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EU needs fiscal, bank integration: Spanish PM

June 6th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 6 (IANS/EFE) The European Union should move toward fiscal and banking integration, said Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy.Rajoy also said that the EU should make clear that the ... Read more...

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US President gives a 36-hr ‘debt deficit’ deadline to the US Congress

July 18th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US President Barack Obama issued a 36-hour deadline to the US Congress to come up with a deal that will prevent the country from defaulting on its ... Read more...

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Nigeria risk FIFA ban over government interference

June 26th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 26 (DPA) Nigeria could face a ban by world football governing body FIFA following government interference in the way football is run in the country, officials have disclosed. The National Sports ... Read more...

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Mexico looking at 4-5 percent growth in 2010: President

March 8th, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 8 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's economy could grow between 4 percent and 5 percent this year, said President Felipe Calderon. "All the forecasts agree that Mexico's economic growth this year will be ... Read more...

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Economists tot up cost of possible pandemic

April 27th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 27 (DPA) Even a mild influenza pandemic could cost 1.4 million lives and $330 billion in lost production worldwide, Australian economists have estimated. At the other end of the scale, a ... Read more...

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Most stable, unstable nations in the world revealed

March 25th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by admin
The United Kingdom has been ranked as one of the most stable and prosperous countries in the world, beating the United States, France and even Switzerland in a global assessment of ... Read more...

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AM Best revises outlook to stable for New India Assurance Company Limited

February 1st, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by admin
New Jersey, Feb 1 (ANI-Business Wire India): A.M. Best Co. has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and the issuer credit rating (ICR) of The New India Assurance Company Limited. ... Read more...

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