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Text of report by Zafar Bhutta headlined "'Government to withdraw oil subsidy by Nov 15" published by Pakistani newspaper Daily Times website on 14 July Islamabad: The government has decided to pass on the full impact of international oil prices to domestic consumers by withdrawing the whole petroleum subsidy by 15 November, a senior Petroleum Ministry official said on Sunday [13 July].
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By Charles Abbott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The largest U.S. farm group, the 6 million-member American Farm Bureau Federation, said on Thursday it backed an extension of the current farm subsidy law for "at least one year" as a response to the collapse of world trade talks.
By Doug Palmer WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A battle for control of the U.S. Congress may have contributed to the collapse of world trade talks this week by making the Bush administration reluctant to offer deeper farm subsidy cuts, analysts said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States privately indicated in world trade talks it could accept deeper farm subsidy cuts, but withheld that offer when it became obvious that key developed and developing countries still weren't opening up their markets, U.S. officials said on Monday.
By Daniel Flynn DAKAR (Reuters) - From opposite sides of the battle over world trade subsidies, small farmers from the United States find they share many of the same concerns as West Africa's poor cotton planters. A group of farmers from U.S.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab said on Friday the United States was not isolated in wanting an ambitious outcome to world trade talks, adding a focus on U.S.
PARIS (Reuters) - France blamed the United States for the blockage in world trade talks on Tuesday and said concessions already offered by the European Union took it to the edge of its mandate in the trade round.
Congress should rewrite U.S. farm subsidy law dramatically to encourage land stewardship and protect farm income by "revenue-based risk management systems" that would replace an automatic spigot into the U.S. Treasury, a coalition of environmentalists and others proposed on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress should rewrite U.S. farm subsidy law dramatically to encourage land stewardship and protect farm income by "revenue-based risk management systems" that would replace an automatic spigot into the U.S.