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The Closer NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Week, 8 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
ROUND-UP FT markets round-up: “The FTSE All-World equity index closed 0.15 per cent higher, while Wall Street’s S&P 500 ended the session nearly flat at 1,403 points after modest gains....
1500 NEW
EGEA 2 Years, 1 Week, 8 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Voici donc le 1500ème billet écrit sur egea : j'inclus quatre ou cinq billets écrits et non publiés, et j'omets les billets publiés sur le vieil egea source 1500 billets écrits depuis le 20 janvier 2009, soit il y a trois ans et demi.
Riots in Europe NEW
Europe Blog 2 Years, 1 Week, 8 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
It’s hard to believe that the huge riots in Europe that were plastered all over the news happened now over a year ago. This was a huge story at the time, and for a while it looked like London had spiralled into an Anarchy that would spread arou...
Storebror blir större... NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 2 Years, 1 Week, 9 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Wired kommer med oroväckande nyheter från USA..."A federal appeals court on Wednesday said the authorities do not need a probable-cause warrant to track a suspect’s every move via the GPS signals emitted from a suspect’s mobile phone."Och Slate...
Subventionen für Dachflächenbesitzer ... NEW
Die wunderbare Welt der Wirtschaft 2 Years, 1 Week, 9 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
... nenne ich die zu hohen Vergütungssätze für die Einspeisung von Fotovoltaik schon länger ... Dass das die Lizenz zum Gelddrucken (Die wunderbare Welt der Wirtschaft!: Zahl des Tages (06.08.10): 7,4%) war, sollte eigentlich kaum jemanden...
Games, in sports and in business NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Week, 9 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Seems that some have it all wrong. You actually compete in business but you participate in sports. NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
How privilege-blindness stops us understanding the roots of terrorism | Priyamvada Gopal NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 1 Week, 9 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
From Cameron's 'Indian dance' remark to the discussion of Breivik's motives, the invisibility of whiteness distorts debateAn independent inquiry has established that Anders Behring Breivik, the clean-cut white supremacist who methodically murder...
13.August: Nichts ist, wie es scheint. NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 2 Years, 1 Week, 10 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
wepigs: Der Athener Stadtteil Kolonaki liegt nordöstlich des Zentrums auf einem Hügel. Wer etwas (zum Beispiel die ein oder andere Drachme) auf sich hielt, kaufte sich mit einem Appartment in die Welt der Reichen, Schönen und Intellektuellen ein.
Is Germany a bull in the Eurozone's China Store? NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Week, 11 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Some thoughts of mine on PressEurop's very interesting report: Berlin still selling too much (14/8/2012) 1) The FAZ comments IMO, at best, show (let's call it) "non-systemic thinking". 2) Is Germany exporting too much or importing and in gener...
Meine Diplomarbeit endlich öffentlich: Arbeitsabläufe in Online-Redaktionen NEW
Blog von Andreas Grieß 2 Years, 1 Week, 11 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Etwa drei Monate ist es her, dass ich meine Diplomarbeit abgegeben habe. Der Lohn für die Arbeit wurde einige Wochen später bekannt gegeben: eine 1,3. Da es danach noch einige andere Uni-Angelegenheiten und auch Dinge beruflicher wie privater Natur...
Un Danois à la tête de la mission EUAVSEC NEW
Bruxelles2 2 Years, 1 Week, 11 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Lasse Rosenkrands Christensen vient d’être nommé par le Comité politique et de sécurité (COPS) de l’Union au poste de chef de la mission EUVASEC au Sud-Soudan. Il prendra ses fonctions le 1er septembre. Cet ancien responsable de...
Ist heute erneuter Muppet-Day für Facebook-Aktionäre? NEW
Blick Log 2 Years, 1 Week, 11 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Mittlerweile ist ja hinlänglich auch in diesem Blog ausgeschlachtet, dass der Börsengang des sozialen Netzwerkes Facebook zu einem der größten Flops der Finanzgeschichte gehört und sich die Konsortialbanken und die US-Börse NASDAQ mehr als nur...
StanChart settles NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Week, 11 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
From Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky:“The New York State Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) and Standard Chartered Bank (“Bank”) have reached...
Har den svenska borgerligheten något existensberättigande? NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 2 Years, 1 Week, 12 Hours ago
Nybloggat på Nyheter24:Har den svenska borgerligheten något existensberättigande?Varför driver vårt lands borgerliga regering inte borgerliga profilfrågor? Har den svenska borgerligheten över huvud taget någon vision eller riktning? Läs mer...
