Trade wars to impact flow of capital, goods and services: Sitharaman
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said because of increased geopolitical uncertainties and high accumulated debt levels, the trade war will ultimately impact the flow of capital, goods, and services.
FIEO delegation to explore business opportunities in Africa
Trade between Africa and India has increased more than eight-fold from $7.2 billi...
India's aim of being a $5 trillion economy 'challenging' but 'realisable': Nirmala Sitharaman
Delivering a lecture at Columbia University, Si...
Brexit deal taking too long, tariffs are ‘new normal’, says N Chandrasekaran
Protectionism is here to stay and tariffs will be the buzzword in the new business zeitgeist, says the chief of the Indian giant that owns JLR. Although the marquee car brand reels under Brexit uncertainty, there is no plan to sell it, he adds.
Rupee may continue to remain weak on volatility in global markets
Outflow of foreign funds has also hampered the movement of rupee.
Business economists foresee slowdown in US growth
For 2020, the forecasters expect GDP growth to fall to 1.8%.
India has no extraterritorial ambition, will fulfil regional and global security obligations: Bipin Rawat
Rawat also said instability in energy-rich West Asia has the potential to significantly increase global tensions and trigger unrest and that the tension between the US and Iran was "worrisome".
Backlash could cost Xi Jinping's belt and road $800 billion, report says
The most pessimistic scenario is investment might only reach around $560 billion, as per a report.
View: Donald Trump’s trade wars may turn out to be political suicide
Donald Trump is the overwhelming reason for the global economic downtrend.
Continued protectionism, unilateral measures may lead to “serious” world recession: Piyush Goyal
Piyush Goyal said instead of going for a piecemeal reform, the members should take on board issues of all countries of the WTO.
China asks New Delhi to joint fight against unilateralism, protectionism amid trade war with US
Trump kicked off a trade war last year by slapping 25% duties on more than $250 bn of Chinese imports.
Xi, Modi may discuss US' trade protectionism in Bishkek: China
The meeting assumes significance as this is the first meeting between the two leaders after Modi-led BJP's massive victory in the recent elections in India.
Wipro flags protectionism, threat of global trade war as risk factors to business
Wipro derives about 55 per cent of its IT services revenue from the Americas (including the US) and 25 per cent from Europe.
PM Modi puts forward five-point approach to tackle challenges like unilateralism, protectionism
Modi said that there was an immediate need to strengthen the WTO, fighting protectionism, ensuring energy security and work together to fight terrorism.
India, China to discuss Afghan situation, trade protectionism
Sushma Swaraj is expected to meet her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Kyrgyzstan at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) foreign ministers meet on May 20-21.
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