Warning, President Trump is Anti-Government, “They will Kill the Guy”

Warning, President Trump is Anti-Government, “They will Kill the Guy”






Warning, President Trump is Anti-Government, “They will Kill the Guy” Warning from ex-CIA and FBI counterterrorism analyst: ‘the government is going to kill’ President Donald Trump The signs are all around us that the subversion and worse is afoot among those who feel that the federal government belongs to them, not to the voters of […]






China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?






China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over? $VIA, $AMC, $BABA Billions of USDs have been thrown into question as Chinese regulators crack down on overseas investments, Paramount’s, a unit of Viacon (NYSE:VIA), backer skips a payment, and both President Trump and some Democrats have taken a protectionist stance. For almost 5 years, Hollywood has been bolstered […]






Gold is an “All Weather Investment”

Gold is an “All Weather Investment”






Gold is an “All Weather Investment” $GLD The Big Q: What do savvy Wall Street traders see in physical Gold, and why are they adamant about holding it? The former head of ETF Trading at Lehman Brothers said he discovered Gold in Y 2005 when the launch of the SPDR Gold Shares ETF (NYSEArca:GLD) drew his attention […]






The DJIA Has Been Moving from 1 New All-time High to Another

The DJIA Has Been Moving from 1 New All-time High to Another






The DJIA Has Been Moving from 1 New All-time High to Another $DIA, $GLD, $VXX The last article I sent out was on the weekend of July 15, and since then the DJIA has seen 10 new all-time highs. In fact, since July 11 the Dow Jones Industrial Average has increased from 21,409.07 to 22,092.81 […]






The Leakers Reward: Handcuffs

The Leakers Reward: Handcuffs






The Leakers Reward: Handcuffs Former congressman turned news analyst Jason Chaffetz Tuesday said the Justice Department is not going far enough on leakers, saying, “They need to start putting people in handcuffs.” Mr. Chaffetz was responding to US Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ announcement last week that the DOJ, along with the intelligence community is ramping […]






The Humanitarian Hoax of Transgenders in the US Military

The Humanitarian Hoax of Transgenders in the US Military






The Humanitarian Hoax of Transgenders in the US Military The Humanitarian Hoax is a deliberate and deceitful tactic of presenting a destructive policy as altruistic. The Humanitarian huckster presents himself as a compassionate advocate when in fact he is the disguised enemy. Mr. Hussein Obama, the Humanitarian Huckster-in-Chief, weakened the United States for 8 years […]






Hyperloop One Marks MPH Milestone

Hyperloop One Marks MPH Milestone






Hyperloop One Marks MPH Milestone Los Angeles-based Hyperloop One’s electromagnetically propelled passenger pod reached nearly 200 mph in its most recent milestone announced Wednesday. Executives of the 3-year-old tech company say they’re now ready for global commercialization of the new energy-efficient, autonomous transportation system. They wrapped up the 2nd phase of engineering tests of the […]






President Trump’s DOJ Ramping Up Crackdown on Marijuana Laws

President Trump’s DOJ Ramping Up Crackdown on Marijuana Laws






President Trump’s DOJ Ramping Up Crackdown on Marijuana Laws The Trump Administration is readying for a crackdown on marijuana users under USAG Jeff Sessions. President Trump’s Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety, led by AG Sessions, is expected to release a report this week that criminal justice reform advocates fear will link marijuana […]






Expect DJIA to Trade Above 22,000 in the Coming Weeks, or Days

Expect DJIA to Trade Above 22,000 in the Coming Weeks, or Days






Expect DJIA to Trade Above 22,000 in the Coming Weeks, or Days $DIA, $GLD, $SLV Not unexpected, the Dow Jones made new all-time highs on the last 3 trading days last week. And finished Wednesday +66.02 at 21640.75 for another. The number of BEV Zeros the Dow has made since the November election increases weekly. Since […]






The European Union is Failing, Why?

The European Union is Failing, Why?






