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PAUL KRUGMAN: THE MADOFF ECONOMY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 19, 2008

by Paul Krugman

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE’ (USA)

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, CENTRAL BANKS, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

FAILED TALKS HALT NORTH KOREA OIL DEAL WITH AUSTRALIA

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 19, 2008

by Peter Alford – Tokyo – The Australian

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE AUSTRALIAN’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE AUSTRALIAN’

Posted in AUSTRALIA, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INTERNATIONAL, NORTH KOREA, PETROL, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

GMR BULLISH ON POWER; PLANS TO BUY COAL MINE IN INDONESIA (India)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

19 Dec 2008, 1318 hrs IST, PTI

by OGJ Editors

PUBLISHED BY ‘OIL & GAS’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMICS TIMES’ (India)

Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, COAL, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDIA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

LOOKING AHEAD: EMERGING MARKETS REMAIN ATTRACTIVE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Wednesday, 17 December 2008

by Mark Mobius

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMICS TIMES’ (India)

Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INTER-AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

INDIA AN UNRELIABLE SOURCE OF RAW MATERIAL

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Saturday, December 20, 2008

by Mansoor Ahmad

PUBLISHED BY ‘OIL & GAS’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEWS’ (Pakistan)

Posted in ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDIA, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

EUROPEAN MARKETS TRIM LOSSES ON WALL STREET RALLY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Dec. 19, 2008, 4:41PM

by Pan Pylas – AP Business Writer – Associated Press

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE’

Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

U.S. WON’T BACK U.N. ACTION ON GAYS – MEASURE CALLS FOR WORLDWIDE DECRIMINALIZATION OF HOMOSEXUALITY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Dec. 19, 2008, 12:23AM

by David Crary – Associated Press

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE’

Posted in ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, HATE MONGERING AND BIGOTRY, HUMAN RIGHTS, JUDICIARY SYSTEMS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

NO RECESSION IN U.S. ARMS TRADE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

12/10/2008 11:19:00 PM MST

Denver Post Wire Report

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE DENVER POST’ (USA)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE DENVER POST’ (USA)

Posted in COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FOREIGN POLICIES - USA, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES, INDUSTRIES - USA, RECESSION, THE ARMS INDUSTRY, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

MOTHER OF PALIN’S DAUGHTER’S BOYFRIEND ARRESTED (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

7:34AM Saturday Dec 20, 2008

by OGJ Editors

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEW ZEALAND HERALD’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEW ZEALAND HERALD’

Posted in COMMODITIES MARKET, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, NARCOTRAFFIC, RECESSION, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

NON-TEXTILE EXPORTS UP 36PC IN FIVE MONTHS (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 20, 2008 Saturday Zilhaj 21, 1429

by Our Staff Reporter

PUBLISHED BY ‘DAWN’ (Pakistan)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘DAWN’ (Pakistan)

Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, PAKISTAN, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

BEIJING PROMISES TO HELP HK THROUGH CRISIS (China)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Fri, Dec. 19, 2008

Joe McDonald – The Associated Press

PUBLISHED BY ‘PHILLY.COM’

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Posted in CHINA, ECONOMY, HONG KONG, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, STOCK MARKETS, THE WORK MARKET | Leave a Comment »

CLIMATE OUTCOME ‘HANGS ON COAL’

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Wednesday, 17 December 2008

by Jonathan Amos – Science reporter, BBC News, San Francisco

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PUBLISHED BY ‘BBC NEWS’ (UK)

Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

MINING GIANT RIO TINTO LIKELY TO REAP BIGGEST CARBON WINDFALL

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 20, 2008

by Ben Cubby – Environment Reporter

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE SIDNEY MORNING HERALD’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE SIDNEY MORNING HERALD’

Posted in COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, MINING INDUSTRIES, RECESSION | 1 Comment »

PANASONIC TO SPEND AT LEAST $4.5 BILLION TO TAKE CONTROL OF SANYO ELECTRIC

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 19, 2008

Bloomberg News, Reuters, The Associated Press

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE’ (USA)

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Posted in ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ELECTRIC / ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

ORE PRICES SET FOR BIG FALL SAYS CHINA EXPERT

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 20, 2008

by Glenda Korporaal

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE AUSTRALIAN’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE AUSTRALIAN’

Posted in CHINA, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INTERNATIONAL, IRON ORE, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS AROUND THE WORLD

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

20 Dec 2008, 04:01 hrs IST

AGENCIES

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMIC TIMES’ (India)

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Posted in ECONOMY, INTERNATIONAL | Leave a Comment »

END OF THE ELDORADO DREAM: A plunging pound and property crash have left thousands of expat Britons on the breadline

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

1:31 AM on 20th December 2008

by Tom Rawstorne

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE DAILY MAIL’ (UK)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE DAILY MAIL’ (UK)

