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BLOODY ASSAULT AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA’S RHINOS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

January 10 2009 at 01:11PM

by Sheree Bega

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INDEPENDENT ONLINE’ (South Africa)

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, SOUTH AFRICA, TOURISM INDUSTRIES | 1 Comment »

FORD TEAMS UP WITH MAGNA TO DEVELOP BATTERY-POWERED ELECTRIC CAR – AIMS TO SELL THEM BY 2011 (USA/Canada)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, January 11, 2009

by Nicolas Van Praet – Financial Post

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Posted in AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY, BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKING SYSTEMS, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, CANADA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, GLOBAL WARMING, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES - USA, INTERNATIONAL, POLLUTION, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, RESTRUCTURING OF PRIVATE COMPANIES, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009 | Leave a Comment »

FLORIDA’S NATURAL BOUNTY BEING LOOTED (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 01.11.09

by Carl Hiassen

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIES - USA, PUBLIC SECTOR AND STATE OWNED ENTERPRISES, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, TOURISM INDUSTRIES, USA | Leave a Comment »

EXTREME JOB HUNTING (USA)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

by Nicole Perlroth – Forbes

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMY | Leave a Comment »

BANKS AIM TO PRESERVE CAPITAL BUT NOT WITH DIVIDEND CUTS: ANALYST

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

January 09, 2009, 2:44 PM

byby Jonathan Ratner

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

TFSAs — MORE THAN SAVINGS ACCOUNTS – ACCOUNTS SHOULD BE USED AS INVESTMENT TOOLS (Canada)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

by Jonathan Chevreau – Financial Post

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, CANADA, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

THE REAL MADOFF GAME – THE REAL CON IS THE BELIEF THAT EQUITY MARKETS CAN RETURN 10% A YEAR OVER THE LONG TERM

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

January 09, 2009, 7:59 PM

by Terence Corcoran – National Post Editor

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKING SYSTEMS, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SCAMS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, FRAUD, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES - USA, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

STARTING OVER: THREE STORIES OF JOB LOSS AND GAIN

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

by Sarah Treleaven – Financial Post

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Posted in COMMERCE, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, RECESSION, RESTRUCTURING OF PRIVATE COMPANIES, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE WORK MARKET, UNEMPLOYMENT | Leave a Comment »

PLATINUM’S TURN TO SHINE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Saturday, January 10, 2009

by Don Vialoux – Financial Post

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, DIGITAL INDUSTRIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ELECTRIC / ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, GARMENT INDUSTRIES, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, MINING INDUSTRIES, PLATINUM, RECESSION, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

GLOBE AND MAIL LIKELY TO LAY OFF UNSPECIFIED NUMBER OF STAFF (Canada)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

byGrant Surridge – Financial Post

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, CANADA, COMMUNICATION INDUSTRIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, FOREIGN WORK FORCE - LEGAL, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL WORK FORCES, RECESSION, RESTRUCTURING OF PRIVATE COMPANIES, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE MEDIA (US AND FOREIGN), THE WORK MARKET, THE WORKERS, THE WORKING ENVIRONMENT, UNEMPLOYMENT | Leave a Comment »

CANADA FIGHTS FOR SHARE OF CHINESE LUMBER DEMAND – RETURNING TO CHINA’S BUILDING ROOTS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Thursday, January 08, 2009

by Nathan VanderKlippe – Financial Post

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Posted in CANADA, CHINA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, FOREIGN POLICIES, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, TIMBER | Leave a Comment »

ARE YOU LOOKING AT SHORT TERM OPTIONS? – THE STOCK MARKETS ARE QUITE VOLATILE THESE DAYS. THERE HAVE BEEN MANY DEVELOPMENTS IN THE DOMESTIC AS WELL AS GLOBAL ECONOMIC FRONTS (India)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

11 Jan 2009, 0642 hrs IST

by Vikas Agarwal – ET Bureau

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEMS, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, INDIA, INTERNATIONAL, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, STOCK MARKETS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

OILEX CALLS OFF ACQUISITION OF ADDITIONAL STAKE IN WEST KAMPAR PSC – OILEX (WEST KAMPAR) HAS ELECTED TO TERMINATE THE AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL 15% PARTICIPATING INTEREST IN THE WEST KAMPAR PRODUCTION SHARING CONTRACT ONSHORE SUMATRA, INDONESIA FROM PT SUMATERA PERSADA ENERGI (SPE) (Malaysia)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

Oilex Ltd.

