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AllAfrica.com
Enelamah Denies Involvement in Illicit Money Transfers On Behalf of MTNThe Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has dis
Enelamah Denies Involvement in Illicit Money Transfers On Behalf of MTN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 45 minutes ago
The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has distanced himself from the allegation by the Senate that he was involved in the fraudulent repatriation of $13.92 billion in collusion with MTN Nigeria Limited, without... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN $13.92 Billion Fund Transfer - Melaye's Accusations Are Baseless - EnelamahMinister of Industry, Trade and Investment,Dr.Okechukwu Enelamah yesterday deni
MTN $13.92 Billion Fund Transfer - Melaye's Accusations Are Baseless - Enelamah
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment,Dr.Okechukwu Enelamah yesterday denied any involvement or knowledge of illegal transfer of funds out of Nigeria by MTN. The Minister in a statement signed by the Director Press, Federal Ministry of Industry,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Nissan’s Brexit ultimatum a sign of UK car industry concernsUK-assembled cars to EU markets. Nissan, which builds around a third of Britai
Nissan’s Brexit ultimatum a sign of UK car industry concerns
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
UK-assembled cars to EU markets. Nissan, which builds around a third of Britain’s total car output at its plant in Sunderland, northeast England, is due to decide early next year on where to build its next Qashqai sport utility vehicle. “If I... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Ergot inFor the first time in over a month and after annulling a decision that allowed
Ergot in
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
For the first time in over a month and after annulling a decision that allowed only zero-ergot wheat imports, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) has now received offers for its wheat purchase tender, buying 240,000 tons of Russian... Read more
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Market Watch
Japan industrial output rebounds in AugustTOKYO--Japan's industrial output rebounded in August, as demand for electronic
Japan industrial output rebounds in August
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
TOKYO--Japan's industrial output rebounded in August, as demand for electronic components increased ahead of the launch of the iPhone 7 smartphone. Output rose 1.5% month-on-month following a decline of 0.4% in July, the Ministry of Economy, Trade... Read more
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CTV News
Junk science under spotlight after controversial firm buys Canadian journalsjournals. OMICS Group Inc., an online publishing firm headquartered in India,
Junk science under spotlight after controversial firm buys Canadian journals
CTV News / Posted 12 hours ago
journals. OMICS Group Inc., an online publishing firm headquartered in India, has been accused of duping academics and publishing bogus research with little to no vetting by experts in the field. A CTV News/Toronto Star investigation found... Read more
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The Economic Times
Finance ministry tighten grip over 3 exports schemesNEW DELHI: The finance ministry is set to get greater control over at least thr
Finance ministry tighten grip over 3 exports schemes
The Economic Times / Posted 15 hours ago
NEW DELHI: The finance ministry is set to get greater control over at least three schemes to promote exports under another measure to improve the ease of doing business and hassle-free trade. The three measures are advanced authorisation scheme,... Read more
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The Hindu
India carries out strikes on terror launchpads across LoCInformation that terrorists planning to attack some towns and important places
India carries out strikes on terror launchpads across LoC
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
Information that terrorists planning to attack some towns and important places prompted Army to act, says Venkaiah; Sushma briefs Sonia about the operation. India has carried out surgical strikes targeting “launch pads” for terrorists across the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Nissan wants guarantee of Brexit compensation before investing in Sunderland plant, says bossto build any future model, company boss Carlos Ghosn told said: “If I need to m
Nissan wants guarantee of Brexit compensation before investing in Sunderland plant, says boss
chroniclelive / Posted 17 hours ago
to build any future model, company boss Carlos Ghosn told said: “If I need to make an investment in the next few months and I can’t wait until the end of Brexit, then I have to make a deal with the UK government. “You can have commitments of... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSby President Maithripala Sirisena, in his capacity as the Defence Minister, to
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
by President Maithripala Sirisena, in his capacity as the Defence Minister, to construct the proposed jetty of 220m long and 20m wide in the Trincomalee dockyard with an access bridge to facilitate the anchoring of larger ships, was approved by... Read more
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iol.co.za
