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479 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Revelations from the Russian Archives In November 1927, Joseph Stalin launched his "revolution from above" by setting two extraordinary goals for Soviet domestic policy: rapid industrialization and collectivization of agriculture. His aims were to e..."

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805 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
sales
"Thursday, March 3, 2016 Courtesy photo Cast members from Amherst Middle School have been getting ready for their performances of “Once on this Island, Jr. “ The students are Abby Maroun, Evmorfia Alton, Xanna Bader, Michaela Purvis, Ethan Ramm, ..."

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618 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
agriculture
"In an era of unpredictable crop seasons as a result of climate change, costs of chemical fertilizer, pesticides, and other farm inputs, some farmers are questioning whether conventional agriculture's reliance on chemical fertilizers is sustainable , ..."

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347 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
agriculture
"By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, May 26, GNA - The Ghana Agricultural and Rural Development Journalists Association (GARDJA), a newly formed professional media body, would be inauguration on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at Fumesua in the Ashanti Region. Th..."

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449 words • advanced • 4 years, 4 months ago
"Winston Churchill once said that Russia "is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside and enigma". But not everyone is so baffled by the world's biggest country. The Socionomics Institute released a two part study that examines Russia's past in order to f..."

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508 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
agriculture
"The heat and the strong sun are damaging the melons and watermelons. This year's harvest was very small, nearly 80% of what was cultivated rotted, said Marcelo Gauto, a producer from Cambyreta. "The watermelons burst, sometimes because they are ripe..."

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350 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"PATIALA: Bringing some relief to farmers of Punjab, prices of Basmati rice PUSA 1121 variety has witnessed a surge of around 20-25 per cent in the past one week in various grain markets of Punjab. This variety, which would otherwise reap profit much ..."
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350 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"PATIALA: Bringing some relief to farmers of Punjab, prices of Basmati rice PUSA 1121 variety has witnessed a surge of around 20-25 per cent in the past one week in various grain markets of Punjab. This variety, which would otherwise reap profit much ..."
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1596 words • advanced • 2 years, 7 months ago
business
"School children fetch water from a well in rural Masvingo province, Zimbabwe , Feb. 15, 2016. (Xinhua/Xu Lingui) The father of three stays in rural Midlands Province, which was ravaged by the El Nino induced drought that left close to 4 million peop..."

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479 words • advanced • 3 years ago
startups, finance, business
"Sitaram Yechury. File photo Accusing the government of "inflating" growth rate by using "dubious" data, the CPI(M) today said such moves to project that the Indian economy was doing well may help in grabbing global headlines but would not help the ec..."
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544 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"The Philippines remains one of the strong economies in the world as its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) expanded by 6.3 percent in the final three months of last year. Growth surpasses 5.9 percent expectations, says government. *** The Philippine Statis..."
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575 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
business
"Nedungadi Bank leaped on good buying support on Monday, after the Centre approved the private sector bank's merger with state-run Punjab National Bank. Nedungadi Bank scrip spurted by 5.02% to Rs 11.50 on the BSE. by 12:40 IST. A record volume of 65..."
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971 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
business
"Against the backdrop of peasants committing suicide in large numbers because of penury, the news about millionaire farmers in India would ordinarily have been dismissed as drivel. But no, there are approximately eight lakh farmers who have declared t..."

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1164 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
agriculture, business
"Opinion » Comment Posted at: Jan 13 2016 12:48AM Yoginder K Alagh WTO and agriculture Little coordination between trade and agricultural support policies Also in this section India successfully fought at Doha the onslaught on the livelihood objec..."

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609 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
agriculture
"Santa Elena, August 18th, 2015. ( venezuelanalysis.com )- Over the past week, two different Venezuelan groups have stepped forward to denounce illegitimate raids conducted by National Guard officials (GNB) against peasants on disputed farmland in Bar..."
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586 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"Atlanta, Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following is an article written by Nando Cesarone of UPS Asia Pacific Region.  We're at a crossroads in global trade, one that can usher in a golden era for Asia's small and medium-sized enterprises (S..."

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598 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"By Vision Reporter Uganda must make further reforms to the current land policies if the country wants increased agricultural production and productivity to alleviate conflicts and food insecurity, a new independent study has recommended. The study wa..."

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2537 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Authored by Cathal Haughian via TheSaker.ie, It has been our undertaking, since 2010, to chronicle our understanding of capitalism via our book The Philosophy of Capitalism. We were curious as to the underlying nature of the system which endows us, t..."
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854 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"By Samuel Sanya   IN Katibu Odeke’s large family, meat is a luxury. For his family of four wives and 31 children, the peasant farmer needs 20kg of maize flour and two kilogrammes of beans for a single meal.   “Life is hard. My family hardly..."

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636 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"PANO Bangladeshi President Mohammad Adul Hamid and his wife are on a state-level visit to Vietnam at the invitation of President Truong Tan Sang. This is the first visit of President Mohammad Adul Hamid after taking over the presidential office. The..."

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