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

SEADRILL, KEPPEL CONTINUE WITH TWIN JACKUP CONSTRUCTION FOR $420MM – SEADRILL HAS MADE REFERENCE TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT, “KEPPEL IN TALKS WITH SEADRILL, SCORPION AND LEWEK ON THEIR CONTRACTS,” DATED NOVEMBER 27, 2008

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

Seadrill Ltd.

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

NZ’S TUI OIL PRODUCTION HITS 20 MILLION BARRELS – THE TUI AREA OIL FIELD IN NEW ZEALAND’S OFFSHORE TARANAKI BASIN REACHED ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT MILESTONE WITH THE PRODUCTION OF THE 20 MILLIONTH BARREL OF TUI OIL (New Zealand)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

by Pan Pacific Petroleum NL

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

BP, AAR SHAKE HANDS TO RESTRUCTURE, BOOST VALUE OF RUSSIAN JV – BP ANNOUNCED TODAY THAT THE DEAL AGREED IN PRINCIPLE LAST SEPTEMBER TO REVISE THE SHAREHOLDER AGREEMENT WITH ITS RUSSIAN PARTNERS IN TNK-BP HAS NOW BEEN FINALIZED, PAVING THE WAY FOR THE NEXT PHASE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF RUSSIA’S THIRD LARGEST OIL AND GAS COMPANY AND, IN RECENT YEARS, ONE OF ITS MOST SUCCESSFUL

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

BP plc

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, PETROL, PUBLIC SECTOR AND STATE OWNED ENTERPRISES, RECESSION, REFINERIES - PETROL/BIOFUELS, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, RUSSIA, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

SCHLUMBERGER BEGINS LAYING OFF HUNDREDS OF U.S. WORKERS – OILFIELD SERVICES GIANT SCHLUMBERGER LTD. (SLB) HAS BEGUN LAYING OFF HUNDREDS OF WORKERS IN THE U.S. AND AROUND THE WORLD IN THE FIRST OF WHAT EXPERTS SAY WILL LIKELY BE A WAVE OF JOB CUTS IN THE ENERGY INDUSTRY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

by Ben Casselman – The Wall Street Journal – Dow Jones Newswires

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FOREIGN WORK FORCE - LEGAL, FUELS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES - USA, NATIONAL WORK FORCES, PETROL, RECESSION, REFINERIES - PETROL/BIOFUELS, RESTRUCTURING OF PRIVATE COMPANIES, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, THE WORK MARKET, THE WORKERS, UNEMPLOYMENT, USA | Leave a Comment »

ECUADOR SUSPENDS OUTPUT OF FOREIGN OIL FIRMS TO COMPLY WITH OPEC CUTS – THE ECUADORIAN GOVERNMENT HAS DECIDED TO SUSPEND OIL PRODUCTION BY ITALY’S AGIP AND FRANCE’S PERENCO, BOTH OF WHICH OPERATE IN THE AMAZON REGION, TO COMPLY WITH NEW OPEC CUTS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, January 09, 2009

EFE News Services

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECUADOR, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FOREIGN POLICIES, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, OPEC, PETROL, PUBLIC SECTOR AND STATE OWNED ENTERPRISES, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY | Leave a Comment »

COAL-FIRED POWER PLANTS: MEETING TO CONSIDER THREE INVESTMENT PROPOSALS (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 07:01 AM PST

by Sabihuddin Ghausi

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Posted in COAL, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, GLOBAL WARMING, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, MINING INDUSTRIES, PAKISTAN, POLLUTION, RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

CAN OPEC USE OIL AS A WEAPON? – IN THE MID-70s, SHORTLY BEFORE PHYSICAL ELIMINATION FROM THE SCENE, THE LATE KING FAISAL OF SAUDI ARABIA HAD FOREWARNED HENRY KISSINGER, THE WHEELER-DEALER OF THE DAY, THAT IF AND WHEN PUSHED TO THE WALL, ‘WE WOULD PUT OUR (OIL) WELLS TO FIRE AND RETURN TO THE TENTS’

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 12:59 PM PST

by Syed Rashid Husain

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FOREIGN POLICIES, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, OPEC, PETROL, RECESSION, REFINERIES - PETROL/BIOFUELS, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, SAUDI ARABIA, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, WARS AND ARMED CONFLICTS | Leave a Comment »

