While Chinese investments could increase the odds of Greece staying within the Eurozone, it will not resolve the structural problems that demand political consensus from within the EU.
In the wake of the agreement between President Obama and President Xi, there’s a bigger strategic discussion that will continue to play out around the future of the internet and the issue of sovereignty.
Analysis of China’s investment decisions in Africa can be informed by the debt crises of Venezuela and other high-risk countries in the Global South.
The supposed golden age in relations between mainland China and Taiwan may not have been so golden, but the two sides have a chance to keep constructive ties under new Taiwanese leadership.
Understanding China’s investment in Africa through One Belt, One Road requires a familiarity with the country’s broader foreign policy and trade agendas.
The Hangzhou G20 summit may offer an opportunity for European leaders to decisively challenge zero-sum rhetoric and contribute to a flourishing and prosperous global economy.
A June 2016 meeting between Xi Jinping and North Korean government officials show that relations are warming between the two nations.
China's interests are best served by opening a dialogue with the United States on the possible deployment of a missile-defense system in South Korea.
The triangular interaction among China, South Korea, and Japan has important implications for the overall stability of East Asia.
China’s economic relationship with oil-rich Venezuela has always been risky, but it has recently become more instable, given low oil prices and the Latin American country’s domestic politics.
Over the past few years, China has begun to make the threat of nuclear terrorism a higher priority on its national security agenda.
As India’s nuclear capabilities improve, the time has come for China to formulate a stable nuclear relationship with India that will serve China’s longer-term interests in the region.
Europe’s decision about whether to grant China market economy status is a major inflection point in China-EU relations.
Beijing’s peaceful development strategy has not been uniformly successful, and President Xi Jinping’s expansion of it is likely to create unexpected challenges for China and the world.
As China’s world leadership role expands, the country’s strategic approach should be grounded in moral realism.
Beijing’s efforts to liberalize its financial markets have become much more complicated and increased volatility has been the result.
Although yesterday’s test does not mean that North Korea’s nuclear capabilities have taken a qualitative leap forward, it is at least a sign of incremental improvement.
Regional actors like China, India, and Pakistan can cooperate effectively through multilateral platforms to promote reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan.
China hopes that the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris will help the country deepen reforms in its energy sector.
China’s commitment to addressing climate change may help serve as a bridge between the negotiating positions of developed and developing countries.