As air pollution reached alarming levels in the national capital, hospitals reported a surge in the number of patients suffering from respiratory and breathing complications, with doctors advising residents, especially children and the elderly, to stay indoors as much as possible.
India will appeal against the ruling of WTO’s dispute settlement panel, which held that domestic export incentive schemes are inconsistent with global trade norms, an official said. The ruling has stated that India should not provide subsidies based on export performance. “India will be appealing the decision of the panel regarding the four schemes to the Appellate Body of the WTO,” the official said.
Small business leaders increasingly view US participation in global trade as the way to improve the overall economy and create American jobs, according to results of the fifthFedEx Trade Index (1), a survey of more than 1,000 small business leaders which tracks the impact of international trade among the small business segment of the US economy.