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Resilience and Respect: Canada 150 and Beyond

Credits: SaskCultureInc In 2017, SaskCulture embarked upon a very special journey called Resilience and Respect: Canada 150 and Beyond. This project, funded by Canadian Heritage, helped us to build and strengthen our relationships with the Buffalo People Arts Institute, Gabriel Dumont Institute, Saskatchewan Indigenous Cultural Centre, Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writing Circle Inc., and Saskatchewan Arts Board. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 15, 2018174 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Study: Work activity of families with children in Canada, 2005 to 2015 Couple parents, especially those of young children, are less likely to work full time, year-round, than other couples. Continue reading  Supply and disposition of refined petroleum products, February 2018 Refinery production and domestic sales of refined petroleum products increased in February, while refinery […]

by pmnationtalk on May 15, 201861 Views

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NWAC Executive Director Joins National Indigenous Financial Literacy Working Group

NWAC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JOINS NATIONAL INDIGENOUS FINANCIAL LITERACY WORKING GROUP May 14, 2018 OTTAWA, ON – A new working group has been established within the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada that will assist in responding to the financial literacy needs of Indigenous Peoples, including Métis, First Nations and Inuit. Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) […]

by pmnationtalk on May 14, 2018125 Views

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The Daily Monday, May 14, 2018

New motor vehicle sales, March 2018 New motor vehicle sales data for Canada and the provinces are now available for March. Continue reading  NT4

by pmnationtalk on May 14, 201865 Views

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New Horizons funding keeps seniors engaged in Foothills – The Pincher Creek Voice

Press release – John Barlow, Member of Parliament for Foothills, extends his congratulations to the 11 organizations that have been granted funding under the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP). Huddlestun Seniors receives $5,400 to upgrade their facilities Metis Local 1880 receives $24,000 for camps and gatherings so seniors can mentor the youth in traditions […]

by ahnationtalk on May 11, 201861 Views

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The Daily Friday, May 11, 2018

Labour Force Survey, April 2018 Employment was essentially unchanged in April and the unemployment rate held steady at 5.8%. Continue reading Biannual Survey of Suppliers of Business Financing, second half of 2017 Total credit outstanding for corporations in Canada rose 2.6% to $834.1 billion during the second half of 2017, up $20.8 billion from the […]

by pmnationtalk on May 11, 201883 Views

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Racism in the Ranks | APTN Investigates

Credits: APTN News Systemic racism in policing isn’t news for Indigenous people in Canada. But why is it still making the news? For the RCMP in particular, the history stretches back 145 years, across more than 600 communities, from coast to coast to coast. So what are they doing to combat racism in the ranks? […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 2018234 Views

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The Daily Thursday, May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018 Control and sale of alcoholic beverages, year ending March 31, 2017 The Canadian love affair with hops and barley continues, but more and more drinkers are opting for the grape. Continue reading New Housing Price Index, March 2018 New house prices were unchanged in Canada in March despite growth in some markets. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201872 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Building permits, March 2018 The value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities increased 3.1% to $8.4 billion in March, following a 2.8% decline in February. The rise was mainly the result of higher construction intentions for multi-family dwellings, particularly in Quebec and British Columbia, and, to a lesser extent, by the commercial component. Continue […]

by pmnationtalk on May 9, 201864 Views

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There are more open doors to this ethnic group than we can handle

Credits: Grant Mullen Visit our video page at https://drgrantmullen.com/this-weeks-… There is a hunger for God among aboriginal Canadians! And God is touching them and setting them free. Many doors of opportunity are open. But they need help. Click on the video and hear what God is doing and how you can partner with these ministries

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 2018172 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Wholesale Services Price Index, fourth quarter 2017 The Wholesale Services Price Index (WSPI) was up 0.9% in the fourth quarter, following a 0.6% decline in the third quarter. Of the eight subsectors, five posted margin gains and three were down. Continue reading  New products Statistics Canada – Infographics: “An overview of Canada’s forest sector” Catalogue […]

by pmnationtalk on May 8, 201891 Views

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Volunteers keep ancient portage trail alive

Credits: CBC News Volunteers are working to maintain a little-known portage route. For hundreds of years, it served as a shortcut for Indigenous people canoeing to the Bay of Fundy. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4628252 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 2018177 Views

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The Daily Monday, May 7, 2018

Electric Power Selling Price Index, March 2018 The Electric Power Selling Price Index (2014=100) is now available for March. Continue reading  NT4

by pmnationtalk on May 7, 201883 Views

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Nearly 500 More Long-Term Care Beds for Seniors in Indigenous Communities

