In trading on Monday, shares of the SPDR Barclays International Treasury Bond ETF (AMEX: BWX) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $58.04, changing hands as low as $57.65 per share. SPDR Barclays International Treasury Bond shares are currently trading down about 0.5% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance [...]
In an effort to stop Congress from creating new taxes on aviation, a major airline industry group went to Reagan International Airport in Washington, D.C. today to hand out air sickness bags. The bags carried the message, "Are high taxes...Show More Summary
If World Trade Organization (WTO) members achieve a breakthrough in liberalising trade at next week's Bali conference, they could unleash global investments worth 960 billion dollars and create 21 million jobs, the International Chamber of Commerce says. Show More Summary
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Being negotiated right now are American-sponsored corporate efforts to alter trans-Atlantic and trans-Pacific international trade relations through new agreements that undermine or effectively nullify many countries’ existing national legislation on health, environment, pricing, food safety and other issues.
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