For centuries, the rule of thumb in trade was that land divides, water unites. It took years and gradually months to follow an overland trading route from Europe to China, as opposed to months and eventually weeks by boat. But speed-trains are changing the global logistics map. These speed train connections are the “hardware” of the overland Silk Path road project that connects Europe to China.
As the rotating president and host of the summit, Turkey has made giving a voice to developing countries and emerging markets its main priority on the agenda of its presidency and is looking to reform global governance to provide more inclusiveness in the market
The US invasion in 2001, the first phase has been very successful. And not because Americans have a weird military capabilities.
More than 150,000 people made the journey from Turkey to Greece in October, bringing the total arriving on Greek islands in the January-October period to more than 540,000, the EUropean Union's border
Keeping global temperatures from rising by more than two degrees will cost a lot, but the world’s poorest countries should not have to suffer in order for the bill to be paid, writes Lies Craeynest.
US President Barack Obama led a chorus of global condemnation of a wave of attacks in Paris on Friday that left more than 120 people dead, as nations pledged solidarity with France.
The Paris attacks show it is more vital than ever to coordinate global efforts to fight terrorism, France's foreign minister said Saturday, vowing that French "international action" will not stop..
The implementation of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan- Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline project could take decades given the security problems in transit countries, US expert on Central Asia Bruce Pannier believes.
Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev had a meeting with President of France Francois Hollande as part of his official visit to France .
The Netherlands should do more to reform its tax system because the current situation encourages both firms and households to get into debt, the International Monetary Fund said in a new report on the Dutch economy on Tuesday.