GEOPOLITICS

GEOPOLITICS

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  1. FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un provides guidance on a nuclear weapons program in this

    Commentary: North Korea will never give up its nuclear weapons

    The value of nuclear missiles to North Korea is very obvious, and it is surprising that US President Donald Trump offered so little for them, says ...
  2. US President Donald Trump is accompanied by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (left) and then

    Commentary: Is Trump the only reason for the great American foreign policy muddle?

    US President Donald Trump’s temperamental and transactional approach to foreign affairs makes him anything but rational, say Andrew Sheng and Xiao ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Protest against China in New Delhi

    Commentary: Domestic politics may delay India’s truce with China

    Indians want the BJP government to deliver on its “hard” image and take a stronger stance against China, says NTU’s Dr Sinderpal Singh.
  4. Tensions have been rising on the border between India and China in recent weeks

    Commentary: China's boundary skirmishes with India have wider economic and geopolitical implications

    With limited options, Beijing could be pushing New Delhi to a closer Western embrace, says Yogesh Joshi.
  5. A view of an explosion of a joint liaison office with South Korea in border town Kaesong

    Commentary: North Korea is frustrated we are not taking it seriously

    The latest aggression by Pyongyang in destroying a facility used for talks with South Korea shows that it is frustrated, says Professor Robert Kelly.
  6. Since their meeting at the G20 Summit in June 2019, relations between US President Donald Trump and

    Commentary: The US-China relationship just got a lot more complicated

    It is far from clear that the US will subordinate geopolitical rivalry to the vital objectives of containing COVID-19 or safeguarding the world’s ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: File photo of a Chinese 100 yuan banknote being placed under a $100 banknote in this ph

    Commentary: The US dollar's supremacy is waning. So will America’s influence

    The dollar and the US is not immune to the same kind of progressive degeneration suffered by the pound sterling and the UK in the 20th century, ...
  8. A gas flare on an oil production platform in the Soroush oil fields is seen alongside an Iranian fl

    Commentary: Low oil prices gives Asia the chance to steer Middle East geopolitics

    In a buyers’ market, Asian countries can seize the moment to develop oil contracts that give the Iraqi industry a much-needed boost, says Mohammed ...
  9. Chinese and US flags flutter outside a corporate building in Beijing in January 2020

    Commentary: Trump and Xi must end the blame game and restore trust

    COVID-19 offers an outside chance to mend the damaged US-China relationship, which will hurt both countries, says former Morgan Stanley chairman ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    The best year financial markets have ever had?

    For all the angst about trade wars, geopolitics and a sputtering and overly indebted global economy, 2019 might just be the best year investors ...