You don’t know about it because Transparency International is funded by rich states, which they don’t want to be outshone by a third-world nation.
Talks between IMF officials and politicians broke down recently when it transpired that the latter wanted a ‘brown envelope’ in any aid deal. Don’t blame the politicians though.
Right now gold is seeing a strong bid the world over and Bitcoin is rising into the halving of its reward pool which occurs every four years.
Covid-19 may be the trigger, but it is the U.S. dollar that is the root problem, Alastair Crooke writes.