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    Brazil’s lack of secure property rights stoking conflict, deterring investment – report
    Aug30

    Brazil’s lack of secure property rights stoking conflict, deterring investment – report

    In Brazil’s Amazon where no-one knows who exactly owns a swathe of territory the size of Ukraine, a lack of formal property deeds is causing conflict, greater deforestation and environmental damage, researchers said on Tuesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin to Visit Japan in December
    Aug30

    Putin to Visit Japan in December

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Japan in December, Moscow and Tokyo confirmed Tuesday. The schedule for the visit could be decided when Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meets Putin later this week at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia, Japan’s top government spokesman said. “I believe the most important thing in...

    In pictures: EU politicians ♥ Apple (honest)
    Aug30

    In pictures: EU politicians ♥ Apple (honest)

    Apple was on Tuesday ordered to pay back a staggering €13 billion in taxes to the Irish government as the EU’s competition chief, Margrethe Vestager, continued her take-no-prisoners approach to state aid. But don’t believe for a second that European politicians will be giving up their iPhones, or even cutting back on being pictured...

    Brazil's lack of secure property rights stoking conflict, deterring investment – report
    Aug30

    Brazil's lack of secure property rights stoking conflict, deterring investment – report

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – In Brazil’s Amazon where no-one knows who exactly owns a swathe of territory the size of Ukraine, a lack of formal property deeds is causing conflict, greater deforestation and environmental damage, researchers said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Her grandmother hid their Judaism
    Aug30

    Her grandmother hid their Judaism

    Fleeing the violence of Ukraine, 211 new olim disembarked at Ben Gurion today. ‘We knew we had Jewish roots but did not have the documents.’ …read more Source: Arutz...

    Brazil’s Lack of Property Rights Stoking Conflict, Deterring Investment
    Aug30

    Brazil’s Lack of Property Rights Stoking Conflict, Deterring Investment

    In Brazil’s Amazon where no-one knows who exactly owns a swathe of territory the size of Ukraine, a lack of formal property deeds is causing conflict, greater deforestation and environmental damage, researchers said on Tuesday. An area of 60 million hectares in Brazil’s Amazonas state, 40 percent of the state’s total area, is...

    Venus, Serena Williams featured on Ashe in Day 2 of US Open
    Aug30

    Venus, Serena Williams featured on Ashe in Day 2 of US Open

    Venus and Serena Williams are among the featured matches on Arthur Ashe Stadium at the U.S. Open. Venus will take on Kateryna Kozlova of Ukraine in the afternoon Tuesday before her top-ranked sister plays Ekaterina Makarova of Russia in the night match at the stadium with the new retractable roof. Serena has been bothered by a shoulder injury,...

    Czechia is the fastest growing economy in CEE in 2015 – Deloitte
    Aug30

    Czechia is the fastest growing economy in CEE in 2015 – Deloitte

    Czechia became the fastest growing economy in the CEE region in 2015, while Ukraine came in last place, according to the 2015 CE Top 500 ranking by the global advisory Deloitte. Significant factors impacting the region’s position were the fluctuating exchange rates of the CE countries’ national currencies against the euro. “In the...

    Arsenal signs Lucas Perez, Hart set for Man City exit
    Aug30

    Arsenal signs Lucas Perez, Hart set for Man City exit

    Arsenal bolstered its striker options by signing Lucas Perez from Deportivo La Coruna on the next-to-last day of Europe’s transfer window, and England goalkeeper Joe Hart’s departure from Manchester City grew closer on Tuesday. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been trying to buy a striker since the end of last season, only to see...

    Mob in Ukraine Drives Dozens of Roma From Their Homes
    Aug30

    Mob in Ukraine Drives Dozens of Roma From Their Homes

    Residents blamed them for the rape and death of a 9-year-old, but a rights group noted that the suspect who was arrested was not of that ethnic group. …read more Source: The New York...