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From Hardware to Software: China’s 2019 Military Budget and Priorities
March 17, 2019
From Hardware to Software: China’s 2019 Military Budget and Priorities
Growth in military budget may have slowed slightly, but funding leaves plenty of room for the vital job of developing personnel.
From Hardware to Software: China’s 2019 Military Budget and Priorities
The Relationship Between the Size of China’s Economy and Its Military Posture
March 16, 2019
The Relationship Between the Size of China’s Economy and Its Military Posture
The relative sizes of the Chinese and U.S. economies are close to that of the Japanese and U.S. economies in the interwar period.
The Relationship Between the Size of China’s Economy and Its Military Posture
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
March 05, 2019
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
A new report peers into the future of the world’s most consequential bilateral relationship.
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
Ananth Krishnan on India-China Ties in an Era of Superpower Competition
February 26, 2019
Ananth Krishnan on India-China Ties in an Era of Superpower Competition
An Indian journalist based in China for 9 years shares his impressions of the two countries's relationship.
Ananth Krishnan on India-China Ties in an Era of Superpower Competition
China’s Top Anti-Corruption Organ Declares Safeguarding Xi's Status Its Top Priority
February 23, 2019
China’s Top Anti-Corruption Organ Declares Safeguarding Xi's Status Its Top Priority
Both the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and the new National Supervisory Commission are first and foremost political organs.
China’s Top Anti-Corruption Organ Declares Safeguarding Xi's Status Its Top Priority
Xi: China Must Never Adopt Constitutionalism, Separation of Powers, or Judicial Independence
February 19, 2019
Xi: China Must Never Adopt Constitutionalism, Separation of Powers, or Judicial Independence
The Chinese president calls for strengthening the Communist Party’s leadership over law in China.
Xi: China Must Never Adopt Constitutionalism, Separation of Powers, or Judicial Independence
Is This a True Thaw in Sino-Japanese Relations?
February 16, 2019
Is This a True Thaw in Sino-Japanese Relations?
Behind the immediate diplomatic détente, distrust and trust in Sino-Japanese relations remain two sides of the same coin.
Is This a True Thaw in Sino-Japanese Relations?
How Old Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Exactly?
February 11, 2019
How Old Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Exactly?
The policies that became the Belt and Road Initiative date back into the early 2000s.
How Old Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Exactly?
As US-China Prepare for Next Trade Talks, Trump-Xi Meeting Remains Uncertain
February 07, 2019
As US-China Prepare for Next Trade Talks, Trump-Xi Meeting Remains Uncertain
The U.S. treasury secretary says there are no plans for Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet -- yet.
As US-China Prepare for Next Trade Talks, Trump-Xi Meeting Remains Uncertain
What Does Qi Yu’s Surprising Appointment Mean for China’s Foreign Ministry?
February 01, 2019
What Does Qi Yu’s Surprising Appointment Mean for China’s Foreign Ministry?
Qi Yu, a diplomatic novice but a Party work veteran, is the new secretary of the Party Committee of China’s Foreign Ministry.
What Does Qi Yu’s Surprising Appointment Mean for China’s Foreign Ministry?
The Art of the Balance: Japan, China and the United States
January 30, 2019
The Art of the Balance: Japan, China and the United States
It’s no easy thing to balance a distant ally with a worrisome close neighbor.
The Art of the Balance: Japan, China and the United States
US-China: A New Consensus for Strategic Competition in Washington
January 30, 2019
US-China: A New Consensus for Strategic Competition in Washington
There have been tensions in the past, but this time is different.
US-China: A New Consensus for Strategic Competition in Washington
China’s New Maximalism in Three Slogans
January 30, 2019
China’s New Maximalism in Three Slogans
Beijing ups the rhetorical ante.
China’s New Maximalism in Three Slogans
China Slams George Soros for Calling Xi Jinping ‘Most Dangerous Opponent of Open Societies’
January 26, 2019
China Slams George Soros for Calling Xi Jinping ‘Most Dangerous Opponent of Open Societies’
At the World Economic Forum in Davos, billionaire George Soros says China is a “mortal threat to open societies.”
China Slams George Soros for Calling Xi Jinping ‘Most Dangerous Opponent of Open Societies’
Stability and 'Struggle': China's High-Level Meeting on National Risk Control
January 24, 2019
Stability and 'Struggle': China's High-Level Meeting on National Risk Control
The Chinese president urged hundreds of officials to ensure China's political security amid rising risks.
Stability and 'Struggle': China's High-Level Meeting on National Risk Control
When Will Xi Jinping Travel to North Korea?
January 14, 2019
When Will Xi Jinping Travel to North Korea?
After a fourth visit by Kim to China, it’s Xi’s turn to travel to North Korea.
When Will Xi Jinping Travel to North Korea?
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