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Are Bitcoin buyers enthusiasts or savvy speculators?
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Chen once speculated in Iraqi currency because he thought it would go up in value as the country rebuilt, like the German currency after World War II. But that did not happen. "Bitcoin is like the lottery. It's a gamble," Chen says. What Bitcoin is …

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Do the British Really Want Jane Austen On Their Money?
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With Adam Smith and Charles Darwin being the current faces of the £20 and £10 note respectively, and James Watt and Matthew Boulton on the £50 note; this means that there will be no women on the British currency (except for the Queen). To date … The …

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The Czech Coup to the Berlin Airlift at 65
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Yesterday was exactly sixty-five years since General Lucius Clay, the American military governor in Germany after World War II, told Colonel Frank Howley, the American military governor of Berlin, “Frank, I'm ordering some planes in,” beginning the …

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Hong Kong Stocks Fail to Lure JPMorgan With Worst Developed Drop
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The Hong Kong Monetary Authority spent almost $14 billion from October through December to defend the local currency's peg to the greenback amid demand for assets in the city. The Hang Seng reached the highest close in almost two years on Jan.

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Will it soon be now or never?
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How does one classify the absurdity of both prime ministers pledging airspace to US forces on route to Western Asian wars? A teacher's pet in a classroom would recognise it instantly. Given that foreign aid is negligible in comparison with money …

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Amcu, Motlanthe on collision course
www.bdlive.co.za

In August, the police shot and killed 34 workers at Lonmin's Marikana operation, and more than a dozen people have been killed or injured as the union turf war rages. The economy of the country is at stake too. Wages have been rising and … overly …

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Tribal clashes kill dozens near gold mine in Sudan's Darfur
www.arabnews.com

Gold has become Sudan's top export and earner of foreign currency. … The International Criminal Court has issued arrest warrants for Sudanese President Omar Hassan Al-Bashir and some aides on charges of masterminding war crimes in Darfur. They deny …

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Book Buzz: Jim Gaffigan lands second book deal
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Pride and currency: Austenites may soon get a constant reminder of their beloved author. The BBC reports that Jane Austen could replace Charles Darwin on the 10-pound note, according to the outgoing governor of the Bank of England. Twitter feud to book …

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Syria Doubles Diesel Prices to Cut Cost of Subsidies
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AMMAN — Syria has nearly doubled the price for diesel fuel to cut back on the cost of maintaining generous subsidies to the population after two years of war that crippled its economy. The new official price of 60 pounds (33 U.S. cents) for a liter …

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