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Silicon Valley
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackersdays. "Apple has started to take security much more seriously in recent years,
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackers
Silicon Valley / Posted 4 hours ago
days. "Apple has started to take security much more seriously in recent years, especially this year," said Eva Galperin, global policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. "The bug bounty is the best sign that they've turned over a new... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackersdays. "Apple has started to take security much more seriously in recent years,
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackers
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
days. "Apple has started to take security much more seriously in recent years, especially this year," said Eva Galperin, global policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. "The bug bounty is the best sign that they've turned over a new... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian stocks end two-day advance as Infosys dropsthis year, the most in Asia after Taiwan and South Korea, as capital flows to e
Indian stocks end two-day advance as Infosys drops
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
this year, the most in Asia after Taiwan and South Korea, as capital flows to emerging markets accelerated amid a wave of global policy easing. That's helped the benchmark gauges rebound at least 21 per cent from their lows in February, and sent a... Read more
12h
Business Insider
CITI: If Trump wins, it would be a disaster for the global economygrowth. "Assuming, somewhat conservatively, that a Trump victory would lead to
CITI: If Trump wins, it would be a disaster for the global economy
Business Insider / Posted 12 hours ago
growth. "Assuming, somewhat conservatively, that a Trump victory would lead to a 1 [standard deviation] increase in global policy uncertainty and a 1 [standard deviation] tightening in US financial conditions (and that the two shocks affect... Read more
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The Economic Times
Donald Trump as President can cause global recession, warns Citigroupsuggests that a Trump victory would cause a one-standard deviation tightening i
Donald Trump as President can cause global recession, warns Citigroup
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
suggests that a Trump victory would cause a one-standard deviation tightening in US financial conditions and pick-up in global policy uncertainty, which would adversely affect consumption and investment in both the US and the rest of the... Read more
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Newsmax
Citigroup: A Trump Victory in November Could Cause a Global Recessionsuggests that a Trump victory would cause a one-standard deviation tightening i
Citigroup: A Trump Victory in November Could Cause a Global Recession
Newsmax / Posted 13 hours ago
suggests that a Trump victory would cause a one-standard deviation tightening in U.S. financial conditions and pick-up in global policy uncertainty, which would adversely affect consumption and investment in both the U.S. and the rest of the... Read more
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Reuters
Trump adviser's Russia credentials come under scrutinyrecent years he has expressed them, reflecting the Kremlin's views on occasions
Trump adviser's Russia credentials come under scrutiny
Reuters / Posted yesterday
recent years he has expressed them, reflecting the Kremlin's views on occasions. In a February 2015 article in the journal Global Policy, he said U.S. policy toward Russia had been "misguided and provocative" and blamed the State Department for... Read more
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Slate
Twitter Needs to Move On From Its “Free Speech” Idealsagain. “What we do is informed by external conversations that we have,” explai
Twitter Needs to Move On From Its “Free Speech” Ideals
Slate / Posted yesterday
again. “What we do is informed by external conversations that we have,” explained Monika Bickert, Facebook’s head of global policy, in an April interview with the Verge. “Every day, we are in conversations with groups around the world. … So,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bush alerts Gorbachev coup loomed – Ex Advisor to USAIDAmerican intelligence was so completely clueless about what was about to happen
Bush alerts Gorbachev coup loomed – Ex Advisor to USAID
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
American intelligence was so completely clueless about what was about to happen in Turkey. Strange but not impossible, given the long record of past intelligence failures,” he commented. Paolo von Schirach is president of the Global Policy Institu... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Treasuries fall as traders gauge Fed path after Williams remarksreiterated Thursday. Investors await further guidance from Fed Chair Janet Yell
Treasuries fall as traders gauge Fed path after Williams remarks
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
reiterated Thursday. Investors await further guidance from Fed Chair Janet Yellen, who will speak Aug. 26 at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The U.S. two-year note yield, among the maturities most sensitive to the... Read more
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Breitbart
Soros Leaks Refer To UN Chief As 'Elite, Behind The Scenes' Soros Advocatehave been able to advocate at an “elite level” behind the scenes. Open Society
Soros Leaks Refer To UN Chief As 'Elite, Behind The Scenes' Soros Advocate
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
have been able to advocate at an “elite level” behind the scenes. Open Society are one of the contributors to the Columbia Global Policy Initiative (CGPI) which hosts Mr. Sutherland and claim that through Sutherland they are able to influence... Read more
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WA Today
Wall Street slips on Federal Reserve interest rate timing talkat any meeting, particularly if jobs data continued to improve. Fed Chair Janet
Wall Street slips on Federal Reserve interest rate timing talk
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
at any meeting, particularly if jobs data continued to improve. Fed Chair Janet Yellen will speak August 26 at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Traders' bets on higher rates have been pushed forward with December now the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Drop, US Futures Down As Dollar Rebound Halts Longest Oil Rally In Yearsof a sharp increase in price pressure. The events set the stage for Fed Chair J
