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Business

China’s heatwave could have a knock-on effect on its economy, says economist

A citizen wearing a breathing mask to escape heat rides on the road on May 23, 2019 in China. The electricity load in the Chinese province of Henan reached a new record on Monday, primarily driven by air-conditioning demand, as scorching heat waves spread across regions north of the Yangtze river. Vcg | Visual China […]

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Finance

Rouble/interest rates: knock-on effects of sanctions will ripple beyond Russia

Tanks are harbingers of financial chaos as well as physical destruction. Russia knows this as well as any other country. The first Chechen war drained government coffers and precipitated the Russian financial crisis of 1998. The question this time is how far the ripples will spread beyond Russia. The most alarming portent is the rouble’s […]

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Automotive

New plans may stop locals from parking outside their houses in ‘massive knock-on effect’

RESIDENTS have warned new council plans may prevent them from stopping outside their houses. Read more here Daily Express :: Cars Feed