Japan’s government will compile a stimulus package next week that would seek to fill slack in the economy not just with spending but incentives to boost green and digital investment, Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura said on Wednesday.
OPEC oil output has risen for a fourth month in October, a Reuters survey found, as a restart of more Libyan installations and higher Iraqi exports offset full adherence by other members to an OPEC-led supply cut deal.
Iran’s anode copper production hit 121,202 tons during the first four months of the current calendar year (March 20-July 21), indicating a three percent rise compared to the figure for the same period last year.
OPEC and allies such as Russia will ease record oil supply curbs from August as the global economy slowly recovers from the coronavirus pandemic, Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said on Wednesday.
Colombia, the world's fourth-largest banana exporter, has maintained production and exports of the yellow fruit to its largest buyers, despite the twin threats of coronavirus and dangerous fungus Fusarium R4T, an industry leader said.
Iran’s annual fisheries output in the previous calendar year (which ended on March 19) witnessed a slight increase of over 20,000 tons year-on-year despite a growing number of issues faced by the country as a result of US sanctions, said an official.
Against the backdrop of a devastating pandemic, the global economy is projected to contract sharply by 3.2 percent this year, according to the United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) mid-2020 report.
South Korea's March factory output jumped by the most in 11 years as demand for display panels and cars received an unexpected boost from lengthy shutdowns in competing Chinese factories amid the coronavirus pandemic.