Image by Bill Brooks | Flickr The monetary authority of Hong Kong is set to investigate different banks regarding alleged manipulation of foreign exchange markets. Following Switzerland’s Move This news comes after Switzerland’s competition commission investigated several Swiss, US, and UK banks over possible involvement to manipulate currency rates in…

Image by Molly Ebersold | Wikimedia Siberian Sergei Falkov bought a baby crocodile in Africa two years ago, thinking it’s easier to raise it as a pet than the usual critters. He spent 24 fruitless months training the Nile crocodile, named Tuzik, but inevitably failed. Tuzik—that used to be just…

Last March 23, U.S. first lady Michelle Obama toured China, including the Great Wall of China, after her visit at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. Respect for Others Obama told a crowd of about 200 students, who are mostly from the United States, “As my husband has said, we respect…

Company foreclosed

People find it hard to let something as important as a debt go, especially if the amounts go into five and six figure territories. What can you do, though, if the person who owes the money literally has nothing left to offer? The mob had an answer to that, but…