Tag: Tariffs

bharti airtel: Airtel, Vodafone Idea file segmented offer details to telecom regulator Trai

Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea (Vi) have both complied with the telecom regulator’s recent directive and filed details of all their segmented offers made between...

Joe Biden’s trade policy will take aim at China, embrace allies

WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden has pledged to work more closely with U.S. allies in confronting China on trade, and is seen as unlikely to roll...

No exclusivity clause dampens railway route privatisation: Report

MUMBAI: Railway route privatisation is not as rosy it looks as there is no bar on competition on one hand and demand risks outweigh the...

View: Interest groups are raring to hijack the atmanirbharta debate. Real economists must speak up

Career economists, the garden variety kind, and those who position themselves as one, are in various camps as the ‘atmanirbhar’ story plays out. To many,...

imported products: India plans extra tariffs, trade barriers on 300 imported products: Sources

NEW DELHI: India plans to impose higher trade barriers and raise import duties on around 300 products from China and elsewhere, two government officials said,...

Explainer: How ending Hong Kong’s ‘special status’ could affect U.S. companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New Chinese national security restrictions imposed on Hong Kong could draw a U.S. revocation of the former British colony’s “special status” under...

China asks United States to stop ‘unreasonable suppression’ of Huawei

FILE PHOTO: A Huawei company logo is pictured at the Shenzhen International Airport in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo BEIJING/HONG...

Trump says doesn’t want to talk to Xi, could even cut China ties

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the coronavirus outbreak, saying he has no interest...

Washington in talks with chipmakers about building U.S. factories

(Reuters) – The Trump administration is in talks with semiconductor companies about building chip factories in the United States, representatives from two chipmakers said on...

U.S. coronavirus tariff exemptions sought for robots, drones, elevators

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Major U.S. firms and trade groups want the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office to waive tariffs on a wide range of Chinese-made products...

Trump threatens new tariffs on China in retaliation for coronavirus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic...

Trump threatens new tariffs on China as U.S. mulls retaliatory action over virus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic...

Hobbled by coronavirus, China’s first-quarter GDP shrinks for first time on record

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s economy contracted for the first time on record in the first quarter as the coronavirus shut down factories and shopping malls...

EU puts anti-dumping duties on stainless steel from China, Indonesia and Taiwan

(Reuters) – The European Commission has imposed provisional anti-dumping duties on some stainless steel products from China, Indonesia and Taiwan, according to the official EU...

IMF chief says pandemic will unleash worst recession since Great Depression

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The pandemic sweeping the world will turn global economic growth “sharply negative” in 2020, triggering the worst fallout since the 1930s Great...

Trump threatens tariffs on oil imports to ‘protect’ U.S. energy workers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would impose tariffs on crude imports if he has to “protect” U.S. energy workers...