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dna
Pranab Mukherjee in China: President talks up Indo-China cooperationThe cardinal principle of India's relationship with China is expanding areas of
Pranab Mukherjee in China: President talks up Indo-China cooperation
dna / Posted an hour ago
The cardinal principle of India's relationship with China is expanding areas of agreement and reducing divergence, President Pranab Mukherjee said ahead of his talks with top Chinese leaders during which he is likely to raise issues like India's... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Dissent by Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo on the Cross-Border Application of the Margin Requirements May 24, 2016 I respectfully dissent from the final rule on the cross-border
Statement of Dissent by Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo on the Cross-Border Application of the Margin Requirements
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 2 hours ago
May 24, 2016 I respectfully dissent from the final rule on the cross-border application of margin requirements for uncleared... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Leaders from 171 countries sign landmark Paris Agreement on climate changeLeaders from 175 countries signed the Paris Agreement on climate change Friday
Leaders from 171 countries sign landmark Paris Agreement on climate change
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Leaders from 175 countries signed the Paris Agreement on climate change Friday as the landmark deal took a key step forward, potentially entering into force years ahead of schedule. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, holding his young... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S.'s Lew backs stance against yen devaluationSENDAI, Japan--U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew expressed his opposition to cu
U.S.'s Lew backs stance against yen devaluation
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
SENDAI, Japan--U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew expressed his opposition to currency devaluations in a meeting held Saturday with his Japanese counterpart, likely a fresh attempt to discourage Tokyo from trying to artificially stem the yen's... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. pressures Japan not to devalue yen ‹ Japan Todayon Japan Saturday not to devalue its currency after repeated threats by Tokyo t
U.S. pressures Japan not to devalue yen ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
on Japan Saturday not to devalue its currency after repeated threats by Tokyo to intervene in forex markets to tame a resurgent yen. The warning came in talks on the sidelines of a G-7 meeting where Japan’s actions have set it on a collision... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US presses Japan on forex market intervention threaton Japan Saturday not to devalue its currency after repeated threats by Tokyo t
US presses Japan on forex market intervention threat
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
on Japan Saturday not to devalue its currency after repeated threats by Tokyo to intervene in forex markets to tame a resurgent yen. Washington's policy is that the yen's recent strengthening, which has dealt a blow to Japan's exporters, did not... Read more
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Reuters
U.S., Japan FX row overshadows G7 meeting; leaders eye Brexit threatParticipants of the G7 finance ministers and central bankers hold their first s
U.S., Japan FX row overshadows G7 meeting; leaders eye Brexit threat
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Participants of the G7 finance ministers and central bankers hold their first session at the G7 finance ministers and central bankers meeting in Sendai, Miyagi prefecture, Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo May 20, 2016. Mandatory credit... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US, Japan FX row overshadows G7 meeting; leaders eye Brexit threatSENDAI, Japan: The United States issued a fresh warning to Japan against compet
US, Japan FX row overshadows G7 meeting; leaders eye Brexit threat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SENDAI, Japan: The United States issued a fresh warning to Japan against competitive currency devaluation on Saturday, exposing a rift on exchange-rate policy that overshadowed a Group of 7 finance leaders gathering hosted by the Asian nation. Japan... Read more
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Market Watch
Jim O’Neill wants to offer $1 billion prizes for new drugs to fight lethal superbugsFormer Goldman Sachs economist Jim O’Neill has a suggestion to beat the rising
Jim O’Neill wants to offer $1 billion prizes for new drugs to fight lethal superbugs
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
Former Goldman Sachs economist Jim O’Neill has a suggestion to beat the rising threat of superbugs: Offer a $1 billion prize to drug makers that come up with successful new antibiotics. O’Neill put forward the proposal in a U.K. government report... Read more
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The Register
What's holding up Canada's internet?Sysadmin Blog Canadian internet providers are frequently bemoaned as terrible.
What's holding up Canada's internet?
