President Putin Floats The Idea Of A Russia-China Military Alliance, And The U.S. Isn’t Impressed

At the 17th annual meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club, Russian President Vladimir Putin said a Russia-China military alliance could be forged, but for now, there is no need. Speaking during a video conference on Thursday, Putin’s suggestion is a concept similar to the western military alliance NATO. He said – “We don’t need it, […]

... written on Oct 25 2020

Bad News For Job Market – Asia’s Economy Will Shrink More Than IMF Expected, Especially India, Philippines & Malaysia

The IMF has painted a gloomier picture for Asia. On Wednesday (Oct 21), the International Monetary Fund revealed Asia’s economic contraction this year will be worse than previously thought. In its latest Regional Economic Outlook report for Asia and Pacific, the IMF predicts the region’s economy to shrink by 2.2%, worse than an earlier 1.6% contraction […]

... written on Oct 22 2020

Coronavirus – Here’s How China Is Back To Normal While The U.S. And Europe Are Getting From Bad To Worse

The Thanksgiving holiday is around the corner. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious-disease expert, said Americans must “sacrifice” it if they hope to prevent another surge of Covid-19 cases. The White House Coronavirus advisor said during an interview with CBS News that his kids won’t be coming home for Thanksgiving this year due to fear of spreading the […]

... written on Oct 19 2020

China Punish Australia Again – Recession-Hit Aussie Saw Its A$2 Billion Cotton Industry Targeted

Australia’s economy officially plunged into recession in September after it registered two consecutive quarters of negative growth. Its GDP (gross domestic product) shrank 7% in the April-to-June quarter compared to the previous three months. Not only this is Australia’s first recession in nearly 30 years (since 1991), but also the deepest since the Great Depression […]

... written on Oct 17 2020

Covid-19 Vaccines Hit Roadblocks – In 24 Hours, Eli Lilly And Johnson & Johnson’s Trials Suspended Over Safety Concerns

If you think an effective vaccine for Covid-19 will be available before Christmas this year, you would be disappointed. Unless you don’t mind trying Russian-developed vaccine – “Sputnik V” – which is already available, a United States FDA-approved vaccine won’t happen until next year. The virus is still spreading rapidly, with over 1-million deaths and […]

... written on Oct 15 2020

Working From Home Costs Money, You Should Claim It – Dutch Workers Paid Extra €2 Per Day For Coffee & Toilet Paper

Working from home may sound like a great idea, especially during the present Coronavirus climate. To employees or workers, they could avoid the commute, get more sleep, be more productive and live a happier and more balance work-life. To employers or companies, they could cut office space, save on office supplies and snacks, and increase […]

... written on Oct 12 2020

A Win For Biden Could “Reset” China-U.S. Relations – But China Is Well Prepared For Any Eventuality

China-U.S. relations over the next four years will depend on the outcome of the coming November presidential election, which is less than 30 days away. Therefore, whether the American voters realize it or not, they will not only decide the next president of the U.S., but also the future of China-US relations. It’s this reason […]

... written on Oct 09 2020

WHO – 10% Of World Population May Have Covid-19, More Than 20 Times Of Current Confirmed Cases

If you think the current Coronavirus infections are bad, wait until you hear the “best estimates” from WHO. Mike Ryan, the World Health Organization’s emergency operations chief, told the global agency’s executive board on Monday – “Our current best estimates tell us that about 10% of the global population may have been infected by this […]

... written on Oct 06 2020

After Chinese Poked Fun At Trump’s Covid-19 Infection, Now Italians Tell The U.S. President – “This Is Karma”

Trump, 74, and first lady Melania Trump, 50, have both tested positive for Covid-19. A feverish and fatigued President Trump was flown to a military hospital – Walter Reed National Military Medical Center – on Friday night where he is being given Remdesivir therapy. Now there’s concern that the White House or Trump might have […]

... written on Oct 04 2020

Covid-19 Pushes Asia Growth Lowest Since 1967 – 38 Million People Plunge To Poverty With Income Of $5.50 Per Day

No one is spared from the notorious Coronavirus. As the world still struggles to contain the pandemic, the ultimate trail of destruction to be left by the virus is unimaginable. The World Bank has a rough idea. According to its economic update on Monday, the international financial institution said that Asia is projected to grow by […]

... written on Sep 29 2020

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