The EU planned economy and the oil price cap

Guest Commentary by Dr. Karin Kneissl Crude oil is the global commodity par excellence, no other raw material moves across the globe every day like crude oil, the lubricant of industry for almost 100 years. Crude oil is transported by tanker or pipeline, but if the worst comes to the worst it can also be […]

“Good news for the US economy”: Péter Szijjártó on the looming recession in Europe — RT DE

26 Nov 2022 7:49 am Against the background of the Ukraine conflict and the sanctions against Russia, the European economy is heading towards a recession, said Hungary’s Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó. It is absolutely clear that it is the USA that will benefit from this. At a press conference on Friday, Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter […]

Ex-head of the Munich Security Conference calls for a war economy for Germany — RT DE

21 Nov 2022 10:46 p.m In an interview with Springer-Blatt Bild, the former head of the Munich Security Conference, Wolfgang Ischinger, called for a “war economy” for Germany. He complained that almost no funds had flowed from the special fund of 100 billion euros for the Bundeswehr. The former head of the Munich Security Conference, […]

“US geopolitics destroy German economy” — RT DE

6 Nov 2022 3:01 pm In Düsseldorf, several hundred demonstrators called for the end of arms deliveries to Ukraine, the end of sanctions against Russia, peace negotiations and security of energy supplies. The police did not impose any conditions and limited themselves to securing the demonstration procession. Several hundred people took part in an anti-government […]

Fragmentation of the world economy would have devastating consequences for developing countries — RT EN

15 Oct 2022 3:27 pm The director of the IMF, Kristalina Georgiewa, warned that globalization had made a significant contribution to the development successes of the last few decades. These are threatened by a geopolitically induced fragmentation of the economy. Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kristalina Georgieva said on Friday that there […]

Russian economy has already bottomed out — RT DE

10 Oct 2022 21:12 The Russian Prime Minister expects the Russian economy to return to growth at the beginning of next year. Economics Minister Habeck and Commission President von der Leyen still believe that the collapse of the Russian economy is imminent. During his visit to the second Caspian Economic Forum, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail […]

Introduction of the planned economy? EU wants to force companies to produce certain products in the event of a crisis — RT DE

19 Sep 2022 9:21 p.m The EU Commission has presented a new package of measures to deal with future crises. The initiative aims to prevent the collapse of the internal market in crisis situations. Also because Brussels will be able to intervene in entrepreneurial freedom in the future. On Monday, the EU Commission presented a […]