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Where Is Indonesia on China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
July 09, 2019
Where Is Indonesia on China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
Jakarta continues to seek ways to manage the opportunities and challenges stemming from the BRI.
Where Is Indonesia on China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Undermining Human Rights?
June 07, 2019
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Undermining Human Rights?
The BRI has provided much-needed development, but it has also generated more authoritarianism.
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Undermining Human Rights?
2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: US-China Divide Lingers Amid Asia’s Anxiety
June 03, 2019
2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: US-China Divide Lingers Amid Asia’s Anxiety
The dynamics at play at Asia’s premier security summit only reinforced existing regional worries that the divisions between Washington and Beijing are set to endure.
2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: US-China Divide Lingers Amid Asia’s Anxiety
Modi 2.0 Confronts a Challenging Foreign Policy Landscape
May 24, 2019
Modi 2.0 Confronts a Challenging Foreign Policy Landscape
After celebrating his win, Modi needs to prepare for much work ahead on the foreign policy front.
Modi 2.0 Confronts a Challenging Foreign Policy Landscape
Xi Goes to Rome: Course-Correction for China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
May 23, 2019
Xi Goes to Rome: Course-Correction for China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
Italy would have been better served showing solidarity with Europe and negotiating with China from a position of strength.
Xi Goes to Rome: Course-Correction for China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
3 Ways China Can Make the Belt and Road Initiative More Successful
May 21, 2019
3 Ways China Can Make the Belt and Road Initiative More Successful
China's BRI can be more successful if it prioritizes these three measures.
3 Ways China Can Make the Belt and Road Initiative More Successful
Southeast Asia and China’s Belt and Road Initiative
May 15, 2019
Southeast Asia and China’s Belt and Road Initiative
A closer look at the dynamics behind the subregion’s continued management of the opportunities and challenges within the evolving initiative.  
Southeast Asia and China’s Belt and Road Initiative
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
What’s in China’s New Belt and Road Recalibration?
May 07, 2019
What’s in China’s New Belt and Road Recalibration?
Though Beijing’s attempt to adjust its BRI approach is notable, the actual extent and impact of this recalibration remains to be seen.
What’s in China’s New Belt and Road Recalibration?
What Does the Second Belt and Road Forum Say About the Health of China’s Initiative?
May 04, 2019
What Does the Second Belt and Road Forum Say About the Health of China’s Initiative?
The second Belt and Road Forum took place in a more challenging environment than the first.
What Does the Second Belt and Road Forum Say About the Health of China’s Initiative?
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
How Can Indonesia Take Advantage of the Belt and Road's Opportunities?
March 20, 2019
How Can Indonesia Take Advantage of the Belt and Road's Opportunities?
The BRI is a double-edged sword, how can Indonesia take advantage of the benefits and avoid the pitfalls?
How Can Indonesia Take Advantage of the Belt and Road's Opportunities?
Demystifying Debt Along China’s New Silk Road
March 06, 2019
Demystifying Debt Along China’s New Silk Road
Is Beijing really seeking to buy political influence abroad?
Demystifying Debt Along China’s New Silk Road
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
March 05, 2019
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
A new report peers into the future of the world’s most consequential bilateral relationship.
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
How Far Does the China Belt and Road ‘Pushback’ Really Go?
February 28, 2019
How Far Does the China Belt and Road ‘Pushback’ Really Go?
While the BRI has no doubt suffered serious setbacks, one should be wary about overestimating or misreading them.
How Far Does the China Belt and Road ‘Pushback’ Really Go?
Asanga Abeyagoonasekera on Sri Lanka's Foreign Policy Challenges
February 12, 2019
Asanga Abeyagoonasekera on Sri Lanka's Foreign Policy Challenges
The Diplomat talks with Asanga Abeyagoonasekera about the future trajectory of Sri Lanka’s foreign policy challenges.
Asanga Abeyagoonasekera on Sri Lanka's Foreign Policy Challenges
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