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It's the economy stupid

I usually avoid politics on my blog as it can be devisive. I’m also so old that I remember when your voting intentions were private. I have cringed over the last few weeks at some Facebook posts I have seen. 292 more words


Waste not want not – U.S. could power U.K. for 7 years with annual wasted energy

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), a premier research and development institution for science and technology funded by the United Sates Department of Justice, recently published an alarming report revealing that, in 2012, the U.S. 286 more words


China Banks Increase Loan Pace

Chinese financial institutions gave out 16% more in new yuan loans in June than in May, in yet another sign of easing liquidity as policy makers try to boost economic growth. 70 more words


George Soros: eurozone crisis has entered a 'more lethal phase'

George Soros says Europe’s financial crisis has taken ‘a turn for the worse’ and outlines a series of measures to solve it

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Good luck, Goodluck

From Nigeria’s Department of Entirely Predictable Consequences, it turns out that if you remove a fuel subsidy overnight, people get a little upset!

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Robert Zoellick on euro zone problems and ripple effects

World Bank head sees ripple effects from euro woes
November 29, 2011
Quoted: Robert Zoellick, president of the World Bank and former Belfer Center research scholar, in a forum event moderated by… 106 more words