Category Hong Kong

Five Years After Fugitive Edward Snowden Fled To Russia To Avoid Prosecution In The U.S. — Vladimir Putin, and Russians In General May Finally Be Ready To ‘Rid Themselves Of This Troublesome Priest; Edward Snowden’s Banquet Of Consequences

Five Years After Fugitive Edward Snowden Fled To Russia To Avoid Prosecution In The U.S. — Vladimir Putin, and Russians In General May Finally Be Ready To ‘Rid Themselves Of This Troublesome Priest; Edward Snowden’s Banquet Of Consequences http://www.fortunascorner.com      As founding father Benjamin Franklin once said about guests, “like fish, they begin to smell […]

China Data Indicates Broad Slowing Of Economy

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4182142-china-data-indicates-broad-slowing-economy China Data Indicates Broad Slowing Of Economy Jun. 17, 2018 7:58 AM Unlike events that happen in Las Vegas that has prompted the slogan, “anything that happens in Vegas stays in Vegas”, things that happen in China do not stay in China. This is obvious from the huge amount of wealth fleeing the country […]

Ex-CIA Officer’s Case Highlights Fears About Reach of Chinese Spying

David does not mention below that the first place Edward Snowden sought refuge was in Hong Kong, where he was ‘hosted’ by senior Chinese intelligence officials.  All of which of course, preceded the OPM breach.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Interesting.  Note the possible connection (though not proven) with the OPM hack.  Of course this […]

China ‘Dream’ Is Global Hegemony: U.S. Urged To Counter Beijing’s Military, Economic Expansion

China ‘Dream’ Is Global Hegemony U.S. urged to counter Beijing’s military, economic expansion China’s President Xi Jinping / Getty Images China ‘Dream’ Is Global Hegemony U.S. urged to counter Beijing’s military, economic expansion China’s President Xi Jinping / Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz May 17, 2018 2:30 pm China’s large-scale military buildup, regional coercion, and […]

Arrested Ex-CIA Agent Kept Low Profile While Living In Hong Kong

http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/law-crime/article/2128719/arrested-ex-cia-agent-kept-low-profile-while-living-hong?utm_source=emarsys&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20180118&utm_campaign=scmp_today&emarsys=1&sc_src=email_2129901&sc_llid=20529&sc_lid=148505060&sc_uid=vg2B67MeDE Arrested ex-CIA agent kept low profile while living in Hong Kong Former city police superintendent says Jerry Chun Shing Lee operated very discreetly while living in Hong Kong PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 17 January, 2018, 11:27pm UPDATED : Thursday, 18 January, 2018, 1:14am   Raquel Carvalho A former CIA agent in US custody for allegedly […]

Ex-C.I.A. Officer Suspected Of Compromising Chinese Informants Is Arrested

Ex-C.I.A. Officer Suspected of Compromising Chinese Informants Is Arrested The New York Times · by ADAM GOLDMAN · January 16, 2018 China killed or imprisoned several C.I.A. informants in the country starting in 2010, unraveling the agency’s source network in a devastating setback for the C.I.A. Andy Wong/Associated PressWASHINGTON — A former C.I.A. officer suspected of helping China identify […]

With All Eyes On North Korea, Beijing’s Massive South China Sea Land Grab Continues

With all eyes on North Korea, Beijing’s massive South China Sea land grab continues By Twitter, www.businessinsider.com View Original December 15th, 2017 China’s People’s Liberation ArmyPhoto by: PLA With the US making North Korea its top priority, Beijing has continued to militarize artifical islands in the South China Sea. China continues to test other Pacific nations with […]

China’s Plan For The Arctic – And A Shipping Center To Rival Singapore

http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/ business/article/2046117/ chinas-plan-arctic-and- shipping-centre-rival- singapore CHINA’S PLAN FOR THE ARCTIC – AND A SHIPPING CENTRE TO RIVAL SINGAPORE Beijing may be playing it cool, but it sees its current role in the contested High North as just the tip of the iceberg BY RYAN KILPATRICK 15 NOV 2016 / UPDATED ON 16 NOV 2016 · Chinese expendition team […]

Arctic Link Reveals The Full Scope & Strategic Significance Of China’s Belt And Road Ambitions

Comment below is from one of my followers.  And, Beijing is also building an ‘unhackable’ encrypted communications in space.  RCP RC:   “The strategic significance of the Chinese One-Belt-One-Road concept is almost entirely ignored by the DoD/USG.  At the 19th CPC Congress last week, the Chinese formalized the incorporation of the Arctic region in their OBOR concept […]

Xi Offers Bold Vision For PLA At 19th Party Congress

http://www.iiss.org/en/iiss%20voices/blogsections/iiss-voices-2017-adeb/october-1537/19th-party-congress-05b1 Xi offers bold vision for PLA at 19th Party Congress This week’s policy announcements by Xi Jinping are part of a concerted effort by China to shape the PLA into a world-class force. Encompassing a modernisation drive, a major force restructure and an anti-corruption programme, the reforms are as wide-ranging as they are bold, […]