Sunday, November 1, 2015

Economic News , Data & Views ( November 1 , 2015 ) - Turkey Decides Today - In The snap Election , Will AKP win An Absolute Majority ? Exit Polls and Results Once Available ...... Refugee Crisis Updates ...... China In focus - Economic / International Politics / Geopolitical Items Of Note ! ...... Spanish Election shocker - Might Ciudadanos Win After All ?


Turkey.......





Election Results under this header as they develop.....






CHP sees no likelihood of coalition gov't based on partial election results: senior official



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As Mr back to power expect rapprochement betw & with new geostrategic sphere of influence










1910h 90% of votes counted, AKP 49.5% CHP 29.7% HDP 9.94% MHP 8.69%






AK Party on 51.65% of vote, CHP on 22.78%, with two-thirds of votes counted

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AK Party expects to take 45-46 percent of vote in election: senior official 








44% of the votes counted, AK Party 53.64%, CHP 19.99%, HDP 11.18%, MHP 11.03%

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LIVE — 25.03% of votes counted in Turkey, leading party gets 56.43% of votes, runner-up party gets 15.93%








Early tabulations coming in !








According to preliminary results, 90 percent of the people across Turkish Kurdistan, or Bakur as Kurds call it cast their ballots .







: Head of election observers at a ballot box in Batman removed for influencing voters






All polling stations throughout the country closed as of 5:00 pm local time



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LIVE: Polls have closed in 32 provinces in Turkey's east
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: Disputes arise after election officers forced to sign election reports before polls close







: Investigation launched into election observer who cast three votes
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LIVE:ID checks, body searches ended in Şırnak after appeals by HDP MP,mayor
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LIVE — Energy Minister: All precautions have been taken to avoid power outages, provide safe elections


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Breaking Electricity cut reported in a Kurdish HDP Party stronghold & Baglar provinces cut off







Breaking Fraud Allegations brought forth that Adana Şakirpaşa'da AKP members cast votes in two separate ballot boxes










Breaking 3 Kurdish members including Ali Fuat Keklik about to vote taken into custody in







: Police intervene with tear gas as AKP and HDP supporters quarrel



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Breaking Road to Lice shut down & block 200 cars from polls Power cut in Sur & Baglar Greek election observers Detained








: Selahattin Demitras, Co-leader of the pro-Kurdish HDP: "Our future is being formed at the voting stations."








Nationalist Movement Party chairman Devlet Bahçeli casts his ballot in Ankara


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Inspiring Berfin Keskin University student injured at Ankara bombing is voting today






Lisa Çalan Pure Inspiration Brave & wounded film maker victim of Diyarbakir bombing voted



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LIVE: leader casts his vote in Ankara


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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan casts his ballot

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Breaking Anadolu Lisesi International observers get detained with translators in


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: Recent polls show voters haven’t changed their mind significantly since the last on 7 June











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Refugee  / Economic Migration Crisis .......














New Drone Footage Captures Scope Of EU's Migrant Crisis As Brussels Plans Refugee "Holding Camps"








German refugee crisis meeting fails to break deadlock. Open points remain on refugee policy. Govt party heads to meet again on Thursday.










This is getting ugly. Bavarian district admin threatens to send busloads of refugees to the chancellery in Berlin.












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"If Merkel doesn't close the borders, she won't stay on as Chancellor" - CSU MP Uhl steps up rhetoric. (via )


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This weekend, a protest was organized on Evros, Northern Greece, with the demand to bring down the fence on the...







Schulz and Tsipras to visit Lesvos next week



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smallest country highest number of










"I don't want the refugees here. Peace should be ensured & everyone should go back to their places" Turkish resident








This is going to be real messy ! German " Fast Track " deportations turning out to be "not so fast " .










German int minister: Germany paid a lot of money for Afghanistan, so we can expect Afghans to stay in their country.



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update: 724,228 arrivals by sea in 2015 3,329 dead/missing in the Mediterranean Open









Crunch talks for Merkel on refugee crisis as thousands more arrive









Map showing how Europe is building barriers to control people flows, by
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The refugee crisis in a nutshell.
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Refugee crisis was not unexpected, top UN official says

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Ongoing refugee crisis a potential disaster

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Germany's Merkel expects 1 Million refugees in this year, FAS reports.







Bavaria blames Austria and the federal government for fuelling the migrant crisis


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China ........







BREAKING: Chinese Police arrested top private fund boss Xu Xiang who manages over 10B RMB assets at Zexi Fund - Sina

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State news agency Xinhua confirms arrest of Xu Xiang, boss of China's largest local private fund due to insider trading, market manipulation







Detail: China's private fund boss Xu Xiang arrested on Sunday morning when driving in highway; later sent to Beijing by police for detention











Well , if one trillion yuan didn't do the trick , double down time for China ? It's what other Central Banks try.








BREAKING: China arrested senior executives at a foreign-owned trade firm in Shanghai due to illegal futures trading in Chinese stock market







Chinese Police investigating a foreign firm founded by European traders Georgy Zarya & Anton Murashov, who made 2+ bln RMB "illegal profits"






"Foreign tech support" is involved in high frequency program trading that caused Chinese stock market turbulence, state media citing police







China’s Official Factory Gauge Signals Contraction Continues






Why are specks of rock and coral in the South China Sea so contested?
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China, Japan, South Korea pledge economic cooperation at first summit in over three years






: S.Korean President Park says ROK, China, Japan agree to resume regular trilateral summits



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What does the US’s operation in Chinese territorial waters mean for future relations?


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A massive Chinese industry is flashing warnings signs the world cannot ignore


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China official October services PMI slows to 53.1, near seven-year low


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China official October factory PMI unchanged at 49.8, shrinks for third month


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Crude Supertanker Rates Collapse As VLCC 'Traffic' To China Lowest In 13 Months








China’s two-child policy doesn’t mean Chinese couples will have two kids:







today is guided by a few overriding philosophies:


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Banks in China can now offer depositors whatever interest they like

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Spain - Election Polling Data ,  Catalonia ....







Ciudadanos on the rise - polling suggestion of first place , if accurate !









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UN chief says call for independence from Spain is illegitimate


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