Analysis

STRATFOR: Annual Forecast 2016

December 31, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

With old geopolitical realities resurfacing across Eurasia and commodity prices stuck in a slump, the forecast says that 2016 is shaping up to be an unsettling year for much of the world. The United States […]

The Carroll Foundation Trust Criminal Case
Americas Analisys

The Carroll Foundation Trust Criminal Case

December 27, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

The Carroll Foundation Trust and parallel Carroll Maryland Trust multi-billion dollar offshore tax fraud bribery scandal surrounding the HSBC Holdings Plc chairman Douglas Flint has revealed that the Surrey Police Service together with the Interpol […]

Asia News

Tokyo’s record defense spending in 2016

December 26, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

The proposed fiscal 2016 Japanese budget’s spending on items related to defense and foreign affairs reflects Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s views on the exercise of “proactive pacifism.” Defense spending is to surpass 5 trillion […]

Afrika analisys

Biggest 2016 risk may be OIL

December 24, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

The biggest financial risk in 2016 may be OIL. Financial markets have been going on with the consequences of the energy deflation since mid-2014 and the fallout has been persistent. More than a trillion dollars […]

Russia in Africa
Afrika

Russia’s stealthy move on Africa

December 20, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

In the recent years, Moscow has been quietly preparing for an important shift, courting a new international partner, namely Africa.  This unusual relationship has strengthened to a new level, as Russian investments across Africa have grown at an astonishing rate. Overall […]