The term social and economic development makes sense only from the universalization of some social gains, such as lower infant mortality rate, quality universal education, promoting compatible, income distribution, making the market dynamic and above all, fomenting actions to protect the environment against "aggression" imposed by economic and...
The production and sales of McDonald's products is likely to be banned In Russia. Legal sanctions may affect cheeseburgers and royal cheeseburgers, filet-o-fish, chicken burgers, ice cream with berry fillings and milkshakes. the content of fat, protein and carbohydrates in these product did not correspond to the data indicated in information sheets
In Brussels, members of the Committee of Permanent Representatives of 28 countries of the European Union gathered for a meeting to discuss new sanctions against the Russian Federation. With regard to economic sanctions that affect whole sectors of the Russian economy, the European Union does not hurry to impose them
In response to concerns about the introduction of new sanctions on the part of the European Union, Russian oligarchs living in the UK have started to withdraw their assets from the country. A representative of the office of Prime Minister David Cameron said that this started happening after British officials threatened to punish Putin's confidants
The recent announcement of an inter-oceanic canal in Nicaragua is now seen as a further step in realizing this project and as an opportunity to optimize global trade. Alberto Vega, of the company in charge of feasibility studies on the project - said that if this pathway becomes reality, it will meet current global demand for commercial transport.
The third and final estimate of first quarter 2014 real GDP growth released June 25 by the US Bureau of Economic Analysis was a 2.9% contraction in GDP growth, a 5.5 percentage point difference from the January forecast of 2.6% growth. The financial press echoes Wall Street, and Wall Street economists are paid to help sell financial instruments
Representative of U.S.-based fast food corporation Burger King Worldwide, Bryson Thornton, said that the chain was not going to open its restaurants in the Crimea. It turns out that the previous statement from the company that expressed a contrary intention in April was a bit hasty. In Russia, Burger King network appeared in late 2010
European countries are not interested in sanctions given the volume of their investments in Russia. They come from Europe, mostly from Germany, so today Europe is more interested in a stable situation in Russia. Russia is one of most convenient markets in the world. The energy industry of Europe largely depends on Russia
Smoke of wood stoves rises over cities of Greece, Spain suffers from youth unemployment, Germany raises retirement age to 76 years, whereas in the heart of London, people gather to protest against austerity measures. Who benefits from multiplying the poor in Europe? Has the tale of good European life been destroyed?
The issuance of paper banknotes is more cost effective than the production of plastic bank notes. Russia's Goznak does not plan to introduce plastic money on the Russian market. Many of the countries that introduced plastic money tend to refuse from them in three or four years and go back to paper money
Central banks have the power to create national currencies with accounting entries, and they are traditionally very secretive. We are not allowed to peer into their books. It took a major lawsuit and a congressional investigation to get the Fed to reveal the $16-plus trillion in loans it made to bail out giant banks and corporations after 2008
Every time I turn on my television set, you're using World Cup-related energy. And that's just the start. Flying in teams, trainers, equipment, World Cup personnel and the estimated 500,000-plus fans will use enormous volumes of jet fuel. If you take a closer look, you end up with millions of tons of carbon dioxide added to the atmosphere
Three hundred and eighty-five dollars per 1,000 cubic meters of natural gas is the price that Ukraine was paying to Russia during the presidency of Viktor Yanukovych. The price was formed owing to the discount, which Ukraine was given for its stable gas payment. However, for more than six months, Ukraine refuses to pay Gazprom for natural gas