1. 1. Both United States and China are in full war for global hegemony and both countries are using all the resources at their disposal...


  2. All settled between the U.S. and the EU after Trump-Juncker meeting (no word of Juncker's sciatica this time), so as the SCMP reports, Trump...
      


  3. Everybody know that the Taliban movement was created in the Pakistani refugees zones near the Afghan border. There, the children received a beautifull US...


  4. "Trump slapped $34 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods last week with another $16 billion coming later this month. China retaliated with equal tariffs....
      


  5. Relations between the US and Turkey are bound to deteriorate further after a US court found a Turkish banker guilty of helping Iran circumvent sanctions...
      


  6. Apparently, the US has been fighting the war in Yemen for the Saudis in a very serious way. Pentagon now reveals that US forces...
      


  7. The US has been hacking into Russia's electrical grid and other targets, presumably planting malware should it become necessary to disable or degrade Russia's electrical networks...
      


  8. The US Treasury targeted the governor of Iran’s central bank on Tuesday as the Trump administration continues to reimpose sanctions after pulling out of...
      


  9. The Trump administration says it will set up a system allowing Americans to legally access lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada. Health and Human Services...
      


  10. U.S. delegation met with Iraqi Oil Minister al-Luaibi to discuss getting involved in Iraq's energy sector. Iraq's oil ministry says the US is keen on strengthening ties...


  11.   PART II   How probable is a recession this year or next? The renowned David Rosenberg, who was one of the handful of economists to...
      


  12. Defying President Trump, senators sent a strong signal Wednesday they want to punish Saudi Arabia for its role in the slaying of journalist Jamal...


  13. The US has slapped visa bans on ICC officials who are investigating so-called war crimes by US or allied military personnel in Afghanistan, as...
      


  14. The US ambassador to Germany delivered to Germany's economics minister a letter demanding Germany not allow Huawei to provide any infrastructure for its 5G...
      


  15. U.S. Resists Guaido's Request to Shield Venezuela From Creditors If this guy seriously expected the U.S. -- or anyone else, for that matter -- to...
      


  16. President Donald Trump said that he actually cares about the environment and that his only misgivings about the Paris Agreement are that it treated...


  17. The White House has been considering a plan to rejoin the Paris climate agreement by 2020, George David Banks, former top White House adviser on international...
      


  18. Exclusive: China backtracked on nearly all aspects of U.S. trade deal - sources I'm sure everyone's shocked because this was so superunexpected.
      


  19. According to an independent polling firm, 57% of Venezuelan say Maduro is their legitimate president, while US puppet Guaido only get 32% (11% didn't...


  20. I think US-China negotiations will drag on probably because not much leverage is left for Trump to use against China. So not much motivation...
      


  21. Short calculation below shows that impact of trade war on US-China bilateral trade is negligent (less than -1.6%). Trade war is not important.   Per Sunday, December...
      


  22. The US and Taiwan plan a meeting later this year which will surely enrage China and will include a senior US official. China claims Taiwan...
      


  23. Taliban and U.S. negotiators are scrambling to rewrite a draft agreement that will outline the withdrawal of American and NATO troops from Afghanistan and...
      


  24. U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton has arrived in Turkey for negotiations on the fate of American-allied Kurdish fighters in Syria. Bolton will seek...
      


  25. WASHINGTON (Reuters)  - The United States carried out a secret cyber operation against Iran in the wake of the Sept. 14 attacks on Saudi...
      


  26. Oops, sorry.  Google brought me here, I must have misclicked. I seem to be on an oil forum. Carry on. 
      


  27. Section 32 of the North American Trade Agreement states that if one of the members discusses an independent trade agreement with a non-market trading...


  28. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron demanded on Friday that Russia release Ukrainian sailors who were seized along with their ships...
      


  29. As I look at the situation in Venezuela, I pray for its people - who've suffered under a socialist tyrant far too long. But I...
      


  30. Vicepresident Tarek El Aissami just announced Venezuela will ditch the US dollar as a foreign currency and adopt the euro alleging Venezuela was suffering...