Raven Report

The Leading Role of the Asia-Pacific in Meeting Global Economic Challenges

  Chairman Tony Tan Caktiong, Business leaders from the Asia-Pacific, Ladies and Gentlemen, Friends, Good morning! I am delighted to meet all of you again. Last November, we gathered in Beijing to explore the ways and means to advance Asia-Pacific economic cooperation. That meeting is still fresh in my memory. ...

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China Central Bank Says No Basis For Yuan’s Continued Depreciation

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” – Confucius  “By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” – Confucius  If you think in terms of a year, ...

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Alibaba’s Tmall Singles’ Day sales rise 60 pct

Ma, Alibaba founder and chairman, responses to the media at the Water Cube or National Swimming Center in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 12, 2015. Chinese online retailers have reported record-beating sales on this year’s Single’s Day shopping spree, as consumers scramble for discounts and deals on the world’s largest ...

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Trans Pacific Partnership Analysis of the Anti Sovereignty Agreement

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Analysis of the  Ant-Sovereignty Agreement Joseph P. Hawranek, Ph.D. 11/15/15 “The majority of Congress is being kept in the dark as to the substance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, while representatives of U.S. corporations — like Halliburton, Chevron, PhRMA, Comcast and the Motion Picture Association of ...

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China is a Civilization State

  China is a Civilization State Victor H. Fischer February 10, 2016   Confucius said about 400 b.c. “The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.Success depends upon previous preparation, and ...

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MARKET CRASH ALERT PART II – Fix the Debt Problem

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MARKET CRASH ALERT PART II – Fix the Debt Problem Joseph P. Hawranek, Ph.D. 02/01/16 “Bad debt is debt that makes you poorer. I count the mortgage on my home as bad debt, because I’m the one paying on it. Other forms of bad debt are car payments, credit card ...

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MARKET CRASH ALERT – PART I

MARKET CRASH ALERT Part I – The Debt Problem   Joseph P. Hawranek, Ph.D. 02/01/16 “When my book ‘Rich Dad’s Prophecy’ was released in 2002, most financial newspapers and magazines trashed it because I discussed a looming stock market crash.” – Robert Kiyosaki “The stock market crash in October 1929 ...

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