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... And the Prime Minister Ennahar

The President watches France24 and the Prime Minister Ennahar. This is the sequel of my 2012 post. It was 5 years ago but it feels like a 100 years. 766 more words


Will the Great Unwind be as dull as advertised?

Markets shrugged off this week’s Federal Reserve announcement, and no wonder: it doled out surprise and relief in roughly equal quantities.

On the surprise side, against market expectations of a pause, the Fed made clear its intention to raise the target rate again this year. 841 more words


GDP growth projected at 2,2% for 2018 in Brazil, reports Central Bank

The Economic Policy Division for the Brazilian’s Central Bank has released its quarterly inflation report[i], projecting a 2,2% GDP growth for 2018. This is certainly good news, specially coming from a two-year recession and 0,7% in 2017. 188 more words

Corporate Diplomacy

Rethinking Southeast Asian Economic Diplomacy

September 18,2017

Rethinking Southeast Asian Economic Diplomacy

by Henry Wai-chung Yeung, NUS http://www.eastasiaforum.org

In today’s global economy of cross-border production networks, the need to understand the changing ways in which the state and firms work together has become even more pressing. 1,050 more words


Ghosts of Demonetization

There are many shops around which still carry the paytm signboard. However when asked, they simply deny. “Bhaiya ab chalu nhi h.” -A common answer. other times I remember running from one shop to other, “Bhai 2000 ka change milega kya?”, only to get disappointed. 429 more words