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China’s Global Port Play
May 11, 2019
China’s Global Port Play
China’s port building plans are more complex than conventional wisdom suggests.
China’s Global Port Play
What to Make of India’s Absence from the Second Belt and Road Forum ?
May 09, 2019
What to Make of India’s Absence from the Second Belt and Road Forum ?
It was no surprise that India skipped the forum, but what does it mean for the China-India relationship?
What to Make of India’s Absence from the Second Belt and Road Forum ?
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?
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
May 08, 2019
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
Chinese media reported that "negative information" had crashed the market, never mentioning the U.S. Tweeter-in-Chief
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
May 08, 2019
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
The entire region is headed for an immense climate crisis by 2100, scientists warn.
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
May 07, 2019
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
If Xi Jinping isn’t positioning himself and his nation to rectify the issue of Taiwan once and for all, then who will?
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
China’s Dynamic Grip on Myanmar
May 07, 2019
China’s Dynamic Grip on Myanmar
Beijing’s influence in Myanmar permeates multiple levels of engagement between the two neighbors.
China’s Dynamic Grip on Myanmar
Putin in Beijing: What Drives China-Russia Relations?
May 01, 2019
Putin in Beijing: What Drives China-Russia Relations?
Market complementarity, political pressures, and the old dictum to follow profit shape Sino-Russian economic ties.
Putin in Beijing: What Drives China-Russia Relations?
South Korean President Moon Travels Across Central Asia
April 24, 2019
South Korean President Moon Travels Across Central Asia
Moon took the long way home from the United States, spending eight days visiting Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.
South Korean President Moon Travels Across Central Asia
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
China’s Rise and Modern Military Technology: Part II
April 24, 2019
China’s Rise and Modern Military Technology: Part II
The US is still unrivaled in stealth technology. Will China ever be able to catch up?
China’s Rise and Modern Military Technology: Part II
Gotta Serve Somebody? Not Necessarily: Europe in the US-China Crossfire
April 23, 2019
Gotta Serve Somebody? Not Necessarily: Europe in the US-China Crossfire
The EU can carve out its own position vis-a-vis the United States and China.
Gotta Serve Somebody? Not Necessarily: Europe in the US-China Crossfire
It’s Time to Rethink Philippine Policies on China
April 23, 2019
It’s Time to Rethink Philippine Policies on China
By examining the underlying assumptions, it’s clear a rethink of Philippine China policies is needed.
It’s Time to Rethink Philippine Policies on China
Why is China Developing a New J-11 Variant?
April 20, 2019
Why is China Developing a New J-11 Variant?
Next generation technologies on the J-11D likely to surpass Russia’s Su-35
Why is China Developing a New J-11 Variant?
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
April 19, 2019
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
Afghanistan has a long and difficult road to transition from an aid dependent economy to a trade and transit economy.
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
It’s Time for a New Philippine Strategy Toward China
April 10, 2019
It’s Time for a New Philippine Strategy Toward China
Not even a strongman like Duterte can prevent China from altering the status quo, so what’s the plan?
It’s Time for a New Philippine Strategy Toward China
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