sovereignman.com / By Simon Black / April 16, 2014
Here’s a guy you want to bet on– Li Ka-Shing.
Li is reportedly the richest person in Asia with a net worth well in excess of $30 billion, much of which he made being a shrewd property investor.
Li Ka-Shing was investing in mainland China [...]
zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / 04/11/2014 14:43 -0400
Previously we observed that when it comes to discretionary spending, if not so much staples, Japan’s sales tax hike has been an absolute disaster, sending sales at some department stores such as Takashimaya plunging by 25% in the week since the April 1st roll out [...]
marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / January 20, 2014
The US dollar began Asia on a firm note, extending its pre-weekend gains against the euro and Australian dollar, before consolidating with a somewhat softer bias later in Asia and through the European morning.
The Martin Luther King holiday in the US deters strong price action [...]
presstv.ir / Dec 29, 2013 7:14PM
The US National Security Agency (NSA) has collected sensitive data on key undersea optical fiber telecommunications cables between Europe, North Africa and Asia.
Citing classified documents labeled “top secret” and “not for foreigners”, German news magazine Der Spiegel reported on Sunday that NSA spied on the [...]
dailyresourcehunter.com / By Greg Guenthner / Dec 10th, 2013
Ever since gold broke below critical support back in April, you’ve been inundated with statistics, price targets and countless charts. There’s certainly no shortage of gold analysis these days.
But today, I want you to forget everything you’ve read about gold over the past eight [...]
kingworldnews.com / December 9, 2013
As we near the end of what has been a wild 2013, today Marc Faber spoke exclusively with King World News about his major predictions for 2014. Faber also gave his thoughts on what he thinks is a solid contrarian play for investors. This is part I [...]
sovereignman.com / By Simon Black / November 19, 2013
Senator Tom Carper (Delaware) is confused about Bitcoin.
As Chairman of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, this is how Carper framed his opening remarks yesterday at a hearing about digital currencies– with complete, incoherent confusion.
Carper’s hearing went on for several [...]
thedailybell.com / November 17, 2013
Introduction: Jim Rogers was a co-founder of the Quantum Fund, and is creator of the Rogers International Commodities Index (RICI). A native of Demopolis, Alabama, Jim Rogers was entrepreneurial from a young age. His first business venture at age five involved selling peanuts. He attended Yale University [...]