Richard Weitz, Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
Oct 13, 2016
Recent speeches given to the UN General Assembly by the U.S. and China illustrate sharp differences in areas such as domestic political systems, appropriate roles and relationships in world politics, and dispute resolution. Russia backed China on many points that the U.S. opposes. These disagreements will continue to play a large role in shaping the international arena.
Sep 20, 2016
China’s economy has shown a steady upward trend and has huge room for maneuver while there’s no basis for a sustained depreciation of the nation’s currency, said Premier Li Keqiang.
Qin Xiaoying, Research Scholar, China Foundation For Int'l and Strategic Studies
Mar 18, 2016
The Chinese premier’s frankness in his report embodied not only decision-makers’ policy orientations, but also a profound people-first mentality that will be of far-reaching significance.
Sep 10, 2015
The economy is stabilizing despite a slower growth pace, Li said at Summer Davos held in northeast China's port city Dalian. "On the one hand it is turning for the better while stabilizing; on the other hand difficulties remain," Li said.
Zhai Kun, Senior Research Fellow at Institute of International and Strategic Studies and Professor at Peking University
Nov 12, 2014
China’s “One Belt, One Road” strategy is Xi’s new scheme to effectively interconnect the trade routes between China and the rest of the world. The United States need not consider it a hegemonic challenge, but rather work to collaborate in the region’s common development.
He Wenping, Research Fellow, West Asia and Africa Studies Institute of the China Academy of Social Sciences
May 23, 2014
The two high-profile visits of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to Africa clearly depict an upgrade in China’s ties with the continent. As He Wenping explains, China’s foreign policy will focus more on “contribution” and “responsibility” while working to enhance global cooperation.
Chen Jimin, Guest Researcher, Center for Peace and Development Studies, China Association for International Friendly Contact
May 14, 2014
Chen Jimin reflects on Li Keqiang’s visit of four African nations and explores the significance of Africa’s renaissance and China’s rise, which will continue to provide growth and development if Sino-African relations are upgraded and strategic opportunities are seized.
Robert I. Rotberg, Founding Director of Program on Intrastate Conflict, Harvard Kennedy School
May 07, 2014
As Chinese Premier Li Keqiang continues his first tour of four key African nations since rising to the post last year, Robert I. Rotberg analyzes China’s investment in the region and answers the pivotal question: Is Premier Li Keqiang’s visit about more than just oil deals between China and Africa?
Li Zheng, Assistant Research Processor, China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations
Mar 21, 2014
Premier Li Keqiang has revealed more information about his ‘Likonomics’ plan, and the future prospects for China's economic reform, writes Li Zheng.
Douglas Paal, Vice President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Dec 27, 2013
You may have missed the funeral, but China’s new leadership has quietly buried the admonition of former leader Deng Xiaoping that as China rises in wealth and power it should maintain a low profile (known as taoguang yanghui), writes Douglas Paal.