US Vice President declares “new Cold War” against China

US Vice President declares “new Cold War” against China

Speech brands China as foremost threat to US power

Hong Kong’s controversial high-speed rail link to China opens

Hong Kong’s controversial high-speed rail link to China opens

Another costly white elephant project with sinister political implications

The Jasic struggle and the Left in China

The Jasic struggle and the Left in China

A new chapter of struggle has opened in China

US-China trade war: A long conflict?

Is Trump winning the trade war?

Trump’s tariffs raise international tensions and could derail global economic growth

Xi Jinping: A weakened strongman

Damaged portrait of Xi Jinping in Shanghai, July 2018.

The US-China conflict, an economic downturn, and rising political discontent have combined to shake Xi’s previously iron grip