#weekly #multilingual #news #digest n. 2015/6 – 2015-03-28

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#news and #comments #digest (@robertolofaro) for 2015-03-22 to 2015-03-28

BUSINESS

2015-03-28 #Greece – #reform #list #ready http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/eurokrise/griechenland/athens-naechste-reformliste-fertig-13510164.html #business #EU #Europe

2015-03-27 new #EU #Commission proposal for #digital #market http://thestack.com/eu-digital-single-market-proposal-250315 #business #Europe

2015-03-27 #Andorra to create #bad #bank for illegal funds http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/03/27/actualidad/1427412431_067244.html #banking #EU #Europe

2015-03-27 #Internet – faster speed for #business ? http://www.faz.net/aktuell/rhein-main/schnelles-internet-fuer-firmen-noch-ein-paar-online-baustellen-13504098.html #EU #Europe

2015-03-26 #Greece – end of cash by Monday, now switching to other sources http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/eurokrise/griechenland/griechenland-fehlt-liquiditaet-ab-30-maerz-13505984.html #business #finance #EU #Europe

2015-03-26 #France – #flu – 180mln EUR in one year http://www.lemonde.fr/sante/article/2015/03/26/la-grippe-devrait-couter-environ-180-millions-d-euros-cette-annee_4601327_1651302.html #health

2015-03-26 #managing the #budget for #Olympic #Games – #Paris2024 http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2015/02/25/le-budget-des-jeux-olympiques-difficile-a-maitriser_4582953_4355770.html #programme #management

2015-03-26 #Facebook #Messenger opens to #ecommerce http://tecnologia.elpais.com/tecnologia/2015/03/25/actualidad/1427305544_961756.html #business #Internet

2015-03-25 #USA – end of #sanctions for companies trading with #Cuba http://www.lemonde.fr/ameriques/article/2015/03/25/levee-des-sanctions-americaines-contre-des-entreprises-commercant-avec-cuba_4600505_3222.html #business #diplomacy #America

2015-03-25 #UK – #O2 sold by #Telefonica to #Hutchison http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/03/24/actualidad/1427217849_831956.html #telco #business #EU #Europe

2015-03-23 #virtual #physical #grocery #store in #Korea : tap-and-buy, no need for baskets or trolleys – increase turnover #retail #innovation

2015-03-23 the #decline of the #Brazilian #Real worries #Argentina http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/03/22/actualidad/1427061587_446898.html #business #Brazil #trade #America

2015-03-23 #polymer #banknote s in #Scotland – from 2016 in #UK http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-32000610

2015-03-23 the #future of the #energy #industry http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/03/20/actualidad/1426874140_308827.html #oil #price #alternative #business

2015-03-22 after #Pirelli, there are still interesting business opportunities in #Italy http://www.lastampa.it/2015/03/22/economia/da-pechino-tre-miliardi-di-investimenti-litalia-la-meta-preferita-dopo-londra-FYvqMujnUmW1YbxIdRBanN/pagina.html


AFRICA

2015-03-28 #UN to support government of #Libya against #ISIS http://www.lemonde.fr/libye/article/2015/03/28/l-onu-affirme-son-soutien-au-gouvernement-libyen-contre-l-ei_4603119_1496980.html #security #Africa

2015-03-26 #Mali – quarrels between #narcos and #dijahi http://www.lemonde.fr/international/article/2015/03/25/dans-le-nord-du-mali-il-y-a-une-competition-entre-groupes-de-narcotrafiquants-et-djihadistes_4600958_3210.html #security #Africa

2015-03-25 new #kidnapping from #Boko #Haram http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/afrika/terrorismus-boko-haram-entfuehrt-hunderte-dorfbewohner-13504558.html #security #Africa


AMERICA

2015-03-25 #Russia and #Colombia expanding cooperation http://kommersant.ru/doc/2693955 #diplomacy #America

2015-03-23 #USA – #Cruz first #Republican #candidate http://www.lemonde.fr/ameriques/article/2015/03/23/etats-unis-ted-cruz-l-incendiaire-du-congres-candidat-a-l-investiture-republicaine_4599024_3222.html #politics #America


ASIA AND PACIFIC

2015-03-28 #Arab #countries to create their own #NATO ? http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/27/actualidad/1427468272_177866.html #security #Asia #Africa

2015-03-28 #Yemen – #Turkey join forces with #Saudi #Arabia #USA #support http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/naher-osten/krieg-im-jemen-amerikaner-retten-saudische-piloten-vor-kueste-des-jemen-13510667.html #security #Asia

2015-03-28 #Yemen – #Saudi #Arabia quarrel with #Iran http://kommersant.ru/doc/2697131 and http://www.lemonde.fr/proche-orient/article/2015/03/27/l-arabie-saoudite-continue-ses-bombardements-au-yemen-et-s-en-prend-a-l-iran_4603090_3218.html #security #Asia

2015-03-28 #Irak #Iraq shopping for #weapons in #Russia http://kommersant.ru/doc/2697125 #security #Asia

2015-03-28 #Turkey will allow to fire on protesters http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/27/actualidad/1427474309_385787.html #politics #Asia

2015-03-28 #China and the #new #regional #order http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/asien/asien-chinas-praesident-will-eine-neue-regionale-ordnung-13510698.html #diplomacy #Asia

2015-03-27 #Yemen – #Saudi #Arabia led intervention continues http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/26/actualidad/1427387639_610597.html #reactions http://kommersant.ru/doc/2695001 #security #Asia

