The United States has never ratified the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, which provides the peaceful means to settle disputes.
The BRICS group created a Shanghai-based development bank and a reserve fund to finance infrastructure projects and head off future economic crises.
Brics creating a development bank with $100 billion starting capital using local currencies instead of U.S. dollar.
It's the same old story, the Central African Republic is one of the richest countries in Africa and one of the poorest in the world. Vast wealth is extracted but not enough comes in to maintain stability and growth.
Africa is probably the single most complex region of the world and arguably its most troubled.
The plan is to develop 222 urban cooperatives throughout the island: food service ventures, agricultural markets, technical and personal services, fisheries, and water management services.
CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico -- The dream of industrial globalization has turned into a nightmare.
Haiti is forced to think about how reconstruction is to be approached with another disaster looming: Economists.