Analysis

STRATFOR: ASIA – Annual Forecast 2016

December 31, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

EAST ASIA Pushback in Beijing China’s reform process has reached a precarious phase. The much-needed transition to an economy based on domestic consumption has been neither quick nor without cost. Divisions are already showing among […]

Analysis

STRATFOR: Annual Forecast 2016

December 31, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

With old geopolitical realities resurfacing across Eurasia and commodity prices stuck in a slump, the forecast says that 2016 is shaping up to be an unsettling year for much of the world. The United States […]

The Carroll Foundation Trust Criminal Case
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The Carroll Foundation Trust Criminal Case

December 27, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

The Carroll Foundation Trust and parallel Carroll Maryland Trust multi-billion dollar offshore tax fraud bribery scandal surrounding the HSBC Holdings Plc chairman Douglas Flint has revealed that the Surrey Police Service together with the Interpol […]

Asia News

Tokyo’s record defense spending in 2016

December 26, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

The proposed fiscal 2016 Japanese budget’s spending on items related to defense and foreign affairs reflects Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s views on the exercise of “proactive pacifism.” Defense spending is to surpass 5 trillion […]