Elon Musk Greed Killing Telsa

Elon Musk Greed Killing Telsa

Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces legal action from a Tesla shareholder who accused the visionary CEO of neglecting the needs of investors and using the tech company for his personal enrichment. Days after some shareholders said the time has come to oust the CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk faces yet another challenge. A new lawsuit […]

China Russia Trade to hit $100b

China Russia Trade to hit $100b

Trade between Moscow and Beijing has grown 31 percent this year and is projected to reach the $100 billion target, said Russian President Vladimir Putin during a meeting with China’s President Xi Jinping in Beijing. Energy is the key sector of cooperation between the two countries, according to Putin. “Russia remains the largest supplier of […]

China and Russia Creating a Trade Powerhouse

China and Russia Creating a Trade Powerhouse

President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Friday agreed to promote greater development of China-Russia relations at a high level. The two leaders reached the consensus during talks in Beijing. Putin is on a state visit to China, and he will also attend the 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in the […]

Political Risk and the Global Economy

Political Risk and the Global Economy

Investors are keeping close tabs on various scenarios that could potentially lead to a “June crisis” amid key global market-moving and political events. Increased volatility caused by rate hikes in the United States and eurozone risks, among other things, and the subsequent market adjustment are all likely, but it seems far-fetched to translate this as […]

The Politics of Opening North Korea

The Politics of Opening North Korea

World powers are jostling for influence over the Korean Peninsula ahead of next week’s summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, which is expected to mark a shift in Northeast Asian geopolitics and security. In the lead-up to the historic summit set to be held in Singapore next Tuesday, China, […]

Big Money Betting on an Open North Korea

Big Money Betting on an Open North Korea

Samsung Securities Co., said Thursday it has launched a team tasked with analyzing possible investment in North Korea amid a thaw in cross-border ties. Established as part of the company’s research center, the group aims to “provide comprehensive and systematic analysis with longer-term perspectives, at a time when geographical circumstances regarding North Korea go beyond […]

Merkel in Fear of G7

Merkel in Fear of G7

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday said she expected difficult talks during the G7 summit in Canada later in the week. Merkel stood for the first time a question-and-answer session with German lawmakers. Like the debates with the prime ministers in the British House of Commons, Merkel answered around 30 questions within one hour. “I […]

Italy Set to Rattle EU

Italy Set to Rattle EU

Italy Set to Rattle EU The new Italian government cleared its second administrative hurdle in as many days on Wednesday, winning a confidence vote in the lower house of Italy’s parliament. The government, led by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, won the vote with 350 votes in support and 237 against, with 35 abstentions. The result […]

More Scrutiny for Facebook

More Scrutiny for Facebook

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull would “love” Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg to be grilled by Australian lawmakers, he said Thursday, in the wake of revelations the tech giant allowed Chinese smartphone makers access to user data. The social media behemoth has drawn renewed criticism after confirming it shared data with Chinese electronics firms, including Huawei which […]

Iran Moves Closer to Nuclear Bomb

Iran Moves Closer to Nuclear Bomb

Iran has begun preliminary work on infrastructure for advanced centrifuges, the country’s Atomic Energy Organization has confirmed. The announcement comes after Tehran said it would revamp its uranium enrichment program. The infrastructure project is being carried out at a facility in Natanz. Iran also plans to boost production of UF6, a gas needed to produce […]

Koch Vs Trump on Protectionism

Koch Vs Trump on Protectionism

The billionaire Koch brothers are launching a campaign against President Donald Trump’s tariffs and trade policies, denouncing them as bad for business. Industrialists Charles and David Koch will spread their message through Koch network group’s Freedom Partners, Americans for Prosperity, and the LIBRE Initiative, they announced on Monday. The campaign will use ads, activists, lobbying […]

John McAfee the 2020 Cryptocurrency President

John McAfee the 2020 Cryptocurrency President

Cybersecurity guru and cryptocurrency enthusiast John McAfee has announced plans to run for the US presidency in 2020 as part of a broader agenda to “best serve the crypto community.” The founder of McAfee Antivirus Software said that he would set up his own political party if necessary, according to a tweet that was posted […]

China: RMB to Dominate USD

China: RMB to Dominate USD

China is ramping up efforts to promote yuan as a global currency. After the crackdown on outflows and devaluation in 2015, the renminbi is once again gaining momentum. The record share of yuan in global trade was at 2.8 percent three years ago, according to Bloomberg. Its share shrank to 1.7 percent in April, but […]

