Tag Archives: China

Bibi Tries to Rally Support for WWIII

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is trying to rally support in the Knesset for an attack on Iran, according to sources close to Israel. Israel’s defense minister Ehud Barak and the foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman said to … Continue reading

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Boeing: China Needs 5,000 New Airliners Over Next 20 Years

Thursday, September 8, 2011 With the U.S. fading and China rising, Boeing says sustained economic growth, growing trade activities, increasing personal wealth and personal income, are the driving forces in shaping China’s exploding air travel market. The figure projected by … Continue reading

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China: ‘Dollar to Be Discarded by World’

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Prior to Standard & Poor’s downgrading U.S. debt from AAA to AA — the first time this has happened in American history, Guan Jianzhong, chairman of Dagong Global Credit Rating, said the currency is “gradually discarded … Continue reading

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One Night in Bangkok

Friday, July 22, 2011 Bali Hai! Hillary Clinton seen here arriving Bali, Indonesia, praised a preliminary agreement between China and Southeast Asian Nations to peacefully resolve competing territorial claims in the strategic South China Sea. China been accused in recent … Continue reading

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China Has Divested 97 Percent of Its Holdings in US Treasury Bills

Saturday, June 4, 2011 President Obama and President Hu Jintao of China During a State Dinner on Jan. 19, 2011 China has dropped 97 percent of its holdings in US Treasury bills, decreasing its ownership of the short-term US government securities from … Continue reading

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IMF Bombshell: Age of America Nears End

Monday, April 25, 2011 I guess deep down in our psyches, we knew this day would come. Just not this soon. For the first time, the International Monetary Fund announced a date for the moment when the “Age of America” … Continue reading

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China to Merge Nine Cities into One Mega City of 42 Million people

Thursday, January 27, 2011 China, with 1.3 billion people, roughly a quarter of the world’s population, has begun an ambitious plan to merge together the nine cities that lie around the Pearl River Delta. The “Turn The Pearl River Delta … Continue reading

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42 Die as Fire Engulfs Shanghai Residential Skyscraper

Monday, November 15, 2010 A 28-story apartment building caught fire in Shanghai’s Jing’an District on Monday, killing at least 42 people and forcing others to jump from their windows to escape the flames, according to reports. At least 90 residents … Continue reading

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China UFO Witnessed by Hundreds, Photographed, Passenger Flights Diverted

Friday, July 16, 2010 A UFO was seen by hundreds of people in the skies over Hangzhou, China. Xiaoshan Airport was closed after the UFO was detected at around 9PM, as flights were rerouted to airports in the cities of … Continue reading

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China Replaces U.S. as the Largest Auto Market

Monday, January 11, 2010 China supplanted the U.S. as the world’s largest auto market after its 2009 vehicle sales jumped 46 percent, ending more than a century of American dominance that started with the Ford Model T. The nation’s sales … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Ignores Human Rights

Saturday, February 21, 2009 Regular readers of this Blog know I am not a fan of Hillary Clinton. I didn’t support her bid to be the Democratic nominee for president and I think her celebrated liberal bona fides is a … Continue reading

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China Losing Taste for U.S. Debt

Friday, January 9, 2009 Were it not for China there would be no Iraq war. China has bought more than $1 trillion of American debt, but as the global downturn has intensified, Beijing is starting to keep more of its … Continue reading

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China Revokes Visa of American Olympic Speedskater

Wednesday, August 6, 2008 Let the games begin. The Communist Chinese have revoked the visa of American speedskater and gold metalist, Joey Cheek, just hours before the speedskating champion was set to fly to China. He wasn’t even planning on … Continue reading

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