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Ghana's year-on-year Producer Price Inflation Rate (PPI) for all industry has increased marginally by 0.3 percentage points from 19.2 per cent in March 2015 to 19.5 per cent in April 2015. This is attributed to the increase in inflation rates in the mining and quarrying and utilities sub-sectors.
Morocco is imposing safeguard duties on imports of cold reduced and coated sheet and coil after an investigation found increasing imports were causing or threatening to cause serious injury to the sole domestic producer, Maghreb Steel, according to Moroccan industry and trade ministry's statement obtained by Platts Wednesday.
Bank Indonesia (BI) has predicted that the monthly inflation figure for May 2015 is expected to be at around 0.36 percent, or 6.79 percent year-on-year— higher than April's inflation figure. "Indonesia's year-on-year inflation is expected to increase slightly, but it is still on track.
The value of Thailand's exports dropped 1.7 percent year-on-year in April to 16.9 billion U.S. dollars, the Ministry of Commerce said Tuesday.
President Maithripala Sirisena said that he has instructed the Security Council to prepare a new national security plan considering the current situation of the country. The President was addressing Security Forces personnel after participating in an inspection tour at the Security Forces Headquarters in Welikanda yesterday.
South Korea's outbound shipments, a main growth engine for Asia's fourth-largest economy, are likely to remain weak into the third quarter largely due to slowing growth in China and unfavorable currency circumstances, a central bank report forecast Wednesday.