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MIL-OSI China: China’s foreign trade up 11.1% in first 11 months

By   /  December 9, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, ASEAN, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, CTF, DJF, English, European Union, Exports, Imports, Japan, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI 1, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PRC State Government, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI China: China’s foreign trade up 11.1% in first 11 months

Source: China State Council Information Office China’s goods trade rose 11.1 percent year on year to 27.88 trillion yuan (about 4 trillion U.S. dollars) in the first 11 months this year, customs data showed Saturday. The value has already exceeded the total foreign trade registered last year, said the General Administration of Customs (GAC) in […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Brexit Committee’s united verdict on the Prime Minister’s deal: Uncertainty, not clarity

By   /  December 9, 2018  /  AM-NC, Brexit, British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, committeenews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, European Union, europeanunion, exitingtheeuropeanunion, Exports, great britain, houseofcommons, Immigration, Imports, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Brexit Committee’s united verdict on the Prime Minister’s deal: Uncertainty, not clarity

Source: British Parliament News 09 December 2018 The Committee on Exiting the European Union publishes its report on the Government’s EU Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration. The Report – agreed unanimously – says that the Prime Minister’s deal fails to offer sufficient clarity or certainty for the future of the UK. Uncertainty still remains over […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Humanitarian assistance continues to prevent a massive human catastrophe in Yemen but it is not enough

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, fish, Fisheries, Global Bodies, Imports, KB, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, United Nations, World Health Organisation, Yemen  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Humanitarian assistance continues to prevent a massive human catastrophe in Yemen but it is not enough

Source: World Food Programme UN agencies warn that an urgent scale up of humanitarian assistance is needed to save lives As many as 20 million Yemenis are food insecure in the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Already, 15.9 million people wake up hungry, according to the latest Integrated food security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis (http://www.ipcinfo.org/fileadmin/user_upload/ipcinfo/docs/1_IPC_Yemen_AF…), which […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer to a written question – VP/HR – European Parliament resolution on Cambodia, notably the case of Kem Sokha – concrete timetable for visa and trade sanctions according to Article 19 GSP and EBA – E-004666/2018(ASW)

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, Answer to a written question, Asia, Asia Pacific, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Exports, Imports, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer to a written question – VP/HR – European Parliament resolution on Cambodia, notably the case of Kem Sokha – concrete timetable for visa and trade sanctions according to Article 19 GSP and EBA – E-004666/2018(ASW)

Source: European Parliament On 30 July 2018, the European External Action Service (EEAS) issued a Spokesperson Statement which underlined that: ‘the lack of genuine electoral competition and the absence of an inclusive political process mean that the 29 July election is not representative of the democratic will of the Cambodian electorate, and therefore its outcome lacks credibility.’ The […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: At a Glance – Argentina: Economic indicators and trade with EU – 07-12-2018

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, Argentina, Brazil, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Exports, Fiscal Updates, Imports, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: At a Glance – Argentina: Economic indicators and trade with EU – 07-12-2018

Source: European Parliament Argentina: Economic indicators and trade with EU 07-12-2018 In 2017, Argentina’s economy continued its gradual recovery from major macroeconomic imbalances with a GDP per capita growth rate of 2.9% thanks to austerity measures and a comprehensive reform agenda. However, inflation at 25.7% and unemployment at 8.5% remained high. Whereas economic fundamentals were […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – The use of used cooking oil (UCO) to meet biofuels obligations – P-006146/2018

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, Crude, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Exploration, Gas, Imports, KB, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Trade, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – The use of used cooking oil (UCO) to meet biofuels obligations – P-006146/2018

Source: European Parliament The use of biofuels and their source materials is an issue of upmost importance to EU Member States. In this regard, the state agency responsible for monitoring the Republic of Ireland’s Biofuels Obligation Scheme indicated, in its most recent report, that ‘almost 63 % of all the biofuel placed on the market in […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: First Ministers meet to discuss economic growth and jobs for Canadians

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, america, Americas, Business, Canada, Commerce, Crude, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Exploration, Exports, Gas, Global Economy, Government of Canada, Health, Imports, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Prime Minister of Canada, Shipping, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: First Ministers meet to discuss economic growth and jobs for Canadians

Source: Prime Minister of Canada – MIL OSI Canada’s First Ministers met today to discuss ways to strengthen economic growth and create jobs for the middle class by diversifying Canada’s international trade, promoting clean growth, and strengthening trade between provinces and territories. Following the meeting, First Ministers issued the following joint communiqué: “Today First Ministers […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Pascrell Decries Ballooning Trade Deficit

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, america, Americas, China, CTF, DJF, English, Exports, Imports, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Trade, United States, United States House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives - Congressman Bill Pascrell (9th District of NEW JERSEY), United States of America, US Congress, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Pascrell Decries Ballooning Trade Deficit

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Bill Pascrell (9th District of NEW JERSEY) Dec 7, 2018 Press Release Ties to chaotic Trump trade policies WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, issued a statement on reports that the United […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Brainard, Assessing Financial Stability over the Cycle

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Banking, Banking and Finance, Brexit, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, Crude, CTF, DJF, Economic Indicators, Economics, Economy, Employment, England, English, Environment, Exploration, Exports, Fiscal Updates, Gas, Global Economy, Imports, Inflation, Investment, Italy, Japan, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, Monetary Policy, Oil, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Republic of Korea, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Speech, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom, United States, United States of America, US Foreign Exchange, US Official Cash Rate, US Official Internet Rates, US State of New York, US State of New York Federal Reserve, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Brainard, Assessing Financial Stability over the Cycle

Source: US State of New York Federal Reserve Financial stability is integral to achieving the Federal Reserve’s objectives of full employment and price stability. We need only look back a decade to see the dramatic damage from financial vulnerabilities that increase unchecked: Millions of Americans lost their livelihoods and their homes, business losses and failures […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: Ontario Scraps the Green Energy Act

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Business, Canada, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, Exports, Government of Ontario, Imports, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: Ontario Scraps the Green Energy Act

Source: Government of Ontario Will protect consumers, restore municipal authority over energy projects TORONTO — Ontario’s Government for the People is delivering on its promise to repeal the Green Energy Act, 2009, that led to the disastrous feed-in-tariff program and skyrocketing electricity rates for Ontario families. “The Green Energy Repeal Act eliminates a piece of […]

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