Pakatan Harapan's member who has proposed the question also wants to know measures or efforts that have been or would be taken by the government to ensure the country's food…
Unscrupulous businessmen must be restrained and brought under the law to prevent price hikes, says the paper.
According to the Fed’s statement, some additional tightening might be possible but suggested it was on the verge of pausing future hikes in view of recent turmoil in the…
At a meeting of its task force to fight persistent inflation, the government also decided to distribute ¥50,000 per child to low-income child-rearing households.
TCP Vietnam Investment, which operates the parking lot at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, has said the new fee is to manage traffic but the Taxi Association has objected to it.
Measures to tackle high prices is the government’s top priority in the run-up to unified local elections in April.
Several traders fear there could be a shortage when Ramadan begins in the middle of this week, followed by Hari Raya Aidilfitri a month later.
In separate advisories, local Philippine oil companies said they would cut the prices of gasoline by P1.20 per liter; diesel, P1.85 per liter; and kerosene, P2 per liter.
The current selldown in US equities and emerging markets is expected to last over summer, while the level of the ringgit is being watched.
Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said that low-income segments would be given a subsidy of Rs50 per litre, under the petroleum relief package.