Thailand spearheads regional fund to cut reliance on big Asian economies
18/06/2018

BANGKOK, REUTERS -- Thailand is spearheading a new Southeast Asian fund for infrastructure and development projects, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth...

Web of Institutions in China’s Global Master Plan
13/06/2018

BALTIMORE, BlLOOMBERG -- (This is the third part of a series on China's effort to supplant the U.S. as the world's pre-eminent geopolitical power...

Why Rich China Should Stop Pretending It's Poor
12/06/2018

BEIJING, BLOOMBERG -- Almost any foreign official, businessman or journalist visiting Beijing has heard the mantra that China can’t be expected to...

Hong Kong to Hold Joint Belt and Road Conference in Beijing
11/06/2018

HONG KONG, BLOOMBERG -- Hong Kong’s government will hold a joint conference with other officials in Beijing on June 12 to discuss the city’s...

China, Russia Solidify Growing Eastern Bloc as Trump Rattles G-7
11/06/2018

QING DAO, BLOOMBERG -- As U.S. President Donald Trump left the Group of Seven nations in turmoil this weekend, China’s Xi Jinping and Russia’s...

In Cambodia, stalled Chinese casino resort embodies Silk Road secrecy, risks
07/06/2018

BOTUM SAKOR, REUTERS -- The Dara Sakor Seashore Resort seems a long way off the new Silk Road that China is building to connect Asia with Europe...

Singapore firm to draw up Chinese investment zone plan in Sri Lanka
07/06/2018

COLOMBO, REUTERS -- Sri Lanka's cabinet has approved a proposal for Singapore-based urban planning consultancy Surbana Jurong Pvt Ltd, owned by...

China Revives Global Yuan Push as Capital Outflow Worries Fade
05/06/2018

HONG KONG, BLOOMBERG -- After more than two years on the back-burner, there are signs that China is once again focusing on its efforts to increase...

Singapore Says U.S., China Both Risking Status Quo With Actions
04/06/2018
SINGAPORE, BLOOMBERG -- Singapore Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen criticized both the U.S.
Asia Sees China, and U.S., as Threats to Rules-Based Order
04/06/2018

LONDON, BLOOMBERG -- For many U.S. allies, Secretary of Defense James Mattis is the last of the Trump administration’s so-called grownups in the...