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How the Pentagon Countered China"s Designs on Greenland

The Pentagon raised an alarm last year over what its officials deemed a troubling development in this ice-cloaked territory: China was looking to bankroll and build three airports that could give it a military foothold off Canada’s coast......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 11th, 2019

Oil steadies as Gulf tensions offset U.S. economic data

Oil prices steadied on Friday and were on track for a weekly increase as geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and concerns over the safety of oil transport in the Gulf countered slowing U.S. economic growth amid a U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Exclusive: Pentagon races to track U.S. rare earths output amid China trade dispute

The Pentagon is rapi.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2019

Asian shares dart between gains and losses before key China data

Asian shares veered between small losses and gains on Friday as investors awaited key China trade and lending data, and as worries over Sino-U.S. trade tensions countered optimism rooted in expectations of a Federal Reserve rate cut this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2019

Oil edges up as supply concerns offset trade disputes

Oil edged further above $64 a barrel on Tuesday as OPEC supply cuts and Middle East tensions countered the U.S.-China trade dispute that has been dragging down the global economy and oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2019

US State Department approves possible $2.2 billion arms sale to Taiwan in a move that will likely anger China

Getty Images The US State Department has approved the possible sale to Taiwan of M1A2T Abrams tanks, Stinger missiles and related equipment at an estimated value of $2.2 billion, the Pentagon sa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2019

Oil declines as inventory data counters hopes for trade deal

Oil prices declined on Wednesday as data suggesting a smaller-than-expected fall in U.S. crude inventories countered support from hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Oil inches down as inventory data counters trade deal hopes

Oil prices ticked down on Wednesday as data suggesting a smaller-than-expected fall in U.S. crude inventories countered support from hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Oil broadly stable as inventory data counters trade deal hopes

Oil prices were broadly steady on Wednesday as data suggesting a smaller-than-expected fall in U.S. crude inventories countered support from hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

China Warns: US About To Open "Pandora"s Box" In Middle East

Just after the Pentagon announced late Monday it is sending 1,000 additional US troops to the Middle East in response to soaring tensions with Iran over last week's tanker attack incident, China has urged the world to stand.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 18th, 2019

The Pentagon"s Spoiling For A Fight... But With China, Not Iran

Authored by Michael Klare via TomDispatch.com, After years of a fruitless War on Terror, the Pentagon is turning its focus to China and Russia... The recent White House decision to speed the deployment of an aircraft carrie.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 8th, 2019

US Army Colonel: Pentagon"s Latest China Report A "Budget Ploy" To Bleed The Taxpayer

A former US Army Colonel has blasted Department of Defense’s (DOD) latest report on China's military capab.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 10th, 2019

Pentagon Official: US Far Behind China, Russia In Modernizing Nuclear Arsenal

David Trachtenberg, the Pentagon’s deputy un.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 26th, 2019

Pentagon Planning Military Options To Deter Russia And China In Venezuela

Authored by Jason Ditz via AntiWar.com, Bolton pushes Shanahan to develop more military options for Venezuela... Under the orders of John Bolton, the Pentagon is busily dev.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2019

Pacific Links aims at China golf market with Woods, Hanse course designs

Pacific Links International announced plans last week for Woods and his TGR Design to design a makai course and Hanse of Hanse Golf Course Design to design the mauka course......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

Pentagon Obsession: China, China, China

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Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 5th, 2019

S&P 500, Dow advance with trade talks in focus

The benchmark S&P 500 stock index edged higher, nearing a six-month high on Thursday, with losses in technology stocks countered by gains in Boeing Co and Facebook Inc as investors waited for more clarity on the U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

S&P 500 edges higher with trade talks in focus

The benchmark S&P 500 stock index edged higher to reach near six-month highs on Thursday, with losses in technology stocks countered by gains in Boeing Co and Facebook Inc as investors waited for more clarity on the U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

Benchmark yields rise, stocks mixed with eye on trade, growth

Benchmark U.S. and European bond yields moved higher on Thursday after prolonged slides, while gains on Wall Street countered declines in other world stock markets as investors eyed U.S.-China trade talks and economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 28th, 2019

SEMICON China 2019 to open March 20

SEMICON China 2019 will open March 20 for a three-day run at Shanghai New International Expo Center, with global semiconductor industrial chains to showcase their latest technologies, designs, materials, equipment and solutions......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 21st, 2019

Pentagon warns that the US is falling behind to China in hypersonic missile race

Mike Griffin, the undersecretary of defens.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 20th, 2018