#weekly #multilingual #news #digest n. 2015/11 – 2015-05-03

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#news and #comments #digest (@robertolofaro) for 2015-XX-XX to 2015-XX-XX

BUSINESS

20150502 #football , #business and #Eurasian #diplomacy – the #Milan #FCMilan #negotiation http://www.ilsole24ore.com/art/finanza-e-mercati/2015-05-02/milan-l-attesa-e-finita-berlusconi-accetta-l-offerta-mrbee–114547.shtml?uuid=ABQ7bPZD #Berlusconi #China

20150501 Reviewed #Big #data by Mayer-Schönberger and Cukier http://www.librarything.com/work/14284280/reviews/118043048_202523589 … #BYOD #IoT

20150430 #Twitter debacle doesn’t show a trend for tech stocks http://www.faz.net/aktuell/finanzen/aktien/heikle-technologieaktien-twitter-verliert-an-wert-13566619.html … #business #Internet

20150430 #interview with #Tommy #Hilfiger on his career http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/04/29/icon/1430304728_388196.html … #entertainment #media #fashion #marketing #branding

20150430 85 #million #Euro #needed for #Chernobil http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/wirtschaftspolitik/finanzierung-fuer-neue-tschernobyl-schutzhuelle-gesichert-13566811.html … #details http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/04/29/actualidad/1430338845_074492.html … #nuclear #energy #Ukraine #Europe

20150429 #Russia and #USA exchange accusations of violating #nuclear #weapons #treaties http://kommersant.ru/doc/2718579 #security #diplomacy #world

20150429 #Turkey quarrels with #Russia on #Crimea http://kommersant.ru/doc/2719059 #politics #diplomacy #Europe

20150429 #emergency #call on #cars in #Europe from 2018 http://www.faz.net/aktuell/technik-motor/auto-verkehr/eu-parlament-beschliesst-ecall-pflicht-fuer-alle-neuwagen-13563842.html … #EU #Europe

20150429 #profiling #startup #founders http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/04/27/actualidad/1430149155_088021.html … #business #innovation #social

20150429 #Crowdfounding in #Europe – #Kickstarter in #Germany http://www.faz.net/aktuell/finanzen/aktien/crowdfunding-plattform-kickstarter-kommt-nach-deutschland-13562265.html?printPagedArticle=true#pageIndex_2 … #business #startup #Internet #EU #Europe

20150429 #Twitter down by 18% due to disappointing results – interesting #demographic #data http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/04/28/actualidad/1430256830_359274.html … #Internet #business

20150428 #UNESCO seeks to add #protecting #cultural #heritage as part of #peacekeeping http://www.lemonde.fr/international/article/2015/04/28/l-unesco-souhaite-inclure-la-protection-du-patrimoine-dans-les-missions-de-paix-de-l-onu_4623772_3210.html … #security #diplomacy #culture #world

20150428 #BanKiMoon #Renzi #Mogherini meet in #Sicily on #immigration http://www.lemonde.fr/europe/article/2015/04/27/migrants-en-mediterranee-ban-ki-moon-renzi-et-mogherini-au-large-de-la-sicile_4623747_3214.html … #EU Europe #Africa

20150428 #Spain offers to #India #weapons for 4bln EUR http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2015/04/27/actualidad/1430153194_543464.html … #business #security #EU #Europe #Asia

20150428 #DNI #Digital #News #Initiative from #Google and 8 #newspaper #publishers from #Europe http://www.faz.net/aktuell/feuilleton/medien/online-journalismus-google-und-acht-verlage-starten-digital-initiative-13562801.html … #media #Internet

20150428 #China is the second market for #Apple http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/04/27/actualidad/1430150143_336633.html … #technology #business

20150427 #Spain – #legislative #revision to #crowdfunding – up to 5mln EUR http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/04/26/actualidad/1430075327_640737.html … #business #EU #Europe

20150427 #marketing and #movies – the #Avengers , #Batman , #Superman http://www.lemonde.fr/cultures-web/article/2015/04/25/derriere-les-rencontres-de-superheros-une-vraie-logique-marketing_4620615_4409029.html … #social #business #entertainment

20150427 #Ariane5 launch with 2 satellites successful – #military and #civilian http://www.lemonde.fr/sciences/article/2015/04/27/ariane-5-lance-deux-satellites-avec-succes_4623015_1650684.html … #space #THOR7 #Sicral #business #EU #Europe


AFRICA

20150429 #Nigeria frees 293 women kidnapped by #Boko #Haram http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/04/28/actualidad/1430255215_706009.html … #security #Africa


AMERICA

20150430 #USA – new #cyberwar #strategy – focus on #China and #Russia http://kommersant.ru/doc/2720392 #security #America

20150430 #USA #elections – a #socialist #candidate for #President http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/wahlen-in-amerika-bekennender-sozialist-will-praesident-der-vereinigten-staaten-werden-13567325.html … #Sanders #politics #America

20150428 #USA to allow family members to pay ransom for hostages http://kommersant.ru/doc/2718095 #security #America


ASIA AND PACIFIC

20150502 China’s Secret Plan to Supplant the United States | The Diplomat http://thediplomat.com/2015/05/chinas-secret-plan-to-supplant-the-united-states/

20150430 #Nepal – #earthquake #costs could exceed #GDP http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2015/04/29/seisme-au-nepal-une-perte-economique-superieure-au-pib_4624928_4355770.html … #Asia

20150430 #Nepal – #social #networking to search missed people http://www.lemonde.fr/pixels/article/2015/04/29/depuis-l-europe-la-recherche-des-disparus-au-nepal-passe-par-les-reseaux-sociaux_4625150_4408996.html … #security #Internet #Asia

