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The West's Difficult China Choice
September 04, 2018
The West's Difficult China Choice
China, the West and the question of loyalty.
The West's Difficult China Choice
Is eSwatini on the Brink of Cutting Ties With Taiwan?
September 04, 2018
Is eSwatini on the Brink of Cutting Ties With Taiwan?
A new report says eSwatini is trying to establish diplomatic ties with China.
Is eSwatini on the Brink of Cutting Ties With Taiwan?
Where America and China Stand on the Taiwan Issue
September 02, 2018
Where America and China Stand on the Taiwan Issue
A complex set of interactions are fueling tensions.
Where America and China Stand on the Taiwan Issue
Liu Yadong, Mr. Science, and China’s Shaky Modernity
August 31, 2018
Liu Yadong, Mr. Science, and China’s Shaky Modernity
The editor of a state-affiliated magazine laments the lack of “scientific spirit” in Chinese society.
Liu Yadong, Mr. Science, and China’s Shaky Modernity
Can China Burnish Its Image in South Africa?
August 31, 2018
Can China Burnish Its Image in South Africa?
A closer look at the state of ties between the two countries.
Can China Burnish Its Image in South Africa?
Is the Trade War Impacting US Views of China?
August 29, 2018
Is the Trade War Impacting US Views of China?
A new survey hints at the (limited) impact of government policy on public opinion.
Is the Trade War Impacting US Views of China?
Communist China’s Crackdown on Labor Protesters
August 28, 2018
Communist China’s Crackdown on Labor Protesters
China’s rhetorical embrace of Marx hasn’t prevented the arrests of activists supporting an independent trade union.
Communist China’s Crackdown on Labor Protesters
China Wants More Chinese to Work in International Organizations
August 24, 2018
China Wants More Chinese to Work in International Organizations
China is revamping its human resource deployment to organizations like the UN.
China Wants More Chinese to Work in International Organizations
The Misconceptions at the Heart of the US-China Trade War
August 23, 2018
The Misconceptions at the Heart of the US-China Trade War
Talks won't do much good unless both sides come to understand how their opponent thinks about the issues.
The Misconceptions at the Heart of the US-China Trade War
How China Is Polarized by America
August 22, 2018
How China Is Polarized by America
Chinese elites are sharply divided in their thinking on the trade war — and China-U.S. relations in general.
How China Is Polarized by America
Taiwan’s Growing Diplomatic Isolation
August 22, 2018
Taiwan’s Growing Diplomatic Isolation
The number of countries maintaining diplomatic ties with Taiwan continues to dwindle.
Taiwan’s Growing Diplomatic Isolation
Days After Tsai Ing-wen Wraps Up Houston Stopover, Taiwan Loses Another Ally to China
August 21, 2018
Days After Tsai Ing-wen Wraps Up Houston Stopover, Taiwan Loses Another Ally to China
Cutting ties with Taiwan, the Republic of El Salvador established diplomatic relations with China.
Days After Tsai Ing-wen Wraps Up Houston Stopover, Taiwan Loses Another Ally to China
Is China Increasing Its Military Presence in Syria?
August 20, 2018
Is China Increasing Its Military Presence in Syria?
Parsing China's current -- and future -- involvement in the Syrian conflict.
Is China Increasing Its Military Presence in Syria?
Little Brothers Together: Turkey Turns to China
August 18, 2018
Little Brothers Together: Turkey Turns to China
Erodgan's pursuit of China amid worsening ties with the West could have negative consequences for Turkey.
Little Brothers Together: Turkey Turns to China
China’s ‘New Type of Party System’: A ‘Multiparty’ System for Foreign Consumption?
August 17, 2018
China’s ‘New Type of Party System’: A ‘Multiparty’ System for Foreign Consumption?
The CCP rebrands China’s political party system for external propaganda.
China’s ‘New Type of Party System’: A ‘Multiparty’ System for Foreign Consumption?
To Encourage More Births, Chinese Specialists Propose Birth Fund, Childless Tax
August 17, 2018
To Encourage More Births, Chinese Specialists Propose Birth Fund, Childless Tax
The proposals triggered a large wave of criticism and sarcasm online.
To Encourage More Births, Chinese Specialists Propose Birth Fund, Childless Tax
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