The government has no alternative but to divest itself of sugar

Source: https://www.stabroeknews.com Back in the seventies, King Sugar was considered a vital leg (together with bauxite and rice) of the tripod on which the economy stood, primarily because of the high demand and high price paid by foreign buyers for sugar. I am talking of over US$460 a ton for sugar in the late 1980s,…

Government Reduces Cost Of Milk And Sugar

by how kenya The government has reduced the price of milk and sugar. The State, on Thursday, June 9 announced a reduction in the price of these commodities in an attempt to cushion consumers from the rising cost of living, a situation that has become a campaign tool for the opposition. This move will see…

Consumers suffer as misuse of govt subsidy goes unchecked

Source: https://tribune.com.pk ISLAMABAD: The misuse of government subsidy goes on unchecked in Pakistan as happens in cases of sugar and wheat. Ramazan package, an annual feature, is no exception, though it is supposed to provide some solace to the country’s citizens from rising prices in the holy month. But subsidy under this package proves to be…

No hike in prices of sugar, vermicelli before Eid, say wholesalers

Source: https://bdnews24.com Traders have at last come up with a piece of good news for Eid-ul-Fitr shoppers – the prices of sugar, vermicelli and other spices will remain stable until the big festival. The price of sugar which soared at the beginning of Ramadan is now back to normal, they claimed. The wholesale price of…

Wholesale price of sugar reduced

Source: http://www.adaderana.lk The wholesale price of a kilogram of sugar has been reduced from Rs 99 to Rs 96 effective from today (17) in the local market, according to the sugar importers’ association. This is in line with global market prices of sugar going down, they said. Secretary of the association, Hemaka Fernando, stated that…

SUGAR’S SOUR STORY, DOMESTIC PRICES AT 6 MONTH LOW

by CNBC-TV18 Manisha Gupta speaks to Narendra Murkumbi, Vice Chairman & Managing Director of Shree Renuka Sugars to understand the decline in domestic as well as global sugar prices and if the industry is ready for GST

Wholesale price of sugar reduced

Source: http://srilanka.timesofnews.com The wholesale price of a kilogram of sugar has been reduced from Rs 99 to Rs 96 effective from today (17) in the local market, according to the sugar importers’ association. This is in line with global market prices of sugar going down, they said. Secretary of the association, Hemaka Fernando, stated that…

Farmers are silent, not dead, says former Haryana CM

Source: https://www.thehindu.com Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda called upon all farmers’ groups and pro-farmer individuals on Friday to come together and mount pressure on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government to agree to the demands of the farming community. Addressing a gathering at the Kisan Panchayat in Kurukshetra, Mr. Hooda said that the…

Wholesale price of sugar reduced

Source: http://www.adaderana.lk The wholesale price of a kilogram of sugar has been reduced from Rs 99 to Rs 96 effective from today (17) in the local market, according to the sugar importers’ association. This is in line with global market prices of sugar going down, they said. Secretary of the association, Hemaka Fernando, stated that…

No hike in prices of sugar, vermicelli before Eid, say wholesalers

Source: https://bdnews24.com Traders have at last come up with a piece of good news for Eid-ul-Fitr shoppers – the prices of sugar, vermicelli and other spices will remain stable until the big festival. The price of sugar which soared at the beginning of Ramadan is now back to normal, they claimed. The wholesale price of…