China setting example on climate
China.org.cn, 30 April 2010
China's economic achievements in
renewable energy show that fighting climate change is a win-win
solution for all, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso
said during a visit to Beijing.
Changes in foreign trade policy in the
The Economic Times, 28 April 2010
The foreign trade policy announced last
year could be amended after the directorate general of foreign trade
(DGFT) has completed its review of individual export sectors. More...
DGFT should ensure intended
flexibility to exporters
Business Standard, 26 April 2010
In the year 2005, the commerce minister
announced that ‘different categories of advance licences, i.e.,
advance licence for physical exports, advance licence for
intermediate supplies and advance licences for deemed exports have
been merged into a single category for procedural facilitation and
easier monitoring’. Five years later, confusion still prevails
regarding whether this announcement has been actually implemented or
Agriculture Will Propel Growth in
All Africa.com, 30 April 2010
The Agriculture sector will provide the
anchor for recovering economies in East Africa, reports the Africa
Review ahead of the World Economic Forum on Africa next week. More...
Government launches new foreign
investment policy document
Hindustan Times, 01 April 2010
The government on Wednesday launched a
new policy document consolidating the plethora of rules and norms
governing foreign investment in the country under one comprehensive
World Bank, Poverty, Aid, NGOs, and
Development Paradox in Nepal
Global Politician, 01 April 2010
If we turn over the pages of any
development books related to Nepal and other developing nations of
the region, we are continually confronted by the issues of
"poverty," "poverty traps," "incidence of poverty," "poverty line"
and what not. More...