Global Stocks Drop, US Futures Down As Dollar Rebound Halts Longest Oil Rally In Years
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
of a sharp increase in price pressure. The events set the stage for Fed Chair Janet Yellen, who speaks at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, next week. December rate hike odds stand at 47%, fed fund futures show. That... Read more
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iol.co.za
Oil trades above $48 as dollar pares weekly lossSydney. The next signal on the Fed’s thinking isn’t due till August 26 when Fe
Oil trades above $48 as dollar pares weekly loss
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Sydney. The next signal on the Fed’s thinking isn’t due till August 26 when Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The probability of a borrowing costs being raised this year stands at 47... Read more
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New Kerala
Phasing out hydro-fluorocarbons the next big challenge - newkerala.com #106513of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environme
Phasing out hydro-fluorocarbons the next big challenge - newkerala.com #106513
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) released in 2014. Global policy makers are more impressed with UNEP's 2015 annual that states that the Montreal Protocol, through halting the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand holding steadyexecutive said on Wednesday. “The rand gains of the past two months have prima
Rand holding steady
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
executive said on Wednesday. “The rand gains of the past two months have primarily been driven by the expectation of fresh global policy easing and the resulting search for yield. A Fed hike would risk this entire trade,” said Rand Merchant Bank... Read more
9d
Market Watch
Gold tries for best back-back advance in 2 weekscould include some clues on typically gold-moving monetary-policy changes. Next
Gold tries for best back-back advance in 2 weeks
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
could include some clues on typically gold-moving monetary-policy changes. Next week, Fed chief Janet Yellen addresses global policy makers at the central bank’s annual Jackson Hole, Wyo., retreat. According to short-term interest-rate futures... Read more
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Newsmax
Gold Set for Biggest Back-to-Back Rally in Two Weeks on Dollarits July meeting, which are due Wednesday, and from Chair Janet Yellen, who’s s
Gold Set for Biggest Back-to-Back Rally in Two Weeks on Dollar
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
its July meeting, which are due Wednesday, and from Chair Janet Yellen, who’s scheduled to speak next week at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. “The moves in equities and the dollar are supportive for gold and all eyes... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gold in back-to-back rallyits July meeting, which are due Wednesday, and from Chair Janet Yellen, who’s s
Gold in back-to-back rally
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
its July meeting, which are due Wednesday, and from Chair Janet Yellen, who’s scheduled to speak next week at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. “The moves in equities and the dollar are supportive for gold and all eyes... Read more
10d
Los Angeles Times
On Social Security's 81st anniversary, a reminder that it's also a lifeline for childrenSecurity underscores the need to protect and expand this critical program — not
On Social Security's 81st anniversary, a reminder that it's also a lifeline for children
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
Security underscores the need to protect and expand this critical program — not slash it.— Maya Rockeymoore, Center for Global Policy Solutions That’s the headline on a paper prepared more than a decade ago by Heather Boushey, then of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
China markets on a roll0.2 percent. It has climbed 14 percent since June when Britain's vote to leave
China markets on a roll
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
0.2 percent. It has climbed 14 percent since June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union unleashed a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Chinese stocks hit seven-month highper cent. It has climbed 14 per cent since June when Britain's vote to leave t
Chinese stocks hit seven-month high
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
per cent. It has climbed 14 per cent since June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union unleashed a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asian shares recoup lossesIt has climbed almost 14 per cent since late June when Britain's vote to leave
Asian shares recoup losses
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
It has climbed almost 14 per cent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union unleashed a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Asian shares recoup lossesIt has climbed almost 14 per cent since late June when Britain's vote to leave
Asian shares recoup losses
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
It has climbed almost 14 per cent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union unleashed a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets to remain closed on account of Independence Dayindex has climbed almost 14% since late June when Britain's vote to leave the E
Markets to remain closed on account of Independence Day
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
index has climbed almost 14% since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union triggered a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. In commodity markets, oil prices edged higher... Read more
11d
asianage
Asia shares take breather as Japan's economic growth stallshas climbed almost 14 per cent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the
Asia shares take breather as Japan's economic growth stalls
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
has climbed almost 14 per cent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union triggered a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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Reuters
