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Amid Low Oil Prices, OPEC's Divisions Deepen

In the absence of a coordinated response, market forces will continue to be the biggest influence on oil prices — boding ill for oil producers around the globe. Read more…

A car makes its way down an assembly line in a Qingdao factory, in eastern China, on July 15. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Europe Considers a New Trading Status for China

The European Union must decide whether it recognizes China as a market economy. Read more…

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Geopolitical Calendar: Week of Feb. 8, 2016

This is an internal Stratfor document listing significant meetings and events for the next week. Read more…