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Contemporary Art and Soft Power: Lessons From Southern China
April 12, 2018
Contemporary Art and Soft Power: Lessons From Southern China
Local governments emphasize modern art museums in a quest to attract visitors. But this may actually hurt organic art creation.
Contemporary Art and Soft Power: Lessons From Southern China
China’s Top News Apps Fall Victim to Government Ban — Again
April 11, 2018
China’s Top News Apps Fall Victim to Government Ban — Again
China’s regulators order permanent removal or complete cleanup of these apps for improper content.
China’s Top News Apps Fall Victim to Government Ban — Again
Chinese President Announces Detailed Plans to Further Open Market
April 10, 2018
Chinese President Announces Detailed Plans to Further Open Market
This is an apparent concessional response to Trump’s trade policy, even though Beijing won’t admit it.
Chinese President Announces Detailed Plans to Further Open Market
China, Russia 'Show Americans' Their Close Relationship
April 10, 2018
China, Russia 'Show Americans' Their Close Relationship
Twin visits to Russia by China's foreign and defense ministers send a clear signal of China-Russia cooperation.
China, Russia 'Show Americans' Their Close Relationship
Xiong’an New Area: 1,000 Years of Government Intervention
April 07, 2018
Xiong’an New Area: 1,000 Years of Government Intervention
1,000 years before Xi Jinping proclaimed the Xiong'an New Area, the Northern Song Dynasty turned the area into a swamp.
Xiong’an New Area: 1,000 Years of Government Intervention
Thailand's Kra Canal: China's Way Around the Malacca Strait
April 06, 2018
Thailand's Kra Canal: China's Way Around the Malacca Strait
A 200-year-old dream might finally become a reality under China's Belt and Road.
Thailand's Kra Canal: China's Way Around the Malacca Strait
Imperfect Democracy: The Way for Marriage Equality in Taiwan
April 06, 2018
Imperfect Democracy: The Way for Marriage Equality in Taiwan
Will Civil Code amendments or new legislation best serve the rights of same-sex couples in Taiwan?
Imperfect Democracy: The Way for Marriage Equality in Taiwan
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?
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