Are the Good Times Over For Australia?
December 18, 2014
Are the Good Times Over For Australia?
Growth is slowing, while debt and unemployment are on the rise.
Are the Good Times Over For Australia?
China’s Balkan Gamble
December 15, 2014
China’s Balkan Gamble
Why is China investing so much in the debt-burdened Balkans?
China’s Balkan Gamble
Opportunity for Beijing and Washington in Venezuela’s Oil Crisis
December 11, 2014
Opportunity for Beijing and Washington in Venezuela’s Oil Crisis
China and the U.S. could join forces for a more sustainable oil policy in Venezuela.
Opportunity for Beijing and Washington in Venezuela’s Oil Crisis
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
Can Indonesia Be Better for Business?
December 08, 2014
Can Indonesia Be Better for Business?
Jokowi promises to improve the country’s ease of doing business, but he’ll have a lot of red tape to cut through first.
Can Indonesia Be Better for Business?
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
December 08, 2014
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
If Chinese authorities keep going after foreign multinationals, ASEAN could be the winner.
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
China Takes Another Step Forward in War on Pollution
December 08, 2014
China Takes Another Step Forward in War on Pollution
A new environmental protection fund is another step forward in China’s battle against pollution.
China Takes Another Step Forward in War on Pollution
Low Oil Prices Won’t Last
December 07, 2014
Low Oil Prices Won’t Last
The fall in crude prices benefits many Asian countries, but the good news may be short lived.
Low Oil Prices Won’t Last
Could Cheaper Crude Fuel India’s Economic Reboot?
December 07, 2014
Could Cheaper Crude Fuel India’s Economic Reboot?
The fall in oil prices could not have come at a better time for India.
Could Cheaper Crude Fuel India’s Economic Reboot?
The Environmental Implications of China’s New Bank
December 05, 2014
The Environmental Implications of China’s New Bank
Political wisdom will be needed to manage the environmental consequences of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
The Environmental Implications of China’s New Bank
Indian States Need a Free Trade Deal
December 04, 2014
Indian States Need a Free Trade Deal
India is advancing international trade deals, but it still hasn’t solved its domestic trade woes.
Indian States Need a Free Trade Deal
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
December 04, 2014
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
The AIIB offers the region an additional source to fund infrastructure. This should be welcomed.
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
China's Economy: Don’t Bet on Beijing
December 02, 2014
China's Economy: Don’t Bet on Beijing
A recent report makes clear the enormous challenges facing China’s economy.
China's Economy: Don’t Bet on Beijing
Sino-Israeli Economic Ties Blossoming
December 01, 2014
Sino-Israeli Economic Ties Blossoming
With its impressive R&D, Israel is emerging as a small but pivotal partner for China.
Sino-Israeli Economic Ties Blossoming
How Ukraine Is Changing Global Energy Flows
November 30, 2014
How Ukraine Is Changing Global Energy Flows
Increasingly isolated by the crisis, Russia is looking East for new energy markets.
How Ukraine Is Changing Global Energy Flows
Talking Trade With India
November 30, 2014
Talking Trade With India
The U.S. should look to take advantage of some recent breakthroughs on the trade front.
Talking Trade With India
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