United States Archive

Vijay Eswaran on the ongoing trade dispute between the United States and its allies, due to the tariffs on steel and aluminium imposed by the Trump administration

This ongoing trade war between US and China is more than just about contentions over tariff. There is a lot more at stake. For China, it is clearly more about saving face than about economics. While China is not going to allow itself to be seen as being bullied by the US in any fashion,

Infosys to Hire 10,000 American Workers Over the Next Two Years and Establish Four Technology and Innovation Hubs in the United States

Indianapolis, Indiana – May 2, 2017: Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, today announced that it plans to hire 10,000 American workers over the next two years. As part of this initiative, Infosys will open four new Technology and Innovation Hubs across the country focusing on cutting-edge technology areas, including artificial intelligence, machine

Global Residential Investment Destinations in 2017 : Ashwinder Raj Singh, CEO – Residential Services, JLL India

The global economy is expected to grow by 3.5% in 2018 compared to under 3% in 2016. This encouraging trend suggests more vigorous economic activity, rising incomes and a keener appetite for real estate investments – not only within India, but on international markets, as well. Indians have historically been enthusiastic investors into properties abroad.

Export Financing Roundtable with Richard Pearson, Business Development Officer for Asia, Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank ,United States

The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry Welcome Address The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry is delighted to have Mr. Richard Pearson, Business Development Officer for Asia , Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank ,United States and Ms. Reza Nikfarjam from the Bank’s structured finance division who specializes in Information Technology. We welcome you to the Chamber.

SMA Lauds ITC Vote on Corrosion-Resistant Steel

Washington, D.C. – The Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) lauded today’s United States International Trade Commission (ITC) vote on certain corrosion-resistant steel products from China, India, Italy, Korea, and Taiwan.  Final antidumping and countervailing duties were upheld be a unanimous 6-0 affirmative vote. Steel Manufacturers Association President Philip K. Bell issued the following statement following the

Asia and the Middle East lead rise in arms imports; the United States and Russia remain largest arms exporters, says SIPRI

(Stockholm, 22 February 2016) The volume of international transfers of major weapons has grown continuously since 2004 and rose by 14 per cent between 2006–10 and 2011–15, according to new data on international arms transfers published today by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). Six of the top 10 largest arms importers in the

ASEAN, United States to Bring Partnership to New Height

WASHINGTON D.C., 19 May 2015 – ASEAN and the United States of America reiterated their commitment to deepen cooperation under the framework of the ASEAN-U.S. Enhanced Partnership and to bring the relationship to a new height. This was the proposition of the 28th ASEAN-U.S. Dialogue that was successfully convened at the U.S. Department of State

Survey Shows Rising United States Silver Jewelry Sales in 2014

Sixth Consecutive Year of Double Digit Growth (Washington, D.C. — March 24, 2015) — Silver jewelry sales in the United States rose in 2014 according to an online survey fielded by “National Jeweler” magazine on behalf of the Silver Institute’s Silver Promotion Service (SPS). The survey affirmed that silver jewelry has become an increasingly important

Agrochemicals: The tool to increasing India’s food availability: Rajesh Aggarwal, Managing Director, Insecticides India Limited

Despite rising foodgrain production, the per capita availability of food is falling in India. How do we intend to feed the burgeoning population that is expected to keep growing roughly for the next 50 years, asks Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal, Managing Director, Insecticides India Limited   India achieved a record foodgrain production of 259.29 million tonnes

Rio Tinto files Complaint in United States District Court in relation to mining concessions in Guinea

Rio Tinto today filed a Complaint in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against the following defendants: Vale, S.A., Beny Steinmetz, BSG Resources Limited, BSG Resources (Guinea) Ltd. aka BSG Resources Guinée Ltd, BSGR Guinea Ltd. BVI, BSG Resources Guinée SARL aka BSG Resources (Guinea) SARL aka VBG-Vale BSGR