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Black Gold: The Peaks and Troughs of the Oil Market
Economy Globe

Black Gold: The Peaks and Troughs of the Oil Market

Experts commented today that recent times have seen oil price volatility intensify, as indicated by the results of market fluctuations between the highs and the lows. During the session in question, the spot price per barrel of North American oil marker, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil, fell by US$3.35 […]

ALBA and the future of regional integration
Latin America Multiculture

ALBA and the future of regional integration

Since its formation in 2004, ALBA (Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas) has evolved significantly. Seven years on, the initiative has grown to include nine Latin American member countries from the Andean and Caribbean region. ‘ALBA and the Future of Regional Integration’ is a one-day conference organised by […]

6 billion ways
Movement United Kingdom

6 billion ways

The impact of the global economic crisis brought on by the corporate greed of the world’s largest banks, is now taking hold.  The financial crisis has resulted in deepening global poverty and unprecedented cuts to public services in Europe.   Due to take place on Saturday 5th March 2010, the […]

“Salud!”… health care heroes
Latin America Screen

“Salud!”… health care heroes

One year after the devastating earthquake that shook Haiti, many foreign contingents and aid agencies have left. However, Cuban health professionals are still there treating the people. These contributions and others made by the Cuban health professionals to international health care are highlighted in the film “Salud!” a screening of […]

Disruption in Luton
Globe United Kingdom

Disruption in Luton

A well known town north of London will soon face simultaneous rallies that threaten to upset the peace and normal life for a day as idealisms campaign against one another. One set of these idealisms is led by the English Defence League (EDL), an organisation which opposes what it believes […]