The European Union is Failing, Why? What will the future of the European Union be?  Bruce Thornton projects a solution to their future that lies in the EU showing greater respect for the diversity of cultures of its member states. He states, “The challenge facing Europe today is not just reforming its economies or crafting saner immigration […]






Lots of “Fast Growth” Ahead for the US Economy

Lots of “Fast Growth” Ahead for the US Economy






Lots of “Fast Growth” Ahead for the US Economy $DIA,  $SPY,  $QQQ,  $VXX Economists and pundits daily nay-say President Donald Trump’s economic agenda and forecast of 3% growth as fantasy. The consensus is that the economy “can’t possibly grow at 3%,” according to The Wall Street Journal. “Slow growth is the new norm, so get […]






Religious Protection Has Gone Wild in the US

Religious Protection Has Gone Wild in the US






Religious Protection Has Gone Wild in the US What is Religion? What is Islam? What if Hitler declared Nazism to be a religion? The First Amendment guarantees Americans the freedom of religion in the “Establishment” clause: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the […]






Mark Lundeen: Gold and Silver Vs Stocks and Bonds

Mark Lundeen: Gold and Silver Vs Stocks and Bonds






Mark Lundeen: Gold and Silver Vs Stocks and Bonds $GLD, $SLV,$DIA, $GOVT Last  week ended with a new all-time high for the DJIA.  Keep in mind I am still a Big Bear on the stock market, but there’s no need to begin the depression any sooner than is necessary.  Still, I have to be honest […]






Brits ‘Punish’ Lackluster PM, Expect May to Step Down Soon

Brits ‘Punish’ Lackluster PM, Expect May to Step Down Soon






Brits ‘Punish’ Lackluster PM, Expect May to Step Down Soon A politically wounded Theresa May was punished by voters who took away her majority in parliament, will not be able to ‘soldier on” by resisting pressure to resign after the failure of her high-stakes election gamble made the massive challenge of untangling Britain from the […]






President Trump, “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.”

President Trump, “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.”






President Trump, “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.” $GOOGL, $FB, $AMZN, $TWTR, $YHOO President Donald Trump withdrew from Obama’s anti-American Paris Climate Agreement saying, “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.” The Paris Accord was one of many anti-American agreements made by the most lawless anti-American President […]






Dubai’s Ruler Launched New Cyber Security Strategy

Dubai’s Ruler Launched New Cyber Security Strategy






Dubai’s Ruler Launched New Cyber Security Strategy The strategy aims to make Dubai “the safest city in the world – digitally” A new cyber security strategy for Dubai has been launched by the UAE’s Vice President and Prime Minister Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The strategy was unveiled on Wednesday as Sheikh […]






US Supreme Court Asked to Revive President Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

US Supreme Court Asked to Revive President Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban






US Supreme Court Asked to Revive President Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban Thursday, President Donald Trump’s Administration asked the US Supreme Court to revive his plan to temporarily ban travelers from 6 Muslim-majority nations after it was blocked by lower courts that found it discriminatory. In deciding whether to allow the ban to go into effect, […]






Soft US Inflation May Warrant Interest Rate “Rethink”

Soft US Inflation May Warrant Interest Rate “Rethink”






Soft US Inflation May Warrant Interest Rate “Rethink” $DIA,  $SPY,  $QQQ,  $VXX Tuesday, Fed Governor Lael Brainard said soft US inflation may cause her to reassess the path forward for monetary policy should it linger, even as the global economic outlook brightens and US growth looks poised to rebound. “If the soft inflation data persist, […]






President Trump’s Budget, “No Free Lunch”

President Trump’s Budget, “No Free Lunch”






President Trump’s Budget, “No Free Lunch” When OMB director Mick Mulvaney unveiled President Trump’s budget, he used important language that we have not heard in many years. To paraphrase Mr. Mulvaney, the measure of budget success for The Trump Administration is not how much federal assistance is given out, but how many people leave government […]






Barack Hussein Obama Pawn of the Globalist Elites, the Perfect Con Man

Barack Hussein Obama Pawn of the Globalist Elites, the Perfect Con Man






Barack Hussein Obama Pawn of the Globalist Elites, the Perfect Con Man James Comey’s stunning televised judgment against prosecuting Hillary Clinton was not a decision to protect The Clinton Crime Family or Comey’s personal and family involvement with the Clintons over decades. It was a battle tactic designed to protect Barack Hussein Obama, the globalist […]






Jeremy Corbyn Says Terrorism Is the Result Of Government Intervention

Jeremy Corbyn Says Terrorism Is the Result Of Government Intervention






Jeremy Corbyn Says Terrorism Is the Result Of Government Intervention Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has gone on the offensive on Friday morning, connecting terrorist attacks at home with Britain’s failed wars abroad. He has also pledged to reverse government cuts to emergency services. The Labour leader claimed a link between “wars our government has supported […]






