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  • In light of today's weak economy, perhaps the prosperity movement should consider focusing on finan cial literacy, personal discipline and saving for the long term, rather than emphasizing supernatural possibilities.

    Black Churches and the Prosperity Gospel

  • The government said it is designed to reflect the potential risks large banks pose to the U.K. financial system and economy, and to reduce the use of risky funding that helped trigger the finan cial crisis.

    U.K. Seeks $4 Billion a Year From Banks

  • In contrast, annual FDI nearly doubled in the years just before the global finan cial crisis, a faster pace than the increases in foreign purchases of Indian stocks and bonds.

    Foreign Capital Shuns India

  • As a senior DOD official later noted, Where we screwed up was not to cut the guys who buy the tanks and the big equipment; instead, we cut the guys who do nuts, bolts, supplies and so on--these were the guys who we were going to need as we turned more and more to service contractors.

    David Isenberg: Outsourcing War and Peace: Part 1

  • In the words of one senior DOD official, The peace dividend requirement forced us to downsize.

    David Isenberg: Outsourcing War and Peace: Part 1

  • The capital and finan cial account, which tracks cross-border investments, posted a net outflow of $336.2 million in December, compared with a net outflow of $2.19 billion in November.

    Korea Current-Account Surplus Rises

  • Thus, as we have seen, the Convention Against Torture bans all torture but defines torture as consisting of certain acts committed at the "instigation of or with the consent or acquiescence of a public official or other person acting in an official capacity."

    David Isenberg: Outsourcing War and Peace: Part 3

  • The rule would be jointly issued by the Treasury and the four major benefit agencies: the S.cial S.curity Administration, the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs, the Office of Management and Budget, and the Railroad Retirement Board.

    Treasury Moves to Protect Federal Benefits

  • The idea of Mr. Modi's brainchild as a stand-in for the new India brash, over-hyped and crassly commer cial may have become a bit of a clich, but it is apt nonetheless.

    Modi's Operandi

  • Investors are worried that a potential collapse in property prices will bring a surge in defaults, and declining sales of land-use rights could hurt the ability of local governments 'finan cial vehicles to repay their loans, said analysts.

    Bank of China Reports 41% Rise in First-Quarter Net Profit

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