Payments by credit/debit cards constituted 61 percent of total e-commerce volume in the country, Turkish Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said.
The international community must act in tandem to prevent a major food shortage that will disproportionately hurt developing countries.
Animal rights activists are calling for the East African country to ban the slaughter of donkeys for Chinese medicine. The practice which has soared in recent years is decimating populations of the animal in Africa.
The Flanders government in Belgium said stunning animals was more humane, banning ritually slaughtered animal meat. Now, Muslims and Jews have to drive hours-long journeys to find the meat they want.
The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29, but there is no full exit deal and Britain’s ruling party is split over Prime Minister Theresa May’s “Chequers” plan to largely accept a “common rulebook” over goods.
An Australian consumer body took Heinz to court in 2016 over packaging claims that Shredz products, which contain fruit pastes, purees and concentrate, are healthy and nutritious for young children.
Analysts have been speculating that Nestle could exit the US confectionary business which is not in line with its stated strategy of becoming more health and nutrition-focused.
A controversy surrounding the Trust which holds voting rights in Hershey could allow Mondelez to push ahead with its bid to buyout the company.
Droughts in Asia threaten to cut rice output and boost global prices
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