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13 de enero de 2018, 09:52Tehran, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Ayatollah Kazemi Sedighi called for a greater inclusion of the problems of the less favored classes in the national budget, local news agency Mehr reported today. During Friday's traditional prayer, Sedighi assured that the rights of the lower ...
Many readers responded when "Concerned Big Sister" wrote that her younger sister was making a huge mistake by dating a man from a different financial and status background (Dec. 8). Along with my own advice, my column shares readers' commentaries about their similar experiences, to give those ...

Is it possible to be more egalitarian when it comes to admissions and encourage schools in which students of diverse socio-economic backgrounds and academic abilities learn together, hence grow as individuals by learning ... It is in everyone's interest to prevent this, whichever social class you belong to.
Chinese investors and tourists have greatly contributed to socio-economic development and poverty reduction in Cambodia, Cambodian business community leaders said. China is both the largest sources of foreign direct investment (FDI) and tourists to Cambodia. According to a report by the Council for ...
PHNOM PENH, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Chinese investors and tourists have greatly contributed to socio-economic development and poverty reduction in Cambodia, Cambodian business community leaders said. China is both the largest sources of foreign direct investment (FDI) and tourists to Cambodia.
Two different children from these two different social classes would fare very differently in life even if they were both going to the same school and getting the same education. Research has shown that the advantages that the higher social class child has would just not put him in the same standing as the ...

Tehran - Stuart Sim, a professor of critical theory from Northumbria University, says "There is a widening gap between the upper and lower reaches of the socio-economic scale in America, and that is causing particularly deep resentment at the lower end." However, Sim tells the Tehran times that the ...
Yet the frequency of certain feelings varied with social class. Top earners experienced more self-oriented positive emotions, such as pride, contentment, and amusement. The lowest earners reported more other-oriented emotions, including awe, love, and compassion. The groups recorded similar levels of ...
Media reports of these findings have generated some debate on a possible social class divide among Singaporeans, and what can be done to tackle this. As the researchers involved in the study, we think it is useful to elaborate on some of the findings and discuss how best Singapore can approach this ...
The Centre is expected to start pilot projects on periodic updation of the socio-economic caste census (SECC) later this month in select districts. The process has become important after major social welfare programmes, including flagship schemes such as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Grameen, are being ...
The PM authorised the Minister of Planning and Investment (MoPI) to assign socio-economic development targets regarding information and communications, education-training to ministries, ministry-level and government agencies, as well as business targets for State-owned groups and corporations.
The socio-economic situation in Armenia is extremely difficult, Armenian parliamentarian Naira Zohrabyan told the Armenian media outlets. She said that the growth of prices for essential products continues to soar. "The policy of the Armenian government is absolutely ineffective, and it is difficult to predict ...
Why someone's social class changes the effect booze has on the body - known as the 'alcohol harm paradox' - is unclear, the Norwegian researchers said. ... with infrequent drinking and we observed that this association was more pronounced among participants with high socio-economic position.'.
12th Five-Year Plan to coordinate progress of socio-economic objectives' implementation: Sartaj. 3 ... The meeting of the steering committee was held to discuss the broad socio-economic objectives of the 12th Five Year Plan which includes sustained growth, climate change challenges, clean energy, ...
In the December issue of Proceedings of the Royal Society B, psychologists at the University of Waterloo write that being of a higher social class is linked to a lower ability to deal with interpersonal conflicts. While wealthier people may have the educational benefits that come with cash, this study suggests ...
"We've been following this issue of a social class gradient in autism for a long time," Durkin said. Economic factors--being able ... (There is one exception, she noted; children in the highest socio-economic class are diagnosed with autism at about the same rate, regardless of race.) It's still not entirely clear ...
In his New Year message, the President said the programme of radical socio-economic transformation will be the main focus of government in the year 2018 and it will inform the delivery of government's programmes. In the past President Zuma has defined radical socio-economic transformation as a ...