Islamist’s Radicalized in Europe an Increasing Threat

Islamist’s Radicalized in Europe an Increasing Threat

A major French prison, which houses more than a hundred radicalized inmates, is overcrowded, understaffed and “starting to explode,” a correctional officers’ union warns. It says the guards suffer attacks and commit suicide. Europe’s largest prison Fleury-Merogis is in dire condition, the representative of the CGT Penitentiaries Union told RT. “Every day in France, there […]

Facebook is Still Selling Your Data

Facebook is Still Selling Your Data

At least 60 different firms – including Apple and Microsoft – have data-sharing partnerships with Facebook, which gave them access to user data without explicit consent, according to a New York Times investigation. The report claims that Facebook allowed its partners to access the data of users’ friends without their explicit consent, even after declaring […]

America Overreaching on Sanctions

America Overreaching on Sanctions

America Overreaching on Sanctions The White House is on the verge of introducing penalties against companies engaged in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, which will deliver Russian natural gas to the EU across the Baltic Sea. The US government is planning to sanction European corporations, corporations outside of their jurisdiction, that […]

Putin Strikes Back on US Sanctions

Putin Strikes Back on US Sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law stipulating implementation of counter-sanctions against the US and its allies. The legislation is to be applied to any state or person for “hostile actions” against Russia. It allows Russian authorities to cut international cooperation with foreign states, and to impose import and export restrictions among other countermeasures. […]

MI5 Still Not Arresting Terror Suspects

MI5 Still Not Arresting Terror Suspects

MI5 plans to warn teachers and police about terrorism suspects (but not arrest them), Home Secretary Sajid Javid will reveal in a new counter-terrorism strategy designed to prevent a repeat of London’s year of terror in 2017, which claimed 36 lives. Neighborhood police officers, head teachers, and social workers will now be informed about terrorism […]

Japan Attacks US Protectionism

Japan Attacks US Protectionism

Japan Attacks US Protectionism US-imposed trade tariffs on its close allies could have a “grave impact” on ties and the world trading system, the Japanese government said Monday, describing the situation as “extremely deplorable”. Washington found itself isolated at a weekend meeting of G7 finance ministers over its stinging steel and aluminium tariffs and Tokyo […]

The President Bashar Assad Interview

Washington and its “puppets” tried, and failed, to destroy Syria – and the US military will eventually be forced out of the country: These are a few of the highlights from RT’s exclusive interview with President Bashar Assad. Speaking with RT’s Murad Gazdiev in Damascus, Assad commented on a range of topics, from the threat […]

North Korea is in High Speed Reform Mode

North Korea is in High Speed Reform Mode

All of North Korea’s three top military officials are believed to have been replaced, an intelligence source said Sunday, in a move that could be aimed at taming the military ahead of a denuclearization deal with the U.S. No Kwang-chol, first vice minister of the Ministry of People’s Armed Forces, replaced Pak Yong-sik as defense […]

China Warns US on Protectionism

China Warns US on Protectionism

China warned the US that any deals reached during ongoing trade talks would be void if Washington went ahead with imposing tariffs on Chinese goods, as the latest round of negotiations ended on Sunday in Beijing. The third round of trade talks between the world’s two largest economies appeared to fall short of bridging the […]

Australia’s Commonwealth Bank Laundered Money Funded Terrorists

Australia’s Commonwealth Bank Laundered Money Funded Terrorists

Australia’s Commonwealth Bank Laundered Money Funded Terrorists The Commonwealth Bank Monday agreed to the largest civil penalty in Australian corporate history to settle claims it breached anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing laws. The Aus$700 million (US$530 million) fine — which is subject to court approval — comes after mediation between the nation’s biggest bank and […]

Putin Heading to China

Putin Heading to China

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s upcoming state visit to China is of great significance to the planning of the next-phase growth of China-Russia relations, said China’s top diplomat Wang Yi on Sunday. Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi made the remarks while meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on the sidelines of the […]

Cambodia: Economic Outlook

Cambodia: Economic Outlook

Cambodia has seen rapid development in transport infrastructure, energy, trade, investment, construction and real estate, and tourism in the last five years, officials and experts said. Chan Sophal, director of the Center for Policy Studies, said he had observed that the government had worked actively to develop these sectors in its fifth term (2013-2018), which […]

