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  1. Urban jobless rate due to climb as economy cools

    Posted Mar 06th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing The mainland is bracing for a higher unemployment rate among urban dwellers, as job creation slows because of plans to cool off the economy. The National Development and Reform Commission set a modest target of 8 per cent growth for gross domestic product in an annual economic plan presented to the National People's Congress. The commission also pledged ...

  2. Flood of foreign funds to rust belt defended

    Posted Jun 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... create policies to attract FDI so that these investments best suit China's needs?' While conceding that some sectors had grown too quickly, Ms Ma said the economy was growing well overall. 'Yes, certain sectors like steel and property are experiencing more production capacity than the market can bear. Our policies are aimed at these sectors, not the entire economy. Our ...

  3. News - World - MOROCCO

    42 killed in Morocco’s worst-ever bus crash

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 08:43pm by Agence France-Presse in Rabat

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rabat A bus plunged into a ravine in the Atlas mountains of southern Morocco early on Tuesday killing at least 42 people, a security official said, in the worst ... The accident took place at around 10am Hong Kong time on Tuesday when the vehicle fell off a main road in Haouz province, around 100 kilometres south of Marrakesh, one of Morocco’s top tourist ...

  4. US spook treads religio-racial fault lines in modern Morocco

    Posted Sep 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the murder because Dey's battered body was found in a warehouse owned by one of the few Jews left in Morocco. Adding to 'sensitivities' is that Dey was a Berber and the man charged ... to Bari's wishes as he believes it will test the police's contention that things are changing in Morocco, particularly concerning human rights. So the pair set out on the amateur investigation ...

  5. News - World - BRAZIL

    Presidential challenger opens lead as Brazil's economy hits recession

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 06:02am by AGENCIES

    ... on flailing economy Environmentalist Marina Silva has widened her lead over President Dilma Rousseff to 10 percentage points in a likely second-round run-off in Brazil's October election as the country's economy dipped into recession. Silva has 50 per cent of voter support ahead of the October 26 second-round vote against the incumbent, who has 40 per cent, according to a poll carried out ...

  6. News - World - FRANCE

    Row as new French economy minister suggests easing 35-hour working week law

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 09:55pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Remark before he took office that firms could bend rules on working time shakes French Minister in hot water on 35-hour week law France's new economy ... Rothschild banker and ex-adviser to President Francois Hollande, told Le Point weekly he was open to allowing companies and sectors of the economy to "depart from" the law. "We could ...

  7. Business - Economy - JOBS

    US economy beats estimate with 4.2pc growth

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 09:27am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington After a bleak start to the year, the United States economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 per cent in the April-June quarter, slightly faster than first ... domestic product came after the economy had shrunk at a 2.1 per cent annual rate in the January-March quarter. That was the economy’s biggest drop since the depths of the recession, ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    At stall speed, world's major economies languish in a cycle of relapse

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 02:22pm by Stephen Roach

    ... Stephen Roach Stephen Roach says structural repair, not monetary tinkering, is needed At stall speed, economies languish in a cycle of relapse Relapse is the rule in the post-crisis global economy. In the US, Japan and Europe, GDP growth faltered again in the first half of this year. These setbacks are hardly a coincidence. Persistent sluggish growth has left major economies ...

  9. News - China - ECONOMY

    Cut taxes to boost the economy, urges China's second richest man Zong Qinghou

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:35pm by Kathy Gao

    ... Kathy Gao kathy.gao@scmp.com Wahaha chairman suggests country's 'huge contingent of public servants' needs to be thriftier to ease the burden on taxpayers Drinks tycoon calls for tax cuts The mainland's second-richest man, Zong Qinghou ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong economy slows as stocks climb, property booms

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 06:20pm by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Stark contrast as government cuts its growth target after drop in tourist spending- yet HSI breaks 25,000 and property hits historic peak Economy slows, stocks ... of 3 to 4 per cent, to between 2 and 3 per cent. It was the slowest growth since the third quarter of 2012. The economy expanded 2.9 per cent last year. The grim outlook was in stark contrast ...




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