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China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
January 24, 2015
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
An event 100 years ago offers critical insights into how a rising hegemon should behave.
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
China’s Environmental Enforcement Glitch
January 21, 2015
China’s Environmental Enforcement Glitch
Local governments need more funding and training to meet Beijing's ambitious environmental protection goals.
China’s Environmental Enforcement Glitch
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
January 21, 2015
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
Beijing doesn’t have to choose between land and sea predominance. It could have both.
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
January 17, 2015
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
The organization cuts its growth forecast again, and predicts mixed fortunes for the Asia-Pacific in 2015.
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
China’s Prescription for ‘Improving Ethnic Work’
December 24, 2014
China’s Prescription for ‘Improving Ethnic Work’
A new document from Beijing outlines a strategy for strengthening ethnic unity in China.
China’s Prescription for ‘Improving Ethnic Work’
India Offers Defense Assistance to Mongolia
December 23, 2014
India Offers Defense Assistance to Mongolia
Indian and Mongolia border forces recently discussed defense cooperation.
India Offers Defense Assistance to Mongolia
China’s Property Slowdown Prompts Diversification
December 19, 2014
China’s Property Slowdown Prompts Diversification
Chinese property developers are looking beyond real estate as they seek to shore up earnings.
China’s Property Slowdown Prompts Diversification
The Latest Coup in China's Anti-Corruption Drive
December 12, 2014
The Latest Coup in China's Anti-Corruption Drive
Plus, a political prisoner freed, the U.S.-China climate change deal and South China Sea analysis. Friday China links.
The Latest Coup in China's Anti-Corruption Drive
The Strange Tale of Yeonmi Park
December 10, 2014
The Strange Tale of Yeonmi Park
A high-profile North Korean defector has harrowing stories to tell. But are they true?
The Strange Tale of Yeonmi Park
ASEM 2016: Mongolia in the Spotlight
December 09, 2014
ASEM 2016: Mongolia in the Spotlight
Hosting the Asia-Europe Meeting in 2016 will be a significant opportunity for Mongolia.
ASEM 2016: Mongolia in the Spotlight
Saving Grameen Bank, Sustaining the Bangladesh Paradox
December 06, 2014
Saving Grameen Bank, Sustaining the Bangladesh Paradox
Increasing state control over Grameen Bank will hardly serve the interests of Bangladesh.
Saving Grameen Bank, Sustaining the Bangladesh Paradox
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
December 04, 2014
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
India needs to change its approach towards Chinese participation in SAARC and South Asia.
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
December 01, 2014
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
There a number of reasons why Beijing should complete an ASEAN-China COC for the South China Sea.
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
November 27, 2014
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
The region has made little headway in achieving gender equality.
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
Is China Rethinking the Death Penalty?
November 26, 2014
Is China Rethinking the Death Penalty?
Proposed reforms could continue the trend of decreasing executions in China.
Is China Rethinking the Death Penalty?
China's Prescription for Troubled Xinjiang: The New Silk Road
November 19, 2014
China's Prescription for Troubled Xinjiang: The New Silk Road
The Silk Road plan has important domestic ramifications for China's restive Xinjiang province.
China's Prescription for Troubled Xinjiang: The New Silk Road
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