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Taking the high road on job quality in Scotland

In September last year the G20, including the US and UK, signed the Ankara Declaration that explicitly and formally recognised the importance of job quality. The Declaration committed the governments of the advanced economies to strengthening job quality as a route to achieving strong, sustainable and balanced economic growth that might also deliver inclusiveness and improved standards of living. 253 more words

Commentary

A New Digital Cash System was Just Unveiled at a Secret Meeting for Bankers In New York*

A New Digital Cash System was Just Unveiled at a Secret Meeting for Bankers In New York*

By Michael Snyder

Last month, a “secret meeting” that involved more than 100 executives from some of the biggest financial institutions in the United States was held in New York City.  1,148 more words

Humanities

BRICS Under Attack: Western Banks, Governments Launch Full-Spectrum Assault On Russia*

BRICS Under Attack: Western Banks, Governments Launch Full-Spectrum Assault On Russia*

By Eric Draitser            

The U.S.-NATO Empire, with its centres of power in Washington, on Wall Street, and in the city of London, is on the offensive against the BRICS countries. 2,312 more words

Humanities

Intel to Lay off 11% of Workforce*

Intel to Lay off 11% of Workforce*

Intel will lay off 11% of its global workforce, up to 12,000 employees, as part of a restructuring initiative, the company said Tuesday. 657 more words

Global Governance

U.S. Industrial Production Plunges*

U.S. Industrial Production Plunges*

The U.S. economy has never – ever – seen Industrial Production drop YoY for seven months in a row without being in a recession… 185 more words

Global Governance

Corrupt Icelandic Officials to Free Jailed Banksters*

Corrupt Icelandic Officials to Free Jailed Banksters*

By Sean Adl-Tabatabai

Three jailed bankers from Iceland were freed on Thursday due to a change in law brought about by corrupt politicians in the country. 394 more words

Society

British Banking System the Pumping Heart of Terror Finance and Global Drug Trade*

British Banking System the Pumping Heart of Terror Finance and Global Drug Trade*

By Graham Vanbergen

The National Crime Agency (NCA) is Britain’s national law enforcement and police agency. 1,593 more words

Humanities