Panama has cut its diplomatic relations with Taiwan to establish ties with Beijing in...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 4, 2016
In recent years, as Beijing has been expanding economic ties with Latin America, engagement with...
by Josh Rudolph | Jul 24, 2015
At The New York Times, Clifford Krauss and Keith Bradsher look at how China's global engagement is...
by Josh Rudolph | May 22, 2015
Free expression and literacy advocacy group PEN America this week released the report "Censorship...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 14, 2013
Nicaragua's National Assembly has, as expected, approved plans for a Chinese firm to build and run a new waterway to rival the Panama Canal. From José De Córdoba at The Wall Street Journal: Supporters of the 50-year concession,...
by Josh Rudolph | May 31, 2013
After his first foreign tour as president in March, a strategically important journey that began in Russia and took him to three African nations, Xi Jinping will begin his second series of overseas visits today in Trinidad and...
by Melissa M. Chan | Mar 24, 2013
As China cements its diplomatic and economic ties to Argentina and Uruguay, the country is looking to secure long-term supplies of natural resources from Latin America. From UPI: Between 2000 and 2005 China represented nearly 40...
by Melissa M. Chan | Sep 30, 2012
As China's influence in South America grows, Chinese and Venezuelan state media report that China has launched a second satellite for Venezuela. This launch comes amid China's increasing role in Venezuela's economy. From CNN:...
by Sophie Beach | Jul 12, 2012
In recent years, much attention has been focused on China's increasingly influential role in various African countries and the country invests large sums of money in the continent. But China's investments are building influence...
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