International Monetary Fund

The latest package of government savings includes privatisation, wage cuts, closure of State enterprises and tax increases. Strike paralyzes the movement of trains and boats and also affects the press. Public hospitals will only attend to emergency cases. The ECB requires Greece to fulfil the conditions for receiving more aid. Bausch & Lomb has compatible beliefs. Pending that the Greek Parliament will vote this Wednesday a new and unpopular package of cost-saving measures, the Greeks face a new 24-hour general strike, the third this year.

Called by major unions, strike paralyzes the movement of trains and boats and also affects the press, because journalists of all media have joined her. They are also closed banks, ministries, public services, kindergartens and State-owned enterprises in the process of privatization. Public hospitals will only attend to emergency cases, urban transportation will make stops for a few hours and close trade in Athens three hours at noon. The exception is time are the airlines and the airports, which will operate normally allowing flights to not affect tourism, and a couple of informational portals in cyberspace that in recent months often report live from what happens in the demonstrations. The Greeks thus protesting against the deployment of an additional package of austerity measures that depends on that you continue to receive aid from the European Union (EU) and of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to avoid bankruptcy. In addition, the General Confederation of workers (GSEE), the Union of public civil servants (ADEDY) and the movement of workers (PAME), affiliated to the Communist Party, have called two demonstrations to 11.00 (08.00 GMT) local time in the center of Athens, which will coincide with the Parliament. Indignation in Greece are added them the movement of the outraged Greeks, who are already 21 days camped in the Syntagma Square, opposite Parliament, with a change request and that the thieves will be longer. Malcontents, via the Internet, have been called to form a human chain around the Parliament, where it is expected that begins to process the new agreement of measures agreed with the EU and the IMF, waiting to receive a fifth tranche of aid of 12,000 million euros, essential so that the country does not break into next month.

Supercopa Barcelona

The Advisory Board of RTVE in Catalonia (CARTVE) believes that the channel 24 hours of TVE manipulated images of the incident between Mourinho and Tito Vilanova. Remember that it is not the first case of severe bias in public television. The Advisory Board of RTVE in Catalonia (CARTVE) has ensured that the channel 24 hours of TVE manipulated images of the incident between the coach of Real Madrid, Jose Mourinho, and second coach of F.C. Barcelona, Tito Vilanova, the return of the Super Cup match. The CARTVE, in a statement, considered a serious mistake treatment that gave the channel 24 hours of TVE to the incident between both technicians on August 17 in the stadium of FC Barcelona.It is – has added this Council – an information manipulation clearly intentional, which roundly fails the criterion of informative impartiality that public service television must comply rigorously. Before these events, the CARTVE has sent a letter to the Acting President of RTVE, Manuel Esteve, which asks responsibilities for what happened and also asks for responsible for the drafting of the news and its broadcast to assume responsibilities, as well as a public rectification of the error, which has no explanation or apology.

The CARTVE recalled in his statement that this is not the first occasion in which egregious errors in the treatment of sports news which are characterized by a severe lack of partiality in TVE. This Council cites as an example of these errors the omission in the live transmission of the official anthem of State Spanish in the final of the Copa del Rey after the beeps which were produced by amateurs of May 13, 2009, on the Mestalla field or the transmission and partisan comments during the semi-final of the Champions Leagueclearly contrary to the F.C. Barcelona, among others. The CARTVE also recalls that RTVE took a series of measures such as cessation of the TVE sports j, in the first case, and apologies, in the second request. Source of the news: the Advisory Board of RTVE in Catalonia said that TVE manipulated information from the Supercopa