Search: SCO,China (22 materials)

 

The Belt and Road Initiative: Towards a New World Order

Russia needs to clearly define its long-term priorities and interests within the BRI President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping and President of the United States Donald Trump met on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Osaka on June 29 to discuss the resumption of trade and economic talks between the two countries. The United States also promised that it would ...

10.07.2019

What the SCO Summit in Bishkek Confirmed

... and increase India’s role in regional and global affairs, which is the object of the country’s progressively growing desire. These developments also open new opportunities for broad cooperation within BRICS and the consultative mechanism of three SCO members — Russia, India, and China (known as RIC). The next RIC meeting is scheduled to take place alongside the upcoming BRICS summit in Osaka in late June 2019, which will be held concurrently with the next G20 summit. Another important positive factor in the further improvement ...

24.06.2019

Envisioning Opportunities for U.S.-Russia Cooperation in and with Central Asia

... University) and Andrey Kortunov (Russian International Affairs Council), the paper contextualizes the bilateral relationship in Central Asia, points of friction, and potential areas for cooperation amid an extremely tense relationship between Washington and Moscow. Envisioning Opportunities for U.S.-Russia Cooperation in and with Central Asia , 0.9 Mb

27.04.2019

BRICS, SCO and Kashmir Terrorism

... second, to show India that it was ready to defuse tensions and willing to embark on a rapprochement following the Dolam incident that had taken place a few months prior. Mikhail Konarovsky: Bonus for the “Big Eight” in Qingdao: Some Thoughts on the SCO Summit Islamabad was concerned about China’s support for India’s statements. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan Khawaja Muhammad Asif said that Pakistan needs “to break our false image […] We need to accept the history and correct ourselves.” Asif noted that “We need to ...

08.04.2019

Why the World is Not Becoming Multipolar

... final break with Austria and Austria’s defeat in its 1859 conflict with France. Could we imagine such flexibility today? Could we suppose that over the course of two or three years, Russia would be capable of swapping its current partnership with China for an alliance with the United States? Or that the European Union, as it faces increasing pressure from the United States, would re-orient itself towards strategic cooperation with Moscow? Such scenarios look improbable at best and absurd at worst. Alas, the leaders of great powers today do not have the flexibility that is absolutely necessary to maintain a stable multipolar world order. At the end of our short historical sketch, ...

27.06.2018

Russia and China: Cooperation in a New Era. Results of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and of the Russian Presidential Election

... of transport and infrastructure facilities, including the Trans-Eurasian transport route, in order to increase international shipments through Russia. This will also have a positive effect on trade and logistics contacts between China and Russia. 4. China and Russia plan on intensifying their economic ties. Active political coordination and a streamlined trade regime will allow Beijing and Moscow to simplify trade and investment procedures, thus taking the bilateral trade and economic relations into a new era. The gradual liberalization of trade and investment between the two countries will play an increasingly important role in bilateral ...

21.06.2018

Bonus for the “Big Eight” in Qingdao: Some Thoughts on the SCO Summit

The SCO will be able to claim the status of not only the largest, but also the most influential union in Eurasia The G7 summit in Quebec (Canada) and the SCO summit in Qingdao (China) took place at almost exactly the same time and once again clearly demonstrated the ever growing multipolarity of global and trans-regional development. However, while the Group of Seven meeting took a step backwards of sorts – or, put simply,...

15.06.2018

Putin's Visit to China: What Next for Sino-Russian Relations?

... both countries. Russia and China attach great importance to promoting all-around cultural exchanges. In 2016-2017 more than 250 events were organized between the media communities of the two countries. In September 2017, the first joint university (Moscow State University and Beijing Institute of Technology) was opened in Shenzhen. It has been announced that 2018-2019 are the China-Russia interregional cooperation cross-years. It is expected that more than 100,000 Chinese football fans will visit Russia for the World Cup matches this summer. As per accepted diplomatic practice, Putin and Xi will issue a joint statement. As ...

08.06.2018

RIAC at Shanghai Forum 2018

... Institute of Far Eastern Studies (IFES) Russian Academy of Sciences, chaired the session. As part of the discussion, the participants discussed the development trajectories of Central Asian countries, opportunities for their cooperation with Russia and China, prospects for integration projects in the region. Special focus was given to the potential of the SCO and its role in strengthening regional stability and maintaining a constructive dialogue between the member states.

28.05.2018

SCO: The Cornerstone Rejected by the Builders of a New Eurasia?

The future of the SCO may consist in the role of integrator for the efforts of numerous players in the Eurasian political arena Less than a month remains until the next summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), which will take place in Qingdao, China on June 9 and 10. The event is already being touted by the media and official figures of the participating countries as one of the most important international events of the year. All the more so because it will mark the first time that the six ...

16.05.2018
 

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