The US Entitlement State is Not Sustainable






The US Entitlement State is Not Sustainable $AAPL, $AMZN, $FB, $GOOG The US government’s entitlement programs: Social Security and Medicare, down to food stamps and spending on the arts are closing in on 70% of our spending. Add in interest our increasing debt, and very little of what the government spends money on goes to […]






Fake News Promulgated by Hussein Obama’s Saboteurs Threaten Our Democracy

Fake News Promulgated by Hussein Obama’s Saboteurs Threaten Our Democracy






Fake News Promulgated by Hussein Obama’s Saboteurs Threaten Our Democracy These Leftists need to GROW UP! We are witness to an attempted coup branded as the “resistance movement” being perpetrated by left-wing liberals led by EX-president Barack Hussein Obama and the saboteurs he left behind in the US government. The mainstream media has colluded with […]






Business Vs Government: President Grapples for Control

Business Vs Government: President Grapples for Control






Business Vs Government: President Grapples for Control President Trump has got to take over the system and let his Team do the dirty work. There is an important and damaging cultural divide between the Trumps and the governing system that the President and his closest allies are trying to tame. Call it New York vs. […]






Medical Marijuana Arguments Dismissed as “Desperate” by Trump Administration Official

Medical Marijuana Arguments Dismissed as “Desperate” by Trump Administration Official






Medical Marijuana Arguments Dismissed as “Desperate” by Trump Administration Official Late Friday, President Donald Trump signaled he may ignore a Congressional ban on interfering with state medical marijuana laws, arguing in a lengthy statement that he is not legally bound by a series of limits lawmakers imposed on him. President Trump issued the “signing statement” […]






President Trump Was Right, Obama Officials Spied on Americans

President Trump Was Right, Obama Officials Spied on Americans






President Trump Was Right, Obama Officials Spied on Americans Government officials requested to know the identities of more than 1,900 Americans whose information was swept up in National Security Agency surveillance programs last year, according to an intelligence report issued Tuesday. The identities of US citizens and legal permanent residents were found in 3,914 intelligence […]






The Democrats ‘Consumed by Their Hatred’

The Democrats ‘Consumed by Their Hatred’






The Democrats ‘Consumed by Their Hatred’ The Democrats have become an “extreme party” dealing in character assassination, author David Horowitz says. “In my book ‘Big Agenda,’ I describe the Democratic Party as a party of hate,” Mr. Horowitz said in a TV interview Monday night. “Anybody who disagrees with them is a racist, sexist, homophobe, […]






Cuba Points to Urban Farming to Boost Organic Food Production

Cuba Points to Urban Farming to Boost Organic Food Production






Cuba Points to Urban Farming to Boost Organic Food Production Not far from Havana’s iconic Revolution Square, a Green plot of land offers a welcome break from the skyline and “hubbub” of Cuba’s capital. More importantly, it guarantees the people an assortment of fresh Organic fruits and vegetables year-round. This urban farm, like numerous others […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Recalls Model S, Model X Cars in China

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Recalls Model S, Model X Cars in China






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Recalls Model S, Model X Cars in China $TSLA Last Friday, US EV (electric car) maker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) started to recall 6,634 Model S and Model X electric cars in China over a parking brake problem, according to China’s consumer quality watchdog. The recall was filed by Tesla Auto Sales (Beijing) Co. to […]






How Barack and Hillary Almost Stole The American Presidency

How Barack and Hillary Almost Stole The American Presidency






How Barack and Hillary Almost Stole The American Presidency If we are going to conduct espionage in the future, we are going to have to make some changes in the relationship between the intelligence community and the public it serves. –Michael Hayden, CIA Director 2005-2009. Espionage is our friend when protecting Americans and our national […]






Dem Resistant “Terrorist” Maxine Waters Doesn’t Respect Our President

Dem Resistant “Terrorist” Maxine Waters Doesn’t Respect Our President






Dem Resistant “Terrorist” Maxine Waters Doesn’t Respect Our President Last Saturday, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) during a tax march pushing for Donald Trump to release his tax returns said she will fight every day until the president is impeached. “I don’t respect this President. I don’t trust this President. He’s not working in the best […]






