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Paylan: The one-man regime is the cause of the economic crisis

ANF - 2020-08-07 13:14
The Turkish lira is losing more and more in value. HDP deputy co-chair Garo Paylan commented on the economic crisis, saying "The one-man regime has brought the country's economy to a collapse.” ...

Egypt and Greece sign agreement on exclusive economic zone | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-08-07 10:55

What is behind the Egypt-Greece maritime deal

ANF - 2020-08-07 08:41
Egypt and Greece on Thursday signed a maritime deal that sets the sea boundary between the two countries demarcating an exclusive economic zone for oil and gas drilling rights. ...

Egypt and Greece Sign Agreement on Exclusive Economic Zone | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-08-07 04:05

UN research finds Covid affected working women in Turkey the most

ANF - 2020-08-06 12:22
The UN Women's Turkey office has released a research on the economic and social impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the population. ...

Coronavirus pandemic's economic fallout will worsen conflicts: UN diplomats, World News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2020-08-05 11:31

5 questions for Arthur Diamond on economic growth and innovative dynamism

AEI - 2020-08-05 01:16
Arthur Diamond explains why advocates for creative destruction and economic growth should do more to emphasize how these processes create new, vital innovations that benefit everyone over time. The post 5 questions for Arthur Diamond on economic growth an ...

Erbil’s gaming centers struggle under economic... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-08-04 21:28

Why Economic Sanctions on Syria Must Stop - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-08-01 20:04

Syrians vote for new parliament amid war, economic turmoil | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-08-01 11:32

March 2020 data reveals alarming economic landscape for Turkey | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-08-01 01:42

Here’s the economic logic of reducing that $600 bonus unemployment benefit

AEI - 2020-08-01 00:37
The $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefits have helped the economy so far. But if we continued to have them through the end of the year, they would keep people out of paid employment and begin to slow the pace of recovery. The post Here’s the ec ...

Record economic plunge, bleak jobs numbers reveal virus toll - WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather | Indiana Traffic

Wishtv - 2020-07-31 11:58

Farmers can't sell animal for the Feast due to economic crisis

ANF - 2020-07-31 11:05
Van used to be a center of animal husbandry in North Kurdistan and Turkey. The traditional selling of animals for the Feast of the Sacrifice is proving a disaster for farmers as people don’t have money. ...

28/07/2020 Kurdistan Parliament convenes to discuss economic crisis in Region

ESTA - 2020-07-28 11:48

Coronavirus highlights: India's confirmed cases rise to 110; Maha worst affected - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2020-07-27 09:18

3 Indian killed, 13 injured in Egypt road accident - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2020-07-25 10:42

Online gaming: Spinning straw into gold 2020 style?

AEI - 2020-07-25 00:03
The massive surge in online gaming observed during COVID-19 lockdowns has raised questions about the economic and social effects of this trend. The post Online gaming: Spinning straw into gold 2020 style? appeared first on American Enterprise Institute - ...

Milton Friedman’s responses in 1973 and 1998 to the creation of the ‘Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession’

AEI - 2020-07-25 00:03
In 1971, the American Economic Association (AEA) created the “Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP)” as a standing committee charged with “promoting the careers and monitoring the progress of women economists in academia, go ...

Can Erdogan push for his 'crazy project' amid economic crisis?

Al Monitor - 2020-07-23 00:20

UN: Yemen sees return to alarming levels of food insecurity

ANF - 2020-07-22 16:16
Economic crisis, conflict, floods, desert locusts – and now COVID-19 - could wipe out improvements in food security in parts of Yemen, UN agencies warn. ...

Qamishli hosts book fair despite economic crisis

Rûdaw - 2020-07-20 23:10

Spotlight: Syrians vote in parliamentary elections amid hopes for overcoming economic hardship - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2020-07-20 17:45

Amid the COVID-19 crisis and the looming economic recession, the Unit Dose Drug Delivery Systems Market worldwide will grow by a projected US$XX.X Million, during the analysis period - PharmiWeb.com

Pharmiweb - 2020-07-20 15:12

MSD calls on everyone to unite against attempts of occupation

ANF - 2020-07-19 22:19
“The July 19 revolution became a cultural, economic and social revolution, it embodied the aspirations and hopes of the Syrian people, for which they rose up nine years ago,” MSD said. ...

Syrians Vote for New Parliament Amid Virus Outbreak, Economic Crisis - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-07-19 20:19

Spotlight: Syrians vote in parliamentary elections amid hopes for overcoming economic hardship - China.org.cn

China - 2020-07-19 18:27

War-torn Syria goes to the polls amid economic crisis | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-07-19 11:55

War-torn Syria goes to the polls amid economic crisis - Region - World - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2020-07-18 22:57

Roundup: Syria ready for parliamentary elections amid economic challenges - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2020-07-18 15:11

Markets in everything: Investors will pay moving costs for companies leaving high-cost, business-hostile states like CA, NY, NJ, and IL

AEI - 2020-07-18 00:14
Back in November, I analyzed the Census Bureau’s state-to-state migration data for 2018 (“Top 10 inbound vs. top 10 outbound US states: How do they compare on a variety of tax burden, business climate, fiscal health, energy/housing costs, and economic mea ...

