North Korea: The Perilous Path to Denuclearization

After months of jingoistic rhetoric and back channel diplomacy, the historic summit between President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong-un finally happened on 12th June...

Taiwan: The Question Of One China – Part II

In Part 1, we discussed the genesis of One China policy and the Taiwan dispute with Mainland China which has festered for decades. We...

Taiwan: The Question Of One China – Part I

Taiwan has been one of the core issues that exhibit’s China’s insecurities towards its One China policy. Beijing has consistently hammered this point domestically...

Hong Kong: China’s Identity Question

The rise of the People’s Republic of China in the last two decades has enabled a massive economic and social churn with new megapolises,...

Book: Korean Peninsula

In our 2016 book “The New Global Order” we extrapolated how the world order has evolved over the centuries and how the thirst for...

The Growing Cold Shoulder to Chinese Investment

On May 23rd, the Canadian government blocked the acquisition of Aecon Group Inc. – a Toronto-based construction company – by an SOE (state-owned enterprise),...