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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Exports up for first time in five months on boost from carsrose for the first time in five months in August following a surge in vehicle s
Exports up for first time in five months on boost from cars
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 hours ago
rose for the first time in five months in August following a surge in vehicle shipments, according to data from the Ministry of Commerce. Exports gained 6.5% in August from a year earlier, compared to a median estimate of a 1% contraction... Read more
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dna
Shift DIPP from Commerce Ministry to Finance Min, demand IRS officersand Central Excise) working across the country. "DIPP be brought under Central
Shift DIPP from Commerce Ministry to Finance Min, demand IRS officers
dna / Posted yesterday
and Central Excise) working across the country. "DIPP be brought under Central Board of Excise and Customs instead of Ministry of Commerce," it demanded. The DIPP is entrusted with responsibilities relating to the formulation of Foreign... Read more
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New Kerala
Sitharaman announces setting up agencies for aquaculture, fisheries in coastal states - newkerala.com #122946'Safe and Sustainable Indian Aquaculture' as the central theme of the event, ha
Sitharaman announces setting up agencies for aquaculture, fisheries in coastal states - newkerala.com #122946
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
'Safe and Sustainable Indian Aquaculture' as the central theme of the event, has been organised jointly by MPEDA, under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and Seafood Exporters' Association of India (SEAI), with Export Inspection Council (EIC)... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know FridayHotels and Resorts Worldwide. Marriott cleared its final hurdle Tuesday — after
5 things you need to know Friday
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Hotels and Resorts Worldwide. Marriott cleared its final hurdle Tuesday — after receiving approval from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, the final regulatory consent needed — and expects to close the $12.2 billion deal before markets open... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Marriott’s takeover of Starwood might be bad news for business travellersinitial $12.2 billion bid, prompting a bidding war that ended this spring when
Marriott’s takeover of Starwood might be bad news for business travellers
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
initial $12.2 billion bid, prompting a bidding war that ended this spring when Anbang pulled out. But the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said it needed more time to review the terms, and the process dragged out through the summer. On... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Headlines of the Newspapers Issued in Khartoum On Wednesday, September 21, 2016- Ministry of Commerce to stop importing of vegetables and fruits from Egypt.
Headlines of the Newspapers Issued in Khartoum On Wednesday, September 21, 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
- Ministry of Commerce to stop importing of vegetables and fruits from Egypt. - Strong earthquake Jabal Aulia, no losses in lives and properties. - America welcomes cooperation with Sudan in combating terrorism. - Ghandour takes part in a... Read more
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eyefortravel.com
7 serious themes shaking up travel and hospitalityways to fill gaps in their armour through mergers, acquisitions or partnerships
7 serious themes shaking up travel and hospitality
eyefortravel.com / Posted 4 days ago
ways to fill gaps in their armour through mergers, acquisitions or partnerships. This week’s big news is that the Chinese Ministry of Commerce has finally given Marriott and Starwood the nod to conclude this hotel mega-deal before the market opens... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Marriott, Starwood merger gets final approvalWorldwide and becoming the largest hotel company in the world. On Tuesday, Mar
Marriott, Starwood merger gets final approval
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
Worldwide and becoming the largest hotel company in the world. On Tuesday, Marriott received approval from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, the last regulatory consent it needed to proceed with the merger. Marriott expects to complete the... Read more
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The Daily Record
Marriott-Starwood merger gets antitrust approval in ChinaStarwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. announced Tuesday their merger transac
Marriott-Starwood merger gets antitrust approval in China
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. announced Tuesday their merger transaction has received approval from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce. As this was the last regulatory approval required to complete the merger, Marriott and Starwood are now... Read more
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FOX Business
China's Ok Clears Last Hurdle For Marriott's Deal To Buy Starwood& Resorts Worldwide Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become t
China's Ok Clears Last Hurdle For Marriott's Deal To Buy Starwood
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
