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Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
November 15, 2017
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
How did Trump’s first-ever presidential trip to China, Vietnam, and the Philippines wrap up?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
November 09, 2017
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
Russia looks to gain an advantage from the glut of infrastructure projects in Pakistan, Iran, and India.
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
In Japan, Trump and Abe Offer Alternative to China’s ‘Belt and Road’
November 08, 2017
In Japan, Trump and Abe Offer Alternative to China’s ‘Belt and Road’
The U.S. and Japan signed new agreements to promote “high quality” infrastructure in Asia and Africa.
In Japan, Trump and Abe Offer Alternative to China’s ‘Belt and Road’
The Belt and Road Initiative and the Future of Globalization
October 31, 2017
The Belt and Road Initiative and the Future of Globalization
Xi Jinping’s signature policy is about more than just infrastructure.
The Belt and Road Initiative and the Future of Globalization
China-Thailand Rail Project: New Movement, Old Problems?
August 29, 2017
China-Thailand Rail Project: New Movement, Old Problems?
Despite the enthusiasm of some, challenges still remain.
China-Thailand Rail Project: New Movement, Old Problems?
What Did Narendra Modi's First Meeting With Donald Trump Reveal About US-India Ties?
June 28, 2017
What Did Narendra Modi's First Meeting With Donald Trump Reveal About US-India Ties?
U.S.-India relations show evidence of continuity into the Trump era. Will that last?
What Did Narendra Modi's First Meeting With Donald Trump Reveal About US-India Ties?
China's Vision for the World: A Community of Shared Future
June 22, 2017
China's Vision for the World: A Community of Shared Future
China's vision is based on three pillars: cooperative security, common development, and political inclusiveness.
China's Vision for the World: A Community of Shared Future
The Real Lesson in Thailand’s Struggle With a China Rail Project
June 21, 2017
The Real Lesson in Thailand’s Struggle With a China Rail Project
A recent controversy offers a cautionary tale with respect to large-scale infrastructure projects.
The Real Lesson in Thailand’s Struggle With a China Rail Project
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization At Last. So What?
June 15, 2017
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization At Last. So What?
What are the costs and benefits of having India and Pakistan in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization?
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization At Last. So What?
Will Japan Join China's Belt and Road Initiative?
June 14, 2017
Will Japan Join China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Shinzo Abe expresses cautious interest, but Japan wants potential concerns addressed first.
Will Japan Join China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Good News for India as North-South Trade Corridor Takes Shape
June 10, 2017
Good News for India as North-South Trade Corridor Takes Shape
India's preferred alternative to China's Belt and Road Initiative has seen progress in the past months.
Good News for India as North-South Trade Corridor Takes Shape
The SCO Illusion Takes India
June 09, 2017
The SCO Illusion Takes India
As India joins the SCO, it must keep in mind certain geopolitical realities.
The SCO Illusion Takes India
China’s Southeast Asia Gambit
May 31, 2017
China’s Southeast Asia Gambit
"China paradoxically presents both threats and opportunities to Southeast Asia."
China’s Southeast Asia Gambit
China’s New Silk Road and the Arctic
May 20, 2017
China’s New Silk Road and the Arctic
Could the Belt and Road extend to the Arctic region?
China’s New Silk Road and the Arctic
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
What Did Chinese People Think of the Belt and Road Forum?
May 17, 2017
What Did Chinese People Think of the Belt and Road Forum?
Geopolitical ramifications aside, the most important audience for the Belt and Road Forum was China's own population.
What Did Chinese People Think of the Belt and Road Forum?
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