U.S. leader faces profound diplomatic challenges in China
President Obama's visit to China comes amid that country's growing influence as a key player on the global stage. Daljit Dhaliwal talks about China's new role with Jamie Metzl, executive vice president of the Asia Society. He says that China may emerge as a strategic partner.
Posted: November 16, 2009 14:48
Nina Hachigian (blog)
Great power overdrive, from Beijing to Moscow to Delhi
The Obama administration has been in overdrive building America's pivotal power relationships with China, Russia and now India, writes Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian. But it's one thing to build these relationships -- and it is another for them to work.
Posted: July 23, 2009 09:34
Pivotal Power (blog)
The game of chicken with China over global warming ends
Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian writes that under the Obama administration, the U.S. and China are finding a shared cause in the fight against global warming, and each nation has stopped waiting for the other to act first.
Posted: May 29, 2009 17:26
What’s a trillion here or there, among friends?
Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner discusses what really came out of the G-20 meeting (besides the $1.1 trillion pledged), including Fidel Castro's positive outlook on U.S.-China relations.
Posted: April 3, 2009 15:42
China extends interests to Latin America
Chris Sabatini of the Council of the Americas discusses China's interests in the Americas and what impact this could have on the U.S.
Posted: November 19, 2008 15:01
Blogwatch / Audio
China allows peasants to trade and rent land
Land reforms in China may transform the country's agriculture sector and alleviate rural poverty.
Posted: October 15, 2008 15:44