China’s Takeover of the Port of Piraeus in Greece

In mid-2016 the Chinese ocean shipping company COSCO succeeded in acquiring a controlling stake in the Greek port of Piraeus. This was the culmination of more than a decade of preparation and prior part ownership, and it represents an important piece in the complex jigsaw of China’s One Belt One Road internationalization strategy linking Europe [...]

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Amazon pays warehouse workers $233 per month in India

On June 25, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Washington DC alongside over a dozen other corporate leaders. After the meeting, Bezos tweeted that the meeting was “terrific” and that he was “energized by optimism and invention in India.” He pledged to expand Amazon’s already $5 billion investment in [...]