ASPI: China’s vision to shape global internet governance01/Dec
The Chinese Communist Party’s foreign influence work is not reduced to one single dedicated organ;..
Bloomberg: China Is Closing Another Major Bridge to Taiwan30/Nov
For the past decade, political, economic and cultural ties between China and Taiwan have withered un..
The Diplomat: China’s Subnational Influence at Work in the New York State Legislature29/Nov
The New York State Legislature has a long record of promoting “friendship” with the People’s R..
Military and Security
The Japan Times: Chinese military integrates conventional and new domain forces, Japan defense report warns02/Dec
The Chinese military has integrated its land, sea and air conventional forces with new space, cyber,..
Forbes: The Chinese Air Force’s New Tankers Could Help Its Bombers And Fighters Surround Taiwan30/Nov
Twenty-seven Chinese warplanes skirted Taiwan on Sunday, cutting across the island country’s sou..
Federation of American Scientists: A Closer Look at China’s Missile Silo Construction29/Nov
After the discovery during the summer of what appears to be at least three vast missile silo fields ..
WSJ: Chinese Tech Giants, Under Pressure From Regulation, Now Face Economic Drag01/Dec
China’s tech giants are feeling the pinch of an economic slowdown, adding financial pressure to an..
Bloomberg: China’s Economy Likely Remained Weak as Factories Slump30/Nov
China’s manufacturing activity likely remained subdued in November, with weak domestic demand in t..
WaPo: In China, escalating cost of business sends some companies to the exits29/Nov
A new data protection law is changing the calculus for doing business in China, with foreign and dom..
Atlantic Council: Africa’s digital infrastructure is the next playing field for great-power competition02/Dec
In June, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari blocked Twitter for all of Nigeria in what many believe..
Lawfare: As Facebook Joins the Race to the Metaverse, Chinese Tech Companies Face Hurdles30/Nov
In the wake of Mark Zuckerberg’s announcement on Oct. 28 that Facebook will be changing its name ..
SCMP: Why a Canadian ban on Huawei 5G may come with a whimper, not a bang29/Nov
Wired internet never reached the village of Lac La Hache, in the remote eastern interior of British ..
Nikkei: China-Pakistan Belt and Road Initiative hits buffers02/Dec
In Gwadar, a developing port town in southwest Pakistan, Adam Qadir Baksh had been hoping for a majo..
Straits Times: China rejects allegations it may confiscate Ugandan airport if country defaults on loan01/Dec
China has rejected allegations that it may confiscate Uganda's sole international airport if the ea..
SMH: There’s gold in the Solomon Islands, but not for the people who live there30/Nov
The Solomon Islands are so named because they were thought to contain the fabled treasures of King S..
Jamie Dimon, head of the bank JP Morgan Chase, with a net worth of $1.9 billion, flew last week into..
New legislation would force policy experts who testify before Congress to disclose any foreign gover..