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iol.co.za
Steel duties: China threatens WTO casehas escalated trade spats between China and other steel producing nations, such
Steel duties: China threatens WTO case
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
has escalated trade spats between China and other steel producing nations, such as Japan, India and the United States. The Commerce Ministry has said that it is deeply concerned about protectionism in the US steel sector. It argues that the... Read more
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The Economic Times
China threatens WTO case over US steel dutiesBEIJING: China could file suit at the World Trade Organization in order to prot
China threatens WTO case over US steel duties
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
BEIJING: China could file suit at the World Trade Organization in order to protect its steel industry, the Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday, after the United States said some steel imports from China were hitting US producers. The US International... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(3rd LD) China submits implementation plan on sanctions against N. Koreahas shown its commitment to working with global efforts to put pressure on the
(3rd LD) China submits implementation plan on sanctions against N. Korea
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
has shown its commitment to working with global efforts to put pressure on the North. In mid-June, China's commerce ministry announced a decision to add about 40 items to the list of items banned for export to the communist... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP has reduced Foreign Policy to 'event management exercise': - newkerala.com #82760tandem, which was not the case during the previous regime. "We work as a team.
BJP has reduced Foreign Policy to 'event management exercise': - newkerala.com #82760
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
tandem, which was not the case during the previous regime. "We work as a team. Foreign ministry, Prime Minister's officer, commerce ministry, finance ministry, defence minister, everyone works as a team, not as separate pieces. The impact that is... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
China submits implementation plan on sanctions against N. Koreahas shown its commitment to working with global efforts to put pressure on the
China submits implementation plan on sanctions against N. Korea
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
has shown its commitment to working with global efforts to put pressure on the North. In mid-June, China's commerce ministry announced a decision to add about 40 items to the list of items banned for export to the communist... Read more
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The Economic Times
Seven macro triggers that may move your market todayboost to the economy. Car and property sales go up on pay commision awards. St
Seven macro triggers that may move your market today
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
boost to the economy. Car and property sales go up on pay commision awards. Steps announced for exports to yield fruits: Commerce Ministry is hopeful that the narrowing pace of decline in exports will sustain in the coming months on account of... Read more
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The Financial Express
Modi Times Now Arnab interview: 15 highlights of what PM Narendra Modi saidrelations. Yes, I was new to it. So for me, being pro active was mandatory. For
Modi Times Now Arnab interview: 15 highlights of what PM Narendra Modi said
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
relations. Yes, I was new to it. So for me, being pro active was mandatory. Foreign ministry, Prime Minister’s officer, commerce ministry, finance ministry, defense minister, everyone works as a team, not as separate pieces. The impact that is... Read more
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New Kerala
We work as a team on foreign policy: newkerala.com #82554in May 2014, Modi said: "We work as a team." He said the External Affairs Mini
We work as a team on foreign policy: newkerala.com #82554
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
in May 2014, Modi said: "We work as a team." He said the External Affairs Ministry, the Prime Minister's Office, the Commerce Ministry and the Defence Ministry, "we work as a team. "This impact you see (on foreign policy) is not because of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Steps announced for exports to yield fruits: Commerce SecretaryNEW DELHI: Commerce Ministry is hopeful that the narrowing pace of decline in e
Steps announced for exports to yield fruits: Commerce Secretary
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: Commerce Ministry is hopeful that the narrowing pace of decline in exports will sustain in the coming months on account of the steps taken by the government to boost overseas shipments, a top government official said. "I am hopeful that... Read more
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The Hindu
50,000 yoga professionals to be certified in 3 yearsat the levels of the Union and the State governments with particular focus init
50,000 yoga professionals to be certified in 3 years
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
at the levels of the Union and the State governments with particular focus initially on yoga and healthcare, says the Commerce Ministry. In a note, the Ministry said that as part of capacity-building in yoga, the government — with the help of... Read more
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The Financial Express
Exports from SEZs up marginally at Rs 4.67 lakh crores in FY16lakh crore in 2015-16. The exports from such 204 zones were Rs 4.63 lakh crore
Exports from SEZs up marginally at Rs 4.67 lakh crores in FY16
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
lakh crore in 2015-16. The exports from such 204 zones were Rs 4.63 lakh crore in 2014-15, according to the data of the Commerce Ministry. “Overseas shipments from these zones have recorded a positive growth in the last fiscal, this means that... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt plans new category visa to attract foreigners, boost tradeto attend conferences or even for film shoots can be covered under the proposed
Govt plans new category visa to attract foreigners, boost trade
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
to attend conferences or even for film shoots can be covered under the proposed new category, which was first mooted by the Commerce Ministry following a suggestion by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to boost services trade. The long-term,... Read more
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asianage
