China

December 26, 2016

Q+A: Dalai Lama’s Mongolia Visit and China’s Reaction

Despite objections from China, Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama had made a four day visit to Mongolia in November, 2016. Miffed China took some "countermeasures" and cancelled all investment talks, imposed additional tolls on Mongolian Cargo passing through Chinese Territory…

December 29, 2015

Peaceful Rise of China

The very concept of ‘Peaceful Rise’ (hepingjueqi) was introduced by the famous Chinese Communist Party (CCP) intellectual named Zheng Bijian in November 3, 2003 at an address made at the Bo’ao Forum for Asia in China. Then Chinese President Hu…

December 25, 2015

China Pakistan Economic Corridor

China and Pakistan had signed more than 50 agreements in April 2015 on various fields including agriculture, education, power generation, infrastructure projects, telecommunication etc. Out of these, around 30 agreements are related to the Economic Corridor named China-Pakistan Economic Corridor…

December 25, 2015

End of China’s One Child Policy

After a period of 35 years, China has recently changed its one-child policy and allowed the married couples to have at most two children. Historical background During the 1960’s, China under the rule of Maoists was an impoverished agrarian economy…

November 13, 2015

TPP and China

The main driving force of TPP is United States and as expected, US has successfully tried to keep China at bay from TPP. The group's economic significance has increased with the addition of Canada and Mexico and has become even…

September 19, 2015

Should India follow China Model in Cotton?

Cotton provides direct employment to around 60 Lakh farmers and indirect employment  to around 4-5 Crore People via cotton based industries. It is also one of the largest foreign exchange earner commodities of India. It is base of cotton textile…

September 13, 2015

China’s SAARC Interests

China is pushing for admission to SAARC as was evident in Kathmandu Summit. Chinese presence in Sri Lanka can be seen in all aspects of its economic life. In addition to the development of Hambantota and other Columbo ports, Chinese…

June 10, 2015

India and World: The Changed Perceptions

Historically, India was seen as a poor developing country with a low visibility on global politico-economical front.  All western powers including United States saw India as a local / regional power in South Asia without any global weight. Over the…

September 2, 2014

Tokyo-Beijing Commercial Rivalry and India’s Opportunities

They key issues between China and Japan are Taiwan Issue, Senkaku Islands, Japanese-American security co-operation, Issue of war reparations and issue of the Japanese chemical weapons discarded in China. There are no military conflicts but some of the major issues…