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The Telegraph
Towards fairnessOn March 1, 2016, the department of industrial policy and promotion under the m
Towards fairness
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
On March 1, 2016, the department of industrial policy and promotion under the ministry of commerce and industry came out with a discussion paper on standard-essential patents. The objective was to invite public and expert opinion on how to develop a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mauritius and China to Explore Priority Areas of Cooperationwas at the fore of discussions yesterday during a courtesy call by the Deputy C
Mauritius and China to Explore Priority Areas of Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
was at the fore of discussions yesterday during a courtesy call by the Deputy China International Trade Representative, Ministry of Commerce, Mr. Zhang Xiangchen, on the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, at the New Treasury Building in Port... Read more
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Investopedia
Global FDI Reaches Post-Recession Peak in 2015direct investment last year. In real terms, FDI in mainland China rose by 6.4%
Global FDI Reaches Post-Recession Peak in 2015
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
direct investment last year. In real terms, FDI in mainland China rose by 6.4% to $126.7 billion in 2015, according to its Ministry of Commerce. Zhan Xiaoning, an official at UNCTAD, highlighted that FDI inflows in China were mainly into technology... Read more
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The China Post
CATO promotes business ties between Taiwan and Central American nationsclose relationship with Taiwan, and introduce exciting new products. From left
CATO promotes business ties between Taiwan and Central American nations
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
close relationship with Taiwan, and introduce exciting new products. From left, Secretary General Eduardo Palacios of the Ministry of Commerce and Industries of Panama; Ambassador Alfredo Martiz Fuentes of Panama to the Republic of China;... Read more
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New Kerala
FICCI business delegation to join 2016 edition of FICCI-IIFA Global Business Forum in Madrid - newkerala.com #80378Subhash Chandra Pandey, Additional Secretary and Financial Advisor, Department
FICCI business delegation to join 2016 edition of FICCI-IIFA Global Business Forum in Madrid - newkerala.com #80378
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Subhash Chandra Pandey, Additional Secretary and Financial Advisor, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India, would also be attending and addressing the Forum. Number of Spanish... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ellen's Job IncreasesLiberians would have thought by now, such treaty would have been ratified by th
Ellen's Job Increases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Liberians would have thought by now, such treaty would have been ratified by the legislature. When this paper visited the Ministry of Commerce to know whether such trade treaty which looks at, among other things, exporting goods from Liberia to... Read more
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International Business Times
China likely to lose influence in EU if its closest ally Britain chooses Brexit the co-director of the China-US-EU Study Centre under the China Association of
China likely to lose influence in EU if its closest ally Britain chooses Brexit
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
the co-director of the China-US-EU Study Centre under the China Association of International Trade, which is a part of the Ministry of Commerce, China will have to take extra steps to boost ties with European Union countries if the UK quits the... Read more
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International Business Times
EU Referendum: Brexit may create uncertainty for Indian firms with UK exposure, experts say all countries. This figure for 16 years from April 2000 to March 2016, totalled
EU Referendum: Brexit may create uncertainty for Indian firms with UK exposure, experts say
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
all countries. This figure for 16 years from April 2000 to March 2016, totalled $23.11bn, according to data from the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj did not elaborate how Brexit would affect... Read more
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Technode
Ant Financial To Acquire 20% Stake In Thailand’s Ascend Moneyacquire a 20 percent stake in Thai third-party payment company Ascend Money, ac
Ant Financial To Acquire 20% Stake In Thailand’s Ascend Money
Technode / Posted 4 days ago
acquire a 20 percent stake in Thai third-party payment company Ascend Money, according to an announcement made by China’s Ministry of Commerce last Wednesday. The investment was proposed by Ant Financial’s Hong Kong-listed payment unit Alipay... Read more
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The Indian Express
Coming soon: India Business Cards for big foreign investorsstay in the country with multiple entries. At a meeting on June 7, the Prime M
Coming soon: India Business Cards for big foreign investors
The Indian Express / Posted 6 days ago
stay in the country with multiple entries. At a meeting on June 7, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) gave the go-ahead to Ministry of Commerce to explore and formulate the eligibility conditions for issuing such cards. It, however, cautioned that... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jack Ma's Ant Financial plans to buy 20% stake in Ascend MoneyJack Ma, also wants an option to increase its Ascend Money holding to 30 percen
