An eye-witness account of the talks between EU Commissioner Peter Mandelson and his Chinese counterpart, held in Beijing at the height of the textiles trade dispute:
"One of them was an unaccountable, unelected politician from a sprawling bureaucracy who was promoting protectionism," says the Confederation of British Industry Director, Sir Digby Jones. "And the other was Chinese."
Thursday, October 06, 2005
The Adam Smith Institute Blog (via The Corner) has the best post mortem of last month's temporary truce in the "Bra Wars" (via AI):
Alas, too true!