Time for the USA to Exit Syria

Time for the USA to Exit Syria

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said on Saturday that the U.S. should withdraw from the al-Tanf base in southeastern Syria ahead of any agreement reached in the south of the country. “Don’t believe the remarks about a deal in southern Syria unless the U.S. withdraws from al-Tanf,” al-Moallem said. “The U.S. presence in Syria is […]

Preparations Underway for North Korea US Summit in Singapore

Preparations Underway for North Korea US Summit in Singapore

The United States delegation to summit preparation talks held a third round of talks with North Korea’s team in the border village of Panmunjom earlier in the day, sources said Saturday. The U.S. delegation, led by Sung Kim, U.S. ambassador to the Philippines, held talks with the North’s team, led by Pyongyang’s Vice Foreign Minister, […]

Is it Time to Sell Apple Inc

Is it Time to Sell Apple Inc

Is it Time to Sell Apple Inc After a decade of sizzling growth, the smartphone market has suddenly cooled. Surveys show smartphone sales last year shrank slightly for the first time since the 2007 debut of the iPhone, and preliminary data this year suggests further deceleration. Analysts say several factors have hit the smartphone market […]

Great Socialists: Adolf Hitler

Great Socialists: Adolf Hitler

It is a strange distinction, Adolf Hitler is Universally hated but an increasing number of leaders around the world are embracing his politics. America’s left slings “Nazi” insults around but have adopted the politics of Adolf Hitler as their manifesto, Bernie Sanders openly proclaimed he was a socialist, Socialist Parties are on the rise in […]

Google a Danger to Free Speech

Google a Danger to Free Speech

Google admitted to an over-reliance on public sources to shield itself from accusations of political bias, after its automated algorithm listed ‘Nazism’ among the California Republican Party’s ideologies, triggering a scandal. A search for ‘California Republican Party’ on Google as late as Thursday morning listed “Nazism” as one of the party’s political ideologies in the […]

Merkel to be Investigated Over Migrant Policy

Merkel to be Investigated Over Migrant Policy

Merkel to be Investigated Over Migrant Policy The right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party is pushing for a parliamentary inquiry into Chancellor Angela Merkel’s migrant policy. It comes amid reports of asylum fraud at migration offices across the country. The party filed the motion for the inquiry, which would require 25 percent support of lawmakers, […]

World will Dump US Banking

World will Dump US Banking

The United States is isolating itself from countries around the world, and making countries unite in a time of economic repression from Washington, prominent investor Jim Rogers says. “America is pushing China and Russia together, America’s pushing China and Iran together, pushing China, Iran, Russia all together, and that’s pushing America out of some very […]

China to Open More Markets

China to Open More Markets

China will further cut import tariffs for daily consumer goods starting July 1, the State Council decided at an executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday. The average tariff rate for clothing, shoes and hats, kitchenware, and sports and fitness supplies will be reduced from 15.9 percent to 7.1 percent, and that for […]

Soros Seeks to Overturn Democracy in UK

Soros Seeks to Overturn Democracy in UK Brexiteers have reacted with fury at the upcoming launch of a new campaign by pro-Remain group ‘Best for Britain’ which is demanding a second referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union. “We made our mind up already,” said UKIP MEP Nigel Farage on his LBC radio […]

AirAsia and Tony Fernandes: Corruption in India and Malaysia

AirAsia and Tony Fernandes: Corruption in India and Malaysia

AirAsia and Tony Fernandez: Corruption in India and Malaysia In India The CBI alleges that in 2015-16, Air Asia lndia Limited (AAIL) had remitted about $1.8m USD to HNR Trading “for a sham contract on the basis of a bogus agreement on plain papers, which was used for allegedly paying bribe to unknown government servants […]

Hungary Winning War on Illegal Immigration

Hungary Winning War on Illegal Immigration

The leader of the largest political group in the EU Parliament and Angela Merkel ally, Manfred Weber, has defended Viktor Orban against critics who accuse Hungary’s Eurosceptic, anti-immigrant PM of being a “bad European.” Weber, a member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and the leader of the European People’s Party, said it’s wrong […]

More Islamic Terrorists to Hit the Streets of Paris

More Islamic Terrorists to Hit the Streets of Paris

France is gearing up to release 40 radicalized prisoners in the coming months, a move which the country’s lead counter-terrorism prosecutor says is a “major risk,” as they could have become more radicalized behind bars. Speaking to French broadcaster BFM TV, Francois Molins confirmed that France will be releasing around 20 radicalized prisoners this year […]

