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The Closer NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
ROUND UP Markets continued to rally on Monday, as Friday’s relatively upbeat jobs report continued to lift spirits. Yields on Italian and Spanish bonds fell, and the FTSE...
Geldwäsche - Mal etwas größer gedacht ... NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
250 Milliarden Dollar … Ausnahmsweise geht es aber nicht um die Schweiz ;-), sondern um die britische Bank Standard Chartered. Ein Großteil der Geschäfte sei mit dem Iran abgewickelt worden, aber auch mit anderen eigentlich boykottierten Län...
Geldwäsche - Mal etwas größer gedacht ... NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
250 Milliarden Dollar … Ausnahmsweise geht es aber nicht um die Schweiz ;-), sondern um die britische Bank Standard Chartered. Ein Großteil der Geschäfte sei mit dem Iran abgewickelt worden, aber auch mit anderen eigentlich boykottierten Län...
Wall Street Bets Against the Euro NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
So reads the Italian headline. The FT has a similar report.
Akerlof's lemons were rejected 3 times...before getting the Nobel NEW
European Welfare States 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Akerlof's article excerpt:"By June of 1967 the paper was ready and I sent it to The American Economic Review for publication. I was spending the academic year 1967-68 in India. Fairly shortly into my stay there, I received my first rejection letter f...
Some @npthinking follower stats NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
The following stats are based on tweepsmap.com raw data per country (Aug 6, 2012): Based on 2256 followers 1) The Eurozone followers are (only %s 0.05% (corresponds to 1.128 follower) and above listed) 13 of 17 Euro countries yield 0.05% or hi...
Mars, the bringer of ... calories. But will he land a PGI? NEW
The IPKat 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
The world is celebrating today the news that NASA's rover Curiosity has successfully landed on Mars --  no, not the The Bringer of War but the planet hitherto known to be inhabited only by spiders.  This landing is another major step i...
Equities still seen as most compelling asset class, latest European industry survey reveals NEW
MHP Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
More than a third of the European investment industry’s leading figures see equities as offering the most compelling investment returns over the next year, according to MHP Communications’ annual survey on the future of the European pensions &...
Switzerland: the European state that refuses to join the European Union NEW
The Euros 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
On 17th April, Camilla Barbezat and Søren Henrichsen visited the EU Delegation in Berne. It is one of the Union's smallest delegations in a non-Member State. Amidst seemingly increasing tension between Switzerland and the EU, the two made the most o...
Was heißt hier Demokratie? NEW
Lost in EUrope 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Ihr Geschöpf muckt auf - das geht ja gar nicht! Der italienische Premier Monti hat eine Demokratiedebatte losgetreten. Seine Forderung, dass die Regierungen der Euro-Länder... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full l...
In search of liquid water (investment vehicles) NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
This guest post was submitted by Jason Abbruzzese of FT.com.A little more than a year ago, Citi chief economist Willem Buiter said water was on its way to becoming “the single...
Temps occidental, temps oriental NEW
EGEA 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Depuis vingt ans, nous sommes passés à la civilisation du zapping : autrement dit, à une tyrannie du temps court, rendue possible par les nouvelles technologies. Je me pose toutefois une question : cette tyrannie est-elle occidentale, ou...
Brussels again – and some facts and statistics NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
At the baggage retrieval carousel we said our farewells to our wonderful guide, Roger Marsden, and the other members of our thirty strong group (most of whom, realistically considering, we probably will never see again) and then set off to the long-...
Good EU News For a Change NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
The euro may be going down the tubes, but the EU is running away with Olympic gold.
From First to Second Republic: The Leopard Changes Its Spots NEW
Europeanization 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
The adoption of a new electoral law, based in part on the ‘first past the post’ system used in most English-speaking countries, did succeed in addressing one of Italy’s secular problems: its high government turnover. The new electoral system fo...
Shooting in Sikh temple: Hate crime? Domestic terrorism? NEW
Matisak's Blog (A Stamp on the World) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Read few comments. J. M. Berger, Investigative Journalist, Specialist on Homegrown Extremism, Author of Jihad Joe Page was definitely an ideological white supremacist. He was deeply involved in the movement and performed with at least three “w...
