- Venezuela Prefers to Refine Gold in Turkey because of US Sanctions;
- The Yuan is in Free Fall Again;
- Russia Liquidates its US Treasury Bonds.
Deutsche Bank failed the FED stress test;
Indonesia has extended Freeport McMoRan's operating license for the large Grasberg gold mine;
American oil has reached $75 a barrel.
Breaking news: Platinum trades at its lowest level in 14 years a godsend for investors ; major chinese banks support the yuan by getting rid of the US dollar; gazprom affirms its leading position in Europe.
Europe threatens to tax the United States to the tune of 300 billion dollar ; Russia receives 65 billion dollars following OPEC oil production cuts ; J.RICKARD'S : "The dollar is a source of global instability".
Swiss government increased its investment in physical gold and turns away paper gold backed by the US dollar ; consumer prices rose with inflation reaching 2% for the first time in six years in the United States ; Russia lodged a complaint with the WTO against US customs duties.
Indian government refuses to submit to the United States and continues its purchases Iranian oil ; Bitcoin continues its fall below $ 6000 ; Russia Turkey and China continue to accumulate physical gold.
Total becomes the world's second largest producer of natural gas; Beijing devalues the yuan to protect its exports from U.S. sanctions; the trade war could cause the dollar’s fall.
Governments and investors take refuge in physical gold ; Russia achieves its goal: OPEC agrees to increase oil production ; Greece benefits from "historic" debt relief agreement.
Russia is investing massively in gold after getting rid of its US Treasury bonds; a South Korean exchange of crypto-currencies has been hacked for 30 million dollars; the EU taxes US imports at 25%.
India and Russia bypass US sanctions; euro stability threatened by Italian debt; Iran wants to veto Saudi and Russian oil production proposal.