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10 February 2012 10:09AM
If you're feeling even slightly optimistic about Greece and Italy,
don't read this
Huh: there are plans for a
of the Royal Navy shadowing a Russian aircraft carrier through the English Channel. The Russian fleet was returning from a
port visit to Syria
Indonesia's military is
entering the world of UAVs
. (Thanks Dave.)
I've just discovered
, which looks like it could be a useful resource; the life, culture, politics and economy of Japan in five languages.
Does management have much impact on productivity
Further to the link I
questioning the value of energy efficiency
, below is a video promo for a new book on the subject. And
the counter-argument (h/t
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