average annual income

Spain’s poverty rates up


October 21st, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 21 (IANS/EFE) Nearly a quarter of Spain's 45 million people are poor, and the figures have been steadily rising since 2009. The National Statistics Institute or INE said Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

China to set up store chain in rural areas


October 26th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 26 (IANS) China plans to establish a major store chain in rural areas across the country, a media report said Tuesday.It is expected to help promote the government's five-year strategy ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

50 percent Chinese buy luxury items online


July 24th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 24 (IANS) Half of China's urban residents say they prefer buying luxury items online and the major factor for drawing people to internet retailing is favourable prices over franchised stores. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Henry II spent a fortune on Dover Castle to counter “anti-monarchial cult” in 12th century


August 1st, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 1 (ANI): A new analysis has determined that Henry II spent vast sums on Dover Castle in England in the 12th century as an international public relations exercise to counter ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

China will not change its policies on Tibet, says expert


July 25th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 25 (ANI): A Tibetan professor has said that China will not change its policies on Tibet, and added that Beijing will provide 170 billion yuan to Tibet during the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Subscribe