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The Hill
FCC chief dismisses Trump threat to media licenses | Google rolling out new Gmail security features | Tech group blasts EU tax pushcalls for higher taxes on their profits. In a letter to the Organisation for E
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
calls for higher taxes on their profits. In a letter to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) outlined its concerns with potential tax reforms in Europe. ITI is a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
European Parliament president says Brexit divorce bill likely to be up to €60bnchallenge. “Negotiating the closest possible EU-UK economic relationship would
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
challenge. “Negotiating the closest possible EU-UK economic relationship would limit the cost of exit.”Read More The OECD’s top economist compared Brexit to the Blitz as he urged Britain to “keep calm and carry on”. Speaking at the Treasury,... Read more
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The Hill
Senate starts debate on budget, pushing forward with tax reform | Trump, GOP play defense in middle-class tax cut pitch | IRS: ‘Significant’ number of Equifax victims already had info stolenUnion’s calls for higher taxes on their profits.In a letter to the Organisation
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
Union’s calls for higher taxes on their profits.In a letter to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) outlined its concerns with potential tax reforms in Europe.ITI is a... Read more
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Scotsman
Reversing Brexit would have ‘significant’ impact on UK economythe UK’s sluggish growth since last year’s referendum, the Organisation for Eco
Scotsman / Posted 4 hours ago
the UK’s sluggish growth since last year’s referendum, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) warned of uncertainty around the chances of securing a vital trade deal with the EU. It warned that Britain's economy... Read more
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Fortune
Here Are the 15 Cities Where Americans Work the Hardestlogged on average 1,783 hours of work in 2016. That’s at least 100 more hours a
Fortune / Posted 6 hours ago
logged on average 1,783 hours of work in 2016. That’s at least 100 more hours a year than the average worker in other OECD countries like the UK, France, Germany, or Sweden. And when looking at US census data, that number could be higher,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blitz spirit prevails as Brexiteers vow to keep calm and carry onon Tuesday as he dashed away from a joint press conference with the Organisatio
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
on Tuesday as he dashed away from a joint press conference with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). “I’m sorry, I’ve got to run,” the chancellor told reporters as he made a hasty exit at the Treasury, leaving OECD... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brexit talks at a standstill unless EU backs Britain's trade talksproductivity challenge. “Negotiating the closest possible EU-UK economic relat
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 hours ago
productivity challenge. “Negotiating the closest possible EU-UK economic relationship would limit the cost of exit.” The OECD’s top economist compared Brexit to the Blitz as he urged Britain to “keep calm and carry on”. Speaking at the Treasury,... Read more
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Daily Mail
MI5 chief: terror threat is highest in 34 yearsARTICLES Is YOUR town at risk from robots? Map of Britain reveals the...'It's
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
ARTICLES Is YOUR town at risk from robots? Map of Britain reveals the...'It's the return of Project Fear!' MPs slam the OECD for... Share this article In his first substantial remarks since the wave of carnage, this year, Mr Parker detailed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain's economy will continue to grow even if it leaves the EU without a deal, OECD admitsnew referendum, etc.), the positive impact on growth would be significant." Ang
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
new referendum, etc.), the positive impact on growth would be significant." Angel Gurria, the Secretary-General of the OECD, said: “What was it Churchill said? Keep calm and carry on. It’s like in the Blitz. Except without the bombs.” The OECD... Read more
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express
Hammond humiliated as think tank that advises the Treasury likens Brexit to 'the BLITZ'poll overturning last year's Leave vote would have a "positive" and significant
express / Posted 8 hours ago
poll overturning last year's Leave vote would have a "positive" and significant" impact on UK growth. And Angel Gurria, OECD general-secretary, compared the experience of leaving the European block to the German bombing offensive against British... Read more
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The Irish Times
OECD warns of dangers of Brexit without trade dealthe pound to a new low and damage the country’s credit rating, the Organisation
The Irish Times / Posted 8 hours ago
the pound to a new low and damage the country’s credit rating, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has warned. The Paris-based institution said that reversing Brexit through a fresh referendum would give the economy a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Reversing Brexit would give 'significant' boost to UK: OECDLONDON: Reversing Britain's shock referendum to leave the EU would "significant
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
LONDON: Reversing Britain's shock referendum to leave the EU would "significantly" boost the economy, the OECD said on Tuesday (Oct 17), while the government insisted there were no plans to cancel Brexit. "In case Brexit gets reversed by political... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinics offer discount on circumcision based on game levelsfor touching a... Second Spanish jet pilot dies in five days when F-18... 'It
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
for touching a... Second Spanish jet pilot dies in five days when F-18... 'It's the return of Project Fear!' MPs slam the OECD for... Millions of families face £500 hike in bills if Britain... MOST READ NEWS Share what you think The comments... Read more
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SKY News
The boldest Brexit forecast since before the EU votedirector couldn't imagine no deal being done with the EU. Now the Organisation
SKY News / Posted 10 hours ago
director couldn't imagine no deal being done with the EU. Now the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is breaking the silence. It now expects the UK to grow slower than any other G7 country next year. It thinks Brexit is... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cliff Taylor: OECD lobs a grenade into the Brexit debateThe OECD has lobbed a grenade into the Brexit debate, estimating a major hit to
The Irish Times / Posted 11 hours ago
The OECD has lobbed a grenade into the Brexit debate, estimating a major hit to growth in 2019 if the UK leaves without a deal and saying that the flip-side would be a boost to UK growth expectations if the Brexit decision was reversed. As talks... Read more
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BBC News
Brexit reversal would boost UK, says OECDReversing Brexit would boost economy, says OECD - BBC News Accessibility links
BBC News / Posted 11 hours ago
Reversing Brexit would boost economy, says OECD - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Reversing Brexit would boost... Read more
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Gulf News
Lack of women in workforce hinders growthcareers in the Middle East and North Africa is costing the region an estimated
Gulf News / Posted 12 hours ago
careers in the Middle East and North Africa is costing the region an estimated $575 billion (Dh2.11 trillion) a year, the OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) said this month.A recent survey of attitudes in the region, by... Read more
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express
‘NO SECOND REFERENDUM!’ Think tank slapped down after Project Fear report“significant” for the UK’s economy. The claims were made by the Organisation f
express / Posted 13 hours ago
