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How The Collapse Of Venezuela Really Happened: Part 1

Via Daisy Luther's Organic Prepper blog, Today we welcome back our friend Jose, who wrote the awesome article about Christmas in Venezuela. I.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 11th, 2018

Venezuela is inching closer to collapse

Venezuela has more oil than any other nation in the world, but it keeps pumping less and less......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 9th, 2018

Venezuela"s Oil Industry Staggers Closer To Collapse: A Positive Catalyst For Oil

Venezuela"s Oil Industry Staggers Closer To Collapse: A Positive Catalyst For Oil.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 18th, 2017

California"s devastating wildfire season is part of a larger trend — here"s how much worse it has gotten

REUTERS/Gene Blevins California's wildfires are getting worse: 14 of the 20 largest wildfires in the state have happened since the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

Rebels Kill Yemen"s Ex-Leader, Opening New Phase in War

Former President Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed on Monday after the collapse of his alliance with the Houthi rebels controlling the capital, opening a new chapter in a conflict that is part of the regional power struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 5th, 2017

Rebels Kill Ex-Yemen Leader, Opening New Phase in War

Former President Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed on Monday after the collapse of his alliance with the Houthi rebels controlling the capital, opening a new chapter in a conflict that is part of the regional power struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 4th, 2017

‘Junk’ Mines the Milken Era for Truths That Resonate Now

Ayad Akhtar’s play portrays the financial excesses of the 1980s — part of what he calls “a collapse of a collective vision” of America — in ways that evoke unsettling new thoughts......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 24th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: 6 Citgo execs arrested in Venezuela, accused of corruption

Venezuela’s intelligence agency arrested six top executives at the U.S. subsidiary of state-oil company Petróleos de Venezuela SA, as part of what authorities are calling an anticorruption “crusade.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 21st, 2017

Who"s Next? Venezuela"s Collapse Puts These Nations At Risk

"It's a wake-up call for a lot of people who will say ‘Look, the stuff I own is actually very risky'..." warns Ray Jian, who oversees about $6 billion at Pioneer Investment Manag.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 18th, 2017

Venezuela, state oil firm default on billions worth of bonds

The Venezuelan government and its state-owned oil company PDVSA have officially defaulted on billions of dollars' worth of bonds, the latest chapter of the country's deep financial collapse......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 16th, 2017

Last Time This Happened, Part 2: Consumers Are Both Confident And Broke

Last Time This Happened, Part 2: Consumers Are Both Confident And Broke.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 16th, 2017

Corruption In China Risks A Soviet-Style Collapse - Party"s Graft Buster

Yang Xiadou is the Party’s number two man in Xi Jinping’s crackdown on corruption in the Chinese Communist Party – although some have seen this, in part, as a convenient way for Xi to bolste.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 15th, 2017

Venezuela Signs $3.2 Billion Debt Restructuring Deal With Russia

As Venezuela teeters right on the brink of complete financial collapse, Bloomberg reports that Russia has agreed to restructure roughly $3.2 billion in outstanding obligations.  While details of the restructuring a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 15th, 2017

Used-Car Prices Hold Up, Defying Expectations

Prices of used cars were expected to plummet in 2017 as millions of vehicle leases expired and people who bought following the financial crisis exchanged their old rides for new ones. But the predicted price collapse hasn’t happened......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 13th, 2017

Here"s What Happened When I Tried the Fitness Regimen of Nirav Tolia, Co-Founder of Nextdoor

For one week, I channeled my inner Nirav. (Minus the part about running a company with a $1 billion valuation.).....»»

Category: topSource: incNov 1st, 2017

If the Trump White House Doesn"t Do Something, Venezuela Will Collapse

It is not too late for the White House to empower a coordinator to lead a whole-of-government effort on Venezuela, former U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States Robert F. Noriega writes......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 31st, 2017

Fragmenting Countries, Part 1: Catalonia Is Just The Beginning

Authored by John Rubino via Dollar Collapse blog, Picture a life where you do most of your shopping through Amazon.com and the local farmers’ market, most of your communicating.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 30th, 2017

How The Elite Dominate The World – Part 4: They Buy Politicians, And Incumbents Almost Always Win

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Once we wake up to how the game is being .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 28th, 2017

Number Of Bitcoin Miners In Venezuela Swells To 100,000

Venezuela’s worsening economic collapse has created something of a social experiment in the use of a digital currency as a de facto currency - a phenomenon that’s also playing out in.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2017

How The Elite Dominate The World – Part 3: 90% Of What You Watch On TV Is Controlled By Just 6 Giant Corporations

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, How much is your view of the world shaped by what you see on television?  On average, Americans spend more than 150 hours watc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 18th, 2017

How The Elite Dominate The World – Part 2: 99.9% Of The World Live In A Country With A Central Bank

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Even though the nations of the world are very deeply divided on almost everything.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2017