Donald Trump’s walling up the US manufacturing infrastructure

Mediapart is an independent left-leaning French online investigative and opinion journal created in 2008 by Edwy Plenel, former editor-in-chief of Le Monde. Mediapart, published in French, English and Spanish posted the following article written by AHMED HENNI and dated September 17, 2018, in French. It is all about Donald Trump’s walling up the US manufacturing infrastructure and in so doing is causing concerns all around. […]

Preparing for the on-coming Fourth Industrial Revolution

Posted on August 8th, 2018, this article by Jonny Williamson expands on the future of manufacturing possibilities of those countries that would be best at it in the future. Preparing for the on-coming Fourth Industrial Revolution will be rewarding through commercial opportunities to be gained, by these that are not surprisingly almost all from amongst […]

The Iranian economy facing American sanctions

The U.S. president twitted a new warning on August 7, 2018, to all still trading countries with Iran, after the reinstatement of sanctions against Tehran, threatening that these will not be able to do so with the United States. The purpose of this contribution is to analyse the situation of the Iranian economy facing American […]

The world’s weird self-organizing economy seen from the MENA

Excerpts of the first 3 points of a brilliant article posted on July 11, 2018 by Gail Tverberg are republished here for their undoubtful interest. It is about how today’s world economy is perceived from the USA as things are unfolding under Trump’s leadership. Meanwhile, the world’s weird self-organizing economy seen from the MENA would seem […]

Grand Bazaar: once a hotbed of Iran’s Revolution

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] This very informative article of Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, SOAS, University of London relates how the Grand Bazaar: once a hotbed of Iran’s Revolution has over time muted into something that is quite different. “Too often, news about Iran is tainted by the politics of the day, particularly in the US. Recent protests by the […]

Trade War is Here: Some of the New “Facts of Life”

Maximilian C. Forte of Zero Anthropology explains how Trade War is Here: Some of the New “Facts of Life” are already not only visible but concern each and every country in the world. Trade War is Here: Some of the New “Facts of Life” In Madeleine Albright’s new book, dramatically titled Fascism: A Warning, she slams […]

Problematic of the profitability of car assembly plants in Algeria

10 (ten) Strategic management questions. “This is not an Algerian production, because more than 90% of the assembled kits are imported for the cars assembly plants… An integration rate of at least 40% is required in order to be able to speak truly of domestic production“: Ahmed Ouyahia, Prime Minister at the inauguration of the […]