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India seeks "visible outcomes" on food subsidies before backing WTO protocol

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 13:34

India will find it difficult to support a protocol on global trade without "an assurance and visible outcomes" that a permanent solution was being negotiated over its concerns about public food stockholding.

India blocks WTO deal on customs rules as deadline nears

India blocks WTO deal on customs rules as deadline nears

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 10:41

India blocked an agreement on new global customs rules on Thursday, angering fellow members of the World Trade Organization who say Delhi`s veto could be costly, economically and politically.

WTO meeting: General Council to discuss India's stand on TFA

WTO meeting: General Council to discuss India's stand on TFA

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 09:57

India has decided to stick to its tough stand on WTO's trade facilitation agreement and the matter was discussed on Thursday in the Union Cabinet.

'Conflicting signals coming on India's stand on WTO Agreement'

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:01

Stating there were conflicting signals coming from India on the ratification of the World Trade Organisation trade facilitation agreement, a senior trade expert said any blocking of the global trade deal would undermine the confidence of the international trade community in the new Modi Government.

Cabinet to take call on India's stand on WTO pact today

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:45

The Cabinet meeting comes close to the July 31 deadline for ratification on protocol of trade facilitation agreement (TFA).

India sticks to tough stand; PM, FM, Nirmala discuss WTO pact

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 23:58

India is unlikely to yield to pressure of developed nations on pushing the WTO's Bali agreement without addressing New Delhi's concern on food security issues at the Geneva meeting on Thursday.

Cabinet to take call on India's stand on WTO Bali pact

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 22:23

Amid sharpening differences between India and developed world on WTO issues, Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will finalise this week New Delhi's stand on Bali agreements including ratification of the trade facilitation pact.

WTO: Bali pact may run into rough weather, India toughens stand

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 22:44

The WTO's Bali agreement may run into rough weather with the developed world dithering on their commitments to push forward India's food security and other issues concerning poor nations, officials said.

Time has come for WTO to position itself to conclude Doha: US

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 21:29

Stating that decade-old Doha agenda remain a challenge and "new tests" are on the horizon, a top American trade official Wednesday told US lawmakers that the time has come for the WTO to position itself to conclude Doha round of negotiations and take up fresh areas of trade.

WTO panel faults US duties on Indian steel

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 22:17

The United States broke global trade rules by slapping import duties on Indian steel products, a WTO panel ruled on Monday, calling on Washington to fall into line.

WTO: India says no to TFA without solving food security issue

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 23:24

Deeply concerned over slow progress in finding a permanent solution to the food security issue, India in a stern message to WTO members said it would not be possible to agree on trade facilitation pact which is dear to the developed world.

India hits US and China with solar imports anti-dumping duties

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 20:03

India will impose anti-dumping duties on solar panels imported from the United States, China, Taiwan and Malaysia to protect domestic solar manufacturers, according to a government statement.