This can be attributed to economic uncertainties, changing investment landscapes and the pandemic’s lingering effects. The report suggests that the region’s recent decline deviates from its usual upward trajectory.
As per recent data from the Thai Rice Exporters Association, prices of Thai white rice jumped to $648 a ton, the most expensive since October 2008. This is an almost 50 per cent increase in prices in the past year.
Anew world is on the anvil with five billion consumers projected to be part of the global population by 2031. As long as there is no massive economic shock to the world, black swan events included, the world will add another billion consumers in just the next eight years ~ in the shortest time ever recorded. Asia is projected to contribute 81 per cent of the new consumers in 2024, with India and China accounting for over half the increase.
World's highest rail bridge and Asia’s longest state-of-the-art road tunnel located in Udhampur constituency are amongst some of the national-level landmark projects, which have come up in this constituency during the last 9 years after Narendra Modi took over as Prime Minister.
Union Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur on Thursday inaugurated the Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championships 2023, which is being held in India for the first time.