& Resorts Worldwide Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest hotel chain. China's Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom) review was the only remaining merger clearance for the deal after the companies secured... Read more
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FOX Business
China's Ok Clears Last Hurdle For Marriott's Deal To Buy StarwoodInc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest h
China's Ok Clears Last Hurdle For Marriott's Deal To Buy Starwood
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest hotel chain. Continue Reading Below China's Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom) review was the only remaining merger clearance for the deal after the companies secured... Read more
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FOX Business
China Approves Marriott's Deal To Buy Starwood& Resorts Worldwide Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become t
China Approves Marriott's Deal To Buy Starwood
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
& Resorts Worldwide Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest hotel group. China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) was the only review pending after the companies secured premerger approvals from more than 40... Read more
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FOX Business
China Approves Marriott's Deal To Buy StarwoodInc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest h
China Approves Marriott's Deal To Buy Starwood
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest hotel group. Continue Reading Below China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) was the only review pending after the companies secured premerger approvals from more than 40... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China approves Marriott's deal to buy Starwood& Resorts Worldwide Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become t
China approves Marriott's deal to buy Starwood
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
& Resorts Worldwide Inc , clearing the way for the combined company to become the world's largest hotel group. China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) was the only review pending after the companies secured premerger approvals from more than 40... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Marriott’s Acquisition of Starwood Receives Antitrust Approval in China; Marriott and Starwood Expect to Become Combined Company on September 23& Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced their merger transaction
Marriott’s Acquisition of Starwood Receives Antitrust Approval in China; Marriott and Starwood Expect to Become Combined Company on September 23
Hospitality Net / Posted 6 days ago
& Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced their merger transaction has received approval from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM). As this was the last regulatory approval required to complete the merger, Marriott and... Read more
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Business Standard India
New import policy for marbles, blocks form Oct 1blocks is aimed at balancing interests of domestic consumers, producers and pro
New import policy for marbles, blocks form Oct 1
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
blocks is aimed at balancing interests of domestic consumers, producers and processors. "The Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India has notified the new import policy for Marble & Travertine Blocks, and... Read more
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New Kerala
New import policy for marble, granite to remove curbs - newkerala.com #120295blocks and granite slabs which removes various restrictions and comes into effe
New import policy for marble, granite to remove curbs - newkerala.com #120295
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
blocks and granite slabs which removes various restrictions and comes into effect from October 1, 2016. According to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the quantitative restriction on the import of marble and travertine blocks, and the... Read more
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Philly.com
Comcast faces Chinese antitrust probe over $3.8B DreamWorks dealU.S. company at a time when relations between the United States and China have
Comcast faces Chinese antitrust probe over $3.8B DreamWorks deal
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
U.S. company at a time when relations between the United States and China have cooled. Shen Danyang, a spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce, disclosed the DreamWorks investigation earlier this month, as global leaders were gathering in China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'I want Apple': Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctionshave never been so optimistic about Myanmar's future as I am now." Khin Maung
'I want Apple': Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
have never been so optimistic about Myanmar's future as I am now." Khin Maung Lwin, permanent secretary from the Ministry of Commerce, said the changes would help shine a light on shadowy industries like the jade trade, worth billions of... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘I want Apple’: Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctionshave never been so optimistic about Myanmar’s future as I am now.” Khin Maung
‘I want Apple’: Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctions
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
