Italian politician Mogherini played a key role in negotiating the Iran Deal or the "worst deal ever negotiated" as President Trump pointed out. She began her political career with the youth wing of the Italian communist party and made it to the post of E.U.'s High Representative on Foreign Affairs and Security Policy as a member of the 'Party of Eu...
In her role as France's finance minister in 2008, Lagarde stands accused of waving through a 404-million-euro settlement with Tapie, a businessman close to her then boss, ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy.The payout was subsequently cancelled by the courts.Tapie sold Adidas to state-owned bank Credit Lyonnais for 315.5 million euros in 1993. The bank so...
He warned, however, that the tag of "fast money" still applied to hedge funds. "They have a very active investment approach, they will invest when they anticipate to make a decent short-term return. But as soon as the prospect of earnings disappears, they will leave."
The French Prime Minister Manuel Valls earlier this week conceded that a Le Pen win next year is "possible", with her bid boosted by the shock election of president-elect Donald Trump in the US Presidential elections.
Weak economic growth in wide parts of Europe will likely continue to provide tailwind for populists, OECD chief economist Catherine Mann said at the conference. It's questionable "whether growth rates will be high enough for policy makers to deliver on the promises they're making to their citizens,'' Mann said.
If this is a "rather fringe group", then the academic mainstream must – as many of us have long suspected – have been reduced to a thin, dreich, terrified, narrow, narrow-minded, insignificant trickle, confined deep within the gloomy and inspissate canyon of its own no doubt profitable but increasingly discredited prejudice.
A week after renegade soldiers tried to oust him with guns, tanks and F16s, Erdogan's government has detained over 13,000 people it suspects are state enemies, mainly soldiers but also police, judges, teachers and civil servants.
The EU's allowance of millions of refugees and open borders policy did play a large role in the "Brexit" vote, but it was also a repudiation of global warming policies Brussels has imposed on the U.K.
Firstly, God was definitely on Brexit's side — which is why he arranged all those downpours in London (aka Remain Central) yesterday. He knew that Leavers would turn out come hell or high water whereas Remainers — being pampered, smug, and overconfident — would have decided not to bother.
US Attorney General and several Democrat State AG's recently introduced a new tactic for the Kabuki Theater's endless production of the "Settled Science" drama. Only to have Republican AG's make a similar threat for criminal prosecutions for the over-exaggerations made by the Global Warming proponents.None of these pathetic legal scholars has the ...
The California Climate Science Truth and Accountability Act of 2016 (Senate Bill 1161), which had passed two committee hurdles, would retrospectively lift what is now a four-year statute of limitations so as to allow unlimited lawsuits under the state's notoriously pro-plaintiff Unfair Competition Law, or s. 17200, over advocacy related to climate...
The pro-Brexit Tory MP said that both Napoleon and the Nazi leader failed at unification and that the EU was "an attempt to do this by different methods".According to Donald Tusk, the European Council President, the former Mayor of London "crossed the boundaries" by making the comparison.
The signs of $100 a barrel oil remain: designer stores including Michael Kors and Hugo Boss gleam alongside Apple in the glass-fronted Union Square shopping centre. But further up Union Street the empty office space and shuttered stores are a bleak reminder of the sub-$30 a barrel lows hit in January this year.
It's a stunning reversal for SunEdison (SUNE), a solar and wind company that was worth almost $10 billion less than a year ago. But the company was hit by financial troubles in recent months caused by a mountain of debt taken on during better times.
The group includes Ms Le Pen's Front National, as well as Italy's Lega Nord and the Austria Freedom Party, all of which are sceptical of further European integration and have been highly critical of the European elite's handling of the ongoing migrant crisis.
Known locally as 'Little Morocco', the suburb has been the focus of intense police attention and multiple terror raids. The area is infamous for being the hide-out of choice for Europe's Jihadist elite.Molenbeek's police station has been turned into a fortified forward operating base, with a perimeter stretching out into the adjacent square. This i...
"Brexit is a threat to Paris," said Deben, who is a vocal campaigner for Britain to maintain its links with Brussels."I'm optimistic about the European Union because I think the British people aren't so stupid to go out – but there's a long way to go and a great deal to do and we must not leave any stone unturned," he added.