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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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Rwanda exports rise 32 percent in 2011

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | International Trade

Rwanda's exports of goods and services increased by 31.7 percent last year from 2010, thanks to growth in mining, tea and coffee, its minister for trade and industry said. Read More »

Montblanc opens first ‘concept store’ in China

AJOT | January 05, 2012 | International Trade

High-end penmaker Montblanc has opened its largest store in China to capitalise on the surging growth of Chinese luxury-goods consumers, who are expected to account for most of the world's luxury purchases in eight years. Read More »

Brazil eyes protection for textile industry

AJOT | January 03, 2012 | International Trade

Brazil is a considering a new tariff system to protect its textile industry from the threat of cheap imports, Finance Minister Guido Mantega told an industry association, according to newspaper reports. Read More »

Ford sees China, India fueling auto market growth

AJOT | January 03, 2012 | International Trade

The global automobile market is likely to grow by 5 percent a year for the next two years, led by China and India, Ford Motor Co CEO Alan Mulally said, after the U.S. automaker launched a global compact sports utility vehicle in India. Read More »

Huawei dismisses US calls for probe of Iran business

AJOT | January 03, 2012 | International Trade

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said that calls by six U.S. lawmakers to investigate whether the giant Chinese telecommunications equipment maker has violated a sanctions law by supplying sensitive technology to Iran were based on inaccurate media reports. Read More »

South Korea takes

AJOT | January 03, 2012 | International Trade

South Korea has taken a "major step" to ending an eight-year-old ban on imports of Canadian beef, Canada's agriculture and trade ministers said. Read More »

Philippines to review alcohol taxes after WTO ruling

AJOT | December 27, 2011 | International Trade

The Philippines will review taxes on foreign alcohol products following a World Trade Organisation decision that the current system was discriminatory and the trade minister said the government will look at how to assist affected local distillers. Read More »

An export tumble in 2012 could hit Taiwan extra hard

AJOT | December 22, 2011 | International Trade

Taiwan could be the hardest hit among Asian peers next year should the whole global economy spiral into crisis, as the exports that propel its growth fall away to reveal structural weaknesses and a lack of domestic drivers beneath. Read More »

US presses Philippines after alcohol win at WTO

AJOT | December 22, 2011 | International Trade

The United States urged the Philippines to swiftly open its market to U.S. alcohol products like Jack Daniel's and Jim Beam by eliminating a discriminatory tax system struck down by the World Trade Organization. Read More »

US solar companies urge SolarWorld drop China case

AJOT | December 22, 2011 | International Trade

A coalition that says it represents 97 percent of the US solar industry urged solar panel maker SolarWorld to withdraw a petition asking President Barack Obama's administration to slap punitive duties on China for unfair trading practices. Read More »

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