Taiwan is among the places that set the global standard in pandemic measures such as testing and contract tracing, according to the Asia Group’s report. Photo: AP Taiwan is among the places that set the global standard in pandemic measures such as testing and contract tracing, according to the Asia Group’s report. Photo: AP
Taiwan is among the places that set the global standard in pandemic measures such as testing and contract tracing, according to the Asia Group’s report. Photo: AP

Have US-China rivalry and coronavirus tipped the balance of power in Asia?

  • Asian economies’ Covid-19 response set the region up to ‘lead the restart of the global economic engine’, says the Asia Group’s Asia Power Trends report
  • Beijing’s assertiveness has led to increased regional defence spending, with a broad economic decoupling between the US and China increasingly likely

Topic |   US-China relations
Taiwan is among the places that set the global standard in pandemic measures such as testing and contract tracing, according to the Asia Group’s report. Photo: AP Taiwan is among the places that set the global standard in pandemic measures such as testing and contract tracing, according to the Asia Group’s report. Photo: AP
Taiwan is among the places that set the global standard in pandemic measures such as testing and contract tracing, according to the Asia Group’s report. Photo: AP
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