Thu, 16 May 2013 13:31:52 GMT
US State's Hormats in Pretoria At World Economic Forum - As Prepared Remarks by Robert D. Hormats, Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, U.S. Department of State at the World Economic Forum in Pretoria, South Africa. Global Trade Partners in the 21st Century. Thank you Lyal for . .
Mon, 20 May 2013 11:11:43 GMT
βThe global economic leadership position enjoyed by the United States rests on the confidence of Americans and people around the world that we are a nation that keeps its promises and pays all of its bills, in full and on time,β said Lew. US lawmakers .
Mon, 20 May 2013 19:47:39 GMT
But Unit 61398, whose well-guarded 12-story white headquarters on the edges of Shanghai became the symbol of Chinese cyberpower, is back in business, according to American officials and security companies. It is not clear precisely who has been . .
Mon, 20 May 2013 21:51:29 GMT
The two-day Pacific Partnership Forum meeting brings together New Zealand and US leaders from business, government, and non-profit organisations to explore the next opportunities for economic growth and cooperation. En route to the US, McCully . .
Sun, 19 May 2013 15:34:44 GMT
U.S. shale gas alters Japan's energy plans - Japan, which can only import natural gas in liquefied form, has been purchasing the most expensive LNG in the world under long-term contracts linked to crude oil prices, which remain high. The government has been increasingly wary about the impact of . .
Mon, 20 May 2013 23:56:05 GMT
HONG KONG β The Obama administration and the European Union have each decided to negotiate settlements with China in the world's largest antidumping and antisubsidy trade cases involving China's roughly $30 billion a year in solar panel shipments to .Solar industry groups urge US, EU, China to avert trade warWashington Postall 21 news articles .
Thu, 09 May 2013 15:52:32 GMT
Ren Zhengfei, the media-shy head of Chinese telecommunications equipment-maker Huawei, has broken his silence about the refusal of the United States government to do business with the company on cyber-security grounds. Speaking to western reporters for . .
Wed, 08 May 2013 17:52:39 GMT
The best new restaurant accolade was awarded to State Bird Provisions in San Francisco. The restaurant, opened by the husband and wife team Stuart Brioza and Nicole Krasinki, has won praises for their playful mix of small plates served Chinese dim-sum . .
Tue, 21 May 2013 01:07:58 GMT
Apple's Web of Tax Shelters Saved It Billions, Panel Finds - Published: May 20, 2013. WASHINGTON β Even as Apple became the nation's most profitable technology company, it avoided billions in taxes in the United States and around the world through a web of subsidiaries so complex it spanned continents and went .Senate panel: Apple uses firms outside US to avoid taxesThe Denver ChannelApple CEO to testify on tax avoidanceSydney Morning HeraldAssailing corporations is a poor competitiveness strategyThe Hill (blog)Washington Post (blog) -San Francisco Chronicleall 144 news articles .
Sun, 19 May 2013 19:25:39 GMT
Myanmar's president makes historic US visit 20.05.2013 - But Zeya Thu of The Voice is certain that the US must first lift additional sanctions on Myanmar. "At least some sections of society want sanctions to be lifted; at least, the business community and politicians," Zeya Thu said. Expectations, at any .