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Onion growers in a fix over sharp price fall

Drastic fall in local market prices has put the country's onion farmers in dire straits this season.Bulk imports from the neighbouring country has created the problem for them, said market experts.They also said major importers and their affiliated traders are dominating the onion market, thus depriving both the farmers and...

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China lays out plan to become aviation powerhouse

China's aviation regulator has put out an action plan targeted at building the country into an aviation powerhouse, reports flightglobal.com.These include building competitive airlines with extensive networks, expansive international hubs and domestic airports, a safe and efficient air traffic management system, as well as being able to lead the development...

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Asian LNG prices snap losing streak

SINGAPORE, Dec 14 (Reuters): Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) snapped a three-week losing streak to end higher this week, with the onset of winter expected to boost demand for natural gas for heating.But gains were limited amid forecasts of warmer-than-usual temperatures for most of next week in...

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