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CHINA – S. ARABIA
Contracts for 65 billion dollars between Beijing and Riyadh
14 agreements on energy, education, space science, finance signed. From this year the Saudi Arab has once again become the first supplier of oil to China. Riyadh within the "One belt one road project." Fears of Iran and Syria.
12/05/2017 10:35:00 CHINA-US
Beijing and Washington agree on series of trade agreements, following past threats
The US will be able to export liquid gas and beef; it wWill be able to enter the credit card market and issue credit certificates to their companies in China, with the possibility of receiving loans as well. China will be able to export pre-cooked chicken meat and Chinese banks will enter the American market. An "Herculean result". US Representatives will be present at One belt One road Forum in Beijing on May 14 and 15 next.
29/08/2012 SAUDI ARABIA - UNITED STATES
Saudi Arabia, a weapons manufacturer's best friend
In 2011, the United States tripled weapons sales thanks to Saudi purchases. The Middle East remains the best market for weapons sales. Riyadh buys 84 fighter planes and dozens of helicopters. The United Arab Emirates buy a missile defence shield and helicopters. Market is driven by fears of an Iranian attack and support for the Syrian rebellion.
13/07/2009 SYRIA - UNITED STATES - SAUDI
Damascus hopes in a visit by Obama, Abdullah and Hariri
The Iranian crisis sees Syria increasingly the focus of international countries that have an interest in "detaching" it from Tehran. Assad has invited the U.S. President, while there is talk of reopening the Saudi embassy and a visit by the Lebanese premier.
06/06/2016 11:54:00 IRAN - UNITED STATES
Tehran: Saudi Arabia and USA support state terrorism, certainly not Iran
The US State Department indicates again the Islamic Republic as a major player in the pro-terrorist world. Tehran responds highlighting its role in the fight against jihadist groups in Iraq, Syria. It points to its solidarity with the Palestinian people "occupied" by Israel with American consent.
19/05/2017 13:31:00 CHINA
Corruption and human rights abuses cast a shadow over OBOR, Xi Jinping’s mega project
Corruption is not just the result of a money exchange; it also comes from a lack of transparency when agreements are implemented. One cannot expect a new Gospel from a government that promotes repression and abuse. An exiled Chinese scholar looks at the issue. Courtesy of ChinaChange.
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