Jun 17, 2021 07:04 PM IST
For the first time, a private person has been appointed at the Mission.
- Jun 01, 2021 10:19 PM IST
Ways to deal with the coronavirus pandemic including sharing of technology to boost production of vaccines and improving supply chains for medical products figured prominently at a virtual meeting of the foreign ministers of the BRICS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) countries.
- Oct 13, 2020 09:07 PM IST
The state of Washington has since moved to repeal tax breaks that benefited Boeing, while Airbus has announced it will increase loan repayments for the A350 plane to France and Spain in bids to settle the matter.
- Jun 18, 2020 05:10 PM IST
The Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) is the investigation arm of the ministry which deals with anti-dumping duty, safeguard duty, and countervailing duty.
- May 05, 2020 07:15 PM IST
The report has argued that the experiences and lessons emerging from the COVID-19 crisis could be a further incentive for global cooperation in the area of e-commerce, which could help to facilitate cross-border movement of goods and services, narrow the digital divide, and level the playing field for small businesses.
- May 05, 2020 03:40 PM IST
In a notification, the ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) has said there is a "positive" evidence of likelihood of dumping of Sodium Citrate and injury to the domestic industry if the existing anti-dumping duty is removed.
- Apr 07, 2020 11:04 PM IST
According to a communication of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), India considers this measure of the US to be a safeguard measure within a provision of General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994, and the Agreement on Safeguards.
- Mar 25, 2020 10:15 PM IST
Saudi Arabia, which currently holds the G20 presidency, last week called for the "virtual summit" following criticism that the powerful group of major economies had been slow to address the global crisis.
- Feb 17, 2020 09:15 PM IST
This does not augur well for India's exports, which have recorded negative growth from August till January.
- Dec 12, 2019 09:05 PM IST
The WTO's appellate panel, which is a seven-member body, was left with three members about three days ago, due to lack of fresh appointments.
- Nov 18, 2019 07:02 PM IST
The Goods Trade Barometer provides real time information on the trajectory of world merchandise trade volumes relative to recent trends.
- Oct 31, 2019 10:29 PM IST
'India will be appealing the decision of the panel regarding the four schemes to the Appellate Body of the WTO,' the official said.
- Jul 15, 2019 04:58 PM IST
The export subsidies are designed to increase shipments from the world's second-biggest sugar producer and reduce their brimming inventories.
- Jul 12, 2019 06:05 PM IST
The disputes include measures concerning importation of certain agricultural products with the US and certain measures on imports of iron and steel products with Japan.
- May 16, 2019 08:30 PM IST
The United States and the EU have each threatened to impose billions of dollars of tit-for-tat tariffs on planes, tractors and food in the nearly 15-year trans-Atlantic dispute at the World Trade Organization over subsidies to Airbus and Boeing.
- Apr 02, 2019 05:14 PM IST
The WTO had in its preliminary estimates predicted a 3.7 per cent expansion of trade for this year, but has revised that down to 2.6 per cent, marking a decline on the three-percent growth recorded in 2018.
- Feb 27, 2019 09:26 PM IST
Brazil argues that Indian subsidies have caused significant impacts on the world sugar market.
- Jul 06, 2018 01:53 PM IST
The 13 percent hike in paddy's subsidy may bring back India's subsidy issue, but a commerce ministry official believes that India may still be in the safe zone.
- Jun 28, 2018 10:31 PM IST
In May, India has already dragged the US to the World Trade Organisations dispute settlement mechanism over the imposition of these import duties.
- Jun 22, 2018 03:25 PM IST
We want to make sure that India remains a friend of all countries of the world whether it is South East Asia, whether it is the Far East including our good friend Japan, whether it is in the Middle East, whether it is Africa or Latin America, in each of these segments.
- Jun 13, 2018 09:59 PM IST
Roberto Azevedo said that Trans-Atlantic and other trade wars would have "a long-term impact on the global economy".
- Mar 18, 2018 03:40 PM IST
Representatives from 50 countries will be gathering in New Delhi on 19-20 March for an informal World Trade Organization (WTO) ministerial meeting.
- Feb 25, 2018 06:08 PM IST
Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu said the WTO was created on certain solid principles including democracy and transparency and even the smallest country has a say in the 164-member organisation.
- Aug 03, 2017 07:50 AM IST
The WTO's director-general did not implicate any countries by name behind such policies, even though he was asked about the effects US President Donald Trump's "America First" stance could have on the global trading system.
- Aug 01, 2017 07:30 AM IST
By formally "requesting consultations" with the three countries, the first step in a trade dispute, Qatar triggered a 60 day deadline for them to settle the complaint or face litigation at the WTO and potential retaliatory trade sanctions.