Archive for the ‘Economic’ Category

2012 could be busy year for Internet technology law and policy in Canada

Ireland has done what the IMF wanted, but where is the reward?

Kenny defends household charge

US: Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income

Euro Weakens to 11-Month Low Versus Dollar

Did HSBC sharks prey on 20,000 pensioners? Staff were told to target lone, elderly customers

Border deal fuels concerns in Canada

Hank Paulson’s inside jobs

Mobile phones could replace cash by 2016

Dramatic increase in number of people sleeping rough in Dublin

Libya seeks UK firms to develop oil sector and construction industry

Ex-ECB man to be new Greek PM

Get in line or get out of the eurozone, EU tells Greeks

SEC under Schapiro struggles to turn around amid political, financial head winds

U.S: Supreme Court rules that thousands of home foreclosures are invalid

Disputes ahead of European summit

Prudent savers hit by hidden fees on pensions

Bank of England injects £75bn into economy

EU: Internal energy market in doubt as 18 states face court

Working for nothing – the truth about low pay in the UK

Weak pound is here to stay

Ireland: Pension fund lost €3.7bn on banks

Ireland: Cabinet to discuss State asset sale

Why Eurozone should become United States of Europe, by David Cameron

EU law “gutted” by bail-outs, growls Bundesbank

Banks ring up their customers to warn them: ‘Ditch mobiles or lose your home’


Families in modern Ireland skip food to pay the mortgage

Hugo Chavez orders 100 tonnes of gold bullion back to Venezuela

Why EU taxes will not work

Rolling Stone: Is the SEC Covering Up Wall Street Crimes?

Hurling democracy into the volcano to appease the market gods

No safety net: 64% of Americans say they can’t afford $1,000 emergency expense

Who ‘made $10bn on 10/1 bet that U.S. credit rating would be downgraded’?

Euro crisis is spreading, says EU chief Barroso

States negotiating immunity for banks over foreclosures

Families face a fall in living standards which will be ‘as bad as the 1970s’

Toll booth levy to be imposed on all motorways in Republic of Ireland

Fed Audit Reveals Eye-Popping $16 Trillion In Secret Loans

Taxpayers to subsidise energy companies

The £6,000 interest charge hidden in new student loans

Greek sovereignty to be massively limited: Juncker

Never mind Greece – look at BRITAIN’S deficit

David McWilliams: ECB is happy to let Irish banks go bust by stealth

IMF tells EU: Stop ‘unproductive debate’ and integrate ‘now’

UK: Family finances suffer steepest decline since the recession

‘Substantial’ new public service job losses imminent – Howlin

Greek parliament besieged in anti-austerity protest

AIB deemed in default as €2.6bn buyback offer launched

African leaders launch talks on ‘Cape to Cairo’ trade bloc

Cable warns restive unions of fresh laws against strikes

Resurgence of America’s debtor prisons

Half of pensioners who retire this year will have nothing left to leave

Police fire rubber bullets at protesters in Barcelona

Ireland has two years to put its house in order, says ratings agency

Greece unveils fire-sale of government assets

THE NORTH AMERICAN UNION: A Single Unified North American Regulatory Regime

The Government, the EU and a great swindle

Central banks pump £3 trillion into world economy

Eurogroup chief: ‘I’m for secret, dark debates’

Goldman Sachs accused of fooling clients in scathing Senate report

Britain’s £200bn time bomb of debt interest

Cashless society is coming but cheques will be the first to go

Chatham House: Nowhere to Hide? Financial Reform in the US, Europe and the UK

Libya: British plans to strip Gaddafi of oil revenue

Ireland: House repossessions ’set to soar’

Emergency ECB borrowing remains high

‘Single rule book’ for Europe’s banks

$28 billion health fund is investigated for fraud

Authoritarian governments start stockpiling food to fight public anger

The great carbon trading scandal *

E-mails Suggest Bear Stearns Cheated Clients Out of Billions

Global charity admits €25m ‘missing’ in massive fraud

Telegrapgh: 2011 is the year of the beneficial crisis

Banks repossessed record 1m homes in the U.S. last year

The Irish Recovery Plan – Is It Too Late to Default?

