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Jan 23, 2018
Trump imposes steep tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels to protect local manufacturersThe decision was in line with Donald Trump's "America First" trade policy, which aims to protect local manufacturers from foreign competition.
Nov 22, 2017
Odisha to seek GI tag for 'Jagannath Rasagola' after consulting experts, says state minister Prafulla SamalThe Odisha government has decided to seek a Geographical Indication (GI) tag for 'Jagannath Rasagola' and not 'Odishara Rasagola' as was decided earlier after West Bengal got a GI tag for the popular sweet under 'Banglar Rosogolla'.
Nov 08, 2017
Donald Trump visits Beijing amid mounting tensions over trade, brief cooperation on North KoreaAfter a brief truce with China to cooperate on North Korea, United States (US) president Donald Trump arrived in Beijing on Wednesday amid mounting US trade complaints
Oct 20, 2017
European Commission launches an investigation into the import of e-bikes from ChinaThe EU accused China last December of scuttling a global environmental trade deal by insisting that bicycles be included as a tariff-free green product.
Sep 26, 2017
United States asks China to not implement its new cyber security law; claims that it could damage global tradeThe United States has asked China not to implement its new cyber security law over concerns it could damage global trade in services.
Aug 01, 2017
Qatar files complaint with WTO against Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE over Gulf trade boycottQatar filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organisation on Monday to challenge a boycott by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates.
Jul 21, 2017
China expected to make 25 percent more solar panels in 2017 as it faces increased demandChina's solar industry is expected to produce 25 percent more panels in 2017 than last year, supported by domestic sales and demand from the United States and emerging markets, the head of a Chinese industry association said.
Sep 28, 2016
WTO puts across a strong message about gloomy global trade but is anybody listening?This will be the first time in 15 years, the WTO says, that the ratio between trade growth and world GDP has fallen below 1:1; it will be around 1:0.8
Mar 05, 2016
India takes on US over increased fees for visas, registers GATS violation dispute at WTOIndia has argued that the current measures for visas are inconsistent with the conditions US agreed to in its Schedule of Specific Commitments under GATS
Nov 17, 2015
India needs predictable IPR regime, says NovartisIf the whole data regulatory process becomes predictable in the long run, it makes investment in the country more sustainable, said Novartis Pharma AG, Global Head of Development, Established Medicines Franchise, Lutz Hegemann.