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28 May, 2017 5:21 PM Merkel, After Discordant G-7 Meeting, Is Looking Past Trump

Speaking on the campaign trail after contentious summit meetings in Belgium and Italy, Ms. Merkel said: “The times in which we could rely fully on others, they are somewhat over.” Given this new context for international relations, she said, “that is why I can only say that we Europeans must really take our fate into our own hands — of course in friendship 74

15 May, 2017 3:14 AM Xi Pushes Chinese-Led Globalization After Pledging $78 Billion

Chinese President Xi Jinping described the One Belt One Road initiative as a "project of the century" that had its inspiration in the ancient trade routes linking China with the world. President Xi Jinping on Monday will shed more light on his push for Chinese-style globalization, wrapping up an inaugural summit to lay out the vision for his cornerstone 44

12 May, 2017 9:47 PM Commentary: Can we equate Marshall Plan with Belt and Road Initiative?

Photo taken on May 12, 2017 shows a scene of the media center of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing, capital of China. The media center was put into operation on Friday. (Xinhua/Li He) BEIJING, May 13 (Xinhua) -- Some Western media outlets have repeated doubts about the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative, considering 43

12 May, 2017 10:04 AM Xi Jinping’s $500 billion push to reshape the world in China’s image

For Xi Jinping, the Belt and Road Initiative is designed to solidify his image as one of the world’s leading advocates of globalisation Hong Kong/Beijing: China is one of the few countries in the world today with money to spend, and Xi Jinping is ready to write some checks. China’s president will host almost 30 world leaders in Beijing on Sunday at the first 181

12 May, 2017 5:46 AM Job cuts at Indian outsourcing firms aren't Donald Trump's fault. Read why

India's outsourcing firms are firing workers. Don't blame it on President Donald Trump's hawkish stance on US visas. The "end of hyper-globalization" story makes for compelling headlines. But the Indian code-writers' misfortune has more prosaic roots in technology and customer tastes. Global corporations, the paymasters of Indian software vendors, are no longer 18

12 May, 2017 5:19 AM Chinese President Xi Jinping's $500 Billion Push To Reshape The World In China's Image

Chinese President Xi Jinping will host nearly 30 world leaders in Beijing on Sunday at the first Belt and Road Forum China is one of the few countries in the world today with money to spend, and Xi Jinping is ready to write some cheques. China's president will host almost 30 world leaders in Beijing on Sunday at the first Belt and Road Forum, the centerpiece 58

12 May, 2017 1:58 AM This Sunday, China will make a $500 billion push to challenge the West

Promote your Business on Economictimes.com for free and reach out to millions of potential Customers China is one of the few countries in the world today with money to spend, and Xi Jinping is ready to write some checks. China’s president will host almost 30 world leaders in Beijing on Sunday at the first Belt and Road Forum, the centerpiece of a soft-power 74

8 May, 2017 3:01 PM Emmanuel Macron’s French Election Win Sours the Mood in Moscow

Emmanuel Macron, the liberal independent centrist, is France’s president-elect. The ex-socialist minister, who has never previously held elected office, won the contest that only four months ago looked likely to be a runoff between a conservative hard liner—the Republican party’s Francois Fillon—and a far-right nationalist, Marine Le Pen. Where those 23

7 May, 2017 11:37 PM Emmanuel Macron: Banker, economic advisor and now youngest French president

PARIS: Emmanuel Macron has been a star student, a champion of France's tech startup movement, an investment banker and economy minister. But the man who will become France's youngest president has never held elected office. After a campaign based on promises to revive the country through pro-business and pro-European policies, the 39-year-old centrist 33

7 May, 2017 5:52 PM French choose new president; vote to affect all of Europe

PARIS: French voters decided Sunday whether to choose pro-business independent Emmanuel Macron or far-right populist Marine Le Pen as their next president, casting ballots in an unusually tense and significant runoff that could also decide the fate of Europe. With Macron as the pollsters' favorite, voting stations opened across mainland France on Sunday 21