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The Intel

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US set to become second-biggest oil producer | Financial Times

The US is poised to overtake Russia as the world’s second-biggest oil producer after Saudi Arabia next year, thanks to the shale revolution, …

Architecture: Singapore’s shapely butterfly house | Financial Times

On the affluent, palm-lined street of White House Park in District 10 – one of Singapore’s most desirable residential areas, a stone’s throw from the …

Architecture

Seven Stars of Kyushu: the slow train to Kagoshima | Financial Times

My first visit to Japan, in the early 1980s, was deeply unsettling. As a young backpacker, already familiar with much of southeast Asia, I thought I …

Japan

Get a life

BERTRAND RUSSELL, the British philosopher, was not a fan of work. In his 1932 essay, “In Praise of Idleness”, he reckoned that if society were better …

Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …

Italy

Glamping at 12,000ft in Ladakh | Financial Times

Dressed in rich red robes and sitting cross-legged on the floor, the elderly monk in front of us doesn’t look much like a tourism entrepreneur. …

Ladakh

Mexico: record fundraising, powered by Fibra | Financial Times

Print this page<p>Mexico’s equity market is on fire at the moment, enjoying a record year in terms of fundraising. Volaris, an ultra low-cost airline, …

Moscow: life in a city on the move | Financial Times

Moving to Moscow is rarely done by accident. Ask any western expat how they ended up here, and they will have a story of how they became enamoured …

Russia

El trauma nacionalista

La escena ocurrió en el departamento de Octavio Paz, durante la visita oficial de Jimmy Carter, en febrero de 1979. México vivía el delirio petrolero …

San Miguel de Allende, la ciudad que debes conocer en 2018

San Miguel de Allende ganó –por segundo año consecutivo–, el reconocimiento a <b>la mejor ciudad del mundo para viajar en 2018 por la revista de viajes</b> …

Consejos para viajar a Gales | Viajar a Inglaterra y Escocia

Castillo de Harlech al norte de Gales<p>Cuando te digan <i>Croeso</i>, has de saber que te están dando la <b>bienvenida a Gales</b>, y esta palabra en idioma galélico …

Nuevo World Trade Center en Nueva York | Viajar a Estados Unidos

Nuevo rascacielos One World Trade Center en Nueva York<p>En mi primer <b>viaje a Nueva York</b>, hace ya muchos años, tuve la ocasión de visitar las <i>Torres</i> …

Valencia – Así es una tradicional barraca valenciana en la Albufera

Tradicional barraca valenciana de pescadores en la AlbuferaUn <b>viaje a Valencia</b> te abre la posibilidad de <b>visitar el parque natural de la Albufera,</b> que …

Ecuador: a rainforest hotel | Financial Times

High above Ecuador’s cloud forest, I have a toucanet’s view of the jungle. I’m sitting on a two-person “sky-bike”, suspended from a cable, being …

South America

Turkey: land of milk and honey | Financial Times

When I first hiked up the steep, winding main street in Ayder, I wished that I’d brought along a Tyrolean hat. I also wished that I was able to sing, …

Black Sea

River cruise on the Danube | Financial Times

Wide flows the central Danube. Too wide to be easily bridged and beset by unpredictable currents, the great river has for millennia separated …

European Travel

Mexican peso: down but not out | Financial Times

Print this page<p>By Jude Webber and Pan Kwan Yuk<p>Oh the perils of being popular.<p>Mexico’s peso has been a darling emerging market currency – liquid and …

Los diez libros que hay que leer antes de morir, según intelectuales latinoamericanos

El Economista America - 7:21 - 2/09/2013<p>13 comentarios<p>Más noticias sobre:<p>Libros<p>Alguno de los libros del escritor peruano Mario Vargas Llosa aparecen …

The World's 10 Most Mesmerizing Views

From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just waiting to be enjoyed. With the variety of natural wonders and stunning cities throughout the world, finding the best views can be somewhat of a daunting task. …

Hong Kong

Ya es oficial, Apple confirma un evento para el 10 de septiembre

Apple ha enviado la invitación formal a los medios de comunicación para asistir a un evento el 10 de septiembre. Según confirman desde The Verge, …

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Sayyid Qutb marcó el origen y los postulados del actual radicalismo islámico<p>En un reciente editorial de este periódico, muy justamente titulado <i>Frenar</i> …

Think China is “rebalancing”? Its real estate sector begs to differ

The last two days of China’s economic data announcements have markets rejoicing. Evidently, surprisingly passable industrial production and trade data are broadcasting more of a soft landing than a hard bang. The buzzword of the moment to describe China’s economy is “stabilizing,” and some have …

5 reasons the Fed's taper will begin in September

Little doubt remains at this stage that the Fed will begin slowing its securities purchases this September. The central bank under Bernanke's …

Miners return to hedging as gold prices lose shine | Financial Times

Gold miners have started to protect themselves against more falls in the price of the precious metal, in a tentative return to the long-shunned …

Mining

Oil markets: The danger of distortion | Financial Times

As Opec ministers gathered in Vienna in May to discuss the oil market, one man stood out. On the terraces and in the lobbies of the grand hotels …

Oil

Fed buys itself some time in push to wind down stimulus

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve secured itself some wiggle room this week with the tactical deployment of three words in its policy statement: “modest,” “mortgage” and “inflation.”<p>A woman counts U.S. dollars at a money changer in Yangon May 23, 2013. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun/Files<p>In a …

Yesterday’s fuel

THE dawn of the oil age was fairly recent. Although the stuff was used to waterproof boats in the Middle East 6,000 years ago, extracting it in …