Sunday, December 27, 2015

Economic News , Data & views ( December 27 , 2015 ) Europe In Focus ( Refugee Items Of Note - French Isle Of Corsica Has Days Of Anti -Arab Protests / Germany & Greece Dispute Greece Efforts In Securing Exterior Border / UK Pressed To do More / Greece Still Overwhelmed By Flood Of Refugees / Bavaria Overwhelmed By Flood Of Refugees , UK Flooding Continues , Spain Political Dramas On Front Burner , Greece Political And Economic Updates , Odds& Ends ) Asia / Emerging Nations ( Cascade Of China Related News Items , Turkey In Focus - Irony Of Course With Turkish Posture On Syria / Assad Is Ongoing Internal & External Battles With Kurds , Dubai Stocks rebound , Saudi Arabia Considering Options For Economic Growth Apart From Oil , Missing Dubai Gold Deepens , Ukraine In Focus )



Europe......






9 minutes agoDanish PM to seek changes to UN refugee convention to cut asylum numbers


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What is the difference between two proposals?



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starts lower to the week on growing risk appetite as IS weakened by recent losses in Iraq & stabilizing oil.


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EXTRA TIME: CUP calls meeting of "parliamentary action group" for January 2









1515-1515. 50%-50%. Mas, or not to Mas. That, Spain fans, is STILL the question. After a whole day of voting.









Noooo…Ara reporting "an exact draw" between Mas 'yes' and Mas 'no'. Standby for more.









Greek State Minister: All SYRIZA-ANEL MPs Will Vote For Security Fund Reforms







Angry rejects 's Aegean sea airspace claim


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Greek primary cash surplus notably widens by 1.9 bln to 4.48 bln by November.
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Greek industrial turnover dives 18.9% in Oct, highest drop over last six years.
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7 minutes agoHundreds in France's Corsica defy ban after violent anti-Islam protests
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Hundreds in Corsica defy ban after violent anti-Arab protests


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Corsica demos banned after two days of anti-Arab protests









"Urgent action" needed to prevent further flooding on the A55 in north Wales, Plaid Cymru says








Catalan party in key meeting on backing separatist government:

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Bollox









#7 Cycle-route booby traps: a growing danger for Spain’s mountain bikers


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UK pressed to accept more refugees as crisis surges&more EU states renege on pledges to accept a share of displaced











Libyan Foreign Minister to RT: ‘Not seeking any intl intervention to cope with terrorism’


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captures 978 for illegal cross-border attempts
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The flooding is so bad in some areas that police have run out of 'Road Closed' signs








hits historic city of York as government holds emergency meeting:


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's Schäuble critical of over refugee policy: Refugees were not being treated humanely in Greece.







Germany's Schaeuble critical of Greece over refugee policy








As long as relocation of refugees is still not working, what is supposed to do? Incarcerate 10000s of refugees on small islands?







Flow of migrants to islands continues over Christmas







Christmas tree made of life-jackets -


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Bavaria, overwhelmed by refugees, calls for control over its own borders











| PSOE party leaders meet today to reach consensus on strategy for coalition talks. /via









Switzerland to hold referendum on banning commercial banks from creating money


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Asia / Emerging Nations.....







Turkish unions, professional chambers to stage one-day strike for peace - RIGHTS via










12,000 Oil Tanker Trucks Parked At Iraq-Turkey Border Aren't Carrying ISIS Crude, Kurds Swear







China officially ends one child policy: state media:


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Killed in broad daylight. Allegedly more than one killer using silenced weapons. Hit.










More info on the assassination of Naji Jerf, the Syria|n journalist and filmmaker, who was killed in Turkey today:


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These pictures are not from the civil war, but from civil war: , since 25 days under curfew!


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China investigates head of state-owned China Telecom for corruption






Chinese mine collapse leads to owner's suicide: state media

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Pakistani army chief visits Kabul amid Taliban's revival









This yr market rumors say 2 of China's Big3 networks (China Telecom, China Mobile, China Unicom) may be merged; Now China Telecom in trouble










MORE: reports China Telecom (1 of Big 3 state-owned networks) Chairman's whole office has been seized by special gov agents on Sat







BREAKING: China Telecom Chairman Chang has been detained for investigation due to serious breach of laws -


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Dubai stocks set for 3-Week high as oil has rebounded.


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Xinhua: China penalizes illegal stocks operations (You know who you are!)











to reduce its reliance on oil

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Over half of Chinese depositors say homes unaffordable reports


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South America floods: 140,000 people forced from homes


















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Exclusive: "The Gold Is Gone, It's All Gone" - The One Gold Scandal That Goes To The Very Top









Why are so many staying silent on the Kurdish conflict? -


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"State bombing its own cities can be called 1 thing: terror state" Erdogan, 2013 Pic: Kurdish city Amed, 26.12.2015


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military crackdown & force 200,000 civilians flee southeast...











Ukraine negotiates free trade agreements with Turkey and Israel







Reports gangs have begun to flee from to Al Bab town in the face of the rapid progress made by .
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& SDF takes full control f Tishrin Dam & reaches other side f Euphrates river, declared as redline by

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captured from , &1st time crossed the , soon will unite the Kurdish city .


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Kurdish and raided an base near Hawija Friday night


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