A nice summary of EU money-laundering – up to now. This story still has a lot of road ahead of it as the US authorities tend to be more strident in their investigations (see the Volkswagen diesel cheating or FIFA).
Ms Merkels Magnificent V-Recovery – Germany: Production in August 2020: -0,2 % compared to previous month
While German media is hailing their nation’s V-Recovery and the greatest chancellor of all time, the statistics tell a different story. Read here If you are having difficulties accessing the link, use this: https://www.destatis.de/EN/Press/2020/10/PE20_391_421.html
A Free Trade Agreement between the EU and four South American countries, known as the Mercosur trade bloc, has been voted down by the Dutch parliament. This not only puts the largest-ever EU trade deal […]
Business Insider: The ‘supply-and-demand model of labor markets is fundamentally broken,’ and that’s why you’re not getting a pay raise anytime soon
Part-time “underemployment” has, statistically replaced the mass unemployment we remember from the 1980s. As Johnson says: “A majority of people who are classified as poor now live in a household where someone is in work. […]