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14 January, 2019 5:34 PM "Good To Have Ties With India, China, Russia And Japan": Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Monday said it's good to have relationship with countries like Russia, China, Japan and India as he expressed hope to reach a trade deal with Beijing. Trump, addressing reporters at the White House before leaving for Louisiana for a farmers event, said the US is doing very well with China, which is having a hard time with its economy 176

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 222

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 152

10 January, 2019 10:56 AM Jio Effect: BSNL Launches Rs. 1,312 Recharge With 5GB Data, Unlimited Voice Calls for 365 Days

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched Rs. 1,312 recharge to offer its prepaid subscribers with a year-long validity along with unlimited voice calls and 5GB data benefits. The new recharge option is currently available in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana circles. It also includes 1,000 SMS messages for the entire 365-day validity. The Rs. 1,312 BSNL recharge 139

8 January, 2019 8:24 AM Donald Trump discusses Syria, economic issues with foreign leaders

President Donald Trump discussed the US strategy in Syria and the defeat of the ISIS with French President Emmanuel Macron, the White House said, amid global concern over America's early exit from the war-torn country. Trump's surprise announcement in December that appeared to signal a rapid withdrawal of the American forces from war-torn Syria, where 162

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 242

28 December, 2018 9:02 AM Government In Talks With US Over Steel Tariff Exemption

The government will also seek relief from Canada over quotas and tariffs next month, Binoy Kumar, secretary in the steel ministry, told reporters. Secretary in the Ministry of Steel Binoy Kumar said on Friday that the government is in talks with the United States over exemptions on steel tariffs. The government will also seek relief from Canada over quotas 189

22 December, 2018 3:38 AM White House unveils goals for Japan trade talks

The United States is aiming to secure duty-free market access for American industrial products and reduce or eliminate tariffs for US agricultural goods. The White House on December 21 laid out objectives for trade talks with Japan, setting the clock for them to begin as early as January 20, as the administration seeks to slash the United States' $69 billion 228

14 December, 2018 5:14 PM Big China-US trade deal could happen rather soon: Donald Trump

President Donald Trump on December 14 said a major US-China trade deal could emerge in the near future, saying that China's position has been weakened by the economic impact of the tariffs war. "China wants to make a big and very comprehensive deal. It could happen, and rather soon!" he tweeted. Trump said that China's decision to back off from new tariffs 89

12 December, 2018 7:47 AM Hero Future Energies looks to raise $200 million from PEs for 25% stake

The company is eyeing a valuation of $800 million, once the money is raised against 25% equity. Hero Future Energies, the renewable energy firm of the Pawan Munjal-led Hero group, is looking to raise $200 million in fresh funding from private equity investors, according to a market source. The company, founded only six years ago, is eyeing a valuation 110