The six richest countries – which make up more than half the global economy – host less than nine percent of the world’s refugees, an aid group has said.
Ugly. Pew Research Center polled more than 20,000 respondents in 16 nations. A median of 54 percent associated arrogance with Americans.
The world’s seven leading industrial countries pledged to “collectively tackle” major risks to global growth and cooperate on policies to stimulate their sluggish economies.
Japan is marking the fifth anniversary of the tsunami and earthquake disaster that killed more than 18,000 people and triggered nuclear contamination.
The effect the TPP will have on actual trade is unclear, since the U.S. already has trade agreements with many of the participating countries. Much of the deal appears to be about things people would not usually consider “trade.”