Government plans new category visa to attract foreigners, boost tradeThe plan is part of the Commerce Ministry's initiatives to boost India's servic
Government plans new category visa to attract foreigners, boost trade
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
The plan is part of the Commerce Ministry's initiatives to boost India's services trade. New Delhi: India may soon roll out a long-term multiple-entry comprehensive visa by merging tourist, business, medical and conference visas into one to attract... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt plans new category visa to attract foreigners, boost tradeto attend conferences or even for film shoots can be covered under the proposed
Govt plans new category visa to attract foreigners, boost trade
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
to attend conferences or even for film shoots can be covered under the proposed new category, which was first mooted by the commerce ministry following a suggestion by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to boost services trade. The long-term,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Exports from SEZs up marginally at Rs 4.67 lakh crore in FY16lakh crore in 2015-16. The exports from such 204 zones were Rs 4.63 lakh crore
Exports from SEZs up marginally at Rs 4.67 lakh crore in FY16
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
lakh crore in 2015-16. The exports from such 204 zones were Rs 4.63 lakh crore in 2014-15, according to the data of the Commerce Ministry. "Overseas shipments from these zones have recorded a positive growth in the last fiscal, this means that... Read more
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Business Standard India
Exports from SEZs up marginally at Rs 4.67 lakh crore in FY16lakh crore in 2015-16. The exports from such 204 zones were Rs 4.63 lakh crore
Exports from SEZs up marginally at Rs 4.67 lakh crore in FY16
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
lakh crore in 2015-16. The exports from such 204 zones were Rs 4.63 lakh crore in 2014-15, according to the data of the Commerce Ministry. "Overseas shipments from these zones have recorded a positive growth in the last fiscal, this means that... Read more
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dna
India may soon roll out long-term multiple-entry visato attend conferences or even for film shoots can be covered under the proposed
India may soon roll out long-term multiple-entry visa
dna / Posted 3 days ago
to attend conferences or even for film shoots can be covered under the proposed new category, which was first mooted by the Commerce Ministry following a suggestion by the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) to boost services trade. The long-term,... Read more
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Business Standard India
India to roll out liberalised visa policy to boost tradethe visitors have to give biometrics and fulfil certain security obligations, t
India to roll out liberalised visa policy to boost trade
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
the visitors have to give biometrics and fulfil certain security obligations, the official said. The plan is part of the Commerce Ministry's initiatives to boost India's services trade. Officials said India is missing out on a huge opportunity... Read more
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New Kerala
Brexit: Things will settle down soon, India is a haven of stability, says Jayant Sinha - newkerala.com #81465We will help all our companies in every which way- through our high commissions
Brexit: Things will settle down soon, India is a haven of stability, says Jayant Sinha - newkerala.com #81465
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
We will help all our companies in every which way- through our high commissions, our Ministry of External Affairs, Commerce Ministry," he added. Elucidating the endeavours of the government, Sinha highlighted three aspects which New Delhi... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pharma sector to grow by 20 per cent on relaxed FDI norms: Ananth Kumarthe drug price regulation while various other facets like licencing is with Hea
Pharma sector to grow by 20 per cent on relaxed FDI norms: Ananth Kumar
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
the drug price regulation while various other facets like licencing is with Health Ministry, promotion of industry with Commerce Ministry and research with Science and Technology Ministry. "Therefore, we need to bring about all these things... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Exports down 4.4% y-o-y in Mayaffect shipments over the next few months. Somkiat Triratpan, director of the
Exports down 4.4% y-o-y in May
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
affect shipments over the next few months. Somkiat Triratpan, director of the Trade Policy and Strategy Office of the Commerce Ministry, said on Friday exports were down for the second month running in May. He attributed this to global... Read more
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Daily News
Coop-city beats top supermarket brandsenter into buy-back agreement with each new factory and also will help to send
Coop-city beats top supermarket brands
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
enter into buy-back agreement with each new factory and also will help to send the handlooms to the markets.” Industry and Commerce Ministry Secretary said that despite the impact of open market economy, Coops managed to stay afloat and ventured to... Read more
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Daily News
Cracks appear in Holcim’s sale bidHolcim Lanka, which is planning to sell out shortly, has come under special scr
Cracks appear in Holcim’s sale bid
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Holcim Lanka, which is planning to sell out shortly, has come under special scrutiny by the Industry and Commerce Ministry on multiple grounds while industry sources express concern about the non-disclosure of vital information. A year ago the then... Read more
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Business Standard India
Need to strengthen standards regime, says SitharamanMinister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday. Speaking at the 3rd edition of t
Need to strengthen standards regime, says Sitharaman
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday. Speaking at the 3rd edition of the Standards Conclave organised by the Commerce Ministry and the Confederation of Indian Industry, Sitharaman said expanding the scope of mandatory product... Read more
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Business Standard India
India ready to deal with EU referendumsync with an overall trend," Assocham had said in a statementearlier. "That is
India ready to deal with EU referendum
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