Resistant Democrats are a Terrorist Party

Resistant Democrats are a Terrorist Party






Resistant Democrats are a Terrorist Party The Democrats have committed to overthrowing our government. The Big Q: What does #Resistance really mean? The Big A: It means the overthrow of our government. In this century, Democrats rejected the outcomes of 2 Presidential elections won by Republicans. After George W. Bush won, they settled for accusing […]






Thailand’s “Elite Ultimate Privilege” Residency Program

Thailand’s “Elite Ultimate Privilege” Residency Program






Thailand’s “Elite Ultimate Privilege” Residency Program The Thai government has started offering “elite” residency visas for wealthy foreign citizens, allowing them to live in the country for around $3,000 (£2,403) a year, aimed at capitalizing on increased global uncertainty over borders and immigration. There are 7 different packages, with the most expensive being the “Elite […]






Prominent US Lawmakers Urge President Trump to Repeal FATCA

Prominent US Lawmakers Urge President Trump to Repeal FATCA






Prominent US Lawmakers Urge President Trump to Repeal FATCA Rep. Mark Meadows and Sen. Rand Paul have sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and OMB Director Mick Mulvaney urging President Trump take action to “mitigate the ongoing damage” caused by the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and quickly repeal the law. FATCA […]






UAE Launches Project to Become “World’s Best” Country

UAE Launches Project to Become “World’s Best” Country






UAE Launches Project to Become “World’s Best” Country The project’s objectives center on education, economy, government development and community cohesion The UAE’s Cabinet has launched the 2071 Centennial project to make the country the best in the world 100 years after its founding. The plan was revealed by is Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al […]






The “Trump Approach” Taking Hold Worldwide

The “Trump Approach” Taking Hold Worldwide






The “Trump Approach” Taking Hold Worldwide Though it is hard to believe some days, the political atmosphere in Washington is slowly settling down. The Democrats drone tiresomely on, battering the piñata that there is no evidence that President Obama tapped candidate Trump’s telephones, and the Republicans, as if trying to extract a shark’s teeth, require […]






Key NSA Official, “Telephone surveillance should have been disclosed.”

Key NSA Official, “Telephone surveillance should have been disclosed.”






Key NSA Official, “Telephone surveillance should have been disclosed.” The US government should have publicized the existence of a program that vacuumed up in bulk Americans’ telephone call data before its existence was leaked by former contractor Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency’s deputy director said Tuesday. Richard Ledgett said in an interview that disclosing […]






Trump Vs Obama, The Battle for America Has Begun

Trump Vs Obama, The Battle for America Has Begun






Trump Vs Obama, The Battle for America Has Begun Barack Hussein Obama is a Coward. Trump will call someone a name while Obama will anonymously source a smear through three levels of staffers, political allies and reporters. Trump called CNN “Fake News” on camera. Obama sourced Operation Rushbo, targeting Rush Limbaugh, through a variety of […]






US to Keep Aaa-Rating After Debt Ceiling Hike of Cap

US to Keep Aaa-Rating After Debt Ceiling Hike of Cap






US to Keep Aaa-Rating After Debt Ceiling Hike or Cap $MCO Moody’s Investors Services (NYSE:MCO) said Monday the US will retain the rating agency’s top-notch debt rating as long as it meets its interest payments even if the government’s borrowing cap is reinstated Thursday. In November 2015, federal lawmakers suspended the federal debt ceiling, which […]






There Are Radical Muslims That Intend to Take Over the US, UK, Europe and Australia

There Are Radical Muslims That Intend to Take Over the US, UK, Europe and Australia






There Are Muslims That Intend to Take Over the US, US, Europe and Australia US President Trump is correct in that there are 2 distinct types of Muslim immigrants, and the government now has the proof. This article is being written in Cincinnati, Ohio, where the the hottest topic in the news, as it is […]






There’s Very Little Corporate Resistance to President Trump’s Travel Ban

There’s Very Little Corporate Resistance to President Trump’s Travel Ban






There’s Very Little Corporate Resistance to President Trump’s Travel Ban $FB, $GOOGL, $AAPL, $F, $GM, $GW, $JPM For the most part US corporate leaders are “mum” on US President Donald Trump’s immigration restrictions. While the leaders of Apple Inc.(NASDAQ:AAPL), Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) and Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) emailed their staff to denounce the suspension of the US refugee program and the […]






Trump Team Revamping the US State Department

Trump Team Revamping the US State Department






Trump Team Revamping the US State Department Much of the recent media coverage of the new Trump administration has an air of hysteria about it. The barbarians are seemingly at the door and are actually taking over, the lights are going out over America and being replaced by darkness. This hyperbole seems to extend across […]






