Japan takes India to WTO over mobile phone import duties

Japan has complained at the World Trade Organisation about India’s duties on mobile phones, base stations and routers, and the circuit boards and other components that go into them, a WTO filing showed on Tuesday. Japan’s complaint, the first step in a legal dispute, said India had sought to foster domestic production by adjusting various taxes including customs duties, especially since it launched the “Make in India” campaign in September 2014. Some of the tariffs on goods of substantial interest to Japan were now “clearly in excess” of the rates…

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10e India launch today: Check where to live stream event

Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S10 series smartphones during an event scheduled to begin at 12:30pm in New Delhi. Samsung had launched its Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10, and a budget Galaxy S10e devices in San Francisco, USA, last week. The South Korean smartphone major had already sent invites for the India launch and the event will be live streamed on Samsung’s official website Samsung has already announced the prices of its Galaxy S10 devices in India. The most affordable of the three, the Galaxy S10e has been priced…

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