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
Sysadmin Blog Canadian internet providers are frequently bemoaned as terrible. Americans get lots of media play about getting the sharp end of the stick from their providers, but many Canadians look longingly at the internet packages south of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
US companies await tangible growth in business climateNEW DELHI: The US is waiting to see further tangible progress in India's busine
US companies await tangible growth in business climate
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
NEW DELHI: The US is waiting to see further tangible progress in India's business climate and wants the country to fast track inward investment by taking initiatives to boost bilateral trade, a senior US government official has said. "Many US... Read more
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The Star
Currency wars, fiscal stimulus rift in focus at G7 meetingTOKYO: Finance ministers and central bankers from the G-7 meet in Japan this we
Currency wars, fiscal stimulus rift in focus at G7 meeting
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
TOKYO: Finance ministers and central bankers from the G-7 meet in Japan this week for talks likely to highlight a sharp divide over currency policy and how to breathe life into the wheezing global economy. The group - including US Treasury Secretary... Read more
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Market Watch
Central banks shouldn’t rely on QE, negative interest rates, helicopter moneySEOUL, South Korea (Project Syndicate) — The central banks of major advanced ec
Central banks shouldn’t rely on QE, negative interest rates, helicopter money
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (Project Syndicate) — The central banks of major advanced economies have been navigating uncharted territory in recent years. While their use of a range of unconventional monetary-policy tools has had benefits, it has also... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan faces struggle to overcome G-7 rift on yen, fiscal policy ‹ Japan TodayA weekend gathering of G-7 finance leaders may expose a rift on issues ranging
Japan faces struggle to overcome G-7 rift on yen, fiscal policy ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
A weekend gathering of G-7 finance leaders may expose a rift on issues ranging from currency and fiscal policies within the close-knit group of advanced economies, dashing Japan’s hopes of mustering a coordinated policy response to spur global... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trumped! Washington's Fiscal Hypocrisy Is Too Rich For WordsSubmitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, You have to love it when o
Trumped! Washington's Fiscal Hypocrisy Is Too Rich For Words
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, You have to love it when one of Donald Trump’s wild pitches sends the beltway hypocrites into high dudgeon. But his rumination about negotiating a discount on the Federal debt was priceless. No... Read more
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The Hindu
World view: Why Brazil mattersFrench President Charles de Gaulle is alleged to have said once that “Brazil is
World view: Why Brazil matters
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
French President Charles de Gaulle is alleged to have said once that “Brazil is not a serious country”. Indeed, until the military dictatorship ended in the 1980s and Fernando Henrique Cardoso later sorted out the currency and controlled inflation,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indo-US trade ties will withstand political change: OfficialMUMBAI: Calling for more action on ease of doing business from New Delhi, a sen
Indo-US trade ties will withstand political change: Official
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
MUMBAI: Calling for more action on ease of doing business from New Delhi, a senior American official today sought to allay concerns on the future of the Indo-US commercial ties, saying they are "secure" and will withstand any political change at the... Read more
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Japan Today
Yen slips as Japan steps up verbal threats before G-7 meets ‹ Japan TodayThe yen eased on Monday as Japan stepped up its threat of intervention in the c
Yen slips as Japan steps up verbal threats before G-7 meets ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
The yen eased on Monday as Japan stepped up its threat of intervention in the currency market before the Group of Seven meeting it will host this week, erasing early gains made as Chinese data disappointed. Japan’s top currency diplomat Masatsugu... Read more
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Market Watch
Jacob Lew warns of risk of currency battles hurting global economythreats to depreciate the yen. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Friday war
Jacob Lew warns of risk of currency battles hurting global economy
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
threats to depreciate the yen. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Friday warned of the risk of currency battles wreaking havoc on the global economy and said the Group of Seven largest economies meeting late next week need to reiterate their... Read more
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Fortune
Some Leaders Just Did (a Little Bit) More Than Talk About CorruptionA global crackdown on corruption. The mere words are enough to make the heart s
