China's booming economy has been showing signs of slowing down in recent months. Some economists say this is linked in part to rising levels of local government debt, which is the result of aggressive spending for projects like new airports, business
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European politicians accused credit rating agencies on Wednesday of anti-European bias after Moody's downgrade of Portugal's debt to "junk" cast new doubt on EU efforts to rescue distressed euro zone states without debt restructuring. European Com
Marta is visiting 2 of her friends from Poland here that are interning at the Goldwater Institute in Phoenix. We went shooting and then sat down to talk about life in Poland... and the future.
The world needs $1.9 trillion in green technology investments a year, with over half of that sum necessary for developing countries," the UN said Tuesday.
Vast deposits of rare earth minerals have been discovered on the seabed of the Pacific Ocean amounting to 1,000 times those on land, media reported on Monday citing a study by Japanese researchers. The deposits are estimated to amount to 100 billi
The Greek Parliament has just passed a plan for new austerity measures, but tensions remain high on the streets, showing that frustration levels are only growing.
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The EU will continue to prosper. What has taken place are only "bumps on the road."
As the government sits down to vote on tax hikes and spending cuts. It's viewed as the country's last chance to stave off default - something that could have ruinous consequences for the Euro.
The Chinese Communist Party is running China according to enlightened Marxist principles. Therefore China will prosper indefinitely, thanks to Karl Marx. Communism cannot fail.
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Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has told his fellow countrymen it is their patriotic duty to accept the austerity plan cooked up by the IMF and the EU. If not accepted, Greece will not get the fifth installment of an international bailout, he
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Decision taken to roll over holdings of maturing bonds as EU policymakers mull ways to share burden of rescue package.
The haircut estimtes we used last year actually pale as compared to what Mother Market is enforcing this year.
European Union leaders promised more money to help Greece stave off looming bankruptcy, provided its parliament enacts an austerity plan finalized in fraught last-minute talks with international lenders. Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou prom
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The head of PIMCO, the world's biggest bond fund, predicted that Greece and other European economies would default on their debts to resolve their problems as the euro area faces a debt crisis.
The rest of the world needs to sit up and take notice of what is going on in Greece right now. This is what can happen when you allow government debt to spiral out of control.
Are the powers-that-be in the midst of creating a planned depression? We call it planned because when analyzing what is going on the world, it is always necessary to keep in mind that the global economy is a pre-meditated one.
Well, it's always a little dangerous to make predictions about what's going to happen, but I think in this case the risk factor is pretty low, because that's all these fellows know how to do ... what is called QE1, QE2.
Ministers say emergency loans of 12bn euros postponed until debt-ridden country introduces further austerity measures.
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Another bailout to save the banks only delays the inevitable default.