B for BRIC? Not Anymore.

B for BRIC? Not Anymore.

BY: RAHUL MEPANI, SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR

There is a famous Brazilian proverb: “Vergonha é roubar e não poder carregar,” which translates to, “shame is to steal more than what you can carry.” Ironically enough, it appears that Brazil’s own government fails Continue reading

China’s Infrastructure

China’s Infrastructure

BY: KATHERINE GAN, SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR

Over two thousand years ago, the Silk Road was formally established, creating trade linkages between China and the rest of Eurasia. Surprisingly, after nearly two thousand years, this silk road has withstood the test of Continue reading

Nightmare in Yemen

Nightmare in Yemen

BY: KATHERINE GAN, SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR

 

Smoke engulfs the air and debris flies overhead, as citizens scramble to escape, hoping to leave the war behind. Unfortunately, this is the daily reality for thousands of ordinary Yemenis. In the Middle East, Continue reading