Apple has had a “nervous” week, in China. The Fair Labor Association, a watchdog monitoring working conditions at makers of Apple Inc. products, has uncovered “tons of issues” that need to be addressed at a Foxconn Technology Group plant in Shenzhen.
Has the company grown so powerful, they will become the victim of it’s own success? Video below.
Must listen to interview for the Saturday evening drink. Rickards has some great insight on the Chaos currently undergoing in the World.
Currency war, Trade war, Shooting War….Courtesy Chris Martenson.
While we eagerly await the new BLS figures, Gallup has provided us with some insight regarding the latest jobs trend. According to Gallup, US unemployment increases in mid February. We can’t wait to see the next BLS report coming out soon.
The U.S. unemployment rate, as measured by Gallup without seasonal adjustment, is 9.0% in mid-February, up from 8.6% for January. The mid-month reading normally reflects what the U.S. government reports for the entire month, and is up from 8.3% in mid-January.