May 7, 2010
Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed Rashid Beebeejaun says that Mauritius wants greater participation by Indian companies in developing the infrastructure of this island-nation.
April 22, 2010
The South India Textile Manufacturer’s Association (SITMA) has welcomed the Centre’s move to withdraw incentives for export of cotton yarn as part of steps to moderate the commod...
March 24, 2010
Strongly opposing the proposed User Development Fee (UDF) by air ort developers, the Air Travellers Association (India) appealed to the Airport Economic Regulatory Authority of India not to permit...
March 6, 2010
China will, in the coming year, begin to remove some import restrictions and look to boost imports from developing countries, according to a policy statement issued by its Ministry of Commer...
February 24, 2010
GE India would like to have a larger manufacturing foot print in India to remain competitive. Besides, it would also participate in the multi-billion dollar Railway locomotive project, said...
February 8, 2010
Asserting that India and the countries of the Arab region enjoyed a special relationship, Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Monday said that India intended to double bilat...
January 16, 2010
Uruguay, one of Latin America’s smaller countries, located between Argentina and Brazil, presents a “wonderful, little explored opportunity for Indian businessmen”. While releasi...
January 6, 2010
Acknowledging that it cannot afford to rest on the goodwill earned because of the support extended to the decolonisation of Southern Africa, particularly Zambia, India this week embarked on...
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December 19, 2009
Till recently the trade on this route was a big success story. But the past few weeks have seen a significant slump, as it went down to a little over Rs.1.5 crore from a whopping Rs. 8 crore at on...
November 22, 2009
The Centre should act as a coordinator to bring uniformity in entertainment tax rates, currently varying between 30 per cent and 40 per cent across the country, for growth of the entertainme...
May 5, 2010
The Tamil Nadu traders’ conference held here on Wednesday urged the Centre to immediately stop online trading which has become a `gambling’ and caused spiralling of prices of all...
April 16, 2010
A British agency said on Friday it has levied fines totalling 225 million pounds ($347 million) against two tobacco manufactures and 10 retailers for unlawful pricing.The Office of Fair Tra...
March 12, 2010
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum truly believes that India and the UAE can combine their intellectual and practical energies to spawn a dynamic new locus of 21st century power.
February 25, 2010
The text of the Economic Survey presented by the Finance Minister, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee in Parliament on February 25, 2010. »
February 12, 2010
Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Friday said India would work for concluding the comprehensive trade opening pact or the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the European Union by t...
January 19, 2010
This collection of 33 articles by academics drawn mostly from the southern States and a few from northern and eastern States, seeks to review “the characteristics of SEZs [Special Economic Zo...
January 12, 2010
The Doha round of World Trade Organization (WTO) talks could come to a deal by the end of 2011, the European Union’s designated trade commissioner said on Tuesday, stressing that he was &ldq...
December 23, 2009
The World Trade Organisation’s seventh ministerial meeting held earlier this month at Geneva ended without anything substantial to show. But then the meeting was not meant to be “a subs...
December 17, 2009
Beginning of the 2000s carried huge expectations around indirect tax reforms in India, reminisces Pratik Jain, Executive Director, Indirect Tax & Regulatory Services, KPMG India, Gurgaon. &ldqu...
November 18, 2009
In the joint statement, US and China pledged closer cooperation on trade, military ties, counter-terrorism, North Korea, Iran, Pakistan and Afghanistan, and a host of other issues