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Rebalancing US Navy 7th Fleet towards training, preparation is key, says new commander

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – The operational demands on the US Navy 7th Fleet were so high that not enough emphasis was placed on sailors’ preparation and training, said the new commander of the fleet on Friday (Oct 13). 450 more words

Current Affairs

IMF Again Warns China Off Growth For Growth's Sake

THE IMF’S NEWLY published World Economic Outlook projects a 0.1 percentage point increase in GDP growth this year over last, to 6.8%. That is an upward revision of 0.1 percentage point to its… 462 more words

Economy

VAT And China's Other Taxing Problems

CHINA STARTED TO replace its Business Tax with a value-added tax (VAT) in 2012 when a pilot scheme was launched in Shanghai. VAT has since been steadily expanded, both geographically and sectorally. 722 more words

Economy

China's 'Achilles’ Heel' Of Debt

THE IMF’S LATEST Article 4 consultations report on China’s economy retraces some well-trodden ground. While edging up its projections for China’s growth projections, the Fund again underlines the growing risk from debt in the medium term. 649 more words

Economy

A Gesture to Honor All Life

I went to the pet store today to get some things for Simha and the Dingos; Bernie and Buster Sanders. After I checked out, I needed to use the restroom. 512 more words

Blog Post

IMF Sees Increases In China's Growth And Debt

THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY Fund (IMF) has upgraded both its economic growth forecast for China in 2018 and the downside risks of debt.

In its July update… 177 more words

Economy

3 investing mistakes to avoid if you want to retire early

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

Managing an investment portfolio can be tricky. There are an array of factors to consider that can impact market performance. This proves to be especially critical when there is a particular end goal in mind: early retirement. 623 more words

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