Online gambling scam traps thousandsWithin two years, according to London lawyers and scores of former clients, aro
Online gambling scam traps thousands
iol.co.za / Posted 19 hours ago
Within two years, according to London lawyers and scores of former clients, around a dozen of whom spoke to Reuters, NRGbinary and other companies linked to the same parent group had defrauded hundreds of people out of anywhere between $10,000 and... Read more
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Business Insider
Behind the life and death of a star money manager accused of insider tradingbeen on the rise. He was insistent about his innocence from the start. He hire
Behind the life and death of a star money manager accused of insider trading
Business Insider / Posted 23 hours ago
been on the rise. He was insistent about his innocence from the start. He hired one of Wall Street's top defense attorneys and told friends that he'd be fine — that the government could not bring a case against him. Then, in June of this year, the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Open letter to Bob's black American fansGarvey’ solid Pan-African philosophy touches my heart the most; more so because
Open letter to Bob's black American fans
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
Garvey’ solid Pan-African philosophy touches my heart the most; more so because I identify with this philosophy. Africa and the African diaspora are one, including you too, our brothers and sisters in America. Which is why I was shocked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CCA and Government of Kenya Formalize Partnership by Signing MoUCorporate Council on Africa (CCA) President and CEO, Stephen Hayes and the Hono
CCA and Government of Kenya Formalize Partnership by Signing MoU
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) President and CEO, Stephen Hayes and the Honorable Adan Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary in Kenya's Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives, signing a Memorandum of Understanding on September 26, 2016 in Washington,... Read more
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The Hindu
India carries out strikes on terror launchpads across LoCacross the Line of Control (LoC), the Army said on Thursday. The strike was car
India carries out strikes on terror launchpads across LoC
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
across the Line of Control (LoC), the Army said on Thursday. The strike was carried out on Wednesday night, senior military and diplomatic sources said at a hurriedly called media briefing at the Ministry of External Affairs. “Based on very... Read more
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The Hindu
India carries out strikes on terror launchpads across LoCInformation that terrorists planning to attack some towns and important places
India carries out strikes on terror launchpads across LoC
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Information that terrorists planning to attack some towns and important places prompted Army to act, says Venkaiah; Sushma meets Sonia to brief about the operation. India has carried out surgical strikes targeting “launch pads” for terrorists across... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Pledges to Patronise Local ManufacturersOsagie Ehanire, has reassured local pharmaceutical industries of government's c
Govt Pledges to Patronise Local Manufacturers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Osagie Ehanire, has reassured local pharmaceutical industries of government's commitment in patronising homemade medicines and other healthcare products. Ehanire during a visit to the May and Baker Pharmacentre at Otta, Ogun State, said: "This is... Read more
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New Kerala
Sitharaman attends India-Canada Annual Ministerial Dialogue - newkerala.com #125429NK World, Toronto, Sep 29 : A high level delegation led by Commerce and Industr
Sitharaman attends India-Canada Annual Ministerial Dialogue - newkerala.com #125429
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
NK World, Toronto, Sep 29 : A high level delegation led by Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is attending the 3rd Annual Ministerial Dialogue here on Thursday to enhance bilateral business and commercial linkages between the two... Read more
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asianage
Anti-dumping duty likely on certain Chinese steel productsAnti-dumping measures are taken to ensure fair trade and provide a level-playin
Anti-dumping duty likely on certain Chinese steel products
asianage / Posted yesterday
Anti-dumping measures are taken to ensure fair trade and provide a level-playing field to the domestic industry. New Delhi: The commerce ministry has recommended imposition of anti-dumping duty on imports of steel wire rods from China to protect the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dr. Al-Jaz Chairs Meeting of Higher Supervisory for Sudanese - Chinese Relationscommittee's deputy chairman. In a press statement, the meeting has focused on
Dr. Al-Jaz Chairs Meeting of Higher Supervisory for Sudanese - Chinese Relations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
committee's deputy chairman. In a press statement, the meeting has focused on the call of the Ministries of Agriculture, Trade and Animal Resources for discussing outcome of the recent visit of the Chinese Minister of Agriculture to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Brewing Firm Endorses Dar Industrialisation Drivegovernment's ambition to build an industrial economy is achievable if the gover
