17 Apr 2013 - 08:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
MOSCOW, Russia — On April 11 the Russian Ministry of Finance again downgraded its growth forecasts for the country’s economy this year.
21 Nov 2012 - 10:24 by Local Press Report
BRASILIA (Nasdaq) — Brazil'sPlanning Ministry raised on Tuesday its forecast for consumer price increases in 2012 and called on the government to reduce its target for the primary surplus in the year. In its la
12 Oct 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
WARSAW, Poland — The prices of water supply services are expected to go up by 30 percent in Poland next year, Polish daily newspaper Dziennik Gazeta Prawna reported this week.
13 Oct 2010 - 14:48 by Local Press Report
Russia, YALTA (RIA Novosti (Russia)) — The effects of this summer's drought on Russian inflation will likely persist until the end of 2010, according to Russian Finance Minister Alexey Kudrin. "In the beginning of the next
9 Feb 2009 - 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
MANILA, Philippines — Manila Water Co, one of the two water concessionaires for Metro Manila, has announced plans to raise water rates to factor in inflation and losses made on the foreign exchange front.
14 Jan 2009 - 14:46 by Local Press Report
TALLINN, Estonia (Baltic Business News) — Power and water tariffs are expected to go up at the beginning of the year in Estonia. The increase could indicate that Estonia's inflation rate will remain higher than 2
5 Jan 2009 - 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
nairoBi, Kenya — The Kenyan public, already reeling from inflationary pressures at the end of 2008, is bracing for an anxious new year as the government implements a revised water tariff structure that calls for a
26 Oct 2008 - 20:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Despite the fact that tariff increases were below inflation for the two companies, Rand Water and Umgeni Wate — South
21 Oct 2008 - 12:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
CHILE, SANTIAGO — Water prices in Chile are expected to rise again this month in line with the country's rising rate of inflation. Chileans will face an average 3.4 percent rise in water costs in October,
29 Apr 2008 - 06:52 by Local Press Report
SOFIA, Bulgaria (The Sofia Echo) — — Utility costs are a major source of inflationary pressure that could see the country's inflation rate hit over 8 percent this year, according to a report by Raiffeisen Bank of Austria.
14 Apr 2008 - 23:52 by Local Press Report
SOFIA, Bulgaria (Sofia News Agency) — - The price of water supply, as well as a number of other commodities, has risen in Bulgaria, according to National Statistical Institute data released Monday.
The statistics also showed the
7 Apr 2008 - 21:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — - China's central government has urged cities to rethink plans to raise water prices, in order to rein in the rate of inflation, which is nearing a new high.
In February this year, the country's
8 Oct 2007 - 20:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — — China has moved to contain the country's rampant inflation by capping price rises on essential services, including water.
The National Development and