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AllAfrica.com
The Coordinators' Meeting of the Focac Johannesburg Summit - Further Promoting China-Africa Relations (Letter to the Editor of Eritrea Profileof high efficiency, pragmatism and leading the cooperation between the internat
The Coordinators' Meeting of the Focac Johannesburg Summit - Further Promoting China-Africa Relations (Letter to the Editor of Eritrea Profile
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of high efficiency, pragmatism and leading the cooperation between the international community and Africa. China's Ministry of Commerce signed 20 inter-governmental economic and trade cooperation agreements with relevant African... Read more
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Sunday Observer
ETCA talks: early gains: Freed up exports to Indiaare also to be freed up. The four-member Indian delegation which was led by Bh
ETCA talks: early gains: Freed up exports to India
Sunday Observer / Posted 3 days ago
are also to be freed up. The four-member Indian delegation which was led by Bhupinder Singh Bhalla, Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Commerce held talks for two days on the technicalities of the agreement. A source who was present at the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Over 100 jobs for Belfast as Marriott Hotel arrivestwo hotels in the Republic in the Shelbourne Dublin and Powerscourt Hotel in Co
Over 100 jobs for Belfast as Marriott Hotel arrives
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
two hotels in the Republic in the Shelbourne Dublin and Powerscourt Hotel in Co Wicklow. The announcement comes as China's Ministry of Commerce reviews Marriot Interational's acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts. The takeover would make... Read more
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New York Post
Marriott has buyer’s remorse over Starwood megamergeraccording to sources. “There is a notion of remorse,” said one source close to
Marriott has buyer’s remorse over Starwood megamerger
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
according to sources. “There is a notion of remorse,” said one source close to the deal. Last week, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said it needed an additional review period that could last as long as 60 days. The delay raised... Read more
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Calcutta News
Tea Board likely to have non-executive chairman, CEOis considering appointment of a non-executive chairman and a full-time executiv
Tea Board likely to have non-executive chairman, CEO
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
is considering appointment of a non-executive chairman and a full-time executive head, a top official said on Friday. The Ministry of Commerce is also "actively" scouting for a suitable person as a full-time chairman of the board. The Centre... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre to bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA actsbring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA actsThere is expectations that the GST wo
Centre to bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA acts
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA actsThere is expectations that the GST would boost GDP by 1-1.5% per annum The Union Ministry of Commerce is taking up initiatives to bring suitable legislative changes in the SEZ and Foreign Trade Act (FTA) to... Read more
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New Kerala
Tea Board likely to have non-executive chairman, CEO - newkerala.com #107260is considering appointment of a non-executive chairman and a full-time executiv
Tea Board likely to have non-executive chairman, CEO - newkerala.com #107260
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
is considering appointment of a non-executive chairman and a full-time executive head, a top official said on Friday. The Ministry of Commerce is also "actively" scouting for a suitable person as a full-time chairman of the board. The Centre... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre to bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA Acts - newkerala.com #107235Kolkata, Aug 19 : The Union Ministry of Commerce is taking initiatives to bring
Centre to bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA Acts - newkerala.com #107235
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Kolkata, Aug 19 : The Union Ministry of Commerce is taking initiatives to bring suitable legislative changes in the SEZ and Foreign Trade Act (FTA) to make them consistent with the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, a top official said on Friday.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Education Remains Prioritybeen already given scholarship under the ministry of education of china whereas
Education Remains Priority
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
been already given scholarship under the ministry of education of china whereas 30 students were expected to benefit under ministry of commerce of China. He also advised the students to be brave while in China and to overcome the challenges of... Read more
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The Hindu
Russia keen to tap India as global aeronautics manufacturing baseused in power transmission equipment. Ramesh Abhishek, secretary, department o
Russia keen to tap India as global aeronautics manufacturing base
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
