Tag Archives: Mongolia

Twenty-One Asian Nations Sign Memorandum of Understanding Establishing Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Twenty-one Asian countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on establishing the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as founding members today in Beijing in a ceremony at the Great Hall of the People. Chinese President Xi Jinping met with the … Continue reading

Posted in BRICS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SCO Chiefs of Staff Meet in Beijing

All five of the chiefs of staff of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states—Russia, China, Kyrgyztsan, Uzbekistan, and Kazakhstan, who have troops participating in the Peace Mission 2014 military exercise—met Aug. 28 in Beijing. Fang Fenghui, member of the Central … Continue reading

Posted in Eurasia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Central Asian Countries Committed To Build New Routes

The ten member countries of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) have agreed to develop new road and rail corridors linking the region to East and South Asia. At a ministerial meeting in Astana, Kazakhstan on Oct. 24, ministers … Continue reading

Posted in Pacific Orientation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China, Russia, India Diplomacy — Development and Defense

Following the extensive agreements reached between Russia and India during Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s just completed visit to Moscow, the Indian leader went on to Beijing, meeting with both Premier Li Keqiang and President Xi Jinping on Wednesday. This … Continue reading

Posted in Economy, Stopping WW III | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China’s Asia-Pacific ‘Space Pivot’

Excluded by U.S. Congressional enactment from participating in the missions of the International Space Station, and in order to further development of its space science and industry, China is planning to build its own space station in the early 2020s. … Continue reading

Posted in Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China’s President Xi Develops Call For New Silk Road

September 14 (EIRNS)–President Xi Jinping, speaking at the SCO Leaders’ Summit reiterated his call for a “New Silk Road.” Noting that all the countries of the SCO, including the five observer nations, Mongolia, Afghanistan, Iran, India, and Pakistan, all lie … Continue reading

Posted in Economy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment