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All Posts Tagged With: "China"

China ousts Japan, owning the most U.S. debt

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China ousts Japan, owning the most U.S. debt

Brad Setser of the Council on Foreign Relations discusses the shifting power dynamic accompanying China's economic ascendancy.

Posted: November 19, 2008 15:45   Comments: 1
Italy’s immigration debate intensifies

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Italy’s immigration debate intensifies

In the northern city of Treviso, Italy, a gunslingling mayor cracks down on illegal immigration, even as accusations of racism linger.

Posted: November 19, 2008 15:02   Comments: 7
China extends interests to Latin America

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China extends interests to Latin America

Chris Sabatini of the Council of the Americas discusses China's interests in the Americas and what impact this could have on the U.S.

Posted: November 19, 2008 15:01   Comments: 0
Chinese workers head inland as factories close

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Chinese workers head inland as factories close

As demands for exports decline, Chinese companies are going out of business and leaving thousands of workers without jobs.

Posted: November 14, 2008 14:32   Comments: 0
Probing behind the Obama photo ops

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Probing behind the Obama photo ops

Martin Savidge discusses the importance of multi-layered coverage of Africa and elsewhere.

Posted: November 10, 2008 15:45   Comments: 0
China boosts global economies with $570 billion infusion

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China boosts global economies with $570 billion infusion

Shang Jin Wei of Columbia University's Business School discusses China's announcement of a stimulus plan, which boosted stock markets worldwide.

Posted: November 10, 2008 14:48   Comments: 0
World weighs in on President-elect Obama

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World weighs in on President-elect Obama

Journalists in six nations discuss international response to the U.S. presidential election and possible changes in world perception of America.

Posted: November 5, 2008 18:49   Comments: 0
Obama faces economic and strategic challenges in Asia

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Obama faces economic and strategic challenges in Asia

Jamie Metzl of the Asia Society speaks about President-elect Barack Obama's challenges in China, Japan and North Korea.

Posted: November 5, 2008 15:43   Comments: 0
Contrary to global trend, death penalty rises in Japan

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Contrary to global trend, death penalty rises in Japan

Japan has hung 17 people this year -- the highest rate of execution in decades.

Posted: October 28, 2008 17:01   Comments: 0
China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population

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China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about escalating tensions between the Chinese government and the autonomous Uighur population.

Posted: October 22, 2008 12:47   Comments: 1

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