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A Call to Act and Invest for the Future

Global growth has strengthened over the past year, with a recovery in investment, trade, and commodity prices amid supportive global financial conditions. Still, downside risks remain, and prospects for growth vary widely across countries. 570 more words


Raids on two drug houses

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A YOUNG would-be thief has stumbled on the find of his life when he broke into a home on Coffey St in Ermington. 3,244 more words


21 Sept 2017 (AFR) - OECD predicts best global growth in six years

(21 September 2017, AFR, p3, by Geoff Winestock)

‘A major forecaster has predicted next year will produce the strongest rate of world economic growth since 2011, as the Reserve Bank of Australia said the global recovery is “no flash in the pan”. 48 more words

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Drugs worth $1m seized by police

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MONTHS of surveillance has led to the arrest of four men and the seizure of drugs with a street value of up to $1 million. 5,545 more words


4 Sept 2017 (AFR) - The key to global reflation lies in emerging markets

(4 September 2017, AFR, p22, by Christopher Probyn)

‘Despite slightly weaker than expected oil prices, the threat of broad-based deflation has continued to recede. That’s made central bankers more optimistic, particularly in Europe. 75 more words

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15 July 2017 (TheAge) - A return to world trade's glory days appears unlikely

(15 July 2017, The Age, BusinessDay, p6, Ross Gittins)

‘One thing you can be sure of is that international trade grows much faster than the world economy. 94 more words

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India beats China after it emerges a new global growth pole

India has surpassed China after it emerged as the economic pole of growth says a new study by the Harvard University. India is expected to maintain the lead over the next ten years, the study also says.

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