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Minister of Vacuum cleaners

Its spooky when you create an example of the insanity of central planning by selecting a product at random and then explain how central planning would fail in managing supply of said product. 600 more words

Law & Government

Shigeru Ban Wire: Inside Shigeru Ban's Kid-Centric Cardboard Community Center

Friday, August 15, 2014, by Lily di Costanzo

Photo via Design Boom
Add this donut-shaped community center for the children of Fukushima, Japan, to Pritzker-winning architect Shigeru Ban’;s staggering list of impressive relief projects. 6 more words

Nigeria BANS Asky Airline For Flying In Ebola Victim

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended with immediate effect all the operations to the Togo base airline, Asky Airline into Nigeria for transporting the dead Ebola virus victim into the country. 41 more words

#EBOLA: Ivory Coast Bans Flight From Nigeria

ABIDJAN (AFP) – The Ivory Coast announced Monday that it has banned all flights from countries hit by the deadly Ebola virus.
The government said in a statement that it has banned all carriers from transporting passengers from these countries. 25 more words

Russia Bans Import of Food From West in Response to Sanctions. As a Logistic & Forwarder do you have a contingency plan for your customers?


Russia has announced a ban on imports of food and agricultural products from the United States, Europe and other Western countries.  The ban is in retaliation for sanctions imposed by the West following Moscow’s forceful takeover of Crimea, and continued support for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.  404 more words

August 2014

Drought lessons: Water wasters attend Water School

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) – Dozens of residents who violated their strict rations of water in the drought-stricken California beach town of Santa Cruz are taking a seat at Water School. 119 more words