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15 August, 2017 4:36 PM Irish exports to Britain surge despite Brexit

Exports to Britain were almost €900 million higher in the first six months of the year than at the same point in 2016 despite the impact of Brexit on the cost of Irish goods. The value of Irish goods exports rose by 14 per cent to €7.2 billion in the six months to the end of June. The comparative figure in the opening six months of 2016 was €6.3 billion 23

11 August, 2017 8:05 PM Exports will get 5 per cent of global pie with special efforts: Economic Survey

NEW DELHI: Rationalising tariffs, phasing out some export promotion schemes and having “useful” free trade agreements with some major countries will help India gain a “respectable share” in world exports, the second volume of the Economic Survey released on Friday said. India's rising trade deficit and protectionist tendencies on the global front are areas 28

2 August, 2017 9:13 AM RBI cuts Repo Rate by 25 bps: Full text of third bi-monthly monetary policy, 2017-18

1. Reduce the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points from 6.25 per cent to 6.0 per cent with immediate effect. Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF stands adjusted to 5.75 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate to 6.25 per cent. The decision of the MPC is consistent 32

1 August, 2017 6:19 AM Parliament live updates: Lok Sabha discusses demand for grants

MPs from the Rajya Sabha stall Question Hour on issues of LPG price hike and subsidy, SC notification on NOTA The issue of absence of several BJP members in the Rajya Sabha may figure in its Parliamentary party meeting today, sources said. BJP MP Nishikant Dubey: I want to speak about Demand for Grants, but I need to counter Mr. Venugopal's points 53

28 July, 2017 2:17 PM Ireland says no proposal for post-Brexit sea border with Britain

Northern Irish Protestant politicians who are propping up British Prime Minister Theresa May`s minority government reacted with fury on Friday to a report that Ireland wants the Irish Sea to be its border with Britain after Brexit. Dublin: There is no proposal suggesting the border between Ireland and Britain be moved to the Irish Sea after Britain leaves 69

28 July, 2017 11:09 AM UK wants to avoid cliff edge Brexit but will leave single market, Hammond says

Philip Hammond said it was in the interests of the EU and Britain to have a transition that allows the economies to adjust. London: Britain wants to a avoid a cliff edge Brexit that would sow chaos for business but leaving the European Union means leaving the single market and the customs union, finance minister Philip Hammond told the BBC. Hammond refused 48

26 June, 2017 1:15 PM Mays Tories strikes 1 bn pound power deal with N Irelands

London, Jun 26 (PTI) British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative party today struck a power deal with Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party for her minority government by agreeing to provide an extra one billion pound for the development of the province, ending the two week-long political uncertainty. The two parties had been locked in talks 16

26 June, 2017 1:15 PM May’s Tories strikes 1 bn pound power deal with N Ireland’s DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative party today struck a power deal with Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) by agreeing to provide a 1.0 billion pound fund for the development of Northern Ireland in return for the support of the province’s biggest party. The two parties had been locked in talks since the June 8 general election threw up a hung Parliament 43

26 June, 2017 11:09 AM UK PM Theresa May secures majority by striking deal with DUP

“Today we have reached an agreement with the Conservative Party on support for government in parliament,” DUP leader Arlene Foster said in Downing Street. Ms. May struck a deal with the DUP on Monday to back her administration after she failed to secure an outright victory in the June 8 snap election. The Conservatives have 317 seats in the 650-seat 57

25 June, 2017 4:58 AM United Kingdom to maintain duty-free access for developing countries after Brexit

London: Britain said it will maintain duty-free access to its markets once it has left the European Union for goods from nearly 50 developing countries including Bangladesh, Sierra Leone and Haiti. The government said around 48 countries would continue to benefit from tariff-free exports on all goods other than arms and ammunition to the UK and that once it had left the EU in 2019 it would 79