Turkey’s economic turmoil imposing early polls on Erdogan

Al Monitor - 2020-07-17 09:39

War-torn Syria goes to the polls amid economic crisis, Middle East News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2020-07-17 06:47

Trump signs $2 trillion economic plan to rush aid to businesses, workers hurt by coronavirus crisis - Washington Times

Washingtontimes - 2020-07-16 01:21

Turkey president, Donald Trump discuss Libya, economic ties over phone - The Statesman

Thestatesman - 2020-07-15 12:51

Bodh Gaya resident buys land on moon - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2020-07-15 08:07

MSD holds Damascus responsible for the crisis in Syria

ANF - 2020-07-13 17:47
The MSD holds the government in Damascus responsible for the economic and political crisis in Syria. As long as the Syrian regime insists on a military option and rejects dialogue, no solution is conceivable, according to the MSD. ...

Bachelet sounds alarm over Lebanon economic crisis

ANF - 2020-07-10 18:48
The Government estimates that, as of April 2020, 75 per cent of people are in need of aid. ...

The Latest: Pandemic an economic threat to LatAm, Carib area - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2020-07-10 00:40

Is America going to settle for slow economic growth? Too many of us might be OK with that.

AEI - 2020-07-10 00:36
Despite America’s embrace of new gadgets, love of sci-fi, and pride in Apollo, maybe too many of us actually support stasis and stagnation. Settling for slow growth would be powerful evidence of just that. The post Is America going to settle for slow econ ...

In Iraq, community members and local organisations are helping to alleviate the suffering caused by the COVID-19 pandemic

The Global Coalition - 2020-07-08 11:29
Societies across the world have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and many local organisations have stepped in to support their communities and mitigate the socio-economic impact of the virus. The organisation “Nawat Al-Usra” (The Family Nucleus) ha ...

MEPs call for immediate action against Turkey’s attacks

ANF - 2020-07-07 14:15
Open letter by MEPs calls for immediate action to stop Turkey’s attacks peace and democracy, in Kurdistan and everywhere; “Take concrete steps, as economic and targeted sanctions, to help end Turkey's unlawful repression and attacks”. ...

Currency crisis impoverishes Iranians, strains economic defenses

ESTA - 2020-07-07 12:09

Erbil, Baghdad need serious reform to plot sustainable economic recovery: expert

Rûdaw - 2020-07-06 17:49

Economic crunch revives farming in Soran | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-07-06 15:40

Call for humanitarian aid from Zirgan

ANF - 2020-07-05 13:51
A part of the northern Syrian town of Zirgan has been occupied by Turkey. In addition to the constant attacks by the occupying forces, the economic crisis has been exacerbated by the US sanctions in Syria. The people cannot cover their everyday needs. ...

New dam in Turkey damages Kurdish farmers’ produce, causing economic desperation

Gulan Media - 2020-07-04 23:36

Protest against Turkish war crimes in Heilbronn

ANF - 2020-07-04 20:03
In Heilbronn a demonstration was staged against the Turkish war crimes in Kurdistan. The demonstrators demanded an end to the Turkish war of aggression and an end to economic, political and military cooperation with Turkey. ...

Sheikha Shamma calls for balance between economic, environmental resilience | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-07-04 12:56

Baghdad mulls economic pressure to compel Turkey... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-07-03 13:14

KRG Compliance with Turkish Invasion

Kurdistantribune - 2020-07-03 10:55
By Arian Mufid: It is under Erdogan’s rule that Turkey is at risk of MSCI downgrade to ‘frontier’ market status, despite ranking as the world’s 20th largest economy, due to the devaluation of the lira and overall bad economic situation. This means that th ...

Economic Crisis Does Little to Dampen Mohammed bin Salman’s Pricey Ambitions - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2020-07-03 10:43

Russia’s Pivot to Asia: Between Rhetoric and Substance

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-07-03 01:58
Over the last 20 years, the Russian Federation has voiced repeatedly the willingness to embrace its Asian potential. Harnessing the economic prowess of the Asia-Pacific for the development of Siberia and the Russian Far East was the underlying motivation ...

Face masks as pro-growth economic policy

AEI - 2020-07-01 00:01
If a recent estimate is anywhere close to being right, mask-wearing is a tremendous pro-growth economic policy. The post Face masks as pro-growth economic policy appeared first on American Enterprise Institute - AEI. ...

