Thursday, January 07, 2016

Daily News Roundup: Someone's therapist knows all about you

Business & Finance:
British pound drops to weakest since 2010 (Bloomberg)
China scraps emergency circuit breaker as FTSE crashes below Black Monday lows (The Telegraph)
Saudi Arabia weighs IPO of state oil company (Bloomberg)
Evans Pritchard: Is the theory of secular stagnation a hoax? (The Telegraph)
Is this 2008 all over again? (The Economist)

Commodities:
Iran's bid for oil investment seen at risk from Saudi dispute (Bloomberg)
OPEC basket crude crashes below $30 for the first time since 2004 (Zero Hedge)
More China nuclear power milestones (321 Energy)

Environment:
El Niño's peak has weather forecasters warning of La Niña (Bloomberg)
Brazil doubles solar targets for utility scale and distributed generation (PV Magazine)
General Electric increases ownership stakes in two U.S. wind farms (North America Wind and Power)

International Affairs:
Saudi devaluation odds highest in 20 years, kingdom now more likely to default than Portugal (Zero Hedge)

Art & Design:
"Inception" coffee table by Stelio Mousarris (Design You Trust)
It's baaaaacckkkk: Panasonic re-introduce the SL-1200 (Hi Consumption)
VW electric van concept (Uncrate)