In the 1400s, China owned the greatest seagoing fleet in the world, up to 3,500 ships at its peak. China had been poised to circumnavigate the globe decades before the Europeans did, but instead the Ming Dynasty retracted into itself and entered a 200-year-long slump. Few peopleRead more »
If Trump labels China a currency manipulator, the confrontation would likely escalate, said David Roche, global strategist at Independent Strategyy.
Feb.27 -- Finland has urged Europe to increase NATO contributions and focus more on security as the continent grapples with political turmoil from all sides, including from within. The country's President Sauli Niinisto told Bloomberg that once Britain leaves the EU, the remaining members must focus
In four years Ford will be mass producing cars without a steering wheel, accelerator pedal or brake pedal. It has just announced a $1bn (£800m) investment in Argo AI, an artificial intelligence company which will produce the software needed for a new generation of self-driving cars. Ford’s investment