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2009-03-13 13:31:19

China said it may take retaliatory measures against the United States for a ban on Chinese poultry products passed by the U.S. Senate Thursday. The ban is part of the Omnibus Appropriation Act of 2009, which includes a provision that bars funding for establishing or implementing a rule that allows poultry imports from China. A Chinese deputy representative to the World Trade Organization, Zhang Xiangchen, criticized the measure, calling it a perfect example for (WTO) training classes, the...

2005-08-09 01:39:58

By Surojit Gupta NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is expected to again urge Pakistan to grant it the most favored nation (MFN) status while Islamabad will push for greater market access for its goods in bilateral trade talks beginning on Tuesday. Talks between senior trade officials of the two countries follow success in security talks since the weekend when the nuclear-armed neighbors agreed to improve contacts over nuclear activities and cut the risk of conventional conflict. The nuclear...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.