Wang Huiyao

Wang Huiyao

Wang Huiyao is the founder of the Centre for China and Globalisation, a Beijing-based non-governmental think tank.

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The View | Why China should lead the mission to save the ailing WTO and revive multilateralism

China, having benefited tremendously from WTO membership, is now in a position to spearhead WTO reforms as a bridge between developed and developing nations. It won’t be easy but Beijing can get the ball rolling in areas of agreement such as e-commerce regulations and marine plastic pollution.

27 Nov 2019 - 4:31AM

China, having benefited tremendously from WTO membership, is now in a position to spearhead WTO reforms as a bridge between developed and developing nations. It won’t be easy but Beijing can get the ball rolling in areas of agreement such as e-commerce regulations and marine plastic pollution.

Why China should lead the mission to save the ailing WTO and revive multilateralism
Opinion | From the Syrian civil war to Yemen to energy, China has a larger role to play in the Middle East

The Middle East faces a transition to a post-oil economy, impeded by great power interference and inter-regional rifts. Solutions should come within the region, but Beijing is uniquely positioned as a partner, mediator and customer.

13 Nov 2019 - 9:04AM

The Middle East faces a transition to a post-oil economy, impeded by great power interference and inter-regional rifts. Solutions should come within the region, but Beijing is uniquely positioned as a partner, mediator and customer.

From the Syrian civil war to Yemen to energy, China has a larger role to play in the Middle East
The View | With the US absent, China should seize the day and join the CPTPP to promote a more integrated trading order in Asia

Since the CPTPP’s launch, the massive trade pact has been beneficial to its members, and China would be no different. Other members have also shown interest in Beijing joining, which would be one step closer to a free-trading Asia-Pacific.

25 Sep 2019 - 6:06AM

Since the CPTPP’s launch, the massive trade pact has been beneficial to its members, and China would be no different. Other members have also shown interest in Beijing joining, which would be one step closer to a free-trading Asia-Pacific.

With the US absent, China should seize the day and join the CPTPP to promote a more integrated trading order in Asia
Opinion | How to encourage the flow of Hong Kong’s youth, talent and innovation across the Greater Bay Area

Hong Kong has prospered as a gateway to China. Now, the Greater Bay Area offers an opportunity for the city to reposition itself as a hub for talent and innovation, thus offering brighter options for its unsettled young people.

16 Aug 2019 - 9:13AM

Hong Kong has prospered as a gateway to China. Now, the Greater Bay Area offers an opportunity for the city to reposition itself as a hub for talent and innovation, thus offering brighter options for its unsettled young people.

How to encourage the flow of Hong Kong’s youth, talent and innovation across the Greater Bay Area
Opinion | Chinese universities need to attract more foreign students, but not by treating them differently

China has a talent-deficit problem that, if unsolved, will constrain its ability to innovate and further develop. It should take several steps to meet the challenge, starting with removing the wall between local and international students.

6 Aug 2019 - 1:12PM

China has a talent-deficit problem that, if unsolved, will constrain its ability to innovate and further develop. It should take several steps to meet the challenge, starting with removing the wall between local and international students.

Chinese universities need to attract more foreign students, but not by treating them differently
China can be the unifier the world needs to tackle environmental crisis
Opinion | After the G20 trade truce, China and the US need clearer rules and more engagement to get relations back on track

China should address American concerns on investment and forge better non-governmental and state-level ties in the US, while each side should encourage more study, travel and work in the other country. Better data would also give a more balanced picture of trade.

5 Jul 2019 - 5:03AM

China should address American concerns on investment and forge better non-governmental and state-level ties in the US, while each side should encourage more study, travel and work in the other country. Better data would also give a more balanced picture of trade.

After the G20 trade truce, China and the US need clearer rules and more engagement to get relations back on track
Opinion | In Modi’s second term, China and India can overcome their Himalayan differences to benefit Asia

The two countries should build on warmer ties fostered during the Indian prime minister’s first term to cooperate on China’s Belt and Road Initiative, deepen trade and investment, and promote greater exchange between people.

31 May 2019 - 9:00AM

The two countries should build on warmer ties fostered during the Indian prime minister’s first term to cooperate on China’s Belt and Road Initiative, deepen trade and investment, and promote greater exchange between people.

In Modi’s second term, China and India can overcome their Himalayan differences to benefit Asia
Opinion | China’s belt and road plan has a branding problem and needs to be redefined as a global growth project

Absent a clearly defined plan, Beijing’s belt and road strategy has been misunderstood. It has evolved into a global development project in the past five years and should be redefined accordingly to dispel misunderstanding.

3 May 2019 - 9:00AM

Absent a clearly defined plan, Beijing’s belt and road strategy has been misunderstood. It has evolved into a global development project in the past five years and should be redefined accordingly to dispel misunderstanding.

China’s belt and road plan has a branding problem and needs to be redefined as a global growth project