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Opinion | Democracy has no defence against rich, autocratic China

In this new cold war, the US and other democracies that abide by fair and open rules of engagement cannot stop China claiming its place as the world’s No 1 superpower. Where will that leave the rest of us?

4 hours ago
Opinion | Why the US should rein in Taiwan’s new presidential hopeful

With former premier William Lai throwing his hat into Taiwan’s presidential race and espousing a distinctly anti-China agenda, cross-strait ties are heading for turbulence.

With former premier William Lai throwing his hat into Taiwan’s presidential race and espousing a distinctly anti-China agenda, cross-strait ties are heading for turbulence.

6 hours ago
Why the US should rein in Taiwan’s new presidential hopeful
Opinion | To reclaim Philippines, US must look beyond South China Sea

The Trump administration talks up an old defence treaty and invites Duterte to visit. Meanwhile, Manila is awash with Chinese cash

The Trump administration talks up an old defence treaty and invites Duterte to visit. Meanwhile, Manila is awash with Chinese cash

1 hour ago
To reclaim Philippines, US must look beyond South China Sea