Chinese city turns into ghost town after Samsung shifts operation to India, Vietnam
Huizhou city has turned a "ghost town" after Samsung closed its last smartphone factory in China.
Mobile companies seek review of duty on parts as imports from Vietnam soar
India has imported mobile phone components worth more than $1 bill...
Vietnam's richest man Pham Nhat Vuong bets $2 billion to sell cars to Americans
The billionaire behind six-month-old Vietnamese auto startup ...
While trade war between US & China escalated, couldn't have waited to slash corporate tax: Nirmala Sitharaman
FM Sitharaman had in September announced corporate tax rate cut from an effective 35% (including surcharges and cesses) to an effective 25.17% while the rate for new manufacturing companies reduced to 15% from 25%.
Textile exports up 6.3% post-GST
Besides, Bangladesh and Vietnam have the benefit of scale in apparel manufacturing and a large and productive labour force. In a separate reply to a question on decline in export of cotton yarn, she said: “There is no information regarding closure of spinning units due to decline in exports of cotton yarn”.
India ranks 5th in Global Climate Risk Index
India is the fifth most vulnerable country to climate change, according to a report released by Environment think tank, Germanwatch. In the Climate Risk Index 2020, India’s rank has worsened from the 14th spot in 2017 to 5th in 2018 in the global vulnerability ladder.
India's PSUs should bid for international projects as consortium: Report
The CII report, titled 'Can the Indian PSEs enhance their Geo-strategic reach', presents a roadmap to expand exports and geo-strategic reach of public sector enterprises (PSEs) by 2022.
Anti-Chinese sentiments rise in Beijing’s closest partner in South East Asia
China’s large-scale investment in Cambodia has won strong support from the Hun Sen government. However, the influx of Chinese people and money has affected the lives of local people and caused dissatisfaction.
PM Modi holds talks with PMs of Australia, Vietnam; focuses on maritime cooperation
PM Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Vietnam's premier Nguyen Xuan Phuc and several other world leaders are in Bangkok to attend meetings related to the ASEAN summit, the East Asia summit and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) summit. Modi also conveyed best wishes to Phuc on Vietnam assuming the chair of ASEAN for next year.
Rare deer-like species photographed for first time in wild
Images of the silver-backed chevrotain, commonly called the Vietnamese mouse deer, were captured in the wild by trap cameras, Global Wildlife Conservation said. It said the rabbit-sized animal is not a deer or a mouse, despite its nickname, but is the world's smallest hoofed mammal.
South China Sea: Chinese violation of territorial sovereignty rising concern in ASEAN
Chinese violation of territorial sovereignty in South China Sea is rising concern in ASEAN countries. South China Sea (SCS) situation in the...
Why the bottom-up approach to eradicating poverty might not work
Big picture reforms will eradicate poverty, not small tweaks to programmes that botique RCTs provide.
Tata Steel subsidiary to sell entire stake in Southeast Asian firm
The deal size was Singapore $ 7 million, roughly Rs 36 crore, for 56.5% held by NSH in NSV. The latter had a turnover of Rs 453 crore in FY19 and its net worth as on March 31, 2019, was Rs 65 crore, according to the notification. NSH is a wholly-owned subsidiary of TS Global Holdings Pte Ltd (TSGH).
PM Modi proposes Indo-Pacific Oceans Initiative
The PM proposed an “Indo-Pacific Oceans Initiative” for safe,secure and stable maritime domain. The Focus areas include creating partnerships among interested states in Enhancing maritime security; Sustainably using marine resources; Disaster prevention & management.
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