Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Shirley Ze Yu
Opinion

Opinion

Shirley Ze Yu

China is seeking to promote its world view and roll back Westernisation. Can it succeed?

  • Beijing’s pursuit of global infrastructure expansion, economic primacy and a compelling China narrative are all part of the same mission
  • If China reclaims the title of the world’s top economy, Chinese civilisation will spread once again – the dawn of an era as golden as the Han dynasty