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Asia Pacific Summits : how China, US and ASEAN can collaborate
The annual series of summits in the Asia Pacific has begun. Questions abound about the efficacy of these highprofile meetings. It’s time that China, the United States and Southeast Asia think about collaborating on ...
China and its southern neighbours : issues in power connectivity
Myanmar’s recent suspension of a China-funded dam project draws attention to cross-border electricity interconnectivity between China and its southern neighbours Vietnam, Thailand and Laos, apart from Myanmar. Energy poverty ...
South China Sea diplomacy : more needs to be done
Ongoing high-level diplomacy between China and the Philippines as well as Vietnam points to de-escalating tension over the South China Sea. A change of assessment in Beijing and Washington of each other in the region is a ...
Oil pipeline from Myanmar to China: competing perspectives
An oil pipeline is set to be constructed to connect Myanmar with China. To make sense of the development, one can benefit from paying attention to industry descriptions about the project, rather than relying on geo-strategic ...
Pandemics and International Norms: China's handling of the H1N1 flu
In the country’s first case of imported H1N1 flu, China quarantined all individuals who shared the same flight from Mexico City to Shanghai. Mexico’s complaint about unfair treatment of its nationals underscores the need ...
Lee Kuan Yew : a towering inspiration for China
Lee Kuan Yew has been a towering inspiration for China’s modernisation. His emphasis on stability in governance resonated well in China.