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A taxa de desemprego foi 7,9% nos primeiros três meses do ano

A taxa de desemprego foi 7,9% nos primeiros três meses do ano

Segundo o INE, a taxa de desemprego vem registando diminuições trimestrais desde o segundo trimestre de 2016. A taxa de desemprego caiu para 7,9% no primeiro trimestre do ano, menos 0,2 pontos percentuais do que no trimestre anterior. Estas atividades registaram um crescimento homólogo de 1,5% da taxa de emprego. De acordo com a agência de estatísticas portuguesa, a taxa de desemprego jovem registou uma queda para 21,9%, " o valor mais baixo da série iniciada no primeiro trimestre de ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook to block foreign ads in Irish abortion referendum

Facebook to block foreign ads in Irish abortion referendum

But Google's ban goes a step further than Facebook's policy. The move comes as part of efforts to improve "election integrity" in the run-up to the Eighth Amendment poll. While there are no official figures available as to the spending of foreign actors on ads up until this point, social media had been discussing the spike in online ads anecdotally for the last number of weeks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkish Central Bank takes liquidity steps as lira hits record lows

On Friday, Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index closed at 102,599.22 points, down 0.30 percent, with a 7.3 billion-Turkish lira ($1.7 billion) trade volume. The sale position of forward foreign exchange auctions may increase to $7.1 billion from $5.3 billion. The developments come a day after Trump pulled the United States out of an worldwide nuclear deal with Iran, raising the risk of conflict in the Middle East, upsetting European allies and casting uncertainty over global oil supplies. Consulte Mais Informação

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Emirates awards five-week bonus to staff after profit hike

Emirates awards five-week bonus to staff after profit hike

However, it did benefit from the decline of the U.S. against currencies in key markets for the first time in years, with an $180m positive impact on the airline's bottom line. "Looking forward to this year, its clear that the early arrival of Ramadan will temper back performance a little for the first half of the year when Emirates next reports its earnings in November", said Saj Ahmad, chief anaylst at StrategicAero Research. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kink community angry at NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman's comments

Kink community angry at NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman's comments

Schneiderman's disgrace stunned women's groups, which suddenly found themselves deploring a man they had embraced as a proven and powerful ally. Late-night comedian Samantha Bee, whose "Full Frontal" show previous year created images of Schneiderman as a comic-book superhero taking on Trump, distanced herself from him, demanding on Twitter that he take down a recent tweet of the pictures. Consulte Mais Informação

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