Some Leaders Just Did (a Little Bit) More Than Talk About Corruption
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
A global crackdown on corruption. The mere words are enough to make the heart sink. They conjure up, at best, images of inept and leaden-footed regulators closing old loopholes half as fast as financiers and lawyers exploit new ones, in a great game... Read more
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The Hindu
Interview with Aarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA on the bilateral double taxation avoidance treaty with MauritiusAarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA, a leading law firm in the country, shares her t
Interview with Aarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA on the bilateral double taxation avoidance treaty with Mauritius
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Aarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA, a leading law firm in the country, shares her thought on the amendment to the bilateral Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty with Mauritius, its impact on foreign investment flow, and the future direction. Excerpts: What... Read more
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The Hindu
Interview with Aarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA on the bilateral double taxation avoidance treaty with Mauritius"Structural fundamentals will be good as the government is trying to weed out t
Interview with Aarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA on the bilateral double taxation avoidance treaty with Mauritius
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
"Structural fundamentals will be good as the government is trying to weed out the twists in tax structures." Aarthi Sivanandh, Partner, JSA, a leading law firm in the country, shares her thought on the amendment to the bilateral Double Taxation... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Grove, Hampshire, Crystal Lake Central, Prairie Ridge, Richmond-Burton and Alden-Hebron winSchmidt struck out five and did not walk a batter, throwing 63 of 91 pitches fo
Grove, Hampshire, Crystal Lake Central, Prairie Ridge, Richmond-Burton and Alden-Hebron win
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Schmidt struck out five and did not walk a batter, throwing 63 of 91 pitches for strikes in seven innings. Matt McCumber gave C-G (20-7 overall, 10-2 FVC Valley) a 2-0 lead in the top of the fourth inning, doubling to right field and scoring Mark... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Central Banks And The Rise Of Extremismever increasing debt. In all, according to McKinsey’s math, global debt increa
Central Banks And The Rise Of Extremism
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
ever increasing debt. In all, according to McKinsey’s math, global debt increased by $57 trillion in the seven years ending 2014. The gold medal winners among creditors were the sovereigns: at 9.3-percent growth, government debt swelled to $58... Read more
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asianage
Panama commits to automatic exchange of tax data for 1st timeThe OECD has asked Panama to join global efforts to curb and check tax evasion
Panama commits to automatic exchange of tax data for 1st time
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
The OECD has asked Panama to join global efforts to curb and check tax evasion by way of international cooperation. Paris: Global economic body OECD today said Panama, along with few other jurisdictions, has committed to the internationally accepted... Read more
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The Financial Express
Panama commits to automatic exchange of tax data for 1st timeThe OECD has asked Panama to join global efforts to curb and check tax evasion
Panama commits to automatic exchange of tax data for 1st time
The Financial Express / Posted 13 days ago
The OECD has asked Panama to join global efforts to curb and check tax evasion by way of international cooperation. India had participated in the day-long meeting then. ( Reuters) Global economic body OECD today said Panama, along with few other... Read more
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Business Standard India
Panama commits to automatic exchange of tax dataPanama Papers: The development comes in the backdrop of the 'Panama Papers' off
Panama commits to automatic exchange of tax data
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
Panama Papers: The development comes in the backdrop of the 'Panama Papers' offshore assets leaks where at least 500 Indian names have also figuredThe development comes in the backdrop of the 'Panama... Read more
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The Telegraph
Treaty tweak to plug tax leakNew Delhi, May 10: The party on Indian stock markets could grind to a halt next
Treaty tweak to plug tax leak
The Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi, May 10: The party on Indian stock markets could grind to a halt next year as investors who have been gaming the system by round-tripping funds through Mauritius find themselves stonewalled by a tax on capital gains that will be slapped... Read more
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The Hindu
A borderless economy that will be controlledJack Ma, founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has proposed a new bu
A borderless economy that will be controlled
