Pages, tagged as «China»

Geopolitical Issues Concerning Development of South Asia’s Transport Corridors

South Asia is becoming theater for fierce competition between various powers

China in the Balkans: Interests and Issues

The Balkans have become a top priority of China

National security law to be beneficial for Hong Kong

Despite the fact that the USA opposed the introduction of the China's national security law, it has a positive impact on Hong Kong's economy, RISS expert Mikhail Belyaev says. "After the entry into force of this law, shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange soared by 2.27%. This is a very high indicator," he added.

China and Russia blur lines on “division of labour” in exerting influence over Central Asia

China’s growing influence over Central Asian economics, politics and security at the expense of Russia—a topic that is revisited repeatedly given its essential strategic import—continues to grab the attention of the region’s geopolitical observers. One of the most recent iterations of this focus came in the form of a report by a Washington-based think tank, the Wilson Center’s Kennan Institute. 

Trump’s big anti-China speech: Much ado about nothing

Vyacheslav Kholodkov

Trump’s big anti-China speech was aimed at voters rather than changing something in relations with Beijing, RISS expert Vyacheslav Kholodkov says. The basis for Trump’s actions was China’s decision to implement a national security law in Hong Kong. According to this law, Ministries of National Security will be opened in the special administrative region of Hong Kong in order to monitor activities directed at splitting the country and undermining stability.

USA aims to rally the world against China

Vyacheslav Kholodkov

The White House is actively involving its allies in the fight against Beijing

USA launches anti-Chinese campaign

Sergey Mikhailov

The US is planning to spread a disinformation campaign against China around the world

Pandemic ruining US hopes for world domination

Mikhail Belyaev

Trump is aimed at maintaining US dominance and hindering China's recovery after the coronavirus

The financial constituent of China’s economic modernization

Nataliya Gribova

China's financial system should be transformed

Coronavirus as a challenge to the global economy

China's coronavirus outbreak can seriously damage the world economy, RISS expert Mikhail Belyaev believes. He recalled that Hubei’s provincial capital of Wuhan, the place where the coronavirus outbreak had emerged, was one of the main centers of China's economic development. He warned that China's economic growth would slow to 1%, if not to prevent the viral disease from spreading.