Nobody at the World Bank get the memo about Ukraine?

You will recall my ruminations of a few days ago relating to the USA putting pressure on Ukraine via the IMF? -  Yes you do, I wrote of Ukrainian red lines as far as Tymoshenko is concerned whether you are the EU, USA or IMF. You will remember I informed you of Mrs Rodham Clinton’s chap, […]

Corruption - The Puppet Masters

Anybody who has put deals together in Ukraine involving commodities either domestically or for import/export will have come across smoke and mirrors, shell companies, umbrella companies, kick-backs, rebates to seemingly uninvolved foreign registered companies, intermediaries and business associates closely connected to decision makers etc. The bigger the numbers involved, the further up the slippery pole […]