Workers spray insecticide at a maize field in Pak Chong, Thailand. Reuters
A weak monsoon season will not only impact agricultural production, but also subdue consumption and consequently slowdown the country’s economic growth.
Farmer Kalandarov is practicing a type of storage that is centuries-old — the shed has been in his own family for three generations — and he is dismissive of younger farmers who are turning to refrigerators.
Robust earnings from Google-owner Alphabet and Twitter took the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes close to record levels on Friday, with data showing the domestic economy slowed lesser than expected in the second quarter providing support.
Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Political Communication Shahbaz Gill said that there was no increase in the prices of petroleum products despite the continuous rise in the prices in the world market.
Britain’s government plans to launch the world’s first sovereign green bonds for retail investors as part of its push to create a net-zero-carbon economy by 2050.
Warren Buffett is upbeat on US economy and his company Berkshire Hathaway continues to buy back its stocks even as COVID-19 pandemic hits results.