Mexico set to squander gains of USMCA

AEI - 2020-07-01 00:00
USMCA’s implementation comes at a time of heightened uncertainty for Mexico’s economic and security prospects, and the country is the least poised of the three partner nations to take advantage of the coming upgrade in trade benefits. The post Mexico set ...

Happy 219th birthday to French classical liberal economist Frederic Bastiat!

AEI - 2020-06-29 00:15
Tomorrow, June 29, marks the 219th anniversary of the birth of the great French classical liberal economist Frédéric Bastiat (born June 29, 1801) whom economist Joseph Schumpeter called the “most brilliant economic journalist who ever lived.” According to ...

Iran's Khamenei warns of more economic woe if virus spreads

Rûdaw - 2020-06-28 18:15

People protest against occupation forces in Gire Spi

ANF - 2020-06-27 18:04
The population remaining in the northern Syrian city of Gire Spi after the Turkish invasion last October protests against the occupation forces due to economic difficulties. ...

Rudaw: What does Turkey want to capture in claws Eagle and Tiger?

Justice for Kurds - 2020-06-25 20:25
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — While lumbered with economic crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic and tensions between its major political parties, the Kurdistan Region was the primary target of two Turkish operations against alleged Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) bas ...

Empty Fridges as Lebanon Economic Crisis Bites | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-06-25 01:39

Kurdish authorities in Syria hope for U.S. sanctions exemption amid economic woes - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2020-06-24 13:41

Protests against occupiers in continue Girê Spî

ANF - 2020-06-23 20:48
The population remaining in the northern Syrian city of Girê Spî after the Turkish invasion last October protests against the occupation forces due to economic difficulties. ...

KRG announces salary cuts to cope with economic crisis

Rûdaw - 2020-06-23 14:21

PUK rejects public servant pay cuts aimed at mitigating economic crisis

Rûdaw - 2020-06-23 14:21

McConnell unveils economic rescue plan amid virus shutdown; travel restrictions expand

WCAX - 2020-06-23 08:56

Financing the Revival of Sudan’s Troubled Transition

International Crisis Group - 2020-06-23 06:48
Mounting economic turbulence is rocking Sudan’s delicate political transition. Without urgent donor assistance to provide economic relief to a suffering population, public support for the cabinet’s reform agenda could collapse. Any failure in the civilia ...

Ethiopian maids dumped outside Beirut embassy

BBC - 2020-06-21 01:27
Domestic workers have been left homeless and unpaid amid an ongoing economic crisis in Lebanon, heightened by the coronavirus pandemic. ...

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with UNSG Special Representative Plasschaert

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-06-20 20:52
Baghdad, Iraq, June 20, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis- Plasschaert, in Baghdad on Saturday. The latest political and economic developments ...

Two doctors to provide free service in Kobanê

ANF - 2020-06-20 19:16
Two doctors In Kobanê announced that they would be providing free treatment due to the current economic crisis. ...

‘Strong political will’ exists to solve Iraq’s economic crisis: UK ambassador

Rûdaw - 2020-06-19 23:17

Iran to enhance economic cooperation with Syria amid looming US sanctions: Zarif

Nation - 2020-06-17 01:41

Is infinite economic growth a fantasy? Or is the fantasy the idea that we are quickly using up the Earth?

AEI - 2020-06-17 01:39
Economic growth is important, particularly as it accumulates over time. And we should not refrain from pursuing it for fear of running out of natural resources, because we fortunately are simply not running out of Earth. The post Is infinite economic grow ...

Central Asian Gas Exports to China: Beijing’s Latest Bargaining Chip?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-06-17 01:11
Natural gas supplies to the People’s Republic of China have helped drive Central Asia’s economic growth for the last decade. For no country is this more true than for Turkmenistan: over 90 percent of Turkmenistan’s total exports is natural gas exports to ...

Syrian refugees profoundly hit by COVID-19 economic downturn

Gulan Media - 2020-06-16 14:08

Syria war: Assad under pressure as economic crisis spirals - BBC News

BBC - 2020-06-15 17:19

Economic grievances, lockdown measures ignite... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-06-14 06:57

Aldar Xelîl: We are holding on to Syrian lira despite inflation

ANF - 2020-06-13 13:20
In the run-up to the US sanctions law against Syria, inflation and the economic crisis intensify. Aldar Xelîl (PYD) said that the Autonomous Administration is not ready to switch to another currency. ...

COVID Live Updates: More then 11,000 new cases; highest single-day spike - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2020-06-13 07:25

Don’t hate the stock market for going up

AEI - 2020-06-13 02:34
The stock market isn’t the economy, but it is an important, forward-looking gauge of America’s economic health. Don’t hate it for telling an upbeat message. The post Don’t hate the stock market for going up appeared first on American Enterprise Institute ...

