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By Country/Economy - Free Trade Agreements

By Country/Economy - Free Trade Agreements | IBInternational | Scoop.it
The Asia Regional Integration Center (ARIC) FTA (Free Trade Agreement) features a database of economic indicators and analyses within the Asia Pacific Region and the world
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Russia ends dollar/euro currency peg, moves to free float

Russia ends dollar/euro currency peg, moves to free float | IBInternational | Scoop.it
The Bank of Russia took another step towards a free float ruble by abolishing the dual currency soft peg, as well as automatic interventions. Before, the bank propped up the ruble when the exchange rate against the euro and dollar exceeded its boundaries.
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The government should remove Coal India’s monopoly, make it pay

The government should remove Coal India’s monopoly, make it pay | IBInternational | Scoop.it
nability to regulate safety in private mines led the government, in the wake of horrendous accidents
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Good article for discussing benefits of state vs private and efficiencies of monopolies

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State subsidies report casts doubt on fair business practices in China

State subsidies report casts doubt on fair business practices in China | IBInternational | Scoop.it
Report follows complaints that anti-monopoly action violates WTO rules
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Sterling work - YouTube

Sterling work - YouTube | IBInternational | Scoop.it
Stephanie Flanders, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, talks to the FT's John Authers about the sterling's outperformance and what impact ...
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700% return on investment? Venezuelan currency scam pays off

700% return on investment? Venezuelan currency scam pays off | IBInternational | Scoop.it
Venezuelans are exploiting a loophole in the country's exchange rates to make big money but it is taking up all the outgoing airline seats.
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Future Trade Wars

ORIGINALLY RECORDED February 10, 2011 Experts discuss the effects of the Federal Reserve System's monetary policy on the foreign currencies pegged to the U.S...
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TPP tips over

TPP tips over | IBInternational | Scoop.it
In welcome news for Kiwi dairy farmers, Trans Pacific Partnership talks in Hawaii have failed.
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Short explanatory video along with the article. A country's perspective

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What's the point of the G20, anyway? – video

What's the point of the G20, anyway? – video | IBInternational | Scoop.it
Find out why the G20 forum exists and what it's supposed to do with our animation
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Singapore and China to start direct currency trading

Singapore and China to start direct currency trading | IBInternational | Scoop.it
Agreement to strengthen financial cooperation between China and Singapore was reached at the 11th Joint Council for Bilateral Cooperation in Suzhou, co-chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean and Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli.
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US pushed to reform cotton subsidies in farm bill as Brazil watches

US pushed to reform cotton subsidies in farm bill as Brazil watches | IBInternational | Scoop.it
Brazil is considering imposing punishing trade measures on the US for flooding the global market with heavily subsidised cotton
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