Government wants to ensure tax breaks for free ports are not wasted

EENTER THE Tilbury Harbor and you’ll see building materials piled up, imported, processed and waiting to be transported to construction sites. With London nearby and an increase in demand for home extensions linked to the pandemic, business is booming – or rather, beeping, as vehicles lift and stack containers in …

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Private banks refrain from issuing AT-1 bonds in the domestic market

Right now, almost three or four state-owned banks are looking to issue Tier 1 bonds. By Manish M Suvarna Even though public banks are tapping into the corporate bond market with additional Tier 1 (AT-1) bonds, private banks have remained on the sidelines as demand for mutual funds continues to …

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Indonesia G20: the country prepares the energy transition for a pilot project

The energy transition becomes the pilot project or the beacon. A package on the retirement of coal-fired power plants (PLTU) must be prepared Jakarta (ANTARA) – Energy transition is one of the pilot projects that Indonesia will present when hosting the G20 presidency, said Coordinating Minister of Economic Affairs Airlangga …

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A trade-related solution to the challenge of US inflation

This article is an on-site version of our Trade Secrets newsletter. Sign up here to receive the newsletter directly to your inbox from Monday to Thursday Hello from Washington, where President Joe Biden has just emerged from a virtual meeting with Chinese Premier Xi Jinping. Trade has been brought up, …

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How Tanzania can take full advantage of the Continental Free Trade Area

By Alex Nelson Malanga Dar es Salaam. Business stakeholders said yesterday that Tanzania will truly benefit from the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), so some outstanding trade barriers need to be lifted. The challenges that were pointed out at the CEO Roundtable (CEOrt) meeting that need to be addressed …

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Jamieson Coote Bonds Appoints Senior Portfolio Manager

Jamieson Coote Bonds has appointed James Wilson as the lead portfolio manager of its high quality fixed income investment team, bringing 15 years of experience in the domestic and global fixed income markets. Wilson joined VFMC where he worked as a Senior Fixed Interest and Absolute Return Portfolio Manager, managing …

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After the Moto Tab G20, Motorola could launch the Moto Tab G70 with an 11-inch screen

Motorola has entered the tablet market with the Moto Tab G20. The tablet was launched in the budget category, but now Motorola plans to unveil a slightly more premium tablet. STRONG POINTS The Moto Tab G70 is expected to feature a 10- or 11-inch screen. The Moto Tab G70 is …

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Dem’s proposal to ban oil exports would devastate U.S. energy industry and economy – Experts

SAN ANTONIO (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – November 16, 2021) A ban on U.S. oil exports would devastate the U.S. energy industry and result in the loss of millions of U.S. jobs due to the spillover effect, said industry experts at Sputnik. In a letter to President Joe Biden last …

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Dubai, Singapore discuss ways to strengthen economic ties and trade

Dubai remains preferred location for Singaporean businesses in Middle East region, envoy says Image Credit: Provided Dubai: Customs authorities in Dubai and Singapore held talks on strengthening economic cooperation and trade on Monday. Gathered virtually, the two sides discussed ways to expand the collaboration between Dubai and Singapore and the …

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Prioritize national interests through a strategic role in the G20 presidency

From December 1 to early November 2022, we will be holding approximately 150 meetings to discuss digital financial, climate and economic affairs. All will take place in Indonesia Jakarta (ANTARA) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) urged the country to make the most of its strategic position as G20 presidency to …

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