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Dec 21, 2018
New draft e-commerce policy to focus on transparency in pricing and discounts: Suresh PrabhuThe exercise started after some concerns were raised on certain proposals of the first draft e-commerce policy, which was prepared by a task force.
Nov 20, 2018
India asks WTO to set up panel against US for imposing high import duty on steel, aluminium productsIndia took this decision after both the countries failed to resolve issue in a bilateral consultation process under dispute settlement mechanism of the WTO
Sep 19, 2018
Jack Ma says US-China trade friction could last 20 years, Chinese businesses may move production to other countriesMa said trade tensions would likely impact Chinese and foreign companies immediately and negatively
Jul 20, 2018
World sugar exporters blame India, Pakistan and EU's subsidy programmes for weak prices, supply glutGlobal Sugar Alliance met in Geneva to discuss the degree to which subsidies provided and proposed by Pakistan, India and the EU contravene WTO rules
Jun 07, 2018
G7 summit: Emmanuel Macron, Justin Trudeau says discussions will focus on US tariff impositionDiscussions in G7 summit are likely to focus on Trump's decision to impose punishing tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum from Washington's allies.
Apr 24, 2018
Centre to set up task force to frame policy on fast-growing e-commerce sectorThe government on Tuesday decided to set up a task force to finalise the contours of a policy on the fast growing e-commerce sector
Apr 08, 2018
Donald Trump suggests China will ‘take down’ its trade barriers amid global fears of escalating disputeAmid global fears of an escalating trade dispute between the US and China, President Donald Trump suggested that Beijing will ease trade barriers "because it is the right thing to do" and that the economic superpowers can settle the conflict that has rattled financial markets, consumers and businesses.
Apr 03, 2018
India imposes a ten percent tax on import of key smartphone componentsA customs duty of 10 percent was imposed on PCBs that are already populated with components such as memory and chips
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'.