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World Nuclear Weapon States – Graphic of the Day | The Knowledge Effect

World Nuclear Weapon States – Graphic of the Day | The Knowledge Effect | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
RT @thomsonreuters: Estimated nuclear weapon inventory by country: Russia (10,000), US (8,500), France (300), China (240), Britain (225) - http://t.co/CZDiRqjz...
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South Korea: April LNG Imports at 2.72 Million Tonnes>> LNG World ...

South Korea: April LNG Imports at 2.72 Million Tonnes>> LNG World ... | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
South Korea imported 2.72 million tonnes of LNG in April, up 15% from the same month in 2011 when the country purchased 2.37 million tonnes of LNG, customs data showed. The country's LNG imports dropped 7.3% in ...
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XE.com - UPDATE 1-Rousseff says Brazil rates must fall to boost ...

Brazil's interest rates are still unacceptably high and must converge with lower rates abroad to enable Latin America's largest economy to reach its full potential, President Dilma Rousseff said in a speech on Monday, on the ...
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Teaser for upcoming film 'Hold Onto the Gold and Fly'

Teaser for upcoming film 'Hold Onto the Gold and Fly' | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
'Hold Onto the Gold and Fly' is a movie based on the novel by best-selling mystery and suspense writer Kaoru Takamura, and is directed by Kazuyuki Izutsu, who is best known for his movie 'Crash'. The film tells the story of ...
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Don't Blame China's Currency for U.S. Trade Deficit - Bloomberg

AFPDon't Blame China's Currency for U.S.
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China Yuan Down Late On Central Bank Guidance - Wall Street Journal

China Yuan Down Late On Central Bank Guidance - Wall Street Journal | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
BloombergChina Yuan Down Late On Central Bank GuidanceWall Street JournalSHANGHAI (Dow Jones)--China's yuan fell against the US dollar late Friday after the central bank guided the currency lower via a reference exchange rate amid weakness in other...
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Gold Starts Week Lower, Bullion Silver Eagle Sales Top 11 Million ...

Gold Starts Week Lower, Bullion Silver Eagle Sales Top 11 Million ... | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Gold declined and for a second straight day as gains in the U.S. dollar helped drive the yellow metal to its lowest settlement price since April 5.
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Footing the Bill for MF Global's Lawyers - New York Times

Footing the Bill for MF Global's Lawyers - New York Times | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
New York TimesFooting the Bill for MF Global's LawyersNew York TimesBy PETER J. HENNING Luke Sharrett for The New York TimesFrom left, the MF Global executives Henri J.
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Jesse's Café Américain: Comex Registered Silver Inventory Falls ...

Jesse's Café Américain: Comex Registered Silver Inventory Falls ... | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Comex Registered Silver inventory has dipped back below the 30 million ounce level as deliveries and withdrawals bring it back down near historic lows. Perhaps they can lease some from SLV as the situation may require.
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Sony to cut global workforce by 10000 - CNN

Sony to cut global workforce by 10000 - CNN | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
DailyTechSony to cut global workforce by 10000CNN(Financial Times) -- Sony is preparing to cut its workforce by 10000, or 6 per cent of its global headcount, as part of a restructuring that has seen the Japanese electronics and entertainment group...
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China's big banks lend nearly 300 billion yuan in March: paper - Baltimore Sun

China's big banks lend nearly 300 billion yuan in March: paper - Baltimore Sun | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
ForbesChina's big banks lend nearly 300 billion yuan in March: paperBaltimore SunBEIJING (Reuters) - China's big four state banks extended almost 300 billion yuan ($47.50 billion) in new local-currency loans last month, the official Securities...
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Chinese teenager sells kidney to buy iPhone, iPad; Five charged with ... - New York Daily News

Chinese teenager sells kidney to buy iPhone, iPad; Five charged with ... - New York Daily News | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Daily MailChinese teenager sells kidney to buy iPhone, iPad; Five charged with ...New York Daily NewsBy Rheana Murray / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS A teenager in southern China reportedly sold a kidney so he could afford an Apple iPhone and iPad, Reuters...
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Global Reinforced Plastics Market to Reach 7.9 Million Tons by 2017, According ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

Global Reinforced Plastics Market to Reach 7.9 Million Tons by 2017, According ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Global Reinforced Plastics Market to Reach 7.9 Million Tons by 2017, According ...San Francisco Chronicle (press release)GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Reinforced Plastics markets.
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South Korea Undefeated Internet Champion | Advanced Technology ...

South Korea Undefeated Internet Champion | Advanced Technology ... | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
While this may not be news to some of our readers, the latest report from Akamai, a huge content-distribution service, lists South Korea as having both the highest average connection bandwidth to Internet users (17.5 Mbps) ...
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China Building $3.7 bn, 1373 Mile, High-Capacity Power ...