While we have been sensitive to race and religion matters and not allowed these to divide us as a people, we should also not let social class stratify us. Envy of those who have what we do not have will surely weaken our social fabric. We should create occasions for people from different walks of life to mix ...
Cape Town, Dec. 31 (Xinhua) -- South African president Jacob Zuma on Sunday reaffirmed the government's commitment to radical socio-economic transformation in 2018. Radical socio-economic transformation will be the government's main focus in the year 2018 and it will inform the delivery of ...
President Mnangagwa yesterday declared 2018 as the year for all Zimbabweans, saying his administration will work tirelessly to create a peaceful and stable political and socio economic environment that will ensure the nation's prosperity. In his New Year Message that was also aired on ZBCTV, President ...
Regarding the report, "Survey points to social class divide among Singaporeans" (Dec 28), I would like to say that what the survey revealed, which is that people are mixing more with those in the same social class, should not cause too much worry or concern. There is a tendency for people to socialise with ...
"Where do you live?" or "Where did you park your car?" are questions often posed by acquaintances we have just met. These are probably ways to size one up and determine one's social standing or class. How one is treated sometimes depends on how one stacks up in the eyes of those who ask those ...
"It will inform the delivery of our programmes‚" President Jacob Zuma said on Sunday in his New Year's message published on the Presidency's website. He said government will continue to promote investments in energy‚ manufacturing‚ transport‚ telecommunications‚ water‚ tourism‚ mining and agriculture ...
There's an apparent paradox in modern life: Society as a whole is getting smarter, yet we aren't any closer to figuring out how to all get along. "How is it possible that we have just as many, if not more, conflicts as before?" asks social psychologist Igor Grossmann at the University of Waterloo in Canada.
Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Maurice Iwu, serial digital entrepreneur and Chairman, Zinox Group, Leo Stan Ekeh, Senator Chris Anyanwu and a host of other prominent sons and daughters of Imo State, have called for the elevation of the socio-economic ...
Regarding the report, "Survey points to social class divide among Singaporeans" (Dec 28), I would like to say that what the survey revealed, which is that people are mixing more with those in the same social class, should not cause too much worry or concern. There is a tendency for people to socialise with ...
Singapore - The sharpest social divisions in Singapore may now be based on class, instead of race or religion, a study released on Thursday (Dec 28) suggests. The Institute of Policy Studies' (IPS) Study On Social capital In Singapore shows that on average, Singaporeans who live in public housing ...
Singapore -- More than half of Singapore residents have a higher chance of mixing with people of other races and age groups than those of a different social standing, according to a new survey by local think tank, the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS). And the social class divide among Singaporeans is ...
Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi says peace, consolidation of the rule of law as well as economic and social growth will be top priorities for his government in 2018.In a New Year message on Monday, Nyusi said all Mozambicans have a role to pay towards the realisation of the government's goals for ...
That is an accurate description of the socio-economic relationship between African-Americans and whites -- especially poor or uneducated whites -- for the past half century. In 1963, the National woman's Party (a group of white female activists) was still focused on passing an Equal rights Amendment to ...
PROVINCIAL governments of Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Puktoonkhwah and Bsalochistan are responsible for socio-development uplift of the people living within their respective jurisdictions through budgetary and non-budgetary measures. But the federal government has also to look after the people across ...
The city of Seattle to give the University of Washington $500,000 to study the socio-economic impact of the new soda tax. Author: Bernard Ellouk, Associated Press. Published: 5:31 PM PST December 28, 2017. The city of Seattle has given $500,000 to UW to study the effectiveness, implementation and unintended ...
Socio-economic progress cannot gather speed without them. Our youth must give a new dimension to the pace of state's development by acquiring knowledge and enhancing their skills." Underling the inherent advantage of Assam as a state brimming with youth power, the Chief Minister said that economic ...
If not for his interests in collecting toys and Comic Books, Mr Jedd Jong, 24, may have found it hard to make friends of a different social class, he reckons. The film critic and writer came from an elite school and lives in private housing, but counts among his friends many from non-elite schools and those living ...