sync with an overall trend," Assocham had said in a statementearlier. "That is something to watch for." According to the Commerce Ministry data, India's trade withBritain was worth $14.02 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was inexports... Read more
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Business Standard India
China-backed Asean opposes India's stand on RCEPplayed by China against India for leverage over negotiations on services where
China-backed Asean opposes India's stand on RCEP
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
played by China against India for leverage over negotiations on services where India has taken an aggressive stance, said a commerce ministry official. “While other countries have formally argued against the multi-tier approach earlier also, Asean... Read more
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The Age
China says US protecting uncompetitive steel millsas these measures will only exacerbate friction without helping to solve the pr
China says US protecting uncompetitive steel mills
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
as these measures will only exacerbate friction without helping to solve the problem of shrinking global demand, China's commerce ministry said in a statement on Thursday. "China believes that the lack of competitiveness in the US steel industry... Read more
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dna
Govt defers Wipro's proposal to set up IT SEZ in Kolkatafrom BoA. SEZs are exports hubs which contribute about 23 per cent to the count
Govt defers Wipro's proposal to set up IT SEZ in Kolkata
dna / Posted 5 days ago
from BoA. SEZs are exports hubs which contribute about 23 per cent to the country's total outbound shipments. The commerce ministry is taking steps to revive investors' interest in these zones. The Board deals with SEZ related matters.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government defers Wipro's proposal to set up IT SEZ in Kolkatafrom BoA. SEZs are exports hubs which contribute about 23 per cent to the coun
Government defers Wipro's proposal to set up IT SEZ in Kolkata
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
from BoA. SEZs are exports hubs which contribute about 23 per cent to the country's total outbound shipments. The commerce ministry is taking steps to revive investors' interest in these zones. The Board deals with SEZ related... Read more
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Business Standard India
Urgent need to strengthen standards regime: Nirmala SitharamanMinister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday. Speaking at the 3rd edition of t
Urgent need to strengthen standards regime: Nirmala Sitharaman
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday. Speaking at the 3rd edition of the Standards Conclave organised by the Commerce Ministry and the Confederation of Indian Industry, Sitharaman said expanding the scope of mandatory product... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 4pm0.49% to 4.0155 per US dollar at 3.50pm.Top foreign storiesChina concerned abou
Top foreign and local stories at 4pm
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
0.49% to 4.0155 per US dollar at 3.50pm.Top foreign storiesChina concerned about protectionism in US steel sector: China’s Commerce Ministry said on Thursday it was deeply concerned about protectionism in the US steel sector and urged the United... Read more
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The Financial Express
India well prepared for ‘Brexit’: Finance Ministryindividual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with whic
India well prepared for ‘Brexit’: Finance Ministry
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade surplus. According Commerce Ministry data, India’s trade with Britain was worth $14.02 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was in exports... Read more
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Business Standard India
India well prepared for 'Brexit': Finance Ministryindividual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with whic
India well prepared for 'Brexit': Finance Ministry
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade surplus. According Commerce Ministry data, India's trade with Britain was worth $14.02 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was in exports... Read more
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The Economic Times
India well prepared for 'Brexit': Finance Ministryindividual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with whic
India well prepared for 'Brexit': Finance Ministry
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade surplus. According Commerce Ministry data, India's trade with Britain was worth $14.02 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was in exports... Read more
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New Kerala
India well prepared for 'Brexit': Finance Ministry - newkerala.com #80612individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with whic
India well prepared for 'Brexit': Finance Ministry - newkerala.com #80612
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade surplus. According Commerce Ministry data, India's trade with Britain was worth $14.02 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was in exports... Read more
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The Star
China concerned about protectionism in US steel sectorSHANGHAI: China's Commerce Ministry said on Thursday it was deeply concerned ab
China concerned about protectionism in US steel sector
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
SHANGHAI: China's Commerce Ministry said on Thursday it was deeply concerned about protectionism in the US steel sector and urged the United States to strictly abide by World Trade Organisation rules. "The US steel sector has been in a state of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Regulator demands defunct Ensogo to settle accountsits internet-related complaint systems into a one-stop service centre in a coll
Regulator demands defunct Ensogo to settle accounts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
its internet-related complaint systems into a one-stop service centre in a collaboration of the ICT Ministry, ETDA, Office of the Consumer Protection Board, Food and Drug Administration, Commerce Ministry and the Technology Crime Suppression Divisi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Southeast Asia steelmakers bid to emerge from China's shadowadditional import duties of up to 25 percent on more Chinese steel products tha
Southeast Asia steelmakers bid to emerge from China's shadow
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
additional import duties of up to 25 percent on more Chinese steel products that last until October 2019. Thailand's commerce ministry is working on the final draft of an anti-dumping law and expects to propose the draft for approval by... Read more
