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Hong Kong and the US-China New Cold War
May 16, 2019
Hong Kong and the US-China New Cold War
Will Hong Kong be a “Free World outpost” or a bastion for “Red China”?
Hong Kong and the US-China New Cold War
Nepal Inching Toward China
May 09, 2019
Nepal Inching Toward China
Warnings of a debt trap aside, there is consensus in Nepal on the benefits to be had from the Belt and Road Initiative.
Nepal Inching Toward China
Bangladesh’s China-India Balance
May 06, 2019
Bangladesh’s China-India Balance
In the energy sector especially, Bangladesh aims to exploit the balance of power between China and India.
Bangladesh’s China-India Balance
Are the Gloves Coming Off in China-Germany Economic Relations?
May 03, 2019
Are the Gloves Coming Off in China-Germany Economic Relations?
As Germany shifts its China approach, Huawei is in the crosshairs.
Are the Gloves Coming Off in China-Germany Economic Relations?
Putin in Beijing: What Drives China-Russia Relations?
May 01, 2019
Putin in Beijing: What Drives China-Russia Relations?
Market complementarity, political pressures, and the old dictum to follow profit shape Sino-Russian economic ties.
Putin in Beijing: What Drives China-Russia Relations?
Halal Tourism on the Rise in Asia, Just Not in China
April 24, 2019
Halal Tourism on the Rise in Asia, Just Not in China
As Beijing connects to the world's largest Muslim markets, its attention to halal tourism lags behind Taiwan's efforts.
Halal Tourism on the Rise in Asia, Just Not in China
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion Part 2: Missile and Naval Domains
April 19, 2019
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion Part 2: Missile and Naval Domains
What would be the role of China's missile and naval forces in an invasion of Taiwan?
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion Part 2: Missile and Naval Domains
The Belt and Road: The Good, the Bad, and the Mixed
April 15, 2019
The Belt and Road: The Good, the Bad, and the Mixed
Demystifying China’s Belt and Road Initiative through 3 case studies.
The Belt and Road: The Good, the Bad, and the Mixed
The Afghan National Unity Government’s ‘China Card’ Approach to Pakistan: Part 2
April 12, 2019
The Afghan National Unity Government’s ‘China Card’ Approach to Pakistan: Part 2
The NUG has seen more success than its predecessors in appealing to China – largely thanks to the Belt and Road.
The Afghan National Unity Government’s ‘China Card’ Approach to Pakistan: Part 2
How the US Can Win Its Trade War With China
April 10, 2019
How the US Can Win Its Trade War With China
History provides the blueprint for a winning deal.
How the US Can Win Its Trade War With China
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
April 06, 2019
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
China is doubling down on Pakistan – and this time, it's determined to keep militancy from damaging the relationship.
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
Why China’s Economic Reforms Often Backslide
April 05, 2019
Why China’s Economic Reforms Often Backslide
China’s “seesaw economy” is the result of an unempowered market that plays second fiddle to political objectives.
Why China’s Economic Reforms Often Backslide
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
April 03, 2019
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
How would the PLA use its air power in a Taiwan invasion in a late 2019 time frame?
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
Brunei: Huawei’s Foothold in Southeast Asia
April 03, 2019
Brunei: Huawei’s Foothold in Southeast Asia
Huawei’s already substantial presence in the sultanate is likely to extend to building Brunei’s 5G network.
Brunei: Huawei’s Foothold in Southeast Asia
How China Used the Swedish Ambassador to Threaten Angela Gui
March 28, 2019
How China Used the Swedish Ambassador to Threaten Angela Gui
Foreign citizens are increasingly being used to carry out the dirty work of the Chinese regime.
How China Used the Swedish Ambassador to Threaten Angela Gui
China’s Bid for the Heart and Soul of Italy
March 26, 2019
China’s Bid for the Heart and Soul of Italy
Italy has officially joined China’s Belt and Road. But at home and abroad, not everyone is happy with the move.
China’s Bid for the Heart and Soul of Italy
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