- Daily Brief
- August 22, 2019
China’s risky economic reorientation could allow it to sustain its economic rise but a botched transition could wreak havoc.
South Korea’s president faces impeachment. How will the vote affect domestic and regional politics?
China has seized Singaporean military assets during transit. What will this do to their relations?
Budget cuts, the distractions of the War on Terror and increasingly outdated doctrine are tipping the military balance towards China.
Chinese President Xi Jinping was recently granted “core” status. What does this mean for China?
India-Pakistan relations are in crisis again. How close to nuclear war will the rivals go?
The Philippines’ new president is leaning away from America and towards China – is he hedging or is this a marked strategic shift?
The increasing disparity between different economic sectors and the regions they call home is a major challenge for Beijing.
As PM Abe pushes for constitutional reforms to let Japan rearm, what are Tokyo’s true intentions?
Beijing’s risky lending practices and preference for Chinese companies endanger its banks.
A Trump foreign policy’s ability to fundamentally alter America’s trajectory is overestimated.
The recent revamp is designed to pursue reforms and accelerate economic development.