Daily Archives: April 17, 2014

The Pirate Economy

[Translate] The Pirate Economy By Joe Pinsker As recently as the early 2000s, piracy on Africa’s eastern coast was a small-time affair. Since then, the pirate economy has gone berserk. Somalia’s dilapidated legal infrastructure, along with the defenselessness of cargo … Continue reading

Posted in Piracy | Tagged | Leave a comment

Workers score a privatization victory

[Translate] Workers score a privatization victory Far from a major achievement for the government, last week’s agreement paving the way to sell state-owned Israel Military Industries is a costly sell-out By Meirav Arlosoroff | Apr. 17, 2014 | 1:58 AM … Continue reading

Posted in Israel, Outsourcing/Privatization | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Security firms eye profits in push to privatize police services

[Translate] Security firms eye profits in push to privatize police services David Sali Published on April 16, 2014 When it comes to skyrocketing policing costs, Eli El-Chantiry points his finger squarely at fingerprinting. Paul Guindon is the CEO of Commissionaires … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, Outsourcing/Privatization | Tagged , | Leave a comment