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UAE economy minister calls for steps to prevent price hikes

The UAE's economy minister called on Tuesday for measures to prevent traders and commercial outlets from hiking prices, state news agency WAM reported, in the wake of an order to ramp up wages for some government employees.

December 7, 2011 12:49
 
India, China growth may be derailed by high oil prices – IEA

India, China growth may be derailed by high oil prices – IEA

India and China have economic staying power that’s got everyone cooing for their attention. But energy agency chief says oil price hike and absence of alternatives could spell ‘bad news’.

June 21, 2011 2:04
 

UAE May Inflation at 3-month high, food costs jump

Inflation has remained low this year, at 1.1 percent in April, as banks remain hesitant to lend despite inflows of deposits to the OPEC member, seen as a relatively safe haven after unrest rocked nearby Bahrain, Oman and Yemen.

June 18, 2011 2:53