2015-03-27 #Syria – #AlQaeda http://www.lemonde.fr/proche-orient/article/2015/03/27/al-qaida-progresse-dans-une-ville-cle-du-nord-ouest-de-la-syrie_4602419_3218.html #Assad http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/syrien-assad-zeigt-sich-offen-fuer-gespraeche-mit-amerika-13508645.html #security #Asia

2015-03-26 #Yemen – #Saudi #Arabia leads coalition http://www.lemonde.fr/proche-orient/article/2015/03/26/l-arabie-saoudite-lance-une-operation-militaire-en-soutien-au-president-du-yemen_4601324_3218.html #offensive http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/26/actualidad/1427327690_787380.html on the ground http://kommersant.ru/doc/2694387 #security #Asia

2015-03-26 #Irak #Iraq – #USA extends bombing against #ISIS to #Tikrit http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/25/actualidad/1427321343_417359.html #security #Asia

2015-03-25 #Afghanistan – #USA will postpone withdrawal of troops http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/24/actualidad/1427228360_107462.html #security #Asia

2015-03-25 #Yemen – a negotiation proposed http://kommersant.ru/doc/2693896 #Saudi #Arabia #army on the border http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/naher-osten/naher-osten-saudi-arabien-marschiert-an-grenze-zum-jemen-auf-13504577.html #security #diplomacy #Asia

2015-03-23 #Yemen – #rebels #offensive http://www.lemonde.fr/proche-orient/article/2015/03/22/yemen-le-conseil-de-securite-de-l-onu-se-reunit-dimanche_4598648_3218.html #security #Asia


EUROPE

2015-03-26 incidentalmente: l’anti-corruzione sarà in aula il I aprile 🙂 http://www.lastampa.it/2015/03/25/italia/politica/in-italia-la-corruzione-percepita-al-il-dato-pi-elevato-di-tutta-larea-ocse-bsYMJtwL45Bog5RtnYEJ2O/pagina.html #Italy #corruption

2015-03-26 #Italy se non riesci ad evitare che avvenga, lo legalizzi 🙂 dall’ispirarsi ad UK e USA, all’Ungheria http://www.lastampa.it/2015/03/25/italia/politica/decreto-antiterrorismo-cos-la-polizia-potr-accedere-ai-dati-dei-pc-degli-italiani-r8q16JkWdhDSVnavwVyMnK/pagina.html #privacy #NSA

2015-03-25 #Spain – #lessons for #Podemos from #elections http://www.lemonde.fr/europe/article/2015/03/24/podemos-et-les-cinq-lecons-du-scrutin-andalou_4600264_3214.html #politics #EU #Europe

2015-03-25 #UK #elections – #PM #Cameron promises to leave office in 2020 if reelected http://kommersant.ru/doc/2693580 #politics #EU #Europe

2015-03-23 #France – #elections http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/22/actualidad/1427017115_701869.html #Sarkozy’s #UMP at 36%, #FN at 25% http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/europa/rechtsextreme-in-frankreich-ueberraschend-schwach-sarkozys-ump-gewinnt-13499705.html #politics #EU #Europe


SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

2015-03-27 #Spain – #Barcelona – #3D #printing to complete #Sagrada #Familia ? http://www.lemonde.fr/culture/article/2015/03/26/la-sagrada-familia-devrait-pouvoir-etre-achevee-grace-aux-imprimantes-3d_4602336_3246.html #manufacturing #construction #business

2015-03-26 the #map that #changed the world http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/03/25/see-the-famous-map-that-changed-the-world/?tid=sm_fb #history

2015-03-26 #Richard III finds a resting place in #UK http://www.lemonde.fr/europe/article/2015/03/26/enterrement-de-richard-iii-en-angleterre-cinq-siecles-apres-sa-mort_4601347_3214.html #forensic #DNA #history #EU #Europe

2015-03-25 #Mars – #curiosity looking for sign of life-supporting components http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wissen/marsrover-entdeckt-stickstoffverbindungen-13503674.html #space #science #exobiology

2015-03-23 #Ebola turning into #endemic ? http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/03/22/actualidad/1427030515_601641.html #MSF criticizes #WHO http://www.lemonde.fr/sante/article/2015/03/23/ebola-msf-fustige-la-reponse-trop-lente-de-l-oms_4598976_1651302.html #health #Africa

2015-03-23 #Telefonica will increase 3x Internet speed http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/03/22/actualidad/1427052920_899705.html #telco #technology #broadband

2015-03-23 #3D #printing gets #Big #Bertha http://3dprintingindustry.com/2015/03/19/bertha-plans-to-3d-print-4000x-faster-1000x-bigger-50x-cheaper-than-the-competition/ #manufacturing #technology

2015-03-23 #light and #textile s – the next #fashion #innovation http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wissen/lichtfasern-in-textilien-leuchtreklame-auf-den-leib-geschneidert-13499669.html #manufacturing #oled #fiber #optic

2015-03-23 #Dawn sliding into orbit with #Ceres – ETA : April http://www.slate.com/blogs/bad_astronomy/2015/03/22/ceres_new_pictures_will_come_soon.html?wpsrc=fol_fb #science #space #ion #propulsion


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  • the main geographic areas of reference are Africa, America, Asia and Pacific, Europe, World, i.e. news about Libya are within the “Africa” section, those about Syria under “Asia and Pacific”, and those about Turkey could be in both (depending on what is about- e.g. when dealing with Europe, Europe, when dealing with other regions, Asia)
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