Prices of consumer goods and services rose at a faster 2.5 percent pace in November, the highest in 21 months, on steeper prices of alcoholic beverages, tobacco, housing, utilities and transportation, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported yesterday. In this Business News podcast, Mark Beyer and Mark Pownall discuss South Perth apartments, Centurion and MacAleese, defence, wealth creators in WA. The best in business across the region has been celebrated in fine style at the Peterborough Telegraph Business Awards 2016. Content for Regional Business News is provided by leading publishers in business news including The Washington Post, PR Newswire US and more. The potentially devastating impact of power cuts on business will be explored at an event giving rural enterprises the chance to speak directly to the region’s electricity network operator. Philippine Business Bank (PBB), the financial arm of the Yao Group of Companies, has availed of the $5 billion global trade-finance program (GTFP) of the International Finance Corp.
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Twitter announced the year’s biggest topics and tweets in news and politics, but matters of identity and safety were also prominent. The inaugural Food Rescue Week begins in Perth tomorrow to promote the Food Rescue initiative, with the State Buildings, The Trustee and Lalla Rookh among the venues promoting the cause. Fake news has become a partisan tool, but people differ widely on their ability to discern what is real and what is fabrication.
A proposal to roughly double the royalties paid by the state’s two biggest iron ore miners was divisive and could set a dangerous precedent for fixing budget issues, Fortescue Metals Group chief executive Nev Power told this morning’s Business News Success & Leadership breakfast.
Construction will start later this week on Defence Housing Australia’s 166-dwelling Liv Apartments in Fremantle, after Georgiou Group was appointed as DHA’s building contractor. Mineral sands miner Iluka Resources has revived its $375 million takeover of Sierra Rutile, a week after the deal fell under a cloud due to geotechnical risks at the target’s tailings dams. Micro-offshoring services to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Australia could be a niche market for local business process outsourcing (BPO) firms, a new study by the Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS) said. Donald J. Trump’s stock holdings are not a significant portion of his business empire, but the sale described by a spokesman would alleviate some concerns about his conflicts.