Shooting in Sikh temple: Hate crime? Domestic terrorism? NEW
Matisak's Blog (A Stamp on the World) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Read few comments. J. M. Berger, Investigative Journalist, Specialist on Homegrown Extremism, Author of Jihad Joe Page was definitely an ideological white supremacist. He was deeply involved in the movement and performed with at least three “w...
J. Edgar NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
On the flight back I watched Clint Eastwood’s 2011 J. Edgar, starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role as the FBI’s founding father. The script portrays Hoover as an inwardly tormented and sexually confused man whose driving ambition...
Flying home NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
We took off from San Francisco at 17.30 local time, with almost an hour’s delay. The pilot expressed the hope that he could make up most of the delay during the flight and he, doubtless aware of where he could pick up a good tail wind, was as...
Ultravox populi, vox debita NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Eye-catching charts, for a type of risk that should catch investor eyes:But what does it all mean?Citi analysts reckon it means another eurozone political season of NEAPs (New,...
Den där arbetslinjen... NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Jag anser att folk i möjligaste mån skall försörja sig själva. Jag anser att den som kan arbeta inte skall ligga andra till last. Och jag anser att skattesänkningar är en bra morot, för att få ut folk i arbetslivet.Ändå är jag inte specie...
Carla Bruni statue – a tale of modern France | Nabila Ramdani NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 20 Hours ago
The monumental deceit of portraying France's former first lady as a labourer chimes with the accusations of sleaze hounding her and Nicolas SarkozyAs a tribute to the vanity and sleaze inherent in France's political class, a solid bronze statue of su...
Spot the difference NEW
Tabloid Watch (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 20 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Mark English, Head of Media and the European Commission in the UK explains what happened when he wrote a letter of complaint to the Mail:In The Daily Mail of July 24th, 2012, journalist Christopher Booker wrote an article titled “The real migrant s...
Eight Fallacies about Growth NEW
3E Intelligence 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 20 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
"Our decision-making elites may tacitly understand that growth has become uneconomic. But they have also figured out how to keep the dwindling extra benefits for themselves, while “sharing” the exploding extra costs with the poor, the future,...
Google’s Privacy Laws and Europe Controversy NEW
Europe Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 20 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Google has been going through many changes lately as anyone who runs a website or who uses the web a lot will note. There’s Google Plus of course, there’s the ‘Panda’ and ‘Penguin’ algorithm updates and there’...
Jacqueline Rose dishonours Shafilea’s memory NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 20 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
“What should we learn from the case of Shafilea Ahmed? At first glance, it might seem simple. A young girl is murdered by by her father because she refuses to submit her sexuality to his law.” So begins a piece in today’s (print) G...
Itálie-Německo | Moc pýchy a předsudků (La Stampa, Turín) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Navzdory snahám italského premiéra Maria Montiho zalichotit německému veřejnému mínění kritizují jeho spoluobčané německé nacionalistické a protievropské cítění. Na vině je předpojatost, ale i postoj Italů, domnívá se La Stam...
Řecko | Máme oheň | Karikatura (To Ethnos, Atény) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Více.
Commandement suprême de l'OTAN : La France se réjouit de la nomination du général Paloméros NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
MINISTÈRE DE LA DÉFENSE   DÉLÉGATION À L’INFORMATION ET À La COMMUNICATION DE...
“Emozionata e onorata” NEW
Debora Serracchiani 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Oggi il Pd del Friuli Venzia Giulia ha dato l’annuncio ufficiale che mi indica come unica candidata presidente del Friuli Venezia Giulia nel 2013. Non lo nego, sono emozionata e onorata, ma adesso si comincia a fare sul serio e ci metterò tutta me...
StanChart, Iran, and a Swift allegation NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Standard Chartered’s New York branch operated a “front for prohibited dealings with Iran – dealings that indisputably helped sustain a global threat to peace and stability,”...
Grécia | Temos a tocha | Ilustração (To Ethnos, Atenas) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
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Itália-Alemanha | Orgulho e preconceito (La Stampa, Turim) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Apesar dos esforços do primeiro-ministro italiano, Mario Monti, para agradar à opinião pública alemã, os seus compatriotas lamentam a existência de um sentimento nacionalista e antieuropeu na Alemanha. A culpa é das ideias preconcebidas e, tam...
Griechenland | Lichterloh brennt Olympias Flamme | Cartoon (To Ethnos, Athen) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Mehr....
