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Security in the South China Sea : China's balancing act and new regional dynamics
In essence, Chinese policies over the South China Sea (SCS) disputes since the mid 1990s can be characterized as trying to strike a balance between sovereignty, development and security interests. China, like other disputants, ...
Soft power in Chinese discourse : popularity and prospect
This paper attempts to analyze the Chinese discourse on soft power and address these majour issues: How do the Chinese elite understand and interpret soft power? Why is there sucha a strong interest in soft power in ...
PLA's new military revolution : developing talent
The PLA underwnet a dazzling round of reshuffles of senior officers in the past few months, including the job transfer of former deputy chief of General Staff Zhang Qinsheng. This new round of military personnel changes ...
Beibu Gulf : emerging sub-regional integration between China and ASEAN
This paper describes and analyzes an emerging sub-regional integration project between China and ASEAN: the Beibu (Tonkin) Gulf Economic Zone and the associated Pan-Beibu Gulf Economic Region. We describe the historical ...
Pan-Tonkin Gulf cooperation : de-securitising the South China Sea?
The South China Sea territorial dispute is the last but still salient security issue between China and several ASEAN countries. the emerging Pan-tonkin Gulf Regional Economic cooperation scheme has the potential to further ...
Nanning-Singapore corridor : a new vision in China-ASEAN cooperation
China has been pushing for an economic corridor that runs from Nanning, the capital of Guanxi province, to Singapore. In the context of the China-ASEAN Free Trade Area, the proposed Nanning-Singapore economic corridor ...