Diplomats at the G20 summit in Hamburg managed to cobble together a compromise text promising not to resort to trade protectionism, but whether this will eliminate the threat of trade wars remains to be seen.
American sanctions threat fuels tensions surrounding Russia’s plans to expand gas supplies to Europe.
The writing is solid, embellished with great detail and research, giving some new information here, reminding of some forgotten nugget there, though it lacks any penetrating new insight or revelation.
Emerging market stocks have been hit harder than it appears by the election of President Donald Trump.
Zeman, who will stand for re-election in 2018, is his own man, not just a Muscovite mouthpiece.