China’s lurch deeper into socialism

AEI - 2020-06-13 02:34
There are good reasons for skepticism about whether China has discovered an economic model that can successfully compete with America’s over the long run. China's lurch back into socialism likely will not beat the free enterprise system. The post China’s ...

Looming US sanctions shake Syria, hasten economic meltdown

Gulan Media - 2020-06-12 14:04

Syria war: Assad sacks PM as economic crisis sparks protests

BBC - 2020-06-12 00:22
Syria's president gave no reason for the move, but it comes after marches in government-held areas. ...

Syria’s Assad fires his PM amid worsening economic crisis

Gulan Media - 2020-06-11 22:15

Eurogroup debates consequences of coronavirus economic crisis

Gulan Media - 2020-06-11 15:38

Post-pandemic, will the age of (fast) US economic growth finally be over?

AEI - 2020-06-11 01:30
Perhaps businesses will use this economic shock as an opportunity to innovate, making the economy more productive. But they'll be contending with the strong headwind of Baby Boomers retiring from the workforce. The post Post-pandemic, will the age of (fas ...

Is courting India a waste of time?

AEI - 2020-06-09 01:18
India released several important economic figures last week. They predate the impact of COVID-19 and are very discouraging with regard to the country’s trajectory, adding to a mounting record of underperformance. The post Is courting India a waste of time ...

What happens to the economy’s ‘green shoots’ of recovery if Washington takes the summer off?

AEI - 2020-06-09 01:18
While it does look like economic activity is expanding amid rapid business reopening, forecasts still suggest abnormally high unemployment for some time. At the very least, Washington really shouldn't call it a day on fiscal support for the economy. The p ...

What’s really driven income inequality in America?

AEI - 2020-06-09 01:18
The issue of economic inequality will almost certainly be a key one in the upcoming presidential election. So should we think about inequality in America as a result of rapacious greed or technological changes? The post What’s really driven income inequal ...

Economic projects for women in Deir ez-Zor continue to flourish

ANF - 2020-06-08 14:25
The bakery produces 4 tons of bread daily and tries to meet the needs of the people with overtime in case of higher demand. ...

Donald Trump: View: Donald Trump may still win this November's presidential election - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2020-06-08 10:41

US' Military Model In The Middle-East Could Be Outdone By Chinese Economic Model

Eurasiantimes - 2020-06-06 06:20

Poverty likely to increase as low-income households hit hardest by the COVID-19 economic crisis

AEI - 2020-06-06 00:18
Evidence is mounting that America’s lowest-income workers are enduring the worst of the economic fallout from COVID-19, and we can expect increased poverty in the months and years to come as a result. The post Poverty likely to increase as low-income hous ...

Lebanon is on the Brink of Economic Collapse

International Crisis Group - 2020-06-05 18:10
The accumulation of crises is driving ever greater numbers of Lebanese into absolute poverty. While the COVID-19 lockdown is gradually easing, the loss of jobs and purchasing power triggered new protests that are turning violent and may prefigure the dis ...

5 questions for Anton Howes on the Royal Society of Arts and British economic development

AEI - 2020-06-05 00:03
Anton Howes discusses how the Royal Society of Arts has promoted human progress in Britain and beyond. He also speaks to how today's policymakers can promote innovation. The post 5 questions for Anton Howes on the Royal Society of Arts and British economi ...

New CBO report assesses the effects of continuing $600 per week supplements to unemployment checks

AEI - 2020-06-05 00:03
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released a report on the economic effects of providing an additional $600 per week in unemployment benefits. It is worth reading in its entirety. The post New CBO report assesses the effects of continuing $600 p ...

Kurdistan Region President receives U.S. Ambassador to Iraq

KRG-Spain - 2020-06-04 02:49
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, June 2, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received the U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Tueller on Tuesday. The latest developments in Iraq, the fight against COVID-19 pandemic and its economic consequences, the rec ...

Turkish state sets some 100,000 acres of cultivated lands on fire

ANF - 2020-06-03 12:27
Agriculture is the main livelihood and economic resource of the north and east Syria region and it is under threat as the invading Turkish state keeps burning down the land. ...

Kurdistan Region President receives U.S. Ambassador to Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-06-03 03:09
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, June 2, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received the U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Tueller on Tuesday. The latest developments in Iraq, the fight against COVID-19 pandemic and its economic consequences, the rec ...

Lost decade or lost generation? Neither has to be America’s reality.

AEI - 2020-06-03 01:02
In spite of concerns that the pandemic or stagnating productivity growth will lead to a "lost decade" or "lost generation", America should still aim for better. Maybe this health and economic shock also forces a reckoning on us to up our game. The post Lo ...

Turkish VP Sees US-China Tensions as an Economic Opportunity - News From Antiwar.com

Antiwar - 2020-06-02 09:26

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