Tag: price hike
Ministry wants to hear industry players’ side of the story before making any decision.
The Malaysian Anti-Inflation Movement says prices have increased by more than 30% since 2014.
Consumer activist Jacob George says the government should focus on curbing hoarders and smugglers.
The price of Gardenia's fibre meal bread, European cottage-style bread, Squiggles, Twiggies and Muffin Supremes, however, will remain the same.
Former Sabah minister and Sabah Wanita Umno chief Jainab Ahmad Ayid says price monitoring by party shows a drastic increase due to the 10% SST.
Rising prices generally make consumers defensive about spending, so stronger wage gains are critical for households to accept price increases, the central bank said in an analysis of wages and prices.
In the first 10 days of July, at least ten other drugmakers and biotechnology companies raised prices on at least 20 brand-name medicines.
The US embassy warned its citizens to avoid the unrest in the capital Port-au-Prince and reschedule any travel plans as several airlines cancelled flights.
Just before the suspension was announced, the leader of Haiti's lower house of parliament had threatened a government takeover if the fuel price increases were not reversed.
BMW exports high-margin X4, X5 and X6 SUV and crossover models to China. Last year, the automaker shipped more than 100,000 vehicles from the United States to China.
Consumerism minister Hamzah Zainuddin assures that prices of the five essential items will not increase if BN is returned to power.
Second Finance Minister Johari Abdul Ghani says the government has constantly monitored traders who take advantage of the situation to reap huge profits.
Consumer group says government agency MyCC can carry out in-depth study on supply chain and retail business, that can also raise consumer awareness on price controls.
In debating Price Control and Anti-Profiteering Act, Pandan MP says approved permits given for import of food items result in price going up for consumers.
However, motorcycle-ride sharing service Dego Ride may increase prices.
Checks by KPDNKK has found that supermarkets and shops have increased the prices of school supplies, especially school uniforms.