Posted on 26/04/2012 by matisak
GlobeScan Chairman Doug Miller commented: The broad and deepening sense of economic unfairness seen in this poll will continue to shape the political agenda in many countries and fuel further protests.
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Posted on 31/10/2011 by matisak
Reuters: Nearly 60 percent of Greeks view the EU summit agreement on the new bailout package as negative or probably negative.
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Posted on 28/10/2011 by matisak
Is it a good idea?
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Posted on 27/10/2011 by matisak
This is probably the best situation we could realistically hope to achieve under the present circumstances. The markets will rally for a while, but if the details are not convincing and the doubts remain.
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Posted on 10/11/2010 by matisak
Posted on 17/10/2010 by matisak
It is almost for sure he will not and after Senate will say yes to the pension reform on Wednesday Sarkozy will sign the law.
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Posted on 30/08/2010 by matisak
Fake goods are fine, says EU study. The article with this title appeared on the website of The Daily Telegraph. In the article is quoted Professor David Wall, expert on criminology from Durham University. I have contacted him and he told me the piece requires some explanation.
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Posted on 14/08/2010 by matisak
He is the President of the Euro Group and he wants to criticize the decision of Slovakia’s parliament not to support the bailout for Greece. No problem. Jean-Claude Juncker has every right to criticize it if he thinks it was a bad move. But he should based his criticism on the real facts, not on his version of history.
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Posted on 17/06/2010 by matisak
Said Andrew Carnegie. Investor Warren Buffett and Microsoft founder Bill Gates announced that they are asking hundreds of billionaire Americans to give away at least 50 percent of their wealth to charity. They launched the website www.givingpledge.org and it said each person who chooses to pledge will make this statement publicly, along with a letter explaining their decision to pledge.
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Posted on 15/06/2010 by matisak
The reserves include iron, copper, cobalt, lithium and gold with the estimated worth of $1-trillion USD. But some experts doubt it is only a good news for Afghanistan.
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