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Get the best room additions in San Diego

Room addition can be one of the best ways to modify the existing home or office for improving its value and aesthetic appearance. Room additions help to increase the working space in your house. You should be bothered about both interior and exterior opportunities and limitations while considering the room addition services. There are a lot of construction companies throughout San Diego. The best room additions San Diego services are provided by the Remodel Works firm. The firm helps you to plan a suitable room addition by considering the available space and area. Before starting the construction works, the expert engineers will help you to know about the total estimated cost of the work. Remodel Works

The Remodel Works Company basically completes the work in a little time at affordable rates. The most experienced designers, engineers and contractors are really capable of doing any type of construction works. You will be able to get your dream home come true with the help of Remodel Works Company. The key is that the works are done by professionals who are well experienced. The company is also providing a one-year free service to all its customers after room additions are completed.

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Asian Real Estate As a Hedge Against Inflation

For the last year or more, I kept hearing and reading the word “de-leveraging”. Companies and individuals are all busy de-leveraging. So, basically, people are saving more money, paying off their debts and spending less. Overall, it gives an impression that leveraging is undesirable and should be done away with.

Marc Faber famously said that, in Asia, the family run businesses in Hong Kong and Singapore have very little debt. Many rich families in Singapore do not have any mortgages. He thinks that Asian real estate will continue to do well. This gels with what Jim Rogers thinks about how we should own some real estate and he, in a recent interview in New York, actually said that he would buy some US real estate now if he were staying there.

We should also buy other tangible assets which would keep pace with or grow faster than inflation and protect or grow our wealth in the process. However, most of us are not in the same league as Marc Faber or the rich families he mentioned.

So, what are we to do if we want a piece of the action and own some Asian real estate? Do we work very hard to save money before we buy that piece of real estate? 100% cash upfront and without a housing loan? Or do we put down 20% and borrow 80%?

Quite simply, like any other investment, the answer lies in timing. Buy when the market is depressed or just turning up and hold for the long term. If you believe that the world is going to see extraordinary inflation in future, this is one thing we should do if we have the means. If we have the money, pay 100% cash upfront. If we only have 20% to

I’m just another person trying for a secure financial future in an uncertain world. Creating a stream of reliable passive income is a primary objective for me.

Managing Risk With Warrants, Options & Leaps

Regardless of what the markets are currently doing, now, more than ever is the time to take action to protect your portfolio.

Over the last few weeks investors have been very very surprised at the performance of virtually all of the markets with the big initial shock coming from the 9% decline in the Shanghai markets overnight. Many analysts have had some great insight into what the problems are, the effects of them and how investors should approach the markets. Unfortunately, we have many different opinions from these analysts. While differing opinions are great to read it can and does create much doubt in the mind of the average investor. This is truly a time that you, the investor, must firmly believe in your investment philosophy or at a minimum attempt to protect yourself in the event you are wrong.

We at Precious Metals Warrants (preciousmetalswarrants.com)personally follow many of the top analysts and also read as much as possible on websites for information and conflicting opinions. While, yes, we have our own opinions much is based upon the collective views of some of the top analysts in the world. When our favorites are not on the same path we attempt to evaluate the risk of our investments and how to manage this risk with long term warrants, options or Leaps.

Recently Jim Rogers, which I like to refer to respectfully as Mr. Commodity, was quoted as, predicting “a real estate crash that would trigger defaults and spread contagion to emerging markets. You cannot believe how bad it’s going to get before it gets any better. It’s going to be a disaster for many who don’t have a clue about what happens when a real estate bubble pops….the crisis would spread to emerging markets which now faced a prolonged bear run. This is the end of the liquidity party. Some emerging markets will go down 80 percent, some will go down 50 percent, some will most probably collapse.

India’s Fight Against Terror

The spread of terrorism in the last few years has been pretty significant in the Indian context with new terrorist coalitions coming up expanding the canvas of counter terrorist activities for the security forces.

The terrorists have systematically silenced dissenting voices — Vice-chancellors, judges, lawyers, teachers, journalists, priests, and families of security personnel are among those murdered. This terror campaign that runs across religious boundaries has resulted in the exodus of several hundred thousand civilians from the Kashmir valley. Many, never to return again and claim property they legally own. Once prosperous areas, the border regions now have struggling economies. Development aid is necessary to restore normalcy and bring hope to the people.

There have been numerous reports with regard to the head count of Naxalites operating along the so-called Red Corridor from Nepal to Andhra Pradesh, which peak at 20,000 as per some vague estimates of Reuters. Does that really matter? Is it relevant in terms of applying counters? In my opinion, the number games, be it the so called Jihadis operating in Jammu and Kashmir or the Maoists in Nepal or the Naxalites in the terrorist affected States of India is just a statistical output for projecting or perhaps justifying an idea. The controlled flow of terrorists through well designed mechanisms from across, ensures the credible numbers remain a threat in being and whether it is a small number or a large presence, the terrorists strike at a target of the choosing.

There is no denying the fact that Islamic terrorism in India is a bye-product of the US-inspired and orchestrated jehad of the 1980s against the Soviet troops in Afghanistan. To make the Soviet troops bleed, the USA’s Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) encouraged Islamic fanaticism and incited unemployed Muslim youth all over the world to go to Afghanistan to carry on a jehad against Communism. Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was entrusted by the CIA with the task of religiously motivating, training and arming the jehadi mercenaries from different countries and sending them into Afghanistan for fighting against the Soviet troops.

Indian Democracy and Its Revolutionary Maoists

A peal of spring thunder has crashed over the land of India”. This is how the July 5, 1967 editorial of Communist Party of China (CPC) mouthpiece People’s Daily had described the peasant upsurge in a tiny Bengal village – Naxalbari. People’s Daily was endorsing the incidence where share croppers and landless laborers rose in revolt with ‘land to the tiller’ slogan against the local landlords. The editorial also went on to predict that “…a great storm of revolutionary armed struggle will eventually sweep across the length and breadth of India”. Named after its birthplace, the Naxalbari movement soon evolved into an armed uprising in Bengal and spread like wildfire in several Indian states, including Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Kerala. The movement reached its peak between May 1969 and June 1971 after the Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) was founded on April 22, 1969.

But the stormy days didn’t last for long. From 1972, the movement started losing its impetus. Between 1973 and 1975, the central and the state governments, both under the Congress Party rule, jointly crushed the movement by ruthless army and police operations. Most of the prominent Naxal leaders were captured and jailed or dead in ‘police encounter’ including the principle ideologue Charu Majumdar, who had died in police custody in July 1972. After the first non-Congress Janata government came to power in 1977, the jailed Naxalites were released along with other political prisoners imprisoned under Indira Gandhi’s Emergency.

By then, many of them were deeply frustrated over the failure of their movement and turned impassive about active radical politics. After 1977, the Naxalites were fragmented into numerous small groups under different leaders, organizations and ideological positions and were conflicting with each other over ideological-tactical debates with elements of personal egotism but could not generate any significant impact in the socio-political milieu of India. Evading from direct political linkage, many of the former Naxals started putting up non-governmental organizations to stay entrenched with social, economic, cultural, environmental, legal, human rights and gender related issues. The present day Indian Maoists trace their lineage back to this iconic ultra left-wing rebellion.

The Ultimate Tone – A Book Review of the Best DIY Guitar Tube Amplifier Series

This article is a book review on a series of six books that is the most comprehensive and lucid explanation of guitar tube amp architecture, circuits, tone, components and construction technique for DIYers I have ever found. The review deals with each book separately and recommends purchasing them in a specific order to grow your knowledge in step with your building experience.

Kevin O’Connor of London Power has created a series of books under the main title of “The Ultimate Tone.” These books are truly unique and carefully tailored for the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) guitar tube amp hobbyist and boutique amplifier builder. The books have a home-made ‘feel’ as well… all the illustrations are done by hand and the books are photocopy-printed on 8.5″x11″ paper and bound with plastic spines and clear plastic covers. There are six books in the series now with the most recent being released in the late spring of 2008. You may want to buy the entire series all at once and get a modest savings, but I think you should consider buying them one at a time and digest as you go, building projects along the way. A key point though… you don’t necessarily want to buy them in numerical order. I recommend the following sequence:

The subsequent chapters each pick a particular ‘iconic’ amplifier, each iconic amplifier being a prototypical example of amplifiers of its class, and they are examined in detail as to the circuit topology, peculiar tonal characteristics that result and fatal flaws that the product is notorious for. Kevin provides the original schematics and then shows how you can apply the techniques detailed in the earlier chapters to improve the performance and reliability of the icon without harming the tone GTArcade. The schematics are redrawn, layouts are provided and mechanical solutions are worked out to make each chapter a complete, self-contained, build-it-yourself amp project.

This process is repeated for several variations of the Champ in chapter 5 (this chapter greatly influenced my own single-ended amp project), then in quick succession: the Bassman, Plexi, 800, Bull Dog, AC-30, Portaflex, SVT, Bass Master, Custom Special, Guitar Mate, Herzog and Laney amplifiers are dealt with.

Project Analyst/ Project Controller – Controlling Department : Banca Comerciala Romana SA

In 1990, Banca Comerciala Romana (BCR) was established by taking over the commercial business of the National Bank of Romania (NBR). That moment marked the starting point of the new banking system creation in Romania. BCR has initially been focused on the corporate sector but in the recent years it has strongly developed its retail activities becoming the leader of this market sector as well.

