Skip to comments.Panasonic, Canon shutter China factories amid violent anti-Japan protests
Posted on 09/17/2012 6:55:23 AM PDT by ruralvoter
Major electronics firms Panasonic and Canon have temporarily suspended production at factories in China after a territorial dispute over a group of uninhabited islets in the East China Sea triggered violent anti-Japanese protests.
Sites linked to auto manufacturers Toyota and Honda have also been attacked in the unrest, which has forced frightened expatriates into hiding and sent relations between Asia's two biggest economies into crisis.
Ratcheting up tensions further on Monday, Chinese state media warned Japan it could suffer another "lost decade" if trade ties soured. Japan counted China as its top trade partner last year, with total two-way trade of more than $340 billion.
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The next domino....
Nissan suspends China production for two days after protests - sources
It sounds like Obama’s timing going after Chinese auto, parts subsidies at the WTO is not going to end well.
Never expected it to spin up this fast. Crazy times around the world.
TAke a dep breath. Now...
Vice President Xi Jinping is “missing”. Dropped off the face of the Earth. “Rumor” is that he suffered a heart attack. Rumor.
Bo Xilai was ‘Removed’ in March 2012 - and a running gun battle was part of the removal.
All in not well in China. The leadership is in turmoil - so just like the politicians in US when the economy is bad, something comes up to divert the public’s attention.
Right now, Japan bashing will serve.
Make no mistake, there is deep deated hatred for Japan in China, if the US bails out of the area - leaves Korea, Japan and the like in a move to save money, I see Japan and China trading nukes in less than a decade.
Scary times we live in.
We will suffer if he gets reelected, but I expect that we are set for a fall even if he loses. The fuse was lit years ago, zero just cut it shorter.
That’s good news!
This country needs to stop free traitin’ with communist china as well.
Faster then we know. Check updates now and over night.