65,000 TONS OF IRANIAN CRUDE ARRIVE ON DEFERRED PAYMENT – A SHIP CARRYING 65,000 TONS OF CRUDE OIL FROM IRAN ARRIVED AT THE PORT ON FRIDAY UNDER THE DEFERRED PAYMENT FACILITY (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 01:45 PM PST

by Aamir Shafaat Khan

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FOREIGN POLICIES, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, IRAN, PAKISTAN, PETROL, RECESSION, REFINERIES - PETROL/BIOFUELS, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

COAL-FIRED POWER PLANTS MAY BE CLOSE AT HAND – THE SINDH COAL ENERGY BOARD, HEADED BY CHIEF MINISTER SYED QAIM ALI SHAH, IS HOLDING ITS CRUCIAL MEETING ON TUESDAY (JANUARY 13) TO CONSIDER THREE INVESTMENT PROPOSALS FOR COAL-MINING AND SETTING UP OF COAL-FIRED ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION PLANTS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 02:13 PM PST

by Sabihuddin Ghausi

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Posted in COAL, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, GLOBAL WARMING, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, MINING INDUSTRIES, PAKISTAN, POLLUTION, RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

NEW OIL POLICY ENVISAGES INCENTIVES FOR EXPLORATION – THE NEW PETROLEUM POLICY APPROVED BY THE ECONOMIC COORDINATION COMMITTEE (ECC) OF THE CABINET ON FRIDAY ENVISAGES AN INCREASE IN TAX EXEMPTIONS AND FISCAL INCENTIVES TO SPUR OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION AND A REDUCTION IN BUREAUCRATIC HURDLES IN THE AWARD OF CONTRACTS FOR EXPLORATION (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

by Dawn Staff Reporter

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EMBARKING ON AN ENERGY AGE – ENERGY POLICIES TEND TO DEVELOP THE BASIC INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ENERGY DEVELOPMENT IN TERMS OF EFFICIENT AND SECURED ENERGY PRODUCTION, DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMPTION IN ANY COUNTRY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Saturday, 10 Jan, 2009 – 01:11 PM PST

by M. Afzal Ghauri and Rizwan Haider

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENERGY INDUSTRIES, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, PAKISTAN, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, RESTRUCTURING OF PRIVATE COMPANIES, RESTRUCTURING OF THE PUBLIC SECTOR | Leave a Comment »

LAWYERS CONDEMN ISRAELI ATROCITIES (Pakistan)

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 06:05 AM PST

by our Reporter

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Posted in COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, INTERNATIONAL, MILITARY CONTRACTS, PAKISTAN, RECESSION, THE ARMS INDUSTRY, WEAPONS | Leave a Comment »

PAKISTAN’S TRADE DEFICIT HITS ALL-TIME HIGH – PAKISTAN’S TRADE DEFICIT HIT AN ALL-TIME HIGH OF $9.55 BILLION DURING THE FIRST HALF YEAR OF THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR, UP BY 15.27 PER CENT FROM $8.29 BILLION OVER THE CORRESPONDING PERIOD LAST YEAR

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Saturday, 10 Jan, 2009 – 09:17 PM PST

by Mubarak Zeb Khan

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RUSSIA, EU SIGN DEAL ON GAS TRANSIT VIA UKRAINE – NOVO-OGARYOVO, RUSSIA: RUSSIAN AND EUROPEAN UNION OFFICIALS CLEARED THE WAY FOR RESTARTING RUSSIAN NATURAL GAS SUPPLIES TO A FREEZING EUROPE WITH A DEAL SATURDAY ON THE DEPLOYMENT OF EU OBSERVERS TO MONITOR THE FLOW ACROSS UKRAINE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 02:43 AM PST

Agence France-Presse

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DEPRESSED PAKISTANI SEVERS HEAD WITH ELECTRIC SAW – DUBAI: A PAKISTANI BUSINESSMAN, DEPRESSED BY THE IMPACT OF THE ECONOMIC CRISIS, KILLED HIMSELF WITH AN ELECTRIC SAW BY ALMOST SEVERING HIS HEAD AT HIS SHARJAH HOME, AL-ITTIHAD NEWSPAPER SAID ON FRIDAY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

Friday, 09 Jan, 2009 – 04:30 PM PST

As reported by Agence France-Presse

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U.S., IRAN SHARE INTERESTS IN AFGHANISTAN: PETRAEUS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 11, 2009

January 10, 2009 Saturday – Muharram 12, 1430

Agence France-Presse

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