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AllAfrica.com
Time Fast Running Out for Mugabe's New-Look Teamassisting manufacturers in the allocation of foreign currency. Jabangwe said M
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
assisting manufacturers in the allocation of foreign currency. Jabangwe said Mabuwa's experience in the Industry and Commerce ministry would help her get the Indigenisation Act clarifications into law for the sector to attract the much-needed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gold import surges over two-fold to $16.95 bn in H1FY18take care of demand of the jewellery industry. At present, gold import attract
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
take care of demand of the jewellery industry. At present, gold import attracts 10 per cent duty. The gems and jewellery industry along with the commerce ministry have time and again urged the finance ministry to consider a cut in the import... Read more
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The Hindu
Buoyant exports help shrink trade deficit to 7-month lowby 25.7% to $28.6 billion, outpacing imports that rose 18.1% to $37.6 billion,
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
by 25.7% to $28.6 billion, outpacing imports that rose 18.1% to $37.6 billion, according to government data released by the Commerce Ministry on Friday. Positive trend The growth in goods exports registered in September was in continuation with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former friend Malaysia halts all imports from North Korea, data showsbetween January and August, compared with US$1.8 million in the same period las
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
between January and August, compared with US$1.8 million in the same period last year, according to data from the commerce ministry. Indonesia, on the other hand, increased its imports from North Korea to US$1.8 million in January-July... Read more
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Business Standard India
Exports soar 26% in Sept to $28.6 bn; trade deficit narrows to 7-month lowper cent to $37.6 billion in September from $31.83 billion in the year-ago mont
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
per cent to $37.6 billion in September from $31.83 billion in the year-ago month, according to the data released by the commerce ministry. Trade deficit stood almost flat at a seven-month low of $8.98 billion in September 2017 against $9... Read more
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The Economic Times
Export soars 25.67% to $28.61 billion in Sepcent to USD 37.6 billion in September from USD 31.83 billion in the year-ago mo
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
cent to USD 37.6 billion in September from USD 31.83 billion in the year-ago month, according to the data released by the commerce ministry. Trade balance stood almost flat at USD 8.98 billion in September 2017 against USD 9 billion in September... Read more
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The Economic Times
China September FDI jumps most in over 2 years as manufacturing, hi-tech boommore than two years in September, likely boosted by strong growth in the countr
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
more than two years in September, likely boosted by strong growth in the country's manufacturing and hi-tech sectors, the commerce ministry said on Friday. FDI rose 17.3 percent to 70.63 billion yuan ($10.73 billion) in September from a year... Read more
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express
North Korea allies dry up: Malaysia halts ALL funding to Kim-Jong-Un in World War 3 threatto $400,000 between January and August, compared with $1.8 million in the same
express / Posted 4 days ago
to $400,000 between January and August, compared with $1.8 million in the same period last year, according to data from the commerce ministry. Indonesia, on the other hand, increased its imports from North Korea to $1.8 million in January-July... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia has halted all imports from North Koreato US$400,000 between January and August, compared with US$1.8mil in the same p
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
to US$400,000 between January and August, compared with US$1.8mil in the same period last year, according to data from the commerce ministry. Indonesia, on the other hand, increased its imports from North Korea to US$1.8mil in January-July before... Read more
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Reuters
Former friend Malaysia halts all imports from North Korea, data showsto $400,000 between January and August, compared with $1.8 million in the same
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
to $400,000 between January and August, compared with $1.8 million in the same period last year, according to data from the commerce ministry. Indonesia, on the other hand, increased its imports from North Korea to $1.8 million in January-July... Read more
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express
China demands European Union abides by WTO rules on imports CHINA'S commerce ministry said today that the European Union's new trade rule
express / Posted 4 days ago
CHINA'S commerce ministry said today that the European Union's new trade rules against Chinese imports lacked awareness of World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules, urging the EU to abide by... Read more
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Business Standard India
SoftBank funding in firing line: Meru takes Ola, Uber to competition panelin India’s $12 billion taxi market. Uber is already bogged down by anti-monopo
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
in India’s $12 billion taxi market. Uber is already bogged down by anti-monopoly concerns in neighbouring China, where the commerce ministry last year began investigating its deal with Didi Chuxing that created a roughly $35 billion giant... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indo-Bhutan trade infrastructure to have large scale upgradationfoothills region in northern West Bengal According to senior officials in Bhut
