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US could levy tariffs in response to India's "digital tax"

20 Nov 2020

World
US could levy tariffs in response to India's "digital tax"

A retaliatory action from the United States is expected over the taxes levied on tech companies, like Facebook, in a few countries, a Bloomberg report said on Friday.

'Father of India' Modi can handle Pakistan-based terrorism: Donald Trump

25 Sep 2019

World
'Father of India' Modi can handle Pakistan-based terrorism: Donald Trump

In his fourth meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi this year, and the second one in a span of three days, United States President Donald Trump had nothing but laudatory words for the former.

India, China not developing, but developed nations: Donald Trump

14 Aug 2019

World
India, China not developing, but developed nations: Donald Trump

United States President Donald Trump said India and China were no longer "developing countries" and were taking "advantage" of the tag given by the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Trump wants to terminate trade benefits for India

05 Mar 2019

World
Trump wants to terminate trade benefits for India

On Monday, in a letter to Congress, President of United States Donald Trump wrote he intended to end trade benefits for India.

Trade deficit with India dropped to $22.9bn in 2017: US

05 Apr 2018

World
Trade deficit with India dropped to $22.9bn in 2017: US

The trade deficit between India and the US had dropped by 5.9% ($ 1.4bn) to $22.9bn in 2017 as compared to the previous year, said the National Trade Estimate 2018 released by the US Trade Representative (USTR).

US proposes $50 billion tariffs on 1,300 Chinese products

04 Apr 2018

World
US proposes $50 billion tariffs on 1,300 Chinese products

The United States today announced a proposed list of products imported from China that could be subject to additional tariffs of 25% amounting to $50 billion.

India's medical device pricing policy: Why does the US worry?

06 Oct 2017

India
India's medical device pricing policy: Why does the US worry?

India's recent move to slash prices of medical devices such as knee implants does not seem to have sat well with the US companies.

Amid North Korea crisis, Trump orders trade probe against China

15 Aug 2017

World
Amid North Korea crisis, Trump orders trade probe against China

Amid the North Korea crisis, US President Donald Trump ordered a probe into China's unfair trade practices.