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Steel overcapacity crisis – from Europe to China

Source: euobserver, by Dr Dan Steinbock The current debate about China’s steel overcapacity may ignore the lessons of the postwar steel crisis in the US and Europe. Steel has featured prominently on the European agenda for a while now. Last February, thousands of demonstrators protested against Chinese dumping of steel, which ...

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Greece is China’s most reliable EU friend, says President Xi Jinping

SOURCE: Greek Reporter Greece is an important strategic partner and China’s most reliable friend in the European Union, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday. The Chinese president made the statement during his meeting in Beijing with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who is on a five-day official visit to ...

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China state planner on UK investment after Brexit: “Wait and see”

SOURCE: The BRICS Post Chinese companies may want to “wait and see” the impact of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union before they invest in the country, Xu Shaoshi, the head of China’s top economic planner said on Sunday, according to Reuters. However, the impact of the referendum on China’s ...

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Brexit: Britain in or out of Europe, India has money riding

SOURCE: Hindustantimes Indian businesses and policymakers are worried over UK’s vote on whether to quit the European Union (EU), as a decision to pull out may mean a realigning of many companies’ operations, although the exact impact on India’s real economy is anybody’s guess. Britain is set to take a ...

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Markets rise as Brexit fears subside

Source: The BRICS Post Fears of a ‘Brexit’ – or Britain voting in Thursday’s referendum to leave the European Union – appear to have subsided in recent days as Asian markets get a leg up following polls in the UK which indicated that most would vote to stay in the ...

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EU should phase out sanctions against Russia: German FM

SOURCE: THE BRICS POST On Sunday, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said he wants the EU to gradually phase out sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis. “Sanctions are not an end in themselves. They should rather give incentives for a change in behaviour,” he told the RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland, ...

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Renzi and Juncker send ‘poor message’ on Russia

SOURCE: EUOBSERVER The presence of the Italian PM, the European Commission head and dozens of European and American CEOs at a business forum in St Petersburg shows that the Western blockade of Russia is dissolving, Russian media and diplomats have said. Italy’s Matteo Renzi and the commission’s Jean-Claude Juncker will ...

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Europe should overcome Brussels’ restraints, form new Union with Russia, UK

Source: Sputnik “It is high time that Europe overcame the limits set by Brussels and Germany and created a new union stretching from Britain to Russia, according to Italian journalist and professor of sociology Francesco Alberoni. In an article published by the newspaper Il Giornale, Italian journalist and professor of sociology Francesco ...

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India set to retain fastest growing economy tag

India probably gathered momentum to hold its ranking as the world’s fastest growing large economy in the quarter through March, giving Prime Minister Narendra Modi more to celebrate after completing two years in office last week. Modi swept to power promising to revitalize Asia’s third-largest economy and, despite a dearth ...

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Tsipras: Greece can be bridge between EU & Russia

During a state visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has criticised the West’s “vicious circle of militarization, of Cold War rhetoric and of sanctions”. “We have repeatedly said that the vicious circle of militarisation, of Cold War rhetoric and of sanctions is not productive. The ...

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Putin heads to Greece: Energy talks, refugee crisis in focus

Russian President Vladimir Putin is starting his two-day visit to Greece on Friday even as Eurozone Finance Ministers and the IMF remain divided over the debt relief deal inked earlier this week. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced it is not yet ready to join the EU’s new bailout ...

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Understanding Technocracy:
 The dilemma of institutional ‘independence’ in national and transnational democracy, By Diego Cimino

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Marie-Hélène Cailol, President of LEAP about this article written by Diego Cimino, EU Representative in the Euro-BRICS Platform: “That’s the kind of content the Euro-BRICS Young Leaders Platform initiated by LEAP is capable of producing (here Diego Cimino)! That’s the kind of level citizens need to reach in order to be taken seriously by ...

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China to EU: Uphold promise on market economy status

China on Monday slammed a recent European Parliament resolution refusing to grant China market economy status, saying the move was not constructive. “As the world’s second largest economy and biggest trade partner for more than 130 countries, China has become a bedrock for protecting global free trade. These facts which are seen ...

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Why China is investing heavily in Europe

For long a laggard, Europe has become a preferred arena for China’s outbound investment in the West. Over the past few years, it has consistently attracted both state-run and private Chinese enterprises looking for investment opportunities, despite the historical, geographic, legal, linguistic, societal and cultural complexities of such a move. ...

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3rd EuroBRICS Webinar on Political Anticipation: executive summary

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A few weeks ago took place our second EuroBRICS webinar on Political Anticipation, topic: Webinar 3: Political Anticipation serving decision-making : Strategies and projects for a significant role of the Euro-BRICS Youth Platform in addressing multipolar world challenges” Please find an executive summary of this great session here: Report 3rd EuroBRICS Webinar ...

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Euro-BRICS YLP: When highly educated, interconnected and multipolar youth get to know about Franck Biancheri Network

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Euro-BRICS Youth Platform ‪#‎eurobricsyouth‬ : When highly educated and interconnected youth in Brazil, India, China, Russia, South Africa and Europe get to know about Franck Biancheri and his political message, and transfer his principles and methods to the global level. After one whole week (25/04-29/04) of team-building and brainstorming in “La Pepinière” (in Chatenay ...

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New trends in economic thinking as a result of the multiplication of global players: Public support in turbulent markets, by Dr. Prof. Irina Z. Yarygina

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EuroBRICS by LEAP2020 is happy to share with you an article written by Dr. Prof. Irina Z. Yarygina (Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation) after our second EuroBRICS webinar on Political Anticipation. (cf Report Webinar2) New trends in economic thinking as a result of the multiplication of global players: Public ...

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2nd EuroBRICS Webinar on Political Anticipation: executive summary

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A few weeks ago took place our second EuroBRICS webinar on Political Anticipation, topic: Evolving Trends in the Multipolar World – Challenges, Risks and Opportunities for our common Future Please find an executive summary of this great session here: Report Webinar2 We discussed challenges, risks and opportunities of the emerging multipolar world with regards ...

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