28 September 2016 Russian President to Visit Turkey in October: Kremlin Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said that Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to pay an official visit to Turkey in October. The Kremlin said on Wednesday that preparations were under way for President Vladimir Putin to visit Turkey in October, a further sign that Moscow is keen to restore full political, trade and economic ties with Ankara. Relations between the two nations were plunged into crisis in November last year after NATO member state Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border. Russia responded by imposing economic sanctions on Turkey; Reuters reported.
Snip from article below .. "In the letter, which Obama sent Tuesday to both Reid and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), the president said that he was “fully committed to assisting the families of the victims of terrorist attacks of Sept. 11 ″but the legislation would put military and other U.S. officials overseas at risk. The bill’s enactment, he warned, “would neither protect Americans from terrorist attacks nor improve the effectiveness of of our response to such attacks.” September 28, 2016 Congress overrides Obama’s veto of 9/11 bill *CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE
September 29, 2016 Many pacts to be signed during crown prince’s visit to Turkey RIYADH: The talks between Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif, minister of interior, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, today in Turkey will focus on key bilateral and regional issues with special reference to the turmoil in the Middle East. “Several agreements are also expected to be signed during the two-day visit of crown prince to Ankara,” said Turkish Ambassador Yunus Demirer, while speaking via phone from the Turkish capital, on Wednesday.
Phoenix Answers First Question About His New Book "The Three Keys To Heaven" QUESTION: Phoenix, in the introduction you talk about those who have gone before who "walked these earth" was that correct or did you mean to write "this" instead of "these"?
ANSWER: That is correct ... what I am talking about when I say "these earth" are the multiple realities/dimensions that exist parallel each being a form or energetic of "Earth".
September 27, 2016 Luxembourg Stock Exchange launches 'world's first' green finance platform The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) today launched the world's first platform for green financial instruments, which limits access to issuers that comply with stringent environmental criteria. Live from today, the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX) is aimed at setting "a new benchmark for the rapidly evolving green securities market", according to LuxSE.'
September 28, 2016 A new Funding Facility for Economic Reform is being established to accelerate reforms in the Kurdistan Region Erbil – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed an agreement today in Erbil with the Ministry of Planning of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to establish a new Funding Facility for Economic Reform (FFER). FFER will be used to mobilize high-caliber international expertise to support priority initiatives in the KRG’s reform plan.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Balsamic Moon Phase: release what you do not want to carry into the next lunar month Moon in Virgo Aspect of the Aeon Sophia (Wisdom): Shodashi, Goddess of Beauty, Goddess Who Aligns With the Highest and Best Aspect of the Aeon Thelete (Will): Kathe, God of the South Skill: choose from the options below True Alignments: clarity, looking within, staying strong, mystery solved, brave enough to face the deepest parts of oneself, unity, multi-tasking, versatility, values, looking out for others, the underdog Catalysts for Change: overly competitive, difficulty coping, pretending to be something else, fearful, feelings of failure, unavailable, disconnected, not listening to others, strict rules, divide and conquer tactics, jealousy, critical and criticism *CLICK HERE FOR FULL REPORT
Also read .. The SWIFT gpi initiative .. *Link And .. SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative will transform cross-border payments .. *Link
September 27, 2016 SWIFT successfully completes first phase of global payments innovation initiative pilot Global banks prepare for gpi go-live in early 2017 Sibos – Geneva, 27 September 2016 – SWIFT announces today it has successfully completed the first phase of the global payments innovation (gpi) initiative pilot, clearing the way for the go-live of the service in early 2017. During the pilot, 15 global banks representing more than 30 percent of cross-border payments successfully tested the design and core functions of the gpi, while in parallel, ten additional global banks started to prepare for the service’s launch.
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - SIBOS CONFERENCE SEPTEMBER 26-29-2016
About the conference Transforming the Landscape The pace of change in the financial industry is rapid and with so many forces transforming the world in which banks and other financial service firms operate, the theme for the 2016 conference programme at Sibos in Geneva is “Transforming the landscape”. The conference will explore evolving payments and securities industry trends, the latest from the financial crime compliance world, innovation, opportunities and challenges in technology, disruptive competition and cultural shifts, as well as other hot topics impacting the financial landscape.