Interview & Video
Chinese leadership takes on an increasingly assertive tone
With its growing economic might, China is seen as increasingly turning away from the West and its demands for reform. This shift was reflected in some tough talk this weekend by the Chinese premier, as the annual meeting of China's parliament drew to a close. For more, Daljit Dhaliwal interviews Michael Kulma, and Deutsche Welle reports.
Posted: March 15, 2010 14:50
Nina Hachigian (blog)
Side-stepping catastrophe with China over climate, currency
China and the United States have thus far been able to avoid a train wreck over climate and energy conservation issues, writes Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian, but the real test is still to come.
Posted: June 30, 2009 10:58
Argentina is short-changed in financial crisis
A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about Argentina's difficulty keeping small coins in circulation, which causes problems for citizens trying to do everything from riding the bus to washing laundry.
Posted: January 8, 2009 17:05
U.S. calls for currency reform in China
A Worldfocus contributing blogger analyzes China's exchange rate strategy and the effectiveness of its peg to the U.S. dollar.
Posted: December 11, 2008 11:16