Source Pravda.Ru

Russian Banks Increase Investments In Enterprises

The total volume of investments of Russian banks in stocks went up 26 per cent in the first nine months of this year and reached 33.833bn rubles ($1.12bn) by October 1, 2001, the department of external and public relations of the Central Bank reported. 96.4 per cent of these investments were made in stocks of domestic non-banking enterprises. The volume of investments in other banks made up 1.099bn rubles ($36m) as of October 1, which is 3.2 per cent of the total volume of investments in stocks.

The Wall Street Journal reported that the Trump regime "sought options to strike Iran," falsely saying it may pursue a course no previous US leadership considered. More on this below.

The WSJ on US War Plans Against Iran

In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.

China Warns Against Travel to US and Canada