BCR, member of Erste Bank Group, is today the most important Romanian financial group, with diversified domestic and international activities via subsidiaries and agencies, being an outstanding player of the capital, leasing, insurance and asset management markets through the specialised companies of the BCR Group. BCR owns domestic subsidiaries to cover the main non-banking financial services, namely insurance, leasing, asset management and brokerage. This ensures a better satisfaction of customers’ demands and positions BCR well as the banking environment consolidates.

BCR owns also banking subsidiaries in London – The Anglo – Romanian Bank Limited, having a EUR 100 million share capital and branches in Frankfurt and Bucharest – and in the Republic of Moldavia – BCR Chisinau Branch, as well as a representative office in Moscow.

BCR is the leading bank in Romania, managing assets of almost EUR 12 billion. The bank has 473 branches and agencies throughout the country, with outlets in most towns and cities with over 10,000 inhabitants. The bank provides its customers with Internet banking, mobile banking and e-commerce services, has 22 types of debit and credit cards and owns the largest domestic ATM network – over 1,300 ATMs and 9,800 points-of-sale terminals.

One of the corner stones supporting BCR excellence is represented by the highly trained and devoted staff, committed and involved in all bank’s businesses and activities.
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Responsibilities:

– Coordination of investments budgeting, analysis and reporting
– Preparation of business cases resp. business plans for all investments and projects
– Monitoring of the investments related spent volume
– Embedment of the investment related costs and saving potential in the overall bank budgets

Cerinte:

Requirements:

– Controlling know-how will be appreciated
– Investments / Project Controlling knowledge will be appreciated
– advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially Excel, Access usage)
– good English knowledge
– team player
– pro-active attitude
– experience min 1 year
– Economic background

Oferta (bonusuri, beneficii):

Our offer:
We provide the opportunity to work in a challenging and diversified work environment, and offer a competitive compensation package. The applicants will have the great opportunity to join the biggest Bank in Romania, part of one of the most important financial groups in Europe. Career development opportunities, professional challenge in a multinational environment, exposure to international projects and an excellent working and rewarding environment are offered.

Unionists Still Oppose Financial Locust Takeover of Chrysler

May 14 (EIRNS)–The European trade union leaders on the DaimlerChrysler board of directors all oppose selling Chrysler to the Cerberus Capital Management hedge fund, two UAW local union leaders told {EIR} today. These German and other trade union representatives have opposed Daimler’s selling Chrysler at all; but above all, to Cerberus or another private equity or hedge fund “financial locust.” Both they, and many UAW unionists, were more in favor of another takeover–by Ontario-based Magna International Corp. one of the largest auto-parts suppliers in the world. Two months ago, on March 19, the United Auto Workers’ (UAW) Ron Gettelfinger, the Canadian Auto Workers’ (CAW) Buzz Hargrove, and German auto workers’ union representative Gerd Rheude–all on the board of DaimlerChrysler–had issued a statement declaring their unions’ intent to fight Cerberus, Blackstone, Centerbridge Capital LLC, or other locust funds taking over Chrysler. They were joined by Damon Silver of the AFL-CIO in Washington; and Brendan Barber, head of the British Trades Union Congress (TUC). Only on May 10, Magna–whose initial bid for Chrysler was simply not large enough, the UAW unionists said–had received a $1.54 billion investment from Russian industrial billionaire Oleg Deripaska’s Russian Machines Corporation.

The investment was clearly intended to help Magna raise its bid to compete with that of Cerberus’ hedge fund group. This raised echoes of the Russian steel company Severstal’s ten-year-old takeover of Ford Rouge Steel, which has led to the rarity among takeovers: increased production, investment, {and employment} at Rouge Steel since then. It also recalls the intense mobilization of hedge funds in Europe in 2006 to {prevent} Severstal or Deripaska from making a partnership with Arcelor Steel Corp., since the hedge funds wanted Arcelor to be taken over by Mittal Steel. On May 10 and 11, Michigan’s Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm, with local elected officials in Michigan, had publicly and strongly supported Magna’s bid for Chrysler, saying that she was convinced it would increase auto-sector employment in the state. Magna employs 7,000 workers in Michigan.

A UAW official in Missouri told {EIR} that Magna’s CEO Frank Stronach had long planned to build complete vehicles, not just auto parts, and had been looking at “greenfield” sites for new plants in the United States. He said Magna had introduced a number of innovative auto systems in partnership with Chrysler. Other sources say that Magna, which has always been overwhelmingly non-union, is negotiating with the CAW for unionization of most of its 18,000 employees in Canada. In a terse statement today, the UAW’s Gettelfinger supported the Cerberus takeover, saying that he has been convinced that it is in the best interests of the UAW and Chrysler, but does not give any reasons for this. Cerberus’ leveraged buyout comes down to just about $7 billion for 80% of Chrysler, somewhat more than Magna might have bid with Deripaska’s investment. But Cerberus clearly will target auto workers’ wages, UAW health benefits, and Chrysler’s unionized and salaried workforce, for quick cuts. [pbg]

Funder of Right-Wing Republicans–and Al Gore

May14 (EIRNS)–Super-secret Cerberus Capital Management, LLP, which purchased an 80.1% share in Chrysler today, with the intention of cutting production, union wages, and benefits, hellishly funds the right-wingers in both the Republican and Democratic parties. This has included right-wing Sen. Joe Lieberman(I-Conn.), genocidal carbon hedge fund trader Al Gore, and far-right Republicans like Sens. Jon Kyl (Ariz.), Orrin Hatch (Utah), and the National Republican Congressional Committee. Cerberus–named for the mythological three-headed hound of Hell–was started in 1992 by Stephen Feinberg, a trader from convicted swindler Michael Milken’s Drexel Burnham Lambert. Its initial investors included the likes of organized crime-linked Michael Steinhardt. Michael Steinhardt is the son of Sol “Red” Steinhardt, convicted and imprisoned as mobster Meyer Lansky’s jewel fence in 1959.

Michael Steinhardt confesses in his autobiography {No Bull}, that he was a Barry Goldwater Republican, and a Buckleyite booster of {National Review}, and he brought these anti-FDR values into the Democratic Party as the funder-creator, and first chairman, of the Democratic Leadership Council (DLC). Feinberg’s Cerberus has the same profile as Steinhardt: support of right-wing Republicans, with the exception of funding major Republican penetration operations into the Democratic Party, like the Gore-Lieberman Democratic Presidential campaign in 2000, to which Cerberus gave $100,000 in soft money via the Democratic National Committee (DNC) in 2000. Lieberman is the only individual “Democrat” whom Stephen Feinberg contributed to, with $2,000 in 2003. Cerberus owns IAP Services, one of the biggest providers of logistics support to the U.S. Army in Iraq.

It has strong ties to the current Cheney-Bush Administration. Cerberus founder Stephen Feinberg is known for guarding his privacy and keeping a low social profile. One thing that is known about him, is that he majored in politics, producing a senior thesis arguing that drugs and prostitution should be legalized, according to {Business Week}.

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InvestorIdeas.com Updates its List of Presenters for Upcoming Online Audio Conference Focused on Investing in Energy – Oil, Natural Gas, Tar Sands and More

Unexpected Refinery Repairs, the Upcoming Peak Driving Season, and Tensions in Nigeria Push Oil Prices Higher

www.InvestorIdeas.com announces its upcoming online audio investor conference that will consist of presentations from industry experts and participating public energy companies. The June 6th event titled, the ‘Future of Energy’, will address investment opportunities in oil, natural gas, tar sands and more. Presentations will begin 9:00 am EDT and the entire conference will be archived for a minimum of 90 days afterwards.

With the peak driving season only eight days away, oil prices have moved above $63 a barrel on fears that gasoline supplies within the United States will not be able to meet the demands of this summer due to unexpected refinery repairs and shutdowns. In addition, many experts anticipate that supply problems may be compounded as a result of the tensions in Nigeria. As prices are expected to remain high throughout the summer months, investors are keeping a close eye on the investment potential of oil and gas companies positioned to take advantage of the nation’s thirst for energy.

Investors can learn more about expectations for the energy sector at the upcoming oil and gas conference. Free registration is available at: http://www.investorideas.com/forums/Register.aspx

Recent Company Additions Include:

American Oil & Gas, Inc. (AMEX: AEZ) engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil and natural gas reserves in the western United States. The Company holds interest in the Douglas project covering approximately 126,000 gross (90,000 net) acres, including approximately 56,000 gross acres in the Fetter prospect located in the southern Powder River basin, Wyoming; the Krejci oil project covering approximately 116,000 gross (41,000 net) acres located in Niobrara county, Wyoming; and the Goliath project with approximately 87,000 gross (32,000 net) acres located primarily in Williams and Dunn Counties, North Dakota. As of December 31, 2006, it had proved reserves of approximately 91,850 barrels of oil and approximately 809,847 mcf of gas. The Company was incorporated in 2000 and is based in Denver, Colorado. www.americanoilandgasinc.com

Monarch Energy Limited (TSX.V: MNL) is an Oil and Gas Exploration Company backed by an experienced and dedicated management team. The Company’s main focus is developing strategic alliances and joint venture arrangements with experienced Exploration and Production companies in the North Sea. Monarch Energy’s three High Impact Exploration plays cover an area of 362,000 acres. These projects are unique as each project, if successful, has the potential of discovering hundreds of millions of BOE. www.monarchenergy.ca

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