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May and Hammond fail to win new fans among tough Davos crowd | Larry Elliott image
....Davos is normally one of the easier gigs of the year for the prime minister. It is the perfect stage on which to trumpet what HM Government is doing about the burning issue of the day: developing country debt, climate change or getting tough on tax havens. ...
Eight men own more than 3.6 billion people do: our economics is broken | Mark Goldring image
.... A leading UK CEO now earns almost 130 times the wage of their average employee, up from just 10 or 20 times as recently as the 1980s. Meanwhile, those without economic power feel the pain: the producer in a developing country, the low-paid UK worker, the woman juggling work and childcare, are squeezed until their pips squeak, all in the name of returning as much money as possible to predominantly wealthy shareholders. ...
Christine Lagarde damaged but able to limp on at IMF image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of December 2016 12:00:09 AM
.... Significantly, the French government said at the trial’s conclusion that it retained confidence in her. Finally, a decision to oust Lagarde would have resulted in considerable pressure on the IMF’s European shareholders to support a replacement nominated by a developing country. ...

A bright future awaits Britain post-Brexit in the Commonwealth markets
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....For the UK in a post-Brexit world, it is high time for more Commonwealth togetherness. The case for a decisive strategy of redirection of trade and investment, both ways, and for the supporting policies towards Commonwealth and developing country markets was strong long before Brexit, and it will grow stronger still long after the Brexit dust has settled. ...
'There were bullet holes' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 27th of June 2016 11:37:55 PM
....Of course the troubles and their impact on Thailand weren't a good thing overall, he is quick to add. And while the business appeared to be unusually resilient, Mr Srivorakul says the experience taught him the importance of not being dependent on just one area, particularly in a developing country where arguably the risks can be higher. ...
An anti-trade America is a recipe for disaster image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 8th of April 2016 11:48:04 AM
....Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has proposed slapping a 45% tax on Chinese imports into the US, a plan that appeals to many Americans who believe that China is getting rich from unfair trade practices. But, for all its extraordinary success in recent decades, China remains a developing country where a significant share of the population live at a level of poverty unimaginable by western standards. ...
Ikea billionaire Ingvar Kamprad buys second-hand clothes to save money image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of March 2016 12:41:47 AM
.... In 2008, he told newspaper Sydsvenskan that a €22 bill in the Netherlands had broken his hair cut budget. “Normally, I try to get my haircut when I’m in a developing country. ...
UK tops global table of damaging tax deals with developing countries image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of February 2016 08:00:16 PM
.... It’s deeply concerning that the UK his one of the countries with the largest number of harmful tax treaties which make it possible for multinational companies to slash their tax bills in poor countries,” Savior Mwambwa, ActionAid tax campaign manager said. Based on ActionAid’s data the Guardian has found 21 treaties between developed and developing countries that limit the maximum withholding tax rate on dividends at 0% and a further 114 treaties that limit the maximum withholding tax rate on dividends leaving a developing country to 5%. ...
Closing the capital drain from emerging markets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 19th of February 2016 08:24:15 AM
.... The problem is especially severe in commodity-exporting developing economies, where firms borrowed extensively, expecting high commodity prices to persist. Many developing country governments failed to learn the lesson of earlier crises, which should have prompted regulations and taxes restricting and discouraging foreign currency exposures. ...
How deep is your love? Celebrities on how they celebrate Valentine's Day image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 13th of February 2016 07:00:00 AM
....“I’ll be giving my husband a Lendwithcare voucher. He can invest the value in an entrepreneurial couple from a developing country, helping them start a small business, feed their family and send their children to school. ...
Lidl is the latest to switch to sustainable bananas. Will it make a difference? image
.... Sadly most end up deposited after use on roads and in rivers. After switching his stores to 100% Fairtrade in 2007, Sainsbury’s then CEO Justin King said that every customer would now know that “buying bananas from Sainsbury’s is helping to make a difference to a developing country”. ...
Could Vietnam become the next Silicon Valley? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of February 2016 12:49:13 AM
IMF blesses China's yuan but the dollar is still dangerously dominant image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 30th of November 2015 08:03:18 PM
.... . David Marsh, from the official monetary forum OMFIF, said it is the first time that a developing country has been anointed in this way and marks a "momentous shift in the global power balance". ...
Can solar cookstoves help reduce greenhouse emissions in developing countries? image
....GoSun’s Sherwin doesn’t yet see a way to make money by selling solar stoves in the global south. He is considering turning the developing country program, which is now called GoSun Global, into a nonprofit and letting the for-profit side help fund it. ...
If rules don’t work, governments should be free to act image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of October 2015 08:42:12 PM
.... . It sounds good in that the developing country can sell and the buyer is able to buy at a very attractive price compared to the prices available locally. ...
Anglo American’s commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 25th of September 2015 02:23:17 PM
.... We see three areas where we can best support our host countries: enterprise development, health and education. I have seen how mining can transform the economy of a developing country, if managed responsibly and in partnership with governments and civil society. ...
