China's debt 'bomb' about to go 'bang'

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Russia, China snuggling up

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

China eyes direct yuan trade with Aussie dollar

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="QxNmpzYTqszKCvXynma8BM4KvVbFJrED"] (SCMP) — China may soon allow its currency to trade directly with the Australian dollar, according to officials from the central bank and a top government more…

Mystery of storing renewable energy cracked?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — Renewable energy sources suffer from three major problems. The first is the effective hammerlock monopoly that traditional hydrocarbon and coal industries have in many countries. The more…

Obama adviser warns compromise on budget

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — WASHINGTON — The White House on Sunday warned Republicans that a “my way or the highway” approach would spell the GOP’s defeat in upcoming budget negotiations more…

Biden calls for 'new world order'

by Aaron Klein -- [ooyala code="JwcnZyYTp2CVVSzJCMUhwko6sUiOMMNH"] At a banking conference on Friday, Vice President Joe Biden called for the creation of a "new world order" with new financial institutions, updated global rules, more…

Netherlands falls prey to economic crisis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) Michel Scheepens is familiar with risk. The 41-year-old oversees the energy market for the Dutch bank ING, and it's his job to determine whether his employer more…

Syria oil industry buckling under rebel gains

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Syria's vital oil industry is breaking down as rebels capture many of the country's oil fields, with wells aflame and looters scooping up crude, depriving more…

Obama budget to take aim at wealthy IRAs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) President Obama’s budget, to be released next week, will limit how much wealthy individuals – like Mitt Romney – can keep in IRAs and other retirement more…