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It’s the start of the French mushroom season and a lot of imported mushrooms can still be found on the shelves. “In recent years, there was a shortage of French mushrooms on the market, especially around the Christmas holidays,” says Chris Chamballu of France Champignon. “Large retailers and wholesalers have faced many shortages. In order …

STU ELLIS for the herald and the magazine READ MORE HERE. Jackson clay Mother Nature has done the farmers a great service this year. Warm temperatures and sparse rains in August allowed the corn crop to ripen at lightning speed. And the time that followed was on a parallel trajectory allowing the first half of …

By Jennifer Doherty (October 8, 2021, 5:38 p.m. EDT) – The US Department of Commerce has doubled the penalties it imposed on some Indian wind tower producers during the first phase of its investigations into dumping and subsidies on imports, preparing tariffs of up to 397.7% on recalcitrant companies. According to notices published Thursday in …

For a year, Eddie Cross served on the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe’s monetary policy committee, before being fired for speaking too much. In a recent interview with TechZim, he reveals why he is “not unhappy” with the forex black market. Here is his reasoning: “Today, if you put a million US dollars on the table …

Nigerian oil and gas industry experts have urged the federal government to improve the investment climate to attract needed investment in the upstream sub-sector amid lagging crude oil production. PUNCH cited a report by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries which found that Nigeria’s average daily production fell 9.28 percent from 1.40 million barrels …

Zimbabwe’s National Statistics Agency (Zimstat) pointed out that the (annual) year-over-year inflation rate increased slightly to 51.55% in September 2021 from 50.24% in August 2021 after 8 consecutive months of decline from 363% recorded in January 2021. The increase comes as a result of a widening of the spread between the formal auction rate (now …

More than a decade after the Democratic Republic of the Congo signed and, a year later, renegotiated a mining contract with the Chinese, it still faces the question of what is really in there. This month, an Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) report is expected to be released and hopefully remove the opacity that has …

Israeli retailers are furious after international sporting goods giant Nike announced on Sunday that it would stop working with them to market its products. The measure will take effect on May 31, 2022, Nike said. As one of the most popular sports brands in the world and in Israel, the loss of these sales would …

The country’s pharmaceutical industry is well positioned for a significant take-off to triple to an annual size of Tk1 trillion (1 lakh crore) in a decade, industry experts and analysts say. A supportive policy adopted four decades ago, along with the aspiration and talents of local entrepreneurs, has created a pharmaceutical industry of over Tk …

By Thomas Koch Blank / Stockholm 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 …

When the world’s two largest coal producers complain about a supply shortage, it’s time to prepare for bad weather. China has been forced to cut off electricity supplies to industries and homes amid severe coal shortages. And, now, stocks at three out of four coal-fired power plants in India have fallen to critical levels due …

By Tatira Zwinoira A recent report by the United States Agency for International Development’s food security agency, Famine Early Warning Systems Network (Fewsnet), found household food stocks across the country are starting to run out. . It comes at a time when commodity prices have skyrocketed beyond the reach of the majority of the country’s …

Enforcement Trademark enforcement procedure What types of legal or administrative proceedings are available to assert the rights of a trademark owner against an alleged infringer or dilutive use of a trademark, apart from the opposition and cancellation actions mentioned above? Are there specialized courts or other tribunals? Is there a provision in criminal law regarding …

Economic operators and actors in the productive sector of the economy deplore the difficulties they encounter in accessing foreign currencies to carry out their activities.They noted that the situation worsened when the Central Bank of Nigeria banned the Bureau de Change from not trading in forex.Speaking on the matter, a businessman, Jerry Wanodi, said the …

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele bears most of the blame for his mismanagement of the foreign exchange market, but Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed and Trade and Investment Minister Niyi Adebayo should not be absolved of the guilt of economic mismanagement in the country, the findings of ICIR have shown. Emefiele has been …

New Delhi: Direct-to-Home Broadcasting (DTH) arm of Bharti Airtel plans to stop imports of high-definition set-top boxes (STBs) by the end of this year, after starting domestic manufacturing of the devices in Noida in partnership with Skyworth Electronics. Airtel Digital TV has stopped issuing new import orders for set-top boxes, but will continue to receive …

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 …

The breakneck speed at which the Chinese market is evolving, consumer sophistication and cultural nuances make it an incredibly difficult market to navigate. Without the right partner, it is almost impossible to be successful. What criteria does GED take into account when evaluating the partner brands that you want to help develop and evolve in …

19.sept. September 19, 2021 While much of the controversy surrounding the construction of the 1,224 km Nord Stream 2 pipeline has revolved around geopolitical concerns, its environmental implications have been at best underestimated and at worst explicitly ignored. Owned by the famous Russian energy company Gazprom, Nord Stream 2 will transport natural gas from Russia …

