HK Excluded from Economic Freedom Index Economy

HK Excluded from Economic Freedom Index 

The 2021 index was published on Thursday, wherein  Hong Kong and Macau are no longer on it. Both were special…

Hearing for HK Democracy Activists Resumes Economy

Hearing for HK Democracy Activists Resumes 

Resuming proceedings for 47 Hong Kong democracy activists charged with conspiracy to commit subversion took place on Tuesday. It followed…

ECB still in Waiting as Yields Rise Economy

ECB still in Waiting as Yields Rise 

The European Central Bank currently monitors the recent surge in government borrowing costs but without targeting specific levels in bond…

EU Corporate Lending Slows as Monthly Flows Dry UpEconomy

EU Corporate Lending Slows as Monthly Flows Dry Up

Lending to eurozone companies slowed in January, with the flow of fresh credit coming to a stop. The recession is…

A Deconstruction of Biden’s Stimulus PlanEconomy

A Deconstruction of Biden’s Stimulus Plan

President Joe Biden’s stimulus plan has been the primary talking point in economic circles for quite some time. On Monday,…

China asked the U.S. to remove tariffs and sanctions

On February 22, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on the new U.S. administration to halt the suppression of Chinese…

U.K. to End England Lockdown ; Oil Hits Eight-month HighEconomy

U.K. to End England Lockdown ; Oil Hits Eight-month High

The U.K. lifted the national lockdown order governing England starting December 2. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, said, however, a sliding…

Dollar Down on Vaccine News; France, UK to Relax LockdownsEconomy

Dollar Down on Vaccine News; France, UK to Relax Lockdowns

The dollar slid and risk assets were up around the globe amid positive news on the development of COVID-19 vaccines.…

Weidmann says ECB has no Mandate in Climate Change FightEconomy

Weidmann says ECB has no Mandate in Climate Change Fight

The European Central Bank (ECB) has no democratic mandate to play a direct role in fighting climate change. This is…

The Recovering Global Economy may be Losing MomentumEconomy

The Recovering Global Economy may be Losing Momentum

The global economy is recovering from the depths of the coronavirus crisis. There are signs however, of slowing momentum in…