The Veepstakes NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
The media has been full of what, in an example of American linguistic wit, has been dubbed the ‘Veepstakes’. Romney’s choice of running mate – and the timing of his announcement – are being seen as his first Presidential...
Italien-Deutschland | Stolz und Vorurteil (La Stampa, Turin) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Trotz der Bestrebungen des italienischen Ministerpräsidenten Mario Monti, die deutsche Öffentlichkeit zu besänftigen, beklagen die Italiener das nationalistische und antieuropäische Ressentiment der Deutschen. Verantwortlich dafür seien die Voru...
The ramifications of ocean acidification - a warning NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
The coming changes in ocean pH may well occur too rapidly for some marine species to adapt to and survive - warns Professor Lloyd Peck...
L’Europe est comme le Japon d’avant 1860 NEW
L'Europe décalèe 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Morcelée en potentats locaux sur lesquels elle n’a pas assez de pouvoirs, peu prise au sérieux dans le reste du monde, l’UE est comme le Japon avant sa modernisation, assure un journaliste suédois dans Svenska Dagbladet. Mais se construire en...
A (euro)crisis of nationalism NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
I have repeatedly stated that the systemic crisis in the Euro area is not about economics, debt, markets, the balance of payments, the role of credit rating agencies, the austerity measures, the independence of the ECB etc. The crisis we see unfoldin...
A (euro)crisis of nationalism NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
I have repeatedly stated that the systemic crisis in the Euro area is not about economics, debt, markets, the balance of payments, the role of credit rating agencies, the austerity measures, the independence of the ECB etc. The crisis we see unfoldin...
Israel ein Jahr vor der Wahl NEW
IFAIR 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Irans möglicher Bau einer Atombombe ist im ständigen Fokus der Berichterstattung in Israel. Doch innenpolitische Probleme werden immer gewichtiger in der politischen Auseinandersetzung und könnten bei den Parlamentswahlen in einen Jahr der bestimm...
Open Data Österreich: Die Umweltinformationen sind online NEW
facts and figures europe:. 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Daten zu Naturschutz, Landbedeckung und Luft sind auf dem Portal. Das Angebot wird kontinuierlich erweitert.Das Umweltbundesamt ist die österreichische Anlaufstelle, wenn es um Umweltdaten geht. Bisher waren diese in unterschiedlichen Bereichen auf...
On The Move torna anche nel 2012 NEW
L'Europa@TorVergata 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
"On The Move" giunge alla sua sesta edizione. Il creative contest, promosso dalla Fondazione Pubblicità Progresso, anche in questo 2012 fa appello alla fantasia dei giovani. Ai partecipanti è richiesto di immaginare di essere catapultati nel futuro...
The darker side of the London 2012 Olympics - an activist's view NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Everybody has enjoyed the sporting excellence and feel-good factor of London 2012, but there is a more gloomy undercurrent to the Olympics – claims Steve Rushton...
Bundesbank and German Government: No Strangers to Conflict NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
In the euro-zone debt crisis, Germany is often observed speaking in one clear voice and with one clear answer: “Nein, nein, nein.” No to joint liability euro-zone bonds, no to encouraging higher salaries to encourage domestic consumption, no to l...
Monti ser tecken på Europas upplösning NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
 Italiens premiärminister Mario Monti ser oroväckande antityska tendenser i sitt land och varnar för en "psykologisk upplösning av Europa". I fredags publicerade Italiens tidning Il Giornale ett porträtt av Tysklands förbund...
Team GB's Super Saturday at London 2012 Olympics NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 1 Minute ago
After a slow start at the Olympic Games in London, on Saturday 4 August, the host nation's team (popularly known as #TeamGB) achieved some of its greatest victories in a single day.
Five Rules for Productive Conflict NEW
Demokratie 4.0 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Rob Manning did everything in his power to screw up the Curiosity rover’s landing on Mars last night. Manning not only cut radio signals to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s control room, but also simulated a hole being poked in the rover&r...
Österreich: Klimaschutzbericht 2012 NEW
facts and figures europe:. 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Die Emissionen lagen um mehr als 6 Mio. Tonnen über dem jährlichen Durchschnittswert des Kyoto-Ziels.Im Klimaschutzbericht analysiert das Umweltbundesamt jährlich Trends und wirtschaftliche Einflussfaktoren der Treibhausgasemissionen in Österreic...