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Shanghai Containerized Freight Index Collapses: China-US Rates Hit Hard, China-Europe Rates Plunge to All-Time Low

Source: Wolf Street

First was the Baltic Dry Index, which tracks rates for transporting the major raw materials in bulk by sea. Reflecting the totally battered global commodities market, it crashed to an all-time low in February, though it has since edged up a tiny bit. 229 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Beijing Counts Its AIIB Blessings — And Reaches 46 So Far

THE ASIAN INFRASTRUCTURE Investment Bank (AIIB) is turning into the gift that just keeps on giving for Beijing. State media report that the China-instigated lending institution attracted… 256 more words

Economy

Former World Bank President Criticizes U.S. Handling of New China-Led Infrastructure Bank

WSJ.com, March 19, 2015

–Commentary by Ying Ma

In the past week, the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Italy have all announced plans to join the new China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). 147 more words

China

China's Unexpected European Bank Bonus

CHINA IS PLAYING a long game when it comes to gaining the power and influence over the world’s multilateral institutions to befit its standing as an emerging global power. 458 more words

Economy

Sony Cyber Attack: The China Connection

IT WAS, PERHAPS, only a matter of time before China was dragged publicly into the war of words between the U.S. and North Korea over Pyongyang’s alleged cyber attack on Sony Corp. 822 more words

China

US–China emissions deal will put pressure on Australian growth

China USA deal is  hot media item said to be “game changer” but devil is in detail of a comment –  “US just agreed to reduce carbon emissions to as much as 28% below 2005 levels by 2025. 102 more words

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