Asia shares recoup losses as China hits seven-month topIt has climbed almost 14 percent since late June when Britain's vote to leave t
Asia shares recoup losses as China hits seven-month top
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
It has climbed almost 14 percent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union unleashed a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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Reuters
Asia shares take breather as Japan's economic growth stallsindex has climbed almost 14 percent since late June when Britain's vote to leav
Asia shares take breather as Japan's economic growth stalls
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
index has climbed almost 14 percent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union triggered a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia shares take breather as Japan's economic growth stallsindex has climbed almost 14 percent since late June when Britain's vote to leav
Asia shares take breather as Japan's economic growth stalls
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
index has climbed almost 14 percent since late June when Britain's vote to leave the European Union triggered a new wave of global policy stimulus, led by aggressive action from the Bank of England. All this easing has pushed rich-world bond yields... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa Appoints Panel On Minimum Wage5 percentage points lower than its peers and has declined in the post-apartheid
Ramaphosa Appoints Panel On Minimum Wage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
5 percentage points lower than its peers and has declined in the post-apartheid era. There is a growing consensus among global policy makers that the world economy is suffering from too little demand. This is partly due to rampant inequality:... Read more
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Orange County Register
Infrastructure design must change with climateeconomic benefits and last for many decades to come. Robert J. Lempert is a se
Infrastructure design must change with climate
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
economic benefits and last for many decades to come. Robert J. Lempert is a senior scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corporation and director of the Frederick S. Pardee Center for Longer Range Global Policy and the Future Human Condit... Read more
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The Hill
Social Security saves children tooreceived Social Security survivor’s benefits during our most vulnerable years.
Social Security saves children too
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
received Social Security survivor’s benefits during our most vulnerable years. ADVERTISEMENT According to the Center for Global Policy Solutions, there were 3.2 million children younger than 18 receiving Social Security as the surviving dependent... Read more
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The Manila Times
Dollar up against Asian currenciesnumbers,” he said. Markets are waiting on Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen’s
Dollar up against Asian currencies
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
numbers,” he said. Markets are waiting on Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen’s speech later this month at a meeting of global policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. “Markets are feeling comfortable that there won’t be any immediate effects... Read more
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The Hindu
Greenpeace sounds alarm over China's long-distance fishing fleetsubsidies “need to be reformed in order to promote healthy development and an i
Greenpeace sounds alarm over China's long-distance fishing fleet
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
subsidies “need to be reformed in order to promote healthy development and an industry which can sustain healthy oceans,” said Li Shuo, a global policy adviser at Greenpeace East Asia and an author of the report. (c) Guardian News & Media Ltd,... Read more
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CBS News
Presidential campaign shining light on key issue for parentspolicy that applies to all the regions in which they operate. Of the two-thirds
Presidential campaign shining light on key issue for parents
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
policy that applies to all the regions in which they operate. Of the two-thirds of companies without a so-called global policy on parental leave, some 12 percent are considering implementing one. Only 19 percent of companies have a global... Read more
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Business Standard India
Stocks climb as consumer firms advance on earningsThey've been net sellers on just two days since July 1, as flows to developing
Stocks climb as consumer firms advance on earnings
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
They've been net sellers on just two days since July 1, as flows to developing markets accelerated amid a renewed wave of global policy easing. "A buoyant global sentiment is leading to consistent inflows into emerging markets," Vaibhav Sanghavi,... Read more
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Business Insider
There will be 'no medal winners' in the stock market because everything is too expensiveafter this type of rally and amid continuing concerns about the sustainability
There will be 'no medal winners' in the stock market because everything is too expensive
Business Insider / Posted 18 days ago
after this type of rally and amid continuing concerns about the sustainability of stimulus-led growth in China, global policy uncertainty (and in Europe in particular), dovish central bank expectations, and heightened prospects of... Read more
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Island Packet
Northwest Arkansas friendly area for minority businessesminorities from wealth, loans and other resources have all helped push down the
Northwest Arkansas friendly area for minority businesses
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
minorities from wealth, loans and other resources have all helped push down the rate, according to a report this year from Global Policy Solutions. The country would be home to more than 1 million more companies if the business-starting rates... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Northwest Arkansas friendly area for minority businessesminorities from wealth, loans and other resources have all helped push down the
