COVID-19 vaccination in Europe and the United States is moving too slowly and is failing to prevent avoidable death and economic disruption. More must be done to accelerate the campaign by targeting those most at risk.
Why rush a deal that is so inherently complex?
In the eyes of Europeans, Joe Biden’s US election win brings the promise of major change with global relevance. From climate to multilateralism, to trade and managing global public goods, here is a take on how to understand this promise.
A look into the potential Comprehensive Agreement on Investment between China and the European Union.
An ageing population is generally bad news for growth prospects, but Japan and Taiwan offer important lessons.
COVID-19 almost one year on, it is time to assess who passed the test, and who failed.
The European Union owes much of its economic weight to its regional value chain and integration into the global value chain. But the EU’s global value chain role is shrinking, and while EU trade integration with China is increasing, it is mainly to China’s benefit, undermining the EU’s external competitiveness.
How can we ensure fair competition between European firms and Chinese state-backed players?
What should be Europe's strategy towards the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)?
China is no doubt bound to benefit, but other members of the regional trade pact may benefit even more
A look into the intermediary role of Hong Kong in financing cross-border Belt and Road Initiative projects and compare it with Singapore, a similar offshore financial center and competitor.
'The Communist Party has acknowledged that the outside world now is more of a risk than an opportunity.'