Great fall of China sinks world stocks, dollar tumbles – Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Alarm bells rang across world markets on Monday as a near 9 percent dive in China shares and a sharp drop in the dollar and major commodities panicked investors. European stocks were almost 3 percent in the red and Wall Street was braced for similar losses after Asian shares slumped to 3-year […]

Vladimir Putin Pivots to Asia | National Review Online

On Wednesday, it finally happened — the pivot to Asia. No, not the United States. It was Russia that turned East. In Shanghai, Russian president Vladimir Putin and Chinese president Xi Jinping signed a spectacular energy deal — $400 billion of Siberian natural gas to be exported to China over 30 years. This is huge. […]

China makes history with Jade Rabbit moon rover landing – Yahoo News

Beijing (AFP) – China’s Jade Rabbit lunar rover vehicle drove onto the moon’s surface on Sunday after the first soft landing on Earth’s satellite in nearly four decades, marking a huge advance in the country’s ambitious space program. The Yutu, or Jade Rabbit, was deployed at 4:35 am (2035 GMT Saturday), several hours after the […]

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