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China’s Hypersonic Missile Tests Are a Cause for Concern
In October, the Financial Times (FT) reported that China had conducted two tests of hypersonic weapons over the summer. The first test, conducted on July 27, saw a nuclear-capable hypersonic glide vehicle fly over earth...
A woman bends through a hole in the billboard of the Evergrande Wuhan culture-oriented travel city on October 18, 2021 in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. Evergrande, China's largest property developer, is facing a liquidity crisis with total debts of around $300 billion.
Property Crisis Forcing Chinese State Companies Into Greater Involvement in Land Auctions
The property crisis in communist China is compelling state-owned developers to play a major role at land auctions to rescue financially stressed out local governments. Auctioning land is a major source of revenue for local...
Jes Staley arrives at Downing Street for a meeting in London on January 11, 2018.
Barclays CEO Sent 1,200 Emails to Epstein With Code Words Like “Snow White”
Jes Staley, the scandal-hit former chief executive of Barclays, reportedly exchanged 1,200 emails with the sex offender and financier Jeffrey Epstein over a period of four years. The emails included phrases like “snow white,” the...