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
Jack Ma, founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has proposed a new business-led initiative for framing global e-commerce rules. Announcing it at the Boao Forum for Asia, he said: “Let businesses drive it with governments and NGOs and other... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Keynote Address of Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo before the Markit Group, 2016 Annual Customer Conference New York“Blockchain: A Regulatory Use Case” May 10, 2016 CFTC Commissioner J. Christo
Keynote Address of Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo before the Markit Group, 2016 Annual Customer Conference New York
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 14 days ago
“Blockchain: A Regulatory Use Case” May 10, 2016 CFTC Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo expands on his “do no harm”... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Leaders from 171 countries sign landmark Paris Agreement on climate changeLeaders from 175 countries signed the Paris Agreement on climate change Friday
Leaders from 171 countries sign landmark Paris Agreement on climate change
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Leaders from 175 countries signed the Paris Agreement on climate change Friday as the landmark deal took a key step forward, potentially entering into force years ahead of schedule. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, holding his young... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen County tournament final previewNo. 1 Ridgewood (13-0) vs. No. 2 Northern Highlands (11-2) Today, 5 p.m., at M
Bergen County tournament final preview
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
No. 1 Ridgewood (13-0) vs. No. 2 Northern Highlands (11-2) Today, 5 p.m., at Mahwah How they got here: Ridgewood earned a first-round bye, then defeated Paramus Catholic (18-1), Ramsey (19-4) and Bergen Catholic (11-9); Northern Highlands advanced... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Voting for Empire is the Sole Option for Democrats and RepublicansThe presidential primaries offer a single choice for both Democrats and Republi
Voting for Empire is the Sole Option for Democrats and Republicans
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
The presidential primaries offer a single choice for both Democrats and Republicans to vote for empire and permanent war. This year's entertainment spectacle, what we call democratic elections, is a particularly gross circus of meaninglessness,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Reagan: Trump must now start mending fencesto everyone in the United States. Trump will rack up lots of easy votes in the
Reagan: Trump must now start mending fences
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
to everyone in the United States. Trump will rack up lots of easy votes in the fall with his rabid fan base — older, grumpy white males and their spouses, who want change but don’t really know or care if Trump is a Republican or a... Read more
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Business Standard India
US launches crackdown on tax evasion after Panama Papers leakhas announced several new rules to combat financial crimes and close current lo
US launches crackdown on tax evasion after Panama Papers leak
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
has announced several new rules to combat financial crimes and close current loopholes in the US system that allow foreigners to hide assets in American accounts. The announcement follows a month of intense scrutiny after the release to media... Read more
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express
'ISIS estate agent' could face 15 years behind bars as Putin clamps down on terror A RUSSIAN estate agent who was working in Turkey and was arrested last year o
'ISIS estate agent' could face 15 years behind bars as Putin clamps down on terror
express / Posted 18 days ago
A RUSSIAN estate agent who was working in Turkey and was arrested last year on suspicion of being an Islamic State (ISIS) militant now faces 15 years behind... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen County tournament semifinals previewToday at Immaculate Heart No. 1 Ridgewood (9-2) vs. No. 4 Northern Highlands (
Bergen County tournament semifinals preview
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
Today at Immaculate Heart No. 1 Ridgewood (9-2) vs. No. 4 Northern Highlands (12-2), 5 p.m. How they got here: Ridgewood had byes through the first two rounds, then defeated No. 8 Pascack Valley, 19-1, in the quarterfinals. Northern Highlands had a... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Prepare for the Coming Financial EarthquakeWe are living in a time of earthquakes that could crush the walls of your portf
Prepare for the Coming Financial Earthquake
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 20 days ago
We are living in a time of earthquakes that could crush the walls of your portfolio and leave your wealth in ruins. Tragically, major earthquakes have struck in recent weeks in Japan and Ecuador, causing death and destruction. We’re concerned about... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Bank of North Dakota Soars Despite Oil Bust: A Blueprint for California?Despite North Dakota's collapsing oil market, its state-owned bank continues to
Bank of North Dakota Soars Despite Oil Bust: A Blueprint for California?
