CORRECTED-China state planner to adjust state purchase price for grain

(Corrects official's title in 5th paragraph to top policy
official, not head of the agricultural ministry)

BEIJING, Oct 22 (Reuters) - China's state planner said on
Sunday it will adjust minimum state purchase prices for grains
and increase the flexibility of the grain reserve system,
marking another sign that the Chinese government may lower
prices amid a global glut.

The pledge came as state reserves of wheat and rice pile up.

REFILE-UPDATE 2-UK's divorce bill figure will come in final Brexit deal-trade minister

(Adds trade minister in headline)

LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Britain can only come up with a
figure for a financial settlement with the European Union when
Brexit has been agreed, trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday,
warning leaders not to believe London is bluffing over a no
deal.

Prime Minister Theresa May won a reprieve last week in the
talks to unravel more than 40 years of union, when EU leaders
offered a signal that the negotiations could move on to a
discussion of future ties in December.

UPDATE 2-UK's divorce bill figure will come in final Brexit deal

(Adds Starmer comment)

LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Britain can only come up with a
figure for a financial settlement with the European Union when
Brexit has been agreed, trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday,
warning leaders not to believe London is bluffing over a no
deal.

Prime Minister Theresa May won a reprieve last week in the
talks to unravel more than 40 years of union, when EU leaders
offered a signal that the negotiations could move on to a
discussion of future ties in December.

Bangladesh approves purchase of rice from India at $455/T

DHAKA, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Bangladesh has approved the
purchase of 100,000 tonnes of parboiled rice from India at $455
a tonne, officials said on Sunday, as the government races to
shore up depleted stocks and combat high prices.

Traditionally the world's fourth-biggest rice producer,
Bangladesh's rice imports are set to hit their highest levels in
a decade after floods hit its crops.

The price includes shipping, insurance and discharge costs.

UPDATE 1-UK's divorce bill figure can only come with final Brexit deal -minister

(Adds detail)

LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Britain can only come up with a
figure for a financial settlement with the European Union when a
Brexit deal has been agreed, trade minister Liam Fox said on
Sunday, warning leaders not to believe London is bluffing over a
no deal.

Fox, speaking on ITV's Peston on Sunday television
programme, said Britain would offer the other 27 EU members
"further assurance" on its divorce before the next summit in
December to push talks forward to a discussion of a future
trading relationship.

China state planner to adjust state purchase price for grain

BEIJING, Oct 22 (Reuters) - China's state planner said on
Sunday it will adjust minimum state purchase prices for grains
and increase the flexibility of the grain reserve system,
marking another sign that the Chinese government may lower
prices amid a global glut.

The pledge came as state reserves of wheat and rice pile up.

China cut minimum rice prices for the first time last year.

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