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Fault lines in policies among factors behind instability: Shaukat Tarin

Dawn 04 Dec 2021
The PM’s aide on finance said inflation and import bill were interconnected and had external reasons of international commodity prices, otherwise domestic produce and perishable items had inflationary rate of about 3-4pc ... Giving the breakdown, he explained that import bill was only $1.4bn higher than previous months.
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Speculation on cryptocurrencies ‘not healthy at all’: FM Sitharaman

Live Mint 04 Dec 2021
MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All. Premium Premium China’s digital currency challenge. Winning hearts and ... Markets don’t like ba ... She, however, expressed hope that prices of those commodities in short supply would cool down by January. On edible oil, she said, enough and more imports have been allowed and that should take care of the spike in prices ... .
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Government is building robust and resilient agricultural systems - Dr Afriyie Akoto

Ghana Web 04 Dec 2021
"Planting for Food and Jobs ... He underlined the recent global shortage of fertilisers and the dramatic rise in the international prices of the commodity due to world market price instability over the last 12 months. "Since we import all our fertiliser requirements, our farmers cannot escape the consequences on our domestic subsidy programme ... .
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5 world market themes for the week ahead

The Times of India 04 Dec 2021
How disruptive will the Omicron COVID variant prove to be for the world economy. That's a question markets are grappling with ... Here's your week ahead in markets. 1 ... U.S ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... The dollar's 7% year-to-date gain turned 2021 into another 'annus horribilis' for emerging markets -- tightening financial conditions and raising costs for commodity importers ... 5 ... .
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Economy on right path; escalation in imports, inflation due to external factors: Shaukat Tarin

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
The adviser said the country was witnessing inflationary pressure due to rise in international prices of commodities which it was importing, citing that the prices of fuel, LNG, coal, steel and edible oil rose in international market and have impact on inflation in Pakistan.
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Tarin upbeat on economic revival as exports grow

The Wire 03 Dec 2021
... of imported commodities ... He said that inflationary pressure is due to rise in international prices of commodities which it is importing, citing that the prices of fuel, LNG, coal, steel and edible oil rose in the international market and have an impact on inflation in Pakistan.
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Imports of 30 items surge 142pc in November

Dawn 03 Dec 2021
Imports of top 30 items surged by over 142 per cent year-on-year in November due to higher prices of commodities mainly petroleum on international market and depreciation of the rupee, a senior official told Dawn ... The meeting was infor­med that the pressure on import bill was ...
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Edible oil imports likely to remain flat during oil year 2021-22

Business Line 03 Dec 2021
India’s edible oil imports are likely to remain in the same range as that of the past two oil years (November to October) during the oil year 2021-22 also, according to the Solvent Extractors’ Association (SEA) of India ... India imported 13.13 mt of edible oils during the oil year 2020-21 and 13.18 mt during 2091-20.
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Marcos shares plans for MSMEs, economic growth under his presidency

Manila Bulletin 03 Dec 2021
stabilize market prices of commodities and keep prices at a level where farmers can still earn,” said the former one-term senator, who added that the country must have a strategic supply of rice and move past becoming an importer of the commodity ... an importer of the commodity.
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UK demand for South African apples and pears is growing

Fresh Plaza 03 Dec 2021
Despite all the 2021 disruptions, the UK imported ... Brexit at the start of the year led to a plunge in exports and imports, leading to price spikes for some critical commodities.
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IRA to boost small businesses – Marcos

The Manila Times 03 Dec 2021
Marcos underlined the importance of MSMEs in helping the country recover from the Covid-19 pandemic ... "The most important thing is a sense of nationhood that we felt when he was president," he said ... The country must have a strategic supply of rice, and not merely be an importer of the commodity, he said.
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Nyazee, Tarin discuss special measures taken by govt to control inflation

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
In-depth discussions were held on important issues regarding the prevention of rise in prices of essential commodities, especially food items ... Senator Nyazee said that it was very important to curb inflation, adding that it was necessary to control the trend of raising prices by controlling hoarding ... ....
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Shaukat Tarin, Saifullah Nyazee discuss strategy for Senate election

The Wire 03 Dec 2021
ISLAMABAD ... He said he had held in-depth discussions with Senator Nayzee on important issues regarding the prevention of rise in prices of essential commodities, especially food items ... He said that it is very important to curb inflation, adding that it is necessary to control the trend of raising prices by controlling hoarding ... ....
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Five million broiler birds to be produced by end of December - Akufo- Addo

Ghana Web 03 Dec 2021
The agriculture component of the Ghana Cares is to support commercial farmers by attracting young people into agriculture, developing and promoting agro-processing and food import substitution commodities s such as rice, poultry sugar, cassava through PPP arrangement and facilitating access to land and affordable financing.”. .
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Five million broiler birds to be produced by end of December-Prez Nana Addo

Ghana Web 03 Dec 2021
The agriculture component of the Ghana Cares is to support commercial farmers by attracting young people into agriculture, developing and promoting agro-processing and food import substitution commodities s such as rice, poultry sugar, cassava through PPP arrangement and facilitating access to land and affordable financing.”. .
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