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Angola foreign currency sales drop by 62%

Foreign currency sales dropped by 62 percent last week after the National Bank of Angola (BNA) has sold EUR 52.7 million ($ 58.9 million) to cover various operations. 104 more words

Economy

NBA 2K18 Is Riddled With Microtransactions

(Source: kotaku.com)

The latest game in the NBA 2K series is frustrating to play if you don’t want to spend any additional money on top of the $60 you have to shell out to get the game. 578 more words

Technology

(What's Left of) Our Economy: The Case for Keeping it Simple with China Trade Just Got Stronger

I haven’t been closely following the Labor Department’s import price data lately, and that’s been an oversight. As is clear from this morning’s figures (for August), they keep telling a fascinating and important tale about China’s ongoing manipulation of its currency and how it does and doesn’t impact U.S. 1,483 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Luno raises $9M to bring its bitcoin wallet, exchange and services to Europe

Luno, a bitcoin wallet and exchange based out of Singapore, is riding the crypto wave into Europe after it closed a $9 million Series B round… 381 more words

TC

South Korea in talks with China on extending currency swap deal: BOK official

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

South Korea is in talks with China on extending an existing bilateral currency swap deal, a Bank of Korea official said on Wednesday, as policymakers between the two nations try to navigate a year-long diplomatic stand-off between Beijing and Seoul. 271 more words

Money Matters

Piles of Chopped-Up Cash Are Clogging Toilets in Switzerland

Bundles of chopped up €500 notes totaling in the tens of thousands of euros have been found flushed down toilets in Geneva. Plumbing repairs to a downtown UBS branch and three nearby restaurants where the bills were flushed have cost thousands of francs, … 85 more words

Finance