Telecom industry under tremendous stress; tariffs need to go up: Sunil Mittal

The industry needs to be healthy for embarking on 5G services, and delivering on India's digital dream, Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Mittal said.

published on : 1st July 2021

Power dearer by 3.8% in Karnataka, average hike of 30 paise/unit

The delay in announcement is because of the election code of conduct and the pandemic. 

published on : 10th June 2021

Biden vows no quick rollback of Trump's China tariffs

Biden meanwhile has been a strident critic of China's human rights record and analysts have predicted his administration will maintain a hawkish posture towards Beijing. 

published on : 2nd December 2020

World economy is set to feel the delayed trade war pain in 2019

The critical question is whether US and China can strike a deal by the March 1 deadline because if they succeed, a cloud will be lifted off the world economy.

published on : 26th December 2018

Despite Modi government's steps to stem fall, rupee again breaches 72-mark

The dollar rose against a basket of major currencies overseas, with investors cautiously awaiting news on the implementation of US tariffs on an additional USD 200 billion of Chinese imports.

published on : 17th September 2018

Asian markets sink on fears of fresh US tariffs on China

The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal said US President Trump had decided to impose 10 percent levies on USD 200 billion of Chinese imports and could make an announcement in the coming days.

published on : 17th September 2018

Trump's USD 200 billion tariff bomb to go off today, say media reports

The fresh tariffs are aimed at putting pressure on Beijing ahead of tough negotiations on its demand for technology transfer from US companies.

published on : 17th September 2018

Chinese companies flee overseas to avoid US tariffs

Chinese factories making everything from bikes to tyres, plastics and textiles are moving assembly lines abroad to skirt higher customs taxes on their exports to the United States and elsewhere.

published on : 11th September 2018

Donald Trump's China tariffs will hit our products hard: Apple

The company's US-made hardware products have taken it to become a USD 1 trillion company but those products are built in China which, in turn, creates thousands of jobs.

published on : 8th September 2018

Business economists say Trump tariffs will harm US: Survey

NABE Vice President Kevin Swift said more than 90 percent of the 251 economists surveyed said the tariffs and threats of tariffs had "unfavorable consequential impacts."

published on : 20th August 2018

China blasts US solar tariffs, takes World Trade Organization action

China's commerce ministry accused Washington of erecting trade barriers while subsidising its domestic industry.

published on : 15th August 2018

China says tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' US-China trade

The trade war between the US and China doesn't seem to cool down. The US has planned to place tariffs on additional products worth $200 billion. 

published on : 11th July 2018

Russia raises tariffs on some US goods, says Russian economy ministry 

Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin said recent US trade restrictions have cost Moscow USD 537.6 million.

published on : 6th July 2018

Trump confirms that tariffs against China will take effect

The Trump administration has argued that China has deployed predatory tactics in a push to overtake U.S. technological dominance.

published on : 6th July 2018

Justin Trudeau, Donald Trump discuss Canadian tariffs over phone call

On Friday, the Canadian government announced retaliatory tariffs on US imports, including steel, aluminium and certain consumer goods worth 16.6 billion Canadian dollars.

published on : 1st July 2018
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