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Law Society Gazette
LLB course demand soars – but vacancies remainLatest figures for the number of A-level students embarking on law degrees sugg
LLB course demand soars – but vacancies remain
Law Society Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
Latest figures for the number of A-level students embarking on law degrees suggest the supply of law graduates will continue to exceed the profession’s demand – despite undergraduate vacancies remaining at nearly 30 universities. According to... Read more
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The Atlantic
Could Reviving a Defunct Banking Rule Prevent a Future Crisis?banking separate. (It did so by preventing investment banks from taking deposit
Could Reviving a Defunct Banking Rule Prevent a Future Crisis?
The Atlantic / Posted 4 hours ago
banking separate. (It did so by preventing investment banks from taking deposits and mandating that only 10 percent of a commercial bank’s income could come from securities.) The post-Great Depression financial regulation was passed in 1933,... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
LLB course demand soars as vacancies remainLatest figures for the number of A-level students embarking on law degrees sugg
LLB course demand soars as vacancies remain
Law Society Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
Latest figures for the number of A-level students embarking on law degrees suggest the supply of law graduates will continue to exceed the profession’s demand – despite undergraduate vacancies remaining at nearly 30 universities. According to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
EPF's Simpanan Shariah scheme guided by comprehensive frameworkcomprising no fewer than three members who are qualified in shariah or possess
EPF's Simpanan Shariah scheme guided by comprehensive framework
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 hours ago
comprising no fewer than three members who are qualified in shariah or possess shariah knowledge and experience in banking, finance and law or other related discipline. "As part of the EPF's commitment to corporate governance, the SAC will prepare... Read more
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Reuters
Emerging markets portfolio allocations highest since Aug. 2015: IIFNEW YORK Emerging markets assets have seen net inflows of $13.2 billion since l
Emerging markets portfolio allocations highest since Aug. 2015: IIF
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
NEW YORK Emerging markets assets have seen net inflows of $13.2 billion since late July, outpacing net inflows to developed markets in investors' portfolios and reaching the highest level of representation in global mutual funds and ETFs in more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revenue Agency to Be Operational in Next Budget Year - Schlettweindecision, the agency will enjoy a semi-autonomous status, be funded by the gove
Revenue Agency to Be Operational in Next Budget Year - Schlettwein
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
decision, the agency will enjoy a semi-autonomous status, be funded by the government and accountable to the minister of finance. This was confirmed by Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein on Friday during a meeting with his staff. He said "the... Read more
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Reuters
Putin's ever-shrinking circle shows a return to Soviet politicsRussian President Vladimir Putin (L) and his chief of staff Sergei Ivanov atten
Putin's ever-shrinking circle shows a return to Soviet politics
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and his chief of staff Sergei Ivanov attend a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, June 22, 2013. Ivanov was fired on Aug. 12. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/File Photo Russian President Vladimir... Read more
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Rappler
#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is there tax on prizes for our sports heroes?RA 10699. File photo by Nic Bothma/EPA If I organize a local Pokemon Go tourna
#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is there tax on prizes for our sports heroes?
Rappler / Posted yesterday
RA 10699. File photo by Nic Bothma/EPA If I organize a local Pokemon Go tournament, will the cash and non-cash prizes of the winner be subject to tax? How about the prizes of athletes like Hidilyn Diaz who undeniably gave pride to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Region Urged to Promote Uniform Laws On Financial Inclusion to Spur Growthuniform regulatory framework that promote financial inclusion to ensure sustain
Region Urged to Promote Uniform Laws On Financial Inclusion to Spur Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
uniform regulatory framework that promote financial inclusion to ensure sustainable growth in the region, experts say. Prof Lemma Senbet, from the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), said EAC should put in place clear systems that... Read more
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Orange County Register
Biz briefly: Mawjee interim president at Sole Tech; Crevier BMW honored; college hosts small business seminars in SeptemberEsmail Mawjee has been named as interim president at Lake Forest-based Sole Tec
Biz briefly: Mawjee interim president at Sole Tech; Crevier BMW honored; college hosts small business seminars in September
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Esmail Mawjee has been named as interim president at Lake Forest-based Sole Technology, a maker of action sports footwear and apparel for brands etnies, éS, Emerica, Altamont and ThirtyTwo. Mawjee will be responsible for the overall operations of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
IFIM students help women working in Electronics City feel SAFEabuse she faced from her husband, apparently for over a year. Those who receive
IFIM students help women working in Electronics City feel SAFE
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
abuse she faced from her husband, apparently for over a year. Those who received the call, intervened. When things got out of hand, they arranged for a lawyer to help her part ways with the abuser. The call was received by students of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Contourglobal Sets Innovation Into Action On Rwanda's Lake KivuFor decades, Rwanda's 80 km long Lake Kivu, with its high concentration of meth
Contourglobal Sets Innovation Into Action On Rwanda's Lake Kivu
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
For decades, Rwanda's 80 km long Lake Kivu, with its high concentration of methane and carbon dioxide, has been seen as a risk due to its potential for toxic release. Extracting methane from the lake will now reduce environmental hazards while... Read more
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Variety
Nordic Co-Production Market Adds Heft With Eurimages SelectionThe Nordic Co-Production and Finance Market at the Norwegian Intl. Film Festiva
Nordic Co-Production Market Adds Heft With Eurimages Selection
Variety / Posted yesterday
The Nordic Co-Production and Finance Market at the Norwegian Intl. Film Festival will open Aug. 23 as the largest edition yet. A record number of 419 participants, and 28 new films in the main program, is given heft by the addition for the first time... Read more
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Daily Herald
Q&A: Former Treasury official Collyns on China's currencyWASHINGTON -- A year ago, the People's Bank of China jolted financial markets b
Q&A: Former Treasury official Collyns on China's currency
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- A year ago, the People's Bank of China jolted financial markets by devaluing the Chinese currency. Investors were rattled again when China's yuan - also called the renminbi, or RMB - dropped last fall. They worried that China's economy... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY- To: “Bogy” Yaalon; cc: Dore Gold; Re: Israel’s Security ImperativesWhat are the political ramifications of the security prescription authored by t
INTO THE FRAY- To: “Bogy” Yaalon; cc: Dore Gold; Re: Israel’s Security Imperatives
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
What are the political ramifications of the security prescription authored by the former Defense Minister and the current Director-General of the Foreign Ministry? Israel’s security depends on its retaining defensible borders. This means maintaining... Read more
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The Telegraph
When leisure means businesssigned an MoU with Mumbai-headquartered Carnival Group for setting up as many a
When leisure means business
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
signed an MoU with Mumbai-headquartered Carnival Group for setting up as many as 75 plex-cum-recreation zones in 18 out of the state's 24 districts in a move that may overhaul how Jharkhandis spend their leisure time, at the Calcutta leg of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Vapour Revolution - How Bottom-Up Innovation Is Saving LivesVaping may replace smoking within 30 years, extending the lives of a billion pe
The Vapour Revolution - How Bottom-Up Innovation Is Saving Lives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Vaping may replace smoking within 30 years, extending the lives of a billion people, says new paper from Reason Foundation. A new working paper[1] written by Julian Morris, Vice President of Research at Reason Foundation, and Dr Amir Ullah Khan,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Delta Goodrem will make her WAG debut supporting Drew Mitchellher blossoming romance with rugby union star Drew Mitchell. But the Australian
Delta Goodrem will make her WAG debut supporting Drew Mitchell
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
her blossoming romance with rugby union star Drew Mitchell. But the Australian singer is joining the glamorous line-up of Wallabies WAGs, including model Laura Dundovic and netball star Maria Tutaia. The 31-year-old will make her public debut... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cancer Problem, More Efforts Needed to Controlinadequate and unsatisfactory in ending the silence killer disease. According
Cancer Problem, More Efforts Needed to Control
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
