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Blood Gold – Dubai's "Gold Hub" & The Swiss Connection

Authored by Peter Koenig via GlobalResearch.ca, The Middle East Eye reports there are no gold mines under Dubai’s sands with artisanal miners or children toiling away trying to strike gold. But there is the Dubai Gold Souk and refineries that vie with the largest global operations as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) strives to expand its position as a major…

Swiss Furious As 200 British Skiers Flee Verbier Over COVID Lockdown Order

After suddenly finding themselves on lockdown as Switzerland imposed restrictions on British travelers as part of its reaction to the new “mutant” B.1.1.7 that has emerged in the UK and elsewhere (a strain that the WHO just said isn’t any more dangerous than other strains), a group of some 200 British skiers fled a ski…

Swiss Watch Exports Are Down 24% In 2020

Submitted by Nicholas Colas of DataTrek Research Three topics to discuss today: 1: US stock investors expect to make 11% next year according to a NY Fed model of equity risk premia. ERPs have actually been high since 2013 due to persistent investor expectations of higher earnings and low rates. 2020 may have tested that…