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Best of the Tuesday web

The internet has exploded with commentary on Argentina’s decision to re-nationalize hydrocarbon firm YPF. While the Western world was aghast at the government’s decision and worried about the future of foreign direct investment in the country, the Argentinian press and public welcomed the return of the formerly state-owned firm.

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Best of the Thursday web

China dominated Thursday’s web discourse as rumors of higher than expected GDP numbers propped up the American stock market, although concerns about China’s long-term direction festered over the Bo Xilai affair and a report that the country’s low-end housing initiative might not be as successful as envisaged.

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