South Asia
  • Belt and Road remains open to India despite absence at recen...
    2017-06-03 Liu Zongyi
    The two-day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in mid-May held in Beijing attracted more than 130 countries. Even the US and Japan sent high-level delegations to participate in China's biggest diplomatic event of the year. In... [FULL TEXT]
  • China can help Myanmar with its problems
    2017-05-22 Zhou Shixin
    Despite significant political changes in Myanmar in recent years, leaders from the country and from China have maintained a high level of mutual trust, as reflected by frequent visits and the consensus reached on a number of issues.In Augus... [FULL TEXT]
  • Indian worry over China-Nepal drill outdated
    2017-04-21 Liu Zongyi
    China and Nepal kicked off their first-ever joint military exercise, code-named "Sagarmatha Friendship 2017," on April 16 at Nepal Army's Para Training School in Kathmandu. The drill will last 10 days and its main purposes are counterterror... [FULL TEXT]
  • China-India towards a New Model of Major Country Relations
    2016-12-20 Yang Jiemian
    The Speech of Prof. Jiemian YANG, Chairman of the Council of Academic Affairs,Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS), China at the “India-China Think-Tank Forum: Towards a Closer India-China Developmental Partnership” co-organ... [FULL TEXT]
  • Criticism of CPEC is proof of progress
    2016-12-26 Liu Zongyi
    Pakistans Sindh Province saw a bomb attack against Chinese engineers and small-scale protests against the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) recently. Meanwhile, the Pakistani government claimed that anti-CPEC activities by foreign for... [FULL TEXT]
  • Overcoming Myanmar's Myitsone Dam conundrum
    2016-12-26 Den Steinbock
    In 2009, Myanmar agreed on the huge dam project with Chinese contractors; in 2011, it was suspended. As the new government must decide its future, it is closely watched by both Chinese and international investors.In 2009, after years of tal... [FULL TEXT]
  • India seeks interests from geopolitical tension
    2016-12-26 Liu Zongyi
    The 14th Meeting of Foreign Ministers of China, Russia and India is scheduled to convene in Moscow on Monday. The meeting comes in the backdrop of the just concluded India visit of US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter, during which the US and... [FULL TEXT]
  • Can Nepal be bridge between China, India?
    2016-12-26 Liu Zongyi
    Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli just concluded a week-long visit to China. During his stay, Oli and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang signed agreements of cooperation covering the areas of transportation, cross-border trade, energy and finan... [FULL TEXT]
  • India, China can learn from each other’s varied growth model...
    2017-01-04 Liu Zongyi
    While the Chinese economy is slowing down after entering the "new normal," India, under Narendra Modis governance, has witnessed a rapid economic growth in recent years. Speculations that "the Indian economy will surpass that of China" and ... [FULL TEXT]
  • India’s manufacturing drive not a threat to China
    2017-01-04 Wang Yuzhu
    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said last week that the government "wants the share of manufacturing in GDP to reach 25 percent in the near future" in a speech during a week-long "Make in India" fair designed to attract foreign investme... [FULL TEXT]