Bangladesh is the world's second largest exporter of apparel after China. Cheap wages and lucrative trade deals have made the garment industry the country's main livelihood for millions of people, most of them women.
Mohammed Saleh Abdulla Al Sadais, energy minister of Qatar, said today that “worries over the debt crisis in the euro zone were pushing oil prices down, rather than issues relating to supply and demand.”
Imagine if gas only cost you 47 cents a litre ($1.78 per gallon)? Well, a small Ontario town of 8500 residents, located northeast of Toronto, saw just that and were ecstatic when the price kept falling?