used in power transmission equipment. Ramesh Abhishek, secretary, department of industrial policy and promotion in the ministry of commerce and industry, led the bilateral talks held under the aegis of an India-Russia working group on... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre to bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA acts - newkerala.com #107087Kolkata, Aug 19 : The Union Ministry of Commerce is taking up initiatives to br
Centre to bring legislative changes in SEZ, FTA acts - newkerala.com #107087
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Kolkata, Aug 19 : The Union Ministry of Commerce is taking up initiatives to bring suitable legislative changes in the SEZ and Foreign Trade Act (FTA) to make them consistent with the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, a top official said on... Read more
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The Economic Times
DIPP to set credit fund norms for startupshave started the work and it should be finalised by September," a senior govern
DIPP to set credit fund norms for startups
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
have started the work and it should be finalised by September," a senior government official said. The DIPP is part of the ministry of commerce & industry. After suggestions from stakeholders including startups, venture capital funds and angel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kudos As Festival of India Ends in Grandstyleto one hundred and fifteen corporate bodies, ethnic exhibitors and retailers ta
Kudos As Festival of India Ends in Grandstyle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
to one hundred and fifteen corporate bodies, ethnic exhibitors and retailers taking stalls at the TBS grounds. The Lagos Ministry of Commerce also accompanied 15 SMEs to the venue, to help showcase their works in the international arena. Sponsors... Read more
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Business Standard India
Coking coal imports to firm up on uptick in steel demand, soft pricescoking coal accounted for approximately two-third of the total coal consumption
Coking coal imports to firm up on uptick in steel demand, soft prices
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
coking coal accounted for approximately two-third of the total coal consumption by the steel sector in India. As per Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India imported around 43.50 mnt of coking coal in 2015. Considering the limited scope of... Read more
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The Economic Times
China's ODI overtakes FDI as it steps up investments abroadODI soared to 673.24 billion yuan (about $102.75 billion) from January to July,
China's ODI overtakes FDI as it steps up investments abroad
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
ODI soared to 673.24 billion yuan (about $102.75 billion) from January to July, a 61.8 per cent year-on- year increase, Ministry of Commerce (MOC) spokesperson Shen Danyang told a press conference here today. The ODI in July alone reached 91.01... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar lifts import restrictions on 267 itemsMyanmar government will lift import restrictions on automobile parts from Sept
Myanmar lifts import restrictions on 267 items
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Myanmar government will lift import restrictions on automobile parts from Sept 1. (Bangkok Post file photo) YANGON - The Ministry of Commerce has published a list of 267 items that can be imported from September without a licence, in the new... Read more
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New Kerala
Food inflation pushes up India's wholesale price index - newkerala.com #105803compared to the same month a year ago largely based on increasing food prices,
Food inflation pushes up India's wholesale price index - newkerala.com #105803
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
compared to the same month a year ago largely based on increasing food prices, according to data published by the Union Ministry of Commerce & Industry on Tuesday. The official Wholesale Price Index (WPI) for All Commodities (Base: 2004-05=100)... Read more
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The Economic Times
How Indian railways is using Facebook, Twitter and other social media platformsnot to be named. Twitter has tied up not just with the ministry of railways, b
How Indian railways is using Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
not to be named. Twitter has tied up not just with the ministry of railways, but with the ministry of external affairs and ministry of commerce to deliver real-time customer services. According to Twitter India's data, it tracks about 350,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Announces New Price Ceilings for Petroleum Productsdownward shift in the perimeter that is usually used to determine the prices of
Govt Announces New Price Ceilings for Petroleum Products
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
downward shift in the perimeter that is usually used to determine the prices of products in the country. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Commerce has said that it will closely monitor the approved ceiling prices through its Inspectorate Department to... Read more
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Business Standard India
US ambassador calls for globalisation of Indian legal sectorexpertise and common growth for both countries. Also speaking at the event was
US ambassador calls for globalisation of Indian legal sector
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
