Free Newsletters - Space - Defense - Environment - Energy
..
News About Superpowers
July 24, 2014
Chinese president wields economic might on LatAm tour
Havana (AFP) July 23, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping wrapped up a nine-day Latin American tour in Cuba on Wednesday, heading home with dozens of deals underlining Beijing's growing interest - and influence - in the region. Xi kicked off his trip at a summit of the BRICS emerging powers in Brazil, then traveled to Argentina, Venezuela and Cuba - three countries that have often been among the most outspoken critics of US dominance over the region. His charm offensive began with the announcement by the BRICS - Brazil, ... read more

.
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..

Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
..
The Great War Redux
..
France and Britain trade hypocrisy claims over MH17 sanctions
..
MH17 crash puts Russia's support of rebels under scrutiny
..
Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review
.
.
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Chinese president wields economic might on LatAm tour

US still mulling Iraq request for militant drone strikes

China anti-terror advice: "fight back" or "run away"

The Great War Redux

France and Britain trade hypocrisy claims over MH17 sanctions

Israel strikes kill dozens in Gaza as toll tops 670

New collaboration between Australian military, universities

..
China's Xi in Cuba on last stop of Latin America swing
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Cuba late Monday, officials said, the last stop on a Latin American tour that has stressed trade and aid more than ideology. ... more
..
Britain's Cameron urges military sanctions against Russia
British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday urged the EU to hit Russia with tougher sanctions over the downing of flight MH17, calling for a ban on military sales and criticising France's deal to build two warships for Moscow. ... more
..
Malaysia Flight 17 and the decline of the West
The downing of Malaysia Flight 17 casts new light on just how inept and decadent the United States and Europe have become. ... more
..
Xi seeks energy deals in Venezuela
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Sunday in Venezuela, the third leg of a Latin American tour aimed at bolstering trade with the region and sealing energy deals. ... more
..
China to join military exercise with US, Australia
China's military will take part in an infantry exercise for the first time with Australian and US forces in October, the Pentagon said on Thursday. ... more
..
Russia slams US for implicating rebels in jet crash
Russia on Saturday launched a blistering attack against Washington after US President Barack Obama said that a missile fired from territory controlled by Moscow-backed rebels downed the Malaysian Airlines flight over Ukraine. ... more
..
China offers $20 billion fund for LatAm projects
Chinese President Xi Jinping proposed Thursday to create a $20 billion fund to finance infrastructure projects in Latin America and the Caribbean. ... more
..
India PM, China's Xi pledge stronger ties in first meeting
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed on the need to resolve a decades-old border dispute during talks before the BRICS summit in Brazil, a statement said Tuesday. ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
..
High-ranking China official given life sentence for bribery
A Chinese regional official was sentenced to life imprisonment on Thursday for bribe-taking, a court said, the first high-ranking bureaucrat to be jailed in the corruption crackdown overseen by President Xi Jinping. ... more
..
US admiral in China for top-level navy talks
The chief of the US Navy met his Chinese counterpart Tuesday for talks aimed at improving cooperation between their fleets following concerns over regional territorial disputes and potential armed conflict. ... more
..
Obama and China's Xi discuss Iran, North Korea: White House
US President Barack Obama told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Monday he was determined to constructively manage growing differences between their two nations, at a time of high tensions in the Pacific region. ... more
..
China blasts Australia over Abbott's WWII comments
China on Monday slammed a remark by Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott praising Japanese military personnel during World War II, while state-run media said Australia was once "roamed by rascals". ... more
..
'Be proud', Hollande tells French amid economic gloom
President Francois Hollande on Monday pleaded with the French to be proud of their country in an attempt to boost confidence at a time of enduring gloom over record unemployment and faltering growth. ... more
..
Japan PM Abe calls for talks with China's Xi at APEC
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called Monday for talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a regional meeting in Beijing in November, but defended Tokyo's controversial relaxation of strict rules on its military. ... more
..
China probes three allies of former security chief
Three prominent allies of China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang are under investigation for corruption, state prosecutors said Monday, as the noose appears to tighten around one of the country's most powerful men. ... more
..
NATO denounces new Russian troop build-up on Ukraine border
NATO on Monday said Russia had increased its troops near the Ukraine border to as many as 12,000 after reducing them to less than 1,000 in June, hurting efforts to ease the crisis. ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
24/7 Energy News Coverage
Spinach could lead to alternative energy more powerful than Popeye

Scientists Find Way to Maintain Quantum Entanglement in Amplified Signals

Quantum leap in lasers brightens future of quantum computing

Oregon chemists eye improved thin films with metal substitution

Understanding Graphene's Electrical Properties on an Atomic Level

A noble gas cage

Japanese leader proposes first-ever 'Robot Olympics'

..
Putin backs Argentine call for 'multipolarity' on visit
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with his Argentine counterpart Cristina Kirchner Saturday, backing her call to curb Western dominance of international relations as they cemented a nuclear energy deal. ... more
..
Japan able to aid US ships under attack: minister
Japan's new policy on military action would allow its forces to come to the aid of a US naval ship under attack, Tokyo's defense minister said Friday. ... more
..
Lithuania to treat injured Ukrainian troops
NATO member Lithuania said Wednesday it will provide free medical care for Ukrainian troops injured in clashes with pro-Russian rebels. ... more
..
Japan PM says horrors of war must never be repeated
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Friday said the horrors of war must never be repeated as he visited a World War II battlefield in Pacific nation Papua New Guinea. ... more
..
Australia PM denies closer Japan ties hurt China relations
Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday said Australia's closer ties with Tokyo would not hurt relations with China after a successful and productive visit by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. ... more
..
Germany kicks out top US intelligence officer in spy row
Germany on Thursday expelled the CIA station chief in Berlin in an escalating row over alleged spying by the US that has opened the worst diplomatic rift in years between the Western allies. ... more
..
Japan military jets scrambled record 340 times in April-June
Japan said Wednesday that its military scrambled fighter jets a record 340 times in the three months to June in response to feared intrusions on its airspace, as tensions grow with China. ... more
..
Senior US diplomat 'unwelcome', should leave: Bahrain
Bahrain's foreign ministry said Monday that US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour, Tom Malinowski, is "unwelcome" in the Sunni-ruled kingdom and should "leave immediately." ... more
The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2011 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement