1. 1978 Deng Xiaoping reforms start. China is agriculture based economy, not much changed since 1952 1979-2000 Rebalancing from agriculture to industry and services. Employment in...
      


  2. Wow, news of Trump withdrawal from Syria is good news for peace, but it sounds more like a desperate call that a coup is underway...
      


  3. To push through QE and to preserve his legacy, Mario Draghi just started the countdown on central banking. Apparently ripping a page out of Jean-Claude...
      


  4. Please find link below to very good report prepared by Task Force on American Innovation. It broadly covers issues of changing image of global R&D,...
      


  5. https://www.zerohedge.com/health/smoking-gun-chinese-scientist-finds-killer-coronavirus-probably-originated-laboratory-wuhan The paper was supported by China's National Natural Science Foundation, which means that the paper would likely never see the light of day if...


  6. It’s absurd that DT is now being accused of politicizing the 4th of July, it’s a political event that over time turned into a...
      


  7. Here's a prediction I made elsewhere in 2016, so I may as well put it up here.  It was after Trump won the election....


  8. If you’re in the mood for some depressing amusement, just type the words “Kremlin talking point” without quotation marks into Twitter’s search engine and...
      


  9. MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Sunday he would run for a seat in Britain’s Westminster parliament in any upcoming...
      


  10. Remember how Obama used Carried Interest against against Republicans like Mitt Romney . . . but never ended the loophole. Wallstreet let Obama call them...


  11. China GDP 2017  about 12000 billion USD Manufacturing as % of Chinese GDP in 2017 was 29%, make it 30% so 12000 * 0.3 =...


  12. In coming days a new meeting of the GECF will be held in Equatorial Guinea with a general landscape on its behalf and advantage...
      


  13. Here is to share my recent post for my blog on Venezuela:  https://josechalhoub.blogspot.com/2019/06/has-venezuelas-crisis-reached.html. Hope it serves for discussion here in the forum. 
      


  14. https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-08-19/report-militarization-north-australia-must-win-war-against-china Also see Australasia https://docs.google.com/document/d/1H6rUh_HB-e1FclQqbfMxTOr9yQlHInniZ3tr10n2PMs/edit Militarization Of North Australia Is A Must To Win A War Against China, Report
      


  15. After taking a quick look at the EV and hybrid vehicle numbers available on the internet (you can check for your own edification if...
      


  16. Trump and Pelosi play poker in the swamp ...  but who holds what? It’s all about the bluff – or so it appears – as...
      


  17. It was perhaps bound to happen, especially as months of bellicose threats against Iran now give way to mere new sanctions roll out, and...
      

  18. change

    The oil and gas industry faces a particularly challenging set of obstacles—a volatile oil price, a wide talent gap, and an unrelenting image issue...
      


  19. FULL SPEECH -   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mHtjunI7F4   01:00 - 37.25
      


  20. While it will mention all the criminal acts that took place with FISA warrant it might say they don't rise to the level of...


  21. (Reuters)  -  Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, whose sweeping anti-corruption plan has powered her ascendant presidential campaign, stepped up her offensive on Friday, vowing to...
      


  22. “You gotta remember, establishment, it’s just a name for evil. The monster doesn’t care whether it kills all the students or whether there’s a revolution....
      


  23. The UK has decided to let Huawei continue to be used in its growing 5G networks - but with restrictions. The long-awaited decision goes against...
      


  24. France's Minister of National Education, Jean-Michel Blanquer, has reopened the heated debate on the headscarf. Since 2004, it is unlawful in France to wear "conspicuously" religious signs...


  25. China has begun to build a parallel international order, centered on itself. If the European Union aids in its construction – even just by positioning...
      


  26. North Korea and the US began preliminary talks on Friday, with working-level negotiations on Saturday in Sweden.... which then ended just as abruptly as...


  27. We have been here before while carpet bombing, UK 🇬🇧 flags will be burned alongside 🇺🇸  https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diego_Garcia
      


  28. WASHINGTON (WSJ) -  House committees will subpoena Gordon Sondland after the State Department directed the U.S. ambassador to the European Union to skip a...
      


  29. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Chinese government’s top diplomat said on Friday that tariffs and trade disputes could plunge the world into recession and...


  30. TOKYO (Reuters)  - China’s growing military might has replaced North Korean belligerence as the main security threat to Japan, Tokyo’s annual defence review indicated...