Russian President Vladimir Putin is in China this week. The visit underlines how the two countries are growing closer, not only when it comes to energy supplies, but also in other ways. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
State tourism officials continue to look at China as a growth market. And they’re not alone. France already attracts more than a million Chinese visitors a year, and officials are trying a new idea to draw even more. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Leaders who respect each other and have a good relationship don't mock each other.
Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin do not have a good relationship.
Just as Russia and the U.S. are attempting to work out a delicate deal to rid Syria of chemical weapons, the Russian president published an op-ed in The New York Times thumbing his nose at President Obama.