"2017 is the revolution year we have been speaking about."
Beijing is reviving the ancient Silk Road routes and claiming the South China Sea like America once claimed the Caribbean.
The initiative could be the most significant coordinated development undertaking in history. But success is far from certain.
By James M. Dorsey Troubled ports in Pakistan and Sri Lanka, envisioned as part of China’s string of pearls linking the Eurasian
Brian Farrell plead guilty to charges of conspiracy to distribute heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine.
More importantly, what took centuries and a Great Wall to build ages ago might be accomplished almost overnight in the information
Ultimately, planners and developers have to think not just about trade, but about people -- the people who will use the bridges