Jack Ma's Ant Financial plans to buy 20% stake in Ascend Money
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Jack Ma, also wants an option to increase its Ascend Money holding to 30 percent, according to a statement on China's Ministry of Commerce's website. The agency is currently reviewing the plans. An investment into Ascend Money, parent of True... Read more
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The Financial Express
Ant Financial looks to buy stake in Thai payments companystake in Ascend Money, an online payment provider based in Thailand, according
Ant Financial looks to buy stake in Thai payments company
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
stake in Ascend Money, an online payment provider based in Thailand, according to a notice on the website of China’s Ministry of Commerce. Alipay (Hong Kong) Holding Limited, part of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s Ant Financial Services Group,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commerce, LRA Begin 'National Single Window' ProgramThe Ministry of Commerce & Industry (MOCI) and Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA),
Commerce, LRA Begin 'National Single Window' Program
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Ministry of Commerce & Industry (MOCI) and Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), in collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), have begun a two-day workshop for the public and private sector policy makers and high-level... Read more
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Reuters
Ant Financial looks to buy stake in Thai payments companystake in Ascend Money, an online payment provider based in Thailand, according
Ant Financial looks to buy stake in Thai payments company
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
stake in Ascend Money, an online payment provider based in Thailand, according to a notice on the website of China's Ministry of Commerce. Alipay (Hong Kong) Holding Limited, part of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's Ant Financial Services Group,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Jack Ma plans to buy 20% stake in Ascend Moneyalso wants an option to increase its Ascend Money holding to 30%, according to
Jack Ma plans to buy 20% stake in Ascend Money
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
also wants an option to increase its Ascend Money holding to 30%, according to a statement on the websire of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce. The agency is currently reviewing the plans. An investment into Ascend Money, parent of True Money and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Historic makeover: Plan to connect Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi zoo and Purana Qila with walkwayby Archaeological Survey of India. Pragati Maidan is owned and maintained by In
Historic makeover: Plan to connect Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi zoo and Purana Qila with walkway
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
by Archaeological Survey of India. Pragati Maidan is owned and maintained by India Trade Promotion Organisation under Ministry of Commerce and Industry. National Science Centre is a unit of the National Council of Science Museums, an... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Ontario government’s renamed ministries signal a changing face: Cohnand Growth” (the growth bit only works in good years, when GDP is on a roll).
Ontario government’s renamed ministries signal a changing face: Cohn
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 7 days ago
and Growth” (the growth bit only works in good years, when GDP is on a roll). That’s an outgrowth, so to speak, of the old Ministry of Commerce and Development (circa 1950s); which begat Economics and Development in the 1960s; followed by Industry,... Read more
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The Telegraph
Alarm bell for Moreh tradetown to Mizoram, a study has warned. The study, Enhancing India-Myanmar Border
Alarm bell for Moreh trade
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
town to Mizoram, a study has warned. The study, Enhancing India-Myanmar Border Trade: Policy and Implementation by Union ministry of commerce and industry and Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), was released by Union... Read more
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Business Wire
Subsidiary of Freetech Gains Recognition as China Circular Economy Highest (AAA) Grade Credit Enterpriseprogram evaluation, and those award-winning enterprises will get free recommend
Subsidiary of Freetech Gains Recognition as China Circular Economy Highest (AAA) Grade Credit Enterprise
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
program evaluation, and those award-winning enterprises will get free recommendations by the Credit Affair Office of the Ministry of Commerce and State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission Industry Association to the commercial... Read more
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Boston Herald
China bans exports to NKorea with possible military usedemands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against No
China bans exports to NKorea with possible military use
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
demands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against North Korea. Chinese diplomats said the potential humanitarian impact of sanctions had to be considered. Chinese Ministry of Commerce (in Chinese): www.mo... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
