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Alter-globalisation stands for alternative globalisation. It is a social movement that seeks to retain and preserve the positive aspects of globalisation while simultaneously doing away with the negative effects of globalisation. Simply put, it aims to make popular a better and alternative version to globalisation. The movement is not anti-globalisation, but just lobbies and works ..
After 18 years of negotiations Russia has finally become a formal member of the World Trade Organisation(WTO). Russia is ready to cut import tariffs on goods, including food and cars and to ease controls on foreign companies entering its financial and telecom sectors. Russia joins as the 156th member of the WTO.
The US-China trade pettifoggeries might now be an eternal issue at the WTO as US announced that it would be “challenging China’s imposition of antidumping and countervailing duties on more than $3 billion in exports of American-produced automobiles”. The U.S. had called for dispute settlement consultations with China at the WTO in an effort to ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2012
Topics: Anti-Dumping case about washing machines • Countervailing duties • Customs duties • Dumping • Economy • International Relations • International Trade • Stewart and Stewart • World government • World Trade Organization
CBI targets Facebook to take help from netizens The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has joined social networking site Facebook, popularly known as FB to get help from netizens in cracking cases. CBI’s Bhopal unit became the first unit to go online on Facebook. The agency has plans that all the wings based across the ..
Topics: Central Bureau of Investigation • Geography of India • Geography of Meghalaya • Khasi language • Meghalaya • National Aluminium Company • Northeast India • Shillong • States and union territories of India • Tourism in North East India • World government • World Trade Organization