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Is your glass half empty of half full?

Hopefully, completely empty if you happen to live in China and can only afford to drink tap water.

However, it’s not the environment that this is this week being viewed as the biggest threat to the economy, but rather inflation …

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No more pessimism for a couple of weeks

You maybe relieved, on the day the Chinese government introduces measures to cool stock markets resulting in sharp fall in the Shanghai Exchange, that I am going on leave for a couple of weeks. Perhaps I’ll feel the sun on …

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A new era of globalisation?

I was chatting to my good friend and contact Paul Hodges of International eChem yesterday.He believes we’ve entered globalisation part II, where the impact of higher raw material prices will trigger harmful inflation. As Ben Bernanke has pointed out, oil …

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