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China Is Fueling a Submarine Arms Race in the Asia-Pacific — Foreign Policy

A damaging leak of data on India’s new submarine highlights how undersea warfare is at the heart of a regional contest for naval supremacy.

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FRIDAY FOTO (August 26, 2016)

Sailor’s Delight.

U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jason Noble

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) conducts helicopter operations under a red-streaked sunset during last month’s… 18 more words

Defense

#5 Beaker with ibex motifs. Susa, Iran. 4200–3500 B.C.E. Painted terra cotta.

Art Historical Background

When I first look at this piece I immediately see one large animal and I can begin to identify it as a very, very stylized goat (aka an ibex, hence the title). 898 more words

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Creating A Business? Think Competency!

Breakthrough that can define a career: More often than not, our workday is made up of blocks of scheduled activities such as Client & Employee Meetings, Conference Calls, Emails, Forecast calls and other disruptions through the day. 882 more words

Technology

What to expect of the Sydney SKYWALK

If you’re looking the best spot in Sydney for an uninterrupted birds eye view over Sydney, the Sydney SKYWALK is for you!

The Sydney tower Eye is exactly twice the height of the Sydney Harbour Bridge! 895 more words

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Israel: Tax provisions in proposed budget plan for 2017-2018

The budget plan proposal for 2017-2018 announces significant changes in accordance with international taxation, and would be appropriate for individuals, multinational corporations operating in Israel and Israeli corporations operating abroad. 189 more words

Asia-Pacific

Philippines: Presents budget for 2017

The National Budget 2017 was submitted to the House of Representatives on 15 August 2016. According to the budget proposal the income tax rates will be decrease at rate: 33 more words

Asia-Pacific