have never been so optimistic about Myanmar’s future as I am now.” Khin Maung Lwin, permanent secretary from the Ministry of Commerce, said the changes would help shine a light on shadowy industries like the jade trade, worth billions of... Read more
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Rappler
'I want Apple': Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctionshave never been so optimistic about Myanmar's future as I am now." Khin Maung
'I want Apple': Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctions
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
have never been so optimistic about Myanmar's future as I am now." Khin Maung Lwin, permanent secretary from the Ministry of Commerce, said the changes would help shine a light on shadowy industries like the jade trade, worth billions of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Seven macro cues before you start tradingInflation, as measured by the Wholesale Price Index, was 3.74% in August compar
Seven macro cues before you start trading
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
Inflation, as measured by the Wholesale Price Index, was 3.74% in August compared with 3.55% in July, data released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry showed on Wednesday. ...and in financial markets yesterdayRupee up : The rupee was trading... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
RiceSea issue at the time (until now, actually). So as lead negotiator, I decided t
Rice
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
Sea issue at the time (until now, actually). So as lead negotiator, I decided to seek a bilateral meeting with their Ministry of Commerce, which finally occurred in April 2012. I thought then that if China disagreed, then there was no point... Read more
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Fortune
Didi’s China Users Can’t Stop Complaining About Higher Pricesthe Shenzhen Consumer Council relayed a list of consumer complaints it received
Didi’s China Users Can’t Stop Complaining About Higher Prices
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
the Shenzhen Consumer Council relayed a list of consumer complaints it received about Didi’s prices in a letter to the Ministry of Commerce, according to Chinese press reports. The potentially bigger danger for the combined Didi-Uber operation... Read more
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New Kerala
WPI-based annual rate of inflation goes up in August - newkerala.com #118562New Delhi, Sep 14 : The Union Ministry of Ministry of Commerce & Industry publi
WPI-based annual rate of inflation goes up in August - newkerala.com #118562
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
New Delhi, Sep 14 : The Union Ministry of Ministry of Commerce & Industry published the official Wholesale Price Index (WPI) for 'All Commodities' (Base: 2004-05=100) for August 2016 on Wednesday. WPI declined by 0.4 percent to 183.1 (provisional) in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Global support for saving Hall of Nations, Nehru PavilionCentre in Paris and the Union of International Architects and Architects Region
Global support for saving Hall of Nations, Nehru Pavilion
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
Centre in Paris and the Union of International Architects and Architects Regional Council, Asia, have all written to the ministry of commerce this week to save the two buildings, claiming they were iconic structures and represented 20th century... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
U.S. Files WTO Case Against Chinese Agriculture Subsidiesthe nation joined the WTO, the U.S. Trade Representative which launched the act
U.S. Files WTO Case Against Chinese Agriculture Subsidies
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
the nation joined the WTO, the U.S. Trade Representative which launched the action, said Tuesday in a statement. China’s Ministry of Commerce responded by expressing regret at the U.S. action, saying on its website that it complied with WTO rules... Read more
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News.com.au
US challenges China on wheat, rice at WTOfrom Chinese overcapacity in steel and aluminium to Chinese anti-dumping duties
US challenges China on wheat, rice at WTO
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
from Chinese overcapacity in steel and aluminium to Chinese anti-dumping duties on American broiler chickens. China's Ministry of Commerce on Tuesday evening said it "regretted" the US action and that its agricultural support policies were... Read more
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asianage
Fadnavis’ pet project suffers major setbackby Mr Fadnavis, had submitted a proposal to get a 20-hectare plot in BKC notifi
Fadnavis’ pet project suffers major setback
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
by Mr Fadnavis, had submitted a proposal to get a 20-hectare plot in BKC notified as Special Economic Zone (SEZ). The Union ministry of commerce has, however, rejected it on grounds that as per rules such a project requires a minimum of 50 hectares... Read more
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asianage
Fadnavis' pet project suffers major setbackby Mr Fadnavis, had submitted a proposal to get a 20-hectare plot in BKC notifi
Fadnavis' pet project suffers major setback
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
