“Once. Only this year. Later on, that’s their problem”: Finance Minister. $3.4 billion in fuel was stolen in 2018, including by insiders. Crackdown now underway.… Read More Pemex, World’s Most Indebted Oil Company, Gets Government Bailout as Suppliers Gripe About Unpaid Bills
The big question the UK political and media establishment seem most concerned with is who gets first dibs on the Wikipedia founder: Washington or Stockholm? … Read More UK Media, MPs Unveil Latest Assange Deception
Since at least 2013 there has been a concerted effort on the part of lawyers and giant public relations firms working on behalf of Wall Street and its trade associations to silence any media suggestion that Wall Street is inherently evil, criminal or has a business model of fraud… Read More Research Study on Ongoing Crime Spree by Wall Street Mega Banks Gets News Blackout: Here’s Why
The Trump administration’s charge against the Wikileaks founder is premised on a fraudulent and manipulative distortion of reality… Read More The Charge Against Julian Assange is Fraudulent
Italy’s fiscal health is once again in serious decline.… Read More Big Old Problem Just Re-Erupted on Eurozone’s Southern Flank
One must take media accounts of the latest proceedings with a pinch of salt… Read More Brexit: Over By Christmas?
The judge ordered the media not to report why the discharge occurred… Read More Quelle Surprise: Judge Discharges Jury in Historic Barclays Fraud Trial
The House of Commons may not be voting for Christmas but it may soon be voting to be Turkey… Read More A Push for Customs Union Should Be Known as a Soft-in-the-Head Brexit
“The traditional private equity model should have no place in retail.”… Read More UK-Based Multinational Department Store Debenhams Collapses, After 200 Years of Trading
What sense did it make for the Fed to be sluicing funds to a hedge fund shorting the very entities the Fed was trying to shore up?… Read More Steve Eisman and FrontPoint Were Shorting Wall Street Banks While the Dumb Fed Was Giving FrontPoint Emergency Loans – And That’s Not the Worst Part of this Story!
EU bank regulation may be in the process of coming full circle, meaning it won’t have gone anywhere at all… Read More Is the EU Backsliding On Commitment to Bail In Banks?
Diesel and gas cars were affected by alleged agreements to limit emissions tech… Read More BMW, Daimler, and VW Colluded to Prevent Better Emissions Control Tech, EU Says