Day: July 9, 2019

A Deal No One Will Accept

A Deal No One Will Accept

July 9, 2019 Opinion
President Donald Trump’s attempt to sell the Brooklyn Bridge to the Palestinians – using Gulf Arab oil money – has so far been a resounding failure, as was widely predicted. The so-called ‘Deal of the…
Hong Kong’s Poisoned Chalice

Hong Kong’s Poisoned Chalice

July 9, 2019 Opinion
In chats about Hong Kong and the mainland, we always reached a consensus: if you want to develop you can go to the United States or back to the mainland, but there is no future in Hong Kong. In recent…
British Arrogance on Hong Kong

British Arrogance on Hong Kong

July 9, 2019 Opinion
Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has warned China of “consequences” over its handling of violent protests in Hong Kong. Hunt has not ruled out slapping sanctions on the Chinese government, acco…