The Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC) and the Shanghai Diamond Exchange (SDE) signed a cooperation agreement, outlining their cooperation with respect to the development of an exclusive commercial and trade relationship.
Russia's food safety and sanitary watchdog said it would ban the import of frozen beef from Australia beginning next week, after samples tested positive for the growth steroid trenbolone, Prime business news agency reported.
Crimea may join Russia's integrated energy system, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a government meeting, which was held in Simferopol, and focused on the socioeconomic development of Crimea and Sevastopol.
Brazil and Argentina signed a deal that seeks to guarantee importers will have enough U.S. dollars to pay for exports, a move to increase trade between both nations that has been hit hard by a sharp depreciation of the Argentine peso.
Several members of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), including the European Union (EU), Australia, Brazil and Colombia, have demanded that the country remove the subsidies that were granted to Indian sugar exports in February 2014.