Posted in ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INTERNATIONAL, NEW ZEALAND, POUND (Britain), RECESSION, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

NEWFOUNDLAND SEIZES ASSETS OF ABITIBIBOWATER – Government responds to impending mill closing by ordering forestry giant to surrender timber and water rights, hydro plants

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 17, 2008

by Oliver Moore – With reports from Konrad Yakabuski and David Ebner

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE GLOBE AND MAIL’ (Canada)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE GLOBE AND MAIL’ (Canada)

Posted in ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INTERNATIONAL, NEW ZEALAND, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY | Leave a Comment »

BAD LOAN RECOVERY DROPS 100PC (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Saturday, December 20, 2008

by Mehtab Haider

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEWS’ (Pakistan)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE NEWS’ (Pakistan)

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

JAPANESE CONSUMERS ENJOY BENEFITS OF STRONG YEN, EVEN AS ECONOMY SUFFERS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 19, 2008 – 6:02 AM

by Jay Alabaster – Associated Press

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE STAR TRIBUNE’ (USA)

Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INTERNATIONAL, JAPAN, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

EU NATIONS AGREE ON CUTS IN FISHING QUOTAS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 19, 2008

Associated Press

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE’

Posted in ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT, FISHERIES, FOREIGN POLICIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, THE EUROPEAN UNION | Leave a Comment »

GOLD ENDS 4-DAY RALLY AS BUYERS TURN TO STOCKS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

20 Dec 2008, 0112 hrs IST, ET Bureau

THE ECONOMIC TIMES

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMIC TIMES’ (India)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE ECONOMIC TIMES’ (India)

Posted in COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, GOLD, INDIA, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

CANADA UNVEILS $25BN STIMULUS PLAN

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Vol. XXXI – NO. 275 – Saturday 20th DECEMBER 2008

by OGJ Editors

PUBLISHED BY ‘GULF DAILY NEWS’ (BAHRAIN)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘GULF DAILY NEWS’ (BAHRAIN)

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

PETROBRAS WINS HALF THE CONCESSIONS IN BRAZIL OIL AUCTION

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Friday, December 19, 2008

EFE

PUBLISHED BY ‘RIGZONE’

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Posted in A QUESTÃO ENERGÉTICA, BRASIL, ECONOMIA - BRASIL, ECONOMY, EXPANSÃO ECONÔMICA, EXPANSÃO INDUSTRIAL, INTERNATIONAL, PETRÓLEO, PETROL | Leave a Comment »

TARIM OIL FIELD ACHIEVES 20-MILLION-TON PRODUCTION MILESTONE (China)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Wednesday, 17 December 2008

CNPC

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Posted in CHINA, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, PETROL, RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Friday, December 19, 2008

CNPC

PUBLISHED BY ‘RIGZONE’

CONSTRUCTION COMMENCES ON CHINA’S WEST-EAST GAS PIPELINE

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Posted in CHINA, COMMODITIES MARKET, CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, MACROECONOMY, NATURAL GAS, RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

ECOPETROL GOES AGAINST CURRENT, PLANS TO INVEST $6.2B IN FUTURE GROWTH (Colombia)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Thursday, December 18, 2008

by Nancy Agin – Rigzone

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Posted in COLOMBIA, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, PETROL, RECESSION | Leave a Comment »

BRAZIL CONGRESS OKS VENEZUELA IN MERCOSUR

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

Thu, Dec. 18, 2008

Associated Press

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PUBLISHED BY ‘PHILLY’ (USA)

Posted in BRASIL, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIA - BRASIL, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, MACROECONOMY, PETROL, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, RELAÇÕES INTERNACIONAIS - BRASIL, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, VENEZUELA | Leave a Comment »

BRAZIL: OI ACQUISITION OF BRASIL TELECOM APPROVED

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

December 19, 2008

by OGJ Editors

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE BOSTON GLOBE’ (USA)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE BOSTON GLOBE’ (USA)

Posted in A INDÚSTRIA DA COMUNICAÇÃO, BRASIL, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FLUXO DE CAPITAIS, FUSÕES E/OU INCORPORAÇÕES EMPRESARIAIS, MACROECONOMY, O PODER JUDICIÁRIO, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, TELEFONIA - FIXA E MÓVEL, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

FUEL SYSTEMS SOLUTIONS ENTERS A DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ARGENTINE GASEOUS FUELS EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY MANUFACTURER DISTRIBUIDORA SHOPPING S.A. FOR $22 MILLION

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on December 20, 2008

FUEL SYSTEMS SOLUTIONS FSYS – 12/19/2008 7:00:19 AM

GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network

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Posted in AUSTRALIA, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, ITALY, NATURAL GAS, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, SOUTH AMERICA, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »