Import Relief

Itac opens the door to new anti-dumping duties to protect local producers of frozen chips

The International Trade Administration Commission (Itac) has opened its own investigation into the alleged dumping of frozen crisps from Belgium, the Netherlands and now also Germany into the South African market. This follows the failure of the Commission to file a sunset review request to retain the anti-dumping duties for …

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Groundbreaking for Bronson Mental Health Facility in Battle Creek

A new resource for those struggling with mental health issues is One Step closer to Battle Creek. Another resource is coming soon for those struggling with a wide range of mental health issues. Bronson Healthcare and Acadia Healthcare Company hosted a virtual groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday, November 18, 2021. This …

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PSO claims climb to 398 billion rupees

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan State Oil (PSO) claims reached the huge figure of Rs 398 billion, the highest ever recorded in the history of the entity, with a significant share of Rs 192.539 billion coming from the sector of electricity. However, Sui Northern owes Rs 161.025 billion to the PSO at the …

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Mille “grazie”: Letter from the editor

NEW Mille “grazie”: letter from the editor Helene farrell October 29, 2021 – 5:06 PM to share Thank you must be one of the most frequently used words in the English language. This and sorry. But does there come a time when a sentence becomes so banal that its meaning …

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Cooking oil prices cool ahead of holiday season

Cooking oil prices in India have started to cool from the previous month’s highs, in part due to reduced import duties on edible oils and the Center’s directive to states to maintain stocks and prevent hoarding of essential kitchen items. The wholesale price of soybeans fell to Rs 129 per …

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Government Failure Stories Told by Global Media: Sherry

ISLAMABAD: Criticizing the government for rising inflation, PPP Vice President Senator Sherry Rehman on Thursday said the country was run by an incompetent government and stories of its failures were being told by the media international. “It is not surprising that Pakistan was ranked 4th out of 43 countries by …

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Questions and answers with Vancouver mayoral candidates

As the November general election approached, the Vancouver Business Journal caught up with Vancouver’s two mayoral candidates this year, incumbent Anne McEnerny-Ogle and challenger Earl Bowerman. This year’s general election is November 2. ANNE MCENERNY-OGLE (incumbent) VBJ: First, what are the main reasons you are running for re-election as mayor …

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Petroleum Secretary, Auto News, ET Auto

Indian state refiners are already jointly negotiating certain crude oil purchases. India is forming a group that brings together public and private refiners to seek better crude import deals, Petroleum Secretary Tarun Kapoor said on Tuesday as the country grapples with soaring prices. petrol. The third largest importer and consumer …

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Meal exports down 36 pc in September 2021: SEA

Exports of meal, used as animal feed, fell 36% year-on-year to 1.83 lakh tonnes in September due to the domestic shortage of meal products, industry body SEA said on Monday. To deal with the local shortage, the government has allowed the import of genetically modified (GM) soybean meal, and it …

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Businessmen deplore the closure of CNG stations

KARACHI: The winter season has not yet started, but the gas supply to Karachi’s CNG stations has been suspended for 10 consecutive days, which is of great concern, lamented Businessmen Group (BMG) chairman Zubair Motiwala. In a statement on Saturday, he said the business community is well aware that international …

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Idrees Textile Mills Limited – BR Research

Idrees Textile Mills Limited (PSX: IDRT) was established in 1990 as a public limited company, but unlisted, under the Companies Ordinance 1984 (now Companies Act 2017). Two years later, in 1992, it was listed on the Karachi and Lahore Stock Exchange, which is now the Pakistan Stock Exchange. The company …

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Parcel from UK brings me with rogue tax bill

I am having problems with DPD and I am paying duty on a package I have received. The package in question contained some second-hand baby clothes (many hand-knitted) from my sister in the UK. Hope you can give me some advice and readers in general as I imagine the problem …

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Nitin Gadkari invites Tesla to build electric cars in India

