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Belt and Road Brings Chinese Finance to the Gulf
May 17, 2019
Belt and Road Brings Chinese Finance to the Gulf
The Gulf is emerging as an important center in China's efforts to internationalize its currency and financial dealings.
Belt and Road Brings Chinese Finance to the Gulf
After US Places Huawei on Blacklist, China Formally Arrests 2 Canadians for Spying
May 17, 2019
After US Places Huawei on Blacklist, China Formally Arrests 2 Canadians for Spying
The triangular row between China, the United States, and Canada over Huawei is getting even more dramatic.
After US Places Huawei on Blacklist, China Formally Arrests 2 Canadians for Spying
Huawei, China, and Trump’s Trade War
May 17, 2019
Huawei, China, and Trump’s Trade War
What to make of a Huawei ban as trade tensions between the U.S. and China soar.
Huawei, China, and Trump’s Trade War
China and Japan’s Rapprochement Continues – For Now
May 16, 2019
China and Japan’s Rapprochement Continues – For Now
Yang Jiechi is set to travel to Japan this week, the latest high-level exchange in the thawed relationship.
China and Japan’s Rapprochement Continues – For Now
China and the Nuclear Debate
May 15, 2019
China and the Nuclear Debate
China’s nuclear energy sector is expanding amid the glow of positive public opinion.
China and the Nuclear Debate
US Moves Toward Tariff Hikes on Another $300 Billion in Chinese Goods
May 14, 2019
US Moves Toward Tariff Hikes on Another $300 Billion in Chinese Goods
The trade war truce is officially dead, despite continuing negotiations toward an elusive deal.
US Moves Toward Tariff Hikes on Another $300 Billion in Chinese Goods
How Trump and Xi Will Shape US-China Relations
May 13, 2019
How Trump and Xi Will Shape US-China Relations
A look at what the two leaders have in common -- and where they differ.
How Trump and Xi Will Shape US-China Relations
China’s Global Port Play
May 11, 2019
China’s Global Port Play
China’s port building plans are more complex than conventional wisdom suggests.
China’s Global Port Play
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
May 10, 2019
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
The World Health Organization has declined to invite Taiwan for the third consecutive year at the behest of Beijing.
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
May 08, 2019
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
It’s important to resist oversimplified narratives about U.S.-China relations.
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
May 08, 2019
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
Chinese media reported that "negative information" had crashed the market, never mentioning the U.S. Tweeter-in-Chief
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
May 07, 2019
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
If Xi Jinping isn’t positioning himself and his nation to rectify the issue of Taiwan once and for all, then who will?
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
May 04, 2019
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
Taiwan has not fully opened its doors to dissidents, despite recent high-profile cases.
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
May 03, 2019
The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
From port competition to the Somaliland issue, China and the UAE's conflicting interests in the region are not easy to reconcile.
The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
Making the Belt and Road Environmentally Sustainable
May 03, 2019
Making the Belt and Road Environmentally Sustainable
‘Greening’ the BRI is a two-way street that starts in Beijing.
Making the Belt and Road Environmentally Sustainable
Are China-France Relations in Trouble?
May 03, 2019
Are China-France Relations in Trouble?
Even as the two celebrate cultural ties, political and economic tensions remain in the foreground.
Are China-France Relations in Trouble?
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