Adecco sees slowdown in revenue growth so far in Q3

Adecco sees slowdown in revenue growth so far in Q3 »

19 Sep, 2018
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Christophe Bosset | Bloomberg | Getty Images Adecco has seen a slowdown in growth so far in the third quarter, the world’s largest staffing company said on Wednesday ahead of an investor day in London. Revenues increased by 2 percent organically and adjusted for trading days in July and August, with volume trends in early…

Japan’s central bank keeps policy steady, sticks to rosy economic view

Japan’s central bank keeps policy steady, sticks to rosy economic view »

19 Sep, 2018
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Kiyoshi Ota| Bloomberg | Getty Images Pedestrians walk past the Bank of Japan (BOJ) headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady on Wednesday and maintained its optimistic view on the economy, even as escalating global trade frictions clouded the outlook. In a widely expected move,…

Former US trade official: Deadlock with China will continue ‘for some time’

Former US trade official: Deadlock with China will continue ‘for some time’ »

19 Sep, 2018
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The current trade impasse between the world’s two largest economies won’t be resolved anytime soon, according to a former assistant U.S. trade representative for China affairs. Systemic differences on policies were the biggest obstacle to a trade deal, said Timothy Stratford, who is currently a managing partner at law firm Covington & Burling. The issues…

Modi Govt Takes Ordinance Route to Make Triple Talaq a Punishable Offence, But Rajya Sabha Test Awaits

Modi Govt Takes Ordinance Route to Make Triple Talaq a Punishable Offence, But Rajya Sabha Test Awaits »

19 Sep, 2018
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File image of Muslim women celebrating Supreme Court’s triple talaq verdict. (Photo: PTI) New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance making triple talaq a punishable offence after the government failed to pass the bill through both houses of the Parliament. The ordinance would have similar provisions as The Muslim Women Protection of…

Telangana honour killing: Killers demanded Rs 2.5 crore, deal was struck for Rs 1 crore – Times of India

Telangana honour killing: Killers demanded Rs 2.5 crore, deal was struck for Rs 1 crore – Times of India »

19 Sep, 2018
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HYDERABAD: Miryalaguda police on Tuesday arrested seven people, including two men acquitted in the murder of former Gujarat home minister Haren Pandya, for the recent honour killing of a Dalit Christian man, Perumalla Pranay. Subash Sharma, the hired assassin, who was captured on CCTV killing Pranay with a machete, was arrested in Bihar and will…

No formal communication so far from UAE on Christian Michel’s extradition: MEA sources

No formal communication so far from UAE on Christian Michel’s extradition: MEA sources »

19 Sep, 2018
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Reacting to news reports that a Dubai court has allowed the extradition of Christian Michel, the alleged AgustaWestland middleman to India, the Ministry of External Affairs said they hadn’t heard anything from the foreign office of UAE. MEA sources told ANI: “As per rules, final call is always taken by the foreign office of a…

Aboriginal man fights to stay in Australia

Aboriginal man fights to stay in Australia »

19 Sep, 2018
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Image copyright LOVE FAMILY Image caption Daniel Love (left) has taken his case to the High Court of Australia An Aboriginal man has launched legal action against Australia over what he argues is an attempt to deport him to Papua New Guinea (PNG).Daniel Love, 39, was born in PNG but has lived in Australia since…

Kim and Moon hail new era for N and S Korea

Kim and Moon hail new era for N and S Korea »

19 Sep, 2018
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Image copyright Reuters Image caption Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un signed what they say is ‘a leap forward’ Kim Jong-un has agreed to shut down one of North Korea’s main missile testing and launch sites, says South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in.After meeting in Pyongyang, the two leaders “agreed on a way to achieve denuclearisation,” said…

JP Morgan Chase: Emerging markets selloff is overdone, and investors should consider China

JP Morgan Chase: Emerging markets selloff is overdone, and investors should consider China »

19 Sep, 2018
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The recent selloff in emerging markets has been overblown, and there are opportunities now for investors, according to the chief executive of J.P. Morgan Chase’s China business. Mark Leung, who spoke to CNBC at the World Economic Forum on Wednesday, said that investors should consider China, in particular. “We think the sell-off has been overdone,…

China’s second-in-command says economic challenges are increasing, but Beijing has ‘sufficient tools’

China’s second-in-command says economic challenges are increasing, but Beijing has ‘sufficient tools’ »

19 Sep, 2018
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Michele Tantussi | Getty Images Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. As U.S.-China trade tensions are escalating, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday his government is able to help the domestic economy withstand challenges. “China is confronted with a host of difficulties and challenges in economic development,” Li acknowledged during an address speaking at a World Economic…