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South Korea’s trade terms worsen


August 13th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 13 (IANS) South Korea's terms of trade worsened in the second quarter due to a drop in export prices stemming from weaker global demand, the central bank said ... Read more...

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China farm produce prices fall


April 11th, 2012 - 5:00 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 11 (IANS) The prices of China's farm produce fell for a third straight week on increased supplies, the commerce ministry said Tuesday.The wholesale price of 18 types of ... Read more...

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US stocks stay low for straight day


December 15th, 2011 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 15 (IANS) US stocks ended lower for the third straight day Wednesday amid euro zone concerns and data, Xinhua reported.On economic front, the US labor department said ... Read more...

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New Zealand’s terms of trade dip after 37-year high


December 1st, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Dec 1 (IANS) New Zealand's terms of trade, the purchasing power of its exports against the value of imports, fell in the September quarter after hitting a 37-year high ... Read more...

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Wall Street rises despite Euro zone concerns


September 14th, 2011 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (IANS) US stocks rose Tuesday even though investors were concerned about the euro zone crisis, Xinhua reported.The news that China might buy Italian bonds helped encourage ... Read more...

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China to have iron ore index


August 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 2 (IANS) China said Tuesday that it will start a trial run of its iron ore index some time in August.Zhang Changfu, vice chairman of the China Iron ... Read more...

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China’s export growth expected to decline


April 26th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 26 (ANI): China's export are expected to decline after being hit by external and internal pressures, government reports have said.According to the Development Research Center, China's export growth could plunge ... Read more...

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US trade deficit falls amid drop in imports, exports


April 13th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS/EFE) The US trade deficit declined 2.6 percent in February to $45.8 billion, compared with $47 billion the previous month, the commerce department said Tuesday.While US exports ... Read more...

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Imports from India lower onion, tomato prices in Lahore


November 17th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 17 (ANI): Prices of onions and tomatoes got slightly lowered in Lahore ahead of the festival of Eid, following the arrival of Indian vegetables in the domestic market.Rates of onions ... Read more...

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Indian vegetable imports help cool prices in Lahore


November 17th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 17 (IANS) Onion and tomato prices dipped in Lahore following the arrival of vegetables from India.Onion prices had reached Rs.100 per kg a week back. But it came down substantially ... Read more...

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Food prices set to fall in January, says Montek (Lead)


December 22nd, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Admitting that food prices have soared "excessively", Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said Tuesday that they would decline in January. "In January, you will see a decline ... Read more...

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Montek admits food prices have soared ‘excessively’


December 22nd, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Food prices have soared "excessively", Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said Tuesday, adding the prices would decline in January. "In January, you will see a decline in ... Read more...

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Montek says no magic bullet to fight inflation


June 15th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said that there was no magic bullet with the United Progressive Alliance Government (UPA) to control inflation and ... Read more...

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No ‘magic bullet’ to tame inflation: Ahluwalia


June 15th, 2008 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) There is no "magic bullet" with the government to tame inflation and consumers will have to pay more if crude oil prices surge further, Planning Commission Deputy ... Read more...

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Global slowdown to affect China’s external trade


April 30th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, April 30 (Xinhua) China's external trade expansion is likely to be hampered by the global economic slowdown, rising prices of raw materials on the international market and a rapidly appreciating Yuan. ... Read more...

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