A decision for Europe NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Week, 12 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Greece's choice between idealism and reality - 1. News focus / Domestic politics, Greece, Europe and the crisis...
A berlin, la “cyber-bohème” ne veut pas travailler NEW
L'Europe décalèe 2 Years, 1 Week, 12 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
“Pauvre mais sexy”, la capitale allemande est un centre créatif et avant-gardiste tout en vivant des subsides versés par les autres Länder. Là vit une population pour laquelle le salariat est une angoisse, l’allocation universelle une espé...
Israël et la tabou de la bombe (Documentaire diffusé sur Arte le 14 août 2012) NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 1 Week, 12 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
  Télécharger l'émission : http://dl.free.fr/iPtBcahWz...
It is time for change NEW
euromove 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
It has been 5 years since the credit crunch that led to the global financial crisis, which eventually fed into the sovereign debt crisis across Europe, started. 5 years and 5 summers that policy makers and politicians have been struggling to contain...
It is time for change NEW
Blogactiv 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
It has been 5 years since the credit crunch that led to the global financial crisis, which eventually fed into the sovereign debt crisis across Europe, started. 5 years and 5 summers that policy makers and politicians have been struggling to contain...
Tax havens 'a drain' on scarce financial resources NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
Tax havens not only promote large scale tax evasion across the globe, but can have a devastating impact on emerging economies that do not have the necessary resources to mitigate the loss of revenue, writes Sophia Garfield...
Espanha | A receita alemã (Le Monde, Paris) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Para combater a crise, a Espanha inspira-se no modelo alemão e aposta no excedente comercial através da exportação. Ao aumentarem substancialmente, essas vendas ao estrangeiro trazem uma ligeira esperança – fraca, em comparação aos 5,5 milh
Spanien | Wirtschaften nach deutscher Art (Le Monde, Paris) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Im Kampf gegen die Krise nimmt sich Spanien ein Vorbild an Deutschland, vor allem an dessen Exportüberschuss. Die boomenden Verkäufe ins Ausland sind ein — schwacher — Lichtblick in dem ansonsten von 5,5 Millionen Arbeitslosen gekennzeichneten...
Španělsko | Německý recept (Le Monde, Paříž) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Španělsko zmítané hospodářskou recesí a masovou nezaměstnaností již přivyklo špatným zprávám. Vzácný záblesk naděje představují skvělé výsledky španělských vývozců. Více.
Londres : le gendarme des marchés veut une réforme du Libor (Le Monde) NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
La réforme est en route. Le taux interbancaire Libor (London interbank offered rate - voir A propos du Libor, le taux interbancaire de référence ), au cœur d'un scandale de manipulations (cf. LIBOR, banques centrales, secteur bancaire : l...
“Google Starts Punishing “Pirate” Sites but will it be effective? WikiLeaks Resumes Operations, meet the Virus Gauss.. A cyberculture roundup… NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
I never search google to download stuff. I know where I should go. I guess like porn sites, torrent people directly go to the addresses they already know. A different dynamic… Not the pirates but Google loses here… I hope… Google St...
In Search Of Lost Demand NEW
A Fistful of Euros 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
So here’s the 5 trillion dollar trick question. In an interesting article on the limitations of central bank monetary policy in the current environment, Reuter’s Alan Wheatly made the following statement which caught my attention. “...
"Europe sliding back into recession" by Andrew Watt NEW
Social Europe 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
The latest quarterly GDP figures confirm the already pessimistic expectations. Europe is sliding back into recession. In both the euro area and the EU27 growth output contracted by 0.2% in the second quarter. This followed on stagnation in the first...
Russia: Yekaterinburg University Begins Masters Program in Blogging & Political Journalism NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Yekaterinburg's Ural Federal University is for the first time offering a Masters Degree [ru] in “political journalism” with specific training in blogging and “image-making.” In February 2011, UFU hosted [ru] journalist a...
La Comissió Europea respon en relació a Port Vell NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 2 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
El passat 23 de maig vaig presentar una pregunta a la Comissió Europea relativa al projecte de Marina Port Vell de Barcelona: Pregunta con solicitud de respuesta escrita a la Comisión Artículo 117 del Reglamento Raül Rom...
Church Disco in Amsterdam NEW
EuroSavant - Commentary on the European non-English-language pre 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
This post deviates a bit from the beaten track to which EuroSavant readers are accustomed in that it does not take as its jumping-off point any sort of news article. Also, it has to do with something in Amsterdam, my home-base but nevertheless somepl...
Griechenland | Hasskriminalität in Griechenland NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Im heiligen Fastenmonat Ramadan ist die Zahl der durch Hass motivierten Übergriffe auf Muslime sprunghaft angestiegen. Am 12. August wurde ein neunzehnjähriger Iraker vor einer behelfsmäßig errichteten Moschee im Zentrum Athens e...
Super-Mario: Was der EZB-Chef mit Comic-Helden gemein hat NEW
INSM BLOG 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Was Mario Draghi tut, nennt Otmar Issing, Ex-Chefvolkswirt der Bundesbank, schlicht “verboten”. Der Chef der Europäischen Zentralbank (EZB) handelt zunehmend wie Superhelden in Comics, meint Martin Zecher: populär, aber ohne Gesetzesgru...
Chris Grayling tries to cover-up report into Jubilee Stewards incident NEW
Political Scrapbook 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Chris Grayling plans to cover-up an official report into the notorious “Jubilee stewards” incident on the basis that it is “commercially confidential”. The episode unpaid workfare staff forced to sleep rough under London Brid...
Hungarian Melon Campaign Is a Lemon NEW
New Europe - WSJ 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
A Hungarian official is drawing criticism after he advocated resorting to cartel-type methods as a means of protecting domestic watermelon farmers from competition.
Today is the Feast Day of St. Maximilian Kolbe NEW
¡No Pasarán! 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Spare a moment’s thought to the life and trials of St. Maximilian Kolbe who died at Auschwitz. Ten men were to be put to death as a result of a prisoner’s escape. He spared another man’s life by taking the place of another in that reprisal.
Soft Center at Heart of Core Europe NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Investors hunting for scraps of good news on Europe may be reassured by the fact that Europe's so-called "core" economies haven't yet fully succumbed to the sovereign debt crisis.
China’s literally ground-breaking copper inventories NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Remember how China was being buried alive in copper a few months ago? The stuff was piling up in carparks? Now it’s even WORSE.Judy Zhu and Han Pin Hsi, the Standard Chartered...
start off slow and easy NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 2 Years, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
There are immense rewards for those of great measure. This may be a quote somewhere but not a stock quote used in the stock market. Stock news is still the location to go for information on stocks in the market. This declaration may apply more to pen...
‘Don’t be a hero – start from zero’ NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Matt King, Citi credit strategist, strikes again in a new presentation — this time on capital preservation and making ‘risky’ assets ‘safe’. Full...
Řecko | Řecko spalují nové rasistické vraždy NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Během muslimského svatého měsíce Ramadánu prudce vzrostl počet nenávistných útoků proti imigrantům, které vyvrcholily 12. srpna vraždou devatenáctiletého Iráčana pře...
Improving Google Patents with the European Patent Office NEW
European Public Policy Blog (Google) 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Cross-posted from the Google Research Blog At Google, we're constantly trying to make important collections of information more useful to the world. Since 2006, we’ve let people discover, search, and read United States patents online. Starting thi...
Sverige i topp - världsekonomin bromsar in NEW
Europabloggen 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Sverige har högst tillväxt av EU-länderna samtidigt som världsekonomin tappar fart. – Vi väntar på viktiga politiska beslut både i EU och USA, säger bankekonomen Robert Bergqvist.Tillväxten i EU-länderna föll under andra kvartalet me...
Grécia | Ataques racistas atingem a Grécia NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
O número de ataques racistas contra imigrantes aumentou durante o mês sagrado muçulmano do Ramadão, culminando com o assassinato de um jovem iraquiano de 19 anos, no exterior de uma mesquita improvisada no centro de Atenas,...
Alemanha | Exportações recorde são um problema? NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
Apesar de os especialistas alertarem para uma recessão em setembro, por enquanto, é o “excedente das exportações alemãs que inquieta a OCDE”, titula Der Standard. Este ano, a organização pr...
Johnny Munkhammar NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 1 Week, 15 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
VID MEDELHAVET: Det är många som i dag känner djup sorg och saknad efter budet om att Johnny Munkhammar gått bort. Utanför riksdagshuset i Stockholm vajar flaggorna på halv stång. Johnny var en mångsidigt begåvad, ständigt engagerad och all...