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Wednesday July 29, 2015 – Jim Willie

Rick devotes the full one-hour to delivering a blockbuster interview with financial analyst Jim Willie, publisher of the Hat Trick Letter. Jim discusses the rapid drying of the Treasury bond liquidity market, the introduction of a new U.S. 62 more words

The International Reporter

Battlefield Ukraine, Sleep walking into World War 3. Obama to send lethal aid to be used against the people in the east of the country . . .

In December 2014 the US congress voted to give President Obama approval to supply Ukraine with 350 million dollars worth of lethal aid, training and defense equipment over a 3 year period. 1,754 more words


The Big Picture: Public-Interest Factors in Antitrust

Public-Interest Considerations in Competition Policy Take Center Stage… Once Again

By Michael Currie

An increasing trend in South Africa’s competition regulatory environment is the emphasis that the competition authorities and policy makers are placing on what is known as… 1,764 more words

South Africa

Ukraine: To The Edge

Ukraine: To The Edge?

Foreign Policy In Focus

July 28, 2015

“If you want to talk about a nation that could pose an existential threat to the United States, I’d have to point to Russia. 1,621 more words


Brazil hopes to strengthen trade relations with Russia

Sputnik, 7/27/2015

Brazil wants its trade relations with Russia to strengthen and continue past the end of the Moscow-imposed ban on agricultural imports from Western countries that hit it with sanctions, Brazil’s Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply Katia Abreu told Sputnik Brazil. 67 more words

Nation, Politics & Government

The Eurasian Big Bang

Let’s start with the geopolitical Big Bang you know nothing about, the one that occurred just two weeks ago. Here are its results: from now on, any possible future attack on Iran threatened by the Pentagon (in conjunction with NATO) would essentially be an assault on the planning of an interlocking set of organizations — the BRICS nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa), the SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organization), the EEU (Eurasian Economic Union), the AIIB (the new Chinese-founded Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank), and the NDB (the BRICS’ New Development Bank) — whose acronyms you’re unlikely to recognize either. 40 more words


BRICS: All you need to know!

Formation of BRICS

BRIC – the acronym was first coined by Jim O’ Niell, the chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, in 2001 in his paper ‘Building Better Global Economic BRICS’. 654 more words