Tag Archives: crisis

MPs quiz hacking police, EU revives buyback program, and Ground Zero site to make public debut

12 Jul

BBC: MPs quiz hacking police Senior police officers face questions before the Home Affairs Committee about the way they handled investigations into phone hacking. Bloomberg: EU revives buyback idea as crisis hits Italy As exploding bond yields in Italy and Spain brought the crisis closer to the heart of the […]

Hacking: Could Murdoch exit Britain altogether? European debt contagion spreads to Italy.

12 Jul

The Guardian: The Brown files – how Murdoch papers targeted ex-pm’s family Journalists from across News International repeatedly targeted the former prime minister Gordon Brown, attempting to access his voicemail and obtaining information from his bank account and legal file as well as his family’s medical records. The Independent: As […]

Hacking scandal and its impact on Murdoch’s News Corp., Portugal’s downgrade, Zuckerberg and more

7 Jul

The Daily Telegraph: Families of war dead hacked News of the World investigator had details of bereaved relations. More crime victims names as possible targets. The Independent: Murdoch empire in crisis Latest hacking claims put BSKYB takeover in jeopardy; prime Minister concedes need for public inquiry; major advertisers desert the […]

Ireland unveils bailout plan

24 Nov

Jan Zika: Irská vláda představila úsporný plán. Do roku 2014 má snížit deficit veřejných financí pod 3 procenta HDP ze současných 12 procent. Na výdajích chce kabinet během čtyř let ušetřit 10 miliard eur. Počítá se s vyšším zdaněním fyzických osob a také s růstem spotřebních daní o dvě procenta. To by mělo rozpočet posílit o téměř dvě miliardy eur. Tímto plánem se Irsko přiblížilo k získání 85 miliard od Evropské unie a Mezinárodního měnového fondu. — SB: Brian Cowen, […]

Rozhovor Jana Ziky s Charlesem Robertsonem

30 Sep

Rozhovor Jana Ziky s Charlesem Robertsonem, hlavním ekonomem ING pro rozvíjející se trhy Evropy, Středního východu a Afriky

Jan Zika talks to Charlie Robertson

30 Sep

Jan Zika talks to Charles Robertson, ING Chief Economist Emerging Europe, Middle East and Africa