Having tasted sugar exports in new markets, sugar mills request India for a stable sugar export policy


Sugar millers have appealed to the Centre to urgently announce a policy for the export of sugar. The appeal comes in the wake of a recent statement by Food and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal that the government is currently not considering an extension of sugar export subsidies for the 2020-21 season in view of stable […]

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South Asia must ramp up COVID-19 action to protect people, revive economies – World Bank


Amid the mounting human toll and global economic fallout triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, South Asian governments need to ramp up action to curb the health emergency, protect their people, especially the poorest and most vulnerable, and set the stage now for fast economic recovery, the World Bank said in its twice-a-year-regional update. Released today, […]

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India, a big contributor in the rise of global black tea production

Global black tea production so far this calendar has increased by 23.81 million kg (million kg), thanks to India heading towards a record output even though Kenya has recorded a loss in production. “According to our compilation of the latest production data received from various producing countries, the global black tea output so far this […]

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