expertise and common growth for both countries. Also speaking at the event was Sudhanshu Pandey, joint secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, who spoke about the importance of realising the differences between the two legal... Read more
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Herald Sun
China's merger watchdog gets toughdown on companies that don't seek approval for deals, and it wants greater powe
China's merger watchdog gets tough
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
down on companies that don't seek approval for deals, and it wants greater powers to punish them. Last Tuesday, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) antimonopoly bureau took the unusual step of revealing that taxi operator Didi Chuxing had not... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China's merger watchdog gets toughdown on companies that don't seek approval for deals, and it wants greater powe
China's merger watchdog gets tough
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
down on companies that don't seek approval for deals, and it wants greater powers to punish them. Last Tuesday, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) antimonopoly bureau took the unusual step of revealing that taxi operator Didi Chuxing had not... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tweak in rules now permits export of small arms from India with due permissionthe approval of the Ministry of Home Affairs in consultation with the Ministry
Tweak in rules now permits export of small arms from India with due permission
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
the approval of the Ministry of Home Affairs in consultation with the Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Commerce, on a case to case basis". While industry experts have welcomed the move, they have cautioned that some... Read more
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Tax-News.com
China Concerned About South African Trade InvestigationConcerned About South African Trade Investigationby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, H
China Concerned About South African Trade Investigation
Tax-News.com / Posted 13 days ago
Concerned About South African Trade Investigationby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong10 August 2016 On August 8, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) issued a statement expressing concern at South Africa's initiation, on July 29, of a World Trade... Read more
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New Kerala
Pharmexcil swings into action to contain drop in pharma exports - newkerala.com #102962have come down by 4-5 percent, causing concern among Pharmaceutical Export Prom
Pharmexcil swings into action to contain drop in pharma exports - newkerala.com #102962
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
have come down by 4-5 percent, causing concern among Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Council of India (Pharmexcil) and ministry of commerce and industry, which have convened two meetings this month with top exporters. "In the first three... Read more
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Reuters
China’s merger watchdog gets tough on clearance dodgersdown on companies that don't seek approval for deals, and it wants greater powe
China’s merger watchdog gets tough on clearance dodgers
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
down on companies that don't seek approval for deals, and it wants greater powers to punish them. Last Tuesday the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) antimonopoly bureau took the unusual step of revealing that taxi operator Didi Chuxing had not... Read more
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Tax-News.com
China 'Highly Concerned' At Retroactive EU Steel Dutiesfor the packaging, white goods, automotive, and construction industries, and, i
China 'Highly Concerned' At Retroactive EU Steel Duties
Tax-News.com / Posted 14 days ago
for the packaging, white goods, automotive, and construction industries, and, in its comments on the EU action, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said that it will significantly increase European domestic prices for the product and, thereby,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Several Ministries Stay Away From Budget Hearing Without Excuseexception of the Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs which sent an excus
Several Ministries Stay Away From Budget Hearing Without Excuse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
exception of the Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs which sent an excuse since the death of its former head, the Ministry of Commerce stayed away without any written excuse. Concerns were raised about the emptiness of the seats in the... Read more
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New Kerala
India looking at investments from Africa - newkerala.com #102544of Commerce (IACCI), the eighth edition of "I for Afrika" is also supported by
India looking at investments from Africa - newkerala.com #102544
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
of Commerce (IACCI), the eighth edition of "I for Afrika" is also supported by the Ministry of External Affairs and the Ministry of Commerce and will be held in Mumbai from September 27 to 30. The event is aimed at strengthening business... Read more
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Reuters
China extends Marriott-Starwood deal review by up to 60 daysSignage for the New York Marriott Marquis is seen in Manhattan, New York, Novem
China extends Marriott-Starwood deal review by up to 60 days
