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New Kerala
Apple's plea to waive off local sourcing under study: newkerala.com #69907from the sourcing norm, which mandates that 30 percent of the value of goods so
Apple's plea to waive off local sourcing under study: newkerala.com #69907
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
from the sourcing norm, which mandates that 30 percent of the value of goods sold in retail should be made in India. A commerce ministry committee has earlier recommended waiving the sourcing requirement for the iPhone maker. Apple CEO Tim... Read more
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Business Standard India
Commerce Ministry favours local sourcing waiver for Apple: Nirmala SitharamanSitharaman said her ministry has taken a line that the 30% local sourcing requi
Commerce Ministry favours local sourcing waiver for Apple: Nirmala Sitharaman
Business Standard India / Posted 5 hours ago
Sitharaman said her ministry has taken a line that the 30% local sourcing requirement can be waived off for high-end technology products At the same time, Commerce and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Discussing Apple's request for local sourcing waiver with FinMin: Sitharamancommerce minister says not in favour of refurbished phones being sold in India
Discussing Apple's request for local sourcing waiver with FinMin: Sitharaman
Business Standard India / Posted 5 hours ago
commerce minister says not in favour of refurbished phones being sold in India However, Sitharaman clarified that the commerce ministry does not support the influx of refurbished mobile phones into the country in any form. “We are not in... Read more
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asianage
Commerce Ministry favours local sourcing waiver for Applethe Finance Ministry rejecting waiver of mandatory local sourcing for Apple Inc
Commerce Ministry favours local sourcing waiver for Apple
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
the Finance Ministry rejecting waiver of mandatory local sourcing for Apple Inc to set up single-brand stores in India, the Commerce Ministry on May 30 said it will again push the case of the iPhone maker and a consensus decision should be reached... Read more
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dna
Nirmala Sitharaman may help pave way for Apple's India ambitionsthe Finance Ministry rejecting waiver of mandatory local sourcing for Apple Inc
Nirmala Sitharaman may help pave way for Apple's India ambitions
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
the Finance Ministry rejecting waiver of mandatory local sourcing for Apple Inc to set up single-brand stores in India, the Commerce Ministry today said it will again push the case of the iPhone maker and a consensus decision should be reached... Read more
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The Economic Times
Nirmala Sitharaman turns down Apple’s proposal to sell refurbished iPhones in IndiaFinance Ministry rejecting waiver of mandatory local sourcing for Apple Inc t
Nirmala Sitharaman turns down Apple’s proposal to sell refurbished iPhones in India
The Economic Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Finance Ministry rejecting waiver of mandatory local sourcing for Apple Inc to set up single-brand stores in India, the Commerce Ministry today said it will again push the case of the iPhone maker and a consensus decision should be reached... Read more
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dna
Start-ups: The answer to NDA's unemployment woespositive from the sentiment point of view. There is an intent of the government
Start-ups: The answer to NDA's unemployment woes
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
positive from the sentiment point of view. There is an intent of the government to talk and engage with entrepreneurs. The commerce ministry and the DIPP have never been so frequented by young people as they are now, which is a brilliant... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Unintended Consequences: Easy Money = Overcapacity = Trade Warsand a bid to gain global market share at any cost. China has conducted a ‘war’
Unintended Consequences: Easy Money = Overcapacity = Trade Wars
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
and a bid to gain global market share at any cost. China has conducted a ‘war’—not trade—with steel, experts say. China’s Commerce Ministry said yesterday that it was extremely dissatisfied at what it called the “irrational” move by the United... Read more
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The Hindu
India to ‘export’ #TwitterSevaMinistry of External Affairs processes over 6,000 tweets in a month, while the
India to ‘export’ #TwitterSeva
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Ministry of External Affairs processes over 6,000 tweets in a month, while the number is over 40,000 per month for Commerce Ministry and over 3,000 in a month for Bengaluru Police. Talking about the use of Twitter by the NDA-government,... Read more
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The Financial Express
Exports: Application filing process under MEIS easedCommerce Ministry has done away with separate applications required for shipmen
Exports: Application filing process under MEIS eased
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
Commerce Ministry has done away with separate applications required for shipments from different electronic data interchange (EDI) ports. (PTI Photo) The Commerce Ministry has eased the process of filing of application for claiming benefits under... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
China: US hampers trade by imposing steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed
China: US hampers trade by imposing steel duties
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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EuroNews
China’s steel makers deny hacking theft of US datarules. It urged the Chinese government to take all necessary measures to ensure
China’s steel makers deny hacking theft of US data
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
