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The Belt and Road in Europe: 5 Years Later
September 01, 2018
The Belt and Road in Europe: 5 Years Later
What do European countries think about the BRI, five years after its launch?
The Belt and Road in Europe: 5 Years Later
China’s Europe Policy Poses a Challenge to EU Cohesion
August 16, 2018
China’s Europe Policy Poses a Challenge to EU Cohesion
China used to be a strong proponent of a stable and unified Europe, but recent moves hint that Beijing’s priorities have changed.
China’s Europe Policy Poses a Challenge to EU Cohesion
Zhengzhou and Luxembourg: An Improbable Partnership
August 15, 2018
Zhengzhou and Luxembourg: An Improbable Partnership
How the Belt and Road is playing out in one rural Chinese province's links to Europe.
Zhengzhou and Luxembourg: An Improbable Partnership
Ukraine: China Flexes Its Investment Muscle
June 27, 2018
Ukraine: China Flexes Its Investment Muscle
“If China wants to come here and improve our ports and railways and build our roads, why would we stop them?”
Ukraine: China Flexes Its Investment Muscle
EU Ambassadors Condemn China’s Belt and Road Initiative
April 21, 2018
EU Ambassadors Condemn China’s Belt and Road Initiative
Clearly, European countries aren't buying China's rhetoric of the BRI as “win-win cooperation.”
EU Ambassadors Condemn China’s Belt and Road Initiative
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
March 01, 2018
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
Insights from Jacopo Maria Pepe.
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
Britain's China Challenge
January 30, 2018
Britain's China Challenge
Ahead of PM Theresa May's visit, there are signs China already views the U.K. as a supplicant rather than an equal.
Britain's China Challenge
Japan, China, and the Western Balkans
January 22, 2018
Japan, China, and the Western Balkans
Why Shinzo Abe visited Serbia on his recent tour of Eastern Europe.
Japan, China, and the Western Balkans
France and China's Green Silk Roads
January 13, 2018
France and China's Green Silk Roads
Macron's outreach to China is part of a bid to be seen as the voice of Europe.
France and China's Green Silk Roads
Who Benefits From the Chinese-Built Hungary-Serbia Railway?
January 04, 2018
Who Benefits From the Chinese-Built Hungary-Serbia Railway?
The details behind the project make it clear that China is the real winner.
Who Benefits From the Chinese-Built Hungary-Serbia Railway?
China in Eastern Europe: Poland's Perspective
December 19, 2017
China in Eastern Europe: Poland's Perspective
Insights from Marcin Jaskuła.
China in Eastern Europe: Poland's Perspective
Growing Tensions Between China and the EU Over 16+1 Platform
November 29, 2017
Growing Tensions Between China and the EU Over 16+1 Platform
The EU is increasingly suspicious of China's specialized outreach to Central and Eastern Europe. Should it be?
Growing Tensions Between China and the EU Over 16+1 Platform
What Has China Accomplished in Central and Eastern Europe?
November 25, 2017
What Has China Accomplished in Central and Eastern Europe?
Each year, the 16+1 summit has Central and Eastern European states clamoring for Chinese money.
What Has China Accomplished in Central and Eastern Europe?
China’s Charm Offensive in Eastern Europe Challenges EU Cohesion
November 24, 2017
China’s Charm Offensive in Eastern Europe Challenges EU Cohesion
China is building the 16+1 initiative into a platform for its Belt and Road Initiative, with consequences for the EU.
China’s Charm Offensive in Eastern Europe Challenges EU Cohesion
Belt And Road Initiative: EU Strategic Interests In Asia
October 30, 2017
Belt And Road Initiative: EU Strategic Interests In Asia
Insights from Richard Ghiasy.
Belt And Road Initiative: EU Strategic Interests In Asia
Has Winter Come for Chinese Investments in the EU?
October 24, 2017
Has Winter Come for Chinese Investments in the EU?
European governments are increasingly suspicious of China's state-driven investment strategy.
Has Winter Come for Chinese Investments in the EU?
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