China bans exports to NKorea with possible military usedemands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against No
China bans exports to NKorea with possible military use
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
demands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against North Korea. Chinese diplomats said the potential humanitarian impact of sanctions had to be considered. Chinese Ministry of Commerce (in Chinese): www.mo... Read more
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ABC News
China Bans Exports to NKorea With Possible Military Usedemands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against No
China Bans Exports to NKorea With Possible Military Use
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
demands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against North Korea. Chinese diplomats said the potential humanitarian impact of sanctions had to be considered. Chinese Ministry of Commerce (in Chinese): www.mo... Read more
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Brandon Sun
China bans exports to NKorea with possible military usedemands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against No
China bans exports to NKorea with possible military use
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
demands by Washington and other governments to use trade as leverage against North Korea. Chinese diplomats said the potential humanitarian impact of sanctions had to be considered. Chinese Ministry of Commerce (in Chinese): www.mo... Read more
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The Age
China bans certain exports to North Korea to curtail production of weapons of mass destructionBeijing: China's Ministry of Commerce has released a list of goods banned for e
China bans certain exports to North Korea to curtail production of weapons of mass destruction
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Beijing: China's Ministry of Commerce has released a list of goods banned for export to North Korea, saying the items could be used to build weapons of mass destruction. The list of dual-use goods, or products that have both civilian and military... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China bans certain exports to North Korea to curtail production of weapons of mass destructionBeijing: China's Ministry of Commerce has released a list of goods banned for e
China bans certain exports to North Korea to curtail production of weapons of mass destruction
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Beijing: China's Ministry of Commerce has released a list of goods banned for export to North Korea, saying the items could be used to build weapons of mass destruction. The list of dual-use goods, or products that have both civilian and military... Read more
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The Financial Express
Electronic chip plant can meet Apple’s need in 3-4 yrs: HSMCproducts for which local sourcing is not possible. The Finance Ministry has re
Electronic chip plant can meet Apple’s need in 3-4 yrs: HSMC
The Financial Express / Posted 10 days ago
products for which local sourcing is not possible. The Finance Ministry has rejected the Apple’s proposal. However, the Ministry of Commerce has taken a line that the 30 per cent local sourcing requirement can be waived for high-end technology... Read more
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dna
China bans export of more dual-use goods to North KoreaChina's Ministry of Commerce released a list of goods banned for export to Nort
China bans export of more dual-use goods to North Korea
dna / Posted 10 days ago
China's Ministry of Commerce released a list of goods banned for export to North Korea on Tuesday, saying the items could be used to build weapons of mass destruction. The list of dual-use goods, or products that have both civilian and military use,... Read more
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The Star
China says to ban export of more dual-use goods to North KoreaBEIJING (Reuters) - China's Ministry of Commerce released a list of goods banne
China says to ban export of more dual-use goods to North Korea
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Ministry of Commerce released a list of goods banned for export to North Korea on Tuesday, saying the items could be used to build weapons of mass destruction. The list of dual-use goods, or products that have both... Read more
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New Kerala
Official Index Numbers of Wholesale Price in India published - newkerala.com #76564New Delhi, Jun 14 : Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry has published the o
Official Index Numbers of Wholesale Price in India published - newkerala.com #76564
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
New Delhi, Jun 14 : Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry has published the official Index Numbers of Wholesale Price in India (Base: 2004-05=100) Review for the month of May, 2016, on Tuesday. Wholesale Price Index for All Commodities (Base:... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pak China working on one of the largest development plans ever: Khurram DastgirCapacity Cooperation Forum of the 4th China-South Asia Expo' held in Kunming, C
Pak China working on one of the largest development plans ever: Khurram Dastgir
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Capacity Cooperation Forum of the 4th China-South Asia Expo' held in Kunming, China, said a statement issued by the Ministry of Commerce here today. Science and Technology Minister Rana Tanveer and business delegation from Pakistan also... Read more
