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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
China's economy grew 6.9pc in 2017, eclipsing official targets but doubts remainChina's economy grew 6.9 per cent in 2017, eclipsing official targets but doubt
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted a minute ago
China's economy grew 6.9 per cent in 2017, eclipsing official targets but doubts remain It is barely two weeks since the books for 2017 were ruled off, but for China's hard working statisticians that is enough time to calculate that the world's... Read more
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asianage
Sensex, Nifty hit fresh highs; bank stocks drive rallyMumbai: Markets continued their record-setting spree for the second straight da
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mumbai: Markets continued their record-setting spree for the second straight day with BSE benchmark Sensex rising over 178 points to hit new closing high of 35,260.29 and Nifty ending above 10,800 for the first time, driven by a rally in banking... Read more
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asianage
Trai holds industry-wide consultation on spectrum auctionNew Delhi: The telecom regulator on Thursday held industry-wide consultation on
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
New Delhi: The telecom regulator on Thursday held industry-wide consultation on spectrum auction but stopped short of committing a timeframe for finalising its views on pricing and timing for sale of airwaves, saying it will give the recommendations... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Chemring facing SFO criminal investigationThe Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleg
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleged money laundering, bribery and corruption linked to business conducted by Chemring and one of its subsidiaries. It comes after one of Chemring’s subsidiaries... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Measures Installed to Monitor Lower Limits of Yellowfin Tuna for Seychelles-Flagged VesselsThe measures were put in place in reference to the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The measures were put in place in reference to the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission’s Resolution 17/01 as an interim plan for rebuilding the region’s yellowfin tuna stock. New measures have been put in place to ensure that Seychelles-flagged purse... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Multi-pronged tax strategy is in the progress: Shahid Khaqan AbbasiISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday said a multi-pronge
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 3 minutes ago
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday said a multi-pronged tax strategy was in the works which, when implemented, would see an increase in the minimum threshold of taxable income and would also feature a one-time amnesty scheme,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt plans to raise health spending by 11% in budget; less than requestedThe government is set to raise its public health spending by 11% in the budget
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The government is set to raise its public health spending by 11% in the budget next month, after rejecting Health Minister J P Nadda’s demand for a much bigger increase to ramp up disease control, according to government sources and documents. Nadda... Read more
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ORF Wien
RH: KAV verkauft Anlage mit 1,6 Mio. Verlust Der Stadtrechnungshof kritisiert den KAV nicht nur wegen der Gangbetten, sond
ORF Wien / Posted 4 minutes ago
Der Stadtrechnungshof kritisiert den KAV nicht nur wegen der Gangbetten, sondern auch wegen einer nie in Betrieb gegangenen Medikamentensortieranlage. Diese soll mit 1,6 Millionen Euro Verlust wieder... Read more
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Harrow Times
Chemring facing SFO criminal investigationThe Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleg
Harrow Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleged money laundering, bribery and corruption linked to business conducted by Chemring and one of its subsidiaries. It comes after one of Chemring’s subsidiaries... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS bank predicts big drop in rental pricesIn its annual real estate report, Switzerland’s largest bank predicts that new
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
In its annual real estate report, Switzerland’s largest bank predicts that new apartment rental prices in the country will fall by almost 10% over the coming three years. The drop will be driven by stabilising interest rates and rising competition,... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. Treasury Yield Hits 2.6%; Europe Stocks Mixed(Bloomberg) -- U.S. bonds extended a drop, with the 10-year Treasury yield clim
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. bonds extended a drop, with the 10-year Treasury yield climbing above 2.6 percent for the first time since March to help the dollar hold Wednesday’s gain. The euro strengthened while European stocks were mixed. The bond move was... Read more
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Swissinfo
Blockchain Eyed for Mortgage Bundling That Caused 2008 Crisis(Bloomberg) -- A group of big financial institutions wants to use the blockchai
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- A group of big financial institutions wants to use the blockchain to help resurrect the packaging of home mortgages into securities, a business that almost destroyed the global banking system in 2008. Credit Suisse Group AG, U.S.... Read more
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The North West Star
Turnbull shifts language to praise China during Japan tripTokyo: Malcolm Turnbull has softened his rhetoric on China, Australia's largest
The North West Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
Tokyo: Malcolm Turnbull has softened his rhetoric on China, Australia's largest trading partner, as Australia seeks closer defence ties with its strategic rival Japan. In Tokyo on Thursday Mr Turnbull praised Japan for its political stability and... Read more
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Gazette News
Chemring facing SFO criminal investigationThe Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleg
Gazette News / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleged money laundering, bribery and corruption linked to business conducted by Chemring and one of its subsidiaries. It comes after one of Chemring’s subsidiaries... Read more
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This is West Country
Chemring facing SFO criminal investigationThe Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleg
This is West Country / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleged money laundering, bribery and corruption linked to business conducted by Chemring and one of its subsidiaries. It comes after one of Chemring’s subsidiaries... Read more
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PRWeek US
