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Cornelia Meyer

Cornelia Meyer is a business consultant, macro-economist and energy expert.

Twitter: @MeyerResources

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China and Russia embrace, driven together by their foes

A great deal has happened since the Soviet Union established diplomatic relations with China 70 years ago, not least in the two countries’ relationship with each other and with the West.

June 08, 2019

Trump’s state visit shows US-UK ties will endure

Donald Trump this week finally paid the UK a state visit, to which he had been invited nearly two years ago, when Theresa May went to the US for her first overseas trip as prime minister.

June 06, 2019

Oil prices: How low is low?

Crude oil prices tested new lows last week and continued their downward slide on Monday, when Brent reached $61.06 per barrel in morning trading. Prices are 14.3 percent down month on month, and around 20 percent lower than their 2018 high.

June 04, 2019

May’s resignation sees no-deal Brexit edge ever closer

When the EU granted the UK a further Brexit extension until Oct. 31, European Council President Donald Tusk’s famous last words to Britain were “please don’t waste this time.” Yet that is precisely what is happening.

May 27, 2019