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China's personal income tax broke 1.009 trillion yuan ($146 billion) in 2016, up 17.1 percent from a year earlier, with four top-tier cities contributing about 40 percent of the total, according to the Ministry of…
03.24 / 05:40
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U.S. shale producers are drilling at the highest rate in 18 months but have left a record number of wells unfinished in the largest oilfield in the country – a sign that output may not rise as swiftly as drilling activity would i…
03.24 / 05:35
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A U.S. tax overhaul proposed by Republican leaders in Congress would deepen divisions between big manufacturers like Boeing Co and the thousands of smaller companies that supply them, according to suppliers and tax and trade…
03.24 / 05:35
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The tripartite body wants to hear the public’s views about what could be included in the annual wage recommendations, as well as other wage-related issues, it s…
03.24 / 04:08
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In September, Indonesia's Communication and Information Minister Rudiantara said it was setting up a 'steering committee' to spur e-commerce growth in Indonesia and it had asked Ma to be an…
03.24 / 03:31
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The decision by a handful of high-profile consumer brands to pull advertising from Google’s YouTube over offensive content could threaten the site’s long-term strategy of stealing ad dollars from television, analysts and ad industry professionals said Thu…
03.24 / 02:33
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Twitter Inc is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, the company said on Thursday, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first…
03.24 / 02:33
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The dollar recouped a little lost ground on Friday amid signs a delayed vote on President Donald Trump's healthcare bill would go ahead later in the day, though it remained unclear whether it would…
03.24 / 02:33
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The 11 emerging-market economies (E11) contributed 60 percent of world economic growth in 2016, having curbed a considerable decline in momentum and generally taken on a "slower but stable" development trend, a report…
03.24 / 01:59
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China General Nuclear Power Group is one step closer to exporting its Hualong One reactor design to Kenya, after having signed an agreement with the Kenyan government on nuclear expertise and talent…
03.24 / 01:51
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Chinese bike-sharing companies are using new technologies to better balance supply and demand for commuters, in a bid to gain the knockout advantage in the booming bike-sharing…
03.24 / 01:37
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Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Wuhan and Nanjing have been ranked as the top five cities for opportunity in China, according to a report jointly launched by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the China Development Research…
03.24 / 01:37
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Hainan will build a multi-model transportation system, with seamless connections and zero transfers, announced a top official of the Hainan provincial government on…
03.24 / 01:37
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China is in a strong position to export its internet financial services and standards to economies along the Belt and Road Initiative, as the country maintains an "obvious" edge in the booming…
03.24 / 01:29
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The dollar was living on borrowed time on Friday after U.S. lawmakers delayed a vote on a healthcare bill seen as crucial to President Donald Trump's policy…
03.24 / 01:16
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Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it will be difficult to adopt a holding company structure at this…
03.24 / 00:55
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Just under a week since police announced they had discovered meatpacking companies bribing corrupt inspectors to certify tainted meat, Brazil's huge meat industry is reeling as China and other big clients suspend or impose extra checks on…
03.23 / 23:09
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The Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs held an oversight hearing on the status of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority Restructuring Support Agreement, pressing for certain specifics the island’s top administrators could not p…
03.23 / 23:04
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The Center for a New Economy announced Wednesday that the CNE Growth Commission for Puerto Rico will meet during the first week of April, in San Juan, to discuss the agenda it has started to…
03.23 / 23:04
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Mobile bookings fueled the Expedia travel site’s business in 2016, with destinations Punta Cana, San Juan, Santo Domingo, Aruba, and Montego Bay taking top b…
03.23 / 23:04
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