A week after protests in Kasserine spiraled out of control leading to violent clashes and spreading concern across the country, the IRI Tunisia team hit the road to meet with citizens and civil society organizations to discuss the state of Tunisia’s democratic transition.
Stock markets are charging; bonds defaulting. Holiday spending was weak, but January exports boomed. State-owned companies, and contradictory industrial and monetary policies are muddying performance measures. They betray a growth engine driving in two directions at once.
Midwestern producers will place a bet on talks between Washington and Beijing, when planting begins. Even with a deal, they face stockpiles and fewer soy-eating pigs in China, after an outbreak of disease. Worse, the spat has taught their top buyer it can live without U.S. supply.
SAO PAULO/DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it will close its oldest factory in Brazil and exit its heavy commercial truck business in South America, a move that could cost more than 2,700 jobs as part of a restructuring meant to end losses around the world. Ford previously said the
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