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His hopefulness had long been more painful to me than his despondency; it was so unlike hopefulness, had something so fierce in its determination to be it, was so hungry and eager, and yet so conscious of being forced and unsustainable that it had long touched me to the heart.
The warning of unsustainable salary levels in the region was issued by business advisers KPMG after data revealed a sharp increase in permanent placements at Midland firms in January.
But Fitch expects a soft landing for the housing market, despite the "high and unsustainable levels" of debt.
BERLIN, August 27, 2014 (WAFA) -- German Minister for Foreign Affairs, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, stressed on Wednesday the importance of continuing negotiations between the Palestinians and the Israelis to reach a permanent truce that could solve the unsustainable situation in Gaza.
But Peter Bolton King, residential director at RICS, said: "On the face of it, this seems like good news but unless we see a marked increase in the number of homes coming up for sale we could well be looking at price rises becoming unsustainable in some areas.
Conservative shadow education minister Angela Burns said: "I don't provide air cover for an unsustainable and simple-minded policy like this.
Global Banking News-March 20, 2013--Banker pay outpacing shareholder returns, unsustainable model says Credit Suisse CEO(C)2013 ENPublishing - http://www.
It was the customary irresponsible stance we have come to expect from Christofias, who avoided mentioning that he had agreed to privatisation, in the event that the debt was unsustainable.
SIR Paul McCartney, Penelope Cruz and Robert Redford are among the stars backing a new campaign to protect the Arctic from oil drilling and unsustainable fishing.
THE Eurozone set-up is unsustainable, the head of the European Central Bank has told EU leaders.
I don't see how we ever come out of this without changes in technology or changes in behavior, because with the status quo, it's an unsustainable model," The Wall Street Journal quoted Henry, as saying.
Washington, Dhu-AlHijjah 29, 1432, Nov 25, 2011, SPA -- The International Monetary Fund warned in a new report that market concerns over fiscal sustainability could trigger a "sudden spike" in Japanese government bond yields that could quickly render the nation's debt unsustainable as well as shake the global economy.