Nearly 500 More Long-Term Care Beds for Seniors in Indigenous Communities Ontario Supporting Seniors, Caregivers and Families with 30,000 New Beds Across the Province NEWS May 4, 2018 Ontario is creating nearly 500 new long-term care beds for Indigenous community members across the province. These beds will deliver culturally appropriate care for Indigenous peoples, reduce […]

by pmnationtalk on May 4, 201862 Views

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500 year old skeletons headed for Native American tribes – CP

Source: The Associated Press May 4, 2018 By Keith Ridler THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BOISE, Idaho _ Two 500-year-old skeletons discovered in Idaho’s high desert plains will be turned over to Native American tribes. U.S. officials in a series of notices starting Friday say the remains of the young adult and child will be given to the interrelated […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 201889 Views

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The Daily Friday, May 4, 2018

Travel between Canada and other countries, February 2018 US residents made 2.0 million trips to Canada in February, up 0.4% from January. Growth was led by an increase in trips by plane. Continue reading  Farm product prices, March 2018 Prices received by farmers in March for grains, oilseeds, specialty crops, potatoes, cattle, hogs, poultry, eggs […]

by pmnationtalk on May 4, 201879 Views

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The Daily Thursday, May 3, 2018

Canadian international merchandise trade, March 2018 Canada’s imports rose 6.0% to a record $51.7 billion in March. Exports also increased, up 3.7% to $47.6 billion. As a result, Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world widened from $2.9 billion in February to a record $4.1 billion in March. Continue reading  Chain Fisher real export and […]

by pmnationtalk on May 3, 2018111 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Gross domestic product by industry: Provinces and territories, 2017 Real gross domestic product (GDP) by industry increased in every province in 2017 for the first time since 2011. Goods-producing industries growth outpaced services-producing industries in every province except Nova Scotia and Ontario. Among the territories, GDP rose in Nunavut and Northwest Territories and declined in […]

by pmnationtalk on May 2, 201882 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Gross domestic product by industry, February 2018 After a slight decline in January, real gross domestic product rose 0.4% in February, as 15 of 20 industrial sectors increased. The growth was led by a rebound in the mining and oil and gas extraction sector. Continue reading  Financial market statistics, March 2018 Data on financial markets […]

by pmnationtalk on May 1, 201885 Views

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Local players at National Aboriginal Hockey Championships – Chatham Daily News

April 30, 2018 Local players on Team Ontario At least eight players with local connections will suit up for Team Ontario South at the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships from May 5-12 in Membertou, N.S. The Ontario South female roster includes forwards Cassie Whiteye of Moraviantown and Jesse Kennedy of Oneida, and defencemen Kaitlyn Isaac of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 30, 201887 Views

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The Daily Monday, April 30, 2018

Industrial product and raw materials price indexes, March 2018 The Industrial Product Price Index increased 0.8% in March, mainly due to higher prices for energy and petroleum products and pulp and paper products. The Raw Materials Price Index rose 2.1%, primarily due to higher prices for crude energy products. Continue reading  Couriers and Messengers Services […]

by pmnationtalk on April 30, 2018111 Views

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Chief Glenn Hudson – Peguis First Nation, Manitoba

NationTalk Scene speaks with Chief Glenn Hudson who discusses treaty land entitlements agreements, process and upcoming new projects that are repatriating Pequis lands.

by pmnationtalk on April 29, 2018456 Views

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White Canada

Credits: TillyWillyGumps Humanities 9 (1-1/2-3) Aboriginal Topics Project – Topic: ‘Life on the Reserve’ Specifically centred towards: The community+group of Attawapiskat – A project presented by: Irene Lee, Julia Nam, and Selina Tran

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 2018315 Views

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The Daily Friday, April 27, 2018

Principal field crop areas, March 2018 Canadian farmers expect to plant fewer acres of soybeans and canola in 2018, crops that were both at record high levels in 2017. Seeding intentions of dry peas and lentils are also expected to decline, potentially due to weaker prices and to exports falling sharply. Continue reading Commercial Software […]

by pmnationtalk on April 27, 201888 Views

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The Daily Thursday, April 26, 2018

Payroll employment, earnings and hours, February 2018 Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $997 in February, little changed from the previous month. Earnings were up 3.4% compared with 12 months earlier, largely the result of gains in the second half of 2017. Continue reading  A snapshot of licensed cannabis producers, 2016 Statistics Canada […]

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 201896 Views

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Residential school survivor separated from siblings

Credits:CBC News When she arrived at residential school, Karen Chaboyer was separated from her siblings and would get in trouble if she tried to talk to them. Please note, in this video it states that 16 of Karen’s siblings went to residential school. In fact, 12 attended residential school. To read more: http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous »»» Subscribe […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 2018252 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, April 25, 2018

