Snip .. “The meeting sends a clear message via Paulson to the US that China welcomes foreign investment, including American enterprises, and that the US should uphold trade liberalization and investment facilitation no matter who is elected the new president,” said Chen Fengying, a researcher at the China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations. ______ October 22, 2016 Premier Li calls for prompt talks on US treaty
Premier Li Keqiang called for pragmatic efforts to promote negotiations for a high-standard China-US bilateral investment treaty as soon as possible at a meeting on Oct 20 with former United States Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
October 21, 2016 Premier Li expects early conclusion of China-U.S. investment treaty negotiations BEIJING - Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday called on China and the United States to make efforts for an early conclusion of their bilateral investment treaty (BIT) negotiations. China and the United States have agreed to BIT talks on the basis of pre-establishment national treatment (PENT) plus a negative list approach. It is the first time that China has adopted the model in BIT talks with foreign countries, Li said, noting that this showed the importance China attaches to BIT talks.
October 22, 2016 Mike Adams & Dave Hodges Being Setup by the Washington Post and NY Times Welcome to the twisted and dishonest world of the mainstream media. Specifically, I am referring to the New York Times and the Washington Post. As far as the MSM goes, investigative journalism with regard to seeking the truth, is dead. The MSM is all about propaganda, at best, and setting people up for a fall based upon creating a false light impression, at worst. The New York Times
October 21, 2016 Turkey, Iraq reach agreement ‘in principle’ on Mosul, says US defense chief Turkey and Iraq have reached an agreement ‘in principle’ regarding the involvement of Turkish forces in the military offensive in Mosul, though the details remain to be agreed upon, the US defense chief said. "That will have to obviously be something that the Iraqi government will need to agree to and I think there's agreement there in principle," US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter told reporters. "But now we're down to the practicalities of that ... and that's what we're working through."
October 21, 2016 BREAKING: TRUMP MOVES TO FILE CHARGES AGAINST CLINTON! When Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign over a year ago, the media barely batted an eye. They all believed he was only trying to boost his business. As time went on, he began to win debate after debate and state after state as he received the most votes in Republican primary history while battling sixteen other candidates. The liberal media and Clinton campaign quickly went from thinking he was a joke to fearing him.
2016-10-21 Zimbabwe clears 15-year IMF debt arrears Cash-strapped Zimbabwe has cleared its financial arrears of more than 100 million U.S. dollars with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), an IMF official said Friday. Zimbabwe paid 107.9 million dollars by transferring part of its cash holdings kept at the IMF to the Fund's Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, IMF director of communications Gerry Rice said in a statement. "Zimbabwe is now current on all its financial obligations to the IMF," Rice said.
POctober 21, 2016 Patricia Espinosa: The Paris Agreement Is a Gift of Hope Acceptance Speech for Princess of Asturias Award On 21 October 2016, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Paris Climate Change Agreement received the 2016 Princess of Asturias Award for International Cooperation, at a solemn ceremony presided by Their Majesties the King and Queen of Spain. The jury of the award described the Paris Agreement as a historic milestone that enshrines nations’ commitment to achieving a universal model for development by reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Friday, October 21, 2016 Federal Reserve says will study secondary market for Treasury paper The Federal Reserve on Friday said it would do more to study the secondary market for U.S. Treasury debt to complement research already happening at other agencies. *CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE