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China’s economic growth slowest since 1990 amid trade war with US

By The Frontier Post | January 23, 2019

Lily Kuo in Beijing BEIJING: China’s economy grew 6.6% in 2018, its slowest pace in almost 30 years, confirming a slowdown in the world’s second largest economy that could threaten global growth. After years of breakneck expansion, official data on Monday confirmed that China’s growth in 2018 was the country’s slowest reported rate since 1990 […]

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Top quotes from Prince William’s interview with Sir David Attenborough at Davos 2019

By The Frontier Post | January 23, 2019

Ross Chainey DAVOS: Broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough has played an extraordinary role in connecting people to the wonders of the natural world over the course of his 60-year career. This week, he has been in Davos to receive a Crystal Award for his leadership in the fight against climate change and to take […]

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Google fined over privacy breach

By The Frontier Post | January 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk DAVOS: Google has been fined $57 million for violating Europe’s new data-privacy law, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The fine marks the first time a U.S. tech company has faced sanctions under the updated regulation. Google failed to tell users how their information was collected and did not get user […]

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