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Supply and demand shocks in the food market

Supply and demand shocks in the food market

Record global food prices and the associated high consumer inflation is one of the most discussed topics of recent times.
Ukraine confirms agreement to take gas from Canada

Ukraine confirms agreement to take gas from Canada

Ukraine's state-owned energy company has agreed with Canada's Symbio to buy LNG and LH2 in an effort to diversify its energy sources.
Huge quantities of grain cannot get out of Ukraine

Huge quantities of grain cannot get out of Ukraine

Nearly 20 million tonnes of grain are waiting to be exported from Ukraine. Russian naval forces and mines stand in the way.
World Bank fears stagflation and cuts global growth forecast

World Bank fears stagflation and cuts global growth forecast

The World Bank cut its global growth forecast for 2022 by almost a third to 2.9% and added fears of stagflation.
Ukraine’s central bank raises interest rates to record levels

Ukraine’s central bank raises interest rates to record levels

Ukraine's central bank today raised its benchmark interest rate from ten to 25%, the highest in seven years.
Britain wants to help Ukraine with grain exports

Britain wants to help Ukraine with grain exports

Britain is looking for ways to help Ukraine with its grain exports, which cannot leave the country by the usual shipping route.
Oslo Freedom Forum – Day 1.

Oslo Freedom Forum – Day 1.

What happened during the first day of the Oslo Freedom Forum?
The World Bank will try to help with solving the food crisis

The World Bank will try to help with solving the food crisis

The World Bank has announced that it will provide $30 billion to help address the food crisis threatened by Russia's war in Ukraine.
EU wants to ban Russian oil imports by the end of the year

EU wants to ban Russian oil imports by the end of the year

The EU proposes to ban all oil imports from Russia by the end of this year. However, some countries are opposed and demand at least more time.
Oil gains fifth month in a row despite ChinaΒ΄s Covid surge

Oil gains fifth month in a row despite ChinaΒ΄s Covid surge

Crude oil gains fifth month in a row. Yet, uncertainties like Covid surge in China and war in Ukraine cause volatility 17,5% this month.