Tensions rapidly escalating around South China Sea
Taiwan, said in an interview. So China’s claim that U.S. provocation is responsible for the South China Sea dispute is wrong. President Barack Obama didn’t first raise his notion of the pivot from the Middle East to Asia until late in 2011. And since ...
Li’s Shock Treatment to China Lenders Evokes Ex-Reformer
Elsewhere in the Asia-Pacific region today, New Zealand reported a May trade surplus that was smaller than economists projected, while Vietnam’s economic growth accelerated in the second quarter. Taiwan kept borrowing costs unchanged.
14 Popular E-Commerce Sites in Singapore
Singapore has seen a huge rise in e-commerce activity over the past few years, with some e-commerce startups receiving investment or even proceeding to expand across the Asia-Pacific region ... a chance to win coupons and stamps for future purchases.
Celebrating ‘Everyday’ Heroes
In the 1980s, Vienna resident John Horejsi and a “ragtag” group of social justice pioneers learned that Virginia was charging sales tax on food stamps. They discovered ... Hank Chao came to Vienna from Taiwan in 1984 when he was 25 years old.
Gay marriage becomes legalized around the globe
In Asia, Vietnam is pursing legalizing gay marriage and is poised to become the first country in the region to do so. Discussion on allowing same-sex marriage is also in progress in Nepal and Taiwan ... of human relations and stamps on human rights ...