||Last Updated: Apr 9, 2021 - 11:04:00 AM
Moscow Struggles to Improve and Extend Siberian Railways to Preserve China Trade
Moscow has long wanted to develop its railway network east of the Urals, both to promote the development of that largely road-less region and to expand the export of raw materials like coal.
Apr 9, 2021 - 11:03:09 AM
Syria: Defeat Pretending To Be Victory
In the northeast (Hasaka province) American and Kurdish SDF forces are still processing the results of a week-long counterterrorism operation in the al Hol refugee camp.
Apr 8, 2021 - 10:56:42 AM
Indonesia Plays Hardball With Its Nickel
Nickel has become increasingly important beyond its traditional use in stainless steel manufacturing as the base metal is a key component in lithium-ion batteries, including the kind used in electric vehicles (EVs)
Apr 1, 2021 - 4:07:53 PM
Glencore divests Mopani Copper Mines in Zambia
ZCCM Investment Holdings plc (ZCCM-IH) has taken 100% ownership of Mopani Copper Mines.
Apr 1, 2021 - 4:03:45 PM
The new China shock
Some months ago, Chinese authorities approached some of the biggest foreign companies in the country and asked them to tap a representative to participate in a small closed-door gathering on China’s new economic strategy.
Apr 1, 2021 - 3:59:04 PM