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How Can Indonesia Manage Its Concerns About BRI Investments?
May 09, 2019
How Can Indonesia Manage Its Concerns About BRI Investments?
Jakarta may welcome, and need, Chinese investment; but it needs to mitigate the risks.
How Can Indonesia Manage Its Concerns About BRI Investments?
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
Are the European Union and China Systemic Rivals?
April 08, 2019
Are the European Union and China Systemic Rivals?
They need not be, but competition is on the rise between them.
Are the European Union and China Systemic Rivals?
China’s Belt and Road: A Reality Check
March 29, 2019
China’s Belt and Road: A Reality Check
The Belt and Road makes China a player, but not the biggest nor the most dominant, in the game of international finance.
China’s Belt and Road: A Reality Check
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?
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative an Opportunity for Indonesian Renewable Energy?
January 09, 2019
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative an Opportunity for Indonesian Renewable Energy?
Is there a significant role for BRI to play in the Indonesian renewable energy sector?
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative an Opportunity for Indonesian Renewable Energy?
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?
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