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In the antechamber of a multi-front trade war
In the antechamber of a multi-front trade war
Federico Steinberg: Obsessed with cutting its bilateral trade deficits, the US fears that in the absence of pressure and threats, the EU will not agree to sit down at the negotiating table. The current trade dispute is being played out against the backdrop of two more far-reaching issues: the WTO’s viability and how to [...]Read the full article
China's underground churches
China’s underground churches
Experts estimate that China could become the biggest Christian country in the world over the next few years. However, most practitioners reject the country’s state-sanctioned churches, which they accuse of serving the Communist Party of China’s interests and [...]Read the full article
China is not the model
China is not the model
Juan Pablo Cardenal: "China’s investments and business operations in many countries replicate its own development model: prioritising economic growth above all else, with no regard for the side effects, no respect for standards and no time for transparency"Read the full article