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Speaking of the South China Sea: International Law, Arbitrals, and Central Asia
July 16, 2016
Speaking of the South China Sea: International Law, Arbitrals, and Central Asia
Also Uzbek militants and Tajikistan forgot the insulin; weekend reads.
Speaking of the South China Sea: International Law, Arbitrals, and Central Asia
Gazprom Plans $1.5 Billion Investment in Kyrgyz Gas Pipelines
June 07, 2016
Gazprom Plans $1.5 Billion Investment in Kyrgyz Gas Pipelines
Russian PM Medvedev's visit underscored strong Kyrgyzstan-Russia relations, perhaps smoothing recent frustrations.
Gazprom Plans $1.5 Billion Investment in Kyrgyz Gas Pipelines
Russia’s Gazprom Stops Buying Gas from Turkmenistan
January 06, 2016
Russia’s Gazprom Stops Buying Gas from Turkmenistan
The announcement illustrates how corroded gas relations between Ashgabat and Moscow have gotten.
Russia’s Gazprom Stops Buying Gas from Turkmenistan
China, Russia Try to Brave Economic Headwinds
December 18, 2015
China, Russia Try to Brave Economic Headwinds
Prime Minister Medvedev and Premier Li recommit to closer economic ties, despite lackluster trade numbers for 2015.
China, Russia Try to Brave Economic Headwinds
 Russia-Vietnam: Cooperation in the Arctic?
December 11, 2015
Russia-Vietnam: Cooperation in the Arctic?
The two countries look likely to strengthen ties in the energy sector.
Russia-Vietnam: Cooperation in the Arctic?
Can Europe Fill the Gap in China-Russia Relations?
October 31, 2015
Can Europe Fill the Gap in China-Russia Relations?
Can Central and Eastern Europe be the bridge that unites China, Russia, and the EU?
Can Europe Fill the Gap in China-Russia Relations?
The Heavy-Handed Russian Move Nobody’s Talking About
August 06, 2015
The Heavy-Handed Russian Move Nobody’s Talking About
Across the Caspian, in the Caucasus, Russia's energy and geopolitical objectives collide.
The Heavy-Handed Russian Move Nobody’s Talking About
Russia Takes Turkmenistan To Court Over the Price of Gas
July 28, 2015
Russia Takes Turkmenistan To Court Over the Price of Gas
The gas spat between Gazprom and Turkmengaz continues.
Russia Takes Turkmenistan To Court Over the Price of Gas
Squabbling Energy Oligarchs Threaten Moscow’s LNG Plans
July 24, 2015
Squabbling Energy Oligarchs Threaten Moscow’s LNG Plans
Russia is at risk of missing out on Asia’s giant gas market.
Squabbling Energy Oligarchs Threaten Moscow’s LNG Plans
At Russia's Military Parade, Putin and Xi Cement Ties
May 09, 2015
At Russia's Military Parade, Putin and Xi Cement Ties
China and Russia emphasized their common vision (of both history and the future) during the Victory Day celebrations.
At Russia's Military Parade, Putin and Xi Cement Ties
Premier Li Keqiang’s Recession Tour
October 19, 2014
Premier Li Keqiang’s Recession Tour
China’s premier has sought to bolster economies ties with some of Europe’s largest economies.
Premier Li Keqiang’s Recession Tour
The Significance of the China-Russia Gas Deal
May 24, 2014
The Significance of the China-Russia Gas Deal
Russia’s efforts to get the deal signed suggest that events in Ukraine have had an impact.
The Significance of the China-Russia Gas Deal
China and Russia Sign Massive Natural Gas Deal
May 21, 2014
China and Russia Sign Massive Natural Gas Deal
After 10 years of negotiations, the two sides have finally reached an agreement on the $400 billion deal.
China and Russia Sign Massive Natural Gas Deal
China, Russia Fail to Close Gas Deal
May 20, 2014
China, Russia Fail to Close Gas Deal
Hopes that China and Russia would finish decade-long negotiations on a natural gas deal proved premature.
China, Russia Fail to Close Gas Deal
Singapore Emerges as LNG Trading Hub
September 17, 2013
Singapore Emerges as LNG Trading Hub
An ambitious yet feasible program could have profound implications for the LNG market.
Singapore Emerges as LNG Trading Hub
Russia’s Energy Deals with East Asia: Who Wins?
July 03, 2013
Russia’s Energy Deals with East Asia: Who Wins?
Some huge deals have been inked recently, and one clear winner has emerged.
Russia’s Energy Deals with East Asia: Who Wins?
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