Turkmenistan pounced on the occasion to demand a nine-fold
hike which pushed the price up to $360 from $40 for every 1,000 cubic meters of gas.
The market size in 2017 increased by nine-fold
against 2008, of which the record deal of the decade was US$4.8 billion that ThaiBev (Thailand) paid for a 51% stake in Sai Gon Beer-Alcohol-Beverage Corp (Sabeco).
Reuters reported that The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) had on June 3-7 boosted purchases of foreign currency on the interbank forex market nine-fold
from the previous week.
The consumer goods sector's trade volume more than tripled to 4.68mn shares and value rose almost nine-fold
to QR899.6mn on a 27% rise in deals to 2,055.
From P55 million in 2017, its income surged nine-fold
to P526 million.
India's trade gap with China has widened to $51 billion, a nine-fold
increase over the past decade.
Giving B6, B12, and folic acid to half the population over 65 has shown a nine-fold
reduction in brain shrinkage and a big reduction in the rate of memory loss.
The cause of the dispute is linked to what happened in the cold winter of 2007-2008, when Turkmenistan, according to NIGC, took advantage of shortages in Iran and raised gas prices nine-fold
, reportedly to $360 per 1,000 cubic meters from the previously agreed $40.
On 2006, during a particularly cold winter, Turkmenistan jacked up the price unilaterally by nine-fold
and then shut the tap when Iran objected to the price hike from $40 to $360 per thousand cubic meters.
Now ranked fifth behind Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft and Amazon, Tencent comes off an impressive run that saw the company's market capitalization increase nearly nine-fold
over the past five years.
MANILA, Philippines Government subsidies to government-owned and -controlled corporations ballooned to P10.28 billion in October, a nine-fold
increase from the P1.154 billion recorded a year ago, according to data from the Bureau of the Treasury.
Only Bahraini citizens with more than one household are obliged to pay the higher rates, which will already see more than a nine-fold
increase from the present three fils per unit for domestic expat consumers and small companies.