Emerging Nations , MENA & Asia......
UPDATE: 4 tanks at #Libya's largest oil terminal Ras Lanuf still burning after yesterday's #ISIS/Daesh sabotage
"@thedailybeast: Mysterious and terrifying Zika Virus is stumping scientists and spreading: http://thebea.st/1Jq4mdO "
Petrobras Rescue Could Cost Brazil $21 Billion, Citigroup Says http://bloom.bg/1nqP3rJ
Keep your eyes on China...
#Libya - reports that Col. Mahdi al-Barghathi (MoD candidate for GNA) will be meeting with Gen. Haftar & Agilah Saleh before Monday. #Libya
Captured IS Commander: Militants Changing Tactics Because of Coalition Bombings http://bit.ly/1PnWxaV
Syrian opposition balks at talks, reiterates demands http://f24.my/1QjMuAE
"China 2016 Is US 2008" Felix Zulauf Warns "The Outcome Of A Major Yuan Devaluation Would Be Disastrous" http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-01-22/china-2016-us-2008-felix-zulauf-warns-outcome-major-yuan-devaluation-would-be-disast …
This Is What The Death Of A Nation Looks Like: Venezuela Prepares For 720% Hyperinflation http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-01-22/what-death-nation-looks-venezuela-prepares-720-hyperinflation …
Maduro "Wake Up" Call For OPEC As Venezuela Crude Crashes To 13 Year Lows http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-01-22/maduro-wake-call-opec-venezuela-crude-crashes-13-year-lows …
Attention Finally Turns To Saudi Arabia's "Secret" US Treasury Holdings http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-01-22/attention-finally-turns-saudi-arabias-secret-us-treasury-holdings …
VENEZUELA OIL PRICE REACHED $20.20/BBL YESTERDAY, MADURO SAYS
Why am I not surprised to see another half baked idea backfire ?
Pentagon Chief Says "Boots On The Ground" Part Of "Accelerated" Strategy For ISIS Fight http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-01-22
New wave of ISIS attacks in #Libya effectively slashed country's #oil production capacity by one-third http://www.energyfuse.org/libyas-oil-wealth-in-isis-crosshairs/#.VqJP2bCcQxM.twitter … @EnergyFuse
17 dead after Al Shabaab gunmen storm a popular beachfront restaurant in Somalia: http://bit.ly/1OLj4ZA
(update) #Syria opposition rules out #Geneva talks before end to Russian air raids http://reut.rs/1TcL3XJ via @Reuters @trperry
#Syria/n Army inches closer to the Turkish border as the rebel defenses fall apart http://www.almasdarnews.com/article/25055/
When BOJ gets to point where it holds 2/3rds of the bond market , BOJ essentially will be trading with itself.
"at the current pace, the BOJ will hold about 40 percent of the bond market by end-2016 and close to 60 percent by end-2018." - IMF
Nigerians now the top nationality for migrants taking the Central Med (Libya-Italy) route: http://frontex.europa.eu/news/greece-and-italy-continued-to-face-unprecedented-number-of-migrants-in-december-0BbBRd …
*IMF SEES VENEZUELA 2016 INFLATION AT 720% AFTER 275% IN 2015 ...consensus still at 184%
Kremlin rejects FT article from earlier today.
Russia's ( and Putin's ) complicated relationship with Syria and Assad.
#Iran #Crude | *IRAN PREPS TO RESTART EU CRUDE SHIPMENTS AS SOON AS FEB:DJ/CNBC... PREPARING SHIPMENT OF 1M+ BARRELS TO EU: CNBC/DJ
IRAN CO. PREPARING SHIPMENT OF 1M+ BARRELS TO EU: DJ
Map shows where protests have erupted across #Tunisia, in many cities anger aimed at police http://www.tunisia-live.net/2016/01/21/economist-disputes-wisdom-of-minsters-kasserine-development-plan/ …
#Libya Protests Benghazi after defection of army spokesman
#Libya - However, fact that Haftar's candidate for Prez Council suspended his membership of the council, he might not be happy with GNA. #PT
#Libya - However, Col. Hejazi is making some big & damaging claims against Haftar. It will be interesting how Haftar manages the situation.
#Libya - Col. Mohamed Hejazi, spokesperson for the Operation Dignity renounced Haftar today & accused him of corruption. #Libya