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Govt policies ensure highest growth rate for pension funds

Govt policies ensure highest growth rate for pension funds

HE Minister of Finance Ali Sherif al-Emadi has said Qatar is proceeding with the development of investment policies to achieve the highest growth rates for pension funds ...

3,000 march in Moscow against unpopular pension reforms

3,000 march in Moscow against unpopular pension reforms

About 3,000 people demonstrated in Moscow on Saturday against deeply unpopular government plans to raise the retirement age, which have sparked public anger.

Malaysia's Mahathir wins shock election victory

Malaysia's Mahathir wins shock election victory

Malaysia's veteran ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 92, won a shock election victory, in a political earthquake that toppled the country's scandal-plagued premier and ousted a regime that has ruled for over six decades.

Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing to retire

Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing to retire

Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing announced on Friday he was stepping down as chairman of his flagship company CK Hutchison, marking the end of an era for one of the world's most storied tycoons.

Kasparov comes out of chess retirement 'kicking and fighting'

Kasparov comes out of chess retirement 'kicking and fighting'

Garry Kasparov, whose genius has left a wide mark on the history of chess, comes out of retirement Monday, either to beat a new generation of players or to pass the torch.

Lufthansa, pilots await proposal from mediator in pay talks

Lufthansa, pilots await proposal from mediator in pay talks

Pay talks between Lufthansa management and its pilots' union have ended without the two sides reaching a deal, the Vereinigung Cockpit union said on Tuesday.

Release of retirement benefits sought for attorneys’ office staff

Release of retirement benefits sought for attorneys’ office staff

It is the responsibility of the government to give the benefits due to its employees including lawyers from the Public Attorneys’ Office (PAO)....