There has been a lot of talk in the news recently about the Phase One United States and China trade deal that was signed on January 15th. There are several topics that have been in discussion between leaders of the top two economies in the world including trade deficit, intellectual property, tariffs, and currency.
On Veteran’s Day it is important to reflect on the history of this national holiday.
We have approximately six weeks left of the 2019 hurricane season as Tropical Storm Nestor landed in Florida over the weekend as a post-tropical cyclone. There was zero impact to areas of the Gulf Coast with most refineries, and for now it looks like the tropics are quiet for the time being.
The new fuel shortage in Yemen is just one of many problems causing suffering with the civil war being fought by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement and a Saudi-led coalition backed by the West. Citizens wait in line for days at a time for an opportunity to fuel their vehicles. Not only is there a shortage for motor vehicles but the shortage is affecting hospital generators, water pumps, and transporting goods around the country that is already in mass turmoil. Because of the fuel shortage, the price of fuel on the black market has tripled.