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Channel NewsAsia
Despite rosier economic outlook, restaurant owners in Singapore still feeling the biteand beverage) establishments, likely because restaurant meals tended to be more
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and beverage) establishments, likely because restaurant meals tended to be more expensive,” said a spokesperson from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI). Weakness in the labour market remains a key reason why local consumers continue to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Spends U.S.$139 Million on Workshopswhen other ministries such as Trade and Industry are underfunded. "The money s
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
when other ministries such as Trade and Industry are underfunded. "The money spent on workshops can finance the 2017/18 Ministry of Trade, Industry and Commerce budget (Shs85b)," the report notes. Ministry of Health topped the spenders on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Consumer Unity and Trust Society (Cuts) Ghana Commemorates World Competition (Antitrust) Day 2017The Ghana Office of the Consumer Unity and Trust Society (CUTS) International h
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Ghana Office of the Consumer Unity and Trust Society (CUTS) International has urged the Government of Ghana and the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MoTI) to make Competition Regime a legislative priority for 2018. Mr Appiah Kusi Adomako, Country... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
Sudan's Forex Dealers Face Arrest Warrantsforeigners without official documents to buy or sell crops. There is "tamperin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
foreigners without official documents to buy or sell crops. There is "tampering in the commercial records of foreigners", El Sir said, which the ministry of trade is attempting to control by keeping track of the records of exporters and impo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trade Minister Tasks Sugar Producers to Reduce Pricesevening. In a meeting between Ms Kyambadde and the members of Uganda Sugar Mil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
evening. In a meeting between Ms Kyambadde and the members of Uganda Sugar Millers Association held on Tuesday at the ministry of trade headquarters in Kampala, the manufacturers denied being behind the escalating sugar prices. "... they... Read more
3d
International Business Times
South Korea replacing Winter Olympics volunteers with robots, one to become a torchbearer South Korea is looking to seek help from a team of robots during the upcoming W
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
South Korea is looking to seek help from a team of robots during the upcoming Winter Olympics 2018. The South Korean ministry of trade, industry and energy said on Wednesday (6 November) that it plans to employ a whopping 85 robots to work as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Welcome e-Waste Recycling Facilitywill require caution to the facility management," he added. According to Olivi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
will require caution to the facility management," he added. According to Olivier Mbera, the e-waste project manager at the Ministry of Trade and Industry, an inventory survey and the amount of e-waste to be generated revealed that there is an... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Minister for Trade Issues New RegulationsAl Sir on Tuesday issued a number of regulations organizing the trade and reins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Al Sir on Tuesday issued a number of regulations organizing the trade and reinstating measures relate d to exports with the Ministry of Trade as well as a decision on imports of commodities for personal use. The Decision No (17) for the Fiscal year... Read more
5d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore, China reaffirm strong bilateral economic tiesby Singapore's Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade) Lim Hng Kiang and China'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
by Singapore's Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade) Lim Hng Kiang and China's Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan, said the Ministry of Trade and Industry in a press release on Tuesday. The IPC is a platform for Singapore and China to share... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
National e-Waste Recycling Facility LaunchedNational e-Waste recycling facility located in Bugesera District. Although the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
National e-Waste recycling facility located in Bugesera District. Although the facility worth Rwf 1.26bn is under the ministry of trade, industry and EAC affairs (MINEACOM), it was funded by Rwanda Green Fund. During a past interview with The... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Rwanda in Drive to Increase Green Growth Awarenesslaunch of Rwanda e-Waste Recycling Facility, the second of its kind in Africa -
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
launch of Rwanda e-Waste Recycling Facility, the second of its kind in Africa - financed by FONERWA and implemented by the Ministry of Trade. Coletha Ruhamya', Director General of Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA) said the launch of... Read more
