Trump's foreign policy muddle

Commentary / World Mar 31, 2017

Trump's foreign policy muddle

by Brahma Chellaney

In contrast to his tough campaign talk, there is little sign that Trump's China approach thus far is different to that of his predecessor, Barack Obama, on whose watch Beijing initiated coercive actions with impunity in the South and East China seas.

Commentary / World Jan 13, 2015

Keeping the peace in East Asia

by Gareth Evans

If World War III ever breaks out, its origins will not lie in the Middle East, South Asia or Eastern Europe. It will be in East Asia — where the strategic interests of China, the United States and their respective partners intersect.

Business Oct 6, 2014

World Bank cuts developing East Asia forecast on China woes

The World Bank has lowered its forecasts for growth in developing East Asia this year and next, as China's expansion slows down and policymakers brace for tighter global monetary conditions. The region is forecast to grow 6.9 percent in 2014 and 2015, down from 7.1 ...