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
foothills region in northern West Bengal According to senior officials in Bhutan Ministry of Economic Affairs, Indian commerce Ministry has informed Bhutan that planned LCS at Loksan and Nagrakata are being upgraded to permanent instead of... Read more
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asianage
Govt to discuss bringing real estate under GST in Nov: Jaitley180 billion by 2020. The housing sector alone contributes 5-6 per cent to the
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
180 billion by 2020. The housing sector alone contributes 5-6 per cent to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to India Brand Equity Foundation, a Trust established by the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Ind... Read more
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The Economic Times
GST Council to discuss bringing real estate under its ambitUSD 180 billion by 2020. The housing sector alone contributes 5-6 per cent to t
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
USD 180 billion by 2020. The housing sector alone contributes 5-6 per cent to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to India Brand Equity Foundation, a Trust established by the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Indust... Read more
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The Economic Times
China says EU, US trade moves lack awareness of WTO rulesBEIJING - China's commerce ministry said on Thursday that the European Union's
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING - China's commerce ministry said on Thursday that the European Union's new trade rules against Chinese imports lacked awareness of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, urging the EU to abide by those requirements. Ministry of Commerce... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China says EU, US trade moves lack awareness of WTO rulesBEIJING: China's commerce ministry said on Thursday that the European Union's n
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING: China's commerce ministry said on Thursday that the European Union's new trade rules against Chinese imports lacked awareness of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, urging the EU to abide by those requirements. Ministry of Commerce... Read more
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Reuters
China says EU, U.S. trade moves lack awareness of WTO rulesBEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry said on Thursday that the Europea
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry said on Thursday that the European Union’s new trade rules against Chinese imports lacked awareness of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, urging the EU to abide by those requirements. Ministry of... Read more
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Reuters
China says new EU trade rules against Chinese imports lack awareness of WTO rulesBEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry said on Thursday that the Europea
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry said on Thursday that the European Union’s new trade rules against Chinese imports lacked awareness of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, urging the EU to abide by the requirements. Ministry of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Suresh Prabhu seeks cut in large farm subsidies of developed countries at WTO meetin agriculture must first seek to reduce the disproportionately large subsidies
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
in agriculture must first seek to reduce the disproportionately large subsidies of the developed countries," said the commerce ministry in a release on Wednesday. India and China have said the subsidies given by developed members including... Read more
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Business Standard India
Meru files new complaints against Uber, Ola with CCIin India's $12 billion taxi market. Uber is already bogged down by anti-monopo
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
in India's $12 billion taxi market. Uber is already bogged down by anti-monopoly concerns in neighbouring China, where the commerce ministry last year began investigating its deal with Didi Chuxing that created a roughly $35 billion giant... Read more
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Reuters
Uber, Ola's Indian legal woes put SoftBank's funding in firing linein India’s $12 billion taxi market. Uber is already bogged down by anti-monopo
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
in India’s $12 billion taxi market. Uber is already bogged down by anti-monopoly concerns in neighboring China, where the commerce ministry last year began investigating its deal with Didi Chuxing that created a roughly $35 billion giant... Read more
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New Kerala
Afghanistan suspends transit trade meeting with Pakistan - newkerala news #279536set up to deal with the trade issues is likely to translate into a decline in t
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
set up to deal with the trade issues is likely to translate into a decline in trade between the two countries. The Afghan Commerce Ministry had conveyed to Islamabad its decision to postpone the meeting through the Pakistan High Commission in... Read more
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The Economic Times
India is said to plan domestic sale of pulses to prevent rottingfrom its November 2016 level when it climbed to the highest since the start of
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
from its November 2016 level when it climbed to the highest since the start of a new series in April 2011, according to the commerce ministry. The government will continue to purchase pulses from the local market to support farmers and consumers,... Read more
