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Explosions heard in Kiev and Kharkiv ahead of Russian-Ukrainian talks

Explosions were heard before dawn on Monday in the capital of Kyiv, shattering a few hours of calm, and in the major city of Kharkiv, Ukraine’s State Service for Special Communications and Information Protection said. The Ukrainian army said it hit Russian convoys heading for the town while a military …

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Public Health Wales to reduce coronavirus data updates

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Wales Public Health Covid Dashboard Public Health Wales has announced that it is making changes to the way it publishes information on its website and data dashboard. From February 19, coronavirus data will be published on its dashboard on weekdays only, as will headline numbers reported on …

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Country making progress against pessimism, PM says

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told parliament on Wednesday that Bangladesh is moving towards progress by dispelling all misconceptions about the future of independent Bangladesh. “Bangladesh is marching towards development and progress by negating all the misconceptions of the pessimists regarding the future of independent Bangladesh,” she …

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Think give-and-take to develop business relationships

Since India turned its back on the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), New Delhi has sought to insure us against Asian trade isolation with a renewed focus on free trade agreements (FTAs) bilateral with privileged partners. “Look West” was widely appealing, but progress was slow. With the EU, as …

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More achievements than expected under Hajiji | Daily Express Online

2021 is finished. Much has already been done to reset Sabah’s economy, much more needs to be done to bring Sabah back to stable long-term economic growth after decades in limbo in 2022. The challenges of resetting Sabah’s economy. Hajiji has begun the complex task of resetting Sabah’s economic fundamentals …

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Russian business leaders fear Kremlin pressure will tighten

Russian businesses have had a record-breaking 2021, but owner frustration remains high, optimism for the future is scarce, and fears of Kremlin intervention are growing. Business revenues grew by at least a third in 2021, and the turnover of large and medium-sized enterprises is expected to reach their upper ever …

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Arms diplomacy was Israel’s legacy to gain diplomatic victories. But Pegasus had a bad image

TThe Indian government does not deny or admit to having used Pegasus, spyware for surveillance. This opacity is cheeky! It is now a fact that the software track was found in the phones of Indian citizens and that it came from a private Israeli company – the NSO Group – …

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Peter Dunne: Time is running out for big government reforms

Comment There will be plenty of pebbles under beach towels for government ministers this summer, with little time to make substantial policy reforms this quarter beyond managing Covid, writes Peter Dunne Opinion: Parliament closed the year this week. For many MPs, that means they can enjoy a generally well-deserved break …

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Facing the democratic shift: The Tribune India

Shyam saran Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Senior Researcher, Center for Policy Research US President Joe Biden hosted a virtual democracy summit last week. The summit will kick off a full year of action to promote democracy around the world with a follow-up summit – in person this time …

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Modi’s statement “Democracy has delivered” is lifted but false. Look at Communist China

Representative image of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping | Illustration: Soham Sen | The imprint Text size: A- A + UPresident S Joe Biden hosted a virtual “Democracy Summit” last week. This summit kicked off a full year of action to promote democracy around the …

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Government Pledged to Increase Bumi’s Participation in Large Projects, Prime Minister Says | Daily Express Online

Government pledged to increase Bumi’s stake in large projects, PM said Posted on: Monday 06 December 2021 By: Bernama Text size: Ismail Sabri Yaakob says that the socio-economic status of the Bumiputeras still needs to be improved. (photo by Bernama) Kuala Lumpur: The government is committed to increasing the involvement …

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Consumer confidence slumps 19.6% qoq as inflation soars

KARACHI: The Consumer Confidence Index (ICC) fell 19.6% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ), driven by soaring inflation and a hampered rupee, according to a report on Monday. According to a study by Dun & Bradstreet Pakistan and Gallup Pakistan, the country’s ICC fell to 70.8 points in 3Q2021 from 88.0 points in 2Q2021. …

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Nepal’s foreign policy re-establishes ties with India

Since September 2015, bilateral relations have reached a new low. Prime Minister Deuba tries to correct the ultra-nationalist vision of his predecessor, Prime Minister Oli Amid the gloom and pessimism of Indo-Nepalese relations over the past five years, the two countries appear to be heading towards a reset of bilateral …

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Jennifer Tully, Gowling WLG – Lawyer Talent Festival

Gowling WLG has advised property developer Thakeham Homes on their land assembly project for a new zero carbon community in South Cambridgeshire. The development will include 25,000 new housing units, including affordable housing, as well as significant infrastructure and a wide range of community amenities, all of which require expert …

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Offshore assets and tax evasion

PUBLISHED October 10, 2021 ISLAMABAD: The state and individuals have conflicting interests when it comes to collecting and paying taxes. Every government tries to generate income, especially income tax. But individuals and businesses, with the help of tax advisors and accountants, structure their transactions to minimize the tax impact on …

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European funding returns look enticing

Traders are feeling fairly skeptical of Europe in keeping with latest polls. The eurozone ranked low alongside Japan in fund supervisor positioning relative to a 10-year historical past – putting it behind rising markets, the US and the UK, in keeping with Financial institution of America World Fund Supervisor’s February …

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Ex-Governor of RBI D Subbarao: Privatization, a path to place India on the trail to sustainable development | Enterprise Information in India

NEW DELHI: Privatization of state-owned enterprises doesn’t promote household cash, a former governor of the Reserve Financial institution of India (RBI) mentioned Thursday, saying it was a option to put India on a path to sustainable development. “Our earlier governments have invested closely within the public sector,” Prime Minister Nehru …

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