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The US Should Admit Its Vulnerability to Chinese Nuclear Attacks

Of all the pieces of Cold War-era jargon that have wormed their way into the cultural zeitgeist, none has been more pervasive (or sobering) than MAD, …

El polémico tren Atlántico-Pacífico que China quiere construir en Sudamérica

<b>Un tren que arranque en la costa atlántica brasileña, atraviese la selva y los Andes, y llegue al Pacífico peruano: así es el ambicioso plan ferroviario que China promueve en la región.</b><p>La idea puede cobrar un impulso fundamental con la gira que el primer ministro chino Li Keqiang inicia este lunes …

What Japan's Abe Should Say About World War II

“History is harsh. What’s done cannot be undone.” In a historic address to a joint session of Congress on April 29, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo …

Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War

Richard Nixon was a young congressman and senator when Vietnam fought to overthrow French rule after the Second World War and President Harry Truman …

North Korea May Have Two-Thirds of World’s Rare Earths

A U.K.-based private equity firm has found the largest rare earth oxides deposits in the world in North Korea, according to statements by the company.<p>…

Malaysia as ASEAN Chair: What Are The Challenges?

A decade ago, in 2005, Malaysia chaired ASEAN. During its chairmanship, two notable events took place. First, it hosted the first East Asia Summit …

What Netanyahu's Speech Overlooked: The China Factor

Yesterday, policy wonks from all over the world were glued to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech before a joint session of Congress. …

ASEAN Has World’s Worst Elections

The Electoral Integrity Project based at Harvard and Sydney Universities has released a new report evaluating the state of the world’s elections, and …

China and Russia vs. the United States?

The rising tensions between Russia and the West, especially the United States, over Ukraine provide a constant reminder of the Cold War, when the two …

The Best Way to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Workday | Inc.com

How you deal with the initial 10 minutes of the workday largely can determine how effective and productive you will be the remainder of the day.<p>Below is a list of 10 things the most successful individuals do within the initial 10 minutes of the workday:<p>1. They reflect.<p>Accomplishing your top goals …

Petrobras' Cost Of Capital Set To Rise After Moody's Downgrade

Credit ratings firm, Moody’s, recently stripped Petrobras of its investment grade rating. Citing increasing concerns about corruption investigations and liquidity pressures that could arise from extended delays in publishing audited financial statements, the ratings agency lowered the Brazilian oil …

Fortune.com

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Herbalife posts double-digit declines in 4th-quarter revenue, profit

Herbalife Ltd., the embattled Los Angeles nutritional products company, said its profit fell 16% in the fourth quarter. Revenue was down 11% for the quarter.<p>The company also lowered its profit targets for this year. Herbalife's stock was up about 1% in after-hours trading.<p>Michael O. Johnson, the …

3 claves para una estrategia exitosa de networking • Forbes México

<i>Rodearse de los aliados correctos ayuda a la supervivencia de las empresas, pero… ¿cómo generar una estrategia exitosa de networking? Un experto te</i> …

German parliament approves Greek bailout extension

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s parliament approved an extension of Greece’s bailout on Friday but a record number of dissenters from Angela Merkel’s conservatives underscored growing scepticism in Berlin about whether a new Greek government can be trusted to deliver on its reform pledges.<p>With Finance …

Why The Media Pays Less Attention To Police Killings Of Latinos

Michael Brown, Eric Garner and Antonio Zambrano-Montes were all unarmed men who died at the hands of police officers, sparking protests from critics who questioned whether the killings were justified.<p>Michael Brown and Eric Garner are now household names in the United States. Antonio …

Daniel Braatz, el joven genio de las finanzas • Forbes México

<i>Tiene 27 años, pero ya cuenta con varias historias de éxito en el mundo de las finanzas, con operaciones de grandes cifras en la Bolsa de Valores,</i> …

¿Cuánto subirán las tasas de interés?

Por un lado, la Reserva Federal en Estados Unidos ha hecho una campaña para orientar a los participantes a esperar una acción de ese tipo a través de …

Pemex

<i>Pemex ejerce cada año un gasto que va de los 330,000 a los 400,000 mdp; un monto similar a todo el gasto en seguridad social previsto para 2014 y de</i> …

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Obama Islamic State speech (text, video)

<i>Remarks as delivered:</i><p>My fellow Americans, tonight I want to speak to you about what the United States will do with our friends and allies to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL.<p>As Commander-in-Chief, my highest priority is the security of the American people. Over the …

China’s Political Spectrum under Xi Jinping

When, in November 2012, Xi Jinping took up his position as secretary general of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), his political ideas and …

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Central Asian Security

With the administration of President Barack Obama intent on withdrawing all but 10,000 troops from the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) …

3 Reasons the BRICS' New Development Bank Matters

Although the tragic incident of MH17 now attracts global attention, the real big news last week was the establishment of the BRICS development bank …

Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?

Amidst a relationship that is expected to define international relations in this century, efforts are underway to find ways for the United States and …

Why Are South Asian States So Weak?

A few weeks ago, my colleague Ankit Panda noted that some of Asia’s most fragile states are in South Asia, based on the results of the Fragile States …

Solving China’s Economy Isn’t a Question of Democracy

No matter if China’s economy is in boom or bust, it seems to always be the subject of a larger debate on the economic benefits of democracy. …

Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence

Recently, one of America’s most influential scholars, Joseph Nye, authored a book on the significance of U.S. presidential leadership in shaping …

The Geopolitics of Sino-Russian Rapprochement

Is a Sino-Russian alliance in the offing? Some analysts answer this question in the affirmative, pointing to Beijing and Moscow’s signing of a …