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Asian Wheat To Face Headwinds Amid Uncertain Trade Flows

Argentina emerged as a competitor to Australia and Black Sea in the Asian wheat market in 2019 but that trend could be derailed in 2020 after the South American country’s new government raised grains export taxes, including on wheat, casting uncertainty over farmers’ planting plans and future production and exports. According to reports, with Australian production in doldrums due to persistent drought ...

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India Strengthens Strategic Ties With South Africa

The bilateral ties between India and South Africa further deepened in 2019 with the two countries stepping up their cooperation in the area of defence and developing a road map to enhance their strategic partnership. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa was the chief guest at the Republic Day parade in New Delhi on January 26. The visit of Ramaphosa, the ...

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Indian Healthcare Sector To Grow Multifold By 2020

India is experiencing 22-25 per cent growth in medical tourism and the industry is expected to reach US$ 9 billion by 2020. There is a significant scope for enhancing healthcare services considering that healthcare spending as a percentage of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is rising. The government’s expenditure on the health sector has grown to 1.4 per cent in FY18E ...

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