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Why African Nations Welcome China
February 16, 2017
Why African Nations Welcome China
Delivering economic opportunity for the locals goes a long way.
Why African Nations Welcome China
Will China Pay for Syria to Rebuild?
February 16, 2017
Will China Pay for Syria to Rebuild?
China's political and economic incentives aren't enough for it to spend a massive sum helping Syria rebuild.
Will China Pay for Syria to Rebuild?
Many Belts, Many Roads: How China's Provinces Will Tweak a Global Project
February 04, 2017
Many Belts, Many Roads: How China's Provinces Will Tweak a Global Project
OBOR may be a national-level plan, but the provincial governments will mold the project to suit local needs.
Many Belts, Many Roads: How China's Provinces Will Tweak a Global Project
China’s Economy: The New Normal and the Virtuous Circle
February 02, 2017
China’s Economy: The New Normal and the Virtuous Circle
China has played its own economic game. Time to throw out the economic textbooks?
China’s Economy: The New Normal and the Virtuous Circle
The Limits of China's 'Silk Road' to Europe
January 13, 2017
The Limits of China's 'Silk Road' to Europe
The rail links between China and Europe may be too limited to significantly change its geostrategic circumstances.
The Limits of China's 'Silk Road' to Europe
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy in 2016: Flashbacks, Challenges, and Opportunities
December 28, 2016
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy in 2016: Flashbacks, Challenges, and Opportunities
Did 2016 represent a foreign policy turning point for Pakistan?
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy in 2016: Flashbacks, Challenges, and Opportunities
Germany Wants Europe to Help Shape China's Belt and Road Initiative
December 17, 2016
Germany Wants Europe to Help Shape China's Belt and Road Initiative
Berlin wants to manage the geopolitical implications and to ensure the economic sustainability of China’s pet project.
Germany Wants Europe to Help Shape China's Belt and Road Initiative
What Happened at Sri Lanka’s Maritime Security Conference This Year?
December 10, 2016
What Happened at Sri Lanka’s Maritime Security Conference This Year?
A brief look at some of the key issues explored at the seventh iteration of the Galle Dialogue last month.
What Happened at Sri Lanka’s Maritime Security Conference This Year?
Trade Connectivity: The Missing Link in the Belt and Road
November 23, 2016
Trade Connectivity: The Missing Link in the Belt and Road
China’s Central Asia plans need more than infrastructure if they are to reach their potential.
Trade Connectivity: The Missing Link in the 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
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
China, Iran, and 'One Belt, One Road'
October 25, 2016
China, Iran, and 'One Belt, One Road'
Will Iran become drawn into China's 'One Belt, One Road' orbit in Pakistan?
China, Iran, and 'One Belt, One Road'
At the 2016 Xiangshan Forum, China Outlines a Vision for Regional Security Governance
October 15, 2016
At the 2016 Xiangshan Forum, China Outlines a Vision for Regional Security Governance
Beijing has a plan for a new regional security architecture, and it’s not based around alliances.
At the 2016 Xiangshan Forum, China Outlines a Vision for Regional Security Governance
The New Buzzword in Chinese Foreign Policy
September 30, 2016
The New Buzzword in Chinese Foreign Policy
'Global governance' is the new big buzzword in Chinese foreign policy.
The New Buzzword in Chinese Foreign Policy
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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