Japan opens largest breast milk bank to help premature born babies
... prematurely born babies with low birth weights. Milk banks, where breast milk donated by registered donors is pasteurized, frozen and stored, provide milk to neonatal intensive care units NICU at hospitals upon request. There are more than 750 such banks in more than 60 countries around the world. Registered mothers produce milk in excess of their own baby's needs. This could be due to a conflict with your ad blocker or security software. You can add to your list of allowed sites by jp and If this does not resolve the issue or ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
China’s Li Keqiang says it’ll be hard to see how recession will be avoided
... central banks. It is used by governments to guide decisions on everything from tax to spending. It is a key indicator for central banks when considering whether or not to raise or lower interest rates, along with inflation. He said that the forecast of China's ... ... concerns about lockdowns in some of China's major cities, including the financial, manufacturing and shipping hub of Shanghai. The world's second largest economy has been hit harder by the latest round of lockdowns than it had been at the beginning of the epidemic ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
Aditya Birla Group Chairperson says raising interest rates only making India story stronger
... story stronger, says Aditya Birla Group Chairperson Kumar Mangalam BirlA. There are a lot of global concerns currently and banks have been raising interest rates to contain inflation, but that is only making the India story stronger, says Aditya Birla ... ... reasons, according to the India Inc veteran. Here are excerpts of his interaction with India today on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos. We have around $7 billion of capex announced in India. We have about $3 billion announced and again ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
Sri Lanka looks for more fuel imports as it seeks IMF Program
... Wednesday that the government is seeking a loan of $4 billion this year from the International Monetary Fund and other creditors, including China and Japan, to help pay for food and fuel. A Powerful Dynasty Bankrupted Sri Lanka in just 30 Months, the World Bank said this week that it would not offer new financing to the nation until an adequate macroeconomic policy framework is in place. Sri Lanka subsidizes fuel costs to consumers and will be taking a loss on the imports. According to a document by Wijesekera ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
Russia’s energy crisis could derail efforts to reduce greenhouse emissions
... not raise prices, and also cut the excise duty on petrol and diesel. Saudi Arabia's policy approach makes it clear that if the world s top producer of crude oil can act to protect its people, it is reasonable for Indians to expect their governments at the ... ... prevent any spirals in food as well. Expect the next few months to be one where the centre and states, as well as the Reserve Bank of India , are under sustained pressure to rein in the monster of inflation.
Updated: 05/26/2022
High cryptocurrency taxes are slowing India's trade
... virtual assets is equivalent to approximately 400 billion rupees or $5.37 billion. India has the highest adoption rate in the world after Vietnam, with more than 100 million investors in the space, according to an estimate from Asian fintech firm TripleA.... ... in whatBitcoin can do for the country and not whatBitcoin can do for its citizens. The country is going to launch a central bank digital currency, CBDC later this year, joining 100 odd countries, including the US, that are looking seriously at the viability ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
Oil prices up on tight supply, EU wrangle over curbs
... week on signs of tight supply, while the European Union EU wrangles with Hungary over plans to ban imports from Russia, the world's second largest crude exporter, after it invaded Ukraine. The July crude futures for July settlement went up 7 cents, or ... ... special military operation in Ukraine. The EU ban on Russian oil imports is the main upside driver, according to Commonwealth Bank commodities analyst Vivek Dhar . On Wednesday, European Council Chairman Charles Michel said he is confident that an agreement ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
Australian house prices to rise 8% in 2023, new survey finds
... a cost-of-living crisis worsens and mortgage rates rise. Since the financial crisis of 2000, Australia has become one of the world's least affordable places to buy property, because of cheap loans based on near zero interest rates. The biggest annual ... ... hike, said Shane Oliver , chief economist at AMP , who expects house prices to fall 10 -- 15% into 2024. Australia's central bank raised its cash rate for the first time since November 2010 by 25 basis points to 0.35%, and flagged more hikes to come. ...
Updated: 05/26/2022
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