The Markets as President Trump Took His Oath of Office

The Markets as President Trump Took His Oath of Office






The Markets as President Trump Took His Oath of Office $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $GLD, $SLV It’s been a month (December 20th) since the DJIA last closed at an all-time high.  And since January 6th, the Dow Jones is finding breaking above its 20K line a hard nut to crack.  That’s not to say the Dow […]






President Donald Trump’s Inaugural “People Power” Address

President Donald Trump’s Inaugural “People Power” Address






President Donald Trump’s Inaugural “People Power” Address The transcript of Donald Trump’s Inaugural address, delivered Friday, January 20, 2017, after his swearing-in as the 45th President of the United States. Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world: Thank you. We, the citizens of America, […]






China’s GDP Hits Government Target in 2016

China’s GDP Hits Government Target in 2016






China’s GDP Hits Government Target in 2016 China’s economy grew 6.7% Y-Y in Y 2016, the slowest pace of growth in 26 years, but well within the government’s target range, official data showed Friday. Growth in Q-4 came in at 6.8%, accelerating from the 6.7% in Q-3, according to National Bureau of Statistics data (NBS). […]






Donald Trump Fills WH Team with America’s Top Bankers

Donald Trump Fills WH Team with America’s Top Bankers






Donald Trump Fills White House Team with America’s Top Bankers $GS US President Elect Donald Trump filled 5 Key posts in his admin with current former Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) executives. It’s a fact, billionaires know more about government…and they make up what is perhaps the most talented team in the history of the Presidency. As […]






Islamic Jihadists Partnering with Drug Cartels at US-Mexican Border

Islamic Jihadists Partnering with Drug Cartels at US-Mexican Border






Islamic Jihadists Partnering with Drug Cartels at US-Mexican Border The US about to reap what the Bush/Clinton/Obama tie-up has sown Judicial Watch cites confidential US and Mexican law enforcement sources for the disturbing report, which builds on earlier JW reports shining light on the jihadists’ exploitation of the porous border policies of US President Barack […]






Italy’s President Solves the Government Crisis

Italy’s President Solves the Government Crisis






Italy’s President Solves the Government Crisis Saturday, Italian President Sergio Mattarella says he would make a decision “in the coming hours” to solve ongoing government crisis, and give the country a new full-functioning cabinet. FLASH UpDate:  Italy’s latest government was formed and rapidly sworn in Monday, a center-left coalition headed by new Premier Paolo Gentiloni […]






Italy’s PM Resigned After Voters Rejected His Constitutional Reforms

Italy’s PM Resigned After Voters Rejected His Constitutional Reforms






Italy’s PM Resigned After Voters Rejected His Constitutional Reforms The EU’s embattled elite political establishment lost another round Sunday, as Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi resigned after voters rejected his constitutional reforms. Beppe Grillo, called the most dangerous man in Europe, started to make headlines at the leader of Italy’s biggest protest party more than […]






Senior US Senators Want to Amend Saudi 9/11 Law

Senior US Senators Want to Amend Saudi 9/11 Law






Senior US Senators Want to Amend Saudi 9/11 Law Under the amendment, a government could be sued only if it “knowingly” engages with a terrorist entity 2 Senior Republican US Senators said this week they want to amend a law allowing lawsuits against Saudi Arabia over the September 11 attacks to narrow the scope of […]






Consumers Decline Obamacare, Future Uncertain for His Affordable Care Act

Consumers Decline Obamacare, Future Uncertain for His Affordable Care Act






Consumers Decline Obamacare, Future Uncertain for His Affordable Care Act The Obama Administration has said millions of people have gained coverage through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) aka Barack Obamacare, but an estimated 28-M Americans are uninsured. And preliminary data shows that about 5.6-M paid a tax penalty rather than buy health insurance in Y […]






The Fundamental but Unseen Issue of the 2016 Presidential Election

The Fundamental but Unseen Issue of the 2016 Presidential Election






The Fundamental but Unseen Issue of the 2016 Presidential Election Thanks largely to Wiki Leaks, the 2016 Presidential election campaign has brought to massive pubic attention the corruption of the Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Foundation. Add to this the exposure, Hillary Clinton’s perjury-laden testimony illuminated by the pointed questions of Congressman […]






