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New GST rates leave service providers worried

The Goods and Services Tax will have rates of 5, 12, 18 and 28 percent for services such as telecoms, insurance and restaurants, and experts feel the four rate bands could complicate compliance and give more power to tax authorities. May 20, 2017
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British unemployment rate at 42-year low

The number of jobless people, who are not in work but seeking and available to work, fell by 53,000 to 1.54 million in the first quarter this year. May 18, 2017
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China's retail sales up 10.7% in April

Total retail sales of consumer goods stood at $395.4 billion, Xinhua news agency cited the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) as saying. May 15, 2017