November 2016

Coppa: Sampdoria crush Cagliari

Patrik Schick hit a double, as Sampdoria crushed Cagliari to set up a Coppa Italia Quarter Final with Roma. The Czech striker struck twice in the second half to seal the win after Ricardo Alvarez’s…


Greece must end its reliance on dirty coal

It isn’t a great surprise to learn that a director of Greece’s Public Power Corporation believes in exemptions for lignite – an especially polluting type of coal burnt at Greek power plants . However, the…



Underpaid Germans, Your Wait May Be at an End

That German wages have grown very slowly given the country’s economic buoyancy is well known. The news, according to Oxford Economics economist Ben May, is that the long-awaited pick-up may be finally on the horizon.May…