20150430 #Saudi #Arabia – reforms and altering the line of succession http://kommersant.ru/doc/2720078 #politics #Asia

20150428 #Asean in #China – #cricitism on the host for territorial dispute http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/asean-staaten-kritisieren-china-13562176.html … #security #diplomacy #Asia

20150428 #Nepal – #earthquake crisis still continues – contact numbers to offer help http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/04/27/actualidad/1430122472_147958.html … #security #environment #world

20150427 #Nepal – #earthquake – more than 3200 dead http://www.lemonde.fr/planete/article/2015/04/26/le-nepal-secoue-par-de-violentes-repliques_4622884_3244.html … #reporting http://kommersant.ru/doc/2717797 #environment #Asia

20150427 #Israel – #army attacks positions on the border with #Syria http://www.lemonde.fr/proche-orient/article/2015/04/26/l-armee-israelienne-frappe-la-frontiere-syrienne_4623011_3218.html … #security #Asia

20150427 #Kazakhstan – #elections – #Nazarbajev reelected with 97.5% http://www.lemonde.fr/asie-pacifique/article/2015/04/26/nazarbaiev-reelu-president-du-kazakhstan-avec-97-5-des-voix_4622998_3216.html … #politics #Asia


EUROPE

20150502 Fallece la bailarina hispano rusa Maya Plisetskaya a los 89 años http://bit.ly/1Perj0k

20150430 #Greece – #downgraded by #Moody’s http://www.lemonde.fr/europe/article/2015/04/30/moody-s-abaisse-la-note-de-la-grece-en-raison-des-incertitudes-sur-un-accord_4625405_3214.html … #EU #Europe

20150430 #Germany might have spied #France and #EU o.b.o. NSA http://www.lemonde.fr/vie-en-ligne/article/2015/04/29/l-allemagne-aurait-espionne-des-officiels-francais-et-europeens-pour-le-compte-de-la-nsa_4625388_4409015.html … #details http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/inland/bnd-affaere-frueher-war-alles-geheimer-13566171.html?printPagedArticle=true#pageIndex_2 … #security #Europe

20150430 #Georgia – government at risk http://kommersant.ru/doc/2720389 #politics #Europe

20150429 #EU will create a #counterterrorism #center http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/04/28/actualidad/1430239552_806291.html … #Europol #security #Europe

20150429 #UK #GDP slows down to +0.3% in 1st quarter http://www.lemonde.fr/economie/article/2015/04/28/ralentissement-surprise-du-pib-britannique-a-0-3-au-premier-trimestre_4624496_3234.html … #business #EU #Europe

20150429 #Greece – #State #TV #ERT back online http://www.lemonde.fr/actualite-medias/article/2015/04/29/grece-le-parlement-vote-le-retablissement-de-la-television-publique_4624695_3236.html … #politics #EU #Europe

20150429 in #Parlamento? salvate il #Presidente #Mattarella dall’imbarazzo- l’#Italicum è peggio della #Legge #Acerbo, e distante dal #Consultellum

20150428 #Greece – #Tsipras changes the negotiator http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/04/27/actualidad/1430146229_713615.html … #business #diplomacy #EU #Europe

20150428 #Germany – #senior #government #staff knew of #BND deals with #NSA http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/inland/spionage-leitende-mitarbeiter-im-kanzleramt-wussten-von-bnd-hilfe-fuer-nsa-13563089.html … #security #privacy #EU #Europe

20150427 the #emergency in #Greece http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/griechenland-in-not-tsipras-bittet-merkel-am-telefon-um-geld-13560884.html … #business #diplomacy #EU #Europe

20150427 #Spain – #elections – #PSOE and #Podemos #negotiating http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2015/04/26/actualidad/1430071721_485268.html … #politics #EU #Europe


SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

20150430 #4D #printing for #implants the #evolve http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/04/29/ciencia/1430317226_569732.html … #3D #manufacturing #health

20150430 the last flight of the #Yiqi http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/04/29/ciencia/1430319656_796229.html … #science #environment #dinosaurs #China

20150430 #Pluto might has a polar ice cap http://www.lemonde.fr/sciences/article/2015/04/30/pluton-pourrait-avoir-une-calotte-glaciaire-polaire-selon-la-nasa_4625406_1650684.html … #NASA #space

20150428 #Messenger about to hit #Mercury http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/04/27/ciencia/1430143267_590157.html … #space #science

20150428 #Chile – a new #vegetarian #Tirannosaurus http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/04/27/ciencia/1430144709_535144.html … #science

20150427 a #new #drug #against #Ebola http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wissen/medizin/versuch-mit-makaken-medikament-hilft-noch-drei-tage-nach-ebola-infektion-13556685.html

20150427 #Mammuth #DNA http://www.lemonde.fr/sciences/article/2015/04/24/l-adn-du-mammouth-reconstitue_4621919_1650684.html … #science #technology #biology


PUBLISHING GUIDELINES

  • generally, non-business and non- science/technology newslinks are posted within regional sections, leaving those that are concerning more than one region (e.g. UN-related) within the “World” section
  • 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)
  • within this weekly digest are shared only comments that I posted either on Facebook or Linkedin if associated with a newslink
  • I have no specific selection criteria: only what is interesting to me
  • I routinely use as sources few newspapers:El Pais, Le Monde, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Kommersant, and occasionally others (e.g. IEEE’s Spectrum about science&technology, and La Stampa or Il Sole 24 Ore for Italian and EU news, plus occasionally others)


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