Piyush Goyal says G-20 should play leadership role in recovery from COVID-19
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on tuesday took part in the virtual meeting of the G-20 Trade and Investment Ministers.
Making interventions during the meeting, he called upon G-20 to play a leadership role in crafting a pathway to recover from COVID-19.
He said, one of the key lessons for all countries is the need to strike the right balance between their external and internal economic policies, with a view to ensuring balanced and sustainable development.
He said that India stands ready to engage constructively with all G-20 Members to push an agenda that is inclusive and development oriented.
Mr Goyal announced that India is not in a position to accept the concept of Data Free Flow with Trust, DFFT.
He said that India is of the view that the concept of DFFT is neither well understood nor is comprehensive enough in the legislation of many countries.