Food inflation raises concern

What we need in 2011 is an opposition

G20 and EU ‘posturing’ could exacerbate future banking crises

Ireland: Banks to hit all customers with raft of new charges

Dáil votes to approve EU-IMF bailout package

Draconian budget to pass after Lowry gives backing

IMF chief urges leaders to cede more sovereignty to EU


Ireland leaves door open to bail-out

Young family charged £1,000 in fees after going overdrawn… by 8p!

Rage spills out on to the streets of France

Communist UK ‘Big society’ meetings cancelled over public anger

Wrung out Ireland to be downgraded

Anti-austerity protests in Europe

Compound interest debt binds generations - First World War German Debt ends on Sunday

EU’s Economic Control Crisis Grab

How Blair rescued Palestine deal worth $200m to his £2m-a-year paymasters

State-run BBC prepares our mind for a tougher future without pensions

Minister Ahern uses bank robbery as excuse to introduce a cashless society

IMF warns over UK debt in call for global fiscal reform

The CDM delivers the greatest green scam of all

Government urged to accept greater EU scrutiny

ESB cutting off 30 homes daily

Gardai will say ‘no law was broken’ by Anglo 10

Oh Canada! - Great Film On The Global Banking Con (FILM) *

Goldman ordered to pay record £350m for misleading investors over credit crunch gamble

It would appear the IMF are getting more involved in Ireland’s economic polices

Real debt in Britain is £78,000 for each family… more than twice the official figure

World Health Organization Moving Ahead on Billions in Internet and Other Taxes

How The World Operates - By President Wilson & Respected Historian Quigley *

Money and Behaviour *

Tax man to snoop on all your phone records

Will Ireland finally awake from its fluoride induced sleep to become the next Greece?

Tax chat could land you a £5,000 fine: Big Brother law threatens innocent advice *

Greece faces ‘big sacrifices’ as £95bn bail-out agreed

We’re working three more days for the taxman: It takes 149 days of earning in a year before our income is our own

Greece activates €40bn EU / IMF loans

Now we know the truth. The financial meltdown wasn’t a mistake – it was a con

States may have to get EU approval for budgets

Don’t let the voters know we face bankruptcy

EU Commission calls for financial tax and levies on carbon emissions

Irish Independent: 170,000 homeowners are hit with negative equity

Uncertain public sleepwalking into Nama

Anglo Irish Bank wants up to 9 billion Euro from Irish taxpayers

Irish Police begin work-to-rule for the first time in their history

GENERATION RX - Effects Of Anti-Depressants (film) *

Plans emerge for ‘European Monetary Fund’


Five million Brits ‘permanently overdrawn’ as families struggle with cost of living

Tax inspectors granted permission to spy on potential tax evaders 15 times a day

NFC payments tipped to surpass contactless cards in five years

ECB prepares legal ground for euro rupture as Greek crisis escalates

The European Union: The Land of the Blind *

The ‘false’ pandemic: Drug firms cashed in on scare over swine flu, claims Euro health chief *

Irish High Court grants 72 possession orders in last two months of 2009

Irish Banks start the move towards a cashless society *

Gordon Brown calls for new group to police global environment issues

Why are the IMF so happy about Nama?

Poor Children Likelier to Get Antipsychotics

U.N. chief weighs in on climate talk expectations

Vast majority of Irish firms shun voluntary register of EU lobbyists

Use IMF funds to fight climate change, says George Soros

MicroSD Card Brings NFC to Phones for Credit Card Companies, Banks *

BBC The Trap: What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom (film) *

Is Britain on the brink of financial armageddon?

Charlie Weston: Help needed now more than ever for homeowners

Does having children contribute to climate change?