April 25, 2018 Foreign direct investment, 2017 The stock of Canadian direct investment abroad rose 3.4% to $1,121.1 billion in 2017 as increased investment activity in Europe and North America was partially offset by the downward revaluation effect of a stronger Canadian dollar against the US dollar. Continue reading Greenhouse, sod and nursery industries, 2017 […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 2018102 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, April 24, 2018

April 24, 2018 Annual review of the labour market, 2017 The article “Annual review of the labour market, 2017,” released today in the Labour Statistics: Research Papers series, analyses the Canadian labour market in 2017 using a combination of major indicators from the Labour Force Survey; the Survey of Employment, Payrolls and Hours; the Job […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201886 Views

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The Daily Monday, April 23, 2018

Wholesale trade, February 2018 Wholesale sales declined 0.8% to $62.8 billion in February, the largest downward movement and the second monthly drop since September 2017. Continue reading  Food services and drinking places, February 2018 Sales in the food services and drinking places subsector were up 0.7% to $5.8 billion in February. Sales increased at full-service […]

by pmnationtalk on April 23, 201892 Views

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The Daily Friday, April 20, 2018

Consumer Price Index, March 2018 The Consumer Price Index rose 2.3% on a year-over-year basis in March, following a 2.2% increase in February. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index was up 0.1% in March, after increasing 0.2% in February. Continue reading  Retail trade, February 2018 Retail sales increased 0.4% in February […]

by pmnationtalk on April 20, 2018134 Views

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Harpauer addresses reduction in spending on First Nations and Metis programs

Credits: Regina Leader-Post Published on Apr 12, 2018 Finance Minister Donna Harpauer was asked about the budget’s $3.1 million reduction in funding to First Nations and Metis programs, as well as what the government is doing to reduce the high unemployment rate in First Nations communities in northern Saskatchewan.

by pmnationtalk on April 20, 2018224 Views

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The Daily Thursday, April 19, 2018

Employment Insurance, February 2018 The number of regular Employment Insurance beneficiaries decreased by 11,300 or 2.3% in February to 480,200, the lowest level since comparable data became available in 1997. Continue reading  Investment in non-residential building construction, first quarter 2018 Investment in non-residential building construction totalled $14.1 billion in the first quarter, up 3.1% from […]

by pmnationtalk on April 19, 201890 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Trade of culture and sport products, 2016 Canada exported $16 billion of culture products in 2016. This represented 2.5% of total economy exports and almost 30% of culture gross domestic product ($53.8 billion). Imports of culture products were $20.8 billion or 3.1% of total economy imports. Continue reading  National Cannabis Survey, first quarter 2018 Nationally, […]

by pmnationtalk on April 18, 2018119 Views

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Ontario and Nishnawbe Aski Nation Work Together to Build a Strong Future

Ontario and Nishnawbe Aski Nation Work Together to Build a Strong Future Ontario and NAN Sign New Treaty Relationship Agreement NEWS April 17, 2018 Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler today marked the signing of a new agreement to strengthen the relationship between the province and Nishnawbe Aski Nation. Premier Wynne and […]

by pmnationtalk on April 17, 2018168 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, February 2018 Manufacturing sales increased 1.9% to $55.8 billion in February, following two consecutive monthly decreases. The growth was due mainly to higher sales in the transportation equipment industry. Continue reading Canada’s international transactions in securities, February 2018 Foreign investment in Canadian securities totalled $4.0 billion in February, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 17, 2018130 Views

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The Daily Monday, April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 Transportation Data and Information Hub Statistics Canada and Transport Canada have launched a new website to provide Canadians with online access to comprehensive statistics and measures on the country’s transportation sector. Continue reading New motor vehicle sales, February 2018 New motor vehicle sales data for Canada and the provinces are now available […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 2018116 Views

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Stereotypes: How they affect Indigenous people in Canada & at Mount Royal Collegiate

Credits: Saskatoon Public Schools Published on Mar 29, 2018 Stereotypes: How they affect Indigenous people in Canada & at Mount Royal Collegiate, was created by students in the Indigenous Studies 30 class at Mount Royal Collegiate. The film, which was the recipient of a City of Saskatoon Living in Harmony award, explores the stereotypes of […]

by pmnationtalk on April 16, 2018245 Views

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Suddenly Sunday: Trudeau to talk Trans Mountain with B.C., Alberta premiers – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 12, 2018 By Mia Rabson THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA _ The federal government needs more face time with the main players in the Trans Mountain pipeline impasse to push the controversial expansion project forward, says Finance Minister Bill Morneau _ a sentiment his boss obliged in dramatic fashion Thursday, moments before jetting […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2018119 Views

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The Daily Friday, April 13, 2018

