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BEIJING (China Daily/ANN): China could emerge from the coronavirus pandemic with a more dominant economy, replacing the United States as the world's largest within the current decade, according to experts.
WHEN chairman Jerome Powell (pic) announced after last Wednesday’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting that the Fed is “committed to using its full range of tools to support the US economy in this challenging time”, the market interpreted it as the Fed would do “whatever it takes” to support the United States facing the worst pandemic and economic recession since the 1930s.
IN his 2016 Inaugural Address, United States President Donald Trump said: “For too many of our citizens, a different reality exists: Mothers and children trapped in poverty in our inner cities; rusted-out factories scattered like tombstones across the landscape of our nation; an education system, flush with cash, but which leaves our young and beautiful students deprived of knowledge; and the crime and gangs and drugs that have stolen too many lives and robbed our country of so much unrealised potential. This American carnage stops right here and stops right now.”
Statues represent memories of the past, both glory and shame. With Bristol taking down the statue of slave trader, later philanthropist Edward Colston (1636-1721), US protestors have started taking down statues of Civil War or slave-tainted personalities. Law and order President Trump want to protect statues against desecration.
Last week has been most chaotic as the coronavirus has infected over eight million people around the world with 445,000 deaths.
EVERY crisis brings its disaster as well as opportunity. If there can be cooperation and compromise, this pandemic is a good time to accept all the past problems and move on to a better future.
WE live at a moment in time when the old model and values do not work anymore.