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Business Standard India
Industry can meet Apple's wish list on purchase assurance: IESAfor bringing in foreign domestic investment (FDI) to set up single-brand retail
Industry can meet Apple's wish list on purchase assurance: IESA
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
for bringing in foreign domestic investment (FDI) to set up single-brand retail stores in the country. However, the ministry of commerce has taken a line that the 30 per cent local sourcing requirement can be waived off for high-end... Read more
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The Financial Express
Industry can meet Apple’s wish list on purchase assurance: IESAand iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand re
Industry can meet Apple’s wish list on purchase assurance: IESA
The Financial Express / Posted 12 days ago
and iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand retail stores in the country. However, the Ministry of Commerce has taken a line that the 30 per cent local sourcing requirement can be waived off for high-end... Read more
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dna
India can meet Apple's wish list for making iPhone on purchase assurance, says electronics industry bodyand iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand re
India can meet Apple's wish list for making iPhone on purchase assurance, says electronics industry body
dna / Posted 12 days ago
and iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand retail stores in the country. However, the Ministry of Commerce has taken a line that the 30% local sourcing requirement can be waived off for high-end technology... Read more
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The Economic Times
Electronics industry can meet Apple's wish list on purchase assurance: IESAand iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand re
Electronics industry can meet Apple's wish list on purchase assurance: IESA
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
and iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand retail stores in the country. However, the Ministry of Commerce has taken a line that the 30 per cent local sourcing requirement can be waived off for high-end... Read more
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Daily News
Chinese funded projects to be expeditedAffairs Niroshan Perera. Zhou Liujun, head of the Department of Outward Invest
Chinese funded projects to be expedited
Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Affairs Niroshan Perera. Zhou Liujun, head of the Department of Outward Investment and Economic Cooperation of China's Ministry of Commerce, met the state minister and discussed Chinese investments in Sri Lanka. The State Ministry of National... Read more
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New Kerala
Sri Lanka to expedite Chinese-funded projects - newkerala.com #74981reports Xinhua news agency. Zhou Liujun, head of the Department of Outward Inv
Sri Lanka to expedite Chinese-funded projects - newkerala.com #74981
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
reports Xinhua news agency. Zhou Liujun, head of the Department of Outward Investment and Economic Cooperation of China's Ministry of Commerce, met the state minister and discussed Chinese investments in Sri Lanka. The State Ministry of National... Read more
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The Hindu
Utility vehicle demand spurs passenger vehicle salestrading with African nations, SIAM Deputy Director General Sugato Sen said. Tr
Utility vehicle demand spurs passenger vehicle sales
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
trading with African nations, SIAM Deputy Director General Sugato Sen said. Trading in rupee terms “We have approached the Ministry of Commerce for rupee trade with African countries as we are facing a challenge in dollar trade in these big export... Read more
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The Economic Times
Carmakers in India to seek rupee trade payments with Africaat the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). SIAM, which represen
Carmakers in India to seek rupee trade payments with Africa
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
at the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). SIAM, which represents carmakers in India, will write to the ministry of commerce later this month seeking a shift from dollar to rupee for all trade with African countries, Sen... Read more
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The Economic Times
Auto industry asks government for rupee trade with African nationswith more Latin American countries like Chile, Peru and Colombia to boost expor
Auto industry asks government for rupee trade with African nations
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
with more Latin American countries like Chile, Peru and Colombia to boost exports from the country. "We have approached Ministry of Commerce for rupee trade with African countries as we are facing a challenge in dollar trade in these big export... Read more
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The Economic Times
China objects to India's anti-dumping probe into Chinese steelin line with WTO rules. China is highly concerned by Indian trade remedy measu
China objects to India's anti-dumping probe into Chinese steel
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
in line with WTO rules. China is highly concerned by Indian trade remedy measures against Chinese steel products, the Ministry of Commerce said yesterday. Excess steel production capacity is a global challenge. Countries should unite to face... Read more
