Commerce Secretary Warns Against Storing Goods To Make Extra Profits Secretary of Commerce Tapan Kanti Ghosh said on Wednesday that strict action would be taken against deceptive traders if they tried to source goods for additional profit. Rising prices of basic necessities in the international market have had an impact on the Bangladeshi market, although …

President Hage Geingob praised Zambian democracy, saying the people have given the newly elected leaders a strong mandate to lead the country to greater heights. Geingob attended the swearing-in of new Zambian President Hakainde Hichilema yesterday. Hichilema was inaugurated in Lusaka at a ceremony also attended by official opposition People’s Democratic Movement (PDM) leader McHenry …

By BRIAN NGUGI The United States has been silent on the fate of a free trade pact after U.S. trade chief Katherine Tai met with her Kenyan counterpart Betty Maina on Monday, amid growing unease in Nairobi over the delay by Joe Biden’s administration to close the deal. Separate statements released by both Kenya’s Trade …

Milestone highlights the company’s global leadership in sample preparation The company’s NGS tests have also reached the milestone of one million samples tested since 2015 New Kits and Instruments to Strengthen QIAGEN’s Position in Most Critical Area of ​​Molecular Testing August 23, 2021, GERMANTOWN, Maryland and HILDEN, Germany – (BUSINESS WIRE) – QIAGEN NV (NYSE: …

US stocks rose sharply today to help recover from the steep losses recorded in the extremely volatile trading environment of the past week. The S&P 500 blue chip jumped 0.95% to 4,483.95 points, while the Dow Jones climbed 0.72% to 35,372.11 points. The tech-rich Nasdaq was on track to hit another record, jumping 1.59% to …

The Department of Education announced on August 19 that it would automatically pay off federal student loans for 323,000 borrowers who qualify as totally and permanently disabled. Their debt stands at $ 5.8 billion. Those who qualify for the loan discharge were identified through a data match with the Social Security Administration. Previously, people with …

How wonderful that Ian “Beef Quota” Botham is the UK’s Trade Envoy to the Commonwealth of Australia. He is well known there – if not loved – and he even has some experience in the Antipodes trade himself, lending his legendary name to a range of wines from South East Australia. Botham’s wine marketing material …

Despite the challenges of COVID-19 and inclement weather, rising commodity prices and government support ultimately reversed the trend of the year-over-year increase in Chapter 12 bankruptcies. The American Farm Bureau looked at U.S. court data from June 2020 through June 2021 and found that there were 438 Chapter 12 bankruptcy filings, down 24%. The number …

With thousands of people claiming Kabul airport from others fearing the new rulers without being able to leave the country, the Afghan capital has also seen a massive surge in commodity prices and the suspension of banking services since the Taliban have taken control. As chaos tightened its grip on the war-torn country since the …

High tariffs on Thai products stifle exports to Bangladesh to desired level despite strong demand, Thai official says Thailand wants to sign a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Bangladesh to increase bilateral trade, as tariff and non-tariff barriers hamper the promotion of trade potential between the two countries. Thai business advisor in Dhaka Khemathat Archawathamrong …