• By RT   -   Dec 15, 2018

    GLOBAL DEBT HITS ALL-TIME HIGH OF $184,000,000,000,000

    The world's debt currently exceeds $86,000 per person on average, according to the International Monetary Fund. The US, China, and...

    World, China, Fund, Japan
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    'I'M NOT INTERESTED': ANTHONY JOSHUA SNUBS TYSON FURY AS HE CHASES DEONTAY WILDER CLASH

    British world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has laid his cards on the table, saying he doesn't want to face Tyson Fury, because...

    World
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    IRAN LOSES MARKET SHARE IN INDIA AS ITS OIL EXPORTS SLUMP IN NOVEMBER

    India's oil imports from Iran dropped to a one-year-low in November, plunging by 41 percent from October due to the US sanctions, Reuters...

    Data, Marketing, Industries, Market, Industry
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    RUSSIA & SYRIA TO DUMP DOLLAR IN MUTUAL TRADE, AGREE JOINT ENERGY PROJECTS

    The Moscow-Damascus Intergovernmental panel has reached a series of agreements, including switching to national currencies in mutual...

    Russia, Currencies, Currency, Energies, Trading, Energy
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    RUSSIA SAYS IT'S BUSINESS AS USUAL, EU SANCTIONS EXTENSION CHANGES NOTHING

    The European Union's economic sanctions against Russia will be extended for another six months, European Council President Donald Tusk...

    Economy, Russia, Council, Business
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    CHINA TO SUSPEND EXTRA TARIFFS ON US-MADE CARS & PARTS FOR 3 MONTHS

    Beijing says it will abolish additional tariffs on US-produced vehicles and auto parts from January 1 through to the end of March 2019...

    Trading, China
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    FRANCE COUNTING UP BILLIONS IN LOST REVENUES AFTER WEEKS OF YELLOW VEST PROTESTS

    The Bank of France has lowered the country's economic growth forecast for this and next year from 1.6 percent to 1.5 percent, warning...

    Economy, France, Banks, Bank
  • By RT   -   Dec 14, 2018

    ‘SOLID RELATIONS IN TIME OF SANCTIONS': GERMANY'S INVESTMENTS INTO RUSSIA EXCEED €2 BILLION

    German firms continue investing in the Russian economy despite facing barriers from economic sanctions, according to the chairman of...

    Russia, Investment, Germany, Economy, Invest, Investments
  • By RT   -   Dec 13, 2018

    QUALCOMM AIMS TO BAN SALES OF APPLE'S FLAGSHIP PHONES IN CHINA - REPORT

    US chipmaker Qualcomm now wants to extend its lawsuit against Apple, seeking to ban sales of the latest iPhone XS and XR in China after...

    Sale, China
  • By RT   -   Dec 13, 2018

    LOL! CALIFORNIANS MAY BE SLAPPED WITH TAX ON SHORT TEXT MESSAGES

    The Californian state watchdog has proposed a new tax on text messages sent and received by mobile phone users every day. The odd measure...

    Taxes, Tax
  • EU & Japan want to turn back Trump clock by creating world's largest free-trade zone By RT   -   Dec 13, 2018

    EU & JAPAN WANT TO TURN BACK TRUMP CLOCK BY CREATING WORLD'S LARGEST FREE-TRADE ZONE

    As the US seeks more protectionism, the European Union and Japan have sealed a landmark free trade deal. The new free-trade zone will...

    World, Trading, Japan
  • By RT   -   Dec 13, 2018

    AS US DEBT SPIRALS TO $22 TRILLION, FORMER FED CHAIR JANET YELLEN IS SUDDENLY CONCERNED

    Latest data from the US Treasury Department shows that the federal government is sitting on $21.85 trillion of debt. At current pace...

    Government, Data
  • By RT   -   Dec 13, 2018

    RUSSIA REMAINS MAIN SUPPLIER OF COAL TO UKRAINE AS COMING BITTER FROST FORCES KIEV TO BOOST IMPORTS

    Ukraine won't buy Russian gas to keep warm, but two-thirds of its coal imports still come from Russia, according to the country's State...

    Buy, Service, Russia, Services
  • By RT   -   Dec 13, 2018

    AFTER INSTIGATING TRADE WAR AMERICA WILL HAVE TO DANCE TO CHINA'S TUNE - INVESTOR PETER SCHIFF TO RT

    The lull in the US-China trade war amid new flaring tensions over the arrest of Huawei finance chief can only backfire at Washington...

    Trading, China, Finance, Financing
  • By RT   -   Dec 12, 2018

    COST OF INDEPENDENCE: UKRAINE PAYS RECORD HIGH PRICE FOR ‘EUROPEAN' GAS

    Prices for gas imported by Ukraine from European countries hit a record high in November, according to data published by the country's...

    Data, Services, Service
  • By RT   -   Dec 12, 2018

    US LAWMAKERS WANT TO PUT A CORK IN RUSSIA'S GAS PIPELINE TO EUROPE

    The US House of Representatives is once again calling on the European Union to ban the Russia-led construction of the Nord Stream 2...

    Russia, Construction, Europe, House, Housing
  • By RT   -   Dec 12, 2018

    CHINA PLUCKS CANADA GOOSE CAUGHT IN CROSSFIRE OF HUAWEI ARREST

    Canada Goose stock saw a dramatic plunge after Chinese social media reportedly urged the country's consumers to boycott the world-famous...

    World, Medias, China, Financing, Finance, Media
  • Red gold: Afghanistan's booming & blooming saffron may become alternative to opium poppy trade By RT   -   Dec 12, 2018

    RED GOLD: AFGHANISTAN'S BOOMING & BLOOMING SAFFRON MAY BECOME ALTERNATIVE TO OPIUM POPPY TRADE

    Afghan authorities want to provide farmers with an alternative means of income, other than growing opium, by turning to the world's...

    Trading, World, Gold
  • By RT   -   Dec 12, 2018

    ARE FRENCH PROTESTS JUST ABOUT FUEL TAX HIKES? RT'S BOOM BUST FINDS OUT

    As France reels from the chaos of the massive Yellow Vest protests, RT's Boom Bust looks at the core of people's discontent - and fuel...

    Taxes, Tax, France
  • By RT   -   Dec 12, 2018

    ARCTIC MEGA BRIDGE OPENS TO TRAFFIC IN NORWAY. THANKS TO CHINA

    Norway has officially opened the longest suspension bridge above the Arctic Circle. The 1.5 kilometer span was built in cooperation...

    Company, Companies, China