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Premier Li Keqiang’s Recession Tour
October 19, 2014
Premier Li Keqiang’s Recession Tour
China’s premier has sought to bolster economies ties with some of Europe’s largest economies.
Premier Li Keqiang’s Recession Tour
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
September 27, 2014
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
Russia’s need for new partners is opening the door for China in the Arctic.
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
August 20, 2014
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
Xi's promise is a signal that SOEs will need to change to fulfill the CCP's goals for economic reform.
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
China’s Deafening Silence on Iraq
June 19, 2014
China’s Deafening Silence on Iraq
The Iraq crisis again shows that even as China demands major power status, it remains entirely unwilling to act like one.
China’s Deafening Silence on Iraq
Vietnam and China: A Dangerous Incident
February 12, 2014
Vietnam and China: A Dangerous Incident
A new Chinese documentary offers startling revelations from a 2007 confrontation in the South China Sea.
Vietnam and China: A Dangerous Incident
A Long, Hot Summer for China National Petroleum Corporation
September 10, 2013
A Long, Hot Summer for China National Petroleum Corporation
A flurry of deals and political tensions complicate the outlook for China’s state-owned oil company.
A Long, Hot Summer for China National Petroleum Corporation
Japan’s Debt Servicing Costs to Consume 21% of Budget
August 28, 2013
Japan’s Debt Servicing Costs to Consume 21% of Budget
Plus, more PetroChina executives are being investigated by the government. Tuesday economic links.
Japan’s Debt Servicing Costs to Consume 21% of Budget
J-Lo Croons “Happy Birthday Mr. President” in Turkmenistan
July 01, 2013
J-Lo Croons “Happy Birthday Mr. President” in Turkmenistan
Jennifer Lopez sang for dictator Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov this weekend.
J-Lo Croons “Happy Birthday Mr. President” in Turkmenistan
Russia: Can The Gas Empire Strike Back?
May 27, 2013
Russia: Can The Gas Empire Strike Back?
Intransigence on pricing may cost Moscow dearly in the huge Asian gas market.
Russia: Can The Gas Empire Strike Back?
China Eyes Afghan Goldmine
September 28, 2012
China Eyes Afghan Goldmine
As NATO withdraws from Afghanistan, China is moving in. With over $1 Trillion in natural resources, the stakes are huge.
China Eyes Afghan Goldmine
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