“significant” for the UK’s economy. The claims were made by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), a Paris-based think tank. The Government refused outright to even consider such a move, despite economic warnings... Read more
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The Irish Times
Scrap Brexit to rescue UK’s flagging economy says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
The Irish Times / Posted 13 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1 per cent in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations... Read more
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The Irish Times
Services sector now accounts for 75% of employment in Irelandof people employed in Ireland’s fast-growing services industry is now at its hi
The Irish Times / Posted 13 hours ago
of people employed in Ireland’s fast-growing services industry is now at its highest level on record, according to the OECD. The Paris-based think tank’s latest quarterly employment survey shows the services sector here, which covers a range... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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SKY News
Brexit reversal would boost UK growth, says OECDThe Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said growth c
SKY News / Posted 14 hours ago
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said growth could be boosted if a second referendum or "change of majority" were to cancel the decision to leave the European Union. The latest survey by the Paris-based OECD projects... Read more
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The Irish Times
Scrapping Brexit would revive UK’s flagging economy says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
The Irish Times / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1 per cent in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Bury Times
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Bury Times / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Gazette
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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guardian-series
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
guardian-series / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Harrow Times
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Harrow Times / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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This is West Country
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
This is West Country / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Gazette News
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Gazette News / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Bolton News
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Bolton News / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Croydon Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Brexit reversal would kick-start the UK’s flagging economy, says OECDthink tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
think tank has claimed. The latest UK economic survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently projecting economic growth of just 1% in 2018, saying that the uncertainty of Brexit negotiations is... Read more
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express
RETURN OF PROJECT FEAR: Finance chiefs demand SECOND REFERENDUM amid Brexit scaremongeringamid Brexit scaremongering BREXIT should be reversed with a second referendum,
express / Posted 15 hours ago
amid Brexit scaremongering BREXIT should be reversed with a second referendum, finance chiefs have declared today. OECD is calling for a second Brexit referendum amid economy fears In a return of Project Fear they claimed Brexit should be... Read more
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EuroNews
UK should ramp up investment if Brexit hits economy hard - OECD– - Britain should ramp up public investment if the economy slows sharply ahead
EuroNews / Posted 15 hours ago
– - Britain should ramp up public investment if the economy slows sharply ahead of its divorce with the European Union, the OECD said on Tuesday as it stayed downbeat about the world’s No.5 economy. In a review that focused heavily on Britain’s poor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Educated but Not At Work - Lack of Women in Middle East Workforce Hinders Growthaccess to jobs and careers in the Middle East and North Africa is costing the r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
access to jobs and careers in the Middle East and North Africa is costing the region an estimated $575 billion a year, the OECD said this month. Such barriers include needing a guardian to travel as in Saudi Arabia or laws requiring permission... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Waste reduction week beginsto reduce their waste, yet Canada still ranks 26 out of 35 amongst Organization
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
to reduce their waste, yet Canada still ranks 26 out of 35 amongst Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries for recycling and composting 24% of its municipal waste. OECD countries consist of European countries, the... Read more
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The Hill
Tech group blasts EU push for higher taxescalls for higher taxes on their profits. In a letter to the Organisation for E
The Hill / Posted yesterday
calls for higher taxes on their profits. In a letter to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) outlined its concerns with potential tax reforms in Europe. ITI is a... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
White House Council of Economic Advisers issues report on relationship between corporate tax, wage growthand statutory corporate tax rates (Federal and sub-Federal) between the most-ta
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
and statutory corporate tax rates (Federal and sub-Federal) between the most-taxed and least-taxed developed countries (OECD) over recent years, visible in Figure 1, is indicative of these papers’ findings. Between 2012 and 2016, the 10 lowest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Discriminatory Laws Cost Middle East and North Africa Billions of Dollars - OECDare in employment - one of the lowest rates in the world, said the Organisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
are in employment - one of the lowest rates in the world, said the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The region also has the lowest proportion of women entrepreneurs, according to an OECD report which examines barriers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank Must Stop Encouraging Harmful Tax CompetitionDB is essentially encouraging tax competition among developing countries. Thus
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
DB is essentially encouraging tax competition among developing countries. Thus, the Bank is ignoring research at the OECD and IMF which has not found any convincing evidence that lower corporate tax rates or other fiscal concessions have any... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
World is ignoring human rights of poorcivil and political rights of the poor, with terrible results. Key internationa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
civil and political rights of the poor, with terrible results. Key international agencies, such as the World Bank and the OECD, ignore human rights altogether and have paid no attention to the specific civil and political rights of those living in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF - Fiscal Policies Can Bridge Income Inequality Gapdeclined steeply in the 1980s and 1990s, and had remained broadly stable since
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
declined steeply in the 1980s and 1990s, and had remained broadly stable since then. The average top income tax rate for OECD member countries fell from 62 per cent in 1981 to 35 percent in 2015. In addition, tax systems were less progressive... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Leading world expert in retirement visits NZforce participation rates among older workers relative to other countries such
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
force participation rates among older workers relative to other countries such as the US or Australia, ranked second in the OECD behind only Iceland for employment participation in the 55-64-year age bracket. New Zealand has one of the most generous... Read more
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