As we change the way we do business with the rest of the world after Brexit, the question of where we want to set our standards as an industry is finely balanced. If we try to set them too low, we could find ourselves excluded from markets that require high levels of assurance. Also, if …

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday at the Monetary Policy Committee meeting gave the reasons for the planned closure of AbokiFX, accusing the owner of exchange rate violations. Emefiele revealed that website owner Oniwinde Adedotun would be subject to the full wrath of the law for economic sabotage. “On Aboki FX, yes unfortunately the …

The Union Cabinet approved a Rs 26,058 crore Production Incentive Program (PLI) for the automotive, auto components and drone industries to promote domestic production and boost domestic production. ‘use. The program also aims to facilitate the transition from an automotive sector based on fossil fuels to one based on renewable energies. In the automotive sector, …

Microsoft released the fourth preview of Visual Studio 2022 alongside the first release candidate of .NET 6. The new Razor editor, which had significant stability issues in Preview 3, has been stabilized and extended, as has hot reloading. , including modifications. imports of namespaces, expressions and lambda structures. Developers can now also use hot reload …

According to a report published on September 7 by the CEE Bankwatch Network and the Center for Research on Energy and Clean Air, around 19,000 people have died in the past three years as a result of air pollution from coal-fired power plants. of the Western Balkans. . The report, Comply or Close, launched to …

I tried to figure out the new way Texas lawmakers figured out how to get around the Roe v. Wade on abortion rights by turning ordinary citizens into vigilantes to denounce their neighbors. Under this law, complaints about recently illicit abortions become civil complaints, and thus fall outsiof normal court proceedings, crushing even the big …

Times change, but the problems remain the same. Discussions about the exchange rate and the spread go back a long way, with a wealth of experience to learn from. In Argentina, we surely have more knowledge on these issues than any other country, although it seems that we haven’t learned much. Instead of looking for …

MCS Industries, a Pennsylvania-based furniture maker, filed a sweeping lawsuit against two of the world’s largest shipping carriers on August 3, alleging profits, collusive behavior and a violation of the US Shipping Act. The accused shipping companies – the Chinese Cosco and the Swiss company Mediterranean Shipping Co. – have just filed their responses. Unsurprisingly, …

Taliban leaders, seeking international acceptance after taking power in Afghanistan, have told farmers to stop cultivating opium poppy, according to residents of some major poppy-producing areas. This caused the prices of raw opium to skyrocket across the country. In recent days, representatives of the Taliban have started telling gatherings of villagers in the southern province …

The Naira traded negatively this week as it depreciated in both the parallel market and the 0.97% I&E window and0.21%, respectively to close Friday at 520 / USD and 411.67 / USD. The currency was listed at 505 naira in the unofficial market ahead of Tuesday’s announcement. The central bank said offices had become vectors …

The enthusiasm for the entry into force of the long-awaited Petroleum Industry Law has sparked a new wave of optimism that the planned wave of investment in the petroleum sector and the planned removal of fuel subsidies will boost simultaneously the supply of currencies and reduce market pressure. , reports Festus Akanbi For obvious reasons, …

BEIRUT, Aug.11 (Reuters) – Lebanon’s central bank said on Wednesday evening it would start offering lines of credit for fuel imports based on the market price of the Lebanese pound, ending a subsidy on fuel. Since the onset of a financial crisis, the central bank has effectively subsidized fuel by using its dollar reserves to …

The spread of the Delta strain of the virus that causes Covid-19 across the United States sparked a wave of state-level proclamations over the weekend regarding mask warrants and vaccinations. The United States averages around 100,000 new Covid-19 infections per day, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, up from 11,000 cases per day at …

Bathinda: With 12 opposition parties participating in the “parallel parliament” organized by an agricultural organization in Jantar Mantar in Delhi, protesting farmers on Friday tabled a “motion of censure” against Narendra Modi’s government. On the 12th day of “Kisan Sansad”, MPs from opposition parties, led by Congressman Rahul Gandhi, told them that they would not …

“The Chinese are outsmarting the United States in some African countries,” AFRICOM commander General Stephen Townsend said. Associated press in April. He said the Chinese “were looking for a place where they could rearm and repair warships …” Deborah Brautigam, director of the China Africa Research Initiative at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International …

Credit: Ralf Roletschek / CC BY 3.0 The 27-year-old CHIE FIT system for processing HM’s tax and customs returns will be completely shut down on March 31, 2023. It will be replaced by the Customs Declaration Service (CDS), which entered into service in 2018 and is already used for processing declarations from countries other than …

This is the first of three articles on the solar industry and forced labor. Here we focus on regulation. Articles in the coming weeks will focus on the issues facing importers and their suppliers, as well as investors and their demands. Your shipment of solar equipment is stopped by customs at the US border due …

