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In Pursuit of Global Know-how: China’s New Area Studies Policy
August 03, 2018
In Pursuit of Global Know-how: China’s New Area Studies Policy
Beijing is making a concerted push to foster expertise on foreign regions and countries.
In Pursuit of Global Know-how: China’s New Area Studies Policy
Army Day in China Exposes Xi Jinping’s PLA Challenges
August 02, 2018
Army Day in China Exposes Xi Jinping’s PLA Challenges
Problems abound, from closing down PLA businesses to taking care of veterans.
Army Day in China Exposes Xi Jinping’s PLA Challenges
China and Laos' Dam Disaster
August 02, 2018
China and Laos' Dam Disaster
There are strong political motives behind China's fast response.
China and Laos' Dam Disaster
In Xi’s China, the Center Takes Control of Foreign Affairs
August 01, 2018
In Xi’s China, the Center Takes Control of Foreign Affairs
Exploring China's new Central Foreign Affairs Commission.
In Xi’s China, the Center Takes Control of Foreign Affairs
China’s New Foreign Policy Setup
August 01, 2018
China’s New Foreign Policy Setup
How has Xi Jinping remade China's foreign policy apparatus?
China’s New Foreign Policy Setup
China’s Sudden #MeToo Movement
July 31, 2018
China’s Sudden #MeToo Movement
In the past week, accusations of sexual harassment and assault have exploded on Chinese social media.
China’s Sudden #MeToo Movement
China’s Belt and Road Makes Inroads in Africa
July 31, 2018
China’s Belt and Road Makes Inroads in Africa
In Senegal, Rwanda, and Mauritius, China pursues Belt and Road agreements -- with mixed success.
China’s Belt and Road Makes Inroads in Africa
China and the Reconstruction of Syria
July 28, 2018
China and the Reconstruction of Syria
China is in a strong position to shape Syria’s post-war future. So far, it hasn’t done so.
China and the Reconstruction of Syria
Taiwan: When Sports Is Politics
July 27, 2018
Taiwan: When Sports Is Politics
On the cancellation of the East Asian Youth Games and cross-strait relations.
Taiwan: When Sports Is Politics
What Do China’s Military Hawks Think of Trump?
July 26, 2018
What Do China’s Military Hawks Think of Trump?
Well-known hardliners react to the new U.S. security strategy and trade war.
What Do China’s Military Hawks Think of Trump?
Can US Isolationism Boost EU-China Relations?
July 25, 2018
Can US Isolationism Boost EU-China Relations?
Lessons from the 20th EU-China Summit.
Can US Isolationism Boost EU-China Relations?
Xi and the Trade War: The Curse of the Strong Leader
July 23, 2018
Xi and the Trade War: The Curse of the Strong Leader
Xi's dominance means he gets all the praise when things go right -- and all the blame when they don't.
Xi and the Trade War: The Curse of the Strong Leader
How China Is Winning Over the Middle East
July 21, 2018
How China Is Winning Over the Middle East
China is making inroads into the Middle East -- and being welcomed with open arms.
How China Is Winning Over the Middle East
China, UAE Upgrade Partnership During Xi's Visit
July 21, 2018
China, UAE Upgrade Partnership During Xi's Visit
The UAE's enthusiastic welcome of Xi came alongside new deals.
China, UAE Upgrade Partnership During Xi's Visit
Trump’s Trade War on China Is About More Than Trade
July 20, 2018
Trump’s Trade War on China Is About More Than Trade
Forget the trade deficit. The trade war is part of a larger U.S. backlash against China's rise.
Trump’s Trade War on China Is About More Than Trade
China's BRI Bet in the Middle East
July 18, 2018
China's BRI Bet in the Middle East
Can China's efforts survive scrutiny and politics?
China's BRI Bet in the Middle East
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