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CONTRARY TO OUR GENERAL BELIEFS …

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

12-17-2008

by Fred Hubner

PUBLISHED BY ‘FROM SCRATCH NEWSWIRE’

Contrary to our general beliefs the rate cut to almost zero signaled throughout the world a note of weakness and an attempt to mask the real issues of our economic crisis … and worse … it can’t get any lower.

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BLACKWATER SHOULD BE DROPPED AS THE MAIN PRIVATE SECURITY CONTRACTOR FOR US DIPLOMATS IN IRAQ, A US STATE DEPARTMENT PANEL HAS RECOMMENDED

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, 17 December 2008

BBC NEWS

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CHATHAM ISLANDS TO HARNESS WIND TO CUT POWER BILLS (New Zealand)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

9:57AM Wednesday Dec 17, 2008

NZPA

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AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR CLOSES STRONGER

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

7:41PM Wednesday Dec 17, 2008

Australian Associated Press

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Posted in AUSTRALIA, CURRENCIES, DOLLAR (USA), ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

OTHER PAPERS LIKELY TO FOLLOW TRIBUNE GROUP INTO BANKRUPTCY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

4:00AM Wednesday Dec 17, 2008

by Stephen Foley

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Posted in COMMUNICATION INDUSTRIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, RECESSION, THE MEDIA (US AND FOREIGN) | Leave a Comment »

COMPANIES HIT BY HIGH YEN, TIGHTENED LENDING (Japan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Dec. 17, 2008

Tetsushi Onoda and Kunihiko Yasue – Yomiuri Shimbun Staff Writers

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SATYAM CALLS OFF $1.6BN DEAL TO BUY CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES (India)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

17 Dec 2008, 0948 hrs IST

AGENCIES

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EURO RISES ON DOLLAR TO $1.4075

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wed, Dec. 17, 2008

Associated Press

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OIL PRICES RISE TO $45 AS INVESTORS WAIT TO SEE SIZE OF OPEC OUTPUT CUT

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 16, 2008 – 5:56 AM

by Pablo Gorondi – Associated Press

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LOCAL MADOFF FALLOUT: BEYOND THE RICH – Victims include employees of a Maple Grove drug company and a large local foundation

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 16, 2008 – 11:51 PM

by Chris Serres – Star Tribune

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10 FINANCIAL FRAUDS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

15 Dec 2008, 17:15 hrs IST

THE ECONOMIC TIMESPUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMIC TIMES’ (India)

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IOC PLANS TO BUY SUGAR MILL IN BRAZIL

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

15 Dec 2008, 17:15 hrs IST

ReutersPUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMIC TIMES’ (India)

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NAB IN TALKS TO BUY GE’S AUSTRALIAN MORTGAGE UNIT

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

16 Dec 2008 – 08:57 PM ET

ReutersPUBLISHED BY ‘CNBC’

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Posted in AUSTRALIA, CENTRAL BANKS, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

FORMER CEO OF BERKSHIRE SUBSIDIARY SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS IN PRISON (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Dec.16 – 7:40 PM ET

by Alex CrippenPUBLISHED BY ‘CNBC’

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WARREN BUFFETT’S ELECTRIC CAR HITS THE CHINESE MARKET, BUT ROLLOUT DELAYED FOR U.S. & EUROPE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Monday, 15 Dec 2008

by Alex CrippenPUBLISHED BY ‘CNBC’

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GAZPROM, ROSATOM INK 6-YEAR COOPERATION DEAL (Russia)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

16.12.2008, Moscow 16:27:24

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TEXTILE MILLS CUT ONE-THIRD OF JOBS (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

by our correspondentPUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEWS’ (Pakistan)

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OIL RISES ABOVE $46 AHEAD OF EXPECTED OPEC CUT

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

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TURKEY’S PRESIDENT SAYS IRAN, IRAQ COULD SUPPLY GAS FOR NABUCCO PIPELINE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

12:31 PM EST, December 16, 2008

by Associated Press

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CIMAREX COMPLETES CASH OFFER TO REPURCHASE CONVERTIBLE NOTES

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Cimarex Energy Co.

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SULIGE GAS FIELD’S DAILY OUTPUT EXCEEDS 20MMCM (China)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Monday, December 15, 2008

CNPC

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CHINA CONFIRMS PETROCHINA 100 BCM GAS FIND IN XINJIANG

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Monday, December 15, 2008

by Renya Peng – Dow Jones Newswires

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VEGAS HITS PAYDIRT AT EGYPT’S NORTH WEST GEMSA CONCESSION (Egypt)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Circle Oil Plc

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HERITAGE UNLOCKS BLACK GOLD, GAS AT BUFFALO WELL IN UGANDA

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Heritage Oil Ltd.

