No economy is ever on permanent cruise control. Regular government intervention is necessary and its required actions will change over time. Right now, the key to success for most of the large Asian economies is on increasing domestic consumption.
Brexit nativism, resurgent nationalism in Europe, and Donald Trump’s ‘America First’ were very visible in the headlines this year. China was able to take a relative dash forward during the 2008 financial crisis, so what are the implications of this year’s political turmoil?
It might take a long time to establish a bona fide relationship in China; but once you’re in, trust is no longer an issue.
Of Course Xi Jinping Will Not Serve a Third Term. Xi will remain incredibly powerful; he has no reason to risk his influence in pursuit of formalising it.
Before the situation becomes truly critical, the world must find a way to temper the CCP censorship regime. The anaconda extends its reach.
As Xi Jinping has taken the reins of almost all areas of governance, the Chinese president has amassed a large amount of power.
“China is a peaceful country,” declares Jane, a Hmong-minority nursing student from Guizhou…These are common sentiments voiced by young adults raised on a steady diet of communist party propaganda.
The South China Sea (SCS) is a central feature of the Belt and Road Initiative’s (BRI) and influence in the SCS is a principle concern for Beijing.