Saturday, August 11, 2018

Sunday's News Links

Mideast Stocks-Gulf markets hit by Turkey turmoil, banks roiled

[BloombergQ] Erdogan Stays Defiant as Turkey Slips Toward Financial Crisis

[BloombergQ] U.S. Budget Gap Widens as Revenue Growth Outpaced by Spending

[Politico] China says U.S. farmers may never regain market share lost in trade war

[Reuters] Beijing struggles to defuse anger over China's P2P lending crisis

[Reuters] Turkey is a 'target of economic war', Erdogan says

[Reuters] Iran Supreme Leader calls for action to face 'economic war': state TV

[Reuters] Russia says will ditch U.S. securities amid sanctions: RIA

[Reuters] No one can 'obliterate' Taiwan's existence, president says on departure for U.S.

[WSJ] In Break From Precedent, Trump’s Moves Aggravate Turkey’s Currency Crisis, Rather Than Calm It

[FT] Trump’s tariffs prove tougher obstacle than China expected 

[FT] Erdogan defiant after Turkish lira’s plunge

[FT] Putin pledges deeper ties with Iran and other Caspian Sea states

Saturday's News Links

[BloombergQ] As Turkey Crisis Deepens, Bankers to Review Impact of Shocks

[BloombergQ] Turkish Bank Crisis Prompts Emergency Meeting on Saturday

[Reuters] Erdogan says U.S. 'wrong' to threaten Turkey after Trump doubles tariffs

[Reuters] Turkey's Erdogan repeats call to Turks to help shore up lira

[Reuters] Chinese media keep up drumbeat of criticism of U.S.

[WSJ] Chinese Banks Rev up Lending to Buoy Economy in U.S. Trade Fight

[FT] Turkey warns US it will seek ‘new friends and allies’

[FT] Trump takes deployment of sanctions to new level