Emerging market outlook for 2020 turns negative as trade, policy and political risks rise. Geopolitical risks in the Middle East, trade uncertainties in Asia and domestic politics in LatAm drive credit conditions. #MoodysOutlooks
Post 9/11 Wars Have Cost the US $6.4 Trillion. A new report says U.S. taxpayers have paid this amount for military presence around Asia and the Middle East. The study comes from Brown University's Watson Institute of International and Public Affairs.
Gold has long been an ideal commodity for insurgents: It retains its value; it is widely accepted as a proxy for currency in parts of Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Read the @Reuters report on how jihadists struck gold in Africa’s Sahel
America has spent $6.4 trillion on wars in the Middle East and Asia since 2001, a new study says @amanda_m_macias
America has spent $6.4 trillion on wars in the Middle East and Asia since 2001, a new study says @amanda_m_macias / CNBC)
A "blood moon" is rising across Asia, Europe and the Middle East because of the lunar eclipse. It’s the longest lunar eclipse we’ll see until 2123.
College Board is changing the AP World History curriculum to start at 1450 — i.e. the height of European colonial power. Critics say this will make high school history classes Eurocentric and erase the pre-colonial histories of Africa, Asia, the Middle East and the Americas.
The country's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative will connect 65 countries and cost north of $1 trillion. The goal? Improving trade and connections between China and Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
oh yeah...and just agreed to routing for EUROPE, RUSSIA, MIDDLE EAST, ASIA, AUSTRALIA and NZ, South America, and S AFRICA BELIEVE TOUR dates