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Argentina looks to stem imports of Mexican-made autos


April 3rd, 2012 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, April 3 (IANS/EFE) Argentina is looking to reduce its imports of automobiles manufactured in Mexico in light of that country's refusal to revise the 2002 bilateral automotive trade ... Read more...

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Karnataka hopes to attract $120 bn in investments


March 1st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Despite political turmoil, Karnataka is hopeful of attracting investment of up to $120 billion in sectors like power, auto, IT and aerospace during the second ... Read more...

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BJP to discuss Pakistan terror links with Obama


November 7th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Pakistan-based militants' role in terror activities in India and the "protectionist policies" of the US that harm Indian industry are some of the issues the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Germany to support India’s stand against US protectionism


October 2nd, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Germany will support India's stand against protectionist policies, adopted by the United States in the last few months, at the major international forums, ... Read more...

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US Senate rejects bill to curb outsourcing


September 29th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) The US Senate has rejected a bill that sought to end outsourcing of work to countries like India and create jobs by denying tax cuts to companies that ... Read more...

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Protectionism will kill growth and innovation: Sharma


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Expressing India's concern over the trade restrictive and protectionist policies adopted by the United States in the last few months, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said such move ... Read more...

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G20 needs to coordinate policies against protectionism: Mukherjee (Lead)


September 17th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Amid increasing protectionist policies in the US, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday called for coordinated action by G20 countries to make international trade more open and ... Read more...

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India to raise its concern over protectionism at G-20 meet


September 17th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) India will raise its concern over the increasing protectionist policies in the United States at the upcoming G-20 meeting, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Friday. "G-20 needs ... Read more...

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‘US protectionist policies won’t hurt Indian IT industry’


September 16th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Sep 16(ANI): India's information technology industry has said that it does not expect any immediate impact from protectionist steps being considered in the U.S. against outsourcing information technology services."If you look ... Read more...

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Concern over US protectionism in Asia


January 17th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
By Bill Smith and Peter Janssen Bangkok/Beijing, Jan 17 (DPA) US President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made much last year of the new administration's return to Asia and ... Read more...

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Climate change: India not changing goal posts, PM may go to Copenhagen


November 29th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashPort of Spain, Nov.29 (ANI): India is not changing its goal posts on the issue of climate change and is ready to contribute to the global campaign for emission ... Read more...

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India warns against protectionism under a green label


November 28th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Port-of-Spain, Nov 28 (IANS) Amid growing pressure from developed countries to accept carbon curbing targets, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday pushed for "an ambitious, substantive and equitable outcome" at ... Read more...

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Clinton meets Advani, Sonia Gandhi


July 20th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 20 (ANI): Visiting U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called on Leader of Opposition L.K. Advani at his Prithviraj Road official residence and is currently in a meeting ... Read more...

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Climate remains an issue as G8-G5 agree on UN reforms (Roundup)


July 10th, 2009 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin L'Aquila (Italy), July 9 (IANS) The outreach meeting of the G8, the grouping of the world's most wealthy and industrialized countries, with the world's emerging economies G5, Thursday outlined ... Read more...

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G8-G5 resolve to resist trade protectionism


July 10th, 2009 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin L'Aquila (Italy), July 9 (IANS) Trade protectionist policies of some countries, especially in the times of global economic crisis, have been given a thumbs down by the joint declaration of ... Read more...

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All eyes on Manmohan Singh at G20 summit


April 1st, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the soft-spoken economist who leads the world's loudest and largest democracy, will be much in demand at a gathering ... Read more...

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”Stop Protectionism” will be India’’s line at G-20 Summit


March 18th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor New Delhi, Mar.18 (ANI): ''Stop Protectionism'' will be the India''s advice to the developed world during next month''s G-20 Summit in London. According to sources in the government, India ... Read more...

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Bush warns Obama on protectionism, defends his record


March 18th, 2009 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 18 (IANS) In his first major speech after leaving office two months ago, former US president George Bush Tuesday defended his eight-year record and warned his successor Barack Obama ... Read more...

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UN chief asks US, China, India to lead way on climate change


February 11th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
"We have no time to lose," he said at a news conference Tuesday, noting that crucial climate change negotiations are scheduled for December in Copenhagen to draw up a new agreement to ... Read more...

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