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15 ноября, 04:24

China starts nationwide supervisory system reform

New supervision commissions will be subject to the centralized and unified leadership of the Party and supervise all exercising public power, said Zhao Leji, China's anti-graft chief, on Saturday.

31 октября, 20:18

Puerto Rico calls on U.S. utilities to help restore power

(Reuters) - It took almost six weeks, but Puerto Rico has finally called on U.S. mainland utilities to help restore power after Hurricane Maria knocked out electric service to all of the U.S. territory's 3.4 million residents.

30 октября, 19:02

WESCO (WCC) Surpasses Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

WESCO International's (WCC) strong third-quarter results were driven by strength across all end markets and geographies, improved sales execution and positive pricing.

13 октября, 21:26

Some reasons why the electricity in Puerto Rico is not working

The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) declined to ask for help from mainland electric utilities in the days after Hurricane Maria, instead turning to a small Montana-based contractor to carry out grid restoration practices. Earlier this week, PREPA CEO Ricardo Ramos told E&E News that his bankrupt utility did not reach out to munis on […] The post Some reasons why the electricity in Puerto Rico is not working appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

29 июня, 00:28

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Voulez-Vous Marcher Avec Moi?

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President Trump accepted French President Emmanuel Macron’s invitation to visit Paris on Bastille Day next month.

28 июня, 19:41

Греция говорит, что необходимо активизировать приватизацию

Греция должна активизировать свою программу приватизации, сказал в среду заместитель министра финансов Джордж Чоулиаракис. Приватизация стала основной составляющей международной финансовой помощи страны с 2010 года, но она принесла лишь 3,4 млрд. евро доходов из-за политического сопротивления и волокиты. "Нам нужно многое сделать, особенно улучшить бизнес-среду ... быть более настойчивыми в продвижении прямых инвестиций, ускорении базы программы приватизации", - сказал Чоулиаракис на конференции в Афинах. Греция намерена привлечь 4,4 млрд. евро по программе приватизации в 2017-18 годах. Крупные лоты на этот год включают продажу 66-процентной доли в газовой сети страны DESFA и 67-процентную долю в ее втором по величине порту Салоники. Агентство приватизации страны также ищет консультантов по использованию государственных акций в семи крупных компаниях, включая государственную энергетическую корпорацию Public Power Corp., Международный аэропорт Афин и телекоммуникационного оператора OTE. Информационно-аналитический отдел ТелеТрейдИсточник: FxTeam

28 июня, 19:27

Is Big Philanthropy Compatible With Democracy?

A Stanford professor argues that it’s largely not—but that it could be reformed to promote equality, rather than undermine it.

28 июня, 15:37

Греция хочет активизировать процесс приватизации

Греция должна активизировать свою программу приватизации, заявил в среду заместитель министра финансов страны Георгиос Чулиаракис, пишет Reuters.

21 июня, 19:01

State Grid seals Greek power deal

STATE Grid Corp of China, the country’s biggest utility, said yesterday that it had completed purchase of a 24 percent stake in Greek power grid operator ADMIE. The 320-million-euro (US$357 million)

18 июня, 14:27

Why This Part of Coal Country Loves Solar Power

Whitley County sits atop a seam of coal crucial to making solar panels and smart phones. So why isn’t the mine open?

30 мая, 15:11

WESCO (WCC) Down 1.9% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

WESCO (WCC) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

16 мая, 22:53

Some Notes on Eric Miller's Review of "Public Intellectuals in the Global Arena"...

**Eric Miller**: _The Unnamed Behemoth: Review of "Public Intellectuals in the Global Arena" _: "Deep learning eloquently brought to bear on the contemporary moment has, quite evidently, not been enough to shore up the aging foundations of our republic... >...And a live-from-the-West-Wing Twitter feed is not likely to advance our fortunes, either.... Is the liberal democratic tradition up to the challenge—the challenge of disciplining an economic order that exists not to prosper democracy but itself? On such crucial questions this volume sounds an uncertain note—and a rather quiet uncertain note at that.... No thoroughgoing leftists (seemingly) number among the contributors—none, that is, disposed to warn of enlarging catastrophic conflict between democracy and capital... (1) But I thought I had done so! Was I too elliptical? "[Wealth imbalances alone][] produce a situation in which... market systems go horribly, dreadfully, diabolically wrong. Consider the Bengal famine.... And what of the British state that ruled India, and was responsible for checking to see whether the incentives the market system was providing really were the incentives that we wanted people to responding to? Prime Minister Winston Churchill sent a telegram, asking: if it were really true that there was famine in India, why was...

02 мая, 18:39

WESCO (WCC) Surpasses Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

WESCO International, Inc.'s (WCC) first-quarter 2017 adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of 76 cents beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 5.6% or 4 cents.

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02 мая, 14:33

Греция соглашается продать угольные электростанции и шахты (источник в правительстве). (Korkin)

Правительство Греции согласилось с требованием кредиторов по поводу продажи угольных электростанций и добывающих предприятий.По сообщению информированного источника, власти намерены реализовать, приблизительно, 40% активов контролируемой государством  Public Power Corp. 30 комментариев

26 апреля, 21:00

Atlanta's Controversial 'Cityhood' Movement

Recent border battles have once again redrawn the lines of the metro area.

26 апреля, 21:00

Atlanta's Controversial 'Cityhood' Movement

Recent border battles have once again redrawn the lines of the metro area.

06 апреля, 19:12

Greece's dark age of austerity

Greece's biggest power utility Public Power Corporation, one of the assets earmarked for part-privatisation under the country's third bailout, is toiling under 2.6 billion euros of unpaid bills as poverty-stricken Greeks struggle to get by in Greece's eight-year economic crisis. Laura Frykberg reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation for speed, accuracy, and impact while providing exclusives, incisive commentary and forward-looking analysis. http://reuters.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Reuters https://plus.google.com/u/0/s/reuters https://twitter.com/Reuters

29 марта, 14:32

Греция договорилась с кредиторами о реформах

Греция достигла соглашения с кредиторами о ключевых реформах в сфере труда, сокращения расходов и энергетики, приблизившись к заключению сделки перед встречей министров финансов еврозоны, которая пройдет 7 апреля, сообщает Reuters со ссылкой на источники.

08 марта, 13:36

The Obama Idea to Save Coal Country

It was embraced by Republicans but blocked by other Republicans. Will it get a second chance?

01 марта, 17:05

Why Is WESCO (WCC) Down 6.2% Since the Last Earnings Report?

WESCO (WCC) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.