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Cost of Living Index 2021

The Economic Intelligence Unit recently released Cost of Living Index 2021. According to the report, Tel Aviv of Israel is the most expensive city in the world. Key Findings Tel Aviv is the world’s most expensive cities. It was followed by Paris in second place and Singapore in third place. In 2020, Paris was the ..

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Ban lifted on Onion Exports

Recently, the Government of India lifted the ban on export of all types of onions. The ban was imposed by the central government in September, 2020 and is to be lifted from January 1, 2021. Why did GoI impose ban on Onions? There were two major reasons behind the government ban. Wholesale prices of onions ..

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India allows export of onions to Bangladesh

On September 18, 2020, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade lifted the ban on export of onions to other countries including Bangladesh. The decision was made after a long meeting with the Ministry of External Affairs and Commerce. Highlights The lift of Ban came after Bangladesh High Commission complained to India about price hike of onions ..

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