Chinese Investment in the U.S. Tanks Amid Major Policy Crackdowns
With or without a trade war, Chinese foreign direct investment to the United States won’t stop tumbling anytime soon.
Xi Jinping Is the World’s Most Powerful Soccer Coach
China's team is a national embarrassment — but the party chairman has big plans for the game.
Xi and Kim’s Marriage of Convenience
The Chinese president is briefed on the Singapore summit during the North Korean leader’s third state visit.
Beijing’s Threats Against Taiwan Are Deadly Serious
China's leaders are giving up on political hopes of reunification — and considering military options.
On China’s New Silk Road, Democracy Pays A Toll
China's vast foreign investment program comes at a sharp cost to human rights and good governance
China Enlists U.N. to Promote Its Belt and Road Project
Top United Nations officials are helping sell Xi Jinping’s signature foreign-policy initiative.
Trump Is Driving Xi Into Modi’s Arms
China’s more afraid of a volatile United States than a powerful India.
China’s $6 Billion Propaganda Blitz Is a Snooze
Beijing’s propaganda works at home, but it can't compete globally.
Did Kim’s Visit Just Hand China a Trump Card?
An unannounced visit boosted both Beijing’s and Pyongyang’s leverage in negotiations, but Washington still seems to have no plan.
Is China the World Leader in Biomedical Fraud?
Xi Jinping should be promoting evidence-based medicine, not quackery.
Defending America Means Defending Democracy
With China and Russia on the rise, the United States leaves the field uncontested at its peril.
With Trump Focused on North Korea, Beijing Sails Ahead in South China Sea
China is starting to dictate terms in one of the world’s strategic waterways, and the United States is largely missing in action.
Trump and Xi’s Narcissism of Small Differences
The presidents of the United States and China are destined to clash, precisely because their economic worldviews are so similar.
Xi Jinping Has Quietly Chosen His Own Successor
Meet Chen Miner, the man who has been getting groomed to run China — without anyone in the West seeming to notice.
The Resistible Rise of Xi Jinping
China's president radically changed his country, and the Communist Party, through skill, determination — and a series of lucky breaks.
1.3 Billion People Are in One Man’s Grip
Why Xi Jinping will dominate this week's 19th Party Congress and what it means for China's future.
Xi Jinping Is About to Face a Constitutional Crisis
The Chinese president is making a massive bid for total power — unless the law trips him up.
A Nuclear Slap in China’s Face
Kim Jong Un has caused Xi Jinping to lose face. What will China do about it?