||Last Updated: Jun 26, 2019 - 3:02:22 PM
Persian Gulf War Risk Premiums Seen Costing $500,000 Per Oil Shipment
The cost of insuring Middle East oil shipments is soaring as tensions mount in a region responsible for about a third of all seaborne petroleum.
Jun 26, 2019 - 3:01:25 PM
Russia’s Stagnation Pushes Kremlin to Renew Pressure on Georgia
A new escalation in the long-running conflict between Russia and Georgia happened almost by chance last week (starting on June 20), but it answered the anxious desire in the Kremlin to move Russia proactively from the path of gradual decline.
Jun 26, 2019 - 3:00:00 PM
Economic Prosperity is Not a Recipe for Resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
The economic workshop in Bahrain is the first part of the "deal of the century"; the political portion will apparently be presented only after the Israeli elections in September
Jun 26, 2019 - 2:58:28 PM
Shipping confidence dips, higher rates forecast for containers and tankers: survey
A latest Shipping Confidence Survey has shown a dip in confidence in the shipping industry over the past three months, and the survey respondents have forecast higher freight rates for the container and tanker shipping segments.
Jun 21, 2019 - 1:12:29 PM
Currency war is the next phase of global conflict and Europe, the chief parasite, is defenceless
Europe has been warned. Any use of monetary levers to hold down the euro exchange rate will be deemed a provocation by the Trump administration.
Jun 21, 2019 - 12:57:34 PM