Tags » Foreign Currency

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

How Black-Market Tobacco Funds The World’s Bad Actors

Where does North Korea, whose gross domestic product is less than that of some American cities, get the money to fund its nuclear efforts? Kim Jong-un and his regime obtain much of their money from a vast series of criminal enterprises that trade in everything from goods made by forced labor to counterfeit currency to narcotics.

Read Here – Defense One

Economy

Traitorous Leavings

Five bucks! Five bucks for a decoy wallet. How fortuitous!



Comics

Practical Travel Tip: Revolut's pre-paid card has transformed my holiday money

A few weeks’ ago, I went to Paris for the weekend for the first time in 15 years. I got a Post Office pre-paid currency card… 736 more words

Travel

How to Disappear - Virtual Entity

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN – How to Disappear from Big Brother

As a Virtual Entity I attempt to create a Go Bag in most foreign cities I visit. 1,796 more words

Countdown – 6 Days To Go

So today I picked up some New Zealand dollars ready for my arrival in Auckland, as I’m all about that cash money. Last year in the UK a new design for the £5 note was released with a big change – it’s made of polymer. 1,328 more words

Travel

Nostro, Vostro and Loro. What’s the Connection with Finance?

Nostro, Vostro and Loro are actually Latin words.

Their relation to finance can be traced to centuries ago. These terms are extensively used in the banking sector while dealing with the transfer of foreign currencies. 452 more words

Personal Finance