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6d
AllAfrica.com
Trade - FCFA 8.76billion Proposedthe budgetary request and expected output in parliament on Saturday December 1,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the budgetary request and expected output in parliament on Saturday December 1, 2017. The draft budget allocated to the Ministry of Trade for the 2018 financial year stands at FCFA8, 766 billion. The Minister of Trade, Luc Magloire Mbarga... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
Govt Urges Manufacturers to Tap Into Madeand value addition to meet customer expectations. The expo, organised by the P
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
and value addition to meet customer expectations. The expo, organised by the Private Sector Federation in partnership with Ministry of Trade and Industry, gives an opportunity to Rwandan manufacturers to showcase what they can do and their... Read more
9d
Marketing Interactive
ONE Championship names new leadersin Singapore. Prior to TPG, Teh held various leadership positions in the Republ
Marketing Interactive / Posted 9 days ago
in Singapore. Prior to TPG, Teh held various leadership positions in the Republic of Singapore Air Force and Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry. Teh was a key member of the team that brought Formula One to Singapore, organising the first... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Government to Cut Sugar Pricesago, the Ministry of Finance was asked to liaise with Uganda Revenue Authority,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
ago, the Ministry of Finance was asked to liaise with Uganda Revenue Authority, Uganda Sugar Manufacturers Association and Ministry of Trade to work out modalities to expeditiously allow tax-free sugar imports but without hurting the local... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Bittersweet Coffee Storythe Uganda Revenue Authority system and the experience, Rweihangwe says, has be
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
the Uganda Revenue Authority system and the experience, Rweihangwe says, has been a seamless flow of work; thus, urging the ministry of Trade to expedite rollout of the platform to other trade regulatory agencies. With the manual system, a trader... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Region in Joint Efforts to Develop Cross-Border Tradeon regional trading protocols and services, robbery, gender based violence and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
on regional trading protocols and services, robbery, gender based violence and confiscation. According to Rwanda's Ministry of Trade and Industry, cross-border trade contributes over $ 170 million annually to GDP. Robert Opirah, the... Read more
12d
Channel NewsAsia
Junior staff in private sector may see higher bonuses, but not those in SMEslinkage.” The increase in civil servants' bonuses comes on the back of a stron
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
linkage.” The increase in civil servants' bonuses comes on the back of a stronger economy. The latest statistics from the Ministry of Trade and Industry showed that Singapore’s economy grew by 5.2 per cent in the third quarter of 2017. NO... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
Industries Save Billions Through Clean Production TechnologiesRwf1 billion between 2013 and 2014, and cut about 1,290 tonnes of carbon emissi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Rwf1 billion between 2013 and 2014, and cut about 1,290 tonnes of carbon emissions per year. The programme hosted by the Ministry of Trade and Industry is working with over 70 industries, which Niyonzima said are in the process of addressing the... Read more
12d
Channel NewsAsia
IE Singapore CEO Lee Ark Boon to step down on Dec 31International Enterprise (IE) Singapore Lee Ark Boon will step down from his ro
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
International Enterprise (IE) Singapore Lee Ark Boon will step down from his role on Dec 31 to join the private sector, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said on Tuesday (Nov 28) in a press release. Current Deputy CEO of IE Singapore Kathy Lai... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
EU Trade 'Guarantees Free Access of Gambian Goods'infrastructure for The Gambia and west Africa," he added. With the change of g
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
infrastructure for The Gambia and west Africa," he added. With the change of government, the EU ambassador said the Ministry of Trade confirmed that the process for The Gambia to be part of EPA has begun in earnest. "The Gambia has suffered... Read more
13d
Channel NewsAsia
Civil servants to get year-end bonus of 1 month3.5 per cent in the first three quarters of 2017, compared to 1.7 per cent over
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
3.5 per cent in the first three quarters of 2017, compared to 1.7 per cent over the same period a year ago," it said. The Ministry of Trade and Industry has forecast that the economy will grow by 3 per cent to 3.5 per cent for the whole of 2017,... Read more
13d
Channel NewsAsia
Civil servants to get year-end Annual Variable Component of 1 monthcompared to 1.7% over the same period a year ago. Taking into account the globa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
