Is the Trans Pacific Partnership about to be concluded, or will it be put into deep freeze instead?
There are many reports of concern over potentially huge adjustments in the event of a U.S. interest rate hike that could trigger capital flight and difficulties in debt repayment.
Su Chi coined a convenient and useful name for a modus vivendi between Taiwan and China in April 2000 when he was about to step down as chairman of the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC). He was appointed to that office by President Lee Teng-hui, who would retire on May 20 and Chen Shui-bian would take over to launch the first Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration. The name Su created was the "1992 Consensus."
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Once upon a time, motherhood was the epitome of womanhood.
The British people's hopes for economic stability can be said to have brought the Conservative Party out of turmoil to remain in power.
When I was a child, there were two holidays that I dreaded. I dreaded them so much that I wanted to rip them off the pages of calendars. If I could have thrown those holidays out the window and out of my life, believe me, I'd have done it. It was of course impossible.
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The general election in Britain has confirmed that the nation's politics are in great flux. The governing Conservative Party, led by Prime Minister David Cameron, has made unpredicted crucial gains.
It was not the first time that news about child sex rackets had surfaced in the Pakistan media, but when I read about child prostitution in Jinnah Garden, Peshawar, it was dismaying beyond words.
During three decades of favorable global economic conditions, China created an integrated global production system unprecedented in scale and complexity. But now its policymakers must deal with the triple challenges of the unfolding European debt crisis, slow recovery in the United States and a secular growth slowdown in China's economy.
China's latest rhetorical tactic related to its land reclamation in disputed parts of the South China Sea leaves much to be desired.