As aggravating as it is, it is now the country that was part of the 2007 financial crisis that could ultimately preserve the most permissive rules.
Instead of depending solely on the country's foreign trade with China, Yang said Taiwan should engage in FTA talks with other countries as well, including longtime ally the U.S.
The US, South Korea and Japan should think twice over the North Korean nuclear issue, their policies to threat Pyongyang have proven ineffective and need to change.
The complexity of U.S. politics and the apparent weakness of the Republican presidential field has left Europe with a misguided perception of the impending presidential election this November. It is so much so that the general view from the Old World is that the only possible outcome is the re-election of Barack Obama, [Read more]
The Dow Jones, the leading index of the Wall Street stock exchange, finished its session on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 13,005 points — a first since May 2008.
Pierre Sabatier, strategist and president of the economic and financial research cabinet Primeview, estimates that the good health of American markets can be [Read more]
March is the month of madness. “March madness” or “the madness of March” is one of the national rituals, like the Super Bowl. Far from being insurmountably divided, the country joins together in a communal frenzy. Football has nothing to do with it. The madness of March is due to basketball — more precisely, [Read more]
...US President Barack Obama was there at the summit too and held Talks with the Turkish Premier especially regarding Iran and this, however downplayed by members of the Turkish delegation accompanying Erdogan, together with regional developments has made this trip all the more important.
The special role played by Passover – and the Bible – in shaping the American state of mind constitutes the foundation of the unique relations between the American people and the Jewish state.
During the 2008 presidential campaign, Barack Obama often returned to his “mindset,” a frame of mind that led him to oppose the military undertaking in Iraq. He claimed to be focused on the peaceful resolution of conflict. According to that mindset, war should be considered only as a last resort. [Read more]