The Naira improves slightly against its global counterparts in the parallel market on Friday as liquidity increases slightly in major forex markets. The Naira gained N3 against the US dollar from N506 which it traded last week on Friday at N503 today, Friday July 23, 2021 in the parallel market. Against the Euro and British …

BUENOS AIRES, July 19 (Reuters) – Argentina’s central bank will use “all its might” to streamline runaway demand for dollars and tame the country’s volatile parallel currency markets, which have heated up due to tight capital controls, a banking source told Reuters. Monday. Earlier this month, the bank tightened the rules on companies accessing dollars …

The Chronicle Sukulwenkosi Dube-Matutu, columnistTHE Hwange Thermal Power Plant expansion project is now 67.9% complete, with important milestones being taken on the road to aid and self-sufficiency in power generation in the country. The US $ 1.5 billion expansion program includes the addition of Units 7 and 8 which are expected to add 600 MW …

New Delhi: The Tax Intelligence Directorate dismantled a luxury car smuggling racket in Gurugram that caused tax evasion of over INR 25 crore by smuggling 20 vehicles into India on behalf of diplomats and diverting them to individual. Three people including the CEO of the Big Boys Toyz luxury car dealership were arrested by the …

ECONOMYNEXT – The capacity of radial tires has been increased by 16% to 600,000 per year to meet the high demand, said Sri Lanka-based CEAT Kelani Holdings, as import controls were lifted as the money printing created currency shortages. The addition of two tire presses and a tire making machine will increase the production capacity …

Brexit has taken place and now the UK and the EU must live side by side. But there are already signs that relations will not be harmonious, especially when it comes to the interoperability of some fairly important issues. The number of vaccines continues to rise across Europe, and to promote safe travel to countries …

The Chronicle Patrick Chitumba, Head of the Midlands BureauZIMBABWE’s economy has shown remarkable resilience despite the devastating effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) said. With the approval of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, the country is expected to develop its economy this year, taking advantage …

Hezbollah, an Iranian-backed militia, has done all it can to create a parallel state in Lebanon. A “state within a state”, many call it. The Lebanese political class has still failed to form a government after 10 months, and the ensuing political vacuum has allowed Hezbollah to demonstrate its ability to run the country through …

Chennault International Airport in southwest Louisiana is a large aviation property. The former Air Force base has a 3 km long runway, a recently renovated parallel taxiway and 60 acres of concrete tarmac. But when it comes to commercial aircraft activity, it’s puny. The airport, located at Lake Charles, has become a hub for maintenance, …

Due to an ongoing investigation into “irregularities” in Brazil’s $ 324 million deal for Indian shot Covaxin, the contract has now been suspended. Vaccine maker Bharat Biotech issued a statement following the suspension stating that it had not received any advance payment and that Brazil’s purchase of Covaxin was done on a “step-by-step” basis. To …

The ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe factory in Duisburg, Germany on January 7, 2020. Photo by Leon Kuegeler / Reuters. The Biden administration may only be several months old, but its statements and actions have already raised the global profile of climate issues. The new climate czar, John Kerry, has traveled the world for bilateral pledges of …

MANILA, June 27 (Philippines Daily Inquirer / ANN): The Philippines’ economic recovery will remain at risk if it cannot accelerate mass vaccination and contain the spread of Covid-19 while budget support to vulnerable sectors hit hard by the recession pandemic-induced remains meager, two economic think tanks said. “There is still a chance that the Asia-Pacific …

New Delhi: Mukesh Ambani’s rivals should be relieved, but maybe not too much. The petrochemical czar has just told shareholders he is taking on the “most difficult” mission of his life investing $ 10 billion in clean energy and fuel over three years. It doesn’t seem like a big capital commitment from India’s most powerful …

After the worst economic collapse in modern history, the Venezuelan economy may have finally bottomed out. The hyperinflation of years past is still, well, hyper, but it has moderated considerably from levels exceeding hundreds of thousands of percentage points per year. And President Nicolás Maduro is convinced that production, which has contracted by around 80% …

New Delhi: Berlin, The German government has adopted an emergency climate protection program worth eight billion euros ($ 9.6 billion) to help the country meet its new climate targets, said the Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz in a press release. “This is money well invested, because man-made climate change is the greatest challenge of our …

The Chinese daigou trade is set to gain a new lease of life, as “Beijing plans to maintain its pandemic border restrictions for at least a year,” the The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, noting that a “tentative timeline for the second half of 2022 was set at a meeting of the country’s cabinet and …

Friday June 18, 2021: The exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar closed at 411 N / $ 1 at the official counter for investors and exporters. The naira appreciated against the US dollar on Friday to close at N411 per dollar, against N411.5 / $ 1 recorded on Thursday, June 17, 2021. …

