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ADB keeps 5.8% Asia growth outlook for 2018, hikes 2017 view

ADB keeps 5.8% Asia growth outlook for 2018, hikes 2017 view

The Asian Development Bank on Wednesday raised its economic growth estimate for developing Asia to 6 per cent for this year from a previous estimate of 5.9 per cent, citing stronger than expected exports and China's resilience. Combined growth for the major industrial economies was revised upward to 2.2 percent for 2017 and 2 percent for 2018. The bank predicted a 6.2 per cent growth in 2017 for East Asia, two decimal points higher than the earlier prediction, due to resilient consumption in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Urgente: PF na Câmara dos Deputados

Urgente: PF na Câmara dos Deputados

Polícia Federal cumpre mandados judiciais na Câmara dos Deputados na manhã desta quarta-feira. . A 1ª fase da operação foi realizada em outubro do ano passado. Nesta 6ª fase, apura-se os crimes de corrupção passiva e lavagem de dinheiro decorrentes de vários pagamentos de propinas realizados pela empresa Construtora Rio Tocantins (CRT), de propriedade do colaborador Rossine Ayres Guimarães, a integrantes do núcleo político investigado. Consulte Mais Informação

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Small Business Optimism Spikes To A 34-Year High

Small Business Optimism Spikes To A 34-Year High

US small business sentiment in November rose to near all-time high as the Republican-controlled Congress was close to pass a major tax overhaul, the National Federation of Independent Business ( NFIB ) reported on Tuesday. At a net negative 12 percent, more owners reported lower earnings than higher earnings. The percent of owners planning capital outlays in the next 3 to 6 months fell one point to 26%. Consulte Mais Informação

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ASU defensive coordinator Phil Bennett decides to leave football program

ASU defensive coordinator Phil Bennett decides to leave football program

Anderson said prior to hiring Edwards that a new head coach would preferably retain both coordinators. The 62-year-old Bennett joined Todd Graham's staff last season after working five seasons at Baylor. "It's like I told Herm, I see these kids getting better and better". Gambadoro reports that he was offered the job of defensive coordinator, but no one else on the defensive staff has been offered to return at this time. Consulte Mais Informação

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Crystal Palace vs Watford 12 December 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

Crystal Palace vs Watford 12 December 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

But Zaha then stepped up and turned provider, setting up Bakary Sako's equaliser and then James McArthur's winning 92nd-minute victor that moved Palace out of the bottom three for the first time this season. "We should have won", said the Portuguese. Like many teams this season, Watford have suffered from the constant team changes demanded by shifts between a three-man and four-man defence for different opponents, but they are likely to stick with the back four used in their 1-0 defeat ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Rússia autoriza participação de atletas

Rússia autoriza participação de atletas "neutros" nos Jogos de Inverno

O porta-voz do Comitê Olímpico Russo , Konstantin Vybornov, disse que as equipes do biatlo e do snowboard gravaram vídeos afirmando sua vontade de competir, enquanto a equipe masculina de hóquei escreveu "uma carta coletiva". "Peço à sociedade russa para tratar as decisões dos atletas com compreensão e respeito". Já o ministro de Esportes, Pavel Kolobkov, assegurou que as autoridades prestarão apoio "jurídico, financeiro e moral", tanto aos atletas que participarem dos Jogos, como aos que ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Stage set for another Brexit showdown with Tories threatening to rebel

Stage set for another Brexit showdown with Tories threatening to rebel

Rebel ringleader and former attorney general Dominic Grieve believes he has enough support to defeat the Government unless ministers give in. He said he tabled the change because without it the government had the power to push the final deal through by the use of statutory instruments, denying MPs the vote they have already been promised by ministers on the outcome of the negotiations. Consulte Mais Informação

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Syrian opposition says government obstructing peace talks

Syrian opposition says government obstructing peace talks

Staffan De Mistura expressed his hope for a speedy continuation of the talks and persuaded the oppositionists to stay in Geneva, which they did, waiting for the continuation of the meeting. On Wednesday, the opposition will host an event on the sidelines of the talks on the plight of Syrians trapped in the besieged Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta, a spokesperson told The National . Consulte Mais Informação

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Palestinian presidency renews rejection of Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Palestinian presidency renews rejection of Trump's decision on Jerusalem

The summit of the 57-member Organization of Islamic Cooperation could also offer the Muslim world's strongest response yet to Washington's move. The Palestinian leader spoke on Wednesday at a summit of Islamic nations hosted by Turkey. The Hamas rulers of the Gaza Strip last week called for a new intifada against Israel and urged Palestinians to confront soldiers and settlers. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will address the summit, which will also be attended by leaders including ... Consulte Mais Informação

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LG V30+ With Snapdragon 835 And FullVison Display Launched In India

LG V30+ With Snapdragon 835 And FullVison Display Launched In India

It will be available in Aurora Black and Cloud silver colour variants. Going by the price and specification , the smartphone will compete against the Samsung Galaxy S8 , HTC U11 and the LG G6. The smartphone comes in two colors viz. The primary camera is a 16MP sensor with f/1.6 aperture coupled with OIS, an LED flash, and a combo of Laser and Phase detection auto-focus. Consulte Mais Informação

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Xi attends but foregoes speech at Nanjing Massacre ceremony

China consistently reminds its people of the 1937 massacre in which it says Japanese troops killed 300,000 people in what was then its capital. The banner reads, "In memory of Nanjing massacre". Instead, China's top political adviser took to the stage and urged China and Japan to draw lessons from the past and look toward the future. The 80th anniversary of this enduring source of bad blood was marked by China calling to work with Japan for peace. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chemours Company (The) (NYSE:CC) Shares Bought by Macquarie Group Ltd.

Legal & General Group Plc owned 0.17% of Chemours worth $15,556,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Public Employees Retirement System of OH raised its holdings in Chemours by 306.4% in the second quarter. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.01 by $0.11. The firm had revenue of $1.58 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.59 billion. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll crosses 50 in Kerala

Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll crosses 50 in Kerala

The coast guard along with marine enforcement has chose to continue the search operations in the area hoping to find more bodies. Two bodies were found off Kochi late Monday night. The contribution through cheques should be sent on the address to principal secretary (finance) treasurer, Chief Minister's relief fund, secretariat, Thiruvananthapuram - 1. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eunício quer votar Orçamento até a próxima terça

A Câmara dos Deputados marcou para 18 de dezembro o início da votação da proposta, mas é grande a incerteza em relação à capacidade do governo de conseguir reverter os votos dos indecisos. É o caso da medida provisória que adia os reajustes salariais de servidores e dos projetos de lei para mudar a tributação de fundos de investimento e reonerar a folha de pagamentos. Consulte Mais Informação

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