by Mr Fadnavis, had submitted a proposal to get a 20-hectare plot in BKC notified as Special Economic Zone (SEZ). The Union ministry of commerce has, however, rejected it on grounds that as per rules such a project requires a minimum of 50 hectares... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Indicted Former LPRC Boss Requests for Separate Trial in Japanese Oil Scandalformer Deputy LPRC Managing Director for Operations, Aaron Wheagar, former Comm
Indicted Former LPRC Boss Requests for Separate Trial in Japanese Oil Scandal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
former Deputy LPRC Managing Director for Operations, Aaron Wheagar, former Commerce Minister Miatta Beysolow, Ministry of Commerce Director for Price Analysis, Steve Flahn Paye and the Managing Director of the Aminata Gas Company Siaka... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leaders, Others Discuss African Investment Opportunities At China Summitpublic and private investment in order to accelerate national industrial develo
Leaders, Others Discuss African Investment Opportunities At China Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
public and private investment in order to accelerate national industrial development agendas. Co-organised by UNIDO, the Ministry of Commerce and the Fujian Provincial Government of China, the forum brought together senior decision-makers from... Read more
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Market Watch
China foreign direct investment rises 5.7%BEIJING--China attracted $8.76 billion in foreign direct investment in August,
China foreign direct investment rises 5.7%
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
BEIJING--China attracted $8.76 billion in foreign direct investment in August, up 5.7% from a year earlier, the Ministry of Commerce said Tuesday. The increase marked a reversal from a 1.6% decline recorded in July. In the January-August period,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Private Sector, Seize Intra-African Trade Opportunitiesfact the African spirit in me cannot comprehend. Rwanda has beautiful fresh fl
Private Sector, Seize Intra-African Trade Opportunities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
fact the African spirit in me cannot comprehend. Rwanda has beautiful fresh flowers and as export is on the agenda of the Ministry of Commerce, I hurriedly contacted one of the big entrepreneurs in that sector to prepare a quote, some samplings... Read more
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The Indian Express
Commerce wants ‘formal’ panel to decide value of rupeehad attributed sluggish external demand to the rupee’s prolonged overvaluation.
Commerce wants ‘formal’ panel to decide value of rupee
The Indian Express / Posted 13 days ago
had attributed sluggish external demand to the rupee’s prolonged overvaluation. (Photo for representational purpose) The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has proposed setting up of a “formal institutional mechanism” to determine the right value... Read more
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Tax-News.com
US Places Further Dispute Duties On Chinese SteelCVD and AD margins on Chinese exporters that are far higher than those on other
US Places Further Dispute Duties On Chinese Steel
Tax-News.com / Posted 13 days ago
CVD and AD margins on Chinese exporters that are far higher than those on other countries' exporters. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOC) made an immediate response following the latest decision by Commerce. Its spokesman stressed that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
China lays new brick in Silk Road with first Afghan rail freightof goods twice a month from the Chinese city of Haimen to Hairatan, according t
China lays new brick in Silk Road with first Afghan rail freight
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
of goods twice a month from the Chinese city of Haimen to Hairatan, according to Musafer Quqandi, a spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce and Industries. Once inside Afghanistan the goods will be transported to Mazar-e-Sharif city, the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Now or never for Lagos tourismfor 25 percent of the country's gross domestic product and 65 percent of commer
Now or never for Lagos tourism
iafrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
for 25 percent of the country's gross domestic product and 65 percent of commercial activities, according to Lagos state ministry of Commerce and Industry. Despite a suffocating dollar shortage that has made imports more expensive for... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Chinese Duties Lifted On Japanese, EU Steel Tubesits measures into conformity with the WTO Anti-Dumping Agreement. China said t
Chinese Duties Lifted On Japanese, EU Steel Tubes
Tax-News.com / Posted 16 days ago
its measures into conformity with the WTO Anti-Dumping Agreement. China said that following a re-investigation by its Ministry of Commerce on August 22, 2016, it had fully implemented the WTO's recommendations and rulings regarding the... Read more
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New Kerala
Procurement of moong dal commences in Karnataka, Maharashtra - newkerala.com #116062meeting was attended by Secretaries of Department of Consumer Affairs, Departme
Procurement of moong dal commences in Karnataka, Maharashtra - newkerala.com #116062
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
