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Price Controls, Trade Restrictions, and Global Competition

Venezuela’s economy has been hit hard in recent years by the sharp decline in global oil prices. According to OPEC, oil accounts for about 95 percent of all of Venezuela’s export earnings and about a quarter of its total gross domestic product. 156 more words

U.S. New Policy to Freeze Your Assets*

U.S. New Policy to Freeze Your Assets*

And what happens to the assets once the bankrupt state seizes them?

By Kenneth Schortgen Jr

On March 18, the U.S. 371 more words

Society

Rothschild’s Central Banks Losing Control*

Rothschild’s Central Banks Losing Control*

From Phoenix Capital Research

The biggest issue facing the financial system today is the US Dollar rally.

The Fed and other Central Banks are trying to maintain the illusion that they have everything in control by talking about interest rates, but the reality is that the US Dollar carry trade is ABOVE $9 trillion in size. 543 more words

Society

Germany, where’s the Reparation for Greece?*

Germany, where’s the Reparation for Greece?*

Greece should be financially compensated by Germany for war crimes committed during the Nazi occupation of the country between 1940 and 1944, according to Germany’s Social Democratic Party. 480 more words

Society

Defying the US with the China-Led Development Bank*

Defying the US with the China-Led Development Bank*

What difference does it make to the common man accept to secure the positions of governments fearful of the falling influence of the U.S. 572 more words

Global Governance

Hackers Steal $1bn from Banks*

Hackers Steal $1bn from Banks*

The targets make one wonder who the hackers really are…

By Sarah Green

A hacking ring has stolen up to $1bn (€876m) from banks around the world in one of the biggest banking breaches known, according to a cybersecurity firm. 535 more words

Society