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Don’t Try to Exchange Your Manats for Dollars in Turkmenistan
January 15, 2016
Don’t Try to Exchange Your Manats for Dollars in Turkmenistan
Ashgabat has reportedly halted the sale of foreign currencies amid worries of a devaluation.
Don’t Try to Exchange Your Manats for Dollars in Turkmenistan
How Low Can Kazakhstan’s Tenge Go?
December 15, 2015
How Low Can Kazakhstan’s Tenge Go?
Astana sees its currency hit a new low and ponders gas below $37 a barrel.
How Low Can Kazakhstan’s Tenge Go?
Kazakhstan’s Currency Troubles: Ruble, Oil and Yuan
August 19, 2015
Kazakhstan’s Currency Troubles: Ruble, Oil and Yuan
The tenge is pushing the upper limit of the country’s trading band.
Kazakhstan’s Currency Troubles: Ruble, Oil and Yuan
China’s Central Bank Defends Currency Devaluation
August 14, 2015
China’s Central Bank Defends Currency Devaluation
Officials from the People's Bank of China insist the move was designed to bring the RMB in line with its market value.
China’s Central Bank Defends Currency Devaluation
Amid Economic Woes, Kazakhstan Loosens Grip on Currency
July 15, 2015
Amid Economic Woes, Kazakhstan Loosens Grip on Currency
Astana is moving toward a free-floating currency, but that's still a few years away.
Amid Economic Woes, Kazakhstan Loosens Grip on Currency
China Warns US of Trade War
October 12, 2011
China Warns US of Trade War
China warns the US a bill passed by the Senate on alleged currency manipulation creates a lose-lose situation.
China Warns US of Trade War
Trump for President?
February 17, 2011
Trump for President?
Is the China bashing by Donald Trump a sign of what to expect in the US presidential election campaign?
Trump for President?
January 21, 2011
Yuan the Next Reserve Currency?
Hu Jintao’s remarks on the dollar as a major reserve currency made headlines. Will the yuan overtake the dollar?
Yuan the Next Reserve Currency?
What Midterms Mean for China
November 04, 2010
What Midterms Mean for China
Will the Republican triumph in the midterms put pressure on Barack Obama to take a tough line with China?
What Midterms Mean for China
Geithner Heads to China
October 24, 2010
Geithner Heads to China
US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is heading to China to discuss bilateral economic relations.
Geithner Heads to China
October 05, 2010
The Dangers of China Bashing
It’s a little troubling that a witch ‘denier’ could come to hold influence over US relations with China.
The Dangers of China Bashing
US Gets Tough Over Renminbi
October 01, 2010
US Gets Tough Over Renminbi
The US House backs a tough new bill over China’s alleged currency manipulation.
US Gets Tough Over Renminbi
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