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  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Biden to visit China, Japan, South Korea in new US push

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 09:37am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... China, Japan and South Korea next month, the White House said on Monday, as it seeks to ease doubts about its commitment to Asia. On the trip in the first week of December, Biden ... on China, in a report last month, said that Beijing has expanded its crackdown on political dissent after initial hopeful signs of change from Xi. Japan has been particularly nervous about China’s ...

  2. News - China

    Abe says Japan won’t 'tolerate' China's island challenge

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 04:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... in reference to recent tensions over the Diaoyu Islands, which are known as the Senkakus in Japan. Japan's recently elected prime minister made the comments at the Center for Strategic ... Abe carefully avoided disagreements with Obama after previous Japanese governments’ rifts and declared: “The alliance between Japan and the United States is back now. It’s completely back.” ...

  3. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Lack of trust clouds strategies of China, Japan and the US in East Asia

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by Chow Chung-Yan

    ... Chow Chung-yan chungyan.chow@scmp.com A lack of trust and understanding cloud the diplomatic strategies of the big three players in East Asia – China, Japan and the United States A place ... Japan and the US - are all undergoing tremendous transformation at home and are introspective in their thinking. None of them has formulated a clear diplomatic strategy that others can trust ...


    China's former Japan envoy accuses US of exploiting territorial rows

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng teddy.ng@scmp.com Former Chinese ambassador to Japan says Washington should distance itself from Tokyo US 'using island disputes to expand its influence' A former Chinese ambassador to Japan has accused the United States of using China's territorial disputes to expand its own influence in the region. Chen Jian, who was posted in Tokyo between 1998 ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Dangers of a long China-Japan rift

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... to trade and investment in the short term, assuming that tensions begin to subside, but the longer-term impact on Asian and indeed global trade could be huge. Japan will seek to reduce its reliance ... which are owned by Japan but were once claimed by China. The China Daily mentioned that, in earlier times, the Ryukyus began at Kume island near Okinawa, which implies that all the Japanese ...

  6. Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... It is the same story of decline with international institutions such as the G7, once an essential platform for resolving global economic issues. Its members- France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Britain, ... weakened by its debt crisis and controversial military ventures overseas. Europe is likewise mired in debt which is crippling confidence in its institutions and its future. Japan is nursing ...

  7. News - China - FOREIGN AFFAIRS

    Chinese diplomacy in holding pattern before Xi takes over

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Interactions with Japan and US in Asia-Pacific is likely to be fraught with uncertainty for now China's interactions with the two other major powers in the Asia-Pacific region, the United States and Japan, are expected to be fraught with uncertainty over the next few months because of impending government reshuffles, analysts say. China has just seen Xi Jinping named ...

  8. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Ex-diplomat says Sino-Japanese rift part of US agenda

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... Japan since the second world war in order to "eliminate" prime ministers who sought to develop better relations with Beijing. Ukeru Magosaki, who also served as the head of the Foreign Ministry's Intelligence and Analysis Bureau, has recently written a book that has soared to the top of Japan's bestseller lists. The book- Sengoshi no Shotai (The Truth Behind Post-war History)- ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that of Japan's. The gap will almost certainly continue to widen. (Tokyo)   2. Global Times The Cold War era is long over, but the mentality hasn't disappeared. … Mistrust is expanding among major ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Abe and Obama must reassure Asia of their agenda for peace and growth

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by SIMON TAY

    ... world. Partly. But it is not only the paranoid in Beijing who believe that competition with China has been a factor. For Japan, the Abe administration is making its own pivot, to focus ... in the middle of the year. Victory could mean a longer stay in the top job than recent predecessors, who each lasted little more than a year. Security talk is of course necessary, and the US and Japan ...




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