Economy

Bitcoin: a currency of the future? February 9, 2014 2:43 am

Bitcoin: a currency of the future?

In a rapidly changing world, where computer technologies already dominate many sectors, it would not be strange to predict that global finance will die [...]
 
September 15, 2013 2:39 pm

A Greek nightmare

    The economic crisis is Greece is hitting all workers indiscriminately, but immigrants are also suffering abuses and frauds by unscrupulous employers, which [...]
 
Multimillionaires, Media and power in the United States August 25, 2013 7:18 pm

Multimillionaires, Media and power in the United States

  The acquisition of US newspaper “The Washington Post” by billionaire Jeff Bezos has heightened fears that the “Fourth Estate”, the press, is now [...]
 
 
Ana Irene Delgado: “Panama is the safest country in its region” August 25, 2013 12:03 am

Ana Irene Delgado: “Panama is the safest country in its region”

Born in Panama in 1982, today she is the Panamanian ambassador to the United Kingdom, Ireland and Iceland since 2012. Delgado talks to The [...]
 
Black market: sin, power & impunity July 6, 2013 9:41 pm

Black market: sin, power & impunity

By competing with some of the most important global economies, these businesses now cover large areas with its cargo of sins, as is the case with illegal [...]
 
Latin America, a region for migrants July 6, 2013 6:03 pm

Latin America, a region for migrants

The economic growth of the region has caused it to experience significant changes in its migratory flow. With intra regional migration on the rise [...]
 
 
The Spanish economic “crisis” and… Augusto Pinochet June 10, 2013 1:55 am

The Spanish economic “crisis” and… Augusto Pinochet

It is now six years since the current economic crisis first hit Spain, and a cloud of uncertainty was cast over the country. This [...]
 
The ’domino effect’ of the recession now hits Slovenia June 8, 2013 7:48 pm

The ’domino effect’ of the recession now hits Slovenia

Since the recession broke out in Greece at the end of 2009, it is increasingly spreading throughout the Eurozone and is threatening to affect [...]
 
Paradise does not exist for the children of the USA June 2, 2013 3:56 am

Paradise does not exist for the children of the USA

Barack Obama’s administration heads an historic attack on public education with hundreds of schools having closed and hundreds of thousands of teachers losing their [...]
 
 
Famine: The immorality of food wastage in the world June 2, 2013 3:56 am

Famine: The immorality of food wastage in the world

In a year, 1,300 million tons of edible products end up in rubbish bins around the world. The wasted food in Europe alone could [...]
 
May 26, 2013 11:00 am

Colombian mining, a fruitless business

In 2009, Colombia lost more than half of its possible income from raw materials to large European transnational companies due to an unsustainable mining [...]
 
Lights and shadows of “Fair Trade” May 4, 2013 11:52 pm

Lights and shadows of “Fair Trade”

More than 1.2 million farmers in 66 developing countries produce goods such as sugar, coffee and cotton to promote social justice in poor regions. [...]
 
 
Playing with hunger April 28, 2013 2:39 am

Playing with hunger

90% of food produced annually belongs to only 10 major multinationals. Companies which put their own profits before human lives. 1,000 million people suffer [...]
 
Unemployment becomes chronic in the US April 28, 2013 12:00 am

Unemployment becomes chronic in the US

An overshadowed statistic in federal data, long-term unemployment (LTU) is one of the most poignant social irregularities for millions of American families, as well [...]
 
Political decentralisation v. inequality in Peru April 21, 2013 11:57 pm

Political decentralisation v. inequality in Peru

Economic growth in the face of increased ancestral problems. This is Peru’s reality. It is a country with a high level of inequality, with [...]
 
 
 

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