Trade pact

EU, Russia, Ukraine to resume trade pact talks

The EU, Russia and Ukraine will resume talks in Brussels next week on Moscow`s concerns about the European bloc`s free trade pact with Kiev, EU officials said Tuesday.

Apr 14, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

India-EU FTA talks unlikely to move forward sans data security

India is asking for data secure nation status from the European Union (EU). The tag is crucial as it will have a bearing on Indian IT companies wanting market access in the 28-nation bloc.

Mar 22, 2015, 12:06 PM IST

EU signs trade pact with Ukraine, threatens sanctions on Russia

The European Union signed an historic free-trade pact with Ukraine on Friday and warned it could impose more sanctions on Moscow unless pro-Russian rebels act to wind down the crisis in the east of the country by Monday.

Jun 27, 2014, 22:06 PM IST

US not `bullying` Malaysia over trade pact: Obama

President Barack Obama today denied that America was `bullying` Malaysia in the ongoing negotiations for a US-led free trade initiative involving 12 Pacific rim economies.

Apr 27, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

Ukraine bailout an act of `brotherly love`, not connected to EU talks: Putin

After averting a major economic crisis in Ukraine by granting a $15bn bailout, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday defended the assistance saying it was done for the sake of a “brotherly” nation and ruled out any connection with European Union talks.

Dec 19, 2013, 15:32 PM IST

Ukraine holds key to Putin`s dream of a new union

Ukraine`s refusal to sign a trade pact drawing it into Europe`s orbit marked a victory for Vladimir Putin.

Nov 29, 2013, 18:44 PM IST

Asian countries decide to create trade pact for Asia-Pacific

Business leaders of Asian nations on Wednesday decided to promote new free trade agreements and strengthen the existing pacts to use them as building blocks for creating a Free Trade Area of the Asia Pacific (FTAAP).

Jul 31, 2013, 23:14 PM IST

Free trade pact between US and Europe possible: Biden

Vice President Joe Biden has offered the US government`s support to create a transatlantic free trade zone.

Feb 03, 2013, 11:07 AM IST

Pak-Afghan transit trade pact held back due to differences

The implementation of the
Pakistan-Afghanistan transit trade agreement has been
postponed indefinitely after differences emerged on the
interpretation of key clauses of the pact on the day it was
meant to become operational.

Feb 13, 2011, 20:51 PM IST

India, Nepal discuss extradition treaty, trade pact

Seeking a stable, peaceful and
developed Nepal, India on Thursday assured Nepalese leaders of its
support to their Constitution-drafting process as the two
sides discussed issues like signing of an extradition treaty.

Jan 20, 2011, 21:21 PM IST

Pak-Afghan ink new transit trade pact

Pakistan and Afghanistan have
inked a new transit trade agreement that will provide Afghan
goods access to India through the Wagah land border route and
Karachi and Qasim ports.

Oct 30, 2010, 16:59 PM IST

Pak-Afghan ink new transit trade pact

The pact will give Afghan goods access to India through Wagah and two ports.

Oct 30, 2010, 00:22 AM IST

Left to launch campaign against ASEAN trade pact: Karat

Accusing UPA govt of pursuing a "neo-liberal" agenda, CPI-M General Secretary Prakash Karat said the Left would launch a campaign against India`s free trade agreement with ASEAN.

Aug 19, 2009, 16:14 PM IST

Global trade revival key to recovery: WTO chief

A swift conclusion to a new world trade pact could serve as a powerful stimulus for recovery from the global financial crisis, WTO chief Pascal Lamy said in an interview Tuesday.

Aug 04, 2009, 13:49 PM IST