Daily Archive: November 14, 2017

Nov
14

Israel’s new Sinai settlement – archive, 15 November 1975

15 November 1975 Eric Silver on Yamit, the town built on sand where the first Jewish settlers have started to move in

“Please don’t call us pioneers,” the kindergarten teacher from Tel-Aviv begged. “Pioneering means suffering, and we didn’t come here to suffer.”
The teacher, a lean woman with a straw coolie hat and two small children, was one of the first contingent of Jewish settlers who arrived last month in Yamit, a prefabricated new town taking shape in the Mediterranean sand dunes of Northern Sinai.

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Nov
14

Japan Q3 GDP growth solid as exports outperform

Nov
14

Central Europe grows at fastest rate in 9 years

Romania expands by 8.6% raising concerns about overheating

Nov
14

Malaysia walks budget tightrope

Fiscal consolidation to continue despite increased social spending ahead of election

Nov
14

Central bankers warn of limits to forward guidance

Yellen, Draghi, Carney and Kuroda stand by signalling of moves to markets

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