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Business Standard India
China objects to India's anti-dumping probe into Chinese steelTrade Organisation rules. China is highly concerned by Indian trade remedy mea
China objects to India's anti-dumping probe into Chinese steel
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Trade Organisation rules. China is highly concerned by Indian trade remedy measures against Chinese steel products, the Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday. Excess steel production capacity is a global challenge. Countries should unite to... Read more
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dna
China objects to India's anti-dumping probe into its steelin line with WTO rules. China is highly concerned by Indian trade remedy measu
China objects to India's anti-dumping probe into its steel
dna / Posted 15 days ago
in line with WTO rules. China is highly concerned by Indian trade remedy measures against Chinese steel products, the Ministry of Commerce said on Wednesday. Excess steel production capacity is a global challenge. Countries should unite to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Experts want retrospective provisions out of GAARdecide if GAAR provisions would be applied in a case. Experts said industry rep
Experts want retrospective provisions out of GAAR
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
decide if GAAR provisions would be applied in a case. Experts said industry representatives or at least officials from the ministry of commerce and industry should be part of the panel. "One would have to keep in mind that even if an investment is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Disaster Strikes, Should China Do More?step up its contributions to international humanitarian assistance to an amount
When Disaster Strikes, Should China Do More?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
step up its contributions to international humanitarian assistance to an amount at least remotely worthy of its GDP." The Ministry of Commerce, which administers Beijing's humanitarian aid, has not responded to IRIN's requests for comment and... Read more
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Arkansas Business
China's Commerce Ministry Removes Curbs on Wal-Mart's Yihaodian DealHONG KONG - China's Ministry of Commerce has removed restrictions on Wal-Mart S
China's Commerce Ministry Removes Curbs on Wal-Mart's Yihaodian Deal
Arkansas Business / Posted 16 days ago
HONG KONG - China's Ministry of Commerce has removed restrictions on Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s deal in 2012 to raise its stake in online supermarket Yihaodian, and said the move would not affect the already competitive market. Entry barriers for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mali Explores How to Overcome NTM-Related Obstacles to TradeThe meeting followed a recent survey conducted by the International Trade Centr
Mali Explores How to Overcome NTM-Related Obstacles to Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The meeting followed a recent survey conducted by the International Trade Centre (ITC) in collaboration with the country's Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Malian Export Promotion Agency (APEX-Mali), which revealed that NTMs are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China commerce ministry removes curbs on Wal-Mart's Yihaodian dealHONG KONG: China's Ministry of Commerce has removed restrictions on Wal-Mart St
China commerce ministry removes curbs on Wal-Mart's Yihaodian deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
HONG KONG: China's Ministry of Commerce has removed restrictions on Wal-Mart Stores Inc's deal in 2012 to raise its stake in online supermarket Yihaodian, and said the move would not impact the already competitive market. Entry barriers for China's... Read more
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Reuters
China commerce ministry removes curbs on Wal-Mart's Yihaodian dealcart full of products is seen as a customer shops at a Wal-Mart store in Beijin
China commerce ministry removes curbs on Wal-Mart's Yihaodian deal
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
cart full of products is seen as a customer shops at a Wal-Mart store in Beijing, February 18, 2014. HONG KONG China's Ministry of Commerce has removed restrictions on Wal-Mart Stores Inc's (WMT.N) deal in 2012 to raise its stake in online... Read more
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The Financial Express
FDI Commerce & Industry Ministry releases annual FDI compendiumretail, plantation segment and broadcasting. The Department of Industrial Poli
FDI Commerce & Industry Ministry releases annual FDI compendium
The Financial Express / Posted 16 days ago
retail, plantation segment and broadcasting. The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), which is under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, is the nodal agency on FDI policy. It compiles all policies related to India’s FDI regime... Read more
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The Economic Times
Commerce & Industry Ministry releases annual FDI compendiumretail, plantation segment and broadcasting. The Department of Industrial Poli
Commerce & Industry Ministry releases annual FDI compendium
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
retail, plantation segment and broadcasting. The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), which is under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, is the nodal agency on FDI policy. It compiles all policies related to India's FDI regime... Read more
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