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Rice millers fear export ban, mull shutting shop

The State government offered to sell the paddy to the millers at a price lower than it offered to farmers. However, teh offer does not seem to attract the millers. 

published on : 30th June 2022

Egg price hits ₹6 in Dharmapuri, poultries blame rise in input cost

Poultry farmers stated that over the past year, production cost increased by roughly 30% which put immense strain on farmers who couldn't stabilise the maintenance of their poultry.

published on : 30th June 2022

Sri Lanka to liberalise fuel import and marketing: Energy Minister

The selection would be based on the ability to import without forex requirements from the Sri Lankan central bank, he added.

published on : 28th June 2022

Tata Motors to increase prices of commercial vehicles upto 2.5 per cent

The hike will be across the range of commercial vehicles and the quantum will depend on individual model and variant.

published on : 28th June 2022

Cotton prices dip in Madurai, Ramnad

From `53-`60 per kg in 2020, the cotton price jumped to an average price of `77 per kg the next year. The price further soared to `100-`113 in the initial half of 2022.

published on : 28th June 2022

As share price dips 30 per cent, experts advice patience to LIC investors

Major blow to investors as market capitalisation of the state-run insurer has come down to Rs 4.19 lakh crore from Rs 6 lakh crore, wiping a total of Rs 1.81 lakh crore

published on : 27th June 2022

Construction cost goes through roof

It goes without saying that the increase in prices of different raw materials increases the overall cost of the construction and builders will not bear the additional financial burden.

published on : 27th June 2022

Sri Lanka is exploring options to purchase oil from Russia: Minister 

On Sunday, petrol price was hiked by LKR 50 and diesel by LKR 60 respectively, the third price revision in just over two months.

published on : 26th June 2022

Sri Lanka hikes fuel prices by LKR 50 and diesel by LKR 60 as filling stations go dry

Power Minister Kanchana Wijesekera requested citizens not to line up for fuel and announced the closure of refinery operations till the arrival of the next shipment of crude.

published on : 26th June 2022

'How much for my kidney?' Inflation sparks distress, global wave of protests for higher pay, aid

As prices rise, inflation threatens to exacerbate inequalities and widen the gap between billions of people struggling to cover their costs and those who are able to keep spending.

published on : 25th June 2022

Construction cost goes through the roof

An abnormal increase in the prices of building and construction materials in the last three years has put builders and contractors in a fix.  

published on : 25th June 2022

Rupee recovers from record low, opens 12 paise up at 78.20 against US dollar

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 78.20 against the American dollar. In initial trade, the local currency witnessed a high of 78.19 and a low of 78.24 against the US dollar.

published on : 24th June 2022

Hero MotoCorp to hike motorcycle, scooter prices by up to Rs 3,000 from July 1

The company further said that the price revision has been necessitated to partially offset the steadily growing overall cost inflation, including commodity prices.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Rupee recovers from record low, inches higher by 9 paise against US dollar in early trade

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 78.26 against the American dollar, then inched higher to quote at 78.23, registering a rise of 9 paise from the previous close.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Inflation: Economic circumstances negatively impacting market for packaged food, says ITC

Fast-moving consumer goods companies have been bearing the maximum brunt of rising commodity prices and geopolitical tensions which have forced them to pass on some part of the cost to consumers.

published on : 23rd June 2022
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