Soros Sees His Politics Fail in EU

Soros Sees His Politics Fail in EU

A surging dollar and capital flight from emerging markets may lead to another “major” financial crisis, veteran investor George Soros has warned the EU. Speaking in Paris on Tuesday at a meeting organized by think tank the European Council on Foreign Relations, he said that the European Union is facing an imminent existential threat. “Everything […]

Black or White: America’s Police are the New SS

Black or White: America’s Police are the New SS

Black or White: America’s Police are the New SS America’s Police Force truly are out of hand, violence in many cases resulting in death or serious injury is an everyday occurrence. A video showing a police officer punching a girl in the head as she apparently resisted arrest on a New Jersey beach on Saturday […]

Najib Claims US$681m was a “Donation” from Saudi Royal Family

Najib Claims US$681m was a “Donation” from Saudi Royal Family

Najib Claims US$681m was a “Donation” from Saudi Royal Najib has consistently denied any wrongdoing related to 1MDB since the scandal erupted in 2015, but he replaced an attorney-general and several MACC officers to shut down an investigation. Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak is at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters to have his statement […]

Travel Warning: Gold Coast No Longer Safe for Women

Travel Warning: Gold Coast No Longer Safe for Women

Travel Warning: Gold Coast No Longer Safe for Women Sexual Assaults in Australia are on the rise and the Gold Coast is reporting a horrifying trend, the Judiciary are weak in Australia and many immigrant/refugee sex offenders are not even sentenced. The answer from the police is women must change their behavior? Seems so, women […]

Germany at Fault in Terrorist Immigration

Germany at Fault in Terrorist Immigration

German migration authorities have widened their probe into asylum application fraud and are now investigating 10 additional field offices on suspicion of granting refugees permissions to stay in the country without proper grounds. On Friday, the German Federal Office for Migration and Asylum (BAMF) announced that it would review some 18,000 refugee cases in the […]

What is America Doing in Iraq?

What is America Doing in Iraq?

What is America Doing in Iraq? After spending billions of dollars to “liberate Iraq” the Americans are still there but in control of nothing, what was the point of the invasion?, why are they still there? Clearly it is time America wins this war, or accepts defeat and leaves. Politically America has encourage extremism within […]

Google is Taking Control of What is News

Google is Taking Control of What is News

For its updated news application, Google is doubling down on the use of artificial intelligence as part of an effort to weed our disinformation and help users get viewpoints beyond their own “filter bubble.” Google chief Sundar Pichai, who unveiled the updated Google News earlier this month, said the app now “surfaces the news you […]

There is No USA China Trade War

There is No USA China Trade War

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s special envoy and Vice Premier Liu He said here Saturday that China and the United States have reached consensuses on economic and trade issues, pledging not to engage in a trade war. Liu arrived in Washington on Tuesday afternoon for economic and trade consultations with the U.S. side at the invitation […]

Another Euro Crisis Looms

Another Euro Crisis Looms

Capital investment in 24 of the EU’s 28 member states has fallen dramatically over the past ten years, according to data from statistical agency Eurostat. Investment decreased on average by 2.3 percent, falling to 20.1 percent of GDP last year. It stood at 22.4 percent from 2007 to 2017 period. Countries in Europe’s east and […]

More Missiles Fired on Saudi Arabia

More Missiles Fired on Saudi Arabia

More Missiles Fired on Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia has managed to intercept a ballistic missile launched from Yemen at a “civilian area,” according to the Arab coalition. However, Houthi rebels claim that a Saudi military base was successfully targeted in the strike. Two ballistic missiles were fired from Yemen into Saudi Arabia on Saturday evening, […]

Dubai Getting Ahead of “the Cryptocurrency Game”

Dubai Getting Ahead of “the Cryptocurrency Game”

Dubai Getting Ahead of “the Cryptocurrency Game” $BTC, $ETH, $CME, $CBOT The Big Qs are: How seriously should we take the rise of cryptocurrency? Is it a serious rival to traditional currency? Should businesses consider using cryptocurrency? What do they need to do to implement it? Is enough being done to educate individuals and businesses […]

