We have previously profiled the "holy grail" gas deal between Russia and China on several occasions...
Russia Dumps 20% Of Its Treasury Holdings As Mystery "Belgium" Buyer Adds Another Whopping $40 Billion
When The Head Of The European Central Bank Lies To Zero Hedge On The Record: Presenting Europe's "Plan Z"
Is the Fed “tapering”? Did the Fed really cut its bond purchases during the three month period November 2013 through January 2014?
The bailout floodgates are open and the US taxpayer is footing the bill once again - whether through IMF loans or more directly.
If ever there was a better indication of the malinvestment boom created by an interfering Fed, this is it.
IceCap Asset Management: "The Only Thing Booming In Europe Is Separatist Movements"
Using data from the CIA Factbook, we labeled every country in the world by its highest-valued export, aka the commodity that makes the country the most money in the global market.
While government statisticians claim robust growth, recent data points suggest otherwise.
The fall of the Soviet Union should have spelled the demise of central planning, yet the socialist mentality thrives — albeit in a diluted form — in all governments in the so-called “free world.”
Boko Haram has nothing to do with anthropomorphic climate change
There's more than one oil price around the world and as the following comprehensive (but brief) overview from Morgan Stanley's Global Energy Teach In shows...
It's been a while since we looked at Japan's debt situation. Here is the dire update.
What is happening in Donetsk is by the classic book on how to wipe out an economy.
In the traders’ eyes, the ideal slaves were Christian and Pagan Ethiopians who were snatched from their homes in what is now Ethiopia and highland Eritrea.
An appalling 26% of all modern slaves or 5.5 million are children under 18, the majority underage girls forced into child prostitution and pornography. Other children are forced into working in sweat shops while young boys 12 and older are frequently
As China looks set to overtake the US as the world's largest economy, a multipolar world can only be good for democracy
Looks like Ukraine won't be buying that gold with IMF loan proceeds after all.
China will re-open the old Silk Road as a new trading route linking Germany, Russia and China
The modus operandi of the elites is to create chaos, preferably in the form of [profitable for them] war. Their purpose is to create major headaches for governments and people. The next step is to “offer solutions” to end the chaos. Without fail, the
U.S. automaker Ford has halted operations in Venezuela on Monday due to a lack of foreign currency to import parts for assembly, workers at its plant said.
Is Detroit destined to become a Chinese city?
A Stumped Deutsche Bank Has 11 Reasons (Or "Excuses") Why Everyone Is Buying Treasurys
A month ago, it was alleged, that Ukraine - under cover of night - loaded its gold reserves onto a plane and shipped them off (for safekeeping) in the US, as the potential price of 'liberation'.
Please forgive me if both links have been previously posted - one has.
MasterCard Inc , the world's second-biggest credit and debit card company, said Russian President Vladimir Putin's plan to create a domestic card payment system would create "serious complications" for its operations in the country.
Globalists desperate to loan shark another country into debt slavery
The US is on the brink of losing its status as the world’s largest economy, and is likely to slip behind China this year, sooner than widely anticipated, according to the world’s leading statistical agencies.
One of the open questions, for me at least, concerning the intent of and coordination amongst those we label the global elite: while they certainly compete at one level, ultimately are they all on the same team?
The end of the gold standard.