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Lebanon’s economic depression “orchestrated by elite”, World Bank says

FX Empire 25 Jan 2022
DUBAI (Reuters) -Lebanon’s economic depression “is ...Lebanon’s deliberate depression is orchestrated by the country’s elite that has long captured the state and lived off its economic rents,” the release said citing the World Bank Lebanon Economic Monitor Fall 2021 report.
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People riding bicycles and scooters wait to cross an intersection during rush hour in Beijing, China, Friday, July 2, 2021
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Record number of Chinese graduates faced with grim employment prospects

Korea Times 25 Jan 2022
Faced with economic ... Small and micro businesses are seen as the backbone of China's economy as they are a major force for job creation, but have been hardest hit amid the economic downturn, with a reported 4.37 million firms having closed in the first 11 months of last year.
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South Korea presidential candidate’s wife threatens to jail critical reporters

The News International 25 Jan 2022
A South Korean opposition party was struggling on Monday to contain the fallout after the wife of its presidential candidate threatened to "jail all reporters" who criticised her husband ... Kim’s comments have touched a raw nerve in South Korea, a robust democracy where strong libel laws can result in reporters facing jail time over their work.
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Construction stats inflated by 4 trillion yen in fiscal 2020

Asahi News 25 Jan 2022
The double counting was conducted when construction companies failed to meet the deadline for submitting monthly reports to the local officials. The average figure for companies that did submit reports was used instead of zero for those tardy companies ... Daishiro Yamagiwa, the state minister in charge of economic revitalization, said at the Jan.
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Fujian's trade with Taiwan exceeds 100 bln yuan in 2021

China.dot.org 25 Jan 2022
dollars) in 2021, according to the Fujian provincial government work report. A total of 1,495 Taiwanese-invested enterprises were newly established in Fujian last year, up 21.2 percent year on year, the report said.
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Schenectady’s Wedgeway Building may soon be added to state, national historic registries

The Daily Gazette 25 Jan 2022
From there, a report will be created and additional information will be added to the application as necessary ... Restoring the Wedgeway Building is considered key to restoring lower State Street, which has seen millions in economic activity in recent years, including the Electric City Apartments complex and the Mill Artisan District.
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China Focus: China makes significant strides in modernization drive

China.dot.org 25 Jan 2022
The number of national high-tech enterprises exceeded 60,000, according to its government work report released last week ... Common prosperity is undoubtedly a keyword in the government work report of Zhejiang Province, as the economic powerhouse in east China has been designated as a demonstration zone for promoting common prosperity.
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China makes significant strides in modernization drive

People Daily 25 Jan 2022
The number of national high-tech enterprises exceeded 60,000, according to its government work report released last week ... Common prosperity is undoubtedly a keyword in the government work report of Zhejiang Province, as the economic powerhouse in east China has been designated as a demonstration zone for promoting common prosperity.
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CX Daily: Beijing Gears Up for Winter Olympics Amid Omicron Threat

Caixin Online 25 Jan 2022
Zhengzhou officials ‘deliberately obstructed’ reporting of deaths, disappearances in flooding, report finds ... The province as a whole suffered direct economic losses worth 120 billion yuan ($19 billion), said the report published on the website of the Ministry of Emergency Management.
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PF musicians reported to DEC

Zambian Watchdog 25 Jan 2022
NOW PF DANCERS REPORTED TO DEC By Hannock Kasama. The Citizens Economic Empowerment ...
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Chinese military personnel past by the J-16D electronic warfare airplane during 13th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition, also known as Airshow China 2021
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US to study Chinese military’s recruitment to assess battle readiness

South China Morning Post 25 Jan 2022
The US is commissioning a study of China’s military recruitment, including identifying its ...
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Japan business lobby shrugs off calls for uniform wage hikes

Metro USA 25 Jan 2022
... cycle of wage growth, higher household income and stronger economic recovery. (Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Christopher Cushing).
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Japan’s inflation driven by energy, commodity costs, says PM Kishida

Metro USA 25 Jan 2022
(Reporting by Leika Kihara; Editing by Kim Coghill).
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Pakistan's export of aquatic products to China exceeds $150 million

Urdu Point 25 Jan 2022
From ribbon fish, croakers, cuttle fish, to shrimp, crabs, and lobsters, China is the largest destination of Pakistan's aquatic export, China Economic Net (CEN) reported on Tuesday. "Fisheries is a big and emerging industry in Pakistan," said Dr ... ....
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DCEC receives 75 COVID-19 'corruption' reports

Mmegi Online 25 Jan 2022
As a result, corruption busting agency, the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) continues to receive reports on allegations of corruption with the numbers rising just as the coronavirus cases increase ... date they have received 75 COVID-19 graft allegations reports.

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