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Tax Havens – USA: The New Switzerland?

Tax Havens – USA: The New Switzerland?

Tax Havens – USA: The New Switzerland? by Jeff Thomas, Sprott Money At one time, tax havens took great pride in calling themselves just that, since low-tax jurisdictions provide people with freedom from oppressive taxation. But, in recent decades, the […]

January Effect In EU Stock Market

January Effect In EU Stock Market

January Effect In EU Stock Market Miltiades N. Georgiou Independent November 25, 2015 Abstract: In EU (2008-2014, monthly data) regarding the variation of stock returns “January effect” does not matter, while EU follows the USA stock returns and finally southern […]

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ISIS Sends Warning To Russia In Chilling Video

In a very chilling propaganda video, the infamous group that has taken over swathes of land in Iraq and Syria has threatened Russia to face the consequences of its involvement in protecting Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. The video shows […]

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China And U.S. Steadfast On South China Sea

Both the U.S. and China have presented their respective positions on the South China Sea in the wake of escalating tensions between them in recent weeks, with neither willing to give way to the other. It has been almost two weeks […]

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Russia May Be Plotting Communication Warfare

There’s a growing concern in the West that in the near future, Russia could potentially attack vital data pipelines, spreading chaos across the globe. According to reports, Russia is currently mulling over the possibility of cutting giant undersea cables in […]

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Sophisticated Electronic Warfare Gives Russia The Edge

Russia’s adventures in Ukraine and then in Syria have largely been made possible by Moscow’s unwavering commitment to using electronic warfare (EW) to its advantage. It is becoming quite a common theme for the drones flown by the international conflict-monitoring […]

U.S. Pacific Fleet Waiting For Orders

U.S. Pacific Fleet Waiting For Orders

The Commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, Admiral Scott Swift says that it is up to the policymakers in Washington whether to give orders to the country’s sailors to patrol within 12 nautical miles of the newly constructed islands claimed by […]