CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2019
The joint meeting of the Board of Trade and the Council for Development and Promotion held in _________
A)
Kolkata
B)
Mumbai
C)
Guwahati
D)
New Delhi

Correct Answer : Option (D) - New Delhi

Note : A joint meeting of the Board of Trade and the Council for Development and Promotion, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) was held in New Delhi. Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Commerce and Industry and Railways has asked the industry and export bodies to stop depending on subsidies and grants from the Central Government and make the industry more competitive and self-reliant.This is the first meeting after Piyush Goyal became the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry following Suresh Prabhu.The meeting was attended by many ministries such as Textiles, MSME Agriculture, Information Technology, NITI Aayog and other Ministries of government.