inadequate and unsatisfactory in ending the silence killer disease. According to study reports available, only 32 per cent of all cancers diagnosed in the country are tobacco-related and the rest are caused by different causes. The results have... Read more
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Boston Globe
How a Holocaust survivor became a fierce critic of medical establishmentshe’s diminutive and refined, partial to pearls, classical music, and ballet. B
How a Holocaust survivor became a fierce critic of medical establishment
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
she’s diminutive and refined, partial to pearls, classical music, and ballet. But she’s also a street fighter: one of the most effective and passionate — some would say extreme — advocates for the rights of medical research subjects in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IIZ Annual Winter School On Next WeekThe Insurance Institute of Zimbabwe (IIZ) will hold its annual winter school in
IIZ Annual Winter School On Next Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Insurance Institute of Zimbabwe (IIZ) will hold its annual winter school in Nyanga next week. The winter school, which will run under the theme: "Going back to basics with a dynamic new mind set in insurance", starts on August 21 and ends on... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Bringing Back Manufacturing Jobs Would Be Harder Than It Soundsthe country and leaving countless working-class Americans struggling. Getting
Bringing Back Manufacturing Jobs Would Be Harder Than It Sounds
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
the country and leaving countless working-class Americans struggling. Getting those jobs back is a goal that politicians of all stripes eagerly line up behind. But the plain truth is that, legally speaking, there's not a lot that Trump or any... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Bringing Back Manufacturing Jobs Would Be Harder Than It Soundsthe country and leaving countless working-class Americans struggling. Getting
Bringing Back Manufacturing Jobs Would Be Harder Than It Sounds
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
the country and leaving countless working-class Americans struggling. Getting those jobs back is a goal that politicians of all stripes eagerly line up behind. But the plain truth is that, legally speaking, there's not a lot that Trump or any... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
More Malaysian consumers embrace digital bankingKuala Lumpur: Malaysia is experiencing a higher mobile and Internet banking ado
More Malaysian consumers embrace digital banking
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia is experiencing a higher mobile and Internet banking adoption rate with only 12.5 per cent of consumers found to have never tried digital banking at least once, according to the findings of a survey undertaken by the Asian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Suspends 2,192 Student LoansStudents at University of Dodoma (file photo). The government has suspended lo
Govt Suspends 2,192 Student Loans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Students at University of Dodoma (file photo). The government has suspended loans for 2,192 students from various universities who did not show up for verification and ordered their respective institutions to return the funds amounting to 3.9bn/-... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSGranting of state lands for landless war heroes (Document No - 08) The governm
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Granting of state lands for landless war heroes (Document No - 08) The government has implemented various welfare programmes for caring of war heroes who have sacrificed their lives, who had disappeared and also become disabled in Tri forces, the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious CapitalismToday, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and no
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious Capitalism
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Today, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and nonprofit organizations alike are increasingly focused on the triple bottom line -- people, planet and profit. In fact, companies that focus on doing good, or conscious... Read more
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Connecticut Post
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious CapitalismToday, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and no
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious Capitalism
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Today, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and nonprofit organizations alike are increasingly focused on the triple bottom line -- people, planet and profit. In fact, companies that focus on doing good, or conscious... Read more
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The News-Times
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious CapitalismToday, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and no
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious Capitalism
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Today, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and nonprofit organizations alike are increasingly focused on the triple bottom line -- people, planet and profit. In fact, companies that focus on doing good, or conscious... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Bon Vivants and Billionaires: Living Large With LeoThe Oscar winner has developed a rich — and occasionally infamous — circle of f
Bon Vivants and Billionaires: Living Large With Leo
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
The Oscar winner has developed a rich — and occasionally infamous — circle of friends over the years. Here’s a rundown of some of the high rollers who have penetrated DiCaprio’s exclusive orbit. Aesop probably wasn’t considering the world of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Who are the Green Party candidates?Jill Stein,Green Party Presidential Candidate, talked with CNN's Don Lemon. De
Who are the Green Party candidates?
