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India trying to resolve trade disputes with several countries, willing to create new world trade order: Suresh Prabhu
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India trying to resolve trade disputes with several countries, willing to create new world trade order: Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu's remarks came a day after India decided to raise customs duty US products as a retaliatory action against tariff hike by Washington

India facing 'real challenge' at WTO, global trading system, says Suresh Prabhu
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India facing 'real challenge' at WTO, global trading system, says Suresh Prabhu

In a disappointment to developing countries like India, talks at the WTO's 11th ministerial conference at Buenos Aires collapsed in December last year, with the US going back on its commitment to find a permanent solution to the public food stockholding issue.

G7 summit ends on bitter note after US backs out of joint communique; awkward photo of Trump-Merkel goes viral
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G7 summit ends on bitter note after US backs out of joint communique; awkward photo of Trump-Merkel goes viral

Hours after putting on an apparent show of unity at the end of a tense G7 summit, the members nations indulged in a war of words particularly with the US.

SCO Summit 2018: Xi Jinping says China rejects 'selfish' trade policies, calls for building an open global economy
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SCO Summit 2018: Xi Jinping says China rejects 'selfish' trade policies, calls for building an open global economy

Xi Jinping, whose country is locked in a high-stakes trade dispute with the United States, on Sunday said China rejects "selfish, shortsighted" trade policies, and called for building an open global economy.

Turkey ready to impose tariffs on US imports as a retaliatory deed, says Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu
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Turkey ready to impose tariffs on US imports as a retaliatory deed, says Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Ankara was ready to impose retaliatory tariffs on US imports from 21 June,

Protectionist measures will hit global economic recovery, can permanently damage WTO regime: India
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Protectionist measures will hit global economic recovery, can permanently damage WTO regime: India

Suresh Prabhu said that India has reservations about the introduction of new issues such as Investment Facilitation in the WTO

Angela Merkel in China: German chancellor looks for common strategy to ward off trade war amid fears of US' tariffs
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Angela Merkel in China: German chancellor looks for common strategy to ward off trade war amid fears of US' tariffs

Chancellor Angela Merkel visits China on Thursday, seeking to close ranks with the world's biggest exporting nation as US president Donald Trump shakes up explosive issues from trade to Iran's nuclear deal.

Forex manipulation: Setting the record straight after US Treasury adds India to its currency watch list
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Forex manipulation: Setting the record straight after US Treasury adds India to its currency watch list

A US Treasury report insinuates India and its exchange rate polices. But New Delhi would do well to resist and confront attempts at coercion and constraint.

China and Japan pledge 'new starting point' in bilateral ties, vow close cooperation amid global trade tensions
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China and Japan pledge 'new starting point' in bilateral ties, vow close cooperation amid global trade tensions

Asian rivals China and Japan on Monday pledged a "new starting point" for bilateral ties, vowing close cooperation amid a flurry of diplomacy on the North Korean missile threat and global trade tensions.

Donald Trump complains about 'stupid trade' with China amid escalating conflict; Beijing threatens to retaliate
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Donald Trump complains about 'stupid trade' with China amid escalating conflict; Beijing threatens to retaliate

Donald Trump on Monday complained yet again about "STUPID TRADE" with China, doing little to calm investors anxious about the escalating trade conflict between the two economic superpowers.

US-China 'trade war' escalates: Beijing imposes new tariffs on US goods as Trump readies to hammer Chinese imports
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US-China 'trade war' escalates: Beijing imposes new tariffs on US goods as Trump readies to hammer Chinese imports

China, in a tit-for-tat response to US president Donald Trump's tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum, raised import duties on a $3 billion list of US pork, fruit and other products.

Indian exporters' body EEPC hopes US-China trade tensions do not escalate
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Indian exporters' body EEPC hopes US-China trade tensions do not escalate

India's Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC) on Sunday expressed hope that trade tensions between the US and China does not escalate as these nations are among the top destinations for Indian engineering exports.

WTO mini-ministerial: Beyond small gains in New Delhi, the question on trade body’s relevance remains
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WTO mini-ministerial: Beyond small gains in New Delhi, the question on trade body’s relevance remains

By hosting this meeting, India has tried to change the obstructionist image it has had since the days of Murasoli Maran.

WTO ministerial summit: India to take up issue of trade protectionism with US, says Suresh Prabhu
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WTO ministerial summit: India to take up issue of trade protectionism with US, says Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu, addressing a press conference after Informal WTO Ministerial Meeting, said India will take up issue of trade protectionism with US

Informal WTO ministerial meeting begins in Delhi; 52 nations participating including US, China
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Informal WTO ministerial meeting begins in Delhi; 52 nations participating including US, China

India has called this meeting to explore options to reinvigorate the World Trade Organisation (WTO)

India will engage with US to discuss its concerns on country's export subsidies, says govt
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India will engage with US to discuss its concerns on country's export subsidies, says govt

The United States on Wednesday launched a challenge to Indian export subsidies at the World Trade Organization, saying they hurt US companies.

China commerce minister warns United States on tariffs, says trade war will bring only disaster to global economy
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China commerce minister warns United States on tariffs, says trade war will bring only disaster to global economy

Any trade war with the United States will only bring disaster to the world economy, Chinese commerce minister Zhong Shan said on Sunday, as Beijing stepped up its criticism on proposed metals tariffs by Washington amid fears it could shatter global growth.

As Donald Trump sets import tariffs on steel, Germany says trade war between Europe, US can still be averted
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As Donald Trump sets import tariffs on steel, Germany says trade war between Europe, US can still be averted

A trade war between Europe and the US can still be averted, German economy minister Brigitte Zypries said on Saturday

Donald Trump's intended tariffs on steel, aluminium will harm global growth, warns IMF
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Donald Trump's intended tariffs on steel, aluminium will harm global growth, warns IMF

The head of the IMF warned that a trade war Donald Trump apparently intends to provoke with tariffs on steel and aluminium would snuff out global growth

RCEP meet: Suresh Prabhu calls India one of 'most open' economies, calls for dynamic global trading system
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RCEP meet: Suresh Prabhu calls India one of 'most open' economies, calls for dynamic global trading system

India is a "very open economy" and wants to have trade relations and pacts with all countries, Union minister Suresh Prabhu told the business community in Singapore, ahead of a Regional Comprehensive Economic Cooperation (RCEP) meeting