Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Political Economy Update: In Russia Business and Politics Do Mix

From the Mouth of Newsweek - The Real Reasons NEWSWEEK RUSSIA Folded http://bit.ly/aMflTN

Import Ban - Russia Plans To Cease US Chicken Imports | Minyanville.com http://bit.ly/9Ot3lQ

U.S. says "end is in sight" on Russia's WTO bid http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE69J18W20101020

Rare-Earth Prices Soar as China Quotas Hit Manufacturers Abroad - BusinessWeek http://bit.ly/9BVefh

RT @TelegraphNews Spending Review 2010: cuts leave middle class 10,000 worse off - Telegraph http://bit.ly/b8bHbK

South Sudan’s rising tension puts Kenya’s billions at risk http://bit.ly/aVrobs

US Congress notified over arms sale to Saudi Arabia http://t.co/B1Pkw3W via @guardian

PA ready to start construction of West Bank international airport - Haaretz http://bit.ly/ddLpeG

Unlike the UK, Israel Will Bring More Money for Defense, and Education http://bit.ly/bDKfnf

China insists it respects Iran sanctions http://bit.ly/d6HQ6o - AFP