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Commerce ministry recommends continuation of anti-dumping duty on chemical from EU, US

Commerce ministry recommends continuation of anti-dumping duty on chemical from EU, US

The move is aimed at guarding domestic manufacturers of 'Methylene Chloride' from cheap imports from the European Union (EU) and the US.

Nov 27, 2018, 10:51 AM IST
European Union leaders approve Brexit divorce pact with UK

European Union leaders approve Brexit divorce pact with UK

The leaders of the remaining 27 countries of the European Union (EU) signed off on the controversial Brexit withdrawal agreement.

Nov 25, 2018, 17:32 PM IST
Pollution a global challenge, will work with India to find solution: EU Ambassador

Pollution a global challenge, will work with India to find solution: EU Ambassador

With the air quality of national capital deteriorating, the European Union's Ambassador to India Tomasz Kozlowski on Wednesday said that pollution is a global problem. 

Nov 21, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
Google News may shut down in EU over 'link tax'

Google News may shut down in EU over 'link tax'

To put the rule changes into effect, individual member countries would have to draft local laws.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:30 PM IST
Don't sell out the United Kingdom: Northern Irish kingmakers warn British PM Theresa May

Don't sell out the United Kingdom: Northern Irish kingmakers warn British PM Theresa May

The Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May`s government warned her on Friday that her negotiation had raised alarm bells and that it could not support a Brexit deal that divided up the United Kingdom.

Nov 09, 2018, 13:42 PM IST
No deal yet after flurry of Brexit diplomacy in Brussels: Officials

No deal yet after flurry of Brexit diplomacy in Brussels: Officials

Britain`s Brexit minister Dominic Raab met EU negotiator Michel Barnier and the ambassadors of the 27 other member states were separately summoned to a meeting.

Oct 14, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
British PM Theresa May challenges EU as Brexit talks hit 'impasse', sterling tumbles

British PM Theresa May challenges EU as Brexit talks hit 'impasse', sterling tumbles

At a summit in Austria on Thursday, EU leaders rejected May`s "Chequers" plan, saying she needed to give ground on trade and customs arrangements for the UK border with Ireland.

Sep 21, 2018, 21:52 PM IST
Google hit with record $5 billion EU antitrust fine

Google hit with record $5 billion EU antitrust fine

The EU antitrust enforcer has charged Google with using its dominant Android to marginalise rivals following a three-year-long investigation.

Jul 18, 2018, 14:37 PM IST
Donald Trump told me to sue European Union: Theresa May

Donald Trump told me to sue European Union: Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday said that US President Donald Trump asked her to sue the European Union (EU) rather than negotiate over Brexit.

Jul 15, 2018, 15:32 PM IST
Trump criticises Harley-Davidson for moving some production overseas

Trump criticises Harley-Davidson for moving some production overseas

Trump said he was surprised by such a decision by the Wisconsin-based motorcycle manufacturer, saying it amounted to raising the "white flag".

Jun 26, 2018, 16:48 PM IST
Harley-Davidson to move some production out of US to avoid EU tariffs

Harley-Davidson to move some production out of US to avoid EU tariffs

Harley shares have lost about 6 percent since early March when the trade skirmish between the United States and the EU started, and are down over 15 percent since end-December 2017.

Jun 26, 2018, 12:55 PM IST
Twitter to revive accounts suspended by age restriction

Twitter to revive accounts suspended by age restriction

In a series of tweets, the micro-blogging platform said on Wednesday that it did not expect the lockdown to happen as some users who opened their accounts when they were 13 are now old enough to use the platform.

Jun 13, 2018, 11:06 AM IST
European Union hails 'crucial and necessary' Trump-Kim talks

European Union hails 'crucial and necessary' Trump-Kim talks

Tensions between the EU and US are running high over a series of disagreements on major international issues.

Jun 12, 2018, 22:25 PM IST
Putin says lifting sanctions on Moscow will benefit all

Putin says lifting sanctions on Moscow will benefit all

  Russian President Vladimir Putin says Western sanctions against Russia haven't worked and both Moscow and the West would benefit from lifting them.

Jun 06, 2018, 09:36 AM IST
Ban plastic bags? UN seeks to cut pollution as recycling falls short

Ban plastic bags? UN seeks to cut pollution as recycling falls short

Thirty percent of countries found sharp drops in plastic bag consumption in the first year after imposing restrictions, while 20 percent saw little or no change.

Jun 05, 2018, 10:46 AM IST
Trump warns countries of reciprocal tariff

Trump warns countries of reciprocal tariff

Asserting that he likes free trade, but wants fair trade, US President Donald Trump warned that he could impose reciprocal tariff on other countries.

Jun 02, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
UK ''deeply disappointed'' at US steel tariffs: PM

UK ''deeply disappointed'' at US steel tariffs: PM

British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she was "deeply disappointed" at the unjustified decision by the US to apply tariffs to European Union (EU) steel and aluminium imports.

Jun 02, 2018, 09:07 AM IST
IMF urges countries to work constructively together to reduce trade barriers

IMF urges countries to work constructively together to reduce trade barriers

Describing the United States' decision to impose metal tariffs on the European Union, Canada and Mexico as unfortunate, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged countries to work constructively together to reduce barriers.

Jun 01, 2018, 08:37 AM IST
Twitter users who joined before age 13 facing ban: Report

Twitter users who joined before age 13 facing ban: Report

The European Union`s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) stipulates that the age of consent for using online services should not be lower than 13.

May 31, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
How EU data privacy law will apply to Indian firms

How EU data privacy law will apply to Indian firms

Non-compliance of GDPR rules can cost companies a fortune -- 20 million Euros or four per cent of annual turnover.

May 28, 2018, 11:52 AM IST

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