China to launch national cap-and-trade plan in 2017, US announces image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 25th of September 2015 12:00:03 AM
....The US and Chinese leaders will also commit to the decarbonisation of their economies over the course of the century, campaign groups briefed on the negotiations said. G7 countries made a similar call at their summit in Germany this year, but the support from China – as a developing country and the world’s biggest emitter – would send an important signal ahead of November’s Paris climate meeting that global economies were moving away from fossil fuels, the campaigners said. ...
Now is the right time to reform oil pricing image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of August 2015 09:41:18 AM
.... But other countries have political constraints, too. Indeed, some developing country governments have faced civil unrest, even coups, over fuel taxes or subsidies. ...
Could Alexis Tsipras be the new Lula? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of July 2015 07:14:48 AM
....A recurrent theme of the Greek crisis since it erupted in late 2009 is that both the Greeks and the eurozone’s creditor countries have been reluctant to consider lessons from previous emerging-market crises. After all, they said, Greece was a eurozone member, not a developing country. ...
Lighting up the new Silk Road, the Chinese town built on oil image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 12th of July 2015 06:00:15 PM
.... The more oil that Karamay pumps out, the bigger the town gets. In the 1980s, when the World Bank gave a $100m loan to ramp up production, officials wrote that the country’s domestic energy consumption “is more analogous to a developing country where a large proportion of the population continues to rely upon… plant residue and animal power”. ...
Ten years on, did Live 8 work? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 9th of July 2015 11:00:26 PM
....". Matthew Martin, director of Development Finance International, a group which gives advice to developing country governments says Gleneagles "in some degree, paved the way for all the 'Africa rising' narrative and all the successes we have seen over the last five to 10 years". ...
Greek pensioners queue at dawn as banks allow a €120 withdrawal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of July 2015 12:54:34 PM
....Her friend Irene Fragoulia, 71, a former customs officer, said Tsipras was “gambling with the country’s future. Does he really want Greece to be like Albania used to be, like a developing country, in Africa? Because that’s what will happen if we end up out of Europe. ...
Energy industry calls for new emissions targets to aid low-carbon growth image
....”. The world already has clear targets on greenhouse gas emissions, set out by developed and major developing country governments in Copenhagen in 2009, and ratified the next year under the UN’s Cancun Agreements. ...
From US pageantry to Laos poverty image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 14th of May 2015 11:13:52 PM
....During her day job as chief strategy officer for Muanson Media, a local media company, Amy advises locals and companies on things ranging from how to utilise social media, to helping musicians get paid for their art. However, sharing stories about the challenges facing the small developing country is not easy. ...
Global debts rise $57tn since crash image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 5th of February 2015 12:26:25 AM
....So in a few short years, and largely as a result of an explosion in liabilities relating to property developments, local authority investment in infrastructure and "shadow banking" (or the activities of opaque institutions that mimic banks), China has gone from being one of the least indebted economies to one of the more indebted. It is more indebted than Australia, the US and Germany, which is surprising given that it is still seen as a developing country and they tend to have lower debts. ...
Make the most of charity gifts this Christmas image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 21st of December 2014 01:48:00 PM
....org. With this organisation, you can lend from just £15 to an entrepreneur living in a developing country. ...
World leaders play war games as the next financial crisis looms image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 12th of October 2014 12:24:31 PM
.... The vulture fund case against Argentina should be the trigger for a sovereign debt bankruptcy system. Instead, the global community is sleepwalking its way towards a developing country debt crisis. ...
Poor nations pushed into new debt crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of October 2014 04:36:39 PM
....The campaigners are calling for measures to make lending more responsible and for aid-giving to be shifted away from bodies like the World Bank that give loans towards sources that give it in the form of grants. The analysis uses IMF and World Bank data on developing country debts and projects the cost of payments under the following three scenarios: predictions of continuous high economic growth are realised; estimates of one economic shock over the next decade prove correct; and economic growth is lower than the standard prediction. ...
Sovereign debt back at square one image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of July 2014 01:16:43 PM
.... Though it is hard to cry for Argentina, the ruling in favour of the holdouts is bad news for the global financial system and sets back the evolution of the international regime for restructuring sovereign debt. Why is it so hard to feel sympathy for a developing country that is unable pay its debts? For starters, in 2001 Argentina took the unusual step of unilaterally defaulting on its entire $100bn debt, rather than negotiating new terms with its creditors. ...
Chinese carrier Cosco is transforming Piraeus and has eyes on Thessaloniki image
...."China wants more cooperation with Greece in airport, rail, road and other infrastructure development," added Li, insisting that tourism would also become an important growth area. "In this fast-changing world, China and the EU, as the biggest developing country and the biggest bloc of developed countries in the world, share common interests and have a greater need for each other. ...

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