US, China Talk Ebola, Islamic State, and South China Sea
October 21, 2014
US, China Talk Ebola, Islamic State, and South China Sea
The U.S. and China make some progress on global issues, but remain largely entrenched on bilateral problems.
US, China Talk Ebola, Islamic State, and South China Sea
Occupy Central: Holding Hong Kong’s 'Silent Majority' Hostage
October 18, 2014
Occupy Central: Holding Hong Kong’s 'Silent Majority' Hostage
The majority of Hongkongers are against the protests, which pose a serious threat to the rule of law and social stability.
Occupy Central: Holding Hong Kong’s 'Silent Majority' Hostage
Chinese Premier, Japan’s Prime Minister Meet for First Time
October 18, 2014
Chinese Premier, Japan’s Prime Minister Meet for First Time
A meeting between Li Keqiang and Shinzo Abe gives hope for a Xi-Abe summit. Will the Yasukuni Shrine issue be a roadblock?
Chinese Premier, Japan’s Prime Minister Meet for First Time
Clash Over Forced Eviction Leaves 8 Dead in Yunnan, China
October 17, 2014
Clash Over Forced Eviction Leaves 8 Dead in Yunnan, China
Plus, Taiwan's moves in the South China Sea and an update on the Hong Kong protests. This week's China links.
Clash Over Forced Eviction Leaves 8 Dead in Yunnan, China
'Moral Art,' Mao Zedong, and the CCP's Quest for Soft Power
October 17, 2014
'Moral Art,' Mao Zedong, and the CCP's Quest for Soft Power
Xi's Maoist vision for control over Chinese art is at odds with China's quest to expand its cultural influence abroad.
'Moral Art,' Mao Zedong, and the CCP's Quest for Soft Power
How a Hong Kong Newspaper Became an Occupy Movement Flashpoint
October 17, 2014
How a Hong Kong Newspaper Became an Occupy Movement Flashpoint
The protests outside Apple Daily headquarters provide a microcosm for the larger issues at play.
How a Hong Kong Newspaper Became an Occupy Movement Flashpoint
2 Lessons from the Deadly China-South Korea Fishery Clash
October 16, 2014
2 Lessons from the Deadly China-South Korea Fishery Clash
China and South Korea need to ensure future run-ins don't result in violence.
2 Lessons from the Deadly China-South Korea Fishery Clash
What China’s Increasing Appetite Means for the World
October 16, 2014
What China’s Increasing Appetite Means for the World
Feeding China represents both a tremendous challenge and a significant opportunity.
What China’s Increasing Appetite Means for the World
Has China Found the Cure for Ebola?
October 16, 2014
Has China Found the Cure for Ebola?
A Chinese pharmaceutical company is seeking to fast-track approval of an experimental cure for Ebola.
Has China Found the Cure for Ebola?
China Tries to Kick Its Coal Addiction
October 15, 2014
China Tries to Kick Its Coal Addiction
A long-awaited coal tax aims to stem China's reliance on coal. But is it enough?
China Tries to Kick Its Coal Addiction
The EU and Russia: China's Balancing Act
October 15, 2014
The EU and Russia: China's Balancing Act
In the EU, China finds an economic partner; in Russia, a strategic ally. How does Beijing balance the two?
The EU and Russia: China's Balancing Act
Swatting 'Flies': The Uphill Battle Against China's Corruption Culture
October 15, 2014
Swatting 'Flies': The Uphill Battle Against China's Corruption Culture
Yang Hengjun investigates the role of corruption at the grassroots level.
Swatting 'Flies': The Uphill Battle Against China's Corruption Culture
Hong Kong Police: Triads Infiltrated Occupy Movement
October 14, 2014
Hong Kong Police: Triads Infiltrated Occupy Movement
The news confirms suspicions that organized crime groups helped foment violence against the protestors.
Hong Kong Police: Triads Infiltrated Occupy Movement
Is China’s Money Enough to Unite Central and Eastern Europe?
October 14, 2014
Is China’s Money Enough to Unite Central and Eastern Europe?
China seeks political support through new diplomatic groups. But often its "partners" are only interested in handouts.
Is China’s Money Enough to Unite Central and Eastern Europe?
In Macau, China's 'One Country, Two Systems' Is a Success
October 14, 2014
In Macau, China's 'One Country, Two Systems' Is a Success
3 reasons why Macau won't see Hong Kong-like protests
In Macau, China's 'One Country, Two Systems' Is a Success
Taiwan’s President: Mainland China Needs Democracy
October 12, 2014
Taiwan’s President: Mainland China Needs Democracy
Taiwan's President Ma says that democracy "has never been a monopoly of the west, but is the right of all humankind.”
Taiwan’s President: Mainland China Needs Democracy
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