China

China’s New Leadership 2012

Xi Jinping replaces Hu Jintao as head of the Chinese Communist Party and the nation’s military Li Keqiang will replace Premier Wen Jiabao at a meeting in March. After the 2012 leadership transition at the 18th Party Congress, the Wikipedia link contains useful information, which should be verified using other sources, the Fifth Generation will […]

Rare earth elements – China announces a further reduction in exports

New development in the supply of rare earth elements

China On A Shopping Trip

China 2 – 0? China winning the struggle for future energy supplies over the West?

An explanation of the European financial crisis

IMF headquarters to wind up in Beijing?

China Establishing the World’s Leading Green Agenda

China has taken several substantial steps to create a green industry and tackle the challenges of presented by climate change. Is the West not capable of dealing with such challenges?

Johan Galtung on the position of the U.S.A. in the world

Johan Galtung on the position of the U.S.A. in the world, ways forward for Afghanistan, and China relative to the area.

Narrative update for Afghanistan

An additional perspective on Afghanistan placed in the context of the region and its resources. Looks at China and India and Pakistan and energy resources as related to Afghanistan.