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630 words • advanced • 2 years, 2 months ago
business
"Jim Urquhart/ReutersTrue or false: Asias stock markets are more affected by the American presidential election cycle than even Americas own stock markets. Even though the economic cycle and market valuations are generally assumed to play a bigger rol..."

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328 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
business
"A majority of U.S. business executives say the 2016 presidential election has an impact on their company's business planning for the next fiscal year, but not when it comes to hiring or capital expenditures, according to a recent survey by the Americ..."

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328 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
business
"A majority of U.S. business executives say the 2016 presidential election has an impact on their company's business planning for the next fiscal year, but not when it comes to hiring or capital expenditures, according to a recent survey by the Americ..."

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470 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"With the BJP suffering a humiliating defeat in Bihar elections, India Inc leaders say it’s time for the Modi government to look forward and press the pedal on economic reforms. In the process, they said, it must take the help of all political parti..."

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804 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"While the 2016 presidential election is onlybeginning to pick up steam, candidates are bound to be asked how they plan to invigorate America's consumers and improve economic conditions. In reality, however, the eventual winner's election probably won..."
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330 words • advanced • 2 years, 2 months ago
business
"Reuters/Reuters PhotographerDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton are making small business owners cautious, historicallycautious. In the most recent NFIB Small Business survey, 39% of small business owners cited the political climate as a reason they are..."

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624 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"APReady or not, here they come. Only four months remain before we find out who the next presidential nominees will be and a mere eight months before we elect one of them to lead the worlds largest economy. That means theres no better time than now to..."

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99 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"(VOVworld) Irans new Parliament opens its first session on Saturday in Tehran after elections concluded in April. Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei (Photo:Reuters) Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei hailed the big voter turnout in the parliamentary elect..."
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"We asked some of the UK's foremost economists in business, finance and academia what they would tell voters ahead of May's general election, if they could only use one chart. The general election in May is likely to be one of the most economy-focused..."

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488 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Underspending, according to Senate President Franklin Drilon, is to blame for the current slowdown in national economic growth. Government spending, he pointed out, constitutes 20 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), so when government projec..."

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420 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesDeutsche Bank's David Bianco thinks the next move for the SP 500 is a 5% to 9% decline. And this could be really good news for Donald Trump. In a note to clients out Saturday, Bianco said a5% to 9% decline in the benchmar..."
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656 words • advanced • 3 years, 9 months ago
"Madrid (AFP) - Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy defended his record during a key debate in parliament on Tuesday ahead of a series of elections in which the anti-austerity Podemos party is tipped for strong gains.Rajoy used the annual state of th..."
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"The Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost about 1.5% so far this year. And while stocks usually go up, the decline in the blue chip index this year has been particularly surprising given that it's the year before an election. Even more bullish for st..."
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469 words • advanced • 4 years ago
"Tokyo (AFP) - The lower chamber of Japan's parliament was dissolved on Friday in readiness for a general election, expected next month, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks to consolidate his grip on power and reinvigorate his economic drive."In accord..."
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487 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Administration ally Senate President Franklin M. Drilon yesterday warned the public against throwing away the economic gains achieved by the Aquino administration by electing wrong leaders in the upcoming May elections. Drilon cautioned voters the Ph..."
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"LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Corporation ( CYN ) today announced an election deadline of 3 p.m. Eastern time on October 29, 2015, unless extended, for City National common stockholders to elect the form of considerati..."

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"LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) today announced an election deadline of 3 p.m. Eastern time on October 29, 2015, unless extended, for City National common stockholders to elect the form of consider..."

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341 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
startups
"Canada’s only elections stock market is up and running once again for savvy investors looking to cash in on democracy. According to University of B.C. associate professor Werner Antweiler, who set up this year’s online markets, they serve a purp..."

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536 words • advanced • 3 years, 11 months ago
"Athens (AFP) - Greece's parliament will try to elect a president on Monday in a last-ditch bid to avoid snap general elections that could bring the hard-left to power and spark new concerns over the eurozone economy.Should lawmakers fail -- as expect..."
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864 words • intermediate • 3 years, 9 months ago
"When it comes to your small business, there are countless financial decisions to make. One of the most important is selecting a business structure. This decision impacts how you pay taxes and how much legal paperwork you need to file each year. With ..."
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