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
Jill Stein,Green Party Presidential Candidate, talked with CNN's Don Lemon. Despite record levels of dissatisfaction with the Republican and Democratic candidates, nearly 70% of Americans know nothing about the Green Party presidential hopeful Jill... Read more
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Greenwich Time
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious CapitalismToday, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and no
4 Ways Data Is Driving Conscious Capitalism
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
Today, doing good and making money are no longer incongruent. For-profit and nonprofit organizations alike are increasingly focused on the triple bottom line -- people, planet and profit. In fact, companies that focus on doing good, or conscious... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: The New “Nuts”—Jeffrey Goldberg, the Jerusalem Post & the Question of SanityI’m getting ready to leave Ha’aretz … [its] cartoonish anti-Israelism and anti-
INTO THE FRAY: The New “Nuts”—Jeffrey Goldberg, the Jerusalem Post & the Question of Sanity
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
I’m getting ready to leave Ha’aretz … [its] cartoonish anti-Israelism and anti-Semitism can be grating. I find the @TimesofIsrael to be very reliable. Ha’aretz has some good reporters. Jpost is nuts.- Jeffrey Goldberg,national correspondent for... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Who are the Green Party candidates?Despite record levels of dissatisfaction with the Republican and Democratic can
Who are the Green Party candidates?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
Despite record levels of dissatisfaction with the Republican and Democratic candidates, nearly 70% of Americans know nothing about the Green Party presidential hopeful Jill Stein, according to a recent Gallup poll. Stein has consistently polled as... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Frontline voices: To be a transgender living with HIV in Indiadegree in marketing, Amruta Soni is currently working in Patna as the state pro
Frontline voices: To be a transgender living with HIV in India
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
degree in marketing, Amruta Soni is currently working in Patna as the state programme manager at National Coalition of PLHIV in India (NCPI) for the Vihaan project in Bihar. Today she confidently handles 15 partner NGOs, providing them with... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnairesto serve his community at an early age. Beginning his law enforcement career as
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
to serve his community at an early age. Beginning his law enforcement career as a patrolman at the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office in 1974, he rose through the ranks and gained more responsibilities and leadership experience, especially when John... Read more
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Business Wire
EnergyNet: Nigeria’s Power Finance and Energy Investors to Meet with Government in Abuja This OctoberNigeria as a hub for regional gas development as well as an important market fo
EnergyNet: Nigeria’s Power Finance and Energy Investors to Meet with Government in Abuja This October
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Nigeria as a hub for regional gas development as well as an important market for clean and renewable energy. Key themes of the conference include how to diversify Nigeria’s energy mix, regulation policy to promote international investment in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
European Stocks Drop, Futures Flat As Rising Dollar Pressures Oil, EMs: All Eyes On The Fed Minutesretreated from near a one-year high and oil fell for the first time in a week a
European Stocks Drop, Futures Flat As Rising Dollar Pressures Oil, EMs: All Eyes On The Fed Minutes
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
retreated from near a one-year high and oil fell for the first time in a week after hawkish comments from Federal Reserve officials revived bets on U.S. interest rate rises this year, and pushed the dollar higher from 7 week lows ahead of today's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Water Decade Key to World's DevelopmentIt was a rare success story among the mixed feelings that surrounded the conclu
New Water Decade Key to World's Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
It was a rare success story among the mixed feelings that surrounded the conclusion of the UN Millennium Development Goals. Not all of the ambitious international targets, intended to improve the lives of the world's poorest people, were achieved on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOF, BOC start consultations on IRR for new Customs law The Department of Finance (DOF) and the Bureau of Customs started today (Augu
DOF, BOC start consultations on IRR for new Customs law
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The Department of Finance (DOF) and the Bureau of Customs started today (August 17, 2016) the first in a series of consultations on the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of a new law... Read more
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Market Watch
Yen pulls back after jawboning from Japan officialsince June 24 — shortly after the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union.
Yen pulls back after jawboning from Japan official
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
since June 24 — shortly after the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union. Since then, the dollar has reached a high of ¥101.16. “If there are excessively sharp movements, we will have to take action,” Vice Finance Minister for International... Read more
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Business Wire
Dominion Diamond Corporation Announces Appointment of Two New Directors(the “Company” or “Dominion”) is pleased to announce that Trudy Curran and Tim
Dominion Diamond Corporation Announces Appointment of Two New Directors
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
(the “Company” or “Dominion”) is pleased to announce that Trudy Curran and Tim Dabson have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company (the “Board”) effective immediately. Ms. Curran will also assume the role of Chair of the Health,... Read more
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Grainnet.com
U.S. Wheat Associates to Host Indonesian Milling Executives For Trip to Learn About U.S. Wheat Supply SystemAugust 17 to 27, 2016, with U.S. Wheat Associates to learn how they can select
U.S. Wheat Associates to Host Indonesian Milling Executives For Trip to Learn About U.S. Wheat Supply System
Grainnet.com / Posted 7 days ago
August 17 to 27, 2016, with U.S. Wheat Associates to learn how they can select and efficiently import different classes of U.S. wheat. The millers work for Bogasari, which operates four separate flour mills in Indonesia. These managers in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China’s Xi to deliver key speech at G20 summitEconomic Cooperation (Apec) summit in Manila. AP When hosting the forthcoming
China’s Xi to deliver key speech at G20 summit
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit in Manila. AP When hosting the forthcoming 11th G20 Leaders Summit, China will offer the country’s ideas on how to tackle the world’s lingering economic problems and rising protectionism, experts... Read more
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SiliconIndia
G20 To Focus On Balanced Growth: Chinese OfficialsBEIJING: The upcoming G20 summit slated to be held in theChinese city of Hangzh
G20 To Focus On Balanced Growth: Chinese Officials
SiliconIndia / Posted 7 days ago
BEIJING: The upcoming G20 summit slated to be held in theChinese city of Hangzhou, will focus on international cooperation in the face of economic risks and challenges to achieve sustainable and balanced growth, officials said. Vice Foreign Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Portfolio Investors Are Not Flocking to Nigeria"We have had countless of time that capital inflows are just waiting in the win
Why Portfolio Investors Are Not Flocking to Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
"We have had countless of time that capital inflows are just waiting in the wings to pour back in if only Nigeria would devalue its currency. Recent evidence from emerging markets suggests that they should go and tell that to the marines!" This... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 16 August 2016Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 5:27 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • TUESDAY, 1
Questions & Answers - 16 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 5:27 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • TUESDAY, 16 AUGUST 2016Mr Speaker took the Chair at 2 p.m.Prayers.ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSSocial Housing—Reform1. TODD MULLER... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Bank Negara launches Educator's Manual on Shariah standardsmaterials for students. The first manual, which focuses on 'Murabahah' contrac
Bank Negara launches Educator's Manual on Shariah standards
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 7 days ago
materials for students. The first manual, which focuses on 'Murabahah' contract, includes case studies on the Islamic finance industry. "The manual is a pioneering effort. Translating the Shariah standards and operational requirements into a... Read more
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New Kerala
G20 to focus on balanced growth: Chinese officials - newkerala.com #105574Beijing, Aug 16 : The upcoming G20 summit slated to be held in the Chinese city
G20 to focus on balanced growth: Chinese officials - newkerala.com #105574
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Beijing, Aug 16 : The upcoming G20 summit slated to be held in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, will focus on international cooperation in the face of economic risks and challenges to achieve sustainable and balanced growth, officials said. Vice... Read more
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