Commentary: PLA Navy’s Major Exercise in the South China Sea: An Analytical Perspective

Brig Vinod Anand, Senior Fellow, VIF
The massive People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy exercises conducted in the second week of April near Hainan and further east, and review of the same by President Xi Jinping come in the wake of evolving strategic situation at the global and regional
Neighbourhood Studies, China

हिन्द महासागर में चीन द्वारा समुद्री-आधारभूत संरचना से जुडी परियोजनाओं का संचालन: ऋण एवं पट्टेदारी समझौते

Dr Vijay Sakhuja
हिन्द महासागर से जुड़े समकालीन विमर्श में आर्थिक गलियारों, जुडाव और बंदरगाह परियोजनाएं और साथ ह
Neighbourhood Studies, China, Hindi

Commentary: China’s Maritime Infrastructure Projects in the Indian Ocean: Lend and Lease Agreements

Dr Vijay Sakhuja
Economic corridors, connectivity and port projects, and strategic access arrangements in the Indian Ocean Region resonate in the contemporary oration. Further, China’s 21st Century Maritime Silk Road (MSR), under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI),
Neighbourhood Studies, China

Commentary : Xi Secures his Wish List for the ‘New Era’

Gunjan Singh, Associate Fellow, VIF
The past month has witnessed significant political developments in China which have altered the structure of the Chinese domestic political system and may lead to an acute concentration of power and Mao-style personality cult. The developments have a
Neighbourhood Studies, China

Commentary: China’s Growing Naval Footprint in Pakistan

Dr Teshu Singh, Associate Fellow, VIF
China’s Jiwani Initiative Recently, media reports have raised the possibility of Jiwani being developed as a naval base in Pakistan by the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN). Pakistan has six ports: Karachi, Muhammad Bin Qa
Neighbourhood Studies, China, Pakistan

Commentary: Taiwan in the Evolving Geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific

Dr Teshu Singh, Associate Fellow, VIF
The New Southbound Policy In January 2016, Tsai Ing-wen, leader of Taiwan’s Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) secured 56 percent of the total votes and became the first female president of Taiwan. The cross-strait relation was
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क्या ‘वन बेल्ट वन रोड’ चीन में आर्थिक उथलपुथल ला सकता है?

Prerna Gandhi, Research Associate, VIF
सन 2000 के बाद ही लगातार कई अर्थशास्त्रियों द्वारा चीनी अर्थव्यवस्था में गिरावट के कयास लगाये जा
Neighbourhood Studies, China, Hindi

Drawing the line with China

Dr Teshu Singh, Associate Fellow, VIF
Neighbourhood Studies, China, VIF Scholars Outreach

चीन की 19वीं पार्टी कांग्रेस का विश्लेषण

Jayadeva Ranade
पहले ही चीन के किसी अन्य वामपंथी दल के नेता की तुलना में अधिक और लगभग चौदह औपचारिक पद सँभालते हु
Neighbourhood Studies, China, Hindi

Commentary - Repairing Sino-India Relationship: A Chinese Perspective

Siwei Liu
The Donglang border crisis has been defused for nearly three months. However, up to now, the Sino-Indian relations have not completely out of the shadow and it is still in an atmosphere of suspicion and mistrust. There were many bilateral annual dial
Neighbourhood Studies, China