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The Hindu
EU talks in a muddlebecause India has at least the same dignity as the European Union — we will res
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
because India has at least the same dignity as the European Union — we will resume,” Mr. Juncker said during the summit. Commerce Ministry officials have repeatedly said that India is ready to restart talks, but would like to discuss a... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST reforms: Was govt response expedited by subtle hint from Mohan Bhagwat?about the adverse impact of the proposed GST on them even before it was rolled
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
about the adverse impact of the proposed GST on them even before it was rolled out. It is, of course, a reflection of the commerce ministry’s failure that the exporting community’s plea for corrective steps could not make an impact either on the... Read more
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asianage
Of defensive Sitharaman & sidelined netaspeak on a specific subject. Ms Sitharaman has grown in stature after she was e
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
speak on a specific subject. Ms Sitharaman has grown in stature after she was elevated to Cabinet rank and moved from the commerce ministry to the high-profile defence ministry. It was, therefore, baffling to see Ms Sitharaman participate in a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Single brand retailers may not need to quote MRPmetrology rules, all items are covered under one norm -there is no specific cri
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
metrology rules, all items are covered under one norm -there is no specific criteria of single brand retail, which the commerce ministry has notified.We cannot give exemption to only one company and therefore we have to change rules," said a... Read more
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CNET
Didi Chuxing's Uber acquisition raises Chinese antitrust concernscreating a $35 billion titan sounds great for Didi itself, the Middle Kingdom's
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
creating a $35 billion titan sounds great for Didi itself, the Middle Kingdom's antitrust alarms started ringing. China's commerce ministry is currently investigating whether or not Didi's acquisition will be considered a monopoly, Reuters... Read more
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CNET
China approves HP's $1.1B purchase of Samsung's printer unitDonald Trump did not allow a Chinese-backed company to buy an American chipmake
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
Donald Trump did not allow a Chinese-backed company to buy an American chipmaker, Reuters reported. In its statement, the Commerce Ministry said HP should sell its A4 format laser printers under "fair and reasonable terms" in China, and that it... Read more
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New York Post
North Korea’s art market is on the rise despite UN sanctionstheir anti-US tone in the current climate. Word of the sanctions has been slow
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
their anti-US tone in the current climate. Word of the sanctions has been slower to reach China. A circular from its Commerce Ministry announcing the start date of the measures which included Mansudae Art Studio does not name Mansudae. Asked... Read more
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The Economic Times
Suresh Prabhu is intent on reviving optimism among investorsthe much-delayed policy on ecommerce. Textile minister Smriti Irani is likely t
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
the much-delayed policy on ecommerce. Textile minister Smriti Irani is likely to attend the stakeholder consultation. The commerce ministry is also working on reviewing the foreign trade policy (FTP), especially in the wake of rollout of the goods... Read more
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Reuters
White tiger, dark horse: North Korean art market heats uptheir anti-U.S. tone in the current climate. Word of the sanctions has been sl
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
their anti-U.S. tone in the current climate. Word of the sanctions has been slower to reach China. A circular from its Commerce Ministry announcing the start date of the measures which included Mansudae Art Studio does not name Mansudae. Asked... Read more
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The Economic Times
9 macro triggers that market would watch todayfrom special economic zones (SEZs) paced up 15.4% to Rs 1.35 lakh crore during
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
from special economic zones (SEZs) paced up 15.4% to Rs 1.35 lakh crore during the first quarter this fiscal, showed commerce ministry data. Exports grew about 12% to Rs 5.24 lakh crore in 2016-17 as against Rs 4.67 lakh crore in the previous... Read more
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The Economic Times
Exports from SEZ in fast lane, up 15.4% in Apr-Junspecial economic zones (SEZs) paced up 15.4 per cent to Rs 1.35 lakh crore duri
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
special economic zones (SEZs) paced up 15.4 per cent to Rs 1.35 lakh crore during the first quarter this fiscal, showed commerce ministry data. Industry analysts stated that exports are growing from these zones, but observed that the government... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
What to expect from Thai junta leader Prayuth’s White House visitbut the US maintains an US$18.9 billion goods deficit with Thailand, the countr
Asian Correspondent / Posted 14 days ago
but the US maintains an US$18.9 billion goods deficit with Thailand, the country’s 11th largest. According to Thailand’s commerce ministry, the country is eager to narrow the trade gap in order to avoid being labelled a currency manipulator by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China commits financing for 12 PH infra projectsthe Department of Finance said Monday. In a statement, the DOF said Finance Se
