Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Daily News Roundup: Telling a woman to stay calm is as about as successful as baptizing a cat

Business & Finance:
Putin's rescue bank needs a rescue, at it's $18 billion (Bloomberg)
China Telecom shares drop as chairman snared in anti-corruption probe (The Telegraph)

Commodities:
Saudi's plan subsidy cuts to counter oil plunge (Bloomberg)
Asian mining stocks lead slide as China growth evaluated (Bloomberg)
China's November natural gas imports rise 3.5% (Platts)
Russia oil output forecast to rise despite low prices (Hellenic Shipping News)
South Africa's nuclear procurement process has begun (The Zimbabwe Daily)

Foreign Policy:
Oil price will end Saudi Arabian largesse (The Telegraph)

Environment:
UK flooding cost of damage to top £5 billion (The Telegraph)

Art & Design:
The final year of production: 1958 Porsche 356 Speedstar (Uncrate)
Researchers create light-based microprocessor (Slash Gear)
The 'Golf House' of Buenos Aires designed by Luciano Kruk (Uncrate)
My Life in Monsters: Stop Motion Animation (The Awesomer)