Menu
Account
A New G2: China and the EU?
August 17, 2017
A New G2: China and the EU?
In light of Washington's wavering, Brussels and Beijing have an opportunity.
A New G2: China and the EU?
Is the AIIB Really 'Lean, Clean, and Green'?
August 02, 2017
Is the AIIB Really 'Lean, Clean, and Green'?
AIIB’s “lean, clean, and green” pledge delivers a catchy slogan, but here is why some are unconvinced.
Is the AIIB Really 'Lean, Clean, and Green'?
How India Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
July 06, 2017
How India Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
New Delhi needs to up its economic diplomacy game.
How India Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
China's AIIB Is About to Face 2 Major Tests
June 17, 2017
China's AIIB Is About to Face 2 Major Tests
The bank’s directors will vote on a new energy sector strategy and a risky financing model.
China's AIIB Is About to Face 2 Major Tests
AIIB Makes Its First Loan to India, the Bank's Second-Largest Shareholder
May 17, 2017
AIIB Makes Its First Loan to India, the Bank's Second-Largest Shareholder
The AIIB has approved its first-ever project in India.
AIIB Makes Its First Loan to India, the Bank's Second-Largest Shareholder
A Tale of Two Rail Lines: China and Japan’s Soft Power Competition in Indonesia
May 12, 2017
A Tale of Two Rail Lines: China and Japan’s Soft Power Competition in Indonesia
When it comes to competing for major infrastructure contracts in Asia, China’s rise is far from certain.
A Tale of Two Rail Lines: China and Japan’s Soft Power Competition in Indonesia
The Asian Development Bank Adjusts to the Age of AIIB and Trump
May 11, 2017
The Asian Development Bank Adjusts to the Age of AIIB and Trump
First, China's challenger bank arose. Now, Japan has to deal with lack of U.S. interest in the ADB.
The Asian Development Bank Adjusts to the Age of AIIB and Trump
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
May 09, 2017
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
As the US focuses inward, China promotes its own take on globalization.
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
China’s Quest to Marginalize the US Hits a North Korea-Sized Snag
April 20, 2017
China’s Quest to Marginalize the US Hits a North Korea-Sized Snag
China's plan to globally circumvent the U.S. is working. There's just one problem: North Korea.
China’s Quest to Marginalize the US Hits a North Korea-Sized Snag
China-led AIIB Sees Membership Expansion: What's Next?
March 30, 2017
China-led AIIB Sees Membership Expansion: What's Next?
13 new countries were approved as members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank earlier this month.
China-led AIIB Sees Membership Expansion: What's Next?
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
February 04, 2017
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
Beijing is getting better at selling Asia a benign vision, but most of the region is still having trouble buying it.
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Set For Membership Expansion
January 25, 2017
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Set For Membership Expansion
The China-led AIIB is ready for its first large membership expansion.
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Set For Membership Expansion
China and Global Financial Governance
November 22, 2016
China and Global Financial Governance
Insights from Alicia Garcia-Herrero.
China and Global Financial Governance
India, China, and the Future of Global Governance
September 01, 2016
India, China, and the Future of Global Governance
India and China will need to work together to increase their roles in the international system.
India, China, and the Future of Global Governance
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
August 22, 2016
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank could come to play a greater role in Myanmar.
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
June 27, 2016
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
The Bank is also set to expand its membership roster, focusing primarily on Latin American and African states.
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief