Daily Archives: July 25, 2012

A third of American presidents became president directly or indirectly through the vice presidency. It is a decision to which great thought should be given. Unfortunately, this is often not the case. Read more

Chinese companies seeking opportunities abroad are now primarily motivated by the search for resources with showcase examples in Africa and Latin America and a notable victim of politics being Cnooc’s pursuit of Unocal in the United States. That failure contrasts with the Cnooc’s attempted $15bn acquisition of Nexen’s oil and gas assets, which if approved by the Canadian Government could represent a landmark shift in how Canada views the US and China. Read more