China’s air force recruitments hit by poor eyesight of air force

A high rate of myopia or near-sightedness among school students is affecting recruitment of pilots for China’s air force, a leading military expert with the People’s Liberation Army has said, warning it is impacting national security. “As a country having a large population, China is…

US President Donald Trump’s China focus is affecting ties with India, says Timothy Roemer

S President Donald Trump’s focus on China and escalating trade war is affecting the ties with India, said Timothy Roemer, former US ambassador to India, adding that the relationship with New Delhi is under-leveraged by the administration right now. In an exclusive interview to CNBC-TV18,…

Trading up: how developing countries can streamline import/export

The fact that technology is affecting trade is not new, but the velocity, scope and systemic impact on the mechanics of trade represented by the Fourth Industrial Revolution is unprecedented. The profound effects should be felt in every industry and every nation. But to what…