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“The BRICS and the Future of Global Order” soon available in Chinese (Shanghai People’s Press)

 
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"The role and importance of the so-called BRICS has been hotly debated for a decade, but it has not been studied in a systematic way until now. Oliver Stuenkel’s balanced and richly detailed work ...



Venezuela: não há solução sem Pequim (EL PAÍS)

 
http://brasil.elpais.com/brasil/2017/06/13/opinion/1497316118_825241.html
Depois de anos de tentativas frustradas, fica evidente que atores regionais não têm a capacidade de ajudar a Venezuela a sair do fundo do ...



Venezuela: No Solution Without Beijing


BY OLIVER STUENKEL
JUNE 5, 2017 China has invested more than $60 billion, giving it a huge stake in Maduro’s survival.
http://americasquarterly.org/content/venezuela-no-solution-without-beijing
For years, ...



China’s Asian Dream

 
Book Review: China's Asian Dream. By Tom Miller. Zed Books, 2017.  256 pages. $21.16 (kindle, amazon.com)
Four years ago, at a talk at Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan, Chinese president Xi Jinping ...



Can China Union Pay challenge Visa and Mastercard?

 
As the Chinese government welcomes leaders from around the world for its Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, analysts will ask: is the One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative a plan to overthrow the existing global ...