The third quality summit of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), held f rom November 2-4 at Bangalore, focussed on several initiatives adopted by India and the European Union to mark a

French peasants fearing withdrawal of subsidies under the European Community's agricultural policy must be relieved to find the just concluded GATT did not ask for any radical changes.

THE EUROPEAN Community has refused to fully compensate German farmers for rises in the D-Mark. Germany wants a restoration of the "switchover" system whereby each realignment of EC currencies pushes

New EC environment commissioner Jacques Delors is expected to take a much softer stand on England's environmental transgressions