Price Commission


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Price Commission

a UK regulatory body that acted to control prices from 1973 to 1980 under the government's PRICES AND INCOMES POLICY.
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According to the sources, a proposal to establish a federal agriculture price commission to support farmers against rising costs of production was received from parliamentarians of different political parties.
Brewers have defended themselves against Price Commission report which accuses them of developing a monopoly against public interest.
When Wright received the Price commission, he took his original plan for St.
1977: The Price Commission reported that inflation was down to 5.
The four NNPC refineries will be privatised during 2002 and a petroleum products monitoring and price commission will be set up to regulate competition.
But to suggest, as one broadsheet did this week, that there will be some form of "Prices watchdog", rather like the Price Commission that Shirley Williams pioneered when she wore a Labour hat all those years ago, is daft in the extreme.
The Government as a matter of urgency must get the Price Commission to investigate this outrageous discrepancy as soon as possible.
5% guideline, and a price commission established a 2.
Agriculture price commission of Pakistan was made subservient to Ministry of Food on the advice of international donors and consequently the farmers of various crops are facing losses.
We are going to constitute an agricultural price commission at the state level to regulate the prices of commodity and also in the district level, in every district, there will be an agricultural price commission and interestingly, there will be a farmer representative in each commission," said Karnataka Congress Committee President
For too long now, interest groups have embraced protectionism, openly engaged in price-fixing and have called on the state to bail them out when things did not go well; we even had a State Price Commission setting maximum prices before joining the Union.
The includes the Price Commission who apparently let an increase of 50 per cent, go through without batting an eyelid or, I suspect, without carrying out any sort of investigation at all.