Publicación de la categoría: Asia

Kim’s initiative: The breakthrough the world has been waiting for?

North Korea has offered every precondition Seoul and Washington set for talks. But while the spectrum of opportunity has dramatically expanded, so, too, have the risks. The Korean Peninsula is arguably the world’s… Sigue leyendo

Winter Olympics kicks off with historic handshake

Winter Olympics kicks off with historic handshake The Winter Olympics started with a colourful ceremony, though the diplomacy was tougher to predict. The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, are off to an… Sigue leyendo

A canal in Thailand?

Ex-top brass appeal to new King Vajiralongkorn to bless building the long-envisioned Kra canal; China is keen to start digging. General Saiyud Kerdphol, the military engineer of Thailand’s winning Cold War-era anticommunism campaign,… Sigue leyendo

China eyes Philippines’ strategic eastern shores

China eyes Philippines’ strategic eastern shores (En español al finalizar) Manila’s allowance for a Chinese state-funded think tank to conduct ‘scientific’ research at Benham Rise has raised concerns of ulterior motives fter consolidating… Sigue leyendo

India se convertirá en la quinta economía del mundo en 2018, superando al Reino Unido y Francia

Así lo asegura un informe del Centre for Economics and Business Research. De acuerdo con el mismo pronóstico, para el 2032 el país asiático se ubicará en el tercer lugar. India superará a… Sigue leyendo

India Today Conclave East 2017: India’s biggest ideas platform now in Kolkata

India Today Conclave East 2017: India’s biggest ideas platform now in Kolkata (En español al finalizar el texto) The East edition of India Today Conclave kicks off on Friday. The conclave promises to… Sigue leyendo

Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia launch their new Silk Road Rail line linking Europe to China.

Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia launch their new Silk Road Rail line linking Europe to China: (En español al finalizar el texto). A new rail link connecting Europe to China has gone into service… Sigue leyendo

Thailand improvement to do business

Easier to do business under Thai military rule (En español al final del texto) The World Bank’s new ‘Doing Business’ report shows Thailand climbed 20 places, one of the highest year on year… Sigue leyendo

Shinzo Abe wins resounding victory in Japan

Shinzo Abe wins resounding victory in Japan: (En español al final del texto) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s coalition has won a resounding victory in Sunday’s general election, according to exit polls. On… Sigue leyendo