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 >>