Local Brewing Firm Endorses Dar Industrialisation Drive
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
government's ambition to build an industrial economy is achievable if the government would remain committed in creating and sustaining attractive investment environment. TBL Group and East Africa Technical Director, Mr Gavin Van Wijk said in... Read more
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asianage
India, Canada look for ways for early closure of trade dealsCommerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman A high-level delegation led
India, Canada look for ways for early closure of trade deals
asianage / Posted yesterday
Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman A high-level delegation led by Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is there to attend the third Annual Ministerial Dialogue. New Delhi: India and Canada are expected to deliberate on... Read more
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Reuters
Japan August retail sales slip renews pressure on policymakerssales fell more than expected in August for the sixth straight month of annual
Japan August retail sales slip renews pressure on policymakers
Reuters / Posted yesterday
sales fell more than expected in August for the sixth straight month of annual declines due to falling sales of clothes and home appliances - keeping policymakers under pressure to find ways of beefing up household spending. Retail sales fell... Read more
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asianage
Union strict on foreign fireworksIn view of forthcoming festive season and complaints from associations, the gov
Union strict on foreign fireworks
asianage / Posted yesterday
In view of forthcoming festive season and complaints from associations, the government on Wednesday said possession and sale of fireworks of foreign origin in India are illegal and punishable under the law. The commerce and industry ministry said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Welcomes Indian Business Delegation's Plans to Invest U.S.$5 Billion in Nigeriato invest $5 billion in the Nigerian economy. A statement by his Senior Specia
Buhari Welcomes Indian Business Delegation's Plans to Invest U.S.$5 Billion in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to invest $5 billion in the Nigerian economy. A statement by his Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said Buhari spoke while receiving the Indian Vice President, Mohammad Hamid Ansari, at the State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefingprogress report. The MTSF is Government's five-year plan (2014-2019) towards ac
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
progress report. The MTSF is Government's five-year plan (2014-2019) towards achieving the National Development Plan (NDP) and is implemented to realise 14 outcomes. The Cluster is responsible for five outcomes: Outcome 4: Decent employment... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Saarc summit collapses after India and three other members pull outIndia’s efforts to isolate Pakistan on the issue of terrorism got a boost on We
Saarc summit collapses after India and three other members pull out
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
India’s efforts to isolate Pakistan on the issue of terrorism got a boost on Wednesday with Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Bhutan also deciding to skip the Saarc summit in Islamabad in November, setting the stage for the postponement of the meet. In a... Read more
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New Kerala
India invites six Bimstec countries to BRICS Summit - newkerala.com #125156The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multisectoral Technical and Economic Cooperati
India invites six Bimstec countries to BRICS Summit - newkerala.com #125156
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multisectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (Bimstec), since its establishment in 1997 has been successful in a number of areas, but it needs to realise its full potential, Preeti Saran, Secretary (East),... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Affairs Ministry Seals Deal With India on Prisoner TransfersNigeria and India yesterday signed a Letter of Intent to ratify agreements on s
Foreign Affairs Ministry Seals Deal With India on Prisoner Transfers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nigeria and India yesterday signed a Letter of Intent to ratify agreements on such diplomatic issues as prisoners' transfer, customs, renewable energy and visa as well as a Memorandum of Understanding on product standardisation. Indian Ambassador... Read more
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The New Yorker
The DreamerMahmoud al-Zahar is a surgeon in Gaza City. Born in Gaza and trained in Egypt,
The Dreamer
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
Mahmoud al-Zahar is a surgeon in Gaza City. Born in Gaza and trained in Egypt, he specializes in diseases of the thyroid. Several mornings a week, he lectures at the local university. On the wall around his house, there is no announcement of his... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan to test biometric payments for touristsA tourist from abroad takes a photo at Akihabara shopping and amusement distric
