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RECESSION. A re-grant: the act of returning the title of a country to a government which formerly held it, by one which has it at the time; as the recession of Louisiana, which took place by the treaty between France and Spain, of October 1, 1800. See 2 White's Coll. 516.

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The findings show the "heightened importance" of drinking as a risk factor for suicide among men during economic downturns, according to the researchers.
Jonathan Walker, head of member relations at the North East Chamber of Commerce, said: "It is incredibly sad to see a company that has been based on Tyneside for 280 years cease operating due to the impact of the economic downturn."
Jonathan Walker, head of member relations at the North East Chamber of Commerce, said: "It is incredibly sad to see a company that has been based on Tyneside for 280 years cease operating due to the impact of the global economic downturn and our sympathies lie with the nine employees of Stephenson Clarke Shipping Ltd.
Yorkshire workers also reported that their relationships with loved ones have suffered since the beginning of the economic downturn - with 48% spending less time with family and friends, 52% admitting to being less tolerant and more short-tempered, 40% feeling uninterested in going out or "doing things" and 16% arguing more.
BUTTERWICK's pounds 150,000 PLEA: Graham Leggatt-Chidgey, chief executive at the hospice, says the economic downturn is hitting charities like Butterwick, even though they are helped by high-profile events like the Tees Pride 10k, below
Hu predicted that the current economic downturn will last longer than the downturn during the global financial tsunami, which recovered in a short time, due to concerted effort among governments worldwide to stimulate their economies via fiscal and monetary policies, plus the active procurement by mainland China globally.
The average job-loss rate for Australia from December 1981 to December 2008 is plotted in Figure 2; it shows that there was a slight rise in the job-loss rate in the economic downturn during the early 1980s and again during the early 1990s.
AN urgent economic summit to look at ways of helping businesses in the Vale of Glamorgan survive the economic downturn will be held in Barry next week.
Summary: DUBAI - Hadid International Services, a leading flight support services provider in Dubai Airport Freezone, is optimistic that the economic downturn is on a declining stage and a recovery is firmly in place.
A survey carried out in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait by credit card giant Visa found that 83 per cent of UAE residents said that they did not plan on taking fewer holidays this year and a lucky 20 per cent of those surveyed took five or more holidays outside the country annually despite the economic downturn.
In addition to the effects of the global economic downturn on Arab states, the T ripoli meeting will examine the challenges which the present crisis in the short
Following the economic downturn in 2008, many raw material suppliers reduced operating capacity and personnel.

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