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January 17, 2018: Lemanik S.A: Inflation steady at 0.9% in December

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Italy's annual inflation rate was steady at 0.9% in December, ISTAT said, confirming its in preliminary estimate. The monthly rise was 0.4%, the statistics agency said. It said prices rose on average by 1.2% in 2017, compared to a 0.1% drop in 2016. ANSA

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SECTION 1 LEMANIK S.A. PROFILE

SECTION 2 OTHER NEWS: 2018

SECTION 3 PRESS RELEASES: 2017

SECTION 1 LEMANIK S.A. PROFILE

1.1 ACTIVITIES

Lemanik S.A. provides accounting, book-keeping, and auditing services. It also offers tax consultancy, and business and management consultancy services. The company was founded in 1970 and is based in Lugano, Switzerland.

1.2 SUMMARY

PermID: 5000006172

Website: http://www.lemanik.ch

Industry: Professional Services

SECTION 2 OTHER NEWS: 2018

January 19: Lemanik S.A.: Dollar near three-year low, heading for worst run since 2015

The dollar laboured near a three-year low against a basket of currencies, heading for a fifth week of falls that would be its longest losing streak since May 2015. REUTERS

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January 19: Lemanik S.A.: Eurozone November current account surplus 32.5 bln eur

The eurozone's current account surplus in November came in at 32.5 billion euros, reflecting surpluses for goods (31.1 billion), primary income (10.5 billion) and services (4.5 billion), which were partly offset by a deficit for secondary income (13.6 billion), data from the European Central Bank showed. RADIOCOR

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January 17: Lemanik S.A: Inflation steady at 0.9% in December

Italy's annual inflation rate was steady at 0.9% in December, ISTAT said, confirming its in preliminary estimate. The monthly rise was 0.4%, the statistics agency said. It said prices rose on average by 1.2% in 2017, compared to a 0.1% drop in 2016. ANSA

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SECTION 3 PRESS RELEASES: 2017

September 25: Lemanik S.A.: Angela Merkel party wins German general elections

Angela Merkel's CDU/CSU party won 246 seats in Germany's general elections on Sunday, or 34.7% of the total, beating Social Democratic SPD candidate Martin Schultz that received 21.6% of the votes and 153 seats. RADIOCOR

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July 24: Lemanik S.A. ; IMF maintains global growth forecasts; China, Eurozone revised higher

The International Monetary Fund kept its growth forecasts for the world economy unchanged for this year and next, although it revised up growth expectations for the eurozone and China. In an updated World Economic Outlook published on Monday, the IMF said global gross domestic product would grow 3.5 percent in 2017 and 3.6 percent in 2018, unchanged from estimates issued in April. REUTERS

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July 21: Lemanik S.A.: RECOVERY PROCEEDING BUT SLOW REFORMS

The eurozone recovery is proceeding but delays to reforms are holding it back, European Central bank President Mario Draghi said Thursday. He said quantitative easing would continue until there was a "sustained" rise in prices. ANSA

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July 19: Lemanik S.A.: Euro zone banks see rising loan demand in third quarter

Banks across the euro zone are set to expand lending in the third quarter, easing access to mortgages, corporate loans and consumer credit, the European Central Bank said. Demand for loans continued to rise in the second quarter and access to credit became easier in most categories, driven in part by increased competition among banks and access to even cheaper wholesale and retail funding, the ECB said. REUTERS

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July 17: Lemanik S.A.: China's strong second quarter GDP growth paves way for deeper reforms

China's economy expanded faster-than-expected in the second quarter, setting the country on course to comfortably meet its 2017 growth target and giving policymakers room to tackle big economic challenges ahead of key leadership changes later this year. China's gross domestic product rose 6.9 percent in the second quarter from a year earlier, the same rate as the first quarter. That was higher than analysts expectations for the economy to expand 6.8 percent. REUTERS

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July 12: Lemanik S.A: China's battle against debt to slow second quarter GDP growth to 6.8 percent

China's economic growth is expected to have cooled to 6.8 percent in the second quarter as Beijing tightens the screws on financial risks, a Reuters poll showed, in a sign the world's second-biggest economy is set for a further slowdown over the coming quarters. Government efforts to flush out property speculators, defuse asset bubbles and reduce high levels of debt across the economy will continue to chip away at growth from the first quarter's robust pace of 6.9 percent. REUTERS

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July 10: The Atkins North America Holdings Corporation: Atkins secures place on Balfour Beatty's Strategic Design Consultant Partnership

Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, has become part of a collaborative UK Strategic Design Consultant Partnership formed by international infrastructure group Balfour Beatty.

This mutually beneficial partnership includes Mott MacDonald and WSP and will foster a new level of openness, collaboration and innovation never before seen within the construction industry.

The Partnership will focus Balfour Beatty's procurement of design consultants for its projects towards Atkins, Mott MacDonald and WSP with standard terms and conditions. A community of practice will bring designers and engineers from the four companies together to find solutions in key areas such as health and safety through design, value engineering and the use of more cost-effective design resources.

Customers will benefit from earlier engagement with a co-ordinated collaborative team and improved, consistent working practices which will ultimately reduce construction and programme costs.

The Partnership will be led by Balfour Beatty's newly-appointed strategic design consultant partnership director, Robin Bashford. Robin will be responsible for implementing the Partnership working with the three design consultants to deliver increased value to customers. Prior to his appointment, Robin held a senior work winning role within Balfour Beatty's Major Projects business and has been with the company since 2013.

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PermID: 5000006172

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