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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    IMF forecasts strengthening economic growth in second half

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Reuters

    ... central banks' accommodative policies could have only limited impact on demand and that countries should also act to boost growth by investing in infrastructure, education and health, ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Outsized conglomerates weigh on Korea's growth

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 02:37am by William Pesek

    ... to spur sectors like finance, education, health care and tourism. But I worry she's putting the cart before the proverbial horse. The real problem is the chaebol. With tentacles deep into any ...

  3. News - China - ECONOMY

    Government to finally reveal plans for Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei integration

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 12:58pm by Zhang Hong

    ... a satellite city, which could ease crowded Beijing’s burden by hosting some of the capital’s hospitals, education institutions and administrative offices. “Langfang can be a place that takes over some of the service sectors from Beijing, such as conference, education, health care and some residential and commercial functions,” Li Guoping, dean of Beijing University’s Capital Development Research ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    India to tighten belt despite election

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:47am by AFP

    ... it closer to 3 per cent by 2016-17. In last year's February budget, the government raised spending in education, health, agriculture and rural development, even though this did little to bring ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Change accounting rules to keep land revenue windfalls separate, urges government adviser

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 04:14am by Olga Wong

    ... free education, no new drugs and the government will maintain only the same standard of elderly services. Can we accept that?" A spokesman for Tsang said last night that the finance chief ...

  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Austerity looms ahead of Indian poll

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... An urbane, Harvard-educated lawyer now in his third stint as finance minister, Chidambaram is widely seen as a business-friendly reformer. But the weak coalition government of Prime Minister Manmohan ...

  7. News - China Insider - ECONOMY

    Nobel laureate Edmund Phelps slams China’s ‘public servant frenzy’

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 06:09pm by Chris Luo

    ... and are a waste of their education, commenting on the growing numbers of young people in China applying to become civil servants. “We hope to see more bright young men telling their mothers, ‘Mom, I am ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Guangdong's free-trade zones in dash for cash

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... a seaside district at the heart of the PRD- aimed to attract 400 billion yuan in investments varying from trade, ports, logistics, tourism, education, manufacturing and wealth management in the next ... former oyster beds into a tourism, education, creative cultural and Chinese medical hub, Niu said Hengqin would need at least 500 billion yuan of capital in the next few years. Ian Fok Chun-wan, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Innovate or fall behind, Beijing official tells Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... the Hong Kong government to strengthen higher education and innovation, and in particular to raise the quality of its research institutions and address the shortage of scientists and engineers. ...

  10. News - World - ECONOMY

    Obama revives plan for corporate tax cut as part of 'grand bargain'

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the packaging was new. The president essentially cobbled together two existing initiatives that have been stalled in Congress: corporate tax changes and his plan to create jobs through education ...




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