beijing

  1. Chief

    Beijing warns Pyongyang: You’re on your own if you go after the United States

    Beijing warns Pyongyang: You?re on your own if you go after the United States So, if NK did happen to launch on Guam... China is not a sticking point. My guess, NK pretends they never said that and continue to threaten, but with less specific threats.
  2. MaryAnne

    Last Coal Plant In Beijing Shuttered

    Even China is switching. https://phys.org/news/2017-03-beijing-coal-power-natural-gas.amp
  3. bajisima

    US ready to confront Beijing over South China Sea

    "The United States is ready to confront China should it continue its overreaching maritime claims in the South China Sea, the head of the U.S. Pacific fleet said on Wednesday, comments that threaten to escalate tensions between the two global rivals. China claims most of the resource-rich South...
  4. Wonderer

    Trump picks longtime friend of Beijing as U.S. ambassador to China

    Trump picks longtime friend of Beijing as U.S. ambassador to China Reuters By Dominique Patton and Steve Holland | BEIJING/NEW YORK Wed Dec 7, 2016 | 12:41pm EST <Excerpt>: President-elect Donald Trump will nominate Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as the next U.S. ambassador to China, choosing a...
  5. meridian5455

    Beijing cracks down on bizarre apartment-top villa

    Beijing cracks down on bizarre apartment-top villa That's actually pretty cool looking.
  6. jackalope

    Beijing: Clean Air Act proposed as toxic smog returns

    Now THAT'S interesting.
  7. Stefan Bandera

    China tariffs on US steel: WTO rejects Beijing's appeal

    BBC News - China tariffs on US steel: WTO rejects Beijing's appeal China tariffs on US steel: WTO rejects Beijing's appeal The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has upheld its decision that China's tariffs on imports of certain US steel products were illegal. Now this was the Obama...
  8. B

    Breaking: Giant Mushroom Cloud over Beijing

    Giant Mushroom Cloud Appears Over Beijing | China News Center "The China Daily is reporting that a giant mushroom cloud resembling an atomic explosion is being seen all over the capital city of Beijing on Sunday. The video of the cloud has already appeared all over YouTube (see below)...
  9. michaelr

    Beijing Downgrades US-Treasury to A+ - Is Anybody Listening?

    Beijing Downgrades US-Treasury to A+ - Is Anybody Listening? hahaha who needs them, we have the Bernank and his magical money machine....well sorta peeps. This will spur more countries to dump the T-Bill, something that idiot Geithner said was safe. I guess he missed the CME's press release...
  10. imported_Lita456

    Stinky in Beijing

    Jeez, how else do you think they are going to get rid of the garbage? Fed up with the smell from their largest trash dump, municipal authorities in Beijing are installing 100 deodorant guns aimed to reduce the stench. The guns can spray about ten gallons of deodorizing liquid up to 175...
  11. M

    Beijing Sees United States as a Declining Power

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  12. M

    Beijing Sees United States as a Declining Power

    On Fareed Zakaria's show GPS, great program, it was being discussed by an expert on East Asia, that China today perceives the US as a declining world power. What do any here think of this?
  13. B

    Beijing and Moscow's Iran Policy - Part II

    Yesterday we took a look at the geo-economic forces driving Moscow and Beijing's aversion to actively joining Washington's drive to pressure Tehran over it's nuclear programs. Today, let's turn our attention to the strategic and geopolitical issues which compel the two to buttress the mullahs...
  14. B

    Beijing and Moscow's Iran Policy - Part I

    After Pyongyang's most recent nuclear test and the repeated provocations of it's numerous missile launches, we looked at the underlying issues behind China's reluctance to aggressively sanction their maddening neighbors in the Hermit Kingdom. Now with hardline President Mahmoud Ahmedinejad...
  15. Beijing Olympics dissolve autarchic CCP?

    BEIJING (AFP-Friday, January 18) - - Britain's Gordon Brown arrived in China Friday for his maiden visit as prime minister, with tackling climate change and boosting two-way trade and investment top of the agenda... In the July/August issue of...