Sunday, April 10, 2016

Economic News & Views ( April 10 , 2016 ) Overview - Top Items For Sunday ( 1. Ukraine Prime Minister Announces Resignation To Be Presented Tuesday To The Rada - Parliament Will Have Thirty Days To Form A New Coalition Government. President Poroshenko Now Will Be In Full Focus With Panama Papers Disclosures A Serious Concern. 2. Refugee / Migration Crisis - Top Items To Consider. 3. Greece "Non Refugee Related " News - Bailout Talks With Creditors In Primary focus. 4. Italian Bank Travails. 5. Syria Battlefield Updates - Attack To Liberate Aleppo From ISIS and Other Combatants Looming. )


Ukraine.......














MORE: Yatsenyuk's resignation gives Ukraine's parliament 30 days to form a new coalition government






With Yats stepping down-battle for Prime Minister position could come down to two names : 1) Volodymir Groisman/ Groysman 1











Ukraine Prime Minister Resigns, Says "Destabilization Inevitable" Without New Government








who has been nominated by President Poroshenko ; 2) Fin Min Natalia Yaresko-who offered to lead "Gov't of Technocrats."2






Ukraine Prime Minister announces resignation.







Ukraine PM Yatseniuk resigns: Focus will now fall on President Poroshenko, already implic...






. promises to start discussing candidatures for new prosecutor general the day parliament will vote for new government.








The resignation of Ukraine’s Prime Minister puts more pressure on Poroshenko to deliver on reform promises.



Schemes investigative program: has been using the for over 15 years.






Refugee / Migration Crisis .....







Minister: Refugee crisis-hit countries should think up new labor strategies






First displaced Syrians return to







Greece condemns police use of tear gas, stun grenades & rubber bullets against & :






Macedonia says police intervened to stop 'three well-organised' groups from illegally crossing at 1300 hours







crisis reaches Greece's western shores






Strong wind carries teargas smoke deep into camp, children and women affected now





watercannon, rubber bullets, teargas, stun granades...few hundred protesters still clash w police






clashes stun grenades and tear gas thousand of refugees against Mac police







Chaos in as police clashes with refugees









Greece says it will take two weeks to fix deporation system







George Soros, with a multi-faceted plan for the refugee crisis








's smugglers disappearing - or being driven underground? reports







Greece "Non Refugee/ Migration" Items ......





Greece-Creditors Rush to Reach Draft Deal by Monday






Schäuble: deal with will have 'nothing to do with debt relief' (or the presumably)








Rescheduled for 8pm.









Another round of lengthy meetings between authorities and mission chiefs is scheduled to start at 4pm.





Big distance still exists on NPLs following Sat evening meeting between gov't and mission chiefs.







Athens seeks swift deal with creditors, as funding hinges on review, debt talks







President of Cosco says Port of Piraeus can help boost Greek recovery








Another ludicrous chapter






Panama Papers......







The fallout from , so far. UK PM Cameron at top of 'Under Pressure' list. MT









Panama Papers. This is the govt official who will lead UK inquiry. You couldn't make it up. Tomorrow's Guardian






All in it together?





Red Cross threatened by 'fake' Panama Papers link - The unauthorised use of the International Red Cross's name ...








Malta's Opposition Calls For Prime Minister To Resign Over Panama Papers







Panama Papers: Pakistan Prime Minister under fire over offshore accounts leak - Malta Independent








Swiss banks face scrutiny over Panama Papers





We will be available for comment on this tomorrow










FinMin Schäuble has a 10-point plan to fight tax evasion thru offshore schemes /via






Interesting development. German govt tells "hand to our agencies so we can prosecute tax dodgers".






Italian Bank Bailout .......






Italy pushes for €5bn bank rescue fund:




carry 360 B Euros in non-performing loans. Is it realistic to resolve bank weaknesses w/o govt aid?








This story has the Italian banks initiating equity issuances for capitalize the $5b recap fund











Italian banks' situation 'difficult but manageable': minister








Major Italian Banks rally led by Pop Emilia (+14.36%), Pop Milano (+11.41%) and B Pop (+10.03%)








DEAL ON FUND SAID TO BE REACHED AS EARLY AS NEXT WEEK - BBG *ITALIAN OFFICIALS SAID TO STEP UP EFFORTS ON FUND TO BACK BANKS






FT note that despite strength today, Italian banks are -8.4% in Apr, 6th consec. month of declines & longest monthly losing streak since '11








European banks rebound, lead by Italian lenders







Syria........






Rebels ignored the Islamic State in south Syria, and it's come back to haunt them







Air raids kill 24 IS fighters, 8 civilians in Syria's Raqa: monitor







Syrian Air Force begins to use the Airport: photos









I heard ALL of Aleppo will be equally considered as one battle with multiple fronts.







Lateset Military Situation in CS, & Allies restored HD:










and hold together as rebels suffer huge losses in southern via







Mil. situation for insurgents in rural seems dire.Yesterday's large scale counterattack failed and they suffered severe losses 1/+







in manpower and equipment. and allied forces continue to hit the insurgency's staging areas and defense lines with heavy artillery 2/+








preparation fire and relentless air strikes to set the preconditions for the Government's anticipated offensives at . 3/3