EU to Evade US Sanctions on Iran

EU to Evade US Sanctions on Iran

The European Union will activate legislation banning the bloc’s companies from complying with US sanctions against Iran as soon as Friday, according to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. The law also does not recognize any court rulings enforcing penalties, which could be potentially introduced by the White House against European corporations doing business in the […]

OPEC and the Iran Deal

OPEC and the Iran Deal

Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Industry has played down the impact of the recent US decision to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal on OPEC, saying the organisation has been through a lot in the past, reflecting its resilience during geopolitical issues that arise on regional and international levels. “I don’t think this time […]

Malaysia: Expect Arrest of Najib within Days

Malaysia: Expect Arrest of Najib within Days

Police are still conducting search at the private residence of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in Taman Duta. Several personal items such as handbags, clothes and gifts were seized from the home of former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak at his personal residence in Jalan Langgak Duta, Taman Duta here […]

UN Dumps USA, Backs Europe in Iran

UN Dumps USA, Backs Europe in Iran

The USA continues to be the major funder at the UN, but the UN is working hard against America. The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (confirmed socialist) on Wednesday threw his weight behind the European Union (EU) in salvaging the landmark Iran nuclear deal. “We fully support the efforts the European Union is making in […]

Pompeo Agrees with Clinton: America is Always Right

Pompeo Agrees with Clinton: America is Always Right

Pompeo is far from the first American official to express a mistaken belief in the essential rightness or “exceptionalism” of the US. In a comment that she was widely mocked for, failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said during her 2016 campaign that “America is great because America is good.” Clinton had made similar comments in […]

Philippines Develops Close Ties to China

Philippines Develops Close Ties to China

Philippines Develops Close Ties to China Chinese leader Xi Jinping once offered Rodrigo Duterte personal assurances his country “won’t go to the dogs,” the Philippines president said, noting that the former colony won’t become Washington’s “vassal” ever again. “’We will be there if you need us,’” Duterte said on Tuesday, recalling a conversation with the […]

Expo 2020 Connecting minds, Creating the Future

Expo 2020 Connecting minds, Creating the Future

Expo 2020 Dubai’s new World Majlis series is bringing together change-makers and aspiring leaders from around the globe to stimulate a powerful dialogue on how we can create a legacy of meaningful impact that reflects the World Expo’s theme of ‘Connecting minds, Creating the Future’. The World Majlis session, held at Manarat Al Saadiyat in […]

Dubai and the High-Tech Future of Trade

Industrial readiness in the trade sector and technology advancements could bridge the current $1.5tn trade finance gap, with potential to inject new growth in trade, according to a report on ‘The Future of Trade’ from DMCC, the world’s flagship Free Zone and Dubai government authority on commodities trade and enterprise. The research highlights the emerging […]

Area 2071 Dubai and the Future

Area 2071 Dubai and the Future

The Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, said that ‘Area 2071’ is a bridge to the future, and a platform to implement the UAE’s model for future design; and reflects UAE Centennial 2071 objectives for a better life for future generations with […]

Putin Points Russia Toward Success

Putin Points Russia Toward Success

While the names of the ministers inside the new Russian government are yet to be announced, its structure will undergo subtle but potentially impactful transformations, after a decree was signed by Vladimir Putin on Tuesday. The Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications, which oversees not only data technology, but also the mass media in Russia, […]

Gold is a Buy

Gold is a Buy

Against growing crude prices gold is significantly cheap and presents a good buying opportunity, according to Leigh Goehring, managing partner at New York-based firm Goehring & Rozencwajg Associates. The analyst compared the current situation to the one gold and oil markets experienced 20 years ago. “Back in the first quarter of 1999 oil was $11 […]

USA are Not the World’s Crypto-Currency Regulator

USA are Not the World’s Crypto-Currency Regulator

The world’s first state-backed digital currency ‘el petro’ launched by Venezuela this year to circumvent US sanctions is reportedly getting help from a Russian bank. According to Associated Press, Russia’s Evrofinance Mosnarbank has become the first international financial institution so far willing to back the petro after US authorities warned potential investors over related risks. […]

American Regime Change has Failed Everywhere

American Regime Change has Failed Everywhere

In the new RT documentary Coups R US, prominent American journalist Stephen Kinzer examines the rationale and impact of Washington’s interventions, from complacent colonialism in Hawaii to regime change in Libya. “There are three stages. In the first one, the government that we don’t like shows bad faith by bothering an American company. Then we […]

