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More Than Leadership, the Commonwealth Needs a Purpose
May 03, 2018
More Than Leadership, the Commonwealth Needs a Purpose
Renewed interest in India and the UK might provide new impetus to the 53-member group.
More Than Leadership, the Commonwealth Needs a Purpose
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
Could the UK Join the TPP?
January 10, 2018
Could the UK Join the TPP?
London would have to overcome several roadblocks first.
Could the UK Join the TPP?
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
September 08, 2017
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
ASEAN should reflect seriously on Brexit, and the UK will need to reconnect alone with Southeast Asia.
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
UK-Japan: Prime Minister May Tries to Allay Brexit Fears with State Visit
September 06, 2017
UK-Japan: Prime Minister May Tries to Allay Brexit Fears with State Visit
Was May's visit sufficient to alleviate Japanese concerns about Brexit?
UK-Japan: Prime Minister May Tries to Allay Brexit Fears with State Visit
Japan, UK Talk Brexit and North Korea
May 03, 2017
Japan, UK Talk Brexit and North Korea
The summit between Shinzo Abe and Theresa May largely focused on two issues.
Japan, UK Talk Brexit and North Korea
Keeping Brexit in Perspective for Australia
April 21, 2017
Keeping Brexit in Perspective for Australia
Going forward, Australia will need to balance its ties with the U.K. and the EU.
Keeping Brexit in Perspective for Australia
UK Defense Minister Arrives in India, With Eyes Set on Tech Transfer
April 13, 2017
UK Defense Minister Arrives in India, With Eyes Set on Tech Transfer
Britain's short-term sights are not set on concluding deals, but on expanding knowledge exchange.
UK Defense Minister Arrives in India, With Eyes Set on Tech Transfer
France’s Presidential Elections: The Need for a China Agenda 
December 03, 2016
France’s Presidential Elections: The Need for a China Agenda 
France's presidential candidates should put more thought into their China policies.
France’s Presidential Elections: The Need for a China Agenda 
China in the Crosshairs of Anti-Globalization Trend
December 02, 2016
China in the Crosshairs of Anti-Globalization Trend
Why it is time for China to adopt a more generous, sympathetic attitude toward other countries.
China in the Crosshairs of Anti-Globalization Trend
Is Asia Ready for Trump and ‘Brexit Times 10’?
November 07, 2016
Is Asia Ready for Trump and ‘Brexit Times 10’?
Fear over a President Trump is already shaking Asia's markets.
Is Asia Ready for Trump and ‘Brexit Times 10’?
The EU Factor in US-China Relations
October 25, 2016
The EU Factor in US-China Relations
Insights from Nicola Casarini.
The EU Factor in US-China Relations
A Post-Brexit UK Rapprochement With China? Don't Count On It
October 10, 2016
A Post-Brexit UK Rapprochement With China? Don't Count On It
London may be forced to turn to Beijing, but China has bigger fish to fry.
A Post-Brexit UK Rapprochement With China? Don't Count On It
Brexit's Impact on Kazakhstan
July 29, 2016
Brexit's Impact on Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan has especially close ties with Britain. What happens when the U.K. leaves the EU?
Brexit's Impact on Kazakhstan
Brexit Is Not Asia’s Only Worry
July 21, 2016
Brexit Is Not Asia’s Only Worry
Warning lights are flashing, say some analysts.
Brexit Is Not Asia’s Only Worry
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