Washington Hopes for the Best; Beijing Prepares for the Worst

Following the reelection of Chen Shui-bian, window narrows for a peaceful settlement
Richard Baum
May 24, 2004

China's ‘Big Mamas' in a Quandary

Caught between the urge to repress and to make use of the Internet, Beijing sees its power eroded
Paul Mooney
April 12, 2004

Democracy Gains in Southeast Asia's Islamic Nations

Despite extremist threat, pluralism flourishes in Islamic Indonesia and Malaysia
Goenawan Mohamad
April 16, 2004

Taiwan's Challenge to China and the World - Part II

A ‘Greater Chinese Union' offers best political solution
Linda Jakobson
March 15, 2004

Clearing Clouds Over the Karakoram Pass

Sino-Pakistani cooperation in fighting terrorism improves relations, but other challenges may arise
Ziad Haider
March 29, 2004

While the US Looked for Iraqi WMD, North Korea Built Theirs

Bush's early refusal to deal with North Korea makes it harder now to walk Pyongyang back from its weapons program
Jack Pritchard
March 31, 2004

North Korea Leader Touts “Thrilling Sound” of Hydrogen Bomb in Test Order

North Korea’s regime defies a directive from China not to test nuclear bombs
January 6, 2016

Bringing US Presidential Debates to a Chinese Audience

Beijing high school student organizes volunteers to post subtitles on US debates
Owen Guo
January 6, 2016

Treasuries Extend Global-Debt Rally on China, US Growth Worry

Manufacturing woes, especially in China, could disrupt Fed’s plan to normalize rates
Ari Altstedter and Allison McNeely
January 5, 2016

Rethinking North Korean Missile Capabilities

Funding missile defense systems could be a priority for the region
Nah Liang Tuang
December 23, 2015

Poor Harvest Could Spell Hard Winter for Rural North Koreans

A harsh weather could mean tough days in spring and summer of 2016
Eric Talmadge
December 30, 2015