Northwest Arkansas friendly area for minority businesses
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
minorities from wealth, loans and other resources have all helped push down the rate, according to a report this year from Global Policy Solutions. "So if you come to northwest Arkansas, either to work for a big company or to serve the people who... Read more
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Newsmax
Jobs Report Brings Much-Needed Good Newsand tax reform, a more expansionary fiscal policy overall, more effective labor
Jobs Report Brings Much-Needed Good News
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
and tax reform, a more expansionary fiscal policy overall, more effective labor retooling and a lot better regional and global policy coordination -- to make such a contribution possible. As is now widely -- and finally -- recognized, this goes... Read more
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Providence Business News
Jobs report brings much-needed good newsand tax reform, a more expansionary fiscal policy overall, more effective labor
Jobs report brings much-needed good news
Providence Business News / Posted 20 days ago
and tax reform, a more expansionary fiscal policy overall, more effective labor retooling and a lot better regional and global policy coordination -- to make such a contribution possible. As is now widely -- and finally -- recognized, this goes... Read more
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Philly.com
On Penn's campus, a new-old building isn't preservation as we know itfounding principal of the firm 1100 Architects, likens the arrangement to a "co
On Penn's campus, a new-old building isn't preservation as we know it
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
founding principal of the firm 1100 Architects, likens the arrangement to a "collage." As a research institute devoted to global policy issues, funded by Richard and Lisa Perry, Perry World House's mission is to "engage in a dialogue," he says.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rebranded Bank's Financial Inclusive Approach Praisedwould be helping the government to meet its obligation of increasing the banked
Rebranded Bank's Financial Inclusive Approach Praised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
would be helping the government to meet its obligation of increasing the banked population in line with its commitments to global policy directions. "The government's strategies seek to include each and every Tanzanian to ensure that no one is... Read more
21d
The Economic Times
McDonald’s goes on a healthy diet, reduces sodium in its mayonnaise and friesfries, and calories in sauces, in an attempt to bring in health conscious consu
McDonald’s goes on a healthy diet, reduces sodium in its mayonnaise and fries
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
fries, and calories in sauces, in an attempt to bring in health conscious consumers amid slowing sales. The move follows a global policy the burger chain had announced on Tuesday. "In India, we will continue to work closely with our suppliers and... Read more
21d
CircleID
Kazakhstan Using Malware Against Journalists, Political Activists, Lawyersof the government of Kazakhstan, according to a new report by the Electronic Fr
Kazakhstan Using Malware Against Journalists, Political Activists, Lawyers
CircleID / Posted 21 days ago
of the government of Kazakhstan, according to a new report by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)." Eva Galperin, Global Policy Analyst at EFF: "The use of malware to spy on and intimidate dissidents beyond their borders is an increasingly... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Trans-Pacific Partnership would benefit San Diego's export economytariffs in other Pacific Rim countries, according to a report released Wednesda
Trans-Pacific Partnership would benefit San Diego's export economy
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
tariffs in other Pacific Rim countries, according to a report released Wednesday. The report by the UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy and the San Diego World Trade Center notes that 97 percent of local exports -- worth more than $22... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
John W. McArthur: It’s Canada’s moment to seizeIt’s a rare moment of geopolitical geometry when the global policy community lo
John W. McArthur: It’s Canada’s moment to seize
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 22 days ago
It’s a rare moment of geopolitical geometry when the global policy community looks anxiously to Canada for leadership. Now is such a moment, judging from comments a number of senior international figures have recently made to me. We need to recognize... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
TPP Would Benefit San Diego's Export Economy, Report Saystariffs in other Pacific Rim countries, according to a report released Wednesda
TPP Would Benefit San Diego's Export Economy, Report Says
KPBS San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
tariffs in other Pacific Rim countries, according to a report released Wednesday. The report by the UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy and the San Diego World Trade Center notes that 97 percent of local exports — worth more than $22... Read more
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The Christian Post
Evangelical, Catholic Leaders Met Hillary Clinton Advisers to Address Concernsmeeting was less about political support and more about including the religious
Evangelical, Catholic Leaders Met Hillary Clinton Advisers to Address Concerns
The Christian Post / Posted 22 days ago
meeting was less about political support and more about including the religious perspective in the formation of a Clinton global policy. "We are open to meeting with both parties around development issues," the representative said. On July 19, a... Read more
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International Business Times
Most Asian markets decline amid disappointing Japan stimulus plan "With Japan and the UK set to ease fiscal policy, it will be important to watch
Most Asian markets decline amid disappointing Japan stimulus plan
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
"With Japan and the UK set to ease fiscal policy, it will be important to watch whether we are at the beginning of a global policy re-pivot away from monetary easing," ANZ analysts were quoted as saying by Reuters. Indices in the rest of... Read more
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