US firm Vested hires FTI's Elspeth Rothwell as UK CEO after London acquisition Vested, the US agency that this month announced the acquisition of London-bas
PRWeek US / Posted 9 minutes ago
Vested, the US agency that this month announced the acquisition of London-based Templars Communications, has hired former FTI Consulting MD Elspeth Rothwell as UK... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Biggest Electric Vehicle Company You’ve Never Heard OfBYD’s road map does, however, include direct investment in autonomous cars. Ins
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 10 minutes ago
BYD’s road map does, however, include direct investment in autonomous cars. Instead, as technological leaders emerge, BYD will integrate third-party software and chip sets into its vehicles. This is one reason why analysts view BYD as a hardware... Read more
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Bolton News
Chemring facing SFO criminal investigationThe Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleg
Bolton News / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleged money laundering, bribery and corruption linked to business conducted by Chemring and one of its subsidiaries. It comes after one of Chemring’s subsidiaries... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Watchmakers hope to make Chinese market tickPeople visit the stand of Swiss luxury watch manufacturer International Watch C
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 minutes ago
People visit the stand of Swiss luxury watch manufacturer International Watch Co., also known as IWC, on the opening day of the 28th International Fine Watchmaking Exhibition SIHH, on January 15, 2018 in Geneva. Image: Fabrice Coffrini /... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No legal grounds to scrap warships deal— DNDThere are no legal grounds to terminate the P15.7-billion frigate acquisition p
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 minutes ago
There are no legal grounds to terminate the P15.7-billion frigate acquisition project, the Department of National Defense said amid calls from Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano to cancel the purchase. “There is a proper process prescribed in Republic Act... Read more
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PRWeek UK
US firm Vested hires FTI's Elspeth Rothwell as UK CEO after London acquisition Vested, the US agency that this month announced the acquisition of London-bas
PRWeek UK / Posted 12 minutes ago
Vested, the US agency that this month announced the acquisition of London-based Templars Communications, has hired former FTI Consulting MD Elspeth Rothwell as UK... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turnbull shifts language to praise China during Japan tripTokyo: Malcolm Turnbull has softened his rhetoric on China, Australia's largest
The Border Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tokyo: Malcolm Turnbull has softened his rhetoric on China, Australia's largest trading partner, as Australia seeks closer defence ties with its strategic rival Japan. In Tokyo on Thursday Mr Turnbull praised Japan for its political stability and... Read more
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Tony Pua
Current Bandar Malaysia RFP likely to suffer same fate as its failed sale to Iskandar Waterfront Holdings and subsequent imaginary sale to Dalian Wanda GroupTony Pua minta Menteri Kewangan menyatakan berapa syarikat telah menyerahkan ca
Tony Pua / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tony Pua minta Menteri Kewangan menyatakan berapa syarikat telah menyerahkan cadangan muktamad dalam tender semula projek Bandar Malaysia. Berapa antaranya adalah syarikat Fortune 500 dan bilakah keputusan tender tersebut akan diumumkan? The new... Read more
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Tony Pua
Is a switch from “Project Delivery Partner” to “Turnkey” model really to save on financing cost, or is there more than it meets the eye?Under the revised scheme, MRT3 requires the winning bidder to provide at least
Tony Pua / Posted 13 minutes ago
Under the revised scheme, MRT3 requires the winning bidder to provide at least 90% financing with an 8-year moratorium whereby no repayments on the principal and interest of the financing will be paid to the government. On top of that, it requires... Read more
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Tony Pua
Another ‘top secret’ 1MDB bailout by 1MDB via TRX land buyback by the Ministry of FinanceTony Pua minta Menteri Kewangan menyatakan apa sebabnya keluasan dan harga pemb
Tony Pua / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tony Pua minta Menteri Kewangan menyatakan apa sebabnya keluasan dan harga pembelian tanah Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) oleh syarikat Aroma Teraju daripada 1MDB tidak boleh diumumkan walaupun kedua-dua syarikat tersebut merupakan anak syarikat milik... Read more
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Tony Pua
Philosophy Politics EconomicsUnder the revised scheme, MRT3 requires the winning bidder to provide at least
Tony Pua / Posted 13 minutes ago
Under the revised scheme, MRT3 requires the winning bidder to provide at least 90% financing with an 8-year moratorium whereby no repayments on the principal and interest of the financing will be paid to the government. On top of that, it requires... Read more
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Tony Pua
We either have the stupidest Finance Minister in the world or one who is trying his very best to pretend to be the stupidestTony Pua meminta Menteri Kewangan menyatakan baki nilai terkini pelaburan ‘unit
Tony Pua / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tony Pua meminta Menteri Kewangan menyatakan baki nilai terkini pelaburan ‘unit’ yang dimiliki oleh anak syarikat 1MDB, Brazen Sky Limited dan nama institusi bank atau kewangan yang kini menjadi ‘custodian’ kepada pelaburan tersebut. Current and... Read more
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Tony Pua
Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water confirms that 1MDB had no role in reducing electricity tariffs or costs, proving PM’s claim of massive savings completely baseless. In his blog post prior to the Budget 2018 announcement, the Prime...
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Tony Pua
Malaysians are stunned that failed 1MDB CEO, Arul Kanda is even better placed today to take over Khazanah’s Managing Director role in the near future.While being exceedingly creative with the accounts on its own should have disqu
Tony Pua / Posted 13 minutes ago
While being exceedingly creative with the accounts on its own should have disqualified Arul Kanda from even being considered, what is worse is his brazen lies told to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) with regards to mysterious assets owned... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Chemring facing SFO criminal investigationThe Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleg
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into alleged money laundering, bribery and corruption linked to business conducted by Chemring and one of its subsidiaries. It comes after one of Chemring’s subsidiaries... Read more
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