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China and Saudi Arabia's Burgeoning Defense Ties
November 16, 2016
China and Saudi Arabia's Burgeoning Defense Ties
Tensions in the U.S.-Saudi alliance have China poised to expand its defense ties with Riyadh.
China and Saudi Arabia's Burgeoning Defense Ties
What Does Trump's Election Mean for Taiwan?
November 15, 2016
What Does Trump's Election Mean for Taiwan?
Gauging the implications for cross-strait relations as well as Taiwan's security and economy.
What Does Trump's Election Mean for Taiwan?
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
November 15, 2016
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
Media highlight Xi’s new “core” status, but documents from the Sixth Plenum emphasize on “democratic centralism.”
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
The Cuba Test: China Eyes New Model for Latin America Relations
November 11, 2016
The Cuba Test: China Eyes New Model for Latin America Relations
China's emphasis on "knowledge cooperation" could lead to a reframing of its approach to both Cuba and Latin America.
The Cuba Test: China Eyes New Model for Latin America Relations
What Does China's New Cybersecurity Law Mean for Chinese Internet Companies?
November 10, 2016
What Does China's New Cybersecurity Law Mean for Chinese Internet Companies?
New responsibilities for tech companies will make it hard for smaller firms to survive.
What Does China's New Cybersecurity Law Mean for Chinese Internet Companies?
Is Donald Trump Really Good News for China?
November 10, 2016
Is Donald Trump Really Good News for China?
Some of Trump's foreign policy pronouncements are music to China's ears -- others are anathema.
Is Donald Trump Really Good News for China?
Hong Kong Lawyers Protest Beijing's Overreach
November 09, 2016
Hong Kong Lawyers Protest Beijing's Overreach
Over 2,000 lawyers staged a silent protest over Beijing's recent interpretation of Hong Kong's Basic Law.
Hong Kong Lawyers Protest Beijing's Overreach
Watching the US Presidential Election From China
November 09, 2016
Watching the US Presidential Election From China
What has China thought of the bitter campaign between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump?
Watching the US Presidential Election From China
Hard Times for Chinese Investors in Europe
November 08, 2016
Hard Times for Chinese Investors in Europe
Individual EU countries like Germany are becoming more skeptical toward Chinese investment.
Hard Times for Chinese Investors in Europe
China and Russia Aim to Increase Trade Turnover to $200 Billion by 2020
November 08, 2016
China and Russia Aim to Increase Trade Turnover to $200 Billion by 2020
Beijing and Moscow look to increase trade, but it’s an uphill battle.
China and Russia Aim to Increase Trade Turnover to $200 Billion by 2020
China and the Problem of Elites
November 08, 2016
China and the Problem of Elites
What does China's anti-elitism streak mean for the Communist Party?
China and the Problem of Elites
China Bars Pro-Independence Legislators in Hong Kong
November 07, 2016
China Bars Pro-Independence Legislators in Hong Kong
Hong Kong erupted with more violent protests as the decision came down.
China Bars Pro-Independence Legislators in Hong Kong
China's Tangled Environmental History
November 05, 2016
China's Tangled Environmental History
Qing Dynasty conquests led to an unprecedented rush for resources, but also laid the roots for modern conservation.
China's Tangled Environmental History
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
November 05, 2016
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
The title signals political stability for the coming years and is good for China's future reforms.
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
China Suggests Free Trade Zone For the SCO
November 04, 2016
China Suggests Free Trade Zone For the SCO
Russia says it would be "complicated."
China Suggests Free Trade Zone For the SCO
Cross-Strait Relations Caught in a Time Warp
November 04, 2016
Cross-Strait Relations Caught in a Time Warp
Beijing is dusting off the cross-strait playbook it used under the last DPP president. Will the old approach still work?
Cross-Strait Relations Caught in a Time Warp
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