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Bavaria, Germany: the 10 best things to see and do

World leaders attending the G7 summit in Bavaria have been getting a tantalising taste of what is on offer in what is one of the most picturesque regions of Europe. They have sampled the wheaty Weissbier popular in these parts and the Weisswurst (white sausages) consumed with pretzels and a …

Chinese banks took the four top spots in Forbes’ list of the world’s most powerful companies

Yet another sign of China’s global domination: All but one of the five biggest, most powerful companies in the world are Chinese state-owned banks. That’s according to Forbes annual Global 2000 list, which measures public companies based on revenue, profit, assets, and market value.<p>Industrial and …

Stock Markets

The only way to see this incredible museum in Mexico is by scuba diving

The Museo Subacuático de Arte, located off the coast of Isla Mujeres in Mexico's Riviera Maya, is the world's largest underwater museum.<p>Composed of over 500 life-sized sculptures, MUSA offers incredible displays hidden 28 feet below the ocean's surface. That means that the only way it can be …

Here's a look at 3 of history's currency wars

A currency war is a battle, but it's primarily economic. It's about economic policy. The basic idea is that countries want to cheapen their currency. Now, they say they want to cheapen their currency to promote exports. Maybe it makes a Boeing more competitive internationally with Airbus.<p>But the …

Is The World Ready For Bitcoin To Go Mainstream?

Bitcoin is changing the way people pay for things and the larger economy overall. Although bitcoin remains mysterious and confusing to most people, there are signs nearly every day that bitcoin is gaining more and more legitimacy, not only in technology circles but also amongst the …

Make Money While Traveling the World: The Hotel Booking Site Which Pays You For Reviews

Everyday, millions of people share their travel reviews on a host of popular websites, and you’re probably one of them. This means <i>your</i> experience is …

Hospitality

Wall Street's brightest minds reveal the most important charts in the world

The last time we ran this feature, the investing world was a different place.<p>The US dollar has continued its rally.<p>The ECB announced QE.<p>And now Greece is back at the center of the conversation in global financial markets.<p>In the early part of the year, Wall Street also has an eye towards Europe, …

The Two Big Bangs

When scientists say “the Big Bang,” they mean two possible things.<br>But only one of them is still correct.<p>“These theories were based on the hypothesis …

Universe

'Tsunami Wave' Still Flies Through Interstellar Space

• The Voyager 1 spacecraft has experienced three shock waves<p>• The most recent shock wave, first observed in February 2014, still appears to be going …

Exclusive: New U.S. oil and gas well November permits tumble nearly 40 percent | Reuters

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Plunging oil prices sparked a drop of almost 40 percent in new well permits issued across the United States in November, in a sudden pause in the growth of the U.S. shale oil and gas boom that started around 2007.<p>A worker monitors water tanks at a Hess fracking site near …

Deceleration in the Money Supply Increasing the Risk of an Economic Bust

<b>Summary</b><p>The pace of the U.S. money supply is decelerating, now well off cyclical highs<br>• This is increasing the risk of an economic and financial market bust<p>The True “Austrian” Money Supply (TMS) as represented by TMS2, our broadest and preferred U.S. money supply aggregate, posted a year-over-year …