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
Signage for the New York Marriott Marquis is seen in Manhattan, New York, November 16, 2015. China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) review is the only remaining merger clearance for the deal, which is expected to create the largest hotel group in the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Marriott-Starwood hotel deal is delayed by Chinese regulators& Resorts Worldwide Inc. has hit a snag: China. The Bethesda, Md.-based hospit
Marriott-Starwood hotel deal is delayed by Chinese regulators
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
& Resorts Worldwide Inc. has hit a snag: China. The Bethesda, Md.-based hospitality giant said Monday that the Chinese Ministry of Commerce needs up to 60 additional days to review the company's purchase of Starwood, a deal that would create... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China extends Marriott-Starwood deal review by up to 60 daysInc's acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc by up to 60 days,
China extends Marriott-Starwood deal review by up to 60 days
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
Inc's acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc by up to 60 days, the companies said on Monday. China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) review is the only remaining merger clearance for the deal, which is expected to create the... Read more
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Reuters
China extends Marriott-Starwood deal review by up to 60 daysInc's acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc by up to 60 days,
China extends Marriott-Starwood deal review by up to 60 days
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Inc's acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc by up to 60 days, the companies said on Monday. China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) review is the only remaining merger clearance for the deal, which is expected to create the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Critiquing Liberia's 169th Independence Day Oratorhygiene in addition to the prevention and spread of Ebola, is only present at t
Critiquing Liberia's 169th Independence Day Orator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
hygiene in addition to the prevention and spread of Ebola, is only present at the Ministries of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and at some banks in and around Monrovia. Isn't it possible to have so much of these... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Marriott-Starwood Deal Delayed By Chinese RegulatorsThe Bethesda, Md.-based hospitality giant said Monday that the Chinese Ministry
Marriott-Starwood Deal Delayed By Chinese Regulators
Hartford Courant / Posted 15 days ago
The Bethesda, Md.-based hospitality giant said Monday that the Chinese Ministry of Commerce needs up to 60 additional days to review the company's purchase of Starwood, a deal that would create the world's largest hotel company. A green light from... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Update On China's Ministry of Commerce Review Of Marriott And Starwood Merger BETHESDA, Md. -- Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) and Starwood Hote
Update On China's Ministry of Commerce Review Of Marriott And Starwood Merger
Hospitality Net / Posted 15 days ago
BETHESDA, Md. -- Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced that, at the request of the Chinese... Read more
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Market Watch
Marriott, Starwood agree to extend time period for China to approve their planned mergerHotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. HOT, +0.55% said Monday they have agreed to e
Marriott, Starwood agree to extend time period for China to approve their planned merger
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. HOT, +0.55% said Monday they have agreed to extend the time period for the Chinese Ministry of Commerce to review their planned merger. The agreement, which comes at the Chinese ministry's request, extends... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The First Ethiopian Paediatrician - Prof. Demissie Habteyears. In due course, we moved to Addis Ababa. I have got five sisters and four
The First Ethiopian Paediatrician - Prof. Demissie Habte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
years. In due course, we moved to Addis Ababa. I have got five sisters and four brothers. My father was working in the old Ministry of Commerce and Industry as a secretary. After that, he moved to Tobacco Monopoly. He worked there for many years.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Amendment of Cama Will Improve Investment Climateresult of the perceived inefficiency and ineffectiveness of the erstwhile Compa
How Amendment of Cama Will Improve Investment Climate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
result of the perceived inefficiency and ineffectiveness of the erstwhile Company Registry, a department within the Federal Ministry of Commerce and Tourism which was then responsible for the registration and administration of the repealed Companies... Read more
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iol.co.za
Chinese furniture fashion ravages Africa’s savannasalmost depleted, traders in 2009 began eyeing West Africa, home to a more affor
Chinese furniture fashion ravages Africa’s savannas
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
