any of the old Western imperialist powers are taking part in a new scramble: this time not for Africa, but for hegemony and influence in the South China Sea.
n his interview with the Financial Times on 14 October 2021, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg noted that the increased power of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on the world stage necessitated an update to NATO’s geostrategic contingency planning.
nder American hegemony, Asia Pacific has experienced the longest period of peace since the start of the Industrial Revolution, but the emergence of China as a rival power has created a sense of insecurity not felt in the region since Imperial Japan invaded Nanjing in 1937, and then soon after the rest of southeast Asia.
n Political Warfare: Strategies for Combating China’s Plan to “Win without Fighting,” Professor Kerry K.
ary of China’s demographic preponderance, powerful economy and rapidly advancing modernizing air and naval power projection capabilities, the U.
administration under Joe Biden has singled out a “growing rivalry with China and Russia” as a key challenge facing the United States.
hina’s investments in Balkan countries that are not members of the European Union keep growing.
Since the coup of February 1, 2021, much has been written about China’s role in the military’s coup, while Russian support for the coup regime of Min Aung Hlaing has been covered or discussed less.
hina and Iran have been building an increasingly close economic, political and security partnership since the mid-1990s, when China emerged as Iran’s partner of choice for its energy projects in both the nuclear field and hydrocarbons.
For critics of “pan-Africanism” or government officials in some African countries, AfCFTA raises more problems and questions than answers: what is the role of China and the U.
Such a sudden boost raises the questions of why China is investing when others are leaving, and whether Latin American – or U.
Reminiscent of history’s flow of game-changing trends implied in China’s ancient philosophy – the “I Ching” (易經) or “Book of Changes”, global paradigm shifts are afoot seemingly to help bring about Yamani’s “prophecy”.
As observed in the last four years, more than half of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China have constantly shown annual growth of more than 6-7%.
Moreover, the Summit paid attention to another rising challenger from the Far East, China, for the first time in its history.
This October marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.
The demonstrations then turned to shape the future political and ideological debates in China.