The Algerian government is expected to announce measures that will help curb the nation’s food price hikes, including limits on the profit margins of traders from staple foods. The government was due to conduct a special meeting on Jan. 8 to find ways to reduce rising food prices, which have sparked violent protests, Reuters reports.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.