Here’s What Costco Says About Inflation — And An Increase In Membership Fee

Since the market is obsessed with inflation and why the Fed would step off the accelerator, it’s worth considering what some companies are saying about it. The view of Costco Wholesale, the warehouse seller known for its competitive prices, seems so good for a start. And CFO Richard Galanti’s comments on his conference call suggest … Read more

Entrepreneurs in Outback Queensland, farmers concerned that the end of rising fuel costs is not yet in sight

Residents of rural communities hard hit by rising fuel costs say further price hikes will have a major impact on farmers, tourist operators and entrepreneurs who are already thin on the ground. Most important points: Entrepreneurs in rural communities say rising freight costs are a major burden as fuel prices threaten to rise even further … Read more

Tom Burgess faces three game suspension, James Tedesco, Roosters vs Rabbitohs, Latrell Mitchell

The Rabbitohs have surprisingly accepted a two-game suspension for striker Thomas Burgess for his high tackle on Roosters star James Tedesco. Burgess controversially avoided the sin-bin for a swinging arm that ended Tedesco’s game on Sunday night after the Roosters captain failed his HIA. The Souths enforcer was hit with a sloppy second-degree tackle charge, … Read more

Germany now pays Russia more money for less imports

The value of German imports from Russia rose 10.2% to USD 2.94 billion (EUR 2.9 billion) in July, compared to the same month a year ago, mainly as a result of rising oil and gas prices, the German Federal Statistical Office said Monday. . However, in volume terms, German imports from Russia fell 45.8% in … Read more

Los Angeles County Average Gas Price Rises for 9th Consecutive Day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-service gasoline in Los Angeles County rose for the ninth straight day on Sunday after falling 78 from the previous 80 days, by 1.8 cents to $5,386. The average price has risen 14 cents in the past nine days, of which 1.6 cents on … Read more

Energy shortages and inflation threaten civil unrest in Europe

Germany and Norway, two of the richest states in Europe, are among the countries experiencing disruptions to daily life that can lead to civil unrest in some countries. This is according to risk consultancy Verisk Maplecroft, whose new civil unrest index report found that more than 50 percent of the 198 countries covered by the … Read more

Food price inflation in Canada begins to spike, experts say

Shoppers pick up fresh produce and groceries at Summerhill Market in Toronto on Feb. 2.Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press Food price inflation has likely peaked in Canada, according to experts, despite ongoing record highs, which they predict will decline in the coming months. On Tuesday, Statistics Canada reported another record high for food inflation: Prices rose … Read more

The ridiculous price hike of this basic household item shows how bad inflation is in Canada

While house prices in Toronto remain completely unaffordable despite an apparent lull in the market and rents continue to jump to new heights, residents are also facing rising costs of living in every other aspect as inflation wreaks havoc on all of our wallets. Most Canadians have been unable to keep up with increased prices … Read more

Monkeypox: No confirmed case to date in Manitoba, province makes additional vaccine appointments available | GX94 radio

Manitoba will make more appointments for the available monkeypox vaccine. According to the county’s website, those eligible for the vaccine are individuals who identify as belonging to the gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (gbMSM) community and meet one of the following criteria: have been diagnosed with chlamydia, gonorrhea and/or syphilis … Read more

Indonesian tourism workers go on strike over price hike Komodo dragon visit

Hundreds of Indonesian tourists have gone on strike over a sharp increase in ticket prices to see the country’s famous Komodo dragons. Most important points: Fee for entry to two islands of Komodo National Park increased from $19 to $364 Local workers say the walk will deter tourists Government says the increase is needed to … Read more