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Silk Purses from Sows’ Ears: Russian Railways and the Pig Market Silk Road Stimulus
May 18, 2017
Silk Purses from Sows’ Ears: Russian Railways and the Pig Market Silk Road Stimulus
Win-win cooperation will net oligarchs billions, but the average Russian very little.
Silk Purses from Sows’ Ears: Russian Railways and the Pig Market Silk Road Stimulus
Will China and India Lead The Next Wave of Globalization?
May 16, 2017
Will China and India Lead The Next Wave of Globalization?
Beijing and New Delhi have embraced globalization while Washington seems to be pulling back from it.
Will China and India Lead The Next Wave of Globalization?
One Belt, One Road, One Hegemon? The Geopolitics of China's OBOR Initiative
May 12, 2017
One Belt, One Road, One Hegemon? The Geopolitics of China's OBOR Initiative
What is China's 'One Belt, One Road' initiative all about?
One Belt, One Road, One Hegemon? The Geopolitics of China's OBOR Initiative
Uzbekistan's Next Step: Renewed International Engagement
May 10, 2017
Uzbekistan's Next Step: Renewed International Engagement
High-level officials from international organizations are making the pilgrimage to Tashkent after years of rough relations.
Uzbekistan's Next Step: Renewed International Engagement
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
May 09, 2017
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
As the US focuses inward, China promotes its own take on globalization.
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
How Can China Convince India to Sign Up for 'One Belt, One Road'?
May 05, 2017
How Can China Convince India to Sign Up for 'One Belt, One Road'?
New Delhi has its concerns with OBOR. Are they entirely insurmountable?
How Can China Convince India to Sign Up for 'One Belt, One Road'?
China's Mediterranean Interests and Challenges
May 01, 2017
China's Mediterranean Interests and Challenges
The region is one of expanding interests and growing challenges for Beijing.
China's Mediterranean Interests and Challenges
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
April 24, 2017
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
Linking Kabul to both the China-Pakistan Energy Corridor and OBOR could go a long way in bringing the region together.
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
Kashmir's Reckoning With the Implications of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
March 12, 2017
Kashmir's Reckoning With the Implications of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
How does the China-financed economic corridor affect Kashmir?
Kashmir's Reckoning With the Implications of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
February 04, 2017
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
Beijing is getting better at selling Asia a benign vision, but most of the region is still having trouble buying it.
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
January 17, 2017
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
China's top diplomat in Pakistan meets with Pakistan's army chief to discuss the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
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
China and Sri Lanka: Between a Dream and a Nightmare
November 18, 2016
China and Sri Lanka: Between a Dream and a Nightmare
Colombo is realizing the unintended strategic consequences of closer ties with Beijing.
China and Sri Lanka: Between a Dream and a Nightmare
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?
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