control prices

See: monopolize
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They did not control prices which directly affect the common man.
'Livestock department and District administration is working together against smuggling of animal which will help to control prices as well', Secretary Livestock.
FAISALABAD: Divisional Commissioner Mehmood Javed Bhatti has directed for taking effective measures to control prices of essential items.
Minister Basharat briefed about steps to control prices
The CS briefed about the efforts being made to control prices of ordinary commodities while IGP deliberated on law and order situation in Punjab.
It is earnestly requested that concerned provisional authority should take appropriate measures to control prices and keep a strict check on all those who manipulate prices for their own benefit, visibly hurting others.
'Why measures are not taken to control prices throughout the year?'
He said district administration has failed to control prices of daily use items including dates in Peshawar markets and urged DCs to activate his staff to control price hike during Ramadan.
Actually, it is the fault of the government, which has failed to control prices at wholesale markets, a vendor, Manzoor Ahmed.
He said all out efforts would be utilize to control prices of edible items.
The decision was made in order for the local city government to control prices of rice and buy buffer stocks.
During the past few days, a number of local newspapers discussed a demand made by Member of Parliament Mohamed Zain el-Din to the Chairman of Parliament Ali Abd al-aal calling the government to apply fixed pricing in order to control prices in the local market.