compared to 1.7% over the same period a year ago. Taking into account the global and domestic economic environment, the Ministry of Trade and Industry has forecast that the economy will grow by 3.0% to 3.5% for the whole of 2017. Against this... Read more
14d
Channel NewsAsia
Innovation to be a major theme for Singapore-China cooperation: Henghave “taken off quite nicely”. “I think the reluctance to go abroad is much le
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
have “taken off quite nicely”. “I think the reluctance to go abroad is much less than it was years ago when I was in the Ministry of Trade and Industry,” said Mr Heng. “But still it is an ongoing effort. We need to encourage more young people to... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore revises up growth forecast for 2017 as Q3 GDP grows 5.2%The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Thursday (Nov 23) said the Singapor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Thursday (Nov 23) said the Singapore economy is expected to grow by 3 to 3.5 per cent for 2017, an upward revision from its initial range of 2 to 3 per cent.... Read more
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17d
AllAfrica.com
Chinese Liquor Giants Looking to Make in Roads Into Region(Moutai) would like to set up a distribution network in Africa through Namibia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
(Moutai) would like to set up a distribution network in Africa through Namibia which I think should be encouraged by the ministry of trade in Namibia because this would result in more tax revenue being generated for the Government and job... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore inflation remains at 0.4% in Octobercosts, also remained unchanged from the previous month at 1.5 per cent, the Mon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
costs, also remained unchanged from the previous month at 1.5 per cent, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said in a joint press release on Thursday (Nov 23). Across the sectors, prices in all... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore’s GDP growth races to near 4-year high in Q3: Time to cheer?a whopping 8.8 per cent, also beating official estimates and was well above the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
a whopping 8.8 per cent, also beating official estimates and was well above the second-quarter’s 2.2 per cent growth. The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Thursday (Nov 23) also upgraded its full-year growth forecast for 2017 to 3 to 3.5... Read more
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18d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore revises up growth forecast for 2017 as Q3 GDP grows 5.2%SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Thursday (Nov 23) said t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Thursday (Nov 23) said the Singapore economy is expected to grow by 3 to 3.5 per cent for 2017, an upward revision from its initial range of 2 to 3 per cent. It announced this alongside the... Read more
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18d
AllAfrica.com
Software Potentialproducts that began 100 years ago." Some of that benefits have already been fe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
products that began 100 years ago." Some of that benefits have already been felt in Ethiopia's economy already. Citing the Ministry of Trade and Industry, the Huffington Post has revealed that more than 700 companies in computer technology and 95... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Miti to come out with fourth industrial revolution frameworkKUCHING: The Ministry of Trade and Industry (Miti) will come out with the fourt
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
KUCHING: The Ministry of Trade and Industry (Miti) will come out with the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) framework by year-end, said its Secretary-General, Datuk Seri J Jayasiri. He said five technical teams were working on the issues,... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Pre-Empting Consumer-Unfriendly BehavioursThis is in an effort to fight against black marketing as the festive period dra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
This is in an effort to fight against black marketing as the festive period draws nearer. The Ministry of Trade within the guidelines of ensuring the availability and variety of several products as the cheerful end-of-year period arrives, has called... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Industrialisation - Global Union Holds Rally in Abuja Todaydrive in Africa will hold in the streets of Abuja today. He said, "Together wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
drive in Africa will hold in the streets of Abuja today. He said, "Together with the officials of UNIDO, Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment, manufacturers, relevant stakeholders, members of African affiliates of Industriall will... Read more
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20d
AllAfrica.com
4th Industrial Revolution - Whither Africa?to examine ways and means to stimulate Africa industrialization process. The of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
