President Trump’s Tariffs And Trade Wars With China Are Costing US Workers’ Jobs — Gronda Morin

One of the major promises made by the republican President Donald Trump was to bring back jobs from abroad but his economic policies are doing just the opposite. The president keeps lying about the jobs that he is creating when the most minimum of fact checking proves that he is spouting falsehoods. Eventually, the hard […] via President Trump’s Tariffs And Trade Wars With China Are Costing US Workers’ Jobs — Gronda Morin Continue reading President Trump’s Tariffs And Trade Wars With China Are Costing US Workers’ Jobs — Gronda Morin

[MaJ : Trump annonce une trêve] Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo United against | Xbox One — Arcynewsy

(Update 29/06/2019) Donald Trump and China resumed trade negotiations and, at the G20, the two giants announced a truce. This means that for now, nothing is decided yet and customs duties remain unchanged. (Original article of 06/27/2019) If Donald Trump is famous for his controversial outings and his diplomatic choices for the least risky for […] via [MaJ : Trump annonce une trêve] Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo United against | Xbox One — Arcynewsy Continue reading [MaJ : Trump annonce une trêve] Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo United against | Xbox One — Arcynewsy

EXCLUSIVE-White House’s Kushner unveils economic portion of Middle East peace plan — Financial Post

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s $50 billion Middle East economic plan calls for creation of a global investment fund to lift the Palestinian and neighboring Arab state economies, and construction of a $5 billion transportation corridor to connect the West Bank and Gaza, according to U.S. officials and documents reviewed by Reuters. Read More via EXCLUSIVE-White House’s Kushner unveils economic portion of Middle East peace plan — Financial Post Continue reading EXCLUSIVE-White House’s Kushner unveils economic portion of Middle East peace plan — Financial Post

International Monetary

The yuan hasn’t performed this well since 1982, but its rise poses a headache for Beijing and complicates relations with the U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on a panel with Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday. Credit Laurent Gillieron/European Pressphoto Agency . By Lingling Wei in Beijing and Saumya Vaishampayan in Hong […] via In Global Currency Game, China Is Losing to U.S. — Peace and Freedom Continue reading International Monetary

Counterfeit Wines $1 Billion Market

http://ift.tt/2uURcCS Counterfeit wine is a billion dollar market – approximately $3 billion per year says Maureen Downey, an expert on fake wine. One wine fraudster, Indonesian Rudy Kurniawan, is serving time for selling $500,000,000 worth of fake wine. Shanghai-based blockchain company BitSE and Direct Imported Goods (DIG), China’s largest importer of fine wines, are working […] via China’s Largest Wine Importer Wants to Place Wine on a Private Blockchain — peoples trust toronto Continue reading Counterfeit Wines $1 Billion Market

State Financial Health Report

We’ve spent a lot of time of late discussing the precarious financial positions of states like Illinois, Connecticut and New Jersey which each suffer from their own myriad of financial threats including massive budget deficits, monstrous unfunded pension liabilities, pending debt downgrades, etc. In case you’ve missed those notes, here is a recap for your […] via 5 Charts That Explain Just How Screwed Your State Is — peoples trust toronto Continue reading State Financial Health Report

G-20 Events and Trump’s Attendance

First Lady Melania Trump and President Trump pose for a G20 group picture prior to attending a philharmonic concert in Hamburg Germany. Host Angela Merkel has selected Beethoven’s 9th Symphony (ends with Ode to Joy) as she hopes to spread her vision with “a hymn to humanity, peace and international understanding.” . *Note* There is […] via President Trump and First Lady Melania Attend Concert at G20… — The Last Refuge Continue reading G-20 Events and Trump’s Attendance

Coal and more coal — The happy Quitter!

I am so excited! Coal is coming back. I am not sure when and exactly how, but we here in the U.S. decided to go back to basics -whatever that means. Screw the alternative energy, that’s horse-hockey. We don’t need windmills or solar panels, we need good, old coal for something -not sure what. via Coal and more coal — The happy Quitter! Continue reading Coal and more coal — The happy Quitter!