In the US-launched trade war with China, Beijing decided to apply the first real sanctions against American companies caught in selling arms to Taiwan
Modern fractional reserve banking is ultimately a confidence game. If lenders or depositors are confident their bank is solvent, it stands.
On June 16, it became quite obvious that the wave of street protests in Hong Kong last week that swept through Hong Kong was not a local, but a large-scale and systemic phenomenon that will continue.
The decision of US President Donald Trump to impose technological sanctions against Chinese IT leader Huawei was absolutely unexpected.
China faces a threat to its agriculture that could do far more damage to her political stability and economy than the escalating USA tariff war.
On May 13, the United States stock markets experienced a solid, juicy, synchronous fall. S & P 500 - 2.41%, Dow Jones - 2.44%, NASDAQ - 3.31%.
A US delegation led by US Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin arrived in Beijing for the next round of trade talks.
Exactly one month remains until the moment when, in accordance with the instructions of the US President Donald Trump, the most unprecedented trade duties in the world history of 200 billion dollars will be introduced in relation to China.