The Marin Municipal Water District has taken the first steps towards building an emergency water line on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge for the first time in nearly 50 years to avoid running out of water. water next summer. The district said on Friday it had hired a consulting firm, Woodard & Curran, to find potential …

Many countries, including Sri Lanka, started practicing mobility restrictions from March of last year. As a result, along with the slowdown in global merchandise production, trade volume also contracted from the second quarter of 2020. However, the World Trade Organization (WTO) estimates that the trade contraction achieved in 2020 was only 5.3%, unlike the 2020 …

Just days after policymakers announced a five-year tariff suspension between the United States and the European Union – ending a decades-long trade dispute – officials announced a similar deal was underway conclusion between the United States and the United Kingdom. The deal concerns an ongoing civil aircraft dispute involving US-based Boeing and EU-based Airbus. According …

In the wake of Hong Kong and mainland customs officials confiscating luxury goods worth HK $ 120 million ($ 15.5 million) in a headline-grabbing raid newspapers in June, Hong Kong customs officials made a record-breaking seizure this week, taking custody of HK $ 210 million ($ 27 million) in luxury watches and handbags, as well …

What does it take to maintain the exclusivity and luxury-centric appeal – and therefore, the pricing power – embodied by one of the fashion’s most coveted brands in the digital age? A handful of ongoing legal issues initiated by Chanel provide insight. Amid battles with resale sites in the US and UK as well, Chanel …

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The United States and the European Union have agreed to a truce in their nearly 17-year dispute over aircraft subsidies, ending a Trump-era tariff package that had plagued consumers relations between them. FILE PHOTO: An Airbus A350 airliner flies over Boeing flags as it lands after a flight demonstration during the 51st …

New research studies on Parallel Wall Dental Implants Market give you an in-depth understanding of the industry landscape and help you better understand business and opportunities. This document is very important for many aspects of the organization such as marketing, business development, business development, as well as other similar aspects which are important for the …

Nikola ended the week on a positive note although the gains were marginal. Trading at $ 17.55 with a modest 4.4% increase, Nikola stock received another breath of fresh air after the Department of Energy (DOE) declared that it would launch an Energy Earthshots initiative to accelerate breakthroughs in more abundant, affordable and reliable clean …

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden’s hopes of funneling billions of dollars into green infrastructure investments to fight climate change run into the political hurdle of winning Republican lawmakers who oppose this approach as wasteful spending and excessive. As negotiations unfold in Congress seeking a bipartisan deal, the White House’s ability to place a climate focus in …

New research studies on Microbial Bioreactor Market give you an in-depth understanding of the industry landscape and help you better understand business and opportunities. This document is very important for many aspects of the organization such as marketing, business development, business development, as well as other similar aspects which are important for the growth of …

Can Europe treat all of its waste internally? Apparently not! As we all agree that sending European waste far abroad is a bad deed, let’s start an open discussion on the best ways to handle it safely within our borders. Patrick Clerens, Secretary General of ESWET, European suppliers of waste-to-energy technology. In 2018, Europe produced …

Trade flows recovered but still lagged behind the rebound in world trade As the political debate rages on, we will have another month of data this week on the development of trade between the UK and Europe – although so far the evidence is mixed. One thing is clear is that the situation has improved …

WASHINGTON – The United States and the European Union are working on a deal that would resolve long-standing disputes over aircraft subsidies and metal tariffs that sparked a trade war under the Trump administration as President Biden seeks to reconnect with traditional American allies. The two sides hope to reach an agreement by mid-July to …

Monday, June 7, 2021 / 9:35 a.m. / by FBNQuest Research / Header image credit: RB Associates Nigeria’s current account deficit deteriorated in Q4 ’20 from a revised downward level of -3.6% to -4.7% of GDP. Expectations for better performance were dashed by resilient merchandise imports, which rose $ 1.7 billion in the quarter. Nigeria …

There will be many stories about the digitization of the auto industry and how every problem creates an opportunity. Enter SpareXHub, a Malaysian-based portal with international ambition in e-commerce, a digitization innovator in the automotive industry with a portal for old and genuine aftermarket parts. Co-Founder and Director Devindran Ramanathan found his unique niche 10 …

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed by this author are their own and do not represent the official position of Barbados Today Inc. by Tara Leevy Over the past decade, global health issues and questions relating to the impact of international trade on global health have taken center stage. The diverse nature of health-related conflicts …

BRUSSELS — America’s corporate giants are so hard hit by a wave of European contraband that even the White House has weighed in. The problem was evident at the Romanian border in March, when authorities acting on a tip stopped a truck from Turkey carrying nine tons of dangerous contraband. Months earlier, Spanish police and …

So … yesterday the Ministry of Commerce and the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) issued a joint statement which extended the grace period for the import ban on used cars 10 years or older until June 30, 2021. This is not too surprising since the reasons for the ban did not make any noise of sense. …