US stock markets crash amid Shutdown and rise in interest rates

US stock markets crash amid Shutdown and rise in interest rates

Washington: The US stock markets have witnessed a significant crash amid President Trump’s refusal to sign the bill for provisions other than the one for the Mexico wall, Federal Reserve’s increase in the interest rates and the trade war. All the three market indexes namely the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq have suffered the […]

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The fall in the US stock markets indicating worse recession than 1929; warns former congressman Ron Paul

The fall in the US stock markets indicating worse recession than 1929; warns former congressman Ron Paul

Washington: Former congressman Ron Paul warned, ‘There is a major upheaval in the US stock markets. Seeing that the condition is not improving the investors will start deserting the market. The situation that will follow will be worse than the 1929 recession.’ Against the background of Paul’s warning, the US stock markets declined by nearly […]

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The international economy has debts of $184 trillion; warns the IMF

The international economy has debts of $184 trillion; warns the IMF

Washington: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that the debt burden in the international economy has risen to $184 trillion. The IMF has also warned that the United States, China and Japan are the countries mainly responsible for this debt burden. In consideration of the international economy, this debt burden is 225% of the […]

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World Bank cancels loan worth $250 million to Pakistan

World Bank cancels loan worth $250 million to Pakistan

Islamabad: The World Bank has cancelled financial assistance of $250 million to Pakistan. The credit was supposed to help uplift the Pakistani economy. However, due to failed negotiations with Pakistan, the World Bank has decided to cancel the said loan. The World Bank has delivered a jolt to Pakistan with the decision as Pakistan is […]

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The Iranian government will start excavation for Gold to break the shackles of the US sanctions

The Iranian government will start excavation for Gold to break the shackles of the US sanctions

Tehran: The Iranian economy is cornered because of the withdrawal of the European and Asian countries and companies from the trade and crude oil related cooperation, fearing US sanctions. Iran has decided to increase the share of Gold in the economy, to recover the economy, breaking the shackles. The government has ordered starting excavation of […]

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World Gold Council: Against the background of international instability gold demand increases by 42%

World Gold Council: Against the background of international instability gold demand increases by 42%

London: The Gold demand has increased against the backdrop of the trade war declared by US President Donald Trump against China, sanctions imposed on various countries in view of the Iran nuclear deal and the uncertainty created because of this. The World Gold Council which keeps track of the Gold transactions and trade at the […]

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Trade war escalates as Trump announces 10% tax on Chinese imports of $ 200 billion, China warns of retaliation

Trade war escalates as Trump announces 10% tax on Chinese imports of $ 200 billion, China warns of retaliation

Washington/Beijing: As China has still not acceded to the United States’ urge for fair and reciprocal treatment in trade, US President Donald Trump announced imposition of 10% tax on Chinese imports worth $ 200 billion. At the same time, President Trump has warned that if China retaliated against this tax, another $ 267 billion worth […]

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Huge decline in stock markets globally; in view of Trump’s threat of import taxes against China

Huge decline in stock markets globally; in view of Trump’s threat of import taxes against China

London/Shanghai: Last week, US President, Donald Trump threatened to tax Chinese imports worth $200 billion. Severe repercussions of this threat are being felt in the international economy and a major decline was seen in the European and Asian stock markets including China. The Chinese stock market was hit the most and the index crashed to […]

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