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be the duty of or be someone's duty

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off duty

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an act or course of action that is demanded of one, as by position, custom, law, or religion

a piece of work that has been assigned

the condition of being put to use

a compulsory contribution, usually of money, that is required for the support of a government

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The European Union and Japan urged the United States on Saturday to grant them exemptions from the metal import tariffs, with Tokyo calling for "calm-headed behaviour" in a dispute that threatens to spiral into a trade war.
Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) has come out against US president Donald Trump's import tariff plan and has said that the move would risk damaging the US economy.
Unfortunately, we are already seeing a negative near-term impact from the ruling as the increased cost due to import tariffs have delayed certain 2018 projects and made other projects uneconomical," Chief Executive Thomas Werner said in a conference call.
In fact, we could unilaterally eliminate all import tariffs, which would give us most of the benefits of trade and export to the EU under the umbrella of the WTO rules.
However, high import tariffs on outdoor recreation apparel limit opportunities for outdoor retailers to expand and contribute to higher consumer prices.
6 percent, mostly because the lowering of Chinese import tariffs enhanced China's competitiveness.
With imported rice now costing about half of what it takes to produce rice domestically, lifting the QR but imposing a 100-percent import tariff will keep domestic prices unchanged.
Under Atiga, the import tariff on gasoline from Asean nations is currently at 20 per cent, and at 5 per cent for diesel, kerosene and fuel oil.
Experts have suggested that hiking the price of cigarettes by raising import tariffs is the best way to encourage people to quit smoking.
BRUSSELS (TAP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared she seeks to reach an agreement with China over import tariffs and avoid triggering a trade war.
But we have eased our import tariffs on three commodities from Sri Lanka-namely crude coconut oil, betel leaves, and bottle cooling machines.
Import tariffs on frozen garlic from outside the EU are lower than rates for fresh garlic.
On the downside, we believe that the reduction in import tariffs will specifically hit agriculture, the automotive industry, and pharmaceuticals.
To have no checks on imports, drastically lower import tariffs, no specific duties, no classification between manufacturing and import and no licences for import and export are few examples from the recommendations which are going to completely wipe out the manufacturing base in the country.
To have no checks on imports, drastically lower import tariffs, no specific duties, no classification between manufacturing and import and no licenses for import and export are few examples from the recommendations which are going to wipe out the manufacturing base in the country.