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December 27th, 2014
Obama’s policy of stimulus trumps right wing austerity

By Dickson Igwe

The USA has regained its position as the main engine of world economic growth. As 2014 ends, the US is the fastest growing developed economy. The last quarter, July-September 2014, the US economy grew 5%. This was the fastest rate of American economic growth since 2003. It remains to be seen whether Barack Obama’s policy of stimulus has taken the US back to the era of the Clinton Presidency, when a sustained economic boom lasted for almost a decade.

November 10th, 2014
Apec summit: China and Japan in ice-breaker talks


The leaders of China and Japan have met for formal talks after more than two years of severe tension over a territorial dispute.

October 5th, 2014
Hong Kong protesters regroup at main protest site


Demonstrators in Hong Kong appear to be withdrawing from some protest sites and regrouping at the main site outside government buildings.

September 29th, 2014
Hong Kong: Protesters defiant amid stand-off


Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters are blocking Hong Kong's streets, shutting down its business hub and ignoring appeals to leave.

May 20th, 2014
China denounces US cyber-theft charges


China has denounced US charges against five of its army officers accused of economic cyber-espionage.

May 18th, 2014
Barbados and China to Sign Visa Abolition Agreement

Caribbean Journal

Barbados and China will be signing a Mutual Visa Abolition Agreement, the government of Barbados announced in a statement Friday.

May 18th, 2014
Dominica Talking to China About Building International Airport

Caribbean Journal

Dominica is in talks with China on the possibility of building an international airport in the country.

April 24th, 2014
Obama Asia tour: US-Japan treaty 'covers disputed islands'

US President Barack Obama has reaffirmed his support for Japan in its row over islands with China, after talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

March 18th, 2014
Missing Malaysia plane: Chinese territory searched


China says it has started searching its territory for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, while Australia has narrowed its search area in the south.

March 10th, 2014
Missing plane MH370: Malaysia urged to step up search


China has urged Malaysia to "step up its efforts" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared on Saturday.


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