Travel Warning: Another Terror Attack in Indonesia

Travel Warning: Another Terror Attack in Indonesia Tourists and Visitors should think twice before traveling to Indonesia, especially Bali as a wave of terror attacks have swept the country. Indonesian police have shot dead four men armed with swords after they attacked a police station on the island of Sumatra. One policeman was reported killed […]

AirAsia May Not Survive Tony Fernandes Politics

AirAsia May Not Survive Tony Fernandes Politics

AirAsia May Not Survive Tony Fernandes Politics AirAsia Group Bhd looks set to sink well below the RM3 mark and may well trade in the RM1 to RM2 range long term, it is widely expected that links between the Company and ousted Malaysian Prime Minister will be investigated vigorously. Najib has faced not only a […]

Terrorists Fail to Stop the Opening of US Embassy in Israel

Terrorists Fail to Stop the Opening of US Embassy in Israel

Terrorists Fail to Stop the Opening of US Embassy in Israel The White House has accused Hamas of “gruesome propaganda” after Israeli forces killed over 50 Palestinians on the border between Gaza and Israel, as the US celebrated the transfer of its embassy to Jerusalem. This is a “gruesome and unfortunate propaganda attempt” on part […]

North Korea May Open for Business

North Korea May Open for Business

A number of firms are making inquiries about the now-shuttered joint industrial complex in North Korea’s border city of Kaesong, industry sources said Sunday, as the two Koreas move to implement a set of agreements signed during their leaders’ historic summit last month. According to the insiders from a private task force representing South Korean […]

US North Korean Summit

US North Korean Summit

A delegation of North Korean officials visited China on Monday in what appears to be a trip aimed at discussing follow-up measures to a recent summit between their leaders and cooperation on the upcoming U.S.-North Korea summit talks, sources said. A group of officials, including Ryu Myong-son, department director of the Central Committee of the […]

Socialism Set to Destroy Mexico

Socialism Set to Destroy Mexico

The fiery leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador looks increasingly hard to beat in Mexico’s upcoming presidential election — drawing dire warnings from some in the business community that he would wreck Latin America’s second-largest economy. The trillion-dollar question facing Mexicans as they prepare to cast their ballots on July 1 is: would he? The sharp-tongued, […]

Najib Faces Jail in Malaysia

Najib Faces Jail in Malaysia

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad moved swiftly against predecessor Najib Razak just days after his shock election win, banning him from leaving the country and planning to reopen a probe into a multibillion dollar scandal at a state fund that Najib helped set up. Even as a chastened Najib said he would support a smooth […]

AirAsia Downgraded: Fernandes Support of Najib Will have Consequences

AirAsia Downgraded: Fernandes Support of Najib Will have Consequences

AirAsia Downgraded: Fernandes Support of Najib Will have Consequences Ongoing investigations are possible as the relationship between AirAsia, Najib and the Government will come under scrutiny in coming months. The Malaysian aviation regulator will investigate claims made by AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes that he had been “summoned” and told to cancel extra flights for last […]

Trump Will Create History in North Korea

Trump Will Create History in North Korea

The US will have to assure North Korea it won’t seek to undermine its leader Kim Jong-un, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has implied. That comes after years of slamming him as a dictator and squeezing his country with sanctions. With less than a month left before the hugely-anticipated talks between US President Donald Trump […]

Dubai Plans to be 10 Years ahead of other Leading Cities

Dubai Plans to be 10 Years ahead of other Leading Cities

In cooperation with Dubai Future Foundation (DFF), Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) has developed two initiatives with the aim of placing Dubai 10 years ahead of other leading cities under Dubai 10X initiative. The first of them, ‘Dubai Blink’, is the world’s first B2B smart commerce platform while the second is the ‘Free Zone […]

War in Yemen to Intensify

War in Yemen to Intensify

Brigadier Abdul Salaam Al Shehi, Commander of Arab Coalition Forces in Yemen’s Red Sea Coast, said that large-scale military operations have been launched today towards the Hodeidah city, building on the military momentum and advance achieved west of Taiz Governorate. Brigadier Al Shehi said that the forces are advancing towards the north in multiple fronts […]

A Lesson in Socialism: Venezuela

A Lesson in Socialism: Venezuela

How did Venezuela, once Latin America’s richest country, sink into ruin? As the country faces a presidential election Sunday, here are four key elements in the unravelling of its economy. – Oil boom brings dollars- The country with the largest oil reserves on the planet enjoyed more than a decade of abundance between 2004 and […]

