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Open Letter to Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis

By Con George-Kotzabasis November 27, 2015

Few days ago, Reuters ranked the Tsipras government as the worst ever government of all times amongst the developed and Western world. 879 more words



Ok fine, we technically missed the recession (according to the precise definition anyway).
But are we going to sit back and believe, even for a split second, that we aren’t sitting in what is possibly the lowest economic stand-point of our democracy? 312 more words

Finance minister to deliver economic update on Friday

The federal finance minister is set to deliver an economic and fiscal update on Friday morning in Ottawa.

Bill Morneau is expected to speak at 10:45 a.m. 177 more words


Prediction comes Through as Adeosun Emerges Nigeria’s Finance Minister

Kemi Adeosun, a former investment banker and London-trained accountant has emerged Nigeria’s Finance Minister as earlier predicted by Analysts which include Mr. Bismarck Rewane, Chief Excecutive Officer, Financial Derivatives Limited. 25 more words


Liberal MP Ralph Goodale's next cabinet job intrigues political observers

When Ralph Goodale entered the House of Commons 40 years ago, the Canadian edition of Time magazine wondered if he’d someday be prime minister.

He hasn’t made it, but a senior post in Justin Trudeau’s new cabinet  — to be unveiled Wednesday — seems certain for Goodale, an experienced MP from a region where Liberals aren’t exactly plentiful. 477 more words

Government And Politics

Social unrest, political stalemate and a sensible ‘mini-budget’

At the end of the CNBC Africa post ‘mini-budget’ discussion that I participated in, one of the panellist said: “The Minister of Finance has delivered a sensible budget despite the social unrest and political stalemate in parliament.” I couldn’t agree more. 894 more words

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