Union Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari said on Friday that he had repeatedly urged US-based Tesla to manufacture its popular electric cars in India, while pledging the company the full cooperation of the government. Courtesy: India Today Conclave via YouTube Gadkari also said during his speech at “India Today Conclave 2021” …

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Algeria Economic Update – October 2021

The Algerian economy is experiencing a fragile recovery, supported by a rebound in production, exports and hydrocarbon prices. Combined with high oil prices, the continued depreciation of the exchange rate and policies of import restraint have eased fiscal and external financing needs, however contributing to a significant rise in inflation. …

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Your Tuesday briefing – The New York Times

We cover trade tensions between the United States and China, and New Zealand’s gears on Covid. Biden takes tough line on China trade The Biden administration has offered its strongest signal to date that the United States will maintain the combative economic approach to China that was adopted under former …

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Kenya Key Message Update: Consecutive below-average farming seasons increase household food insecurity, September 2021 – Kenya

Key messages: In marginal agricultural areas, household food stocks remain well below average due to below average long rains production from March to May. Household food stocks are expected to last until September / October compared to usual November / December. According to the Kenya Food Security Steering Group (KFSSG) …

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Government bans food exports to control inflation

The export of food, especially perishable goods, will be banned for the next three months, it was decided Wednesday at a meeting of the National Price Monitoring Committee under the leadership of Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin. The Commerce Ministry is expected to consult with the Food Security Ministry for any …

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Sarcoidosis Drugs Market Size Estimation, Growth Trends, Research Analyzes, Share Value, Future Dynamics by 2031

insightSLICE recently published a study entitled ” Sarcoidosis medication Market research report ”. In this report, analysts have provided a detailed assessment of the Sarcoidosis Drug market with more than 100 market data tables, pie charts, graphs, and figures This market study analyzes the market situation, market share, growth rate, …

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Center extends re-importation deadline to relieve exporters

This step is expected to reduce the export of empty containers from the country due to the imposition of import duties, thereby increasing the availability of containers for trade. The central government on Saturday eased standards for exporters facing a global container shortage. The Central Council for Indirect Taxes and …

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Zimbabwe: Import tariff relief for fertilizer companies

Zimbabwe intends to remove import duties on fertilizer raw materials and give some producers access to contracts to deliver state-supported agricultural programs as part of broader measures to stimulate local production and reduce imports. Local companies targeted are the Kwekwe-based ammonium nitrate producer, Sable Chemical and Chemplex Corporation, all partly …

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Pakistan includes Uzbekistan in the list of business visas

Pakistan includes Uzbekistan in the list of business visas ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal Cabinet has approved the inclusion of Uzbekistan on the list of business visas under which the Pakistani Embassy in Tashkent can issue multiple visas for five years to the business community. Informing the media of the decisions …

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The economy in crisis again – Opinion

There is one point of agreement between the pillars of government and the critics: it is essential that the government come to an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the sixth mandatory review or negotiate a new program that would end well in the next year. – beyond …

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President Biden Appoints Two Civil Servants to Economic Positions in LGBTQ Administration / Nation

President Joe Biden after delivering remarks Friday June 4, 2021 in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.Photo: White House President Joe Biden has made ten new appointments to key, primarily economics-focused positions within his administration, and two of his candidates have stepped out. Jed Kolko is appointed Undersecretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs, …

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Ban on plastic bags smaller than 40 microns takes effect nationwide – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

KATMANDU, SEPTEMBER 17 The government’s decision to completely ban the production, import, sale, distribution and use of plastic bags less than 40 microns thick finally came into effect, with the publication of a notice in the Nepal Gazette. According to the notice published by the Ministry of Forests and Environment …

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High prices push soybean meal exports down 59% in August

Soybean meal exports fell 58.93 percent in August due to high prices that deprived the product of its competitive edge in the world market. According to data compiled by India’s Solvent Extractors’ Association (SEA), the country exported 10,975 tonnes of soybean meal in August compared to 26,725 tonnes in July. …

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Come Together to Cut Costs: From Minister to Tesla