Ramzan Kadyrov is Right: France Creates Terrorists

Ramzan Kadyrov is Right: France Creates Terrorists

Ramzan Kadyrov is Right: France Creates Terrorists The Chechen leader says France is responsible for the acts of Hassan Azimov, who was born in the Caucasian republic before moving as a child. Azimov was shot dead after stabbing five people and killing one in Paris on Saturday. “I think it important to note that the […]

Terrorist Attacks Continue in Indonesia

Terrorist Attacks Continue in Indonesia

Indonesia is under attack from Muslim extremists with the groups staging multiple attacks over several days. Tourists in Indonesia, especially Bali should take extreme caution as the country continues to loose control to fundamentalists. An explosion has hit a police station in Surabaya, Indonesia. It comes a day after coordinated suicide blasts at three churches […]

UAE Leads the Islamic World: Ministry of Tolerance Forum

UAE Leads the Islamic World: Ministry of Tolerance Forum

UAE Leads the Islamic World: Ministry of Tolerance Forum Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, on Monday will inaugurate the first Ministry of Tolerance Forum, under the theme “Strengthening the Role of the Government as an Incubator for Tolerance”, with the participation of more than 120 government, intellectual and cultural leaders and […]

Prince Mohammed bin Salman Reforms Impress Arab Youth

Prince Mohammed bin Salman Reforms Impress Arab Youth

An expert panel discussed the findings of the 10th annual ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Arab Youth Survey 2018, released on Tuesday, underlining the importance of the insights gained from the study for the region’s governments, policymakers and business leaders. Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation, and Director-General, Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau, welcomed the […]

Travel Warning: Indonesia a Dangerous Place as Islamists Take Control

Travel Warning: Indonesia a Dangerous Place as Islamists Take Control

At least 11 people have been killed in three seemingly coordinated suicide bombings that hit churches in the second-largest city of Indonesia, police said. Dozens of people have been injured. “The victims are still being identified,” said East Java police spokesman Frans Barung Mangera. Police say they have also secured a fourth, unexploded bomb at […]

Political Correctness Bred Extremism

Political Correctness Bred Extremism

Constantly prioritizing liberal values over national security in Europe has ultimately given a free hand to Islamic radicals, who sneak into the continent unhindered with little scrutiny, extremism expert Jennifer Breedon told RT. Breedon, an international criminal law attorney and expert in extremism studies, spoke to RT in the wake of the attack in Paris […]

One Belt, One Road: China is Changing the World

One Belt, One Road: China is Changing the World

The ambitious multi-trillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) by China could become a great opportunity for the Gulf nations, according to Bahrain’s Minister for Transportation and Telecommunications Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed. The Gulf region, which is a central location of the BRI, is a prime market for China and vice versa, he told the Gateway […]

France Ignored Terrorist Attacker, Macron Must take Blame

France Ignored Terrorist Attacker, Macron Must take Blame

France Ignored Terrorist Attacker, Macron Must take Blame The man who stabbed one person to death and injured several others in Paris was a French national who was born in Chechnya, local media report, adding that the assailant had been monitored for links to radical Islamists. Police found no documentation on the attacker, but investigators […]

Islamic Terror Attack on Christians in Indonesia

Islamic Terror Attack on Christians in Indonesia

Indonesia has become a dangerous place for Christians since a wave of fundamentalism swept Jakarta and an Islamist Mayor was installed to power. Travelers should avoid Indonesia including the resort Island of Bali, the scene of a massive attack killing over 200 before. Indonesian Police have confirmed that at least 10 people have been killed […]

Turkish Economy May Collapse

Turkish Economy May Collapse

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday declared that interest rates were the “mother and father of all evil”, a controversial comment that prompted a sharp loss in value of the Turkish lira and has raised questions about the future of the Turkish Economy. Erdogan, who is campaigning for snap parliamentary and presidential elections on June […]

China Reforms Continue

China Reforms Continue

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), called for coordinated efforts and orderly progress in the planning and implementation of institutional reform at the central and local levels to ensure complete victory in the area. Xi, also Chinese President, Chairman of the Central Military Commission, and head […]

