Euro Falters After Record-Breaking Week – Will Exports Follow?

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  • · April 25, 2008
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The market has been quite busy this week, particularly on the other side of the Atlantic. After rallying to a record $1.60 on Tuesday where investors were betting the ECB would raise rates to curb inflation, the euro eased up a bit yesterday. Weaker data out of the euro zone, which included the steepest monthly fall in Germany’s Ifo index since […]

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SA8000 Certified Facilities Score Higher on Panjiva

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  • · April 9, 2008
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Social Accountability International (SAI) is a non-profit standards setting organization that promotes human rights for workers around the world. To achieve this goal, they issue SA8000 certificates to factories in a variety of industries. SA8000′s guiding principles are based on international workplace norms of the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. […]

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