NEW DELHI: Tesla’s plan to import cars to India with customs concessions has hit an obstacle. The Heavy Industries Ministry, which sets policy for the country’s auto sector, told the US electric car giant the government was not in favor of tariff cuts based solely on “intent to invest.” The …

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By working with nature, Colombia fights air pollution

Authors: Dr. Dmytro Cheberkus and Sophia Zherebchuk In the 21st century, everyone on our planet is starting to understand how fragile the ecosystem is. The key words in each ecosystem description are related to equilibrium and stable equilibrium. This equilibrium or stable equilibrium could be destroyed due to the invasion …

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BJP ignored apple growing belts, Himachal Cong chief says

“The irresponsible and indifferent attitude of the government of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has put the government financed by the World Bank ??The 1,134 crore horticultural development plan presented by the then congressional government in 2016 is in jeopardy, ”former chief parliamentary secretary and congressman Rohit Thakur said on …

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Relevance of the Covid-19 vaccine patent waiver for Bangladesh

Mohammad Towhidul Islam | Posted: 09 Aug 2021 21:51:13 To prevent the Covid-19 pandemic, a small number of companies, with the help of their partners in developed countries, have invested billions of dollars in research and development of vaccines, vaccine technologies including mRNA, DNA, RNA, inactivated viral vectors, protein subunits …

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Cuban government faces biggest protest in decades

Thousands of people took to the streets of Cuba on Sunday July 11, marking the start of some of the biggest protests the country has seen in the past sixty years, according to Reuters. Driven by what they describe as the government’s inadequate response to economic challenges, as evidenced by …

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Sunday morning news summary

California residents are urged to reduce their energy use as the state-wide electricity grid is subjected to harsh conditions due to excessive heat and increasing forest fires in Oregon. On Friday, the grid operator issued an extended Flex alert for the hours of 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday. …

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New Jersey scores low for distracted driving

A new report says New Jersey has a higher rate of distracted driving accidents than almost any other state. The report was compiled by Zutobi, a driver education website. According to their research, New Jersey has the second highest rate of fatal accidents due to distraction, behind New Mexico. New …

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Education: challenges in conflict contexts – Nigeria

This month, HART focuses on the challenges education faces in our partner countries and how our partners seek to meet them. Terrorist attacks against educational targets have increased in recent years. Terrorist groups in South Asia and Africa, including Boko Haram in Nigeria, the Afghan Taliban, and al-Qaeda-linked groups in …

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Lower palm oil tariffs may not lower domestic prices

New Delhi: The reduction in import duties on crude and refined palm oil until September 30, a measure aimed at reducing the spike in edible oil prices in the domestic market, is expected to have a limited effect on prices, the companies said. On Tuesday, the government announced several measures …

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Pakistan’s economy in growth mode: Baqir from SBP

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan State Bank Governor Dr Reza Baqir said Pakistan was getting positive signs of economic recovery and hoped the country would not revert to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) program for a plan safety. “The Pakistani economy has recovered and we are in growth mode,” SBP Governor Dr Reza …

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Global Price Watch: May 2021 Price (June 30, 2021) – Worldwide

In West Africa, market supply continued to decline seasonally in May, remaining below average in several countries. Coarse grain prices in Sahelian countries remained stable but above average due to below average supply. Currency depreciation, COVID-19 transaction costs and above-average demand are putting upward pressure on rice prices, especially in …

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PM Modi’s industrial policy is there

The government may be on the right track to increase industry’s share of GDP contribution. He just needs to become more flexible and daring. The economic policies of the Narendra Modi government have been an interesting mix of orthodoxy and heterodoxy over the past seven years. When it comes to …

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Venezuelan opposition goes to Washington

Venezuelan opposition leaders met with U.S. Senator Rick Scott of Florida on Wednesday to discuss the Venezuelan crisis. Courtesy Venezuelan opposition leaders meeting with officials in the Biden administration this week discussed whether the Latin American nation could get US sanctions relief in return for guarantees of free elections in …

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