Rule Britannia

Rule Britannia as taken from the poem by James Thomson

Set to the music by Thomas Arne.

Conducted by American, David Robertson

Sung by Sarah Connolly

Composed by Thomas Arne Performed by Sarah Walker and The London Symphony Orchestra & Choir… Read Full Article

APEC leaders divided after US, China spat

By Ayee Macaraig, Andrew BEATTY, AFP

Asia-Pacific leaders failed Sunday to bridge gaping divisions over trade at a summit dominated by a war of words between the US and China as they vie for regional influence.

For the first time, APEC leaders were unable to agree on a formal written declaration amid sharp differences between the world’s top two economies over the rules of global trade.… Read Full Article