rules. It urged the Chinese government to take all necessary measures to ensure the sector receives fair treatment. The Commerce Ministry in Beijing called the US moves protectionism that would artificially interfere with trade rather than solve... Read more
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Business Insurance
U.S. panel launches trade secret theft probe into China steelIt urged the Chinese government to take all necessary measures to ensure the se
U.S. panel launches trade secret theft probe into China steel
Business Insurance / Posted 2 days ago
It urged the Chinese government to take all necessary measures to ensure the sector receives fair treatment. China’s Commerce Ministry said it was resolutely opposed to the probe and would encourage its firms to legally defend... Read more
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The Financial Express
China’s services trade deficit narrows to $20.3 bn in April: Foreign exchange regulatorshowed. China had a $44.4 billion surplus on trade of goods in April, data fro
China’s services trade deficit narrows to $20.3 bn in April: Foreign exchange regulator
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
showed. China had a $44.4 billion surplus on trade of goods in April, data from the online statement showed. The value of China’s services trade is expected to grow rapidly and exceed $750 billion in 2016, the commerce ministry said o... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
China protests U.S. duties on steelItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed
China protests U.S. duties on steel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports," said a Commerce Ministry statement. "This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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Business Standard India
US panel launches trade secret theft probe into China steelcharges were "rootless speculation and subjective assumption and could even be
US panel launches trade secret theft probe into China steel
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
charges were "rootless speculation and subjective assumption and could even be described as an absurd statement.". China's Commerce Ministry said it was resolutely opposed to the probe and would encourage its firms to legally defend... Read more
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asianage
Nirmala Sitharaman exhorts Bahrain to ramp up investments in IndiaAlzayani emphasized on the strong bond between both the countries and said that
Nirmala Sitharaman exhorts Bahrain to ramp up investments in India
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Alzayani emphasized on the strong bond between both the countries and said that India is a vital partner for Bahrain, a Commerce Ministry statement said. Indo-Bahrain bilateral trade stood at around USD 1.2 billion in 2013-2014 -- a jump from... Read more
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TribLIVE
China: U.S. duties on steel hindering tradeItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed
China: U.S. duties on steel hindering trade
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
E-payment mandatory by 2019500 million baht, mid-sized firms have annual revenue of 30-500 million, and sm
E-payment mandatory by 2019
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
500 million baht, mid-sized firms have annual revenue of 30-500 million, and small ones have revenue below 30 million. Commerce Ministry statistics report 400,000 companies and juristic persons across the country. The e-payment scheme is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
BoT: Thailand can ride global stormsaid. The central bank forecasts this year's exports will contract by 2% based
BoT: Thailand can ride global storm
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
said. The central bank forecasts this year's exports will contract by 2% based on projected GDP growth of 3.1%. The Commerce Ministry reported that exports fell 8% year-on-year in April to $15.5 billion, with imports plunging 14.9% to $14.8... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. government agrees to investigate U.S. Steel’s complaints against Chinese producersagainst Chinese producers. “The United States has deliberately suppressed the
U.S. government agrees to investigate U.S. Steel’s complaints against Chinese producers
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
against Chinese producers. “The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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Japan Today
China accuses U.S. of hampering trade with steel duties ‹ Japan TodayItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses U.S. of hampering trade with steel duties ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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The Economic Times
Allow multi-brand food retail stores to sell soaps, shampoos: Harsimrat Kaur Badalof homecare products. "If I had a choice, I would have given them the sweetener
Allow multi-brand food retail stores to sell soaps, shampoos: Harsimrat Kaur Badal
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
of homecare products. "If I had a choice, I would have given them the sweetener as it made sense to me...I think the commerce ministry probably just thought let's bring in a policy that will be very popular as it will have no riders. This is... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Furious China Slams "Irrational" US Trade War, Warns "Will Take Steps"during a Singapore conference. Fast forward to today when China escalated the
Furious China Slams "Irrational" US Trade War, Warns "Will Take Steps"
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
during a Singapore conference. Fast forward to today when China escalated the war of words. Cited by Reuters, China's Commerce Ministry said it was extremely dissatisfied at what it called the "irrational" move by the United States, which it... Read more
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The Financial Express
