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Hong Kong’s recession ends, economy grows 3.3%

Friday, August 14, 2009 According to official records, Hong Kong’s economy has left a year-long recession, recording a growth of 3.3% in the second quarter ended in June. The figures, which were seasonally adjusted, were higher than forecast by economists. As a result, the government has increased its growth predictions for 2009. Previous estimates suggested the economy would contract by 5.5% to 6.5%. Now, the contraction is only predicted to be between 3.5% and 4.5%.…

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New edition of Canada’s Food Guide released

Thursday, February 8, 2007 A new version of Canada’s Food Guide was announced by Canadian Health Minister Tony Clement on Feb. 5, 2007. The guide has helped Canadians with healthy eating habits since 1942 but was last updated in 1992. It is the Canadian government’s most-requested publication after income tax forms. Changes to the Food Guide include: a first-time recommendation to include a small amount of unsaturated fat in regular diets; physical activity to complement…

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Beaded Lanyard And Other Gift Ideas For New Job

Click Here For More Specific Information On: Buy Stretch Wrap Online Buy Stretch Wrap Films Beaded Lanyard and Other Gift Ideas for New Job by William F Gabriel Transitioning from college to corporate America can be stressful for new graduates, but landing that first job is an exciting and memorable experience. It can be difficult trying to decide on the perfect gift to help celebrate the occasion. You could just give the new employee in…

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British computer scientist’s new “nullity” idea provokes reaction from mathematicians

Monday, December 11, 2006 On December 7, BBC News reported a story about Dr James Anderson, a teacher in the Computer Science department at the University of Reading in the United Kingdom. In the report it was stated that Anderson had “solved a very important problem” that was 1200 years old, the problem of division by zero. According to the BBC, Anderson had created a new number, that he had named “nullity”, that lay outside…

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Ontario Votes 2007: Interview with Liberal candidate Brian Jackson, Oxford

Monday, October 1, 2007 Brian Jackson is running for the Ontario Liberal Party in the Ontario provincial election, in the Oxford riding. Wikinews’ Nick Moreau interviewed him regarding his values, his experience, and his campaign. Stay tuned for further interviews; every candidate from every party is eligible, and will be contacted. Expect interviews from Liberals, Progressive Conservatives, New Democratic Party members, Ontario Greens, as well as members from the Family Coalition, Freedom, Communist, Libertarian, and…

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Hydraulic Equipment

Why Kitz Valves Are The Ideal Choice For Demanding Applications

Click Here For More Specific Information On: High Pressure Cleaners For Sale Best Pressure Cleaning Equipment Dealer Australia byadmin Kitz has long been known as a brand and a company with a top reputation in developing durable, long-lasting and easy to work with parts and components. The line of Kitz valves offers all of these benefits, making the valves offered by the manufacturer a top option in even the most demanding and critical types of…

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Hungarian state-owned enterprise acquires Hirtenberger Defence Group

Thursday, November 7, 2019 On Monday, Hungarian daily newspaper Magyar Nemzet revealed a deal whereby, on October 29, Hungarian state-owned enterprise HDT Védelmi Ipari Kft. (HDT Limited) acquired Austrian mortar and shell manufacturer Hirtenberger Defence Group. Hirtenberger Defence Group also acknowledged the deal. In the deal, Austrian, United Kingdom and New Zealand production sites are to be kept, with market sales expected to cover for the price in the long run. A government-guaranteed loan covered…

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Nottingham Express Transit extensions get Government approval

Monday, March 28, 2011 Phase two of Nottingham, England’s Express Transit system (NET) received a boost last Thursday, when it was announced that the Government had approved both of the proposed additional lines to extend the network further into the Nottinghamshire area. Construction of the two lines, which will take the system to Chilwell and Clifton, could begin before the end of the year. The plans were originally turned down on cost grounds, but following…

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How A Chiropractic Physician Can Complement Traditional Vein Treatments

Click Here For More Specific Information On: Hidradenitis Suppurativa Surgery Procedure Armpit Hidradenitis Suppurativa Surgery Before And After byadmin Whether you suffer from varicose, spider, or reticular veins, you’re all too familiar with the discomfort and embarrassment they can cause. Many patients refrain from participating in their favorite activities or wearing shorts due to their vein condition. Today, several non-invasive treatment methods exist that require little recovery time and create minimal scarring or pain. In…

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