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The Economic Times
India seeks to boost engineering exports to RussiaKOLKATA: The commerce ministry and the Engineering Export Promotion Council (EE
India seeks to boost engineering exports to Russia
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
KOLKATA: The commerce ministry and the Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC) are working on a strategy to shore up engineering shipments to Russia, where economic sentiment is expected to improve with the turnaround in crude oil prices. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian companies, markets on edge as the UK votes on EUIt is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade
Indian companies, markets on edge as the UK votes on EU
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade surplus. * According to data from Commerce Ministry, India's trade with the UK was worth $14 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was in exports and... Read more
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New Kerala
India should have contingency plan for 'Brexit' fallout: Assocham - newkerala.com #79711individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with whic
India should have contingency plan for 'Brexit' fallout: Assocham - newkerala.com #79711
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
individual countries. It is also among just seven in 25 top countries with which India enjoys a trade surplus. According Commerce Ministry data, India's trade with Britain was worth $14.02 billion in 2015-16, of which $8.83 billion was in exports... Read more
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The Financial Express
Apple gets thumbs up for own iWorld stores in IndiaThe Cupertino-based tech giant has been pushing for such a move which also had
Apple gets thumbs up for own iWorld stores in India
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
The Cupertino-based tech giant has been pushing for such a move which also had the strong backing of the commerce ministry. (Reuters) Apple Inc that has its own stores across the globe may also get to set up its own outlets in India, rather than... Read more
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New Kerala
Apple gets thumbs up for own iWorld stores in India - newkerala.com #79323firm Gartner. The Cupertino-based tech giant has been pushing for such a move w
Apple gets thumbs up for own iWorld stores in India - newkerala.com #79323
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
firm Gartner. The Cupertino-based tech giant has been pushing for such a move which also had the strong backing of the commerce ministry. "This will sure lead the tech giant to open its signature iWorld stores in India soon. The move, however,... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi govt's radical change in FDI policy; 100% FDI in most sectors including defenceevery sector, including defence. "With these changes, India is now the most op
Modi govt's radical change in FDI policy; 100% FDI in most sectors including defence
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
every sector, including defence. "With these changes, India is now the most open economy in the world for FDI," said a Commerce Ministry statement. This is the second biggest reform in FDI after November 2015. The defence sector is now... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi reviews FDI policy; major announcement likelysay discussions were held on relaxing of FDI norms in several sectors including
Modi reviews FDI policy; major announcement likely
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
say discussions were held on relaxing of FDI norms in several sectors including pharmaceuticals and aviation. A Commerce Ministry statement said Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) will shortly brief the media... Read more
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Reuters
China to reinvestigate anti-dumping case into stainless steel tubes from EU, JapanA labourer is seen on top of steel pipes at a steel market in Taiyuan, Shanxi p
China to reinvestigate anti-dumping case into stainless steel tubes from EU, Japan
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
A labourer is seen on top of steel pipes at a steel market in Taiyuan, Shanxi province April 10, 2010. BEIJING China's Commerce Ministry said on Monday it would reinvestigate its anti-dumping case into imports of high performance, seamless stainless... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China to reinvestigate anti-dumping case into stainless steel tubes from EU, JapanBEIJING: China's Commerce Ministry said on Monday it would reinvestigate its an
China to reinvestigate anti-dumping case into stainless steel tubes from EU, Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
BEIJING: China's Commerce Ministry said on Monday it would reinvestigate its anti-dumping case into imports of high performance, seamless stainless steel tubes from Japan and the European Union. China lost an appeal ruling in October at the World... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Till property tear us apart: How children are taking their old parents to courtyears fighting with his eldest son over their ancestral property worth Rs.15 la
Till property tear us apart: How children are taking their old parents to court
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
years fighting with his eldest son over their ancestral property worth Rs.15 lakh. A former chartered accountant with the commerce ministry, Ram says his son threw out a tenant to whom Ram had rented their ancestral home in Tigri and took... Read more
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Central Chronicle
India, SKorea launch ‘Korea Plus’ for FDIinto issues faced by Korean companies doing business in India and policy advoca
India, SKorea launch ‘Korea Plus’ for FDI
Central Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
into issues faced by Korean companies doing business in India and policy advocacy to the government on their behalf, the Commerce Ministry said in a statement. It will act as a mediator in arranging meetings, assisting in public relations and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hint to NZ - Look outside negotiation boxby the many complexities that had crept up in trade negotiations. So he vented
Hint to NZ - Look outside negotiation box
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
by the many complexities that had crept up in trade negotiations. So he vented his frustrations to a "guru" - a former Commerce Ministry boss - who said high tariff barriers were now a thing of the past (including for India) after the impact of... Read more
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