Tag: national-security-council

Taiwan Applies to Join CPTPP; May Be Accepted Before Beijing
According to the official website of China’s Ministry of Commerce, on Sept.16, People's Republic of China (PRC) Commerce Minister, Wang Wentao, submitted a formal application to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership...
The use of digital currencies has surged in Afghanistan as the Taliban takeover engenders economic uncertainty.
Cryptocurrency Use in Afghanistan Rises, Taliban May Take Advantage to Outwit Western Sanctions
The use of cryptocurrencies in Afghanistan has reportedly spiked amidst the Taliban takeover. The country’s financial system is in a disarray, encouraging many to adopt digital currencies. Some Afghans see cryptocurrencies as safe assets to...
Biden Appoints Laura Rosenberger to Lead China Policy
President-elect Joe Biden appoints Laura Rosenberger, a former China-Korea policy veteran under the Obama administration, to Senior Director of China Policy at the National Security Council (NSC). Rosenberger was previously the NSC Director for China...