Category Archives: China

Google to invest $550 million into China’s JD.com

Google to invest $550 million into China’s JD.com https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/18/google-to-invest-550-million-into-chinas-jd-com.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Google, as Amazon, disengaged in both vertical & horizontal integration,  becoming ubiquitous…

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People Outraged After Amazon Found To Secretly Profit From “Unethical And Illegal” Chinese Sweatshops

People Outraged After Amazon Found To Secretly Profit From “Unethical And Illegal” Chinese Sweatshops | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-10/amazon-secretly-profits-unethical-and-illegal-chinese-sweatshop-make-your-echo Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: What people do not understand, is that you cannot make American Companies responsible for how … Continue reading

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Trade Deficits Paying for China Military Buildup

Trade Deficits Paying for China Military Buildup https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2018/06/trade_deficits_paying_for_china_military_buildup.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: Just as President Trump intends for Mexico to pay for the Southern border wall, we are paying for Chinese military buildup…

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How Chinese Investors Inflate Housing Markets in the US, Canada, and Australia, as Governments Try to Stem the Tide

How Chinese Investors Inflate Housing Markets in the US, Canada, and Australia, as Governments Try to Stem the Tide | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/07/how-chinese-investors-inflate-housing-markets-in-the-us-canada-and-australia-as-governments-try-to-stem-the-tide/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: It is very difficult to blunt the focused effect of … Continue reading

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The West may be too late to stop Beijing in S. China Sea, says analyst

The West may be too late to stop Beijing in S. China Sea, says analyst https://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2018/05/22/news-stream-coren-stout-roggeveen-lowy-south-china-sea.cnn Re-posted from CNN. Geoff Geoff Comments: With possession being 9/10ths the law, I believe this supposition is correct…

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Is It Time To Start Worrying About China’s Debt Default Avalanche

Is It Time To Start Worrying About China’s Debt Default Avalanche | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-05/it-time-start-worrying-about-chinas-debt-default-avalanche Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Nothing we can do, it is China that needs to pay attention to their precarious monetary/economic high wire … Continue reading

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Mattis Warns Of “Consequences” If Beijing Continues Weaponizing The South China Sea

Mattis Warns Of “Consequences” If Beijing Continues Weaponizing The South China Sea | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-02/mattis-warns-consequences-if-beijing-continues-weaponizing-south-china-sea Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Defense Sec Mattis is carrying a “big stick!”

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As Trump talks trade and nukes, China tightens grip on South China Sea

As Trump talks trade and nukes, China tightens grip on South China Sea https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/01/as-trump-talks-trade-and-nukes-china-tightens-grip-on-south-china-sea.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: China has been openly hostile in building military facilities on the disputed islands in the south China Sea…

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Who Dominates Global Steel Production & Trade?

Who Dominates Global Steel Production & Trade? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/01/who-dominates-the-steel-trade-that-trump-just-hit-with-tariffs/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: China is no surprise, it has been building its steel capacity since it consumed most of the worlds steel production in building … Continue reading

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South China Sea: Mattis says China ‘intimidating neighbours’

South China Sea: Mattis says China ‘intimidating neighbours’ https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44340439 Re-posted from BBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: America will be forced to confront China’s belligerent actions in the South China Sea…

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