Ten steps to $5 trillion: Lesson from RCEP fiasco is that India must execute bold reforms to become competitive

Gurcharan Das  Source Link November 4, 2019 was a sad day. Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided…

Next in Line to Lead al-Qa`ida: A Profile of Abu Muhammad al-Masri

ALI SOUFANSource Link Abstract: Now is an opportune time to revisit the question of succession to…

The US H-1B Visa: A Boon for High-Skilled Immigrants from India

Jacob Funk Kirkegaard  Source Link The Trump administration’s preference for a “merit-based” immigration system over one…

The Central Committee Fourth Plenum Gives Further Powers to the CCP Leadership “Core”

By: Willy Wo-Lap Lam Source Link Introduction Is the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) finally putting systems…

Maldives looks for new deal on China debt

New administration aims for a diplomatic resolution to heavy borrowing under previous president Agence France-Presse  …

The Xiangshan Forum and Emerging Themes in PRC Military Diplomacy

By: John DotsonSource Link Introduction: The Beijing Xiangshan Forum and the PRC’s International Security Propaganda In October,…

The Battle for Motor Sich: A Sino-American Dispute in Ukraine

By: Yuan Jiang, Vladimir Legenko Source Link Introduction This summer, Ukraine became another venue for competition…

China Is Overtaking the U.S. in Scientific Research

Peter R. Orszag Source Link Thirty years ago in December, the modern exchange of scholars between…

The World War II Capabilities We Need for Today’s Urban Battlefield

A key message of this site is that contemporary armies are unprepared for the challenges of…

US Warning Over CPEC: What’s the Reality of China-Pakistan Ties?

Image of Chinese flag (R) and Pakistani flag (L) used for representational purposes.(Photo: Arnica Kala /…