World Focus

Oil Market Volatility : Fifth ‘Oil Shock’ on the Horizon

Unnerved by the spectacular fall in oil prices, the global market is struggling to shake off the recent rout. After hitting USD 115 per barrel on June 19, Brent crude, the global benchmark, has plunged more than 30 per cent . . . Read more »


TFA Impasse In WTO: An Opportunity Could Be Missed

The landmark agreement to liberalize global trade has hit a gridlock after India refused to accept the pact following the country's disagreement on food subsidies. The Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) or the Bali Package, agreed by the Ninth Ministerial Conference . . . Read more »