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Stale air, stiff chair, and numbed ears. I begin the 7th hour of the transpacific flight. I left my home at 3:30AM for Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. 227 more words


Myanmar (Burma) - money

As a regular traveller, I’m often asked about managing money while overseas including ATM’s, traveller’s cheques and so on. So here is a brief summary of money in Myanmar (Burma). 761 more words


Non-oil imports and exchange rate sensitivity

(For first part of the study, refer to the article “Non-oil exports and exchange rate sensitivity“)

A study similar to the one between exchange rate and non-oil exports was done between exchange rate and non-oil imports. 208 more words

Ideas In Finance

Transferring money abroad - Opening an Australian bank account

Hey guys, this is just a  little post which I hope will make any persons decision on how to transfer money abroad a bit easier. 1,314 more words


Weaker ringgit helps attract investors from China to Malaysia

A customer counts her ringgit notes outside a money changer at the central business district in Singapore August 25, 2015. — Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 — The weakening ringgit will benefit entrepreneurs from China who are investing in Malaysia, says the Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce. 244 more words

Nigerian firms in trouble as central bank measures backfire

Abuja – Nigerian companies making anything from soap to tomato paste could run out of raw materials and be forced to shut down as Africa’s top oil producer has effectively banned the import of almost 700 goods to prevent a currency collapse. 851 more words


Loonie drops to 11-year low in midst of ‘ongoing pressure’

The Canadian dollar continues to drop steadily, hitting a fresh 11-year low on Thursday after dropping nearly half a cent against the U.S. dollar overnight. 264 more words