Nirmala Sitharaman exhorts Bahrain to ramp up investments in IndiaAlzayani emphasized on the strong bond between both the countries and said that
Nirmala Sitharaman exhorts Bahrain to ramp up investments in India
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
Alzayani emphasized on the strong bond between both the countries and said that India is a vital partner for Bahrain, a Commerce Ministry statement said. Indo-Bahrain bilateral trade stood at around USD 1.2 billion in 2013-2014 — a jump from... Read more
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The Mining Journal
China accuses US of restricting trade with new steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses US of restricting trade with new steel duties
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports," said a Commerce Ministry statement. "This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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dna
China accuses United States of hampering trade with steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed t
China accuses United States of hampering trade with steel duties
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports," said a Commerce Ministry statement. "This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports," said a Commerce Ministry statement. "This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. “The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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CNBC
US hits China and others with more steep steel dutiesto 150 million tons by 2020. It has yet to scrap controversial tax rebates for
US hits China and others with more steep steel duties
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
to 150 million tons by 2020. It has yet to scrap controversial tax rebates for all its steel exports, however. China's Commerce Ministry said yesterday that it was extremely dissatisfied at what it called the "irrational" move by the United... Read more
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The Financial Express
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. ”The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. ”The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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International Business Times
US levies fresh anti-dumping duty on Chinese steel the global market with cheap steel in the face of cooling demand at home, thus
US levies fresh anti-dumping duty on Chinese steel
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
the global market with cheap steel in the face of cooling demand at home, thus keeping prices depressed. China's Commerce Ministry denounced the US ruling as "irrational", and warned that it would hurt cooperation between the two economic... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports," said a Commerce Ministry statement. "This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel dutiesItaly, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed
China accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
Italy, South Korea and Taiwan. "The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports," said a Commerce Ministry statement. "This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US levies hefty duties on Chinese corrosion-resistant steelU.S. anti-dumping duties on the Chinese products replace preliminary ones of 25
US levies hefty duties on Chinese corrosion-resistant steel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. anti-dumping duties on the Chinese products replace preliminary ones of 256 percent issued in December 2015. China's Commerce Ministry said it was extremely dissatisfied at what it called the "irrational" move by the United States, which it... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. levies hefty duties on Chinese corrosion-resistant steelU.S. anti-dumping duties on the Chinese products replace preliminary ones of 25
U.S. levies hefty duties on Chinese corrosion-resistant steel
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. anti-dumping duties on the Chinese products replace preliminary ones of 256 percent issued in December 2015. China's Commerce Ministry said it was extremely dissatisfied at what it called the "irrational" move by the United States, which it... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
April exports plunge 8%, far worse than expected(Reuters photo) Related Stories Customs-cleared exports slipped more than exp
April exports plunge 8%, far worse than expected
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
(Reuters photo) Related Stories Customs-cleared exports slipped more than expected in April after two months of growth, Commerce Ministry data showed on Wednesday, as the trade-dependent economy continued to face weak global demand. Exports... Read more
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The Financial Express
RBI says no to Commerce Ministry plan for cheap loans to Exim Bank from forex reservesExim Bank has a leverage ratio of 77.5 times. (Reuters) The Reserve Bank of In
RBI says no to Commerce Ministry plan for cheap loans to Exim Bank from forex reserves
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
Exim Bank has a leverage ratio of 77.5 times. (Reuters) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is learnt to have rejected a commerce ministry proposal to use a portion of its foreign exchange reserves to give long-term loans to the Export Import... Read more
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Business Standard India
Commerce ministry, RBI to review regulatory norms for Exim BankThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the commerce ministry will next week review
Commerce ministry, RBI to review regulatory norms for Exim Bank
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the commerce ministry will next week review regulatory norms for the Export Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) to enhance capital base, leverage and cap on single borrower exposure. This is part of efforts to push... Read more
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The Financial Express
