Mumbai, Jan 30
Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu has said that country’s gold policy will be launched soon and the ministry is pursuing NITI Ayog and consulting stake holders for it.
He was speaking at the launch of the Domestic Council for Gems and Jewellery in Mumbai on Tuesday.
He said that Indians are the biggest consumers of gold due to their various cultural activities.
He assured that the council will help to boost the economic growth, generate employment opportunities.
He stressed on artificial intelligence, internet of things and use of technology to boost the growth.
He also underlined the need to connect domestic markets with international markets and expressed confidence that the council will play an important role in it.