Archive for January, 2011

Oil over $100 as Egypt protests intensify

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mubarak names new cabinet but focus moves to fears on reliability of Suez Canal crude flows and price volatility View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Oil surges as Egypt protests intensify

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mubarak names new cabinet but focus moves to fears on reliability of Suez Canal crude flows and price volatility View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Oil breaches $100 amid turmoil in Egypt

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Benchmark Brent crude breached $100 per barrel for the first time in more than two years as turmoil in Egypt injected supply worries into a gradually tightening oil market View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Eurozone inflation hits 2.4% in January

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Eurozone inflation pushes further above the European Central Bank’s target in January, exacerbating its discomfort in the wake of strong rises in oil and food prices View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Egypt protesters maintain pressure

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Thousands of demonstrators remain camped out in Egypt’s capital as the military steps up its presence and Moody’s downgrades Egypt’s sovereign rating View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Protests in Egypt enter seventh day

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Egyptian protesters were camped out in central Cairo, the seventh day of anti-government demonstrations and vowed to stay until they had toppled President Hosni Mubarak. View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Banks keep close eye on Barclays’ cocos plan

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

European regulators, particularly in Switzerland, are fans of cocos – instruments that convert into equity in situations of financial crisis – as a way to boost capital View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Time to end the Arab exception

| January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mubarak regime is at the centre of a network of regional strongmen the west has backed to secure stability in a neuralgic region, oil supplies and the safety of Israel View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Cairo residents fear for security

| January 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tensions have risen in Cairo amid reports of looting and jail breaks. Civilians have formed groups and set up checkpoints in efforts to protect their homes from criminals View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Opposition rejects new faces in regime

| January 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Thousands of Egyptians descended on Cairo’s Tahrir square, the focal point of protests on Sunday, undeterred by a curfew and even by the helicopters and fighter jets View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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