Men Of Many Masks – Behind The PR Cloak Of Philanthropists *

WTO Director-General Lamy speech on global governance *

Blackwater ‘tried to buy silence’

Telegraph:Everyone in Britain could be given a personal ‘carbon allowance’

Largest number of insolvencies in at least half a century

Councils get ‘Al Capone’ power to seize assets over minor offences *

Half of Shell’s route for its Corrib pipeline is ruled unacceptable on safety grounds

The real climate change catastrophe *


The Pharmaceutical Industrial Complex: A Deadly Fairy Tale

GM crops must be grown in Britain, Royal Society says

Irish Minister reveals private bank IMF could make Government decisions *

Study: US web users reject behavioural advertising

The real effects of HPV vaccines, while big-pharma engages in cover-ups

Introduction to Machiavelli - Keeping Elite Control Using Freedom and Revolutions * * *

The continued push for an interdependent world

Carbon-rationing for everyone because of legally-binding targets to cut emissions *

Cartel Of Private Bankers Are The Government *

Remarkable Senate Speech On Global ‘Free’ Trade And The Destruction Of Society *

The Ultimate Heist of Ireland’s Livelihood *

The $531 Trillion Dollar Derivatives Time Bomb *

EU farm subsidies paid to big business

Cruel and out of control: the new face of debt collecting

Think before you take that pill*

Us banks paid out a fifth of Government bail-out money in bonuses

Pat Cox,former European Parliament President, among the least transparent lobbyists

As Goldman Sachs posts huge profits from the economic crisis, the question is: Did it cause the problems in the first place?

Irish Taxpayers Pay 98 million A Year More Than The UK For The Same Drugs

88% of UK Company Pensions Schemes Are In The Red

The Truth About the Rockefeller Drug Empire: The Drug Story

U.N. to Emerge as Global IRS *

Irish Independent: ‘Banksters’ should be put behind bars’ - Retirement funds have collapsed *

IMF wants almost bankrupt Irish to pay for more kinds of toxic loans

European Trade Union Confederation Speak Out Against The EU’s Lisbon Treaty And False Irish ‘Guarantees’

CO2 tax on international air travel to ‘fight’ the weather changing

Legalised drug companies set to cash in on child advertising

Guardian: UN’s WHO agrees with IAEA to lie to the public about radiation risks *

The great carbon credit con: Why are we paying the Third World to poison its environment? *

How governments knockedout pensions and future security

Taxman can use database of ID cards to track our spending habits and bank accounts

BBC: Express Gravy Train - MEPs abusing their expense (Video)

Reuters: Fear Sells - Venture capital firm set to reap rewards on swine flu *

Jim Corr on Today FM exposing the controlled financial collapse (video) *

Telegraph: U.S. declares, CO2, a life giving gas to vegetation, a ‘threat to public health’ *

Telegraph: Dormant IMF global currency awakened by G20 clause *

Former EU commissioner tells the media that Bilderberg helped create the Euro *

Telegraph: Gordon Brown announces the creation of a “new world order” *

Bankrupt Britain may seek help from the IMF, warns Soros

Daily Mail: China’s hi-tech ‘death van’ where criminals are executed and then their organs are sold *

Mandatory volunteerism service to produce new ideology for American youth *

Bank gags Guardian news paper over elaborate money switching

Wall Street Journal: How realistic is a North American currency? *

Architect of the Euro backs UN global currency *

“Never waste a good crisis” - Hillary Clinton (video) *

EU to ‘print’ money causing massive inflation aka savings theft/tax *

Telegraph: Euro trap closes to allow ‘the EU do things it cannot do now’ *

Bloomberg: Export/import orders vanish from over 12m tons to 0.4m tons per month

Sky News: Global Governance deal requires ‘all continents’ and ‘all countries’ to conform

Irish Police Protest And Call The Government A Criminal Accessory (video) *

Guardian: Police Preparing For ‘Summer Of Rage’ And Blame ‘Activists’ For Unrest Instead Of Economic Ruin *

Germany To Bail Out Half Of Europe Or EU To Use “Beneficial Crisis” For A Superstate *

Equity chief: 25% chance of ‘far greater financial crisis’ and UK riots *

G7 sets sights on new world order

Telegraph: Every Home To Be CO2 Audited And Loans Offered For New Low CO2 Appliances *

Fox News / AP: Pentagon Spending Billions on PR to Sway World Opinion *

Brown’s Adviser Plans To Ration Holiday Flights And Issue Personal Co2 Ration Cards

Irish Times: Real Economy Debt Stands AT €1.6 Trillion, Worse In Europe - Perhaps The World *

