SA data reveals dramatic drop in frequency of shopping

This latest trend was strongly manifested in the third quarter of 2021, indicating the ongoing financial consequences of Covid-19 and is correlated with the unprecedented increase in unemployment rates (Stats SA Q2 2021). This analysis is taken from NielsenIQ Retail Measurement Services and Household Panel benchmark data and provides a …

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FAMI Stock’s Absurdly Low Valuation Makes It One of China’s Best Deals

Have you ever imagined that you would invest in a Chinese agricultural products company? Maybe not, but Closed (NASDAQ:FAMI) is worthy of your investment capital, because there is a hidden gem in the FAMI share. Source: Shutterstock Now I know what some of you are thinking. Chinese stocks are toxic, …

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Twitter Report, Marketing and Advertising News, AND BrandEquity

Twitter’s Brand Safety Report Twitter has invested in a suite of solutions aimed at ensuring a safe advertising experience for everyone who uses the platform. Its approach to brand security falls within three areas of intervention: policies, products and partnerships. Policies that lead Twitter Transparency Center – Transparency is fundamental …

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Joe Biden and Xi Jinping’s virtual reunion comes as tensions soar between US and China

No one likes to stay late for a Zoom call in the office. But Joe Biden can hardly dodge his first virtual meeting tonight with Chinese leader Xi Jinping. On the program: a few snippets – climate change, human rights, trade, arms control and rising military tensions in the Western …

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Survey reveals growing pessimism among supplier executives

According to the Original Equipment Suppliers Assn. Automotive Supplier Barometer Index Q4 2021. The online survey of executives of OESA supplier companies, conducted October 7-27, found an index reading of 34, down 18 points from the third quarter reading of 52, and 16 points below a neutral reading of 50. …

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Consumer confidence slumps 19.6% qoq as inflation soars

KARACHI: The Consumer Confidence Index (ICC) fell 19.6% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ), driven by soaring inflation and a hampered rupee, according to a report on Monday. According to a study by Dun & Bradstreet Pakistan and Gallup Pakistan, the country’s ICC fell to 70.8 points in 3Q2021 from 88.0 points in 2Q2021. …

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