Hillary Clinton & Huma Abedin, “The Enemies Within”

Hillary Clinton & Huma Abedin, “The Enemies Within”






Hillary Clinton & Huma Abedin, “The Enemies Within” The Muslim Brotherhood and Saudi ties of Hillary Clinton’s longtime aide and confidante Huma Abedin and her influence on US foreign policy are spotlighted in a newly released documentary called “The Enemies Within.” In a 6-minute trailer of the documentary made available to WND (below is the […]






Obama’s Conflict Torpedoed the Clinton e-Mail Investigation

Obama’s Conflict Torpedoed the Clinton e-Mail Investigation






Obama’s Conflict Torpedoed the Clinton e-Mail Investigation Hillary Clinton could not be proven guilty without finding the President Barack Hussein Obama guilty too. “How is this not classified?” So exclaimed Hillary Clinton’s close aide and confidante, Huma Abedin. The FBI had just shown her an old e-mail exchange, over Clinton’s private account, between the then-secretary […]






Dubai Launches Future Accelerators Program

Dubai Launches Future Accelerators Program






Dubai Launches Future Accelerators Program Those selected for the program will have 3 months to come up with a prototype or business plan that can be applied to the entire city Dubai has officially launched its Dhs1bn ($270-M) Future Accelerators program designed to make the city an innovation hub. The scheme pairs government departments with […]






Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents

Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents






Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents The Dubai government is seeking to position the emirate as a leader in blockchain technology Dubai has announced plans to use blockchain, the database technology behind crypto currency Bitcoin, for all government documents by Y2020. Dubai Media Office said in a tweet the strategy was launched […]






US Congress Passes Funding Bill, Government Shutdown Averted

US Congress Passes Funding Bill, Government Shutdown Averted






US Congress Passes Funding Bill, Government Shutdown Averted The US Congress approved a stop-gap funding bill Wednesday that averts a looming federal government shutdown and provides urgently needed money to help battle an outbreak of the Zika virus. Passage of the bi-partisan legislation came shortly after Republicans and Democrats ended its fight over whether Washington […]






UK Government was Totally Unprepared for the Brexit Vote

UK Government was Totally Unprepared for the Brexit Vote






UK Government was Totally Unprepared for the Brexit Vote The President of the European Parliament says Britain’s government was unprepared for the country’s vote to leave the European Union, and does not know when it wants to start divorce talks. Martin Schulz says the Conservative government was “in no way prepared for the ‘leave’ majority” […]






New Data Reveals the Public Does Not Trust Government

New Data Reveals the Public Does Not Trust Government






New Data Reveals the Public Does Not Trust Government Sunday, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde called for efforts to combat corruption in order to restore trust in institutions and push forward globalization. “Coming on the heels of the financial crisis, this backlash against globalization has evolved into a deeper problem, a growing […]






Muni Bond Yields & Barron’s Confidence Index

Muni Bond Yields & Barron’s Confidence Index






Muni Bond Yields & Barron’s Confidence Index $DIA, $GLD, $SLV Finally, after two months the stock market saw a little excitement last Friday; the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) almost broke below 18,000 at the close. Two “policy makers” said FOMC “policy” isn’t market driven; that they may actually increase their Fed Funds Rate: twice […]






Dubai Expo 2020 to Allocate $1.36-B of Contracts to SMEs

Dubai Expo 2020 to Allocate $1.36-B of Contracts to SMEs






Dubai Expo 2020 to Allocate $1.36-B of Contracts to SMEs Opportunities for SME participation extend beyond the physical expo site and six-month duration of the event, according to Expo 2020 Dubai has announced that 20% of direct and indirect spending on the Expo 2020 event will be allocated to small and medium enterprises. Under the […]






The US Government’s Economic Growth Numbers are Wrong

The US Government’s Economic Growth Numbers are Wrong






The US Government’s Economic Growth Numbers are Wrong Harvard Economist Martin Feldstein warned Friday that the US government’s measure of economic growth is always wrong, regardless of the official number. The US economy grew less than previously reported last Quarter on lower government outlays and a bigger depletion of inventories, capping a sluggish 1-H performance […]






ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data

ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data






ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data The latest data breach count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 601 data breaches recorded YTD, and that more than 21-M records have been exposed since the beginning of the year. The total number of reported breaches increased by 17 since […]






