lunes, 31 de marzo de 2014

31/03/2014 - LEAP/E2020 Press Review on the Global Systemic Crisis. Libertad, Igualdad, Pluralidad. News-Notícies-Noticias

Ukrainian crisis: Eight strategic recommendations by LEAP
If the Ukraine, a small country with a population of less than 50 million having frontiers with the two monsters of Europe and Russia, really has no other option than to “choose sides” in effect it’s not the same in Europe. And this crisis is well and truly a test of national leaders’ ability to grasp the tools of independence, power and peace that their fathers (the generations of politicians which ruled right until the end of the 80s basically) have put at their disposal, this united and institutionalized Europe which only remains to be put under political control...

Crimea Crisis Pushes Russian Energy to China From Europe
The Crimean crisis is poised to reshape the politics of oil by accelerating Russia’s drive to send more barrels to China, leaving Europe with pricier imports and boosting U.S. dependence on fuel from the Middle East...

Frankfurt Beats London to Become First RMB Clearing Hub Outside Asia
Germany’s Deutsche Bundesbank and the People’s Bank of China signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Saturday that will establish an RMB settling and clearing service in Frankfurt.

Germany in renewed push for EU treaty change
"I also fell to the temptation of deregulation, deregulation, deregulation. And in the end, financial markets destroyed themselves. And who had to rescue them? The stupid politicians, who suddenly were good enough for that. That's why we are applying the lessons learnt and create rules. They don't like it, but it has to be," Schaeuble said in an interview with Handelsblatt published on Thursday (27 March)...

La diplomatie chinoise s'interroge face à l’annexion de la Crimée
La Chine craint toute forme de déstabilisation et de menace dans les régions limitrophes qui pourrait porter atteinte à la sécurité nationale, c’est-à-dire tout évènement qui pourrait sous-tendre une intervention américaine. Ce que la Chine veut absolument éviter...

Russia renews plan for domestic alternative to Visa, Mastercard
Russia has revived plans to develop its own card payment system to cut its dependence on Visa and Mastercard after U.S. sanctions led to disruptions in their services, its finance minister said on Wednesday...

Turkish local elections: AKP set for victory
Early polls put Islamist Justice and Development party ahead with 44%-46% of vote, with main opposition on 23%-28%...

EU drills into corporate protection clause in US trade deal
The mechanism, known as investor state dispute settlement (ISDS), allows companies to take legal action against governments if their decisions risk undermining their investments...

The G8 is G7 again
A slumped arms industry and the U.S. shale gas sector will gain from NATO’s threat of stricter sanctions and suspension of Russia from the G8. BRICS has protested, but unless we consolidate alternate international financial structures, even other big economies like India can eventually be the targets of sanctions...
Gateway House

SunPower, le pari de moins en moins fou de Total dans le solaire
Comme tant d'autres acteurs du secteur, la filiale solaire de Total a subi de plein fouet la guerre des prix déclenchée par les fabricants chinois. Et aurait pu ne pas s'en remettre. Mais SunPower commence à relever la tête. Et pourrait bien finir par tenir ses promesses...

Ukraine parliament supports anti-crisis law required for IMF bailout
Earlier, parliament deputies failed to support the draft law despite the entreaties of the government, but later returned after a recess and approved it with a vote of 246 - 20 more than the number required. (Reporting by Natalia Zinets;Writing By Richard Balmforth)...

Jens Stoltenberg named as next Nato chief
Nato secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen has confirmed Norway's former premier Jens Stoltenberg will succeed him as new chief of the military alliance in October.
The Inedependent

Barack Obama en Arabie Saoudite pour renouer les liens bilatéraux
Barack Obama sera en Arabie Saoudite ce vendredi soir. C’est la deuxième visite du président des Etats-Unis dans ce pays depuis son élection en 2008. Riyad est traditionnellement un allié de Washington, mais ces derniers mois, les relations se sont détériorées, à cause de désaccords sur les dossiers régionaux, la guerre en Syrie, la prise de pouvoir des militaires en Egypte, ou le rôle des Etats-Unis dans les négociations avec l’Iran...

BRIC countries oppose ban on Putin attending G20 Summit
India, Brazil, China and South Africa today opposed any restrictions on participation of Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit in Australia later this year in the wake of Russia annexing Crimea from Ukraine...

Anticipation Politique - Débat de la semaine - Eviter les dérives : le brouillard Statistique
Participez au prochain débat du cours en ligne de la Fondation pour l’ Education et la Formation à l’ Anticipation Politique ce samedi 29 mars: « Eviter les dérives. Le brouillard statistique ». Ces débats vous introduisent au monde de l’Anticipation Politique, vous offrant les outils nécessaires pour assimiler et développer la méthode.;;
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