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Cape Verde: A Blueprint for China's Positive Role in Africa
October 28, 2016
Cape Verde: A Blueprint for China's Positive Role in Africa
Why is China so interested in one of Africa's smallest countries?
Cape Verde: A Blueprint for China's Positive Role in Africa
Hong Kong Has Its First Contender for Next Chief Executive
October 27, 2016
Hong Kong Has Its First Contender for Next Chief Executive
Retired High Court judge Woo Kwok-hing becomes the first to officially declare his candidacy for the 2017 race.
Hong Kong Has Its First Contender for Next Chief Executive
Who Will Be Enthroned at China’s 19th Party Congress?
October 26, 2016
Who Will Be Enthroned at China’s 19th Party Congress?
Reading the tea leaves ahead of China's leadership reshuffle next year.
Who Will Be Enthroned at China’s 19th Party Congress?
Evaluating China’s Cyber Power
October 26, 2016
Evaluating China’s Cyber Power
China's approach to a nationally framed cyber power is self-defeating.
Evaluating China’s Cyber Power
China's Succession Games
October 24, 2016
China's Succession Games
Speculating about China's next leaders distracts from the real issues: the Party's policy debates.
China's Succession Games
What China Is Missing as It Watches the US Presidential Campaign
October 24, 2016
What China Is Missing as It Watches the US Presidential Campaign
The worst aspects of Trumpism are already entrenched in China.
What China Is Missing as It Watches the US Presidential Campaign
Improving Governance In China
October 24, 2016
Improving Governance In China
The current plenum could be an important milestone for China.
Improving Governance In China
China's Sixth Plenum Begins With a Focus on Intra-Party Discipline: What to Expect
October 24, 2016
China's Sixth Plenum Begins With a Focus on Intra-Party Discipline: What to Expect
The Sixth Plenum of the 18th Party Congress is about to kick off. Here's what to watch for.
China's Sixth Plenum Begins With a Focus on Intra-Party Discipline: What to Expect
Hong Kong's Executive and Legislative Branches Clash
October 19, 2016
Hong Kong's Executive and Legislative Branches Clash
Pro-Beijing legislators staged a walkout, preventing two localist legislators from being sworn in.
Hong Kong's Executive and Legislative Branches Clash
Is the Belt and Road Initiative Globalizing China’s National Security Policy?
October 17, 2016
Is the Belt and Road Initiative Globalizing China’s National Security Policy?
Chinese security policy experts use potential threats to BRI projects to highlight the necessity of a globalized security posture.
Is the Belt and Road Initiative Globalizing China’s National Security Policy?
China Arrests Foreign Casino Employees in Latest Crackdown
October 17, 2016
China Arrests Foreign Casino Employees in Latest Crackdown
Arrested for "gambling crimes," the 18 were involved in visa operations for a company helping Chinese go abroad to gamble.
China Arrests Foreign Casino Employees in Latest Crackdown
South Korea Sees Frictions With China's Maritime Militia: What's Next?
October 14, 2016
South Korea Sees Frictions With China's Maritime Militia: What's Next?
China is walking a tightrope, balancing foreign relations in one hand and the nationalism of its people in the other.
South Korea Sees Frictions With China's Maritime Militia: What's Next?
Hong Kong Legislature Descends Into Chaos
October 13, 2016
Hong Kong Legislature Descends Into Chaos
Politicians from both the protest movement and the pro-Beijing camp fueled a combative swearing-in ceremony.
Hong Kong Legislature Descends Into Chaos
Is America Really China’s Greatest National Security Threat?
October 11, 2016
Is America Really China’s Greatest National Security Threat?
A recent Pew survey sheds light on China’s relationship with the outside world, in particular the United States
Is America Really China’s Greatest National Security Threat?
Two Chinas: The <em>Nomenklatura</em> and the Rest
October 10, 2016
Two Chinas: The Nomenklatura and the Rest
China's elites are unable to reckon with the concerns of ordinary Chinese, much like the Soviet nomenklatura.
Two Chinas: The Nomenklatura and the Rest
A Post-Brexit UK Rapprochement With China? Don't Count On It
October 10, 2016
A Post-Brexit UK Rapprochement With China? Don't Count On It
London may be forced to turn to Beijing, but China has bigger fish to fry.
A Post-Brexit UK Rapprochement With China? Don't Count On It
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