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Obama's Legacy in China: War or Peace?

Chi Wang | Posted 09.07.2016 | Home
Chi Wang

Obama entered office on a peace platform, advocating a draw down on troops in the Middle East and winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Later actions emphasized this same message, such as his efforts to reopen ties with Cuba.

The 2016 G20 Hangzhou Summit - Forging Stronger Partnership In A Time Of Turbulence

David Gosset | Posted 08.30.2016 | Home
David Gosset

If geopolitics can be understood as a succession of situations in which the relations among the actors constantly evolve, the chess or Go game on a world scale, the analyst has to characterize each successive configuration. In that sense, it can be argued that the current moment in global affairs is marked by a growing uncertainty and disorder.

The G20 Hangzhou Summit to be Held on Sept. 4-5

AsiaToday | Posted 08.16.2016 | Home

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - The G20 summit, which will focus on economic cooperation among member countries, will be held in H...

Taiwan Ex-President's Historic Villa Turned Into A McDonald's

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 11.18.2015 | Home

A historic villa once home to Taiwan's former president, Chiang Ching-kuo, opened its doors on Friday as a McDonald's McCafe, The Guardian reported. B...

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Cirque Du Soleil Enters China With Big Bet On Rising Middle Class | Matt Sheehan | Posted 06.16.2015 | Home

SHANGHAI -- Cirque du Soleil is coming to China, and the Canadian performance troupe will kick things off with its adaptation of one of the highest-gr...

High Tea in Hangzhou: China's Prettiest City

Peter Mandel | Posted 05.16.2015 | Home
Peter Mandel

It is time for an excursion to the country. On the main street of a tea village called Meijiawu, there are no English words on the signs. I am beginning to breathe. The air smells cleaner. Maybe it is all the Longjing tea leaves.

World Schooling: When Children Study Abroad

Cliff Hsia | Posted 02.01.2015 | Home
Cliff Hsia

We've found the best way to do this is to place your kids into a local school immediately upon arrival, something we like to call world schooling. Here are some of the things we've learned about our version of world schooling.

You Won't Believe Your Eyes

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.07.2013 | Home

Take a look at this picture for a second. You know where that is, right? That's Paris, obviously. There's the Eiffel Tower, and there are some ...

Around the World by Private Jet

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 10.09.2012 | Home
Jean Newman Glock

In just 23 days, you can circumnavigate the world on a privately chartered jet. Check off most of your bucket list in one fell swoop.

A Midwestern Professor in China: Part 2

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz | Posted 06.05.2012 | Home
Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

China, for me, remains a contrast between the old and new. With so much growth so fast -- it reminded me of Chicago 50 years ago, but on steroids.

Top Ten Asia Finds

Ondine Cohane | Posted 09.20.2011 | Home
Ondine Cohane

My highlights from traveling the world's largest continent.

In Aspen, It Would Be $3,500 a Month

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Todd Hartley

10 Chinese migrant workers are living in a public bathroom in the city of Hangzhou, meaning that their living situations haven't exactly gone down the toilet, but they are quite literally in the toilet.