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China Overplays Taiwan Arms
June 21, 2010
China Overplays Taiwan Arms
China says arms sales to Taiwan are the cause of Sino-US defence tensions. But even if they stopped now, ties would be chilly.
China Overplays Taiwan Arms
Of Singapore and Dumplings
May 14, 2010
Of Singapore and Dumplings
Singapore is great for more than one reason. And its diverse dining scene is just an added bonus.
Of Singapore and Dumplings
April 26, 2010
Ma's Taiwan Numbers Game
Taiwanese President Ma looks to have best his rival in Sunday’s debate. Will it matter?
Ma's Taiwan Numbers Game
China's Alarming, Puzzling, Missile Test
January 29, 2010
China's Alarming, Puzzling, Missile Test
On January 11, a large missile streaked upward from a test site in China. The missile rocketed beyond the atmosphere and struck another similar missile launched from a separate site. Later that day, the official Xinhua news agency announced a ‘test on ground-based midcourse missile interception technology.’
China's Alarming, Puzzling, Missile Test
December 01, 2009
'Artsy' Winner at China's Oscars
China’s equivalent of the US’s Academy Awards took place over the weekend, and the big winner was a Taiwanese film — based on a true story — that some are calling an ‘art-house film.’ No Puedo Vivir Sin Ti, or ‘Cannot Live Without You,’ centres on
'Artsy' Winner at China's Oscars
October 27, 2009
Pixar Ignites
The ‘Pixar: 20 Years of Animation’ exhibit in Taipei is wrapping up this week. Personally, I can’t believe Pixar has already been around so long–it’s already 15 years since the company entered the mainstream cinematic consciousness with Toy Story. T
Pixar Ignites
October 08, 2009
Exhibit Bonds China & Taiwan - North Korea Not Yet in the Game
A new exhibition at Taipei’s National Palace Museum has optimists talking progress over Taiwan-China relations. Last year, China surpassed the US to become Taiwan’s second largest importer. But this major art collaboration goes beyond the merely prac
Exhibit Bonds China & Taiwan - North Korea Not Yet in the Game
September 10, 2009
Why China Military Watchers Got It Wrong
The publication last month of a monograph which dramatically overturns longstanding assumptions about the defense of Taiwan should make sobering reading for US policymakers.
Why China Military Watchers Got It Wrong
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