Finance and Economics

Trump’s Takes Trade War Directly To China – And American Businesses That Rely on Chinese Products

Reports from the White House indicate that the US Treasury Department is finalising a much hyped $30 billion anti-Chinese tariff initiative which will target a wide variety of goods. Trump recently announced the finalisation of a 25% tariff on steel imports with an accompanying 10% tariff on aluminium.  As Canada, […]

Everything You Need to Know About Free Trade vs. Protectionism in The Age of Xi and Trump

Among other things, Donald Trump’s Presidency has provided an opportunity for the US and the wider world to re-educate itself about fundamental principles of war and peace, trade, monetary policy and national identity. This is because, rather than simply try to manage existing trends, Trump has challenged the prevailing orthodoxy […]

Your Guide to Dispelling Every Western Myth About China

From 1945 to the present day, the US and its close European allies have developed a geopolitical narrative which in the minds of its authors, offered a blueprint for international peace and prosperity. According to this narrative, confrontational multi-party democracy, a rejection of constitutional secularism, an internally de-regulated market, an […]

4 Things Rodrigo Duterte Did to Make The Philippines the World’s Top Investment Destination

A recent survey from US News and World Report tabulated the top countries to invest in in 2018. The survey relied on statistics from the World Bank in conjunction with criteria develop by Donald Trump’s alma-mater, the Wharton School of business, as well as Y&R’s BAV Group. The results demonstrate that South […]

Bill Gates Shows His Age – Totally Misunderstands Cryptocurrencies

During an online question and answer session, Microsoft founder Bill Gates revealed his ignorance as to the purpose and potential of cryptocurrencies. Aping the paranoia regarding market competition in montary markets that has recently been voiced by Goldman Sachs, Gates stated, “The main feature of crypto currencies is their anonymity. […]