September 23, 2015
U.S. PRESSES FIRMS TO RAISE CHINA COMPLAINTS: The Obama administration is pressing American companies to speak up about the difficulties of operating in China, setting up potentially awkward meetings for Chinese President Xi Jinping as he ...
September 20, 2015
- The Stross thread on the history of 1700-2300 smashed his longest thread record. It took till comment #1315 to throw up this nugget.
Americans, by and large, think that they can control history, basically by...
September 3, 2015
- As one Western commentator had it: If China destroys itself faster than we destroy ourselves then we win, right?
China appears to be running out of effluent sinks before it runs out of resources. Or maybe it's just the Limits to Growth prediction playing out that if the resource limits don't get you, the pollution will.
August 3, 2015
July 23, 2015
Access Risk Management Blog | Courion
Every January, our blog feeds and magazine headlines are full of the top 5, 10, or 20 trends for the coming year; do we ever hear if they were right? How did those things impact our industry? Did our diligence in these subjects really pay off? Rather than giving you five more things to look out for, I'm taking a look back on what the experts highlighted for 2015 to discuss both how they have impacted us so...
July 17, 2015
As President Obama has repeatedly pointed out, the sanctions regime that the other nations, including Russia and China joined in, were intended to focus only on nuclear development and were only as strong as and could only last as long as those ...