Japan to test biometric payments for tourists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
A tourist from abroad takes a photo at Akihabara shopping and amusement district in Tokyo on Sept 8, 2016. (Reuters photo) TOKYO - Japan will begin a trial cashless payment service using biometric technology for foreign tourists from Oct 1, the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Futures Fail To Rebound As Deutsche Bank Tries To Comfort Markets That It Is "Fine"in the US, overnight's session has seen more risk-on sentiment as European stoc
Futures Fail To Rebound As Deutsche Bank Tries To Comfort Markets That It Is "Fine"
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
in the US, overnight's session has seen more risk-on sentiment as European stocks advanced, ignoring some weakness in Asia and especially Japan (Nikkei was down 1.3%) as investors followed every twist of shares of beleaguered lender Deutsche Bank,... Read more
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New Kerala
Possession or sale of imported fireworks illegal: newkerala.com #125005festive season, the government on Wednesday said that the possession or sale of
Possession or sale of imported fireworks illegal: newkerala.com #125005
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
festive season, the government on Wednesday said that the possession or sale of firecrackers of foreign origin was illegal and punishable by law. "Possession and sale of fireworks of foreign origin in India is illegal and punishable under the law.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Respite for Tobacco Firms as Court Puts Brakes on New RulesKenyan cigarette makers and traders have been saved from immediately implementi
Respite for Tobacco Firms as Court Puts Brakes on New Rules
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kenyan cigarette makers and traders have been saved from immediately implementing tough new tobacco law after the Court of Appeal issued a 30-day stay order and the State allowed dealers time to sell old stocks till end of next month. The stringent... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
MyCEB to strengthen alliance with itn'l buyersKuala Lumpur: The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) is assisting
MyCEB to strengthen alliance with itn'l buyers
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) is assisting 25 industry partners to the Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings (IT & CM) Asia 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand to strengthen the existing collaboration with international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Rise in Bread Prices Until January, Govt Promisesin order to avoid any increases in the price of bread before the end of January
No Rise in Bread Prices Until January, Govt Promises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in order to avoid any increases in the price of bread before the end of January 2017, according to a statement from the Ministry of Industry and Trade. This follows prolonged negotiations between the government and the Mozambican Association of... Read more
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The Forward
Shimon Peres, Israel’s Liberal Elder Statesman, Dies at 93the last active member of its founding generation, with the death of Shimon Per
Shimon Peres, Israel’s Liberal Elder Statesman, Dies at 93
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
the last active member of its founding generation, with the death of Shimon Peres, the former ceremonial state president and ex-prime minister today. Peres, who was 93, was rushed to Tel Hashomer Hospital September 13 after suffering a stroke... Read more
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dna
RBI cautions against ignoring bank finance for bondsBank finance should not be stifled in the pursuit of developing the bond market
RBI cautions against ignoring bank finance for bonds
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Bank finance should not be stifled in the pursuit of developing the bond market, feels R Gandhi, deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). He cautioned against deepening the bond market at the cost of bank finance saying, "We must be... Read more
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asianage
Arun Jaitley frowns upon growing protectionismvaledictory address at the ‘Seminar on Challenges in Developing the Bond Market
Arun Jaitley frowns upon growing protectionism
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
valedictory address at the ‘Seminar on Challenges in Developing the Bond Market in BRICS’ organised jointly by the finance ministry and industry body CII. Addressing the SBI economic conclave later in the evening, the minister went on to name the... Read more
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The Indian Express
Next in line: PM Modi to review Pakistan’s Most Favoured Nation’s statusPM Narendra Modi has called a meeting on Thursday with senior officials to weig
Next in line: PM Modi to review Pakistan’s Most Favoured Nation’s status
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
PM Narendra Modi has called a meeting on Thursday with senior officials to weigh India’s options on trade-related relations with Pakistan. (PTI Photo) Twenty years after granting Pakistan the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status in 1996, India now... Read more
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Daily News
