On April 8-11, the resort town of Bo’ao, situated on the Chinese island of Hainan, saw the regular economic Boao Forum for Asia (BFA). Let us note the increasing importance of this forum that today is called “the Asian Davos”. This time it was visited by both the former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (chosen as the chairman of the BFA directors) and the incumbent one, António Guterres. Continue reading The Boao Forum for Asia at the Prospect of the US-China Trade War
On top of all signed multi-billion dollar trade agreements, leaders from APEC member countries were caught in their more human side and as expected, both sides of the media were feasting on them.
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BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) — In a dining hall that was once a swimming pool for Olympic champions and now resembles a traditional Chinese garden, leaders and celebrities from the Asia-Pacific were welcomed as “friends and neighbors” of China.
Continue reading China Welcomes “Friends and Neighbors” from APEC with Fashion, Banquet and Firework
Here’s Pepe Escobar’s detailed analysis of what’s going on the surface of the ongoing battle for the control of the planet.
It’s now total war against the BRICS
While Western corporate governments are busy fomenting wars everywhere, three Asian countries are celebrating their 60th anniversary of peaceful coexistence, throwing, along the way, a few nuggets of Oriental wisdom, among which: