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UK government announces research-spending hike ahead of budget
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 11:19

Pledge would raise country’s public research funding to £12.5 billion in 2021–22.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23028 Nature News & Comm...

U.S. sues to stop AT&T buying Time Warner, says would hike rates
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:51

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice sued AT&T Inc on Monday to block its $ 85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc , saying th...

Japan mulling hike in basic deductions
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:35

Japan's government and ruling camp have started discussions on lowering salary deductions, mainly for high-paid employees, while raising basic deducti...

Parking fee hike to combat pollution counterproductive, Delhi govt says as SDMC withdraws new rates
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:45

"Hike in charges by municipal corporations has resulted in people resorting to roadside parking or using facilities at malls," the Delhi government s...

Tobacco tax hike of 3 yen per cigarette eyed in Japan
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:32

Some Japanese government and ruling camp officials have proposed a tobacco tax increase of 3 yen per cigarette over several years beginning in October...

BOK to maintain current monetary stance, rate hike likely on market conditions
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:28

South Korea's central bank said Thursday that it will maintain the current monetary easing stance but may raise rates if 코리아헤럴드

Europe finishes mixed but FTSE rises after BOE rate hike; Credit Suisse pops 4.5%
  • Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:50

European stocks ended mixed Thursday, as investors digested earnings and reacted to a sharp fall in sterling. Europe News

Delhi Assembly passes resolution against Metro fare hike, DMRC calls emergency meeting
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 20:36

Delhi Assembly passed a resolution against the Metro fare hike which is set to be enforced from Tuesday. India Today| Top Stories

Cambodian gov't woos workers with minimum wage hike
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 01:15

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CDP to challenge ruling coalition with anti-nuclear, no-tax hike pledges
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 22:35

The Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, newly formed by the liberal wing of the collapsing main opposition party, released its campaign pledges ...

Tokyo Gov. Koike’s upstart party Kibo no To vows to halt tax hike, debate war-renouncing Article 9
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 00:31

The newly formed Kibo no To (Party of Hope), releases its platform for the Oct. 22 election, featuring promises to freeze a planned sales tax ... Jap...

Koike unveils party platform, vowing to freeze sales tax hike, end nuclear power
  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 12:33

A new party led by Tokyo Gov Yuriko Koike has unveiled policies it dubs "Yurinomics" that aim to revitalise the economy and cut reliance on fiscal spe...

AAP govt's role in Metro fare hike exposed
  • Mon, 02 Oct 2017 04:22

Amid the uproar over the revision of Metro fare, India Today has accessed the fare fixation committee report which clearly indicts AAP government. ...

Rate hike possible, regardless of inflation: BOK chief
  • Sun, 01 Oct 2017 14:19

South Korea’s central bank suggested that a key interest rate hike is plausible in the near future in step with economic 코리아헤럴드

France's poorest pensioners to lose hundreds in health tax hike
  • Sat, 30 Sep 2017 08:39

Pensioners took to the streets of Paris and other French cities on Thursday to protest against extra health care tax that will affect their pensions. ...

Abe trots out tax hike issue again before snap election to boost LDP chances
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 22:34

The controversy over increasing the consumption tax won’t be unfamiliar to those who follow modern Japanese politics, as earlier proposals have ...

European markets edge higher after Federal Reserve hints at December rate hike; Capita tumbles 10%
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:31

European markets were slightly higher on Thursday morning, after the Federal Reserve announced a plan to begin unwinding its balance sheet. Europe Ne...

Minimum wage hike will backfire on job market, say experts
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:15

Malaysian Employers Federation chief Shamsuddin Bardan says most companies already 'up to their noses' in terms of operating costs. Top news ...

UK retail sales surge in August, likely to boost Bank of England rate hike bets
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:32

British retail sales unexpectedly surged in August, official figures showed on Wednesday, boosting the chance that the Bank of England will raise inte...

[News Focus] Will HNB tobacco tax hike pass in September?
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:17

The hotly debated hike plan for consumption taxes on heat-not-burn tobacco products is likely to be discussed in the fin 코리아헤럴드

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