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Venezuelan drivers may have to start paying for petrol

42 minutes ago   |   Sunday Times Driving

VENEZUELAN president Nicholas Maduro has announced an end to a system under which it has been possible to get a full tank of petrol for next to nothing. He said that new prices...
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In economic terms Covid-19 might as well be Ebola - but the UK has a chance to rise to the challenge

In economic terms Covid-19 might as well be Ebola - but the UK has a chance to rise to the challenge

48 minutes ago   |   The Telegraph


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F1 Analysis: Why Williams is up for sale

48 minutes ago   |   Autosport

Formula 1's decision to lower its cost-cap to $145m per season from 2021 was widely celebrated on Wednesday, but the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic was underlined on...
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Scotland's manufacturing industry given post-Covid boost as worker prepare for return

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

SCOTLAND'S manufacturing industry is expected to play a key role in the country's economic recovery as companies start preparations for a “safe return to work”, Nicola Sturgeon...
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23 U.S. states sue Trump Administration today over fuel efficiency rollbacks

23 U.S. states sue Trump Administration today over fuel efficiency rollbacks

1 hour ago   |   Climate Group

On Wednesday, May 23, 2020, 23 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and four major cities filed suit against the Trump administration over the rollbacks of fuel efficiency...
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Young Scots' career prospects could be damaged by economic fall-out of pandemic

Young Scots' career prospects could be damaged by economic fall-out of pandemic

1 hour ago   |   Daily Record

Economy secretary Fiona Hyslop said it was the responsibility of both government and companies to ensure young Scots got the training they needed to prosper in the...
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Nurses who have the coronavirus are fighting their employers to get paid time off: 'Nobody really cares about my safety'

Nurses who have the coronavirus are fighting their employers to get paid time off: 'Nobody really cares about my safety'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Nurses are on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic, and many have contracted COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, as a result. Nurses across the country told...
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Nissan and Sunderland: Another blow for Project Fear

1 hour ago   |   Conservative Home

In the run up to, and indeed beyond, the 2016 referendum, Brexiteers were subjected to all sorts of apocalyptic predictions about Britain's future without the EU. From warnings...
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China's Economic Development History and Xi Jinping's "China Dream:" An Overview with Personal Reflections

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Martin K. Whyte. 2020. “ China's Economic Development History and Xi Jinping's "China Dream:" An Overview with Personal Reflections .” New Zealand Contemporary China Research...
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China's Economic Development History and Xi Jinping's "China Dream:" An Overview with Personal Reflections

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Whyte MK. 2020. “ China's Economic Development History and Xi Jinping's "China Dream:" An Overview with Personal Reflections. ”. Link
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Trump's executive order calls out YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook...

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US stocks erased earlier gains and closed negative on Thursday after President Donald Trump announced he will hold a press conference on Friday regarding China. The early-day... Read more ...

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