• Events

    China’s Cyber Espionage: Guilty as Charged?

    06 February 2015. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Nigel Inkster 
    Director for Transnational Threats and Political Risk, IISS
    Arundel House, London
    Friday 6 February 2015, 12:30-1:30pm

  • IISS Voices

    Alexander Neill: Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign intensifies

    21 January 2015.  By Alexander Neill, Shangri-La Dialogue Senior Fellow for Asia-Pacific Security  Early in December 2014, the Chinese state media reported the arrest of Zhou Yongkang, a recently retired Chinese Communist Party (CCP) politburo standing committee member and the former apex domestic security chief. Zhou is currently subject to a judicial probe which will likely result in his prosecution in the People’s courts and a lengthy prison sentence. Zhou’s downfall was the subject of...

  • Strategic Comments

    Nicaragua’s canal project stirs concerns

    14 January 2015. 

    A vast canal project, which will link Nicaragua's Atlantic and Pacific coasts and rival the Panama Canal, could transform the country's economy. But the project has courted controversy since its formal approval 18 months ago, not least because of its close links to China.

  • Expert Commentary

    Economic Times: China in South Asia - From Business to Politics

    13 January 2015.  By Sanjaya Baru, Director, Geo-economics and Strategy It is interesting that so much of the commentary on the surprising outcome of the elections in Sri Lanka last week has a reference to China. The last time one read so many references to the implications of a national election result for China-India relations was when Nepal and then the Maldives went to polls. Indeed, China figured even in the commentary on the...

  • Adelphi Books

    Chapter Eleven: Securing Middle East Oil

    15 December 2014. 

    Could China replace the United States in the role of guarantor of security in the Gulf?

  • Adelphi Books

    Chapter Nine: China and the Middle East

    13 December 2014. 

    Washington’s attempt to relinquish its traditional leadership role in the Gulf creates a strategic opportunity for Beijing, albeit a problematic one.

  • Events

    India’s Policy Toward China: Land Border Challenges & Opportunities

    11 December 2014. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Manoj Joshi,
    Distinguished Fellow, Observer Research Foundation
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 11 December 2014, 12-1pm

  • Manama Voices

    Securing Middle East Oil

    09 December 2014.  Middle Eastern Security, the US Pivot and the Rise of ISIS:  Chapter Eleven (extract)

  • Strategic Comments

    Chinese vision drives East Asian détente

    08 December 2014. 

    Beijing's apparent recognition that its assertive pursuit of its national interests has damaged China's standing in the eyes of some neighbours may be the motivation behind recent efforts to reduce regional tensions.

  • Manama Voices

    China and the Middle East

    08 December 2014.  Middle Eastern Security, the US Pivot and the Rise of ISIS:  Chapter Eight (extract)

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