Russia-China Cooperation Enhanced by Belt & Road Initiative

Russia-China Cooperation Enhanced by Belt & Road Initiative






Russia-China Cooperation Enhanced by Belt & Road Initiative Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that he hopes the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative will start a new stage of cooperation in Eurasia and beyond. This initiative is unique and successful, said President Putin when answering a question raised by reporters after his annual “direct line” […]






Opportunities Abound in Belt and Road Initiative

Opportunities Abound in Belt and Road Initiative






Opportunities Abound in Belt and Road Initiative The Belt and Road is starting a new journey, with an international gathering earlier this month charting its future course. As a priority for the next stage, financial cooperation and connectivity are seen as a key to success. Looking into the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, […]






Inside the China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Inside the China’s Belt and Road Initiative






Inside the China’s Belt and Road Initiative More than two millennia ago the diligent and courageous people of Eurasia explored and opened up several routes of trade and cultural exchanges that linked the major civilizations of Asia, Europe and Africa, collectively called the Silk Road by later generations. For thousands of years, the Silk Road […]






Dubai Launchs UAE Food Bank

Dubai Launchs UAE Food Bank






Dubai Launchs UAE Food Bank The food bank will partner with food producers, volunteers and partners to store and distribute excess food for Zero waste Dubai is aiming to become the 1st city in the GCC to achieve Zero food waste with the launch of a new UAE Food Bank. The initiative was launched by […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update Montana’s dispensaries are coming back to life, Michigan’s medical marijuana fees have been funding aggressive anti-marijuana law enforcement, and more.  Arkansas On Monday, members of the state’s new medical marijuana commission were sworn in. In the first meeting of a commission established to create a state medical marijuana system after voters approved […]






The Election of Donald Trump Has ‘Killed’ Trans Pacific Partnership

The Election of Donald Trump Has ‘Killed’ Trans Pacific Partnership






The Election of Donald Trump Has ‘Killed’ Trans Pacific Partnership China’s position as a global leader on free trade will be enhanced by the death of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), experts told the Boao Forum for Asia in Melbourne Thursday. Deming Chen, President of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits and China’s […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update State lawmakers in Arkansas and Montana are grappling with the results of popular votes allowing medical marijuana, and an Arizona dispensary operator eyes a Y 2018 initiative. ArizonaOn Monday, a dispensary operator announced plans for a 2018 medical marijuana expansion initiative. The owners of the Wellness Center, an Apache Junction dispensary, are […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update With all eyes on the November elections, it is quiet on the medical marijuana front. Minors get admitted to the program in Connecticut, and, speaking of the elections, we have news from Florida.  Connecticut Last Thursday, minors became eligible to qualify for medical marijuana. Under changes in the state’s medical marijuana system […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update In Oklahoma and Ohio, medical marijuana half-measures are being challenged by initiative campaigns, Oakland tries to create some racial equity in the industry, Maryland initiative hits another delay, and more.  California On Tuesday, Oakland passed an ordinance designed to encourage minority participation in the industry. The city council unanimously approved a medical […]