agreements (RTA), as international trade negotiations are becoming dynamic, expert advises India.
Lifestyle Apr 12, 2021, 6:09 PM IST
In an Op-Ed published in a Bangladesh newspaper on the day he arrived in Dhaka, Prime Minister Modi noted that had Father of Bangladesh Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman been at the helm longer, India and Bangladesh may have had resolved the land boundary issue earlier, and the region would have also evolved along a very different trajectory.
Top Stories Mar 26, 2021, 11:42 AM IST
The United Kingdom and the European Union have reached a post-Brexit Free Trade Agreement after months of negotiations.
World News Dec 24, 2020, 9:52 PM IST
Farmers are happy, but not overjoyed as they know very well that the upward trend can be too bewitching.
Jan 17, 2017, 7:36 AM IST
With the implementation of the next phase of ASEAN Free Trade Agreement, import tariff of a total of 92 rubber products will be abolished while import duty of 70 products will get reduced to 5%.
Oct 19, 2016, 6:14 AM IST