• Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Joins Hunton Andrews Kurth as Global Strategy Advisor for Cybersecurity at the Centre for Information Policy Leadership 22 Oct 2019 13:38 Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP announced today that former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has joined the firm as global strategy advisor at the Centre for Information Policy Leadership, the firm's global privacy and cybersecurity think tank. McAuliffe will …
  • Trump says he's the dealmaker-in-chief, but his record lists... 22 Oct 2019 11:41 President Donald Trump receives a letter presented to him by Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. President Donald Trump receives a letter presented to him by Chinese Vice Premier …
  • Taiwan issue of national importance 22 Oct 2019 11:34 CHINA’S Defence Minister Wei Fenghe said yesterday that resolving the “Taiwan question” is China’s greatest national interest, and that no force could prevent China’s reunification. Wei made the statement at the opening ceremony of the 9th Beijing …
  • Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Saudi Arabia: Neil Crompton 22 Oct 2019 11:07 https://www.gov.uk Mr Neil Crompton has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in succession to Mr Simon Collis CMG who will be retiring from the Diplomatic Service. Mr Crompton will take up his appointment …
  • India fundamental to Uber's growth story, investing in talent here: CEO 22 Oct 2019 09:50 New Delhi, Oct 22 () Uber chief Dara Khosrowshahi on Tuesday said India is fundamental to the company's growth, and the US-based ride hailing platform is investing in talent here to develop products that can be taken to other countries. Khosrowshahi, …
  • China warns against foreign interference 22 Oct 2019 08:28 BEIJING -- China's defense minister lashed out at U.S. foreign policy Monday, saying China wasn't fazed by sanctions, pressure or a "big stick" approach, while reiterating threats to force the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan to …
  • Paul Raymond Wineman Jr. Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who 22 Oct 2019 08:16 A talented contract negotiator, Paul Raymond Wineman Jr. represents, advises and trains American companies how to negotiate with other countries of the world.     MARINA DEL REY, CA, October 22, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the …
  • Greenberg Traurig’s White Collar Practice Attracts Former... 22 Oct 2019 04:03 Greenberg Traurig’s White Collar Practice Attracts Former Federal Prosecutor David I. Miller David I. Miller, an experienced trial lawyer and former federal prosecutor, has joined the New York office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as a …
  • Greenberg Traurig’s Federal Government Law & Policy Practice... 22 Oct 2019 04:03 Greenberg Traurig LLP’s Federal Government Law & Policy Practice has launched Hot Off the Hill, a blog providing timely and business-focused analysis of the latest issues on Capitol Hill. WASHINGTON (PRWEB) October 21, 2019 Greenberg Traurig LLP’s …
  • Caroline Kipp Is Building a Global, Contemporary Textile Art Collection at GWU 22 Oct 2019 03:37 Photo by Bill KippIn August, after a long vacancy, the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum hired Caroline Kipp as its new curator of contemporary art. Now a little over two months into her tenure at The Textile Museum, Kipp’s long- …
  • US-China trade relationship will diminish over time 22 Oct 2019 02:45 As Washington looks at re-defining and re-setting its economic ties with Beijing, New Delhi has a rare opportunity to establish its credentials as the favoured destination for global investments. But to emerge as the perfect counterbalance to China in the …
  • China's Energy Risks Rise With Iran Sanctions 21 Oct 2019 20:37 As concern rises in China over reliance on imported oil and gas, U.S. sanctions on the transport sector have heightened the country's energy security risks. On Sept. 25, the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued …
  • Ending a war isn’t the same as winning it 21 Oct 2019 20:35 Japan’s rugby dream finally ended on Sunday. The Brave Blossoms lost to South Africa in the quarterfinals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. “I take my hat off to the team. We’re really proud of what we have achieved,” said Japan’s head coach Jamie Joseph, and …
  • American History, History of India, Books and Coincidences 21 Oct 2019 20:21 I am reading The Anarchy, a fascinating, comprehensive history of the British East India Company and its conquest and pillage of India. I had just finished reading about the siege and conquest of Calcutta: “The Siege of Calcutta was a battle between the …
  • Joint conference with IMF to be held in Armenia’s Dilijan in 2020 21 Oct 2019 17:56 YEREVAN. – The Armenian delegation—comprising Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan, Governor of the Central Bank of Armenia (CBA) Arthur Javadyan, and several others—which is in Washington, D.C. to attend the annual meeting of the International Monetary …