Heroes of Ukraine

«Market Leader» - news and previews making you rich.

Monday, 19 October 18:31 (GMT -05:00)



Business And Politics News

Why Did British People Punish Theresa May During Parliamentary Election?


During the recent parliamentary election in the UK, the British Conservatives failed to gain public support required to get the absolute majority in the British parliament. Now, the international expert community is discussing the reasons why Theresa May failed on her expectations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Market Leader reports that prime Minister Theresa May has just got the approval from Queen Elizabeth II to form a new UK government, even though the Conservatives failed to get the majority during the recent parliamentary election. Initially, the early election was planned by Theresa May to gain the so-called absolute majority in the parliament and consolidate the party in advance of the forthcoming Brexit talks.
 
Judging by the existing preconditions, the Brexit talks are likely to be exceptionally difficult. It’s interesting to note that as of April 18 (the day the early election was announced), various surveys indicated an easy victory by the Conservatives. However, this didn’t happen. On the contrary, the Conservatives lost the majority in the House of Commons while the party split over the necessity of Theresa May resigning.
 
At the same time, the Labor Party and its leader Jeremy Corbyn, who was labeled as “politician non-elect” by some experts, eventually managed to gain 29 extra seats in the UK parliament.
 

26978_2.jpg

According to political expert Adrian Campbell, the results of the recent parliamentary election in the United Kingdom prove that it’s wrong to completely write off any political force. For example, not so long ago, they used to think that the Labor Party had been dead in Scotland over the past few years. The same held true for the Conservatives. However, the 2 political forces, once 100% underdogs, are now back into the big political game in the UK.
 
Due to excessive self-confidence, the ruling political force failed to take into account the Labor Party, which is why they made some mistakes, which could have been avoided, should they have treated Corbyn as a more serious political opponent.
 
For example, during the pre-election campaign, Theresa May refused to participate in the debates while staying beyond this clash and wanting to turn the election in some kind of coronation, which is something that distracts the electorate. At the same time, the election results show that the Labor Party is not as weak as one might think. So, once again, the Conservatives are now paying for being reluctant to perceive the Labor Party as a serious political force. The Conservatives believed that they are the only real political force in the UK, and that’s why they have to pay for this illusion now.

 

You are free to discuss this article here:   forum for traders and investors

 

Add to blog
Got a question? – Ask it here »
 

SEC Announces $10M Bounty For Whistle Blowers

Publication date: 17 September 12:38 PM

Raygan's Former Advisor Accuses the Fed of a Big Fraud

The former budget advisor under Ronal Raygan's administration, of the founders of the so-called Rayganomics, David Stockman, is a big adversary of the Federal Reserve's policies. He thinks that artificial interest rate cuts coupled with uncontrolled QE (money printing) creates madness in financial markets, thus separating asset evaluation from their intrinsic value of those assets.

Publication date: 23 August 07:32 AM

U.S. Labor Market Disappoints, Economy Slows Down

The employment rate in the United States increased by 167.000 people in July 2020. It's important to mention the fact that the data came in much worse than expected. According to Reuters, this increase was expected to reach 1.5 million people. At the same time, July's figures were much worse than those revealed in June 2020.

Publication date: 06 August 10:06 AM

iPhone as a Payment Terminal: Apple Bought a Startup For That

Apple has recently acquired Mobeewave, a startup specializing in online payments. The price of the deal is 100 million dollars. According to Bloomberg, the company's technology may allow Apple to turn iPhones into mobile payment terminals accepting mobile payments. To be more specific, Mobeewave developed a technology making it possible to make financial transactions between mobile devices through the built-in NFC module.
Publication date: 05 August 09:27 AM

China Makes Blockchain Professions Official

There are 1838 officially recognized professions in China. Now, there list is up by 2 professions - blockchain engineer and blockchain app operator. The Chinese Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (MOHRSS) has recently confirmed that by updating the list of official professions.
Publication date: 20 July 11:42 AM

South Korea Invests Billions In Blockchain Technologies

By 2025, South Korea is planning to invest over 48 billion dollars in  blockchain. The goal is to digitize all of the industrial sectors of the national economy in this post-pandemic era. According to ZDNet Korea, the president highly rated some of the benefits this process may bring to South Korea.

Publication date: 18 July 09:40 AM

Black Lives Matter - Investors Keep Ignoring Major Riot In US In 50 Years. Why?

Everyone has probably heard of the #BlackLivesMatter riots, which have been going on in the United States for a while. However, international financial markets seem to have been underestimating this event, which happens to be the biggest riots in the USA in 50 years! Why is that?

Publication date: 18 June 07:56 AM

Donald Trump Influences Bitcoin Exchange Rate

Publication date: 05 June 04:42 AM

Only 4 Of All Existing Billionaires Made Their Fortunes With Cryptocurrencies

Forbes has recently published the list of 2095 billionaires from different parts of the world. It turns out that 4 of them owe it to cryptocurrencies. Who they are, the cryptocurrency billionaires?
Publication date: 13 April 11:54 AM

Life After Brexit: EU-UK Talks Are Underway

Publication date: 07 March 09:03 AM