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Clare Short

Clare Short is a British politician, and a member of the Labour Party. She was the Member of Parliament for Birmingham Ladywood from 1983 to 2010; for most of this period she was a Labour Party MP, but she resigned the party whip in 2006 and served the remainder of her term as an Independent. She stood down as a Member of Parliament at the 2010 general election. Short was Secretary of State for International Development in the government of Prime Minister Tony Blair from 3 May 1997 until her resignation from that post on 12 May 2003. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Welcome to the Everything Boom, or maybe it should be called the Everything ...
2014-07-08
If the Federal Reserve keeps its short-term interest rate target near zero until next year, as most officials of the central bank expect, it will have maintained the zero-interest-rate policy for seven years. The Fed held US$900 billion in assets in ...
(Financial Post)
  1. For investors, the Everything Boom doesn't always mean solid returns
  2. As global prices soar, buyers declare 'Everything Boom'

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Cody playing a blinder in spotting game's evolution
2014-07-07
Over the winter, Brian Cody would have looked at Clare and asked himself how they can be beaten. After all, you always gauge yourself against the All-Ireland champions and Cody has realised how the game is evolving. Now with Kilkenny it's a short ...
(Irish Independent)

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    Champions Clare survive huge scare against Wexford to force replay
    2014-07-05
    After a short break Clare lead by two, thanks to a Tony Kelly effort, before Ian Byrne and Rory Jacob for Wexford, levelled matters once more, with two fine scores. McGrath and Morris exchanged points before McGrath once again put Clare in front with a ...
    (Irish Times)
    1. Clare battle back to earn another chance

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    Brutal Kvitova stamps authority on Canadian upstart
    2014-07-05
    Falling just one minute short of Martina Navratilova's 1983 record for the fastest women's final victory, this was a performance so good it had Saturday's champion reaching into the supernatural realm for an explanation. "Maybe it was magic," she ...
    (Reuters)
    1. Bouchard defeats Halep, earns spot in Wimbledon final

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    Myanmar admitted to EITI resource transparency initiative
    2014-07-03
    "Myanmar's admission to the EITI comes at a critical time as the country is now opening up its vast natural resources for foreign investment," EITI Chair Clare Short said in a statement. She added that the government should be encouraged to "make use ...
    (TrustLaw (blog))
    1. Democratic Republic of Congo and Guinea move towards transparency
    2. Burma a 'candidate country' for EITI-compliant status

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    Kerry's Donnchadh Walsh 'good to go' and clear on his role against Cork
    2014-07-03
    Walsh didn't start Kerry's Munster semi-final win over Clare with a hamstring injury, but he did come off the bench at half-time (replacing Darran O'Sullivan). Indeed part of Walsh's difficulty in nailing down a more permanent position in recent years ...
    (Irish Times)
    1. Simplicity the best policy, says Kingdom star Walsh

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    Congo admitted to EITI resource transparency initiative
    2014-07-02
    "Despite all the challenges facing the country, the Congolese people have been working together to bring transparency and accountability to the management of their natural resources," Clare Short, the group's chair, said. EITI -- which includes ...
    (Reuters Africa)
    1. Congo joins transparency group

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    Social Media Falls Short in Customer Service
    2014-06-26
    says Clare Wilkerson, head of multichannel strategy at Direct Line, which provides insurance quotes via phone and Web in the U.K. “However, when a customer reaches out for help, they don't care about the channel, they just want a great experience.”.
    (Direct Marketing News)
    1. Companies must crack 'social' customer service in order to survive

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    Kenney says skills gap needs solutions
    2014-06-26
    Demand for workers to grow. By Clare Clancy, The Canadian Press June 26, 2014 6:35 AM ... Stephen Cryne, head of the Canadian Employee Relocation Council, said discussions about skills shortages are often short-sighted. "We're competing on the ...
    (StarPhoenix)
    1. Shortage of skilled workers could jeopardize Canada's economic future: Kenney
    2. Kenney warns of coming skilled workers gap
    3. Employment minister tells skills summit Canada will face gap in trades workers

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