( 3 mins read ) The Abe administration’s point man on managing the Covid-19 pandemic, Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura, was forced to apologize to ruling party lawmakers on Wednesday, 1 July after he announced abruptly last week that the government
( 5 mins read ) The new law formalizes a large role for mainland security organs in Hong Kong, raising corporate espionage and surveillance risks for businesses. Mainland officials will exercise direct control over national security policy and law enforcement
( 3 mins read ) Over the weekend, the People’s State Power Party (Palang Pracharath, PPRP), which leads the government coalition, selected General (ret.) Prawit Wongsuwan as party leader and Anucha Nakasai as secretary general. Prawit was the number two
( 6 mins read ) Sino-Australian relations have deteriorated sharply across a range of issues, including trade, investment, security, cybersecurity, Covid-19, and human rights. Australia’s relationship with China may offer a preview of trends that are also beginning to emerge
( 4 mins read ) The US State Department announced on 26 June that it will impose visa restrictions on current and former Chinese officials alleged to be complicit in undermining Hong Kong’s autonomy. The State Department action appears designed
( 4 mins read ) Of the large Southeast Asian economies, the Philippines and Indonesia continue to grapple with the highest absolute number of new daily coronavirus diagnoses, and the trend is still unclear as to whether either country has
( 3 mins read ) South Korean President Moon Jae-in marked the seventieth anniversary of the start of the Korean War on Thursday, 25 June, by calling for peace with North Korea but warning that the South Korean military would
( 3 mins read ) Former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad and People’s Justice Party (PKR) leader Anwar Ibrahim have over the past few days hardened their respective positions on becoming the opposition’s candidate for prime minister. Each one insists, seemingly
( 5 mins read ) China’s legislature is poised to use an expedited process that enabling to enact the new Hong Kong National Security Law (NSL) by the end of June. An official summary of NSL offers new detail about
( 4 mins read ) The deadliest border clash since 1967 has sharply escalated bilateral tensions, though both sides are now seeking de-escalation. Chinese forces may have seized a strategic area that threatens Indian military access to a newly-built road
no accident that the ur-invasion story, The War of the Worlds, comes out of Great Britain at the height of its imperial power. hell, H.G. Wells makes this exaxt point in the book.
Gran programa para domingo de cuarentena.
Domingo que viene 19:00 vamos a escuchar la historia de vida de Santiago Bausili @Kicker0024. Santi fue Secretario de Finanzas en ARGY, Director en Deutsche Bank y VP en J.P. Morgan!
Neunquen, de mano de Vaca Muerta, era la estrella en generación de empleo privado formal. We are not in Kansas any more. Datos a abril 2020. Fuente Mterio de Trabajo.
If the Meiji Restoration had never happened, Tokugawa Iehiro would be the next Shogun. Instead, he's a University of Michigan grad running for the Diet from Shizuoka. He's the great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandson of Tokugawa Ieyasu. https://twitter.com/hiro_tokugawa/status/1155427801937276928
Godin en el fondo https://twitter.com/cnnee/status/1279431040210284545
¿Cómo logró Uruguay ganarle al coronavirus? https://cnn.it/2NUdY67
Acá hay un hermoso texto. Pero hermoso, eh?
Mundos íntimos. "Gracias por enseñarme a ser libre", la dedicatoria que le escribí a mi papá y estuvo olvidada muchos años https://clar.in/3gksPTe
Tokyo Governor urged residents to avoid unnecessary and non-urgent travel outside Japan’s capital as new coronavirus cases in the city rose on Saturday https://trib.al/4U1VGX6
Seconded. Ambassador Yamanouchi (@JapanCons_NY) absolutely nailed it.
This is just...wow https://www.facebook.com/JapanConsNY/videos/193877002042806/?d=t
Las expectativas de infla caen para diciembre pero crecen para los próximos 12 meses. La mediana en 52.5% para junio-21.
Desequilibrio monetario: El nivel de M2 privado como porcentaje del PBI está bastante más alto que su promedio histórico. Según nuestras estimaciones le “sobran” entre 2.5 y 3 puntos del PBI. @kiguel