2.5 Million People Take To The Streets In France

Recession is the ‘birth pangs of a new global order’, says Brown

Get Them Hooked, Later Booked - Schools Promoting Drugs & Prison Corp. Profits *

Britain’s Govt Communising The Country By Paying For A 3-Day Work Week

EU to propose €150bn climate tax on rich nations

Nigel Farage warns of euro meltdown (video) *

Herald Tribune - Accept the New World Order or suffer more chaos *

Govt stress from a £16,000 CO2 Bill Kills Woman

Sarkozy, Merkel, Blair Call For The Long Anticipated Global Communist-Capitalism Blend *

Let’s print more money! Govt Destroying The Pound

Russia switches off supply to 12 freezing European countries - Interdependency stranglehold and price manipulation

Telegraph: 2008 was the year man-made global warming was disproved *

EU Spends More On PR Than Coca-Cola’s Worldwide Advertising *

Police say they are prepared as War College warns military must prep for unrest; IMF warns of economic riots *

Taxpayers’ National Pension Reserve Fund Plundered By Banksters’ Govt

Up to 75,000 families will lose their homes next year in repossession crisis

Jeremy Clarkson Sees Economic Breakdown Of Law And Order

U.S. Report - Military Expects Massive Unrest Inside The U.S. *

The Times: NATO Pays Millions Of Pounds To Taleban *

Daily Mail: UK Street Swearing Fines Crackdown On Behaviour *

How Political Parties Unconstitutional Usurp Democracy With Our Money *

Central Bank Obliterates Once-Prosperous African Nation *

All Irish Pork Destroyed - Poisoned With PCBs 19,990% (200 Times) Above Safety Limit

Chavez Wants South American Currency - The Left Corner Of The World Order ‘Wrestling’ Match

Sick Babies Denied Treatment Because Law Allows Human DNA Patents *

Many Pension Funds Face Collapse Says Govt Memo

Regional Currencies Set To Takeover - Pound To Be Replaced Says EU

A near-riot and parliament besieged: Iceland boiling mad at credit crunch *

States & NGOs Launch Massive World Land Grab For Food Control *

U.S. Carlyle Group Banking Coup Helped By Irish ‘Leaders’ *

Nokia RFID Phones And Cashless Payments Are Ready *

Proof To Ireland That Opt-Outs Are A Con - EU Set To End British Work Hours Opt-Out *

Microsoft: All your files stored online in ‘new world of software’ *

CNN: U.S. Is Funding Iranian Nuclear Program *

Obama or McCain? The American Dream *

74 Years Since Oct Snowfalls - Deprogramming Global Warming *

UN announces ‘Green New Deal’ for transformation of world economies

EU Calls For ‘New World Governance’ (video) *

Over 15,000 Elderly And 10,000 Young Join Against The Government *

European Central Bank Sees Global ‘Tri-Polar’ Currency System Evolving

A Second Look at The Federal Reserve - The Creature from Jekyll Island *

BBC: Monkeys test ‘hardworking gene’ *

Icelandic Shoppers Splurge as Currency Woes Reduce Food Imports

Inflation (Savings Taxation) Set To Blast Off As Germany, France & Others Extort Euro *

Destroying the old to bring in the new *

Great EU Move, If Health Dangers And Money Wasting Are The Goals - EU Ban *

Legendary Investor Jim Rogers Warns Global Bankers Have Unleashed Inflationary Holocaust *

Euro Crumbling Faster Than The Dollar

Bank Stops Withdrawals Of 200,000 British Customers And Iceland Is About To Collapse *

BBC: Police train for riot scenarios

Titanic Bailouts to Sink Ireland And The West *

Irish Nationwide Exploits Irish Taxpayer To Entice British Clients

Carbon Tax Provisions Hidden In U.S. Bailout Bill

The Irish €400bn Blank Cheque - The New Era of Control And Manipulation

Fed Created Over 1 Trillion Dollars In Two Weeks *

Fascist Ireland - €4,500 levy for ‘removal of private cars from city centres’ urged report *

