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middleman

1. an independent trader engaged in the distribution of goods from producer to consumer
2. Theatre the interlocutor in minstrel shows
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The alleged middleman was extradited from Dubai last year and is lodged in Tihar Jail in connection with alleged irregularities in the chopper deal.
In all of the farm produce - wheat, rice, cotton, sugarcane, milk, meat, fruits and vegetables, the farmer earns 10-20% and the rest is earned by the middleman, according to Zaidi.
The middleman used to purchase wheat from farmers on low
Both the grower and the new Arthi are fined for causing a loss of business to the original middleman.
A farmer namely Imran Talib informed reporter here on Sunday that he sold his wheat to a middleman at the rate of Rs 1,070 per 40-kg.
#WATCH : Christian Michel, alleged middleman in AgustaWestland chopper deal, brought to Delhi after being extradited from UAE pic.twitter.com/33e23YkNm9
To have such middleman organisations is akin to having a parallel government,' he said during a cheque-handing ceremony by Malaysian Indian Metal Traders and Recyclers Association for Tabung Harapan.
A former policeman who was tagged as a middleman in the Bureau of Immigration bribery scandal last year has surrendered to authorities, National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief Dir.
According to Bitcoinist, ImpactChoice, a company that provides environmental sustainability solutions for enterprises, saw the opportunity to create a new environment where both the producers and consumers of the Natural Asset class could thrive, impervious to the middleman economy that dominates our current financial system.
At a local level, it was observed that each middleman earns at least Rs2000 to 5000 on the sale and purchase of an animal head in a day without having to bear the cost of feeding, transportation, treatment and maintenance.
In Biglaiser (1993), a middleman takes part in a larger number of transactions and stays in the market for several time periods, so that he/she has more incentive to become an expert in detecting and revealing the real quality of goods.
Working closely with middleman Christian Michel, the key link in the chopper deal scam saga, Nanda allegedly received nearly ` 19 crore from Michel.