US Corporate Profits Fall, US Government Deficit Rises

US Corporate Profits Fall, US Government Deficit Rises






US Corporate Profits Fall, US Government Deficit Rises $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The federal government last month recorded the biggest monthly budget deficit since February, and the deficit so far this budget year is running 10% higher than a year ago. The US Treasury Department said Wednesday that the deficit came in at $112.8-B in July, […]






Dying American Entrepreneurship is a National Emergency

Dying American Entrepreneurship is a National Emergency






Dying American Entrepreneurship is a National Emergency American entrepreneurship may well be dying a slow and undignified death. John Dearie, EVP for Policy at the Financial Services Forum said recently that, “New businesses are disproportionately responsible for the innovation that drives productivity and economic growth, and they account for virtually all job creation….I would say, […]






Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution

Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution






Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution Thai voters approved a military junta-backed constitution in a referendum Sunday, the outcome that paves the way for an election next year but will require future elected governments to rule on the military’s terms. Voters handed the junta led by Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha a convincing win in […]






China Focuses on Petrochemical Industry Development

China Focuses on Petrochemical Industry Development






China Focuses on Petrochemical Industry Development China has determined that must shut down outmoded facilities, consolidate production and reduce pollution to increase the competitiveness of its petrochemical industry, according to a government guideline issued Wednesday. The energy sector’s industrial development is hindered by overcapacity along with security and environmental constraints, according to the guideline issued […]






The Federal Government Subsidizes and Promotes Obesity

The Federal Government Subsidizes and Promotes Obesity






The Federal Government Subsidizes and Promotes Obesity $MON, $CAG, $KO, $PEP, $MCD Junk food is directly tied to the nation’s growing obesity crisis, it is heavily subsidized by the federal government, which makes sure it is cheap and plentiful, according to a new study. Junk foods (processed), including high-carb breads, cookies, donuts, sugary drinks, pizza, […]






Dubai Real Estate Transparency Improved

Dubai Real Estate Transparency Improved






Dubai Real Estate Transparency Improved $JLL JLL report awards city ‘semi transparent’ status and the most in the Middle East Dubai needs to introduce a citywide performance index if it is to improve the property market’s transparency, according to JLL MENA. In its biennial Global Real Estate Transparency Index, JLL (NYSE:JLL) ranked Dubai 48th out of […]






Deadly Brushfires Haunt Western Australians

Deadly Brushfires Haunt Western Australians






Deadly Brushfires Haunt Western Australians The system for managing bushfires in WA (Western Australia) is “failing citizens and the government”, a special inquiry into the deadly Yarloop and Waroona blazes has concluded, and if change does not occur, “then the prospect of a future catastrophic bushfire event is increasingly likely”. Six months after the devastating bushfires […]






Cyber Attacks from Terrorists ‘just a matter of time’

Cyber Attacks from Terrorists ‘just a matter of time’






Cyber Attacks from Terrorists ‘just a matter of time’ In Q-1 of Y 2016 alone, there were 2.2-B cyber attacks globally Rapidly evolving threats from cyber criminals and terrorist groups including ransomware and cryptoware could result in major attacks on critical infrastructure and industrial systems in the Middle East, according to prominent technology security firm […]






China Debt Burden Crisis Unlikely

China Debt Burden Crisis Unlikely






China Debt Burden Crisis Unlikely Amid warnings that China may face a financial crisis induced by its debt burden, an economic expert said this week that a number of factors make this scenario unlikely. “Economists have often used such adjectives as ‘neck breaking’ and ‘breath-taking’ to describe the very fast economic growth of China in […]






Saudi Arabia Seeks Partners to Build 1.5-M Homes

Saudi Arabia Seeks Partners to Build 1.5-M Homes






Saudi Arabia Seeks Partners to Build 1.5-M Homes Saudi government offers property developers partnership deals to address a shortage of affordable housing Saudi housing minister Majed al-Hogail has unveiled a new construction program, which aims to build 1.5-M homes over the next 8 years. Under the scheme, the Saudi government will offer foreign and local […]






China Implements Fx Trading Reforms

China Implements Fx Trading Reforms






China Implements Fx Trading Reforms $USDCNY The RMB Yuan is facing renewed devaluation pressure over expectations of a US Fed rate hike, but a large RMB Yuan devaluation is unlikely as China continues its market-oriented Fx (foreign exchange) reform. The central parity rate, or the fixing rate of the Chinese currency, had been weakening since […]