FBI launches investigation into collapsed finance giants

The $40 Trillion Company And The Financial Coup d’état *

Over Half a Trillion Bailout For The Creators of the Market Crisis *

Yahoo Warns Of Run On The Bank - You Could Lose Your Life Savings *

Prime Minister Psychopathically Links Irish Lisbon ‘No’ To Global Meltdown *

Bloomberg: ‘New Financial World Order’ As Lehman Fails, Merrill Sold

Professor Takeda - Blame Global Warming On Humans To Prevent Up-and-coming Nations From Developing

Barclaycard Introduces Payment by Phone or Fingerprint Scans To Pay For Goods: Credit Cards Are Out-of-date

Great Control With Radio-Frequency Identification Surveillance - Already In Passports And More *

The Worsening Debt Crisis: Add $5.3 Trillion To National Debt - Who Got Us Into This Mess? *

CIA Drug plane used for US ‘rendition’ flights

Indian Farmers Using Coke And Pepsi As Cost Effective Pesticide (News Clip)

Economy at 60-year low, says Darling. And it will be more profound and long-lasting

Home Secretary warns credit crunch will push people towards violence, racism, radicalisation and terrorism *

Sustainable Development – A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing *

Irish consumers escape Life-Giving-Gas Tax ‘the second year in a row’ but may have to drive slowly

Banks ‘use credit crunch to milk borrowers of £3bn’

UK Surveillance: Families ‘fined’ thousands after downloading computer games *

Record numbers face court for unpaid bills in Ireland

New Controversial Car Parking CO2 Tax *

Euro and Dollars are Faith-Based Currencies *

New homeowners caught in negative-equity loan trap

Mortgage Giants’ Collapse Could Herald 1930’s Style Depression

End The Recession By Leaving The Euro - Scared Even To Suggest It? *

G8 leaders’ UN pledge to create global poverty by enforcing the reduction of life giving gas (CO2) levels by 50% *

Personal Carbon Credits Backed by MPs

Double Trouble On Fuel, House Prices

Tough times all round as sales drop and fears rise

New Fuel Protests As Motorists Struggle With Fastest Rise In Diesel Prices For A Decade

FAS says 50,000 job losses to hit construction sector

Barclaycard tempts thousands with ‘instant cash’ - but forgets to mention the massive interest charges

Heart of the Global Famine *

Is IBEC Pushing to End Workers Rights and Distort the Competitive Balance Even Further? *

Shamed MEPs Vote NOT to Disclose ‘Criminal Abuse’ of OUR Tax Money *

Telegraph: Deal to persuade Ireland on EU treaty *

Trouble looms for Britons racking up £25bn problem loans

Reshaping the International Order - Part 2 - Reshaping the International Financial Order *

BBC: Cyber risk ‘equals 9/11 impact’

World Bank Climate Profiteering *

IMF chief says global intervention needed on credit crisis

Now We Know the Real Reasons For the Credit “Crisis”

Property crash hits asking prices by 7% in 3 months

Food crisis being felt around world

Irish Government Sold Our Nation To The UN *

Welcome to the Future: The Second Great Depression

Who Traded 55,000 Bear $30 Puts Tuesday? *

Leading Economic Writer: Financial Meltdown A “Gigantic Fraud”*

Banks face “new world order,” consolidation: report

Ireland Powerless to Prevent Banking Collapse and Severe Downturn *

Panic in stock markets as U.S. banking giant Bear Stearn ‘on verge of collapse’

Britain shivers as US hits recession

World lost $5.2 trillion in January Alone!

EU target on global warming to ‘change Irish lifestyle’

Spin masters - “Irish property fundamentalists”

House prices plummeted by more than 7% last year

EU plans to see our economy blown away

Bush’s Hyper-Inflation Stimulus Package: $250 Rebate for Every Taxpayer

Irish Stock Market Crash & Global Depression *

Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports EXPOSED - Alex Jones (Film) *

House prices ‘will plummet by 10pc over the next year’, says banking chief economist

The Capitalist Con (Film) *

America: Freedom to Fascism (Film) *

Bank’s grim warning over UK economy

World credit crunch could bite harder, warn experts

Airbus fears ‘weak-dollar death’

End of Nations - EU Takeover and the Lisbon Treaty