Assessing the impact of China on global governance in the age of power diffusion
[IT] Giovanni Andornino (Università degli Studi di Torino & T.wai - Torino World Affairs Institute) racconta la Cina del III secolo a.C. e il suo primo Imperatore Qin Shi Huangdi nella puntata di "Passato e Presente".
On November 26-27, the Sixth Summit of the Heads of Governments of China and the sixteen countries of Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe took place in Budapest, marking the fifth anniversary since the establishment of the 16+1 platform. The meeting itself was business as usual. At the same time, unlike in the past, this Summit gained unprecedented coverage in international media, with skeptical and critical takes on China-CESEE relations dominating the discourse.
“China has become a new option for PNG when it seeks external opportunities for economic and development cooperation. It has become a bargaining chip for the island country in acquiring more aid and benefits from traditional donors”.
The Philippines’ relations with China have recently experienced turbulence, with the occurrence of various controversies and disputes. The issues behind development projects have cast doubts on the integrity of Chinese investments and revealed the venality of Philippine institutions. Moreover, the fiery and contentious maritime row between the two countries has led to the deterioration of bilateral ties. These long-standing hostilities have brought diplomatic relations to their lowest point since they were established in June 1975.
The words “Chinese influence” have become shorthand for a multitude of hot-button issues that are starting to affect Australian perceptions of China’s power.
[IT] Il 19° congresso nazionale del Partito comunista cinese non ha soltanto confermato Xi Jinping alla carica di Segretario generale e Presidente della Commissione militare centrale: l’ha di fatto consacrato in una posizione di primus inter inferiores che non ha precedenti nella vicenda politica cinese degli ultimi vent’anni.
It would be erroneous to see Southeast Asia as little more than an object for strategic competition between Beijing, on one hand, and Washington and its allies, on the other.
Quarterly journal on the politics, foreign policy and socio-political dynamics of contemporary China
Quarterly journal on the international relations and international political economy of South-East Asia
Quarterly journal investigating the extended concept of security and the human dimension of conflict
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