We will be able to bring Straits
to new greater heights with the access and support of GAO's global fund platform and the combined asset management expertise of the combined GAO and Straits
teams across the trade finance and commodities markets.
Summary: Nearly 40 percent of global maritime trade is estimated to pass through the Bab al-Mandab strait
, much of it on its way to and from Suez Canal.
The meeting will also help better protect the common interests of compatriots across the Strait
and consolidate the two sides' joint efforts to deepen mutual relations, Dang wrote in the article.
They formed The Straits
almost three years ago and will be touring again next month, stopping at Birmingham's Town Hall on February 7.
Last night Lin met his counterpart Chen Yunlin, president of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits
(ARATS) at the Great Hall of the People and exchanged views on cross-strait
Forum is the largest platform for mainland-Taiwan exchanges.
Oil traders are dusting off maps of the Strait
of Hormuz and reaching for legal treaties to deal with the crisis in the oil-rich Gulf.
This line-up had the potential to do Dire Straits
Formed out of "the substantial demand to hear the band's much loved catalogue of great songs", The Straits
, as they have christened themselves, have already played a couple of charity gigs, one at the Royal Albert Hall in London in aid of the Lord Taverners, which was preceded by a more intimate affair at Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich's London club.
Chu's aphorism conformed to Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou's campaign promise two years ago to maintain the political ''status quo'' in the Taiwan Strait
-- Taiwan will not enter negotiations on independence or unification and opposes the use of force in any event.
The Turkish Straits
form a waterway of strategic and economic importance since being comprised of Istanbul and Canakkale Straits
and the Sea of Marmara.
Peranakan, Baba-Nyonya and Straits
Chinese (named after the Straits
of Malacca) are terms used for the descendants of the early Chinese immigrants to the Nusantara region, including both the British Straits
settlements of Singapore, Malacca and Penang and the Dutch-controlled island of Java among other places, who have partially adopted Malay customs in an effort to be assimilated into the local communities.