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Trade Wars: China Strikes Back
April 05, 2018
Trade Wars: China Strikes Back
China unveils tariffs on $50 billion in U.S. imports, mirroring the Trump administration's penalties on Chinese goods.
Trade Wars: China Strikes Back
China’s Hardened Stance on Hong Kong and Taiwan
April 04, 2018
China’s Hardened Stance on Hong Kong and Taiwan
Dark days are ahead for Hong Kong and Taiwan as Beijing's hardline strategy continues.
China’s Hardened Stance on Hong Kong and Taiwan
US-China Trade 'Battles' Have Started
April 04, 2018
US-China Trade 'Battles' Have Started
Although the U.S. and China are imposing tit-for-tat tariffs now, the chance of resolving the dispute is still high.  
US-China Trade 'Battles' Have Started
China Renews 'All Weather Friendship' With Zimbabwe's New President
April 04, 2018
China Renews 'All Weather Friendship' With Zimbabwe's New President
Beijing pivoted quickly to embrace Mugabe's successor, and now welcomes President Mnangagwa for a state visit.
China Renews 'All Weather Friendship' With Zimbabwe's New President
China's Flawed Model for Peace
April 03, 2018
China's Flawed Model for Peace
Xi promised to provide “Chinese solutions” to world problems, but its strategy for managing conflict has serious flaws.
China's Flawed Model for Peace
Ahead of Drills in South China Sea, Chinese Foreign Minister Visits Vietnam
April 03, 2018
Ahead of Drills in South China Sea, Chinese Foreign Minister Visits Vietnam
China and Vietnam agree to “cautiously handle maritime issues.”
Ahead of Drills in South China Sea, Chinese Foreign Minister Visits Vietnam
When America Stands up to China
April 02, 2018
When America Stands up to China
Trump is acting in line with a growing consensus in Washington: it's time to get tough on China.
When America Stands up to China
The (Many) Roles of Greenland in China’s Developing Arctic Policy
March 30, 2018
The (Many) Roles of Greenland in China’s Developing Arctic Policy
Chinese engagement with Greenland will be an important test case for the country's Arctic policy.
The (Many) Roles of Greenland in China’s Developing Arctic Policy
Anbang’s Founder on Trial: Did He Plead Guilty or Not?
March 29, 2018
Anbang’s Founder on Trial: Did He Plead Guilty or Not?
The court transcript showed that Wu Xiaohui contested all charges at first, but “expressed remorse for his crime” in the end.
Anbang’s Founder on Trial: Did He Plead Guilty or Not?
China, North Korea Extol 'Traditional Friendship' After Kim Jong-un's Beijing Visit
March 29, 2018
China, North Korea Extol 'Traditional Friendship' After Kim Jong-un's Beijing Visit
Beijing and Pyongyang signal a return to a the sort of close relationship enjoyed under previous leaders.
China, North Korea Extol 'Traditional Friendship' After Kim Jong-un's Beijing Visit
Can China's Great Show of Unity Last?
March 28, 2018
Can China's Great Show of Unity Last?
The CCP is moving full steam ahead toward its 100th anniversary. But what happens after 2021?
Can China's Great Show of Unity Last?
Chinese Foreign Minister's Russia Visit Postponed Amid Nerve Agent Accusations
March 28, 2018
Chinese Foreign Minister's Russia Visit Postponed Amid Nerve Agent Accusations
Despite the change of schedule, China continues to cleave close to Russia during the current crisis.
Chinese Foreign Minister's Russia Visit Postponed Amid Nerve Agent Accusations
What the Arrival of North Korea's ‘Special Train’ in Beijing Means
March 28, 2018
What the Arrival of North Korea's ‘Special Train’ in Beijing Means
Despite the mystery, the apparent North Korean visit sends a clear signal about China's role on the peninsula.
What the Arrival of North Korea's ‘Special Train’ in Beijing Means
After US FONOP, China Intensifies Military Drills in South China Sea
March 26, 2018
After US FONOP, China Intensifies Military Drills in South China Sea
Tensions between China and the United States are rapidly building up.
After US FONOP, China Intensifies Military Drills in South China Sea
What China's Recent Shake up Means for the Economy
March 23, 2018
What China's Recent Shake up Means for the Economy
How to read the recent economic and financial changes in China.
What China's Recent Shake up Means for the Economy
The Quest to Save China’s Finless Porpoises
March 21, 2018
The Quest to Save China’s Finless Porpoises
Finless porpoises are disappearing from the Yangtze River and East China Sea. One woman is trying to save them.
The Quest to Save China’s Finless Porpoises
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