Small caps rose for a second day, this time outperforming their larger peers, but technology selling continued for a sixth straight day. The Small Ordinaries Index of Australia’s 101st to 300th largest companies gained 21.4 points, or 0.7 percent, to 3,109.9. The ASX100 only gained 0.44% and the ASX200 0.47%. The two days of gains …

Biden’s provisional advice isn’t an NSS, but it sort of is. The fact that they released it less than six weeks after the inauguration is a legitimately impressive feat, especially given the “slow and steady” vibe that surrounds this administration. To use an educational metaphor, it’s like a student is assigned a scheduled term assignment …

This is the reality that Joe Biden’s administration must now keep in mind when shaping its own Chinese policy. As political science professor Minxin Pei recently said at a meeting of the Council on Foreign Relations, China’s foreign policy stance towards the United States rests on three things: Perceived American decline , perceived opportunities for …

NEW YORK Reuters) – The US dollar hit a 3-1 / 2 month high against a basket of currencies on Monday amid expectations of strong US economic growth and rising inflation, which also drove higher Treasury yields, reinforcing the appeal of the greenback as a safe haven. . FILE PHOTO: A man displays US dollar …

Years ago in Beijing, I interviewed the CEO of a European cleantech company that was then a market leader in China. I asked the leader how he saw the business moving forward, and he said he felt optimistic – the company would be in fourth place in the next five years. I was surprised. Why …

China likes to boast that it is home to a market of 1.4 billion consumers, and it frequently uses this statistic to lure Taiwan and other countries into its poisoned embrace. Time and time again, Beijing has used a “cultivate, trap, kill” strategy. It involves using the attractiveness of the market to attract foreign investment …

In a speech Wednesday by Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and an accompanying national security strategy document, the Biden administration signaled the administration’s continued and escalating “big power competition” Trump with Russia and China. But to an even greater extent than its predecessor, the Biden administration points to China as America’s greatest adversary and the …

“Josh Mandel is not only an American patriot who has toured Iraq twice, but he is also a strong constitutional conservative who believes in limited government, balanced budgets, low taxation and choice of school. parents, ”David McIntosh, president of the Club for Growth PAC, said in a statement. The approval could be a big boost …

We’re supposed to be in the middle of a “culture war”, but it’s really a conflict over how we define social solidarity in this country. It is mainly about race. In June 1963, prominent Tory unionized newspaper columnists Rowland Evans and Robert Novak wrote a surprisingly frank article about a meeting of the Republican National …

TOKYO – Honda has announced that it will sell a limited batch of its flagship Legend sedan equipped with its Sensing Elite Level 3 autonomous driving technology that allows vehicles to navigate congested highways. When the Level 3 traffic jam driver is enabled in the system, a driver can watch movies or use on-screen navigation, …