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BRAZIL PANEL PROPOSING STATE CO FOR SUBSALT OIL RESERVES

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

by Jeff Fick – Dow Jones Newswires

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STETSON OIL & GAS TO ACQUIRE RHEA RESOURCES

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Stetson Oil & Gas Ltd. – Press Release

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NAIROBI METROPOLITAN DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY LAUNCHED (Kenya)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Mon, Dec 15, 2008

by PPS

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CO-OP BANK SUBSCRIBERS GET 100% SHARE ALLOCATION (Kenya)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Mon, Dec 15, 2008

by Kendi Abwao

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WORLD BANK RENEWS ENGAGEMENTS WITH KENYA

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tue, Dec 16, 2008

by PMPS

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POLITICAL BICKERING, INTERFERENCE IMPERILS KUWAIT’S CRITICAL PETROLEUM INDUSTRY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Agence France Presse

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OPEC POISED FOR OUTPUT CUT IN BID TO END COLLAPSE OF OIL PRICES

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Agence France Presse

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FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE: MURR EXTRACTS PROMISED GIFT OF 10 FIGHTER-BOMBERS – MIG-29S WOULD SUBSTANTIALLY BOOST POWER OF LEBANESE AIR FORCE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

by Nicholas Kimbrell – Daily Star staff

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BERRI WARNS BOTH SIDES TO RESPECT TERMS OF DOHA PACT

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Daily Star staff

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REMEMBERING WASHINGTON’S OPENING TO CHINA DECADES LATER

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

by Richard C. Holbrooke

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‘LET DEVELOPING NATIONS RULE’

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008, 12:15 am ET

by Dani Rodrik

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OIL SHALE DEAL WITH SHELL (Jordan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008, 12:06 am ET

by Andy Varoshiotis – Financial Mirror

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NEW WORLD ORDER

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 06, 2008

by Andy Varoshiotis – Financial Mirror

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, CYPRUS, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

EURO ZONE Q3 EMPLOYMENT FALLS, FIRST TIME ON RECORD

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 16, 2008

Reuters

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Posted in ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FRANCE, GERMANY, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL WORK FORCES, PORTUGAL, RECESSION, RUSSIA, SPAIN, THE EUROPEAN UNION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE WORK MARKET, THE WORKERS, UNITED KINGDOM | Leave a Comment »

POWERSTAR IS ASCENDING

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

12 Dec 2008

by Grainne Gilmore – Times Online

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STILL KEEN DEMAND FOR CUTTING AND WELDING (South Africa)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

15 Dec 2008

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NEW HOUSING STARTS AT LOWEST LEVEL SINCE 1924 (UK)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 15, 2008

by Grainne Gilmore – Times Online

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, POUND (Britain), RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, UNITED KINGDOM | Leave a Comment »

CONERGY, GE TO POUR $250M INTO ASIA-PACIFIC CLEAN POWER

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 15, 2008

by David Ehrlich – GigaOm

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Posted in AEOLIC, ASIA, BIOFUELS, BIOMASS, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, GERMANY, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES, INDUSTRIES - USA, INTERNATIONAL, NATURAL GAS, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, SOLAR, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, USA | Leave a Comment »

TOYOTA PUTS OFF STARTING ITS US PLANT

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

4:00AM Wednesday Dec 17, 2008

SUN-TIMES STAFF AND WIRES

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEW ZEALAND HERALD’

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GAS PRICES CREEP UP (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 16, 2008

SUN-TIMES STAFF AND WIRES

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DIRECT FLIGHTS AND SHIPPING FORGE CHINA-TAIWAN LINKS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

4:00AM Tuesday Dec 16, 2008

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R.I. TO GET $198,000 IN MATTEL SETTLEMENT (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

01:00 AM EST on Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Associated Press

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CHINA TO ISSUE HALF OF 09 COAL EXPORT QUOTAS-TRADE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

16 Dec 2008, 09:56 hrs IST

Reuters

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMIC TIMES’ (India)

Posted in CHINA, COAL, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMY, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, MINING INDUSTRIES | Leave a Comment »

US DOWNTURN SHATTERS SILICON VALLEY DREAMS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 13, 2008, 00:20

Reuters

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AUSTRALIA UNVEILS WORLD’S LARGEST CARBON SCHEME AMID CRITICISM

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 16, 2008, 00:09

Reuters

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FDA, EPA AT ODDS ON CONSUMER WARNINGS ABOUT FISH (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 13, 2008

by Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar – Associated Press

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GROUPS URGE BPA BAN IN ALL FOOD PACKAGING (Canada)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

December 16, 2008 at 3:49 AM EST

by Marti Mittelstaedt – Globe and Mail

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DERIPASKA FEELS THE PINCH (Russia)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 17, 2008

Dec 16, 2008

by John Helmer

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Posted in AFRICA, ALUMINUM, BANKING SYSTEMS, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, MINING INDUSTRIES, RECESSION, RUSSIA, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »