The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented monetary and fiscal expansion globally. As BofA Chief Investment Strategist Michael Hartnett put it, "The monetary and the fiscal stimulus in terms of the announcements thus far, it comes to $20 trill
President's Working Group on Financial Markets Releases Report and Recommendations on Protecting Investors from Significant Risks from Chinese Companies
The US President's Working Group on Financial Markets is often referred to as the 'Plunge Protection Team'.
Back in April I said "China's gonna be so surprised when it finds out it interfered in the November election."
As new buildings are almost complete, the most interesting things are now happening inside.
A vast fishing armada off Ecuador's biodiverse Pacific islands has stirred alarm over 'indiscriminate' fishing practices
Attempting to cool or at least find a way forward through soaring tensions Defense Secretary Mark Esper spoke with his Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe for over an hour and a half on Thursday in a tense phone call.
As Countries Ditch Greenback For Bilateral Trade
The pro forma official spin, via Rear Adm. Jim Kirk, commander of the Nimitz, is that the ops were conducted to "reinforce our commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific, a rules-based international order, and to our allies and partners".
CHINA NEEDS TO PAY.
China vows zero-tolerance policy towards fishers and companies guilty of illegal catches, says Ecuador In the past, a Chinese vessel was captured in the marine reserve with 300 tonnes of marine wildlife
Hundreds of boats fish near protected Galapagos reserve Dispute adds to a growing number of U.S.-China flashpoints
Trump Bans China's TikTok and WeChat
When it comes to America's allies in the Middle East, Washington has long "looked the other way" while they recklessly pursue questionable weapons technology.
When the Ronald Reagan and Nimitz carrier strike groups recently engaged in "operations" in the South China Sea, it did not escape to many a cynic that the US Pacific Fleet was doing its best to turn the infantile Thucydides Trap theory into a se
The world is rightly shocked today by the terrible explosion that devastated Beirut, and our thoughts go out to the people of Lebanon.
75 years after Hiroshima, the US is making many of the same dangerous mistakes it did in the run-up to that disastrous moment, this time, with China.
The New York Times has terminated its relationship with Chinese Communist Party (CCP) mouthpiece China Daily - and has quietly deleted hundreds of CCP propaganda 'advertorials' from its website, according to the Washington Free Beacon.
Iranian state media has announced that a US Navy warship has seized a transport ship near the Chinese port of Qingdao on Wednesday morning.
China sells attack drones to Serbia
Iranian state media announces a US Navy warship seized a transport ship near the Chinese port of Qingdao on Wednesday morning.
China -- US war on China's rising prominence on the world stage is a bipartisan affair.
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk lamented the "entitled" and "complacent" character of people in the United States...
In dangerous scenario, dueling shows of strength becoming near-weekly occurrence...
"Chen admitted to stealing scientific trade secrets related to exosomes and exosome isolation from Nationwide Children's Hospital's Research Institute for her own personal financial gain," the Department of Justice press release on the case s
The biggest factor that has led the U.S. government to initiate a hostile relationship against China involves the concept of empire. An empire wants to be the only empire or at least the dominant empire.