The title may refer to the head of the governmental department that specializes in industry. This position may also be responsible for trade and employment, areas that fall under the ministries of commerce and labour in some governments. Depending on the country, the industry minister may have a wide range of responsibilities that could include making decisions regarding utilities and electricity production, presiding over business mergers, and lobbying corporations to build facilities in his or her respective country.
Labor's skills minister Brendan O'Connor has expressed his support in bringing in more foreign workers to fill job vacancies as a temporary solution to the jobs crisis. Critical shortages have been reported in industries across the country from hospitality to construction to manufacturing ... Industries reporting significant job vacancies in May 2022.
...Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) ... The states' startup ranking for 2021 was released by Commerce and Industry MinisterPiyush Goyal on Monday ... The third edition of the ranking of states' on support to startup ecosystems was released by Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal.
If the elites so decide they can plough into the big pool of idle private investible funds towards innovations, industry, productivity and competitiveness to fasten the pace of capital formation, reduce import dependence, boost exports, generate jobs and deliver higher GDP growth... This makes industrial investment less attractive.
The prime minister also ordered for resolving provincial issues of drinking water provision and agricultural facilities on priority basis ... Criticising former prime minister Imran Khan-led PTI government over its alleged wrongdoings, Dastagir said industries were being provided power supply 24 hours a day.
... including the industrial areas within and around them ... This team would work directly with the Ministers for Industry and Planning and the prime minister’s office, as well as the CPEC Authority and the regiments/divisions of the Pakistan Armed Forces tasked with CPEC’s security.