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Latest update : 2011-06-29

IMF: Changing of Lagarde (part 2)

Christine Lagarde may be the first woman to run the International Monetary Fund, but is it the same "old boys' club" of Europeans in charge? Either way, panellists warn of the baptism of fire that awaits with Greece, where Sony Kapoor warns "the Fund’s credibility is at stake".

  • Romain RANCIERE. Former Economist at the IMF; Professor of Economics, Paris School of Economics.
  • Tarik MOUAKIL. Economist - Terra Nova.
  • Sony KAPOOR. Managing Director, Re-Define (re-define.org) - from Brussels.

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2015-01-29 IMF

The true cost of cheap oil: Barrel price hits 6-year low (part 2)

At $45 a barrel, world oil prices are now nearing a six-year low. Food prices have actually dropped here in Europe, whilst airlines are slashing ticket prices. But...

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2015-01-29 oil

The true cost of cheap oil: Barrel price hits 6-year low (part 1)

At $45 a barrel, world oil prices are now nearing a six-year low. Food prices have actually dropped here in Europe, whilst airlines are slashing ticket prices. But...

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2015-01-28 Hassan Nasrallah

New escalation: Cross-border shelling between Israel and Lebanon (part 2)

There's another fire to put out in the Middle East. Israel has responded to a Hezbollah rocket attack that hit a convoy by firing at least 50 artillery shells into Lebanon....

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2015-01-28 Lebanon

New escalation: Cross-border shelling between Israel and Lebanon (part 1)

There's another fire to put out in the Middle East. Israel has responded to a Hezbollah rocket attack that hit a convoy by firing at least 50 artillery shells into Lebanon....

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2015-01-27 Barack Obama

Obama in Saudi Arabia: Oil diplomacy triumphs in face of human rights abuses (part 2)

Barack Obama has cut short a three-day trip to India to pay respects to the new monarch of Saudi Arabia after the death of King Abdullah. The high-powered delegation includes a...

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