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A Dam for Criticism? The Mohmand Dam Project and China-Pakistan Relations
January 06, 2019
A Dam for Criticism? The Mohmand Dam Project and China-Pakistan Relations
A Pakistani company went from losing five bids to Chinese companies to winning one jointly with a Chinese firm.
A Dam for Criticism? The Mohmand Dam Project and China-Pakistan Relations
Europe’s Challenge to China
October 26, 2018
Europe’s Challenge to China
The EU’s new strategy on “Connecting Europe with Asia” could spell trouble for China’s “Belt and Road Initiative.”
Europe’s Challenge to China
Five Years Later: Reviewing China's Belt and Road Initiative
September 15, 2018
Five Years Later: Reviewing China's Belt and Road Initiative
Is China's Belt and Road Initiative running into growing pains?
Five Years Later: Reviewing China's Belt and Road Initiative
Malaysia’s Canceled Belt and Road Initiative Projects and the Implications for China
August 27, 2018
Malaysia’s Canceled Belt and Road Initiative Projects and the Implications for China
Malaysia–China relations are poised to remain friendly and may even offer China an opportunity to reassess how BRI projects are evaluated and implemented.
Malaysia’s Canceled Belt and Road Initiative Projects and the Implications for China
Why Central Asia Is Betting on China’s Belt and Road
August 13, 2018
Why Central Asia Is Betting on China’s Belt and Road
Central Asian countries are betting on the BRI for long-term benefits, despite the apparent risks.
Why Central Asia Is Betting on China’s Belt and Road
What’s Next for China-Myanmar Security Relations?
July 10, 2018
What’s Next for China-Myanmar Security Relations?
A closer look at areas that both sides have been looking at within this aspect of ties.
What’s Next for China-Myanmar Security Relations?
Why the Civil Nuclear Trap Is Part and Parcel of the Belt and Road Strategy
July 05, 2018
Why the Civil Nuclear Trap Is Part and Parcel of the Belt and Road Strategy
Civil nuclear energy presents grave pitfalls in terms of cost, innovation and security that BRI countries cannot and should not afford.
Why the Civil Nuclear Trap Is Part and Parcel of the Belt and Road Strategy
What Does China’s Belt and Road Initiative Mean for US Grand Strategy?
June 05, 2018
What Does China’s Belt and Road Initiative Mean for US Grand Strategy?
Over time the BRI could threaten the very foundations of Washington’s post-WWII hegemony.
What Does China’s Belt and Road Initiative Mean for US Grand Strategy?
TPP’s Regulatory Capitalism and China’s Belt and Road Challenges
May 25, 2018
TPP’s Regulatory Capitalism and China’s Belt and Road Challenges
The revived TPP 11 operates as a significant alternative to China's approach, embodied in the Belt and Road Initiative.
TPP’s Regulatory Capitalism and China’s Belt and Road Challenges
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
May 04, 2018
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative needs to win hearts, not just projects, in Southeast Asia.
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
March 30, 2018
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
As neither China nor Pakistan could afford the failure of the CPEC, local mistrust should be a serious concern.
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road
March 20, 2018
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road
How will Beijing provide security for Chinese personnel and infrastructure along the Belt and Road?
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road
Are China-India Relations Really Improving?
March 01, 2018
Are China-India Relations Really Improving?
Though both sides continue to try to stabilize relations, complications are expected to continue.
Are China-India Relations Really Improving?
Iran Protests: What’s China’s Stance?
January 03, 2018
Iran Protests: What’s China’s Stance?
Chinese foreign ministry hopes that “Iran can maintain stability and achieve development.”
Iran Protests: What’s China’s Stance?
Having Cameron Lead the UK-China Fund Is Good for Britain and China
December 21, 2017
Having Cameron Lead the UK-China Fund Is Good for Britain and China
Former British Prime Minister David Cameron will be vice chairman of a new China-U.K. investment fund.
Having Cameron Lead the UK-China Fund Is Good for Britain and China
‘Aimai’: Japan's Ambiguous Approach to China's ‘Belt And Road’
November 22, 2017
‘Aimai’: Japan's Ambiguous Approach to China's ‘Belt And Road’
Once again, Japan expresses a vague, and double-edged, interest in the Belt and Road.
‘Aimai’: Japan's Ambiguous Approach to China's ‘Belt And Road’
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