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
the Department of Finance said Monday. In a statement, the DOF said Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III told China’s commerce ministry officials in Beijing last week that there was “additional progress” in firming up the first basket of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
BoT chief defends stancethe first eight months grew 8.9% from the same period last year to US$154 billi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
the first eight months grew 8.9% from the same period last year to US$154 billion (5.13 trillion baht), according to the Commerce Ministry. The high current account surplus was the main foreign currency inflow to Thailand, Mr Veerathai said.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
BoT chief defends stancethe first eight months grew 8.9% from the same period last year to US$154 billi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
the first eight months grew 8.9% from the same period last year to US$154 billion (5.13 trillion baht), according to the Commerce Ministry. The high current account surplus was the main foreign currency inflow to Thailand, Mr Veerathai said.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The other womanPliang was close to Watana Muangsook, who was Voldemort's trade minister. That
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
Pliang was close to Watana Muangsook, who was Voldemort's trade minister. That gave Apichart one of the sweetest deals in Commerce Ministry history, the purchase of 30,000 tonnes of 5% broken rice at a price other rice dealers were jealous about.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump administration admits it is in direct contact with North Koreainto northeastern China. China has said it will strictly and fully enforce UN
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
into northeastern China. China has said it will strictly and fully enforce UN resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms in China and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by... Read more
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The Economic Times
Malaysian state keen to collaborate with India on biotech, ICTenergy' WTO warns of global ramifications of local labour policies shortcoming
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
energy' WTO warns of global ramifications of local labour policies shortcoming Spices export rises 35% in first quarter Commerce Ministry to set up regulatory review committee under DIPP G33 nations wants sops for food security in global... Read more
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dna
USA is interested in dialogue with North Korea; lines of communication are open: Secretary of State Rex Tillersoninto northeastern China. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.N. re
dna / Posted 16 days ago
into northeastern China. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.N. resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms in China and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by... Read more
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Aljazeera
Rex Tillerson in China for N Korea talksand diplomatic means," it said. China says it will strictly and fully enforce
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
and diplomatic means," it said. China says it will strictly and fully enforce UN resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by January,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Tillerson in China as U.S. presses North Korean economic squeezewell as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
well as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.N. resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms in China and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
One last mission for the countrya bachelor's degree in economics from Chulalongkorn University and started her
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
a bachelor's degree in economics from Chulalongkorn University and started her career in the commodities division of the Commerce Ministry's Foreign Trade Department. Her duties included work on government-to-government rice deals, mostly with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tillerson in China as US presses North Korean economic squeezewell as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
well as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.N. resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms in China and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by... Read more
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EuroNews
Tillerson in China as U.S. presses North Korean economic squeezeas well as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce
EuroNews / Posted 17 days ago
as well as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.N. resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms in China and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by... Read more
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Reuters
Tillerson in China as U.S. presses North Korean economic squeezewell as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
well as President Xi Jinping. China says it will strictly and fully enforce U.N. resolutions against North Korea and its Commerce Ministry on Thursday said North Korean firms in China and joint ventures in China and overseas would be shut down by... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Be bold in embracing technology, local entrepreneurs advisedharnessing business potential via the Internet. Meanwhile the two-day workshop
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
harnessing business potential via the Internet. Meanwhile the two-day workshop, which concluded yesterday, was attended by 58 people. International Trade and E-commerce Ministry permanent secretary Kameri Affendi was present at the closing ceremo... Read more
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