Taiwan’s Top Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

From BBC News.

Taiwan’s top court rules in favour of same-sex marriage

24 May 2017

This picture taken on November 17, 2016 shows a supporter of same-sex marriage holding a rainbow flag outside the Parliament in Taipei.
The debate over whether to legalise same-sex marriage has divided Taiwan.  AFP

Taiwan’s top judges have ruled in favour of gay marriage, paving the way for it to become the first place in Asia to legalise same-sex unions. Continue reading Taiwan’s Top Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt

From Bloomberg News.  Visit the source (link at the end) to watch a video.

China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt

May 24, 2017

The downgrade of China’s debt by Moody’s Investors Service may push Chinese companies to borrow even more money from domestic banks as overseas debt becomes more expensive, increasing risks for the nation’s finance industry. Continue reading China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt