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Russian Businessman Offers His Take On How To Energize The Russian Economy

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The Russian economy is reeling from economic and political repercussions. The economic reason for Russia's economic forecast being at or near 0% growth is the low price of oil. Russia is a major oil exporter. It accounts for a substantial portion of its revenues. The oil industry is also a major employer. The low oil prices have hurt Russian revenues which has reverberated outwards to other sectors of the economy in Russia. The political repercussions are are result of multi dimensional factors. The United States and the European Union have opposed Russia's annexation of the Crimea from Ukraine. Russia claims that the Crimeans voted to leave the Ukraine and join Russia instead in a referendum. The US and the EU also state that Russia is funding separatists in Eastern Ukraine who want to...

George Soros Views Ukraine as an Opportunity

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George Soros has embarked upon a comprehensive campaign to present Ukraine as a potential investment opportunity for European creditors. Soros has been a strong advocate for additional financial assistance to be given to Ukraine so that the country has a better shot of maintaining its independence from Russia and becoming a successful state. Of course, Soros understands that his proposals for further aid to Ukraine will be met with some resistance because of the economic toll they are perceived to have on European creditor countries. However, Soros argues that there is untold opportunity in making a long term investment in the future of Ukraine. As Soros explains, the fact that Ukrainian citizens were able to defend themselves from Russian aggression is nothing short of a miracle. This ...

George Soros Publishes His Own Plan For Handling The European Refugee Crisis

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The influx of refugees into the European Union, many of whom are escaping war torn Syria, has pushed the continent wide political group to the edge of collapse. In response to the problems the refugee crisis has caused the European Union and the latest plans unveiled by German Chancellor Angela Merkel the hedge fund billionaire George Soros has unveiled his own plans for handling the issue facing Europe; an essay by the financial expert has been published by CNBC and shows Soros is using his knowledge of the political climate in Europe and his financial skills to find the best possible solution to this ongoing problem. George Soros may now have a fortune of more than $25 billion because of his ultra successful hedge fund, but his personal history includes the Hungarian born financial ex...

Kyle Bass: Stooge Or Scrooge?

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One of the most cold-blooded things a person can do is make their personal fortune from the misfortune of others. It's seedy, it's underhanded, it's filthy, and it's wrong. And it's one way UsefulStooges shows Kyle Bass has been making millions in complete legality for a while now. In fact, Bass' disgusting practices are so abhorrent that United States congressmen have waxed bipartisan in their attempts to restrict his activities, but to no avail. Again: Bass is acting completely within the limits of the law. How is he doing this? Bass has an organization called CAD. CAD, which in itself seems indicative of undercurrent snark, stands for the Coalition for Affordable Drugs. It's their mission to force larger pharmaceutical companies into selling their medicine at reduced prices. Sometime...

Kevin Seawright Heading Community Development Efforts in Newark

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What was formerly the Brick City Development Corp. has re-branded and transformed into the Newark Community Economic Development Corporation in the Newark community of New Jersey. The rebranding and restructuring of the agency is allowing it to better serve the community according to a recent news article. The newly structured Newark CEDC is designed to help small business throughout the community. Extending their reach beyond what the former Brick City Development could, Newark CEDC is helping businesses out by offering small business loans. The company is especially looking to help minority and women owned small businesses and works with the Small Business Association to help small business owners achieve their goals. At the helm of Newark CEDC is Kevin Seawright, senior vice presiden...