Monthly Archives: September 2021

FPCCI Export Awards: Alvi rewards the best exporters – Business & Finance

KARACHI: President Dr Arif Alvi, addressing the 44th FPCCI Export Awards distribution ceremony, said that today Pakistan has largely overcome its problems related to Covid and economic growth is heading in the right direction and we sincerely hope that we will give a better Pakistan to our future generations. Despite the difficult circumstances, our business community pursues its activities with ...

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Will $ 80 Oil Destroy Demand?

Oil prices at $ 80 a barrel are, in theory, good for the budgets of major oil-exporting countries. But prices at their highest level in three years may soon turn out to be too good to be true for producers. Major importers typically set the limit at $ 80 of oil, while the recovering global economy may be unable to ...

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09/30/2021 | A week in business – October 1, 2021

Preferred WOC Park & ​​Ride option for a large-scale workforce housing complex; Project of 54 people planned on Dorchester Street OCEAN CITY – Ocean City is working on identifying potential locations for one or more affordable seasonal workforce housing projects and the West Ocean City Park & ​​Ride has become the frontrunner. On Tuesday, the mayor and council heard a ...

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International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) Introduces New E-Learning Platform to Industry

CHICAGO, September 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) today announced the launch of its all-new IFMA Foodservice Education Center, an online learning platform featuring on-demand courses and training opportunities for members of IFMA to enrich their knowledge and understanding of doing business in the restaurant industry. The IFMA Foodservice Training Center features multi-lesson courses ...

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Sinema to raise funds from business groups opposing budget bill

WASHINGTON – Arizona Senator Kyrsten Sinema, the impenetrable Democrat who may hold the key to passing his party’s ambitious social policy and climate bill, is expected to hold a fundraiser on Tuesday after midday with five business lobby groups, many of whom fiercely oppose the bill. Under the political logo of Ms. Sinema, the influential National Association of Wholesalers-Distributors and ...

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China’s manufacturing gauge shows first contraction since early 2020

BEIJING – An official gauge of Chinese factory activity fell into contractionary territory in September for the first time since February 2020, when the world’s second-largest economy was hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. The official manufacturing purchasing managers index fell to 49.6 in September, from 50.1 in August, the National Bureau of Statistics said Thursday. That figure, lower than ...

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Exporters honored at the Tasmanian Export Awards 2021

Tasmanian’s top performers in the exporting community were celebrated at the Tasmanian Export Awards 2021, building capacity within the community and creating new jobs – a key priority under the Tasmanian Government’s Business Strategy 2019- 2025. The event took place in the North West at the Paranaple Convention Center in Devonport. This year’s winners represented Tasmania’s leaders in overseas exports ...

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Coffee shortage is coming, and could last three years, importers warn

Coffee drinkers could soon pay more for a dose of caffeine or be served a lower-quality brew, as global price hikes hit the local coffee industry. Key points: World coffee prices jumped 21.6% Climate change and global supply chain issues driving up costs Brazil’s specialty bean importers hit by 40 percent price hike The “world price of coffee” has jumped ...

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Shira Diamonds Offers Wholesale Diamonds and Custom Rings in Dallas

Shira Diamonds, a company based in Dallas, TX, is pleased to announce that it offers custom rings and wholesale diamonds in dallas. They offer Bulk Diamonds, Custom Diamond Rings, Wholesale Diamond Rings, and Diamond Jewelry at competitive wholesale prices. Shira Diamonds only works with the most reputable diamond mines. As such, they have a wide range of diamond nails, loose ...

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