Communism has claimed the lives of more than 100 million people in the less than 100 years since Russia's Bolshevik Revolution in October 1917, according to the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation. Its death toll is higher than that of World
China has plans to grow its navy to 351 ships by 2020 as the Chinese continue to develop their military's ability to strike global targets, according to a new report.
In giving permission to the construction companies to contract the projects, the group requested they contribute a large security deposit. In April, Mr. Shi in charge of an earthwork company who contracted with the group contacted the police after he
To protect its oil interests in Iraq, it eventually had to come to this: China Offers to Help Iraq Defeat Isis.
"This phrase is absolutely precise," Cao said in the interview. Hong Kong is nominally autonomous, but exists under a One Country, Two Systems model, where it is ultimately beholden to the Chinese Communist Party. It was the exercise of the Party
Facebook CEO's visit with Lu Wei "hypocritical and absurd"
In today's China, the philosopher Confucius is back. To mark his 2,565th birthday this September, the nation's President, Xi Jinping, paid homage to the sage at an international conference convened for the occasion. "Confucianism," Xi said, i
Despite the near-record scream higher in Chinese stocks over the last few months, under the surface China is rattled and nowhere is that more evident than in the collapse of its commodity-backed ponzi-financing deals.
Chinese economy overtakes the U.S.'s to become the largest
The theatrical attempt at 'surrendering' to authorities who weren't seeking the protest leaders' arrest comes amid flagging hopes of success for the Hong Kong democracy pressure group.
A major theme here at Liberty Blitzkrieg over the past year has been the creative ways in which corrupt Chinese oligarchs and government officials are maneuvering their way into the United States. To be clear, I am not anti-immigration by any stretch
European sanctions on Russia have hurt the EU far more than Russia. Moreover, Europe has lost key machinery contracts to China, and those contracts will likely stay with China even after sanctions are lifted.
If you're the kind of person that tends to notice these things, a fair weather weekend stroll in any Chinese city or town lacks a distinct sound: the buzzing of light propeller aircraft in the sky.
The argument that China is already Asia's pre-eminent power based on its growing economic and military capacities is weak, the authors say. They expect the limitations of China's economic might, a lack of close bilateral relationships and weak mili
China's leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, concerned that falling prices could trigger a surge in debt defaults, business failures and job losses, said sources involved in policy-ma
Construction flies in the face of US calls for a freeze on building in the disputed Spratly Islands
The global financial system has come unglued.
Silver and Gold Short Positions Decrease as Silver and Gold Long Positions Increase.
The first libertarian intellectual was Lao-tzu, the founder of Taoism.
Powered exoskeletons have long been a staple of future warfare visions, seen in everything from movies like Aliens and Edge of Tomorrow to the latest Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare video game. Their real world equivalents have been under development
"Can America Contain China?" it is often asked in the West. But given America's endless wars and assaults on the developing nations of the world, the question ought to be, "Can China Contain America"?
James Corbett: China and the New World Order
The march of global de-dollarization continues.
More Blowbacks: Russia to Build 8 New Nuclear Reactors in Iran; Putin Signs Another Gas Deal with China
It's happening. With increasing speed and frequency.
This lending comes amid a big effort to cut costs among Chinese companies. They know a cash crunch is coming as the PBOC maintains that it will not take major measures to stimulate the economy. Meanwhile, profit margins have been thinning for some
The senior cook, a lanky twenty-nine-year-old who goes by Rain, had been working in Maryland for almost two months. He stood silently frying noodles in a wok, his loose bangs tucked into a trucker hat with the band name Linkin Park written across the
BEIJING, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) -- China has successfully tested a homemade laser defense system specially targeting small-scale drones flying at low attitude.
Researchers Marry Modern Analytical Techniques to Centuries-Old Theories on What Makes People Sick.
China first delegated the management of gold policy to the People's Bank by regulations in 1983.