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China and the U.S. Race to Become World Leader in A.I.

Last month, China laid out a plan to become a world leader in A.I. by 2030. If successful, China would have control over a domestic industry estimated to be worth nearly $150 billion. “It’s a very realistic ambition,” said Anthony … Continue reading

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Chinese Humanitarian Liu Xiaobo Dies

Liu Xiaobo, China’s most prominent human rights activist, passed away today at the age of 61. Liu Xiaobo, a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, was diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer in May 2017. His cause of death appears to … Continue reading

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How World War III Could Play Out

Over the past few months, the U.S. has had quite a few heated exchanges with North Korea and Russia. If peace is not restored soon, there’s a strong possibility that World War III could break out. If it does, this … Continue reading

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Investment Firms Seeing Growth Opportunities in China

As China’s middle class continues to grow, so does the number of companies serving that sector. Travel companies, real estate websites, online coupon sites, and other services targeted toward the growing economic strength of Chinese citizens, are experiencing great growth. … Continue reading

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China Hammers Down on Hong Kong and Taiwan

Tensions between China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan continue to rise. While China claims control of both, its restrictive policies are being met with more and more frustration. In June, five Hong Kong booksellers who had been detained for selling material … Continue reading

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