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2015/08/03 20:18
2015/08/03 20:18
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... or 11 — that sets us back. That’s not a good tradition. It needs to end.” In May, the Nigerian government outlawed the ancient and barbaric practice. The warped idea behind female genital...
2015/08/03 20:18
2015/08/03 20:18
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2015/08/03 15:12
2015/08/03 15:12
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... or social-welfare maximising, allocation of scarce resources. It affects and informs government policy and individual decision-making across every sector, from health, education and...
2015/08/03 03:38
2015/08/03 03:38
1d
... the election is a toss-up and Harper faces an uphill battle to form another majority government. If Harper wins he would become the first prime minister since 1908 to win four...
2015/08/03 01:47
2015/08/03 01:47
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... illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over a Minnesota dentist the African government wants to extradite for killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July. Zimbabwe's...
2015/08/02 16:21
2015/08/02 16:21
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The prime minister dissolved Parliament on Sunday. Mr Harper, in power since 2006, has managed to nudge an instinctively centre-left country to the right. He has gradually lowered sales and...
2015/08/01 01:24
2015/08/01 01:24
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... that the growing recognition that obesity was spreading rapidly among children helped nudge attitudes more than anything else. Children are rarely responsible for their own diets. Now,...
2015/08/01 00:49
2015/08/01 00:49
3d
... shed some light on how much this oil price fall will impact Petronas’ contribution to the Government in the form of the hefty dividends it pays.Whither Milux? MILUX Corp Bhd, a company that...
2015/07/31 13:58
2015/07/31 13:58
4d
... per cent. The latest compensation gains were due entirely to higher employment costs for government workers. Compensation for private sector workers was flat in the spring, the first time...
2015/07/30 20:41
2015/07/30 20:41
4d
... having fewer storms is a good thing, Graham said, it doesn’t change the need for people, government agencies and emergency responders to prepare for the season. “It doesn’t matter if...
2015/07/30 12:39
2015/07/30 12:39
5d
... The slow introduction of auto-enrolment has helped to offer some external control to nudge people towards a sensible approach to retirement saving. But the good news stops there....
2015/07/30 08:08
2015/07/30 08:08
5d
In an ideal world incentives should be introduced but you have to acknowledge that these reduce government’s income as consumption is deferred to the future. So if it came to a choice between...
2015/07/30 06:22
2015/07/30 06:22
5d
... it. In the 2016 Democratic race, Sen. Bernie Sanders is looked on by many as a vehicle to nudge frontrunner Hillary Clinton to the left on the political spectrum, even as his personal...
2015/07/30 00:30
2015/07/30 00:30
5d
... flows were too much of a one-way street. The comments by Philip Dunne marked a public nudge by one of the United States’ leading allies over the trade imbalance between the two...
2015/07/29 20:09
2015/07/29 20:09
5d
... the start or at the end of the process – but the delayed nature of pension taxes means that the Government needs to wait a long time indeed for its receipts. This has proved increasingly...
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2015/07/29 12:02
2015/07/29 12:02
6d
... of regret. The Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, usually bristles at any criticism of his government from the West. Since taking office in March 2013 — defying calls from Washington and...
2015/07/29 02:55
2015/07/29 02:55
6d
... the behavioural revolution’s most famous offspring, the policymaking approach called “nudge”. On the bright side, the focus on nudge is artificial. It does not flow from the evidence....
2015/07/28 16:03
2015/07/28 16:03
6d
... that could help define his legacy. He has the opportunity to name a visionary leader who can nudge the nation toward a richer, more open information ecosystem appropriate for a democratic...
2015/07/28 14:29
2015/07/28 14:29
7d
... higher salary increases for information security team members to remain on board." The U.S. government numbers line up to the IT analyst and research firm statistics. More than 209,000...
2015/07/26 23:21
2015/07/26 23:21
8d
... deserves serious review by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and the federal government, especially as more loads of coal are rolled into Richmond for transfer to ships for...
2015/07/26 17:43
2015/07/26 17:43
8d
It now appears that this Ministry of Finance is determined to nudge, goad and push the provident fund and other retirement corpus such as superannuation funds and gratuity funds into investing in...
2015/08/03 20:18
2015/08/03 20:18
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