almost depleted, traders in 2009 began eyeing West Africa, home to a more affordable variety. Representatives of China’s ministry of commerce didn’t reply to a request for comment. Medicinal purposes “What happened is a combination of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
How railways is banking on social media and apps to address passenger complaintsnot to be named. Twitter has tied up not just with the ministry of railways, b
How railways is banking on social media and apps to address passenger complaints
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
not to be named. Twitter has tied up not just with the ministry of railways, but with the ministry of external affairs and ministry of commerce to deliver real-time customer services. According to Twitter India's data, it tracks about 350,000... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Uber gives appwas rather the final straw for the American firm. A last question is how the C
Uber gives app
Namibia Economist / Posted 17 days ago
was rather the final straw for the American firm. A last question is how the Chinese authorities will treat the deal. The Ministry of Commerce on August 2nd tartly rejected Didi’s claim that the deal was not subject to anti-trust scrutiny. Given... Read more
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SiliconIndia
A Look into the Indian Startup Ecosystemthat they have adapted as the Startup India Initiative, according to the Press
A Look into the Indian Startup Ecosystem
SiliconIndia / Posted 19 days ago
that they have adapted as the Startup India Initiative, according to the Press Information Bureau, Government of India Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Ever since the beginning of 2016, when the PMO launched the ‘Startup India’ initiative,... Read more
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iol.co.za
AB InBev to tap into African beer marketboard has recommended the deal to shareholders.” The deal has satisfied all pr
AB InBev to tap into African beer market
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
board has recommended the deal to shareholders.” The deal has satisfied all pre-conditions to the merger when China’s Ministry of Commerce conditionally approved the transaction last week. In order to get the approval in China, AB InBev... Read more
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FOX Business
Do Short-Term Headwinds Make Baidu Inc. a Buy?(SMEs). The company counted 594,000 online ad customers in its Q2 reports, comp
Do Short-Term Headwinds Make Baidu Inc. a Buy?
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
(SMEs). The company counted 594,000 online ad customers in its Q2 reports, compared with 4.3 million total SMEs in China's Ministry of Commerce, though that official figure was most recently updated in 2012 and other estimates skew into the tens of... Read more
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FOX Business
Do Short-Term Headwinds Make Baidu Inc. a Buy?(SMEs). The company counted 594,000 online ad customers in its Q2 reports, comp
Do Short-Term Headwinds Make Baidu Inc. a Buy?
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
(SMEs). The company counted 594,000 online ad customers in its Q2 reports, compared with 4.3 million total SMEs in China's Ministry of Commerce, though that official figure was most recently updated in 2012 and other estimates skew into the tens of... Read more
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T3
Electric dreams: how Nissan is building the future of auto with kick-ass, avant-garde techfuture efforts, Eiichi explained that the Tama was so well engineered for the t
Electric dreams: how Nissan is building the future of auto with kick-ass, avant-garde tech
T3 / Posted 20 days ago
future efforts, Eiichi explained that the Tama was so well engineered for the time that in tests conducted by the Japanese Ministry of Commerce and Industry the car actually beat its catalogue specifications, delivering a cruise range of 96.3km and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plateau, UK CompanySign N230 Million Deal On Jos Main Marketuse the project to attract investors to the state. Chairman of the Project Imp
Plateau, UK CompanySign N230 Million Deal On Jos Main Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
use the project to attract investors to the state. Chairman of the Project Implementation Unit (PIU) which comprise of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Jos Main Market Authorities and Plateau Investment and Property Company (PIPC), Ezekiel... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber to sell China business to rival Didi after losing billionsplayers in a market would often raise regulatory scrutiny, officials will have
Uber to sell China business to rival Didi after losing billions
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
players in a market would often raise regulatory scrutiny, officials will have to determine the range of competition. "The ministry of commerce has to define the size of the market and see if the car-hailing business Didi and Uber are offering can... Read more
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Eye Witness News
After bruising China battle, Uber cedes to rival Didiremove uncertainty for firms such as Didi and Uber. It was unclear whether the
After bruising China battle, Uber cedes to rival Didi
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
remove uncertainty for firms such as Didi and Uber. It was unclear whether the deal would need to be cleared by China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), the anti-trust regulator. “Given Didi’s reported high market share, any increment would... Read more
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