Dar-led ECC increases KE tariff by 51 paise

Presided over by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Friday approved 51 paise per unit increase in tariff for K-Electric consumers and allowed a clearance of import consignments during the banned period aga…

Sri Lanka has resumed free trade talks with China- SCMP

Sri Lanka has resumed free trade talks with China- SCMP

Sri Lanka has resumed free-trade talks with China over the past two months, the South China Morning Post reported on Friday, citing the island country ambassador to China, Palitha Kohona.

Thailand, Gyeonggi agree to mini-FTA

Thailand signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) yesterday to form a deeper trade partnership through a so-called mini-free trade agreement (mini-FTA) with Gyeonggi province of South Korea, aiming …

Israel-South Korea free trade deal to take effect Dec. 1

Bilateral trade between Israel and South Korea rose 35 per cent in 2021 to some $3.5 billion.More than 95 per cent of Israeli exports to South Korea will be duty free.It expects to boost and diversify…

EU trade deal with Australia could be sealed by early 2023

Trade and Tourism Minister Don Farrell has discussed when the European Union’s tree trade agreement with Australia could potentially be finalised.I don’t want to put a particular date on it, Mr Fa…

Sri Lanka looks to revive free trade deal with Singapore

The leader of the crisis-hit Indian Ocean nation met Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Japan on the sidelines of a state funeral for Shinzo Abe, the former prime minister assassinated in Jul…