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Week in Review: May 23 – May 29

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This week at theCurrent we explored one of the world’s most populated countries, visited the ‘Las Vegas of China’, made it easier than ever to find our most important articles, and more! As always, catch up on what you missed with our Week in Review.


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Indonesia was our Country of the Week. We looked at the history of Dutch colonization, the rocky road following independence, and the modern, changing face of the country. Get it all HERE.

In our Travel Guide we found out just how many volcanos there really are in Indonesia! That wasn’t all though. We also hit the beaches, explored a mega-city, visited ancient temples, and much more HERE.

This week’s Currency Spotlight delved into the history of one of the world’s most inflated currencies – the Indonesian rupiah. That doesn’t mean the economy isn’t a force to be reckoned with however! See more HERE.

Capsule: Macau

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In our newest ‘Capsule’, we broke down the history, culture, attractions, and currency of Macau in a quick, easy to read article. Find out exactly what makes this unique area similar to Mainland China in some ways, and different in so many more! Get a crash course HERE.

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Head on over to this page and be sure to bookmark it! Here you’ll find links to all our collection pages, where you can always locate the latest and greatest in recurring posts on theCurrent. Includes countries, Capsules, FX 101, and Travel Diaries! Get them all HERE.


Every week here at theCurrent we bring you the world’s biggest business stories. This week: oil prices rebound although Venezuela remains in deep trouble. Get more HERE.

Looking Ahead

Next week we’re heading to a European country that is Mediterranean in every sense of the word. Beyond that, look for more of the great stories you’ve come to expect!

Remember to follow theCurrent for all the latest on Continental Currency, travel, business and more. But if you do miss anything, check in every Sunday for our Week in Review and stay informed, stay Current.