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Focus on China? What Does the Carbis Bay G7 Summit Tell Us

By Chee Leong Lee With China up in the air, the recently concluded Carbis Bay G7 Summit has been marred by intensive reporting by international...
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US’ strive to sustain its global role, China’s willingness to resist: Is conflict inevitable?

By Shraddha Bhandari   The US and some of its allies are drawing red lines for China’s conduct in the global arena – through internal...

Time for America to Modernize the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) – Time...

By Ivor Ichikowitz Picture this - The tarmac of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi in 2020, where the ground crew of Kenya Airways loads...
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Trade Liberalisation, Comparative Advantage, and Economic Development: A Historical Perspective

By Dr. Kalim Siddiqui I. Introduction This article critically analyses the theoretical and empirical basis of trade liberalisation and finds that the arguments of many mainstream...
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Vaccine inequality: A new beginning or another missed opportunity?

By Dr. Dan Steinbock Last year, four major opportunities to battle COVID-19 were missed. If vaccine inequality will prevail in the coming months, that would...
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International Trade in 2021: Challenges and Opportunities

By Charles Hollis What does 2021 hold in store for international trade? The trading environment presents a complex picture, with issues such as the...
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Prospects of a Multipolar World and the Role of Emerging Economies

By Dr. Kalim Siddiqui I. Introduction When we look at economic data on trade and output growth, there seems to be an economic shift gradually taking...

Where’s the Risk? Global Intelligence for Business Decision-Making

Interview with Alexander Sehmer, Falanx Assynt's Director for Geopolitical Intelligence With the complexities of today’s international political scene, keeping abreast of developments and understanding their...

Beirut – Accident or “New” Bomb Blast?

A drone picture shows the scene of an explosion at the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon, August 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla) Source. By Peter...

“Third Wave” of Covid-19 Impact Exacerbates Emerging Market Crisis

By Chan Kung and Wei Hongxu The spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe and the United States tends to ease and some countries have...



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