Wednesday, 25 April 2018
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Saudi king to launch 'entertainment city' that would rival Disney parks

Added: 24.04.2018 5:51 | 19 views | 0 comments

April 24, 2018 12:51 PM
RIYADH (AFP) - Saudi King Salman will launch the construction of an "entertainment city" near Riyadh on Wednesday (April 25), authorities said, part of a series of multi-billion dollar projects as the kingdom seeks to diversity its oil-reliant economy.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Candidates Begin Campaigning For Disputed Presidential Election in Venezuela

Added: 24.04.2018 3:29 | 12 views | 0 comments

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro started his presidential campaign on Monday by giving away garbage trucks and tractors to supporters while the opposition challenger Henri Falcon delivered a speech which explained how he would de-politicize state oil company PDVSA in order to improve the struggling OPEC-nation economy, according to Reuters. Many are already anticipating a low voter turnout due to the ongoing depression happening across Venezuela due to a historic economic recession and a boycott of the election by the mainstream opposition candidates both threaten to have the lackluster polls. Even though some current polling has Falcon level or slightly ahead of Maduro, the absentees...

Appeals court sides with 5 states on fuel economy standards

Added: 24.04.2018 0:19 | 2 views | 0 comments

An appeals court has said the federal government can't delay plans to more than double penalties automakers pay when they fail to meet fuel economy standards.

From: feeds.foxbusiness.com

Court blocks Trump effort to delay boost in 'gas guzzler' fines

Added: 23.04.2018 21:20 | 5 views | 0 comments

Automakers will face steeper penalties if they fall short of annual federal fuel economy targets after an appeals court blocked a Trump administration move to delay a scheduled increase in the fines.

Tags: FED, Economy, Fuel
From: www.autonews.com

From property damage to lost production: How natural disasters impact economics

Added: 23.04.2018 19:09 | 2 views | 0 comments

When a natural disaster strikes, major disaster databases tend to compile information about losses such as damages to property or cost of repairs, but other economic impacts after the disaster are often overlooked -- such as how a company's lost ability to produce products may affect the entire supply-chain within the affected region and in other regions. This may give an incomplete picture of the full financial impact of the disaster.

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China dismisses 'baseless reports' that it will militarise Sri Lanka's southern port of Hambantota

Added: 23.04.2018 18:07 | 3 views | 0 comments

China today dismissed as "baseless" the reports that it will militarise Sri Lanka's southern port of Hambantota, saying the facility was part of Beijing's "pragmatic cooperation" with Colombo for economic development. Chinese

From: www.dnaindia.com

Could the royal baby boost the economy?

Added: 23.04.2018 16:37 | 13 views | 0 comments

Will the new royal baby encourage people to loosen their purse strings?

Tags: Economy
From: www.bbc.co.uk

The Teaser for Crazy Rich Asians Is Obviously Crazy Good

Added: 23.04.2018 14:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

We’re pleased to confirm that our earlier opulent-as-hell suspicions were very much correct. The first trailer for Crazy Rich Asians has finally come our way: Constance Wu plays economics professor Rachel Chu, a woman who has the pleasure of discovering that her boyfriend Nick Young is, in fact, essentially the ...

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Don't Call This Trump's Trade War. It's Much Bigger Than That

Added: 23.04.2018 14:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

, SCMP
The US objective is not to win trade concessions, but to force a change in China's whole economic and industrial policy approach

Tags: Economy, SPA
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Certain PTSD therapies prove effective long after patients stop treatment

Added: 23.04.2018 14:20 | 0 views | 0 comments

Reducing severity of PTSD symptoms long-term holds significant public-health and economic implications.

Tags: Economy
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