Daily Dispatches

Commodities advocate Rogers dumping dollars for yuan

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By Marcel van de Hoef and Danielle Rossingh
Bloomberg News Service
Wednesday, October 24, 2007

http://quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=amQBwDBSDvBE

Jim Rogers, chairman of Beeland Interests Inc., said he is shifting all his assets out of the dollar and buying Chinese yuan because the Federal Reserve has eroded the value of the U.S. currency.

Peter Grandich interviewed by BNN on markets and metals

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12:50a CT Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gartman Letter notes Turk's disclosure of U.S. gold lending, swaps

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From The Gartman Letter
for Monday, October 22, 2007

http://www.thegartmanletter.com

By Dennis Gartman

IMF chief warns of threat to dollar but doesn't acknowledge its source

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6p CT Monday, October 22, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Stories like the Agence France-Presse report appended here are doubly frustrating -- first for the obvious attempt at deception in the comments being reported, and then for the failure of the news organization covering the story to point it out.

China to purchase overseas copper miners

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By William Bi and Xiao Yu
Bloomberg News Service
via International Herald Tribune, Paris
Sunday, October 21, 2007

http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/10/21/business/sxchinalco.php

Aluminum of China, the parent of the nation's biggest producer of the metal, plans to buy more overseas copper mining companies to meet rising domestic demand and help diversify earnings.

Jim Sinclair: Gold sounds the alarm

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By Jim Sinclair
www.JSMineSet.com
Sunday, October 21, 2007

Gold started this U.S. evening up $6.70 in Asia, and that was the alarm sounding.

In came the soldiers charging over the hill to stabilize (aka manipulate) to keep Operation White Noise in place.

Chris Powell: Markets, or just interventions?

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Remarks by Chris Powell
Secretary/Treasurer, Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.
New Orleans Investment Conference
Sunday, October 21, 2007

James Turk: Gold sets another record

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4p CT Sunday, October 21, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

U.S. House committee would impose royalties on hard-rock mining

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By Erica Werner
Associated Press
via Caspar (Wyoming) Star-Tribune
Sunday, October 21, 2007

http://www.casperstartribune.net/articles/2007/10/21/news/regional/1295f...

WASHINGTON -- A House committee agreed Thursday to impose the first-ever federal royalties on gold, silver, and other hard-rock mining on public lands.

Mining companies face crackdown in Congo

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By Ben Laurence
The Times, London
Sunday, October 21, 2007

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/industri...

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