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Regional economies that escaped prolonged lockdowns during the Covid-19 Delta outbreak have performed strongly as they have benefited from high commodity prices. Image file. Photo: RNZ / Nate McKinnon The latest Westpac Regional Roundup report shows that the emergence of the Delta variant created a performance gap between regions that had fewer restrictions and those …

December 13 (Reuters) – Australian stocks rose on Monday, helped by energy and mining stocks, as commodity prices strengthened amid lessening concerns about the impact of the Omicron coronavirus variant on global economic growth. The S & P / ASX 200 (.AXJO) climbed 0.5% to 7,388 at 12:37 GMT, rebounding from a 0.4% decline on …

After more than a year, the farmers’ unions finally decided to call off their protests with the repeal of the three controversial farm laws. Ultimately, no one knows why the laws were introduced and why they were withdrawn, as the government refused to discuss them in parliament. But in the process, he conceded at the …

Following USDA’s supply / demand and WASDE reports in December, CME Group’s agricultural markets ended mostly higher. At the close, March corn futures closed up 4 1/2 at $ 5.91. May futures contracts ended up 4 1/4 ¢ to $ 5.93. July corn futures closed 3 ¢ higher at $ 5.91. January soybean futures ended …

Crude oil storage tanks are seen from above at the Cushing Oil Hub in Cushing, Oklahoma on March 24, 2016. REUTERS / Nick Oxford / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register Biden warns Putin of sanctions, Nord Stream 2 disruption if Russia invades API shows crude inventories are falling …

news, latest news Australian farmers are expected to break records for production value and volume in 2021-2022 due to exceptional seasonal conditions and soaring global commodity prices. This is according to the latest quarterly report from the Australian Bureau of Agricultural Economics and Sciences and Resources (ABARES), released on Tuesday. Despite recent damage from floods …

Financial Advisor Shaukat Tarin chairs the Trade Balance Review Meeting. Courtesy Photo PID Meeting to review trade balance position, imports of food, fuel oil and vaccines will soon be reduced and lead to lower trade bill Prime Minister’s Finance Advisor Shaukat Tarin chaired a meeting on Thursday to review Pakistan’s trade balance position after economic …

Tariffs on imported wheat and beef, as well as fuel and cement, have been removed or reduced over the next four months in an effort to stabilize consumer prices, the Yuan executive said on Tuesday. From yesterday to March 31, tariffs of 6.5% on wheat imports were removed, while tariffs on imported beef were halved …

NEW DELHI: With the introduction of standards for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on silver, investors will be able to invest in silver in a more liquid way and help diversify the portfolio, experts said on Sunday. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has set operating standards for silver ETFs, according to which such a …

An oil tanker queues in the ocean outside the Port of Long Beach-Port of Los Angeles complex, amid the coronavirus disease pandemic (COVID-19), in Los Angeles, California, United States, April 7, 2021. REUTERS / Lucy Nicholson / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now New variant of COVID-19 detected …