Saudi Arabia Oil Russia
Last year, Saudi Arabia and Russia agreed to reduce their oil output in a bid to essentially support the existing oil prices. This pact, which was also inclusive of OPEC member countries was dubbed as the OPEC +. However, Saudi Arabia has been crying foul, claiming that it’s the only country between the two that is fulfilling its obligations...

Will the world be bank free?

As we forge forward into a technological world, it is not uncommon for people to wonder, will the world ever be bank free? Imagine a world where you just keep your cash at home, no borrowing or lending from a financial institution, no loans, no savings accounts, and no credit cards because there are no banks. Does such a...
Unless you are travelling to Thailand on a package holiday that is all-inclusive, chances are that you will be spending some cash day in day out during your stay. Although there are many ways to move around with your money, each of them come with different costs and benefits. To choose the option that suits you, it is important...
Managing your finances while studying in a foreign country like Thailand can be difficult. Other than catering to the cost of tuition and accommodation, you also need to address the added costs that come with exploring this exotic nation such as organising sightseeing trips, calling back home and commuting. Hence, it is crucial that you create a budget to...

5 Essential Apps in US

How many apps do you think are available on the Google Play Store and the Apple Store? Millions, right? And while they are all marketed to be essential and useful in our day to day lives, we cannot have them all. First, you don’t have the space to save them all on your Smartphone and second, even if you...
Vietnam will take pride in hosting the second meeting with Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. Its responsibility in this summit has opened up an opportunity for Vietnam to rekindle its relationship with North Korea. In the 1950s Pyongyang and Hanoi had flourishing ties. During the war between Vietnam and America, North Korea did not hesitate to offer help to Hanoi...
Financial planning is a crucial aspect of life. Most people seek help from financial planners so that they can safeguard their assets. The majority of the issues that people present to financial planners revolve around budgeting, risk management, retirement planning, savings, and investments. These are the main areas that their spheres of interests tend to cover. However, most people...
Recently, the European Union moved to block the proposed Alston-Siemens rail merger. This decision did not sit well with the French finance minister as he felt that it was not the right move, especially in the face of the ever-growing Chinese Industry. While speaking to a CNBC reporter at the World Government Summit, which was held in Dubai on Sunday,...
Africa is the global leader in mobile money, with mobile operators embracing innovative practices that allow consumers to pay their bills through their phones and access services like loans, savings, and even insurance. Today, the majority of households depend on mobile money services for most of their daily transactions, especially because of the efficiency and safety that comes with...
If you are planning to make a trip to India, you will need some money to cater for various expenses. Consequently, you have to figure out the best ways to carry your money to your chosen destinations. Safety is of the essence as well as access as you may want to buy various stuff along the way. So, what are...