USTR

  • India, US trade meeting likely in November October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The high-level Trade Policy Forum (TPF) of India and the US is expected to meet after a 4-year gap on November 25 to provide a boost to bilateral commerce and investment. India and US trade officials have prepared the framework for the ministerial level meeting of the TPF,...
  • India on copyright pirates list, says US May 2, 2012

    Washington: The United States on Monday again put Russia and China on its annual list of countries with the worst records of preventing the theft of copyrighted material and other intellectual property (IP), the US Trade Representative's office said. Argentina, Canada and India were also put on the "priority watch list,"...
  • Ban on US poultry: India to explain reasons March 9, 2012

    New Delhi: India on Friday said it will explain to the US the reasons behind its decision to put import restrictions on certain poultry products, as Washington has dragged the country to the WTO on the issue. On March 6, the US dragged India to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against...
  • US drags India to WTO over chicken trade ban March 6, 2012

    Washington: The US on Tuesday dragged India to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against New Delhi's ban on imports of certain American farm products, including poultry meat and eggs, on what Washington called "unjustified" healthsafety worries. India claims that this trade ban is aimed at preventing avian influenza, but it has...
  • Nehru Place still on 'Notorious Markets' list December 21, 2011

    Washington: An official US report has identified Nehru Place in New Delhi among the top 30 notorious IT markets of the world, dealing in goods and services infringing intellectual property rights (IPR). "Nehru Place is reportedly one of the many markets in major cities throughout India that are known for dealing...