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Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asia-Pacific Region Indonesian businesses look to Singapore, Malaysia for Covid-19 measures Indonesian businesses are looking at neighboring countries for coronavirus responses as Southeast Asia’s most populous country faces increasing pressure to escalate its own measures, including potentially locking down the …

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Pakistan In Focus

Pakistan News

State Bank announces additional relief for exporters The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has announced additional relief measures for exporters in the backdrop of challenges being faced by the export sector due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A six-month extension in …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

*Trends in the container market International Experts identified that this market is “the closest to the consumer” and, by its nature, the demand is strongly driven by the GDP developments globally, demographic developments and, not least, changes in per capita …

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World Commodities

Commodity News

Commodity Markets In 2020 Nickel International studies revealed that in late August 2019, Indonesia announced it was bringing forward an export ban on nickel ore (grade less than 1.7 percent) from 2020 onwards instead of the initial deadline of 2022. …

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Gulf In Focus

Gulf News

UAE exchange responds to delays in funds transfers from customers UAE Exchange, one of the largest companies dealing in remittances and foreign exchange in the region, on Thursday said its top traditional markets are performing well but it is facing …

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Government Initiative

Government Initiative

*Overseas Investors Call on PM Imran Khan Presently, the Prime Minister Imran Khan said that it was their priority to facilitate business community in Pakistan and the government is committed towards bringing more ease in doing business. Sources recorded that …

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Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asia-Pacific Region China should not rely on massive stimulus to overcome ‘unprecedented’ economic slowdown China should not try to bolster its coronavirus-hit economy by again resorting to a massive debt-fuelled fiscal and monetary stimulus programme, according to a group of …

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Pakistan In Focus

Pakistan News

Banks exploit private sector borrowers The government’s increasing reliance on borrowing to remain afloat has allowed commercial banks to exploit private-sector borrowers as the banks have started charging a premium on lending to the private sector despite an overall low …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

*Trends in the dry bulk market International study revealed that the dominant factors for the dry bulk market are commodity supply industries like energy, manufacturing and construction. As the experts have discussed in various studies, world trading activity is closely …

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World Commodities

Commodity News

Commodity Markets In 2020 Milk and milk products Researchers revealed that worldwide milk production is forecast at 852 million tons during 2019, a rise of 1.4 percent from 2018 – a smaller rate of growth than earlier anticipated in May, …

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Gulf In Focus

Gulf News

UAE mints 15,000 millionaires in 2019 The number of millionaires in the UAE grew by almost 15,000 last year and another 41,300 high net worth individuals will make the Emirates their home over the next four years, according to a …

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Government Initiative

Government Initiative

*PM tells tough times ‘over’ for Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that Pakistan’s tough days are now behind it and Pakistan is on the right track. PM made the comment while introducing the Rs15 billion ‘Ehsaas Amdan Programme’ in …

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