Daily Dispatches

British govt. bailout for Northern Rock may continue forever

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Chancellor to Extend Rock Lifeline

By Iain Dey
The Telegraph, London
Sunday, November 18, 2007

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml;jsessionid=KTLA50204R5B5QFIQ...

Paulson's dollar policy tweak may only slow slide

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By Glenn Somerville
Reuters
Sunday, November 18, 2007

http://www.reuters.com/article/reutersEdge/idUSN1739991420071118

CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- U.S. officials have thrown a rhetorical lifeline to the downtrodden dollar by expressing faith in the economy's long-term "fundamental" prospects.

G20 meeting leaves falling dollar alone

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By Gordon Bell and Natsuko Waki
Reuters
Sunday, November 18, 2007

http://investing.reuters.co.uk/news/articleinvesting.aspx?type=allBreaki...

Gulf states will discuss revaluing their dollar-pegged currencies

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By Zainab Fattah and Matthew Brown
Bloomberg News Service
Sunday, November 18, 2007

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aZIwiAaR.w_Y&refer=h...

OPEC finance ministers to keep discussing dollar's fall

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By Souhail Karam
Reuters
Sunday, November 18, 2007

http://www.reuters.com/article/businessNews/idUSL1828894320071118

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- OPEC agreed its finance ministers would discuss the impact of the sliding dollar after Iran and Venezuela failed to win support for a plan to track the price of oil against a currency basket, Iraq's finance minister said.

Oil-producing Nigeria, Angola consider diversifying from dollar

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Saudi Arabia Not Alone
Defending Dollar in OPEC

By Anchalee Worrachate and Zainab Fattah
Bloomberg News Service
Saturday, November 17, 2007

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=afxLcinHBliI&refer=h...

Mistakenly disclosed affidavit outlines case against Liberty Dollar

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1:26p ET Saturday, November 17, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

The federal raid on the Liberty Dollar organization was the product of an elaborate undercover operation and was based on a claim that Liberty Dollar's products were "intended for use as current money" in violation of Title 18, Section 486, of the United States Code.

Indian tourist sites refusing entry to dollar

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By Jo Johnson
Financial Times, London
Friday, November 16, 2007

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/a707c320-9473-11dc-9aaf-0000779fd2ac.html

Markets don't believe Fed's reluctance to keep cutting rates

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By Krishna Guha and Michael Mackenzie
Financial Times, London
Friday, November 16, 2007

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/b311de72-947c-11dc-9aaf-0000779fd2ac.html

Do you wonder why central banking also is conducted in secret?

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OPEC Blunder Reveals
Saudi-Iran Disagreement on Dollar

From Agence France-Presse
via Yahoo News
Friday, November 16, 2007

http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20071116/wl_mideast_afp/oilopecsummitiransau...

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