meeting was attended by Secretaries of Department of Consumer Affairs, Department of Food, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Commerce and senior officials of ministries concerned, the release said. In view of a comparative decline in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia Mulls Tit for Tat After Zim Imports Bantoying around with the idea of restricting importation of key products from Zim
Zambia Mulls Tit for Tat After Zim Imports Ban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
toying around with the idea of restricting importation of key products from Zimbabwe in response to the imports ban. "The Ministry of Commerce Trade and Industry convened a stakeholders meeting on Thursday, 25th August 2016, to consult on possible... Read more
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The Telegraph
Myths of growthof its international economic relationship. The current institutional arrangeme
Myths of growth
The Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
of its international economic relationship. The current institutional arrangement that disperses strategic decisions to the ministry of commerce and industry and of external affairs lacks the necessary depth, which is compounded by a total lack of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Dell closes $67-bn merger deal with EMC4.5 billion in annual spends. It has 140,000 employees globally. The announcem
Dell closes $67-bn merger deal with EMC
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
4.5 billion in annual spends. It has 140,000 employees globally. The announcement follows regulatory approval by China's ministry of commerce (MOFCOM). The companies have already received clearance from regulatory agencies in the US and other... Read more
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Animation World Network
China Launching Probe Into DreamWorks Animation-Comcast Sale'Kung Fu Panda 3' The Chinese Ministry of Commerce will launch an anti-monopol
China Launching Probe Into DreamWorks Animation-Comcast Sale
Animation World Network / Posted 19 days ago
'Kung Fu Panda 3' The Chinese Ministry of Commerce will launch an anti-monopoly investigation into Comcast’s purchase of DreamWorks Animation, according to a report by Deadline, following complaints that the deal could hurt competition in... Read more
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New Kerala
Expansion of India-Chile Preferential Trade Agreement - newkerala.com #114936and machinery. The expansion would be an important landmark in India-Chile rel
Expansion of India-Chile Preferential Trade Agreement - newkerala.com #114936
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
and machinery. The expansion would be an important landmark in India-Chile relations and consolidate the traditional fraternal relations that have existed between India and LAC countries, the Union Ministry of Commerce Industry said in its rel... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Made in China G20 and its geoeconomic significanceoutbound investment surged 62 percent to a record US$100 billion in the first s
Made in China G20 and its geoeconomic significance
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
outbound investment surged 62 percent to a record US$100 billion in the first seven months of 2016, according to China's Ministry of Commerce. But there's a problem, which economists have dubbed "asymmetric investment environment": China remains... Read more
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asianage
E-commerce committee meets to discusses sector-related issuesforeign direct investment norms, pertaining to the e-commerce industry. Member
E-commerce committee meets to discusses sector-related issues
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
foreign direct investment norms, pertaining to the e-commerce industry. Members in the panel include officials from Ministry of Commerce and Industry and Department of Electronics and Information Technology, among others. Representatives... Read more
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Business Standard India
SIT on black money asks RBI to share infoinformation for taking early appropriate action,” it said. Meanwhile, the comm
SIT on black money asks RBI to share info
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
information for taking early appropriate action,” it said. Meanwhile, the committee also recommended the ED, DRI and the ministry of commerce to analyse under-invoicing of trade bills to channel black money. “The SIT had requested the RBI to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commerce Ministry Announces 2016 MSME ConferenceBy David A.yates and Alvin Worzi The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI)
Commerce Ministry Announces 2016 MSME Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
By David A.yates and Alvin Worzi The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) has announced its 4th flagship annual conference of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). The conference, which is expected to be held in Monrovia shortly, will... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Obama’s Laos visit: Changing history or Asia ‘pivot’?in 2014 and 2015, a step up from the US$4.5 billion invested historically befor
Obama’s Laos visit: Changing history or Asia ‘pivot’?
Asian Correspondent / Posted 21 days ago
in 2014 and 2015, a step up from the US$4.5 billion invested historically before 2014, according to figures from China’s Ministry of Commerce. Thailand has also played a role in developing Laos’ infrastructure. It has invested in a... Read more
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