Economic Crisis

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Indian Industrialists Want End to Tight Money

Indian Industrialists Want End to Tight Money

The depressed demand for goods has caught up with India's economy and it also has not brought inflation under control.Amiel Ungar, 13/12/2011 07:39
Industrial Relations Aggravate  as Recession Hits

Industrial Relations Aggravate as Recession Hits

Britain's austerity measures are fostering union militancy and governmental anit-union rhetoric.Amiel Ungar, 01/12/2011 10:29
Israel Booming Despite Economic Downturn

Israel Booming Despite Economic Downturn

OECD expects Israel to avoid recession and to see continued growth despite a slowdown that should end by mid 2012.Gabe Kahn., 28/11/2011 20:25
Protest Drive Seeks Momentum and Fresh Tactics

Protest Drive Seeks Momentum and Fresh Tactics

The Occupy Wall Street Movement is hoping to stay in the frame by adopting new tactics.Aryeh ben Hayim, 12/10/2011 04:37
Obama and Republicans Jockey with Eye on 2012

Obama and Republicans Jockey with Eye on 2012

Barack Obama's speech was one his better addresses and an attempt to trap the Republicans, but the GOP is seeking to avoid the snare.Amiel Ungar, 09/09/2011 12:03
Social Justice Rallies

Social Justice Rallies

, 14/08/2011 00:08
The Free Market: Financial Expert Leo Melamed

The Free Market: Financial Expert Leo Melamed

A talk with the former chairman of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on what caused America's financial situation.Douglas Goldstein, 09/08/2011 18:04
ECB Intervention Sign of Worsening Crisis

ECB Intervention Sign of Worsening Crisis

Financial Markets are in rapid and disorderly retreat as pessimism grows about global recession.Amiel Ungar, 05/08/2011 16:42
Spanish Vote Frightens Investors

Spanish Vote Frightens Investors

The Spanish regional vote dealt a heavy blow to the ruling Socialists and also increased Eurozone jitters.Amiel Ungar, 23/05/2011 23:52
Protests Precede Spanish Vote

Protests Precede Spanish Vote

Protesters discouraged by Spain's whopping unemployment are not waiting for Sunday's election to voice disapproval of the situation.Amiel Ungar, 18/05/2011 21:22
Greek Crisis Reaches a Boil

Greek Crisis Reaches a Boil

An increasing number of analysts are predicting that the bailout dam in Europe is about to be breached but some think it is part of a master plan.Amiel Ungar, 12/05/2011 14:06
European Austerity Turns Ugly

European Austerity Turns Ugly

Europe's attempt to restore solvency is provoking major demonstrations by those who feel they are being used as pawns by bankers and investors.Amiel Ungar, 27/03/2011 23:30
Fine Victory Expected in Ireland

Fine Victory Expected in Ireland

The Fine Gael victory will be the easy part; keeping Ireland solvent will be harderAmiel Ungar, 24/02/2011 08:22
Price Index Up by 0.02%

Price Index Up by 0.02%

Consumer Price Index defies expectations, rises by 0.02% in January after 0.04% December increase.Maayana Miskin, 15/02/2011 21:05
Netanyahu to Combat Price Hikes

Netanyahu to Combat Price Hikes

Prime Minister calls urgent meeting to fight price hikes after the Histadrut threatens a nationwide strike. Maayana Miskin, 08/02/2011 22:58
Hike in Gas Prices, Bus Fares

Hike in Gas Prices, Bus Fares

Israeli commuters got hit in the pocket Sunday, whether they ride in private vehicles or were conscientous about using public transportation.Chana Ya'ar, 02/01/2011 15:05
Inflation Rearing its Head?

Inflation Rearing its Head?

Transportation prices going up: Gas to hit record high on Jan. 1, giving Israel the 5th highest in the world, and bus prices will rise by 3%. Hillel Fendel, 30/12/2010 21:29
Protect Against a Falling Dollar

Protect Against a Falling Dollar

The US government has been going on a printing spree for years, thus devaluating the dollar. How can one protect one's earnings or savings? Aaron Katsman, 29/11/2009 14:28
Political Death on VAT Tax?

Political Death on VAT Tax?

Produce vendors warned Monday that if the VAT tax on their goods rises by one percent, Prime Minister Netanyahu is as good as dead politically.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 29/06/2009 13:35