Gold, demand at record since 2011: “colossal” purchases by central banks

Listen to the audio version of the article Colossal purchases of gold by central banks – nearly tripling in a year, worth about $70 billion – have driven demand for the metal to a record level for more than a decade. The estimates of the World Gold Council (Wgc) in the final balance for 2022 … Read more

$1 million credit card purchases will cost you $250,000 in interest

The usury rate continues unabated, and this time, with the increase it had, February will be the month in which credit card purchases will be the most expensive, at least since 2007. According to the Superfinanciera, for the second month of 2023 the usury rate had a rise of 201 basic points compared to the … Read more

Purchases from Russia collapse, the extra-EU trade balance improves

In detail – Istat explains – a reduction in cyclical trade is estimated for both flows, larger for imports (-4.2%) than for exports (-2.6%).The decrease on a monthly basis in exports concerns all the main groupings of industries, excluding non-durable consumer goods (+0.4%), and is mainly explained by the decrease in sales of capital goods … Read more

A fish uses its owner’s credit card and makes purchases with a Nintendo Switch

To achieve this, the fish would have created a Pay Pal account and changed the name of the owner’s profile thanks to motion detection software installed on his aquarium, thus giving him control of the video game console, reported the media CNN. . Also to read: The whole thing would have been filmed via a … Read more

A small amount of downstream purchases are mainly expected to stabilize the ammonium phosphate market in the short term Phosphate Rock_Sina

Source: 1. Price trend According to data from SunSirs, the average market price of 55% powdered monoammonium on January 1 was 3,537 yuan/ton, and the average market price of powdered monoammonium on January 29 was 3,345 yuan/ton. The market price of monoammonium phosphate fell this month. 5.44%. According to data from SunSirs, the average … Read more

AFIP investigates purchases with debit cards

The Federal Administration of Public Revenues (AFIP) raised in the last update from $10,000 to $30,000 the minimum amount from which financial entities must report accumulated expenses during a month with debit cards. Experts clarify that it may be a single purchase transaction for $30,000 or more, but the banks must also inform AFIP of … Read more

Alena’s horoscope: Tact is a must for Sagittarius, unplanned purchases for Capricorns

ARIES At the workplace, put aside your tasks until noon and finish the work you started a while ago. You have decided to visit your friends in the evening, but without your family, and this will make them nervous and worried. Promise them you won’t be too late and you’ll be home for dinner. Be … Read more

European Parliament votes to take action against loot boxes and in-app purchases

The measures themselves, however, are yet to be worked out. {“id”:1578065,”type”:”num”,”link”:” i-vnutriigrovyh-pokupok”,”gtm”:””,”prevCount”:null,”count”:241,”isAuthorized”:false} {“id”:1578065,”type”:1,”typeStr”:”content”,”showTitle”:false,”initialState”:{“isActive”:false},”gtm”:””} {“id”:1578065,”gtm”:null} 9195 views 18 January 2023 European Parliament voted for the adoption of a number of measures and recommendations regarding the gaming industry, which should protect consumers, in particular, young audiences. A document with a list of necessary actions was prepared by … Read more

Egyptian banks are monitoring the increase in gold purchases in dollars through foreign shopping platforms

spotted Egyptian banksIncreasing purchases of gold in dollars from individuals through shopping sites outside Egypt using direct debit or credit cards. According to banking sources, banks have noticed the increasing use of credit and debit cards by customers in purchases of gold from foreign shopping sites and paying for them in dollars in amounts that … Read more