New Delhi, Oct 30 : Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday assured that India will always protect its strategic and economic interests while engaging in multilateral talks.
He urged citizens to talk, argue and understand issues and not indulge in creating fear psychosis as the Government of India will never sign on any trade agreement without consultations.
Mr Goyal released the High Level Advisory Group (HLAG) report that has recommendations for industry both manufacturing and services and sectors like textiles, finances and tourism so that India is able to take its manufacturing potential to 25 percent of the GDP.
During an interaction with the audience after the release of the report, he said that for the Regional Economic Partnership Agreement (REPA) talks that are underway, the most extensive stakeholder consultations have been done by him and the Ministry. (UNI)