Chinese President Xi Jinping chairs the Asean-China Special Summit. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping chairs the Asean-China Special Summit. Photo: Xinhua
Asean

US playing catch-up to China after neglecting Asean: report

  • By maintaining its presence and participation, the US can help prevent regional forums being dominated by China, says report by United States Studies Centre
  • While US influence has waned, China has been courting the region, helping it to maximise its influence and set the agenda

Topic |   Asean
Chinese President Xi Jinping chairs the Asean-China Special Summit. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping chairs the Asean-China Special Summit. Photo: Xinhua
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