Regardless of the report’s findings, U.S. officials and outside analysts said the Pentagon, the Treasury Department and U.S. intelligence agencies are not aggressively studying the threats to the United States posed by economic warfare and financial terrorism.
In 2010 so far, there were only 5 insider trading cases brought by SEC. Insider trading laws, regulations, and company policies restrict most insider trading to certain safe periods such that the transactions conducted during those time periods are less likely to be prosecuted.
The Senate is about to vote TODAY on a bill that would give the President the powers to detain individuals indefinitely and without charges EVEN in America.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Neue Galerie, Mr. Lauder’s museum of Austrian and German art, he exhibited many of the treasures of a personal collection valued at more than $1 billion, including works by Van Gogh, Cézanne and Matisse, and a Klimt portrait he bought five years ago for $135 million.
On March 23, 2010, the Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs held a hearing to address the rise in unmanned systems technology and the implications for the current U.S. war efforts in the Middle East and South Asia, U.S. national security, and the future of war.
2 colleagues discuss the current United States financial troubles…
The Internet — that 200 million-person, $8 trillion global economy — As an entity, it accounts for more GDP than the Spanish or Canadian economies, and it’s growing faster than Brazil. As a sector, it is now larger than these countries’ agriculture or energy industries.
147 companies account for a large chunk of the total economic value of all the transnational companies around the world.
There was no Plan B in the global monetary system when it switched over to the US dollar reserve basis for global monetary reserves. The only fallback is gold, gold is the only reserve asset that central banks hold other than dollars, and to some extent euros, but it is mostly gold.