to examine ways and means to stimulate Africa industrialization process. The officials of UNIDO in Nigeria, Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment, manufacturers, relevant stakeholders, members of African affiliates of Industriall global... Read more
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20d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore’s final Q3 GDP in for upward revision: Economistsfigure suggested – which was already the strongest in more than three years – a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
figure suggested – which was already the strongest in more than three years – according to private sector economists. The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) is set to release the final reading of GDP growth for the July to September quarter on... Read more
20d
The Trinidad Guardian
‘Dishonest’ PATT must pay car dealer $8.5mTrinidad from Japan between March and September 2014. The company imported the
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
Trinidad from Japan between March and September 2014. The company imported the vehicles without import licences, as the Ministry of Trade and Industry has stopped issuing licences due to a separate lawsuit with the T&T Automotive Dealers’... Read more
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Breitbart
Saudi Arabia to Open Justice Ministry Jobs to Women, Legalizes YogaOn Tuesday, Saudi Arabia officially approved yoga as a sport under its Ministry
Breitbart / Posted 22 days ago
On Tuesday, Saudi Arabia officially approved yoga as a sport under its Ministry of Trade and Industry. According to India Today, “In 2015, shortly after the United Nations declared June 21 as the International Yoga Day, the Indian diplomatic missions... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Deal to Connect Regional SMEs to Global Marketsaccording to experts. The challenges include limited finance, high taxes, lack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
according to experts. The challenges include limited finance, high taxes, lack of markets, and inadequate skills. The Ministry of Trade and Industry says 98 per cent of businesses are considered SMEs in Rwanda, contributing 41 per cent of all... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Nation to Host 7th International Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Conferenceadding this would help to exchange information about the current status of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
adding this would help to exchange information about the current status of the international pulses and oilseeds market, Ministry of Trade Export Promotion Director General Assefa Mulugeta told a press conference here yesterday. The platform... Read more
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dna
Subramanian Swamy welcomes Saudi move to introduce Yoga as sports activityhealth should not be related to any particular religion. He also said that Yoga
dna / Posted 25 days ago
health should not be related to any particular religion. He also said that Yoga was never prohibited in Islam. The Saudi Ministry of Trade and Industry approved Yoga under "sports activities" and allowed Saudi citizens to practice it on issuance... Read more
26d
dna
Saudi Arabia approves Yoga as sports activity, Muslim cleric welcomes the movea healthy environment, then only people will follow. "We welcome this move by t
dna / Posted 26 days ago
a healthy environment, then only people will follow. "We welcome this move by the Saudi Ministry," Rashidi said. The Saudi Ministry of Trade and Industry approved Yoga under "sports activities" and allowed Saudi citizen to practice it on the... Read more
27d
AllAfrica.com
Abuja D-8 Ministerial MeetingNigeria is the only African country in D-8. The Tuesday summit signifies the re
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Nigeria is the only African country in D-8. The Tuesday summit signifies the renewed activism of the Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment under Ministers Okechukwu Enelama and Hadjia Aisha Abubakar. D-8 holds technical meetings to... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
Europe in Africa: the Price of Partnershipsin late 2016, but the Aso Rock Villa rendezvous didn't produce desired outcomes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
in late 2016, but the Aso Rock Villa rendezvous didn't produce desired outcomes at the time. But on April 7, the Nigerian Ministry of Trade and Investment announced a new policy on tomato, effective after 30 days. The new policy adopted... Read more
28d
Inquirier.net
Singapore’s Lee arrives for Asean SummitGDP growth rate in 2016 was the second lowest in the region with 1.9 percent, f
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
GDP growth rate in 2016 was the second lowest in the region with 1.9 percent, following Brunei Darussalam. The country’s Ministry of Trade and Industry attributed this to slow private consumption and expenditure. With 3.4 percent of its GDP... Read more
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29d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore to officially take over chairmanship at 31st ASEAN summitfor Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade) Lim Hng Kiang and officials from MFA and Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI). He will also be accompanied by his wife, Madam Ho Ching. ASEAN LEADERS TO EXCHANGE... Read more

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