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One of the main economic trends for 2021 is the accelerating pace of inflation. The Consumer Price Index or CPI, the government’s main indicator of inflation, has hovered around an annual rate of 5% in recent months, well above the 1.4% rate of the last year and the 50-year average of about 3.9%. Higher inflation …

New Delhi: Following China’s announcement to stop financing coal-fired electricity abroad, a group of countries such as Sri Lanka, Chile, Denmark, France, Germany, Montenegro and the UK have announced a ‘No New Coal Power Compact’, aimed at encouraging all other countries to commit to halt construction of new coal-fired power plants to keep the target …

While we already have mature technologies capable of replacing fossil fuels in many sectors of our economy, there are areas where eliminating carbon pollution will be much more difficult. Steel, shipping, aviation and trucking, for example, together account for 40% of our global carbon footprint and are on track to consume twice the remaining carbon …

Friday, September 24, 2021 / 3:35 p.m. / by CardinalStone Research / Header image credit: Ziraat Bankasi Event Nigeria successfully entered the international capital market on Tuesday, issuing $ 4.0 billion in Eurobonds. The issue was split over three maturities, $ 1.25 billion over the 7 year, $ 1.5 billion over the 12 year and …

New Delhi: The government offered 15 blocks for coal seam gas extraction (CBM) in the first tender in over a decade. The blocks are located in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Odisha and Chhattisgarh, according to a tender notice issued by the General Directorate of Hydrocarbons (DGH). Offers under the CBM-2021 special call for …

Nigeria is in the middle of a monetary quagmire that has seen the exchange rate devalue by up to 25% in the past year. Based on our analysis, we believe that Nigeria needs more than $ 30 billion to avoid further depreciation at the official exchange rate. A repeat of recent history? Before getting to …

The herald Tim Rainhard Correspondent Over the past 18 months, the country’s economy has rebounded, helped by the better performance of the agricultural and mining sectors, an improvement in the balance of payments and the position of the external sector, as well as the introduction of an auction system which improved access to foreign currencies …

Worldwide: Vietnam opens anti-dumping investigation into imports of certain tables and chairs from Malaysia and China To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. On September 1, 2021, the Vietnamese government initiated an anti-dumping investigation into imports of certain tables and chairs originating in Malaysia and China (“some products“). The anti-dumping duty investigation …

By Alyssa Aquino (September 20, 2021, 6:29 p.m. EDT) – The US Department of Commerce has finalized a series of anti-dumping and countervailing duties on aluminum foil from five countries, claiming imports are subject to a dumping in the United States at unfair prices. The department on Friday unveiled tariffs ranging from 4.88% to 63.05% …

By Julia MK Since the aftermath of the port explosion of August 4, 2020 which saw the resignation of the interim cabinet of former Prime Minister Hassan Diab a week later, France and America have sought to reach out to the new government formation , with the Americans joining in the pressure to restore a …