Impact on the Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand: Nomura

Nomura said India’s rice production was down 5.6% year-on-year as of September in light of below-average monsoon rains, affecting the harvest. Rebecca Conway | Getty Images News | Getty Images India, the world’s largest rice exporter, has banned shipments of broken rice — a move that will reverberate across Asia, according to Nomura. In an … Read more

3 Unstoppable Investments Everyone Needs in Their Portfolio | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Chuck Salita) With the stock market plummeting throughout most of 2022, investors are rediscovering the risks involved in investing. The unfortunate truth is that your money is there Always At risk of experiencing some kind of loss, whether invested or not. As a result, it is very important that you put parts of your money … Read more

Single-use plastic is wreaking havoc on the planet. Here’s what you can do to reduce your impact | trade

The life cycle of plastic begins underground, as oil and gas are extracted from the depths of the planet’s surface. This fossil fuel is then refined in facilities, using extreme temperatures and a large amount of water and energy, where it is made into pellets that are eventually melted and shaped into things like water … Read more