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Thursday, January 6, 2011

Political Economy Update: UN Warns About Food Price Increases While China Continues to Create Economic Tension With Yuan and Rare Earths




                    
China to buy 6 billion euros of Spanish debt: report http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE7051NE20110106

China says yuan not main cause of Sino-U.S. trade imbalance http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE7051CB20110106

Germany, China Discuss Trade And Market Access http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20110106-713275.html

As euro zone expands, tensions remain between stronger, weaker economies http://t.co/XZsQx9r via @washingtonpost


Oil companies active in Iraqi Kurdistan http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSLDE70403M20110105

Saudi Arabia to build world`s largest gold factory http://bit.ly/ggiejr