As govt boosts border trade, BJP hopes for gains in North EastThe BJP, which considers its win in Assam as a gateway to the northeast, now se
As govt boosts border trade, BJP hopes for gains in North East
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
The BJP, which considers its win in Assam as a gateway to the northeast, now sees its prospects brightening. The Commerce Ministry has been focusing on enhancing trade at the border in the northeast. BJP’s strategists believe the move would help the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Finance ministry and Fadnavis govt working on minimum land rule to set up international finance centre in Mumbai’s BKCMUMBAI: The commerce ministry is examining a proposal to declare an internation
Finance ministry and Fadnavis govt working on minimum land rule to set up international finance centre in Mumbai’s BKC
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
MUMBAI: The commerce ministry is examining a proposal to declare an international finance centre (IFC) in Mumbai's Bandra Kurla Centre (BKC), BJP MP and member of Maharashtra task force Poonam Mahajan said. A decision will be taken in six to eight... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Beysolow Gains Ground in U.S.$5 Million Theft Case(LPRC) Managing Director, T. Nelson Williams; former Deputy Managing Director f
Beysolow Gains Ground in U.S.$5 Million Theft Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
(LPRC) Managing Director, T. Nelson Williams; former Deputy Managing Director for Operations at the LPRC, Aaron Wheagar; Commerce Ministry Director for Price Analysis and Marketing, Steve Flahn-Paye; and Aminata and Sons Inc, were jointly... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt considers Rs 3,000 crore incentive to revive slipping exportsThe commerce ministry is considering incentives worth Rs 3,000 crore under the
Govt considers Rs 3,000 crore incentive to revive slipping exports
The Financial Express / Posted 10 days ago
The commerce ministry is considering incentives worth Rs 3,000 crore under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) amid exports registering fall for the ninth straight month in August, declining by 20.66 per cent from a year earlier to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hard to do biz with China companies in USChinese government backed two companies that were accused of rigging the price
Hard to do biz with China companies in US
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
Chinese government backed two companies that were accused of rigging the price of Vitamin C in the US market. The Chinese Commerce Ministry said the companies were following Chinese law when they set prices. The companies lost in 2013, but the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hard to do biz with China companies in USChinese government backed two companies that were accused of rigging the price
Hard to do biz with China companies in US
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Chinese government backed two companies that were accused of rigging the price of Vitamin C in the US market. The Chinese Commerce Ministry said the companies were following Chinese law when they set prices. The companies lost in 2013, but the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hard to do biz with China companies in USChinese government backed two companies that were accused of rigging the price
Hard to do biz with China companies in US
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Chinese government backed two companies that were accused of rigging the price of Vitamin C in the US market. The Chinese Commerce Ministry said the companies were following Chinese law when they set prices. The companies lost in 2013, but the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Furious After US Launches Trade War "Nuke" With 522% Dutyconcluded were improper subsidies, for a grand total of over 500%! As noted pr
China Furious After US Launches Trade War "Nuke" With 522% Duty
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
concluded were improper subsidies, for a grand total of over 500%! As noted previously, China is furious. The Commerce Ministry complained regulators engaged in "unfair practices" and improperly hampered the ability of Chinese... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Oil-For-Drugs Swap: India's Answer To Venezuela's Unpaid Billsquoted P.V. Appaji, Director General of the Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Cou
Oil-For-Drugs Swap: India's Answer To Venezuela's Unpaid Bills
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
quoted P.V. Appaji, Director General of the Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Council of India, a body under the country's commerce ministry, as saying. It’s not an unprecedented idea. India has swapped rice and wheat for Iranian oil when Iran was... Read more
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New Kerala
India offers to aid Myanmar in boosting agriculture, healthcare - newkerala.com #66076Nirmala Sitharaman at the India Myanmar Business Conclave held at Myanmarese ca
India offers to aid Myanmar in boosting agriculture, healthcare - newkerala.com #66076
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Nirmala Sitharaman at the India Myanmar Business Conclave held at Myanmarese capital Yangon, according to an Indian commerce ministry statement in New Delhi. "India can cooperate in boosting productivity by providing technology and agri... Read more
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Reuters
China steelmakers attack U.S tariff move; say need more timeindustry conference. "Trade protectionism hurts consumers, (it's) against free
China steelmakers attack U.S tariff move; say need more time
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
industry conference. "Trade protectionism hurts consumers, (it's) against free trade and competition," he added. China's Commerce Ministry said on Wednesday the United States had employed "unfair methods" during an anti-dumping investigation into... Read more
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