September 05, 2022
Liz Truss: The UK’s New Prime Minister and the Indo-Pacific
By James Jennion
Bold promises made during her election campaign, combined with serious domestic challenges, may hamper Truss’ ability to build the U.K.’s footprint in the region.
October 02, 2020
UK-China Relations: From Gold to Dust
By Thomas des Garets Geddes
The rapid recent souring of British perceptions of China has as much to do with domestic factors as American pressure.
June 11, 2020
Hong Kong and Britain’s China Reset
By Duncan Bartlett
Beijing’s plan to clamp down on Hong Kong has angered politicians of all persuasions in Britain. Meanwhile, China is threatening revenge for U.K. “interference.”
January 29, 2020
In Snub to US, UK Will Allow China’s Huawei in 5G Networks
By Associated Press
The British decision was welcome news for the Chinese technology firm.
December 18, 2019
Boris and Post-Brexit UK-China Relations
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from George Magnus.
August 02, 2019
How Boris Johnson Will Approach UK-China Relations
By Bonnie Girard
The new British prime minister won’t follow in Trump’s footsteps when it comes to China, but there are some similarities.
June 01, 2019
Why the UK Shouldn’t Follow Washington on China
By Tim Summers
A divergence between the China policies of the two traditional trans-Atlantic allies is not new.
February 20, 2019
Britain's Empty South China Sea Gesture
By Kerry Brown
Sending an aircraft carrier to the region, amid the turmoil of Brexit, is likely seen in China as empty posturing.
September 14, 2018
Is Europe Finally Pushing Back On Chinese Investments?
By Erik Brattberg and Etienne Soula
Germany, France, and the UK are increasing scrutiny of Chinese investment. Will a unified EU approach follow?
December 21, 2017
Having Cameron Lead the UK-China Fund Is Good for Britain and China
By Charlotte Gao
Former British Prime Minister David Cameron will be vice chairman of a new China-U.K. investment fund.
October 05, 2017
Chinese Warships Make First London Voyage
By Charlotte Gao
China aims to expand military cooperation with Britain in the "Golden Era"
April 12, 2017
From London to Yiwu in 17 Days: OBOR's British Connection
By Catherine Putz
After the westbound train's arrival in January, British officials heralded the launch of the eastbound train this week.