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  1. Business - Economy - TRADE

    US farm groups seek to exclude Japan from Pacific trade talks

    Posted May 30th 2014, 01:10am by Reuters

    ... Associates, USA Rice Federation, the National Pork Producers Council and the International Dairy Foods Association said in a statement on Wednesday. "It is a big step but one ...

  2. Business - China Business - TRADE

    China's taste for salmon boosts air shipments

    Posted May 24th 2014, 01:52am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Taste for salmon and wine boosts air shipments China's burgeoning middle class is eating more Western food and drinking more imported wine than ever, boosting ... to Asia, he said. China is consuming more Western food and produce as the country's per capita income is poised to double by 2020. The growing middle class is eating more KFC, McDonald's ...

  3. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Free-trade agreements more to do with politics than goods and services

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 01:14am by DAVID DODWELL

    ... tariffs for the export of finished goods from one economy to a second economy is a total waste of time. It gave me great pleasure telling off Singapore officials for wasting so many thousands ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Fancy a bowl of antelope noodles? Namibia eyes meat exports to Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 04:10am by Amy Nip

    ... supplier. We must add value," he said, adding that the ties with China gave Namibia a chance to diversify. A Centre for Food Safety spokesman said the application from Namibia was still being ...

  5. Business - China Business - TRADE

    Debate in US over trade deficit with China heats up

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 10:07am by Toh Han Shih

    ... than 70,000 jobs in the US, an eightfold increase from 2007, owing in part to Shuanghui International's US$4.7 billion acquisition of US pork producer Smithfield Foods, said Rhodium Group, ...

  6. Business - Economy - TRADE

    China's trade with Latin America set to outpace EU within two years

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 02:28am by Toh Han Shih

    ... said. Mexico had been pushing hard to gain access to the Chinese market for Mexican products such as food, she said. Rough spots have also emerged in the China-Brazil relationship, according ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - TRADE

    China's surge in forex reserves prompts calls for monetary reform

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 01:09am by Denise Tsang

    ... not be undervalued at present." Zhang, who has been advocating higher interest rates since last year, said China needs higher rates to cool its property bubble, reduce wasteful investments and minimise ...

  8. News - World - TRADE

    Romania selling 500,000 cattle and three million pigs to China

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 05:30am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bucharest Beijing signs deal for cattle and pigs with sheep and other food produce on its shopping list China taps Romania to meet rising meat demand Hit ... to import 500,000 cattle and three million pigs from Romania over the next few years. On a visit to Bucharest, Premier Li Keqiang said China also wanted to import sheep and possibly other food ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Namibia seeks to beef up Hong Kong's meat supply

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 10:28am by Amy Nip

    ... markets because of diminishing demand in the region, he said. The Food and Environmental Services Department confirmed it had received Namibia's application. But it was understood that exporters had first to meet stringent requirements to supply beef- a restricted food product- to Hong Kong. There are technical difficulties involved in inspecting the hygiene conditions of farms ...

  10. News - World - TRADE

    It's do or die for Doha trade deal at WTO Bali meeting

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 10:31pm by Reuters

    ... difficult to stand in the way," a diplomat said. Indian Trade Minister Anand Sharma has promised "no compromise" on India's policy of subsidising food for the poor. But it is not clear if he will accept the draft Bali deal, which would permit the subsidised food policy for four years, or if he will push for a permanent exemption, which risks leaving India exposed ...




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