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Tapioca farmers seek tariff relief

Business

Tapioca farmers seek tariff relief

The Ministry of Finance on August 3 proposed that the Prime Minister temporarily stop collecting export tariffs levied at five percent on tapioca chips since the business was facing difficulties.

Losses continue to hit markets

Business

Losses continue to hit markets

Local shares on August 4 extended losses on both bourses as blue chips continued their recent slip. Market liquidity also took a sudden tumble, ending at two-thirds of previous day's figure.