The situation in Myanmar (Burma) is only part of a larger struggle for leadership in Southeast Asia in which China appears to be ahead of the United States
After the predictable end of the impeachment proceedings against former President Trump, the U.S. Senate can get back to work to pass Biden’s $ 1.9 trillion stimulus package and confirm his cabinet appointments. They will focus on getting Covid and the economy under control as well as rebuilding and greening the United States.
In a speech at the United States State Department, Joe Biden made the commitment that he and his administration will put values such as freedom, opportunity, universal rights, the rule of law, and human dignity at the center of its policy and stress diplomacy as its primary way of interacting with the world.
General Motors has spent the last few years developing its electric vehicle strategy and has now committed itself to become carbon neutral by 2040. While I applaud the move and suspect they will be successful, I’m not sure it will change the share price.
About ten days after Joe Biden and Kamala Harris became President and Vice president of the United States, I have finally begun to relax and disconnect from the 24/7 news cycle.