“Having an effective and efficient transportation system will have multiplier effects on employment, the economy, our society. It will bring comfort, convenience, an easier life…
Older people, especially richer urban retirees, are increasingly seen by policymakers as potential consumers to drive economic growth.
The region is home to many tourism-reliant economies, in which the Chinese used to account for the bulk of visitors to beach resorts and luxury malls that had been hit hard by…
The scheme’s roll-out comes as Hong Kong, which had been cut off from much of the world for nearly three years, scrapped the last of its pandemic restrictions.
Cryptocurrencies had attracted massive popularity in Indonesia and many parts of the world since the pandemic began.
Under the first phase of the travel resumption, the financial center will allow up to 50,000 arrivals daily from the mainland to enter via land ports.
The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission had recently recommended raising retail electricity prices by 15 per cent.
With the rising costs of ingredients, they claim that they are struggling, especially when their prices are contractually bound by canteen tenders.
The company cited soaring costs for materials, labor, transportation and electricity.
Surging rents caught many tenants by surprise, with many having to move after their leases were up and landlords hiked prices, said property agents.