Unverified reports on Chinese microblogs Tuesday say there’s a fourth case of H7N9 in the eastern city of Nanjing. Authorities say either they did not know about it or are declining to comment.
BEIJING: China today reported a fourth case of the H7N9 bird flu believed to be a new type of deadly virus that claimed two lives so far, creating anxiety among the health officials about how to deal [...]
China increases Iranian oil imports as West boycotts them:
Iranian President Ahmadinejad to visit Bejing, China, in March:
The French bank trio is once again on the ropes, with BNP leading the decliners at -5%, following the latest weekly Fed swap line release update from the ECB according to which one bank had subscribed for $500 million of dollars at emergency funding, confirming that anything coming out of the Libor market (where the average rate increased once again from 0.355% to 0.356% [...]
Carefully hidden in the depths of a recent Forbes blog was perhaps one of the most important stories for all of 2011, at least for silver.Â Robert Lenzner wrote that â€œChinaâ€™s Industrial and Commercial Bank (ICBC) reports purchases of physical gold and gold-related investments are growing at record setting rates.â€
The post goes on, â€œIn January alone ICBC sold 7 tons of goldâ€“ almost half [...]