Refugee Crisis ......
Migrant backlog builds in Balkans after new diversion http://reut.rs/1jNfuFy
Åkesson: ‘Stay away, refugees, Sweden is full’ http://www.thelocal.se/20151017/kesson-stay-away-refugees-sweden-is-full … via @TheLocalSweden
Calais 'jungle' camp migrant numbers double to 6,000 http://tgr.ph/1OLqSgZ
Europe pays homage to Erdogan http://econ.st/1Porv1w
Germany ready to give Greece financial aid to tackle refugee crisis http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/oct/16/germany-greece-financial-aid-refugee-crisis … #M5S
The Libyan Coast Guard: few ships, no lights, little hope of stopping migrants http://bit.ly/1ROaUCF by @ksieff
What Spanish efforts to limit illegal migration can teach other Europeans http://econ.st/1PlW33U
WEEKEND READ | Read our comprehensive compendium on #migration #asylum and mobility HERE: http://www.epc.eu/pub_details.php?cat_id=17&pub_id=6029 … #refugeecrisis #EUCO
A woman and three children have drowned with other refugees trying to reach Greece http://ind.pn/1LraYUu
Afghan's shooting is grim landmark as EU hardens its heart against refugees http://ind.pn/1jK7EMR
Turkey awaits political demands before implementation of migration deal with EU - by @cherryontop__ http://bit.ly/1OAkrPi
Combining refugee resettlement and asylum acceptance, US lags EU response to refugee crisis. http://bit.ly/1Pmaipg
German FM to discuss Syria, #RefugeeCrisis with Iranian, Arab colleagues http://sptnkne.ws/UVG #SyriaCrisis
Turkey rejects EU's cash offer on refugee crisis http://aje.io/ke3x
Germany Faces "National Disaster" Over Refugee Crisis As Hungary Slams Shut Border With Croatia http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-10-16/germany-faces-national-disaster-over-refugee-crisis-hungary-slams-shut-border-croati …
German economist Clemens Fuest: 800.000 extra migrants cost Germany 20-€30bn per year, forcing up taxation with 6%
Hungary closes border: Red shows main migrant-route until midSept. Blue from midSept until today. Yellow from 2night
In other news, the EU now wants to resume sending refugees back to Greece http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regdoc/rep/1/2015/EN/1-2015-510-EN-F1-1.PDF …
#Greece Greece’s PM #Tsipras win austerity vote after snap poll http://www.worldwideherald.com/furnl
Creditors to return to Athens after measures approved http://dlvr.it/CT7Gxc
#Greece banks brace for recapitalisation, with Piraeus initiating a bond swap offer. http://www.macropolis.gr/?i=portal.en.economy.3037 … #banking #markets #ecb #economy
#Greece's parliament approves MoU omnibus bill. Only one gov't coalition MP votes against. http://dlvr.it/CSrddH #ESM
#Greece After the 1st govt "of the left",we have the first austerity measures "from the left". Omnibus bill passed in parliament w 154 "yes"
Pro-European opposition in #Greece voted in favor of bailout deal in August, now votes against implementation of bailout measures. Paranoia.
S&P downgrades #Greece Piraeus Bank to 'D' from 'SD' on Distressed Exchange. #economy #banking #markets
Highest in the EuroZone: 36% of Greek population at risk of poverty or social exclusion. http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/news/themes-in-the-spotlight/poverty-day …
2.#Tsakalotos told parlm ystrd the bill incl only 12-15 out of abt 48 prior actions of bailout deal: those that will unlock €2 bln tranche
@vitolaterza09 @fredwalton216 It's just one bill which will first be approved as a whole and then 4 articles seperately
Compare with this item from before in link from Reuters .....
Poll of polls in Spain now starting to reflect Podemos slipping into 4th place. @ElElectoral @JordiVaquer
And Ciudadanos' Rivera is way ahead of the pack as Spain's most popular political leader. https://www.thespainreport.com/newsitems/215-151017141421-update-simple-logica-poll-moves-ciudadanos-into-second-place …
UPDATE: SIMPLE LÓGICA POLL MOVES CIUDADANOS INTO SECOND PLACE; PODEMOS COLLAPSE CONTINUES https://www.thespainreport.com/newsitems/215-151017141421-update-simple-logica-poll-moves-ciudadanos-into-second-place …
#Greece Great achievement after 5.5 austerity years: “36% of Greeks at risk of poverty” http://www.keeptalkinggreece.com/2015/10/17/great-achievement-after-5-5-austerity-years-36-of-greeks-at-risk-of-poverty/#.ViIllMBAY0I.twitter …
Good morning from Berlin where after Diesel gate another scandal hits. Germany bought 2006 World Cup, Spiegel says.
Renzi says will resend same budget: Package will help poor, pensioners says Poletti http://bit.ly/1jIqEvl
Fitch on #Russia: Depreciation of Ruble has continued to benefit balance of payments, w/ imports falling 39% YoY.
Euro area becoming world’s biggest creditor bloc for capital flows, internationally. (via Jefferies)
The sick man of the #Eurozone: #Italy's GDP is no higher now than at the start of the last decade. (Chart via BBG)