February 25, 2013

Is Foxconn Fleeing China? Sure Looks Like It

Gordon Chang, Forbes

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Foxconn, China's largest private-sector employer, looks as if it should be firmly tied to the People's Republic. About 1.5 million of its 1.6 million workers are there, and its operations in Mexico and Europe seem marginal to its business. Yet now it’s evident that, despite everything, the company’s growth will be outside China.

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February 13, 2013
Challenge China on North Korea
Doug Bandow, Forbes
North Korea has conducted its third nuclear test. Its action was the equivalent of an upraised finger to virtually every other nation. But it was aimed most directly and clearly at China , Pyongyang’s nominal ally. The United... more ››
February 13, 2013
Don't Count on a War Between U.S.-China
Zbigniew Brzezinski, NY Times
Today, many fear that the emerging American-Chinese duopoly must inevitably lead to conflict. But I do not believe that wars for global domination are a serious prospect in what is now the Post-Hegemonic Age. more ››
February 13, 2013
China Can No Longer Ignore Korean Crisis
Daily Telegraph
The only realistic opportunity of heading off a potentially disastrous confrontation lies with China. more ››
February 15, 2013
U.S. Needs to Tame the Cyber-Dragon
Washington Post
China denies carrying out cyber-espionage, theft and disruption. But there is a growing amount of evidence that it is behind one of history’s great heists of intellectual property, a vast and multi-tentacled collection... more ››