China Silk Road, coming to Oman

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China’s New Silk Road (OBOR) is kicking-in and beginning to appear everywhere in Asia, including the Greater Middle East Turkey, Iran and Pakistan). As for the Arabian countries of the Gulf, they are still shuffling Continue reading “China Silk Road, coming to Oman”

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Qatar Sells Most of its Shares in Russian Gas Company

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We had reviewed in April 10, 2017 the news that Qatar had begun to increase its investments in Russia. It had invested approx. US$ 2 Billion between 2014 and 2016. Another US$ 1 Billion in 25% of Russian Pulkova airport, and US$ 11 Billion for about 20% of Rosneft Oil Co., the largest oil Continue reading “Qatar Sells Most of its Shares in Russian Gas Company”

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Want Privatization? Go To Brazil!

Kuwait government has one main revenue source: “oil”, and the population has one main source of revenue: “government salaries and projects”. Therefore, trying to increase government revenues by imposing taxes and raising rates, is a viscous circle and an exercise in futility. It Continue reading “Want Privatization? Go To Brazil!”

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OOPS… Oil Supply could increase 6 times!

MARSAL COMMENTS: Russian scientists have announced a new invention that increases oil well productivity and capacity by six times! They have invented a new “Fracking” method that increases shale oil production by 1.7 to 6 times, and in some Continue reading “OOPS… Oil Supply could increase 6 times!”

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