Economy & Business Current Affairs 2018

/Economy & Business Current Affairs 2018

US bill to extend trade programme of which India biggest beneficiary

A legislation related to Generalised System of Preferences has been introduced in the US House of Representatives that seeks to extend a trade promotion programme of which India was the largest beneficiary and had waited for word about its fate after it expired the on the midnight of December 31. In 2016, India was the top beneficiary [...]

India ranks 44 in US Chamber’s Intellectual Property Index

The Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC) of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (Intellectual Property Index)  stated that India ranked 44th of 50 economies - a jump from 43rd of 45 economies one year ago - improving its performance both in relative and absolute terms in its annual International IP Index. The Intellectual Property Index released [...]