China Threatens Taiwan’s Reputation
April 19, 2014
China Threatens Taiwan’s Reputation
It is China's unification agenda that threatens Taiwan's international reputation, not the Sunflower Movement.
China Threatens Taiwan’s Reputation
China Could Come Around On International IP Law
February 28, 2014
China Could Come Around On International IP Law
Compliance with international intellectual property law may be on the horizon for China.
China Could Come Around On International IP Law
Colleen Hanabusa
January 30, 2014
Colleen Hanabusa
The Diplomat’s Justin McDonnell spoke with Rep. Colleen Hanabusa [D-HI1] about the U.S. “pivot,” the TPP, immigration, and the role of Hawaii in America’s Asia-Pacific strategy.
Colleen Hanabusa
4 Points for Obama’s Asia Trip in April 2014
November 21, 2013
4 Points for Obama’s Asia Trip in April 2014
Obama can expect some difficult conversations when he heads to Asia in April.
4 Points for Obama’s Asia Trip in April 2014
Who Resurrected the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?
November 20, 2013
Who Resurrected the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?
Long considered dead, the prospect of a China-Australia Free Trade Agreement has gained new life.
Who Resurrected the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?
The Case for a Trans-Pacific Naval Partnership
October 18, 2013
The Case for a Trans-Pacific Naval Partnership
The U.S. and allies should form a naval counterpart to the TPP to ensure maritime security in the region.
The Case for a Trans-Pacific Naval Partnership
Can $150 Melons Boost Japan’s Post-TPP Agriculture Exports?
October 16, 2013
Can $150 Melons Boost Japan’s Post-TPP Agriculture Exports?
Trade deal may open the doors for high-end Japanese fruit, rice and beef exports.
Can $150 Melons Boost Japan’s Post-TPP Agriculture Exports?
Japan Faces Hurdles in Next Round of TPP Talks
August 22, 2013
Japan Faces Hurdles in Next Round of TPP Talks
With the next round of TPP talks starting today, Japan faces some major challenges.
Japan Faces Hurdles in Next Round of TPP Talks
Why Japan Must Join the TPP
June 05, 2013
Why Japan Must Join the TPP
For Japan to really be “back” it needs to sustain its growth. Joining the TPP would be an important first step.
Why Japan Must Join the TPP
China May Join US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
May 31, 2013
China May Join US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
On Thursday Beijing said it is studying the possibility of joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade talks.
China May Join US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
America’s Undiminished Power of Attraction
May 14, 2013
America’s Undiminished Power of Attraction
The possibility of free trade agreements such as TAFTA and TPP could change the game of world politics.
America’s Undiminished Power of Attraction
America's Pivot to Asia: A Report Card
May 05, 2013
America's Pivot to Asia: A Report Card
The pivot is a smart policy which is more nuanced than most people realize. But its China blind spot could be its undoing.
America's Pivot to Asia: A Report Card
From Pivot, to Rebalance, Now “Pacific Dream”
April 16, 2013
From Pivot, to Rebalance, Now “Pacific Dream”
While Xi Jinping may have his “Chinese Dream,” John Kerry has crafted his own “Pacific Dream.”
From Pivot, to Rebalance, Now “Pacific Dream”
Place Your Bets: Will TPP Talks Succeed?
March 26, 2013
Place Your Bets: Will TPP Talks Succeed?
Resistance to the TPP is already coming from China and certain sectors in Japan. Will a deal happen?
Place Your Bets: Will TPP Talks Succeed?
Various Congressional Democrats Oppose Japan’s TPP Bid
March 18, 2013
Various Congressional Democrats Oppose Japan’s TPP Bid
Members of Congress from Obama’s own party have concerns about Japan’s TPP interest.
Various Congressional Democrats Oppose Japan’s TPP Bid
Japan's Trans-Pacific Partnership Play
March 08, 2013
Japan's Trans-Pacific Partnership Play
Reports suggest Japan could join TPP talks. But will ingrained interests kill a potential deal?
Japan's Trans-Pacific Partnership Play
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