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Diminishing Returns Aren’t Waste, but Irrational Bourgeois Economics

I’ve always found it entertaining to see the contrast, or just small differences, between particular economic views. As I’m sure some of you are aware I follow Paul Krugman’s blog on the New York Times website. 533 more words


Tiger Leaping Gorge, one of the deepest gorges in the world

I could not wait to leave overcrowded Chinese coastline and flew to Yunnan province, the home of great human and natural diversity. And I was even more excited about trekking in one of the deepest gorges in the world- in… 371 more words


Philippines marshals evidence showing historic ownership of Scarborough Shoal

By Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) | Updated November 27, 2014 – 12:46pm

Photo of the Scarborough Shoal or Bajo de Masinloc in Zambales province.

MANILA, Philippines – A book about the disputed Bajo de Masinloc or Scarborough Shoal, which strengthens the Philippines’ long-standing claim over the area, was launched on Wednesday. 370 more words

"People make plans and G-d laughs." Jewish Proverb

Remember not too long ago I wrote my farewell to Shanghai? I think I made G-d laugh so hard, he (or she) fell out of his (or her) chair and landed on my head. 85 more words


China Says Its East China Sea Air Defense Zone "Ensures Stability"

China Defence spokesman Ministry Geng Yansheng

BEIJING, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) — The China Air Defense Identification Zone, which was launched over the East China Sea last year, has ensured safety and stability, the Defense Ministry said Thursday. 567 more words

China wants new offshore oilfields in the Bohai and South China Seas

The Haiyang Shiyou 981, China’s oil rig in the South China Sea. (File photo/CNS)

The General Office of the State Council of China has announced plans to develop nine large oilfields in the Bohai Sea and the South China Sea to secure its energy sources, reports our Chinese-language sister newspaper Want Daily. 252 more words

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