New Lending Services Price Index, fourth quarter 2017 The New Lending Services Price Index increased by 0.7% in the fourth quarter, following a 5.9% decrease in the previous quarter. Continue reading  Supply and disposition of refined petroleum products, January 2018 Some of the key indicators tied to Canadian refinery activity declined in January compared with […]

by pmnationtalk on April 13, 2018132 Views

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Understanding the letter to Indigenous Peoples from the Canadian Bishops – Perspectives Daily

Credits: Salt and Light Published on Mar 27, 2018 Good evening and welcome to Perspectives Daily We begin today with some news from Ottawa as the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops issued a letter to the Indigenous Peoples of Canada regarding the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Fr. Thomas Rosica joins us in the studio to […]

by pmnationtalk on April 12, 2018218 Views

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Hon David Zimmer, MPP Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation

NationTalk Scene speaks with Honourable David Zimmer at the 10th Anniversary Event of the Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation. The Minister discusses a new awareness of Indigenous issues and reconciliation that are now common knowledge in the mainstream.

by pmnationtalk on April 12, 2018529 Views

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The Daily Thursday, April 12, 2018

Job vacancies, fourth quarter 2017 There were 470,000 job vacancies among Canadian employers in the fourth quarter, up 89,000 (+23.2%) from the fourth quarter of 2016, the largest year-over-year increase since the start of the series in 2015. Continue reading  New Housing Price Index, February 2018 Lower prices for new homes in Toronto were the […]

by pmnationtalk on April 12, 2018142 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Electric Power Selling Price Index, February 2018 The Electric Power Selling Price Index (2014=100) is now available for the period February 2018. Continue reading  New products Data Tables, 2016 Census: “Selected Demographic, Cultural, Educational, Labour Force and Income Characteristics (984), First Official Language Spoken (6), Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration (10), Age (8B) and […]

by pmnationtalk on April 11, 2018109 Views

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Rural policing cash, cuts to municipalities: Highlights of the Saskatchewan budget – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 10, 2018  REGINA _ The Saskatchewan government tabled its budget for the 2018-19 fiscal year on Tuesday. Here are some of the highlights: _ Sales of energy-efficient appliances, as well as used cars and light trucks above $5,000, will no longer be exempt from the provincial sales tax. _ The government is […]

by ahnationtalk on April 11, 2018110 Views

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Ottawa has ‘turned a corner’ in First Nations child welfare: Philpott

Credits: Infonews Published on Apr 2, 2018 Ottawa has ‘turned a corner’ in First Nations child welfare: Philpott Canada’s Indigenous services minister says Ottawa has fully complied with the orders of a 2016 ruling from the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal which said the federal government discriminates against In…

by pmnationtalk on April 10, 2018280 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Building permits, February 2018 Canadian municipalities issued $8.2 billion in building permits in February (-2.6%), following a 5.2% gain in January. Single-family homes as well as the commercial and institutional components saw lower levels of construction intentions in February. Continue reading  Leading indicator of cross-border traveller volume, March 2018 Data indicating cross-border travel by automobile […]

by pmnationtalk on April 10, 2018126 Views

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The Daily Monday, April 9, 2018

Study: Manufacturing: The year 2017 in review Canadian manufacturing sales increased by $36.4 billion or 5.9% from 2016 to $648.9 billion in 2017. This was the largest increase since 2011, and it follows a 1.2% rise in sales in 2016. The growth was led by the non-durable goods industries, particularly in the petroleum and coal […]

by pmnationtalk on April 9, 2018106 Views

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The Daily Friday, April 6, 2018

April 6, 2018 Labour Force Survey, March 2018 Employment increased by 32,000 in March, driven by full-time gains. The unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.8%. Continue reading Number and salaries of full-time teaching staff at Canadian universities, 2017/2018 The University and College Academic Staff System provides Canadians with a detailed portrait of full-time academic staff […]

by ahnationtalk on April 6, 2018156 Views

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Wasagamack First Nation: Our Ancestral Land and Culture

Credits: Eco-Health Learning Circle Published on Mar 8, 2018 This documentary video presents the voices of community members from Wasagamack First Nation, Manitoba, Canada. Wasagamack First Nation is located in Northeastern Manitoba and is one of the four First Nation communities in Island Lake.

by pmnationtalk on April 5, 2018258 Views

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The Daily Thursday, April 5, 2018

Canadian international merchandise trade, February 2018 Canada’s merchandise trade deficit totalled $2.7 billion in February, widening from a $1.9 billion deficit in January. Imports rose 1.9% and exports increased 0.4%. Continue reading  Export and import price indexes, February 2018 Current-weighted and fixed-weighted export and import price indexes (2007=100) on a customs or balance of payments […]

by pmnationtalk on April 5, 2018110 Views

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