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China, Russia, Iran: Ports and Power Along the Belt and Road
March 23, 2017
China, Russia, Iran: Ports and Power Along the Belt and Road
If the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor doesn’t live up to the hype, Russia may stand to benefit.
China, Russia, Iran: Ports and Power Along the Belt and Road
The Power of Ports: China’s Maritime March
March 08, 2017
The Power of Ports: China’s Maritime March
Insights from Sam Beatson.
The Power of Ports: China’s Maritime March
France, Italy, and China's 'Belt and Road' Initiative
March 07, 2017
France, Italy, and China's 'Belt and Road' Initiative
European states remained focused on bilateral ties with China, but the 'Belt and Road' must be multilateral to succeed.
France, Italy, and China's 'Belt and Road' Initiative
US Sanctions on Iran: Good or Bad News for China?
February 07, 2017
US Sanctions on Iran: Good or Bad News for China?
Some Chinese are celebrating Trump’s move, but the new sanctions pose economic and political risks for China.
US Sanctions on Iran: Good or Bad News for China?
Pakistan and China: Don't Fear Chabahar Port
January 31, 2017
Pakistan and China: Don't Fear Chabahar Port
A closer look at what Iran's Chabahar port deal with India and Afghanistan really means for China and Pakistan's CPEC.
Pakistan and China: Don't Fear Chabahar Port
What South Korea Thinks of China's 'Belt and Road'
January 14, 2017
What South Korea Thinks of China's 'Belt and Road'
China’s OBOR vision increasingly clashes with South Korea’s own Eurasia Initiative.
What South Korea Thinks of China's 'Belt and Road'
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
January 11, 2017
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
The short working visit produced the predictable statements on Bishkek's commitment to fight the "three evils."
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
India Has Nothing to Fear From China's 'Belt and Road'
January 11, 2017
India Has Nothing to Fear From China's 'Belt and Road'
India is more than capable of helping shape the future of connectivity in Asia.
India Has Nothing to Fear From China's 'Belt and Road'
Building Collapse an Ill-Omen for Kazakh EXPO 2017
November 19, 2016
Building Collapse an Ill-Omen for Kazakh EXPO 2017
Also, a lucrative apartment sale in Manhattan and China’s Central Asian belt.
Building Collapse an Ill-Omen for Kazakh EXPO 2017
Can China's Ambitious OBOR Mesh With Russian Plans in Eurasia?
November 09, 2016
Can China's Ambitious OBOR Mesh With Russian Plans in Eurasia?
Russia realizes the importance of partnership with China, but remains suspicious and cautious.
Can China's Ambitious OBOR Mesh With Russian Plans in Eurasia?
Evaluating the 'Rebalance to Asia': Interview With J. Stapleton Roy
November 02, 2016
Evaluating the 'Rebalance to Asia': Interview With J. Stapleton Roy
A look back at the major developments in U.S. Asia policy under President Obama.
Evaluating the 'Rebalance to Asia': Interview With J. Stapleton Roy
The Belt and Road: Beyond Geopolitics and Development
October 28, 2016
The Belt and Road: Beyond Geopolitics and Development
Political economy, terrorism narratives for state gain, and historical memory; recommended reads.
The Belt and Road: Beyond Geopolitics and Development
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 in Central Asia: Building Border Posts in Tajikistan
September 26, 2016
China in Central Asia: Building Border Posts in Tajikistan
Dushanbe says Beijing will build 11 new posts along the Tajik-Afghan border.
China in Central Asia: Building Border Posts in Tajikistan
China-Thailand Rail Project Back on Track With Cost Agreement
September 21, 2016
China-Thailand Rail Project Back on Track With Cost Agreement
The two sides agree on the cost of the first phase of a key project in Beijing’s infrastructure ambitions in Southeast Asia.
China-Thailand Rail Project Back on Track With Cost Agreement
China, Malaysia Mull Dispute Resolution for ‘Belt and Road’ Countries
September 20, 2016
China, Malaysia Mull Dispute Resolution for ‘Belt and Road’ Countries
Special envoy proposes dispute settlement collaboration to provide legal protection for projects.
China, Malaysia Mull Dispute Resolution for ‘Belt and Road’ Countries
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