Archives for posts with tag: International

MONEY BUZZ Blog Report: HOW OIL SPECULATION IS CONSUMING ECONOMIC RECOVERY IN SPECULATIVE FEEDING FRENZY? By Ambassador MoImage

Monetary accommodation, including any hint of such forthcoming, brings a sharp rise in financial speculation on petroleum & its refined products. Part of spike is driven by presumed increased consumer/industry demand. However, most has little to due with actual consumption demand & production. –MORE–

http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/how-oil-speculation-is-consuming-economic-recovery-in-speculative-feeding-frenzy/55755

MONEY BUZZ Blog Report: LOWER GROWTH PROSPECTS & HIGHER RISKS – GLOBAL ECONOMY, By Ambassador Mo
According to the IMF’s just released report on global economic health, the prospects for growth have been substantively reduced and the risks particularly to the financial system have risen, all largely linked to the Eurozone’s ongoing crisis and austerity.  –MORE–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/lower-growth-prospects-higher-risks-global-economy/54868Image

INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S DAY, Brought to you by Susan Sacirbey

The world celebrates International Children’s Day, 1 June, 2012.  While individual countries have specific targets – Nigeria to eliminate childhood killer pneumonia, China to recognize child health in rural areas, there is room for improvement in all disciplines: health, culture, law, sports, & education. DI’s guest writer Naida Sekic contributes her article re education. –More–

http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/international-childrens-day/53470Image

ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Report: MIXED MESSAGES? EARTH DAY 2012, By Ambassador Mo
Sustainable development, increasing demand upon our natural resources & the upcoming Rio+20 Conference were the focus of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s message in anticipation of Sunday’s (April 22, 2012) “International Mother Earth’s Day.” Absolutely timely – I also wonder though if we treat the concerns for Mother Earth with same urgency as compared to a few years earlier. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/mixed-messages-earth-day-2012/50920Image