World Bank says trade protectionism starts to level off

Barriers to imports in major economies are starting to recede after a rash of protectionism during the global financial crisis, World Bank figures showed on Thursday.

China says US solar probe reflects protectionism

China criticized a US decision to investigate whether Chinese companies are harming the American solar panel industry.

World must step up efforts to counter protectionism: Germany

Sharing concerns of India and
other developing countries, Germany on Tuesday opposed increasing
protectionist measures taken by some countries in response to
global financial crisis.

India warns against protectionism under a green label

Amid growing pressure from developed nations to accept carbon curbing targets, PM pushed for "an ambitious, substantive and equitable outcome" at the UN summit.

Asia-Pacific leaders warn of mounting protectionism

Singling out the United States for trends "going in the opposite sense of free trade" Mexican President Felipe Calderon said on Saturday trade protectionism is a major threat to the global economic recovery.

Delay in concluding Doha pact will encourage protectionism: PM

Applauding the global trade
ministers for breaking the logjam over Doha Round of talks,
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said delay in resuming
talks would have encouraged voices of protectionism.

Russia, China, Brazil endorse India`s stand on protectionism

India`s stand that protectionism remains a real threat to the global economy has been endorsed by Russia, China and Brazil.

Need to regulate financial market: Pranab

India has said there is a need to regulate the financial market but opposed any kind of protectionism.

FMs of BRIC say protectionism would retard global recovery

India on Friday said protectionist moves
in the name of regulatory and financial reforms would retard
global economic recovery.

China accuses US of protectionism in tyre case

A Chinese trade official said Wednesday that a US complaint about China`s tyre exports smacks of protectionism and appealed to Washington to avoid taking steps that might harm relations.