China Building $3.7 bn, 1373 Mile, High-Capacity Power ... | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Today China country took a major step towards upgrading its energy infrastructure by announcing the construction of the world's largest transmission line – a massive 800 kilovolt (kv) ultra-high voltage power line that is ...
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China a buyer in biggest 1-day US corn sale since '91 - Reuters

China a buyer in biggest 1-day US corn sale since '91 - Reuters | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
RTT NewsChina a buyer in biggest 1-day US corn sale since '91ReutersChina, unknown destinations buy 1.56 million tonnes * Unknown destination likely to be China * Biggest single-day corn sale since January 1991 (Adds details, background) WASHINGTON,...
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Inside Gaming: Sands Sets Records, Sands China Falls Short, Boyd ...

Inside Gaming: Sands Sets Records, Sands China Falls Short, Boyd ... | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Quarterly returns are in, and we tell you who were the biggest winners and losers of the last three months.
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China Mobile expands 4G footprint with Hong Kong launch - Reuters

China Mobile expands 4G footprint with Hong Kong launch - Reuters | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
telecomlead.comChina Mobile expands 4G footprint with Hong Kong launchReutersChina Mobile launches 4G services in Hong Kong * Development of 4G network could pave way to sell iPhone * Carriers aim to boost data revenue as voice revenue slows * China...
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At tax time, gold ETFs punish investors - Reuters

At tax time, gold ETFs punish investors - Reuters | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
ETF TrendsAt tax time, gold ETFs punish investorsReutersBy Amy Feldman | NEW YORK (Reuters) - Were you one of the many who were wooed by a gold exchange-traded fund (ETF) in 2011? Did another commodity ETF catch your eye (and your money)?
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Global military spending flattens as US cuts back, Russia adds - Los Angeles Times

Global military spending flattens as US cuts back, Russia adds - Los Angeles Times | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
The GuardianGlobal military spending flattens as US cuts back, Russia addsLos Angeles TimesGlobal military spending was basically flat in 2011, growing only 0.3%.
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China ejects Bo from elite ranks, wife suspected of murder - Reuters

China ejects Bo from elite ranks, wife suspected of murder - Reuters | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
The Associated PressChina ejects Bo from elite ranks, wife suspected of murderReutersBy Chris Buckley and Benjamin Kang Lim | BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Communist Party has banished the country's brashest and most controversial politician from its...
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China Disney project secures $2 billion loan: media - Reuters

China Disney project secures $2 billion loan: media - Reuters | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Yahoo!7 NewsChina Disney project secures $2 billion loan: mediaReutersSHANGHAI (Reuters) - The operator of the planned Shanghai Disney theme park has secured a 12.9 billion yuan ($2 billion) syndicated loan for the construction of the park, Chinese...
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Speculators more bearish on gold, bet on rising copper prices-CFTC - Reuters

Speculators more bearish on gold, bet on rising copper prices-CFTC - Reuters | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Speculators more bearish on gold, bet on rising copper prices-CFTCReutersApril 6 (Reuters) - Money managers, including hedge funds and other large speculators, cut their bullish bets on gold futures and options and raised their expectations of higher...
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Japan, China To Discuss Additional IMF Funding Before G-20 - Wall Street Journal

Japan, China To Discuss Additional IMF Funding Before G-20 - Wall Street Journal | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
AFPJapan, China To Discuss Additional IMF Funding Before G-20Wall Street JournalBy Kosaku Narioka Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES TOKYO (Dow Jones)--Japan and China will hold talks on additional funding for the International Monetary Fund before a meeting ...
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Brazil's Vale, CSN Taxes To Rise On New Commodities Export-Price Rule - Fox Business

Brazil's Vale, CSN Taxes To Rise On New Commodities Export-Price Rule - Fox Business | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Brazil's Vale, CSN Taxes To Rise On New Commodities Export-Price RuleFox BusinessRIO DE JANEIRO – Brazilian mining and steel producers including Vale SA (VALE, VALE5.BR) and Companhia Siderurgica Nacional SA (CSNA3.BR, SID), will see their tax bills...
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China adds 6 Uighur men to its national list of terrorists, accusing them of ... - Washington Post

China adds 6 Uighur men to its national list of terrorists, accusing them of ... - Washington Post | Foreign Capital | Scoop.it
Moneycontrol.comChina adds 6 Uighur men to its national list of terrorists, accusing them of ...Washington PostBEIJING — China's Ministry of Public Security has added six men to its list of terrorists, accusing them of being behind terrorist...
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