Daily Archives: May 1, 2019


Qatar Sues UAE, Saudi, And Luxembourg Banks Over Riyal Manipulation 1

Last Monday Qatar filed two lawsuits in New York against First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) and Samba Bank,  and one in London against Bank Havilland. The lawsuit claimed the following banks took actions to destabilize the Qatar Riyal (QR) according to a press release from the Qatar Government. “The Banks Havilland […]


Nicaragua: One Year In

Michelle Bachelet, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, issued a statement on Tuesday calling for the Nicaraguan government to “ensure its security forces allow space for people to assemble peacefully and express their views in accordance with their rights under international law” and that “further use of excessive force” […]