Govt. to introduce ‘Anti-Dumping law’bring in an ‘Anti-Dumping Law’ to combat the dumping of imported goods into the
Govt. to introduce ‘Anti-Dumping law’
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
bring in an ‘Anti-Dumping Law’ to combat the dumping of imported goods into the Sri Lankan market, Development Strategies and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama said yesterday. The minister who addressed a media briefing on the... Read more
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Daily News
No timeline to sign ETCA agreement:Indian MinisterDespite the government’s need to fast track negotiations surrounding the Econom
No timeline to sign ETCA agreement:Indian Minister
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Despite the government’s need to fast track negotiations surrounding the Economic and Technology Cooperative Agreement (ETCA) with India, Indian Minister of State for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman yesterday said there was... Read more
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The Hindu
Prabhash Ranjan writes on A case for accepting the WTO rulingCompliance will be in India’s interest because mandatory domestic sourcing irre
Prabhash Ranjan writes on A case for accepting the WTO ruling
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Compliance will be in India’s interest because mandatory domestic sourcing irrespective of costs might make solar power generation unfeasible. The World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) Appellate Body has declared certain domestic content requirements... Read more
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Business Standard India
Commerce ministry wary of revoking Pak's MFN statusAmidst reports that the government is seeking to launch an economic offensive a
Commerce ministry wary of revoking Pak's MFN status
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Amidst reports that the government is seeking to launch an economic offensive against Pakistan, commerce ministry officials are wary of a proposal to revoke the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status given to the neighbouring country. While economic... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian apparel sector aims to increase global market sharevacated by Chinese apparel manufacturers, India's Clothing Manufacturers' Assoc
Indian apparel sector aims to increase global market share
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
vacated by Chinese apparel manufacturers, India's Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India (CMAI) has signed a memorandum of understanding with China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Textiles (CCCT) to explore potential areas of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Project Worth Rwf24 Billion to Boost Commercial FarmingDevelopment (DFID) will Tuesday evening launch a six-year project that is expec
Project Worth Rwf24 Billion to Boost Commercial Farming
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Development (DFID) will Tuesday evening launch a six-year project that is expected to help commercialise agriculture in Rwanda. The programme, worth £23.5 million (approximately Rwf24 billion), is dubbed Improving Market Systems for Agriculture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BRD Supporting Local Exporters to Address Rwanda's Trade DeficitThe Government of Rwanda has initiated various programs to enhance the country'
BRD Supporting Local Exporters to Address Rwanda's Trade Deficit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Government of Rwanda has initiated various programs to enhance the country's exports and address trade deficit. The Second Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy (EDPRS 2), for instance, targets an annual exports growth of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New red meat marketing strategy tells farming storyTuesday, 27 September 2016, 4:56 pmPress Release: Beef And Lamb NZ27 September
New red meat marketing strategy tells farming story
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 4:56 pmPress Release: Beef And Lamb NZ27 September 2016The story of New Zealand farming and its farmers will be at the... Read more
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New Kerala
backed programme found to improve working conditions in global garment factories - newkerala.com #124252World, New York, Sept 27 : A new study has found that a United Nations-backed p
backed programme found to improve working conditions in global garment factories - newkerala.com #124252
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
World, New York, Sept 27 : A new study has found that a United Nations-backed programme aiming to promote competitiveness and improve the working conditions of more than one million workers in garment factories across seven developing countries... Read more
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The Economic Times
Six macro triggers that market may watch todayCode red to flag off misuse of client money by brokers : The Securities and Exc
Six macro triggers that market may watch today
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Code red to flag off misuse of client money by brokers : The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is carrying out a comprehensive review of rules for stock brokers after coming across instances of siphoning of funds and securities from... Read more
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