Month: May 2007

  • links for 2007-05-31


  • links for 2007-05-30

    BBC NEWS | Asia-Pacific | US fears grow over China military A Pentagon report given to Congress says Beijing is spending far more on its military budget than admitted and calls for greater transparency. China accuses Pentagon of spreading false fears over missiles – International Herald Tribune A sharply worded commentary in The People’s Daily,…

  • Zoellick on China: The Washington Consensus?

    President George W. Bush is expected to appoint his former deputy secretary of state Robert Zoellick as head of the World Bank, replacing his former deputy secretary of defense Paul Wolfowitz. Zoellick, who says has lived in Hong Kong, in previous speeches has regarded China the way the government has. In two speeches Zoellick pushed…

  • Hiatus

    I’ll be away from the computers until May 28. Until then, read a book!

  • links for 2007-05-25

    花崗齋雜記 Jottings from the Granite Studio: Korea Times: “US Textbook Wrongly Identifies Korea’s First Kingdom” People’s Daily Online — China, Japan to hold 8th round of East China Sea talks Ronald Reagan Diary: Nakasone Was Japan’s Greatest Prime Minister » Japan Probe “He impresses me more every time I see him. . . . I…