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16 January, 2019 3:45 AM India’s non-oil trade deficit is the lowest since April

It is likely that the protectionist measures taken by the government have led to compression of non-oil imports India’s merchandise trade deficit narrowed to a 10-month low in December 2018. One reason, of course, is the lower price of crude oil. But not all the improvement in the deficit is due to crude oil prices. The deficit in the non-oil, non-gold 206

15 January, 2019 2:00 PM Exports up 0.34% in Dec 2018; trade deficit narrows

The trade deficit stood at USD 14.2 billion in December 2017. New Delhi: The country's exports grew marginally by 0.34 percent to USD 27.93 billion in December 2018 on account of negative growth in sectors such as engineering and gems & jewellery, according to a commerce ministry data. Imports, however, dipped by 2.44 percent to USD 41 billion during 189

15 January, 2019 1:03 PM Trade Deficit Narrows To 10-Month Low As Gold Imports Fall

Trade deficit narrowed to $13.08 billion in December, the lowest in 10 months, due to a fall in gold imports, the trade ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. In November, the trade deficit was $16.67 billion. In December, merchandise exports rose 0.34 per cent from a year earlier to $27.93 billion, while imports fell 2.44 per cent to $41.01 billion 165

15 January, 2019 7:59 AM Veg oil imports up 11% in December; shipment of refined palm oil from Malaysia may rise on duty cut: SEA

Vegetable oil imports rose by 11 percent last month to over 12 lakh tonne, edible oil industry body SEA said on January 15 and predicted that a rise in inward shipments of refined palm oil on customs duty cut that could affect domestic farmers and refiners. "Import of vegetable oils (comprising edible and non-edible oils) during December 2018 is reported 182

14 January, 2019 4:28 AM China's global trade surplus fell in 2018: Customs

China's global trade volume rose last year but its surplus fell again as its imports outpaced its exports, official data released Monday showed amid a bruising trade war with the United States. Total trade reached $ 4.62 trillion, a 12.6 percent rise from 2017, according to customs data. But the trade surplus for the world's second largest economy fell 16.2 percent 205

12 January, 2019 7:13 AM Global solar sector sees corporate funding, M&A activity worth $9.7 billion in 2018

The global solar sector witnessed a total corporate funding and merger and acquisitions activity worth USD 9.7 billion in 2018, a 24 percent drop compared to the year-ago period, according to a report. Mercom Capital Group said the total M&A and global corporate fundings, including venture capital (VC), debt financing and public market financing stood 145

11 January, 2019 6:10 AM Petrol prices hiked by 19 paise in Delhi; crosses Rs 69 per litre

New Delhi: After witnessing continious reduction in prices, petrol and diesel prices are again on the upward swing. Petrol price in Delhi was hiked by 19 paise to Rs 69.07 on Friday as against Rs 68.88 per litre yesterday. Diesel rates on the other hand were hiked by 28 paise to Rs 62.81 against Rs Rs 62.53 on Thursday, according to the price notification 113

10 January, 2019 5:28 AM Public Enterprises Survey 2017-18: Major highlights of CPSEs performance

Check out the major highlights of the performance of CPSEs. New Delhi: The Public Enterprises Survey 2017-18 on the performance of Central Public Sector Enterprises, was tabled in both the Houses of Parliament last month. The Survey, brought out by the Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises said that there 158

8 January, 2019 1:13 AM Narendra Modi, Donald Trump discuss trade, cooperation in Afghanistan

The US has slapped tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium from India, part of Trump's drive to reduce the US trade deficit and boost American manufacturing jobs. US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed reducing the US trade deficit with India and increasing their cooperation in Afghanistan in a telephone call on Monday 236

7 January, 2019 1:28 PM Imran Khan begging for funds worldwide: CM of Pakistan's Sindh province

"Imran Khan is going from country to country to beg (for financial aid)." Karachi: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has been criticised by the Chief Minister of Sindh province for travelling around the world to "beg" for financial support for the cash-strapped country which is currently battling serious economic crisis. Pakistan is seeking USD 8 billion 505