Govt committed to improve socio-economic profile of tribal communities: Zulfkar ... He further added that these endeavors of the present dispensation will help in improving the socio-economic profile of the tribal communities. He directed DC Kathua to ensure proper utilization of the funds especially ...
And the social class divide among Singaporeans is more apparent than it seems. The survey, called 'A Study on Social capital in Singapore', examined social ties here and found private housing dwellers tend to mix with people living in the same housing type, instead of those in public flats. People from ...
The face-to-face survey was conducted between January 2016 and October 2017, and selected respondents through a random sampling of dwelling types. In terms of socio-economic diversity, the survey found that respondents can easily name people they know from different gender and age groups.
Singapore - The sharpest social divisions in Singapore may now be based on class, instead of race or religion, a study released on Thursday (Dec 28) suggests. The Institute of Policy Studies' (IPS) Study On Social capital In Singapore shows that on average, Singaporeans who live in public housing ...
MANILA, Dec. 22 - President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law the 2018 General Appropriations Act (GAA) on Dec. 19, 2017, culminating several months of preparation and scrutiny by the Executive and Legislative branches of the government. It can be remembered that the 2018 Proposed Budget was ...
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to award a group of people for their contributions to the socio-economic and cultural development of country's Sumgayit city, APA reports. According to the order, a group of people were awarded Taraggi (Progress) Medal for their contributions to the ...
Signed between Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and Myanmar Deputy Minister for Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement U Soe Aung in Myanmar's capital Nay Pyi Taw, this is the first government to government pact inked by Myanmar with a cooperation partner focused on socio-economic development ...
There's an apparent paradox in modern life: Society as a whole is getting smarter, yet we aren't any closer to figuring out how to all get along. "How is it possible that we have just as many, if not more, conflicts as before?" asks social psychologist Igor Grossmann at the University of Waterloo in Canada.
In the process of changing the country from democracy to dictatorship, Nicolas Maduro, President of Venezuela has drawn a lot of attraction towards himself from all over the world, especially the U.S. He's now on a killing spree of anyone protesting against him, carried out by his military. Since 2014 ...
Cape Town - The Black Business Council (BBC) calls for Cyril Ramaphosa, the newly elected President of the African National Congress (ANC), to dedicate his term on the implementation of policies to socio-economic transformation. "The BBC is following closely on the policy discussions and is looking ...
I wish the World Bank would also measure our socio-economic performance against the wealthier former developing countries that were once weaker than us. What reforms did they introduce and implement that we failed to do or did somewhat slowly that caused us to miss our target of achieving ...
unemployment constitutes a nagging socio-economic problem in Nigeria. Millions of youths roam the streets of the country unemployed on a daily basis. This problem has constituted a clog in the wheel of progress in the country. The crime rate is soaring to an unprecedented dimension and youth ...
With ANC delegates gathering in a couple of days to elect new leaders, the importance of sound leadership to drive economic success has never been more obvious. The South African economy has been battered in recent times by exceptionally poor leadership across both the political and business ...
In order to address the scourge of poverty and slavery, the Executive Director, human rights Monitoring Agenda (HURMA), Comrade Buna Isiak has insisted that it is imperative for government to protect the socio-economic rights of Nigerians. He noted that socio-economic rights of Nigerians is enshrined in ...
More than a hundred civil society representatives from Union for the Mediterranean member countries met on 13 and 14 December in Madrid, Spain, to discuss the challenges facing the region. The 2017 Euromed Summit of Economic and Social Councils and Similar institutions focused on economic, ...
Seoul, Dec. 18 (Yonhap) -- The socio-economic costs of diseases in South Korea nearly doubled in the past decade amid the rapid pace of population aging, a report said Monday. The costs rose to 148 trillion won (US$135 billion) in 2015 from 82 trillion won in 2006, according to the report released by ...


 

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