Finance and Economics

Trump Spews Fake Economic News Regarding China and Russia in Move to Wage Total Hybrid War on Eastern Superpowers

Many in the United States fear that Donald Trump’s tariff driven trade war against China will produce the unintended consequences of China preparing the Yuan to float on the open market in a move that could see the Yuan becoming a more valuable currency than it is a present.  At […]

The Petroyuan Is Here and Global Oil Markets Have Reacted Positively

This morning, history was made as China began trading Yuan denominated oil futures contracts on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange. According to Liu Shiyu, the Chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), “We have the confidence, determination and ability to build a crude oil futures market with Chinese characteristics, and make due […]

Here’s How to Save Facebook and Political Transparency Without Encroaching on Individual Rights or Business Opportunities

The problem with Facebook, like so many other corporations is that it got greedy and tried to do too many things all at once and when all such ethical options were exhausted, they went into the unethical. There is no doubt that, as Julian Assange and Edward Snowden both have […]

Trump’s Takes Trade War Directly To China – And American Businesses That Rely on Chinese Products

Reports from the White House indicate that the US Treasury Department is finalising a much hyped $30 billion anti-Chinese tariff initiative which will target a wide variety of goods. Trump recently announced the finalisation of a 25% tariff on steel imports with an accompanying 10% tariff on aluminium.  As Canada, […]