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Jomo Kwame Sundaram on the Belt and Road Vs. the Washington Consensus
October 24, 2017
Jomo Kwame Sundaram on the Belt and Road Vs. the Washington Consensus
A former high-ranking UN official discusses Asia’s politico-economic landscape.
Jomo Kwame Sundaram on the Belt and Road Vs. the Washington Consensus
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'?
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
20 Years After the Asian Financial Crisis, How Has Financial Cooperation Evolved?
June 03, 2017
20 Years After the Asian Financial Crisis, How Has Financial Cooperation Evolved?
Where regional efforts stand 20 years after the financial crisis.
20 Years After the Asian Financial Crisis, How Has Financial Cooperation Evolved?
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
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
AIIB Official: Regional Integration Creates Much Richer ASEAN
April 07, 2017
AIIB Official: Regional Integration Creates Much Richer ASEAN
An interview with Joachim von Amsberg, vice president at the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
AIIB Official: Regional Integration Creates Much Richer ASEAN
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-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
Japan Should Reconsider Joining AIIB
December 10, 2016
Japan Should Reconsider Joining AIIB
Now that the Chinese-led bank has begun operations, Japan's concerns have largely been addressed.
Japan Should Reconsider Joining AIIB
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
The AIIB and Human Rights
June 24, 2016
The AIIB and Human Rights
Transparency will be the key to ensuring the Chinese-led international bank supports human rights.
The AIIB and Human Rights
China-led AIIB Looks Toward Co-Financing Projects, At Least Initially
May 10, 2016
China-led AIIB Looks Toward Co-Financing Projects, At Least Initially
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank's first projects suggest its looking to start off with a modest and measured approach.
China-led AIIB Looks Toward Co-Financing Projects, At Least Initially
The AIIB and the NDB: The End of Multilateralism or a New Beginning?
April 26, 2016
The AIIB and the NDB: The End of Multilateralism or a New Beginning?
Should the West be worried about new competition in the global financial architecture?
The AIIB and the NDB: The End of Multilateralism or a New Beginning?
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