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Expats in paradise

A decade ago, Panama City was simply a stopover for retirees looking for an easy retirement on nearby beaches, but today it’s the Panamanian capital’s rapidly expanding tax-friendly business environment that’s drawing expat executives to expand their firm’s Latin American presence. 121 more words

From NAFTA to Absolute Corporate Dominance of the World's Economies

I found this interesting article on Der Spiegel’s online news site. The article (link below) discusses European concerns about the TTIP. The Atlantic version of the TPP is causing alarm among the citizens of EU countries.  298 more words


Otmane El Rhazi : Expect FY15 CAD at 1.4% on lower crude prices: Macquarie

Otmane El Rhazi from Moneycontrol Economy News.

India’s Q2 CAD stood at 2.1 percent, a five-quarter high as exports growth slowed and imports increased because of a rise in demand for gold.


Otmane El Rhazi : 'India not ready for full capital account liberalisation'

Otmane El Rhazi from Moneycontrol Economy News.

the Reserve Bank of India is keen to develop a wide range of derivatives products but with caution, like considering introducing bond futures in other maturities apart from 10-year maturity allowed now, said Reserve Bank of India deputy governor H R Khan.


Otmane El Rhazi : India tops Credit Suisse Emerging Consumer Scorecard 2015

Otmane El Rhazi from Moneycontrol Economy News.

A total of nine countries were surveyed for this report: Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa and Turkey.


A Greek Tragedy

Our financial sector could face headwinds due to Greece Exit

The economic times; dated January 28th 2015


Genuine progress indicator

Genuine progress indicator, or GPI, is a metric that has been suggested to replace, or supplement, gross domestic product (GDP) as a measure of economic growth. 397 more words