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Macron's mission to revitalize French economy won't be easy

Macron's party changed its name from En Marche (On the move) to La Republique en Marche in preparation for the June elections. If another party wins a majority, Macron could be pressured to choose a prime minister from that party, a situation the French call "cohabitation".


Mnuchin says trade partners 'comfortable' with Trump's policies

Mnuchin says trade partners 'comfortable' with Trump's policies

The ministers were expected to commit to stepping up worldwide cooperation on the issue after a global onslaught that hit computer systems in almost 100 countries on Friday. "So I am very satisfied". In theory, corporate tax cuts and deregulation along the lines proposed by Trump could address some of those problems in the world's largest economy.


Modi Govt Notifies Ordinance To Amend New Banking Regulation Act

Modi Govt Notifies Ordinance To Amend New Banking Regulation Act

The central bank may, from time to time, issue directions to banking companies for the resolution of stressed assets. "The ordinance actually authorises the government to empower RBI to direct the banks in many ways, ' Kochhar told the channel".


Tencent reports 58pc jump in Q1 2017 profit

Tencent reports 58pc jump in Q1 2017 profit

Online advertising revenue was up 47%, to 6.9 billion yuan. The stellar earnings can be attributed to the WeChat mobile app, whose monthly active users increased by almost 180 million in a year to 937.8 million at the end of March. In the recent past, Chinese mega-net company Tencent have made all the right moves regarding gaming and esports. He expects "Tencent to further maintain its leading position in the gaming sector in the long run".



Brazil leader denies report he endorsed bribing ex-lawmaker

There was an agreement to save Temer's mandate to keep governability. According to the O Globo report, Batista allegedly recorded the discussion with Temer about hush money the executive paid to Cunha, according to the newspaper. He spearheaded the impeachment of former president Dilma Rousseff past year. "That she knew", Odebrecht was quoted as saying in his testimony. "There are three different scenarios for Temer leaving office: impeachment, resignation or the Electoral court ...



Party leaders won't rule out or commit to a coalition

Barring any major change in the current makeup of seats, Weaver could agree to form a coalition with either the NDP or Liberals to give them a majority. This could also mean the end of the province's controversial Site C Dam project. The tightest race in the student vote - as with the adult election - was in Burnaby North, where students elected NDP candidate Janet Routledge by a nine percent margin over incumbent B.C.