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In order to further tackle the haze that has been lingering around the region for decades, Singapore has requested seven major local supermarkets, pharmacies and furniture retailers to declare that their relevant products are procured from sustainable sources, the Singapore Environment Council (SEC) and Consumers Association of Singapore (CASE)
Bishkek (AKIpress) - During the first week of October 2015, 1 kg of mutton on the bone on average cost 4,860 MNT in Mongolia, while beef on the bone was sold for 6,690 MNT per kg. This week the price of beef on the bone decreased by 0.8%, while the price of boneless beef decreased by 9%, reports GoGo News Agency.
Argentina claims sovereignty over the Falkland Islands, which Latin Americans call the Malvinas and are under British control.
Venezuelan crude exports to the United States declined 10 percent in September versus the previous month due to lower sales of heavy and medium grades to some of regular customers, according to Reuters trade flows data and PDVSA trade documents.
The Russian pipeline Nord Stream-2 is not ruled out to supply gas to Southeast Europe through a gas hub in Austria's Baumgarten, CEO of Gazprom Alexei Miller told reporters late Thursday. "Yes, they can be provided with gas from Baumgarten as well," Miller said. Germany, France and Italy will be the key markets for the new pipeline, he said.
After the World Bank and the ADB, the IMF has now upgraded this fiscal year's outlook for Bangladesh's economic growth to 6.8 per cent from 6.5 per cent as forecasted in April.