US and Chinese national flags are seen hung outside a hotel in Beijing in 2012. Photo: AP US and Chinese national flags are seen hung outside a hotel in Beijing in 2012. Photo: AP
US and Chinese national flags are seen hung outside a hotel in Beijing in 2012. Photo: AP

US-China rivalry will persist, fuel swings between ‘cold war and cold peace’: ex-Singapore minister

  • In a wide-ranging talk, former foreign minister George Yeo praised Beijing’s move to use markets rather than military might to achieve its goals
  • War is not on the cards, Yeo said even as he warned of the risks of US support for Taiwan

Topic |   US-China relations
US and Chinese national flags are seen hung outside a hotel in Beijing in 2012. Photo: AP US and Chinese national flags are seen hung outside a hotel in Beijing in 2012. Photo: AP
US and Chinese national flags are seen hung outside a hotel in Beijing in 2012. Photo: AP
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