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The Washington-based lender expects the developing East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region, which includes China, to grow 6.2 percent in 2017, slowing from 6.4 percent growth previous year. It kept unchanged its estimate of a 6.2% expansion for 2017, and predicted growth would hold flat at 6.1% for 2019. Despite broadly positive prospects for the next three years in the East Asian and Pacific region, the World Bank highlighted problems that may exacerbate the vulnerability of some economies.
  • Torna Btp Italia, emissione 6 anni da 15 maggio

    Economia

    Il periodo di collocamento sarà compreso tra il 15 maggio e il successivo 18 maggio. Il titolo avra' durata di 6 anni. Il collocamento avverrà come di consueto in due fasi: la prima tra lunedì 15 e mercoledì 17 maggio - salvo chisura anticipata il martedì - riservata agli investitori retail, la cui domanda verrà interamente soddisfatta, e una seconda nella sola mattina di giovedì 18 maggio dedicata agli istituzionali, fase in cui potrebbe venire applicato un riparto.
  • Wall St falls as investors weigh global risks, bank results

    Wall St falls as investors weigh global risks, bank results

    Economia

    The United States launched missiles at a Syrian airfield last week to retaliate a deadly chemical attack on civilians. Meanwhile, Chinese President Xi Jinping called on the US for a peaceful resolution with North Korea, which has warned it would launch a nuclear attack if provoked by the United States, as a US Navy strike group headed toward the western Pacific.
  • Phil Jackson's 2-Year Contract Option Reportedly Picked Up by Knicks

    Phil Jackson's 2-Year Contract Option Reportedly Picked Up by Knicks

    Economia

    Jackson signed a five-year contract with the Knicks during the summer of 2014. "Jackson and the Knicks each had an option to walk away from each other at the end of this season", wrote the aforementioned tandem of ESPN reporters. Though many speculated that the Knicks could soon depart with Jackson, it appears as though he's in it for the long haul. New York, which made the playoffs in 14 straight seasons from 1988 to 2001, has failed to qualify for the postseason in 12 of the last 16 ...
  • Nazi comparison 'leads to nothing good,' a German official says

    Nazi comparison 'leads to nothing good,' a German official says

    Economia

    A few hours later, a contrite Spicer appeared on USA television expressing regret for the comments, which in the hours after he made them were greeting with growing outrage and demands for his resignation. Reaction from around the world continued Wednesday. A spokesman for German Chancellor Angela Merkel said comparing Nazi war crimes to present-day situations "leads to nothing good".
  • Pepsi Apologizes, Pulls Mocked Kendall Jenner Protest Ad

    Pepsi Apologizes, Pulls Mocked Kendall Jenner Protest Ad

    Economia

    At press time Daily Beast reporter Marlow Stern reported that the ad had been pulled and that Pepsi issued an apology for its misfire. Although Pepsi originally stood by the ad, they've now chose to pulled it due to the online criticism. However, the corporation has since bowed to pressure on social media and pulled the campaign completely. The description below the ad on Pepsi's Global YouTube channel states: "A short film about the moments when we decide to let go, choose to act, ...
  • Charlie Murphy Dead At 57-Years-Old After Battle With Leukemia

    Charlie Murphy Dead At 57-Years-Old After Battle With Leukemia

    Economia

    Prior to appearing on Chappelle's Show he appeared in the films Mo' Betta Blues , CB4, Jungle Fever and more. Murphy said he and friends played basketball against Prince and his entourage one night in the 1980s. What is your favorite Charlie Murphy role? He was honest and... Mogul Russell Simmons tweeted: "Just came out of meditation and learned that one of my friends and my biggest comedy idol passed".
  • China Warns Against Force As North Korea Prepares Celebration

    Economia

    Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke by telephone on Wednesday, just days after they met in the United States for the first time, underscoring the sense of urgency about North Korea. "I think he has been very clear that he will not tolerate some of those actions by North Korea". Days before the summit, Trump warned that the U.S.
  • Japanese Warships to Join US Aircraft Carrier in East China Sea

    Economia

    Trump tweeted today that North Korea is " looking for trouble" and indicated he was willing to work with China to solve the issue. It remains to be seen how the plan would be negotiated, but the goal should be about compelling China to not merely expand imports from the U.S., but also to redress its problematic economic practices.
  • Parties promise jobs, public investments at dawn of BC election campaign

    Economia

    The Liberals are seeking a fifth consecutive term, with a backdrop of voters opting for change in the neighbouring province of Alberta in the Canadian federal election and in the United States in the past two years. The B.C. Liberals, if elected, would cap bridge tolls at $500 a year, the party promised Sunday. At the B.C. Liberal party's platform announcement, leader Christy Clark said Horgan's plans would hurt B.C.'s credit rating, a claim that Horgan says she is fabricating.
  • No service charge on train e-ticket till June 30

    No service charge on train e-ticket till June 30

    Economia

    On November 23, 2016, the government had wiped off the service charge to stimulate cashless transactions post demonetisation. Service charges on booking train tickets online through IRCTC ticketing site ranges from Rs 20 to Rs 40 per ticket.