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
Despite North Dakota's collapsing oil market, its state-owned bank continues to report record profits. This article looks at what California, with fifty times North Dakota's population, could do following that state's lead. In November 2014, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
There's a big reason the US dollar has been getting destroyedThe dollar index is down about 7.5% since its peak in mid-January, trading near
There's a big reason the US dollar has been getting destroyed
The Economic Times / Posted 20 days ago
The dollar index is down about 7.5% since its peak in mid-January, trading near 92.50 and at its lowest level in almost 16 months. There have a bunch of theories about what's causing the greenback's drop - including a rumored secret G-20 meeting to... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Multilateral Tax Convention Effective In Singaporeby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong03 May 2016 The Organization for Economi
Multilateral Tax Convention Effective In Singapore
Tax-News.com / Posted 21 days ago
by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong03 May 2016 The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters became... Read more
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Business Insider
There's a big reason why the US dollar has been getting destroyedIt's been a rough couple of months for the US dollar. The dollar index is down
There's a big reason why the US dollar has been getting destroyed
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
It's been a rough couple of months for the US dollar. The dollar index is down about 7.5% since its peak in mid-January, trading near 92.50 and at its lowest level in almost 16 months. There have a bunch of theories about what's causing the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Yentertainment Tonight - Kuroda Kollapse Kontinues As USDJPY Nears 105 HandleEither The BoJ steps in soon and intervenes (even by just "checking levels") or
Yentertainment Tonight - Kuroda Kollapse Kontinues As USDJPY Nears 105 Handle
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
Either The BoJ steps in soon and intervenes (even by just "checking levels") or Kuroda-san is truly terrified of The G-20. USDJPY has now crashed 7 handles since last Thursday's shock BoJ disappointment crashing to within 5 pips of a 105 handle... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bank of Japan: The Limits Of Monetary Tinkeringthere are several issues in play. One is that some sort of sub-rosa agreement m
Bank of Japan: The Limits Of Monetary Tinkering
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
there are several issues in play. One is that some sort of sub-rosa agreement may have been struck at or around the G 20 meeting to allow the dollar to depreciate and the yen and euro to rally, so as to indirectly support the yuan, assorted... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Goldman Throws In The Bearish Yen Towel: "There Is Little Doubt That The USDJPY Will Keep Falling"Days before last week's BOJ "stunner" in which the Japanese central bank ended
Goldman Throws In The Bearish Yen Towel: "There Is Little Doubt That The USDJPY Will Keep Falling"
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
Days before last week's BOJ "stunner" in which the Japanese central bank ended up doing precisely nothing and smashing market expectations of further "bazooka" easing, we presented Goldman's expectations why the Yen is set to "collapse" in the next... Read more
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Investopedia
Japanese Stocks Tumble as Yen Hits 18-month HighJapan’s stock market, measured by the Nikkei 225 Index, tumbled 3.11% (or 517.6
Japanese Stocks Tumble as Yen Hits 18-month High
Investopedia / Posted 22 days ago
Japan’s stock market, measured by the Nikkei 225 Index, tumbled 3.11% (or 517.67 points) to 16,147.38 (at the time of writing), after the yen appreciated to its 18-month high of 106.14 per dollar, before falling back to 106.55 per dollar. The yen... Read more
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Market Watch
Japanese yen soars to fresh 18-month high against the dollarThe yen gained to a fresh 18-month high against the dollar in rangebound Asian
Japanese yen soars to fresh 18-month high against the dollar
Market Watch / Posted 22 days ago
The yen gained to a fresh 18-month high against the dollar in rangebound Asian trade on Monday, with investors still feeling the heat of the Bank of Japan’s decision to hold fire last week. The Japanese currency strengthened at a rapid pace, as the... Read more
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dna
India has clear picture of trade path, not aimless: Nirmala SitharamanMinister, Nirmala Sitharaman said that India is not aimless on its trade path a
India has clear picture of trade path, not aimless: Nirmala Sitharaman
dna / Posted 22 days ago
Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman said that India is not aimless on its trade path and has a clear picture of where it needs to go from here, an Economic Times report has said. She was speaking at a meet organised by the Research and Information System... Read more
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The Economic Times
India not aimless on trade agenda: Nirmala Sitharaman"We do have a picture on how to move ahead," she said at a consultation meeting
India not aimless on trade agenda: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
"We do have a picture on how to move ahead," she said at a consultation meeting organised by the MEA think tank, Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS). Her statement comes days after chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Are The Three Signs Of A "Disorderly" Currency Market: Richard Koo ExplainsOne of the biggest ironies in recent months has been the Bank of Japan's recurr
What Are The Three Signs Of A "Disorderly" Currency Market: Richard Koo Explains
Zero Hedge / Posted 23 days ago
One of the biggest ironies in recent months has been the Bank of Japan's recurring insistence that it would promptly intervene in the FX market if the ongoing "disorderly" moves in the Yen do not stop. This was ironic because it was the BOJ's own... Read more
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