As the EU Splinters, ECB’s Draghi Pleads for Currency Reform

As the EU Splinters, ECB’s Draghi Pleads for Currency Reform

As the EU Splinters, ECB’s Draghi Pleads for Currency Reform $EURUSD European Central Bank President Mario Draghi Friday called for greater central government interference in capital markets, stating his desire for a fiscal instrument that would alleviate crisis-driven stress on weaker countries. The Head of the European Central Bank (ECB) is urging political leaders to […]

Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad

Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad

Mahathir Mohamad, 92, a former Malaysian prime minister who led the opposition to achieve a stunning victory in the general election, took the oath of office on Thursday night, becoming the world’s oldest government leader. Mahathir won the election after his coalition Pakatan Harapan secured 113 seats out of the 222 seats at the parliament’s […]

Sadiq Khan Destroying London

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said he has ordered an “intelligence-led” increase in the number of stop and searches, rowing back on his 2016 manifesto pledge to do everything in his power to keep the practice to a minimum. Speaking on Thursday to James O’Brien on LBC, the mayor admitted that there would be an increase […]

Trump will meet Kim in Singapore on June 12

Trump will meet Kim in Singapore on June 12

The US president and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un will finally sit down for a summit on June 12 in Singapore, Donald Trump has stated. The date and venue for the meeting has long been the subject of speculation. “We will both try to make it a very special moment for world peace,” Trump stated. Speculation […]

Australian Politics: The Truth about Clive Palmer

Australian Politics: The Truth about Clive Palmer

The Truth about Clive Palmer. Administrators confirm they refused Palmer’s offer to pay all bills and sacked 550 workers at Yabulu nickel refinery – destroying North Queensland’s economy In a move that saw North Queensland lose over 2,500 jobs and effectively destroyed the lives of many of the people living in Townsville, the former administrator […]

Oil is not a Buy

Oil is not a Buy

The price of crude oil has risen to an almost three-year high, following US President Donald Trump’s unilateral decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, as well as bullish US crude inventory numbers. Trump announced the return of a raft of sanctions against the Iranian regime within the next 180 days unless a new, […]

Asia Rejects Flawed Protectionism

Asia Rejects Flawed Protectionism

China, Japan and South Korea injected fresh confidence into global growth on Wednesday by reaffirming their commitment to economic globalization as well as trade and investment liberalization. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in made the pledge here at a trilateral meeting, giving a big boost for […]

The Potential of Blockchain

The Potential of Blockchain

Economists have been exploring people’s behavior for hundreds of years: how we make decisions, how we act individually and in groups, how we exchange value. They’ve studied the institutions that facilitate our trade, like legal systems, corporations, marketplaces. But there is a new, technological institution that will fundamentally change how we exchange value, and it’s […]

Trump Solves an Unsolvable Problem: North Korea

Trump Solves an Unsolvable Problem: North Korea

Trump Solves an Unsolvable Problem: North Korea The historic summit between the leaders of North and South Korea has whetted the former’s appetite for investments from the US, according to a South Korean official, as quoted by the Daily Express. After the two Koreas gave the go-ahead for a new era of peace, Chung-in Moon, […]

Malaysia Election, Opposition Celebrate Victory

Malaysia Election, Opposition Celebrate Victory

Dr Mahathir 92 the long time leader and now opposition leader said today he feels “very good and confident of winning” Malaysia’s 14th General Election after some five million people followed his final campaign message last night. Mahathir claimed that out of the five million people who followed his speech last night, his online live […]

The Trump Rally has Just Begun

The Trump Rally has Just Begun

Economic growth is expected to continue in the U.S. throughout 2018, say the nation’s purchasing and supply executives in their Spring 2018 Semiannual Economic Forecast. Expectations for the remainder of 2018 continue to be positive in both the manufacturing and non-manufacturing sectors. These projections are part of the forecast issued by the Institute for Supply […]

Saudi Arabia Support Trump’s Iran Exit

Saudi Arabia Support Trump’s Iran Exit

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia supports and welcomes the steps announced by President Donald Trump regarding the United States’ withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal. The Kingdom also supports reinstating economic sanctions on the Iranian regime, which have been suspended under the nuclear deal. The Kingdom’s previous support for the nuclear deal concluded by Iran […]

Argentina in Crisis

Argentina in Crisis

Argentina opened talks with the International Monetary Fund on Tuesday to seek a financial aid package, 17 years after the country defaulted on its debt and 12 years after cutting ties with the fund. As a bout of market turbulence rocks Latin America’s third largest economy, President Mauricio Macri announced that “as a preventative measure, […]

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