P.O. Cristiano Ronaldo ALL – Maurizio Sarri ZERO

P.O. I admit it is not easy to coach the best player that ever existed, which is what Cristiano Ronaldo is.Simply the best ever!But Mr Maurizio Sarri should have remembered that Mr Cristiano Ronaldo is the World’s Number One person in terms of recognition.And who is Mr Sarri…?No one.Cristiano Ronaldo proved he is above the … Continue reading P.O. Cristiano Ronaldo ALL – Maurizio Sarri ZERO

(BBG) Hong Kong Expects First Annual Recession Since Global Financial Crisis

(BBG)  City sees economy contracting 1.3% amid local social incidents  Consumer price inflation estimated higher on China pork supply Explore what’s moving the global economy in the new season of the Stephanomics podcast. Subscribe via Apple Podcast, Spotify or Pocket Cast. Hong Kong revised down its estimate for economic growth this year as political unrest grips the city, with … Continue reading (BBG) Hong Kong Expects First Annual Recession Since Global Financial Crisis

(EUobserver) Germany: EU banking union deal possible in December

(EUobserver) German finance minister Olaf Scholz said at a press conference in Berlin that the idea of a banking union is moving forward and that an agreement might be possible in December, Bloomberg reports. “The time of the new presidency and the new commission of the European Union is the time to get all the … Continue reading (EUobserver) Germany: EU banking union deal possible in December

(CNBC) Europe is not headed for a ‘digital war’ with the US, Dutch minister says

(CNBC) Europe is concerned that some U.S. tech companies may not be taking the proper steps needed to protect the personal information of its citizens, Raymond Knops, minister of the interior and kingdom relations in the Netherlands, said. But that does not mean Europe and the United States are headed for a “digital war”, he … Continue reading (CNBC) Europe is not headed for a ‘digital war’ with the US, Dutch minister says

(ZH) World’s Ultra-Rich Preparing For Market Crash, UBS Warns

(ZH) A synchronized global slowdown, with no end in sight, has spooked some of the wealthiest investors around the world, according to a new survey from UBS Wealth Management, seen by Bloomberg. UBS polled wealthy investors, who are preparing for a significant stock market correction by the end of next year.  In the survey of more than … Continue reading (ZH) World’s Ultra-Rich Preparing For Market Crash, UBS Warns

(Forbes) 10 Best Country Hotels in Portugal

(Forbes) Lisbon and Porto have obvious charms. But now, as Portugal is having its moment in the spotlight, need to go beyond the cities. The country is dotted with rustic farmhouses-turned-very comfortable retreats. These are places to slow way down, appreciate rugged nature and rigorously simple design, and feel at home. (And thank you to Lounge … Continue reading (Forbes) 10 Best Country Hotels in Portugal

(DN) Mais de 45 mil judeus pediram nacionalidade portuguesa

(DN) Milhares de descendentes de judeus expulsos de Portugal pela Inquisição nos séculos XV e XVI estão a resgatar séculos de história e a recuperar a perdida nacionalidade portuguesa roubada aos seus antepassados. BEST OF DN 2018“Portugal, ao expulsar os judeus, deu mundos ao mundo. E ficou a perder” MUNDOJudeus de origem portuguesa foram fundadores … Continue reading (DN) Mais de 45 mil judeus pediram nacionalidade portuguesa

(BBG) Lifestyle Farming Is the Latest Addictive Hobby for Banker Types

(BBG) Mangalitsa hogs. During the week, Chris Andersen runs his Manhattan investment banking firm, G.C. Andersen Partners LLC, from behind a desk that’s a replica of one owned by Lorenzo de’ Medici. On the weekends, he heads to his farm in New Jersey, where he shovels out corn cobs and bruised watermelons to feed his … Continue reading (BBG) Lifestyle Farming Is the Latest Addictive Hobby for Banker Types

P.O. (BBG) Unprecedented Hong Kong Chaos Raises Fears About What’s Next

P.O. People around the World have finally came to the conclusion that HK’s hand over to mainland China was flawed one and a terrible mistake made by all parties involved. Hong Kong, as we knew it,is no more. It’s gone forever. Whether we like it, or not. And regardless if Beijing likes it, or not. … Continue reading P.O. (BBG) Unprecedented Hong Kong Chaos Raises Fears About What’s Next

(ZH) Feds Launch Investigation Into Google’s Secretive “Project Nightingale”

(ZH) Big Tech can’t seem to go one month without becoming involved in some new data privacy scandal, but this time, Google parent Alphabet has outdone itself. Yesterday, WSJ broke a story about a deal between Alphabet and Ascension Health System, a Catholic non-profit that operates hospitals and nursing homes in 21 states and Washington DC. Ascension has more … Continue reading (ZH) Feds Launch Investigation Into Google’s Secretive “Project Nightingale”

(Reuters) Lithium producers hit by first big downturn of electric vehicle era

(Reuters) LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The burgeoning lithium industry, which produces the powerhouse metal used to make electric vehicle (EV) batteries, has entered its first major downturn, an unwelcome bruising for investors eager to help combat climate change.FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows the brine pools of SQM lithium mine on the Atacama salt flat … Continue reading (Reuters) Lithium producers hit by first big downturn of electric vehicle era