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China Says List of ‘Unreliable’ Foreign Firms Coming Soon
June 07, 2019
China Says List of ‘Unreliable’ Foreign Firms Coming Soon
We’ll soon know what companies Beijing is going to target in retaliation for the U.S. move to blacklist Huawei.
China Says List of ‘Unreliable’ Foreign Firms Coming Soon
Hong Kong Court: Same-Sex Couples Entitled to Spousal Benefits
June 06, 2019
Hong Kong Court: Same-Sex Couples Entitled to Spousal Benefits
The ruling is viewed as a step toward LGBT equality in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Court: Same-Sex Couples Entitled to Spousal Benefits
Can China and Russia Cash in on Their 'Best Period' of Relations?
June 06, 2019
Can China and Russia Cash in on Their 'Best Period' of Relations?
Despite strategic convergence, and a public bromance between Putin and Xi, China-Russia economic relations remain underdeveloped.
Can China and Russia Cash in on Their 'Best Period' of Relations?
Why Did China’s Foreign Ministry Make Its Debut on Weibo?
June 05, 2019
Why Did China’s Foreign Ministry Make Its Debut on Weibo?
Explaining MOFA’s foray into domestic public diplomacy.
Why Did China’s Foreign Ministry Make Its Debut on Weibo?
Beijing After Tiananmen, Part 2: Life Under Martial Law
June 05, 2019
Beijing After Tiananmen, Part 2: Life Under Martial Law
Curfews, army checkpoints, and most of all pervasive fear marked life in Beijing after June 4, 1989.
Beijing After Tiananmen, Part 2: Life Under Martial Law
Beijing After Tiananmen: Part 1
June 03, 2019
Beijing After Tiananmen: Part 1
The massacre of protesters on June 4, 1989 was not the end of Beijing’s summer of terror.
Beijing After Tiananmen: Part 1
Eye for An Eye: China to Establish ‘Unreliable Entity List’
June 01, 2019
Eye for An Eye: China to Establish ‘Unreliable Entity List’
The move is obvious retaliation against U.S. ban on Huawei and U.S. companies are the ones to be punished.
Eye for An Eye: China to Establish ‘Unreliable Entity List’
China’s Changing Role on the Korean Peninsula
May 31, 2019
China’s Changing Role on the Korean Peninsula
It is striking that China’s policies are so clearly ill-adapted to the changing situation on the Korean Peninsula.
China’s Changing Role on the Korean Peninsula
Is China Ready to Take Its Economic Coercion Into the Open?
May 31, 2019
Is China Ready to Take Its Economic Coercion Into the Open?
Previous moves targeting Japan, the Philippines, and South Korea, have all been pointedly unofficial.
Is China Ready to Take Its Economic Coercion Into the Open?
Why Did Beijing Suppress Wang Yang’s Remarks on Taiwan?
May 30, 2019
Why Did Beijing Suppress Wang Yang’s Remarks on Taiwan?
The Politburo Standing Committee member spoke candidly at a cross-strait media summit – apparently too candidly.
Why Did Beijing Suppress Wang Yang’s Remarks on Taiwan?
Why Is China Sending Top Military Brass to Shangri-La 2019?
May 29, 2019
Why Is China Sending Top Military Brass to Shangri-La 2019?
For the first time since 2011, China will be represented at the regional security forum by its defense minister.
Why Is China Sending Top Military Brass to Shangri-La 2019?
Chinese Tourism to US Drops for First Time in 15 Years
May 29, 2019
Chinese Tourism to US Drops for First Time in 15 Years
Amid the trade war, Chinese tourists are finding other destinations.
Chinese Tourism to US Drops for First Time in 15 Years
The Sino-Vietnam War and China’s Long Route to Winning
May 24, 2019
The Sino-Vietnam War and China’s Long Route to Winning
A little-known war helped shape the future of Southeast Asia.
The Sino-Vietnam War and China’s Long Route to Winning
China’s Curious Absence From a BRICS Business Conference
May 24, 2019
China’s Curious Absence From a BRICS Business Conference
The Eurasian Society’s conference in Washington, D.C. featured presentations from all the BRICS member states – except China.
China’s Curious Absence From a BRICS Business Conference
Where Does Tibet Fit Into the US-China Relationship?
May 24, 2019
Where Does Tibet Fit Into the US-China Relationship?
With the U.S. ambassador's visit, Tibet may again be poised to play a larger role in US-China relations.
Where Does Tibet Fit Into the US-China Relationship?
The Cold Reality of Tiananmen at 30
May 22, 2019
The Cold Reality of Tiananmen at 30
The world may care about the anniversary on June 4, but the Chinese public has moved on.
The Cold Reality of Tiananmen at 30
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