VIEWS & VISIONS

VIEWS & VISIONS

 

479.- “Una plataforma clave para el comercio global”, El País-China Hoy, 02-11-2018 (retrieved on 13-11-2018)

https://twitter.com/Augusto__Soto/status/1058333756082282497

Also in Cátedra China:

https://www.catedrachina.com/single-post/2018/11/12/Una-plataforma-clave-para-el-comercio-global

https://twitter.com/CatedraChina/status/1061934232493273089

https://www.facebook.com/catedrachinaspain/

478.- Teddy Ng, Wendy Wu, “China’s top trade war negotiator Liu He prepares to head to the US to pave way for Xi-Trump meeting”, SCMP, 13-11-2018

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy/article/2172878/chinas-top-trade-war-negotiator-prepares-pave-way-xi-jinping

["Highlight: << [...] the other half of the trade war>>“, A.S.]

477.- “Zur Sache: China–China Greift der Drache nach der Pole-Position”, KenFM, 21-10-2018 (retrieved on 09-11-2018) 

https://youtu.be/c_Rt7CsYZek

https://kenfm.de/support/kenfm-unterstuetzen/

["A lively discussion particularly strong about History and OBOR", A.S.]

476.- Ambassador Zhang Ming, “the EU-China Strategic Partnership 15 Years on-What Direction for the Next 15 Years?”, European Policy Center, Brussels, 26-10-2018 (retrieved on 02-11-2018)

http://www.chinamission.be/eng/mh/t1607503.htm

["Comment of the year: partnership in times of reciprocity", A.S.]

475.- Augusto Soto, “Entrevista: Hay optimismo en evolución de intercambio comercial España-China, afirma experto”, Xinhuanet, 13-10-2018 (retrieved on 29-10-2018)

http://spanish.xinhuanet.com/2018-10/13/c_137528965.htm

["Comentario de la coyuntura: profundizar en educación, turismo y deporte", A.S.]

474.-, Chen Jimin,  “The Indo-Pacific Strategy’s Obstacles”, ChinaUS Focus, 10-10-2018 (retrieved on 15-10-2018)

https://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/the-indo-pacific-strategys-obstacles

["Homework: think about the likeliest obstacles", A.S.]

473.- Josep Borrell, “Mediterráneo: un destino compartido”, La Vanguardia, 08-10-2018

https://www.lavanguardia.com/internacional/20181008/452223573492/mediterraneo-un-destino-compartido.html

["Highlight: <<[...] El incremento de la presencia empresarial de China y de otros países pone de manifiesto el enorme potencial de la región en términos económicos, que Europa debe aprovechar.>>”, A.S.]

472.- John Follain  and Rosalind Mathieson, “Italy Pivots to China in EU Efforts to Keep Its Distance”, Bloomberg, 04-10-2018 (retrieved on 05-10-2018)

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-04/italy-pivots-to-china-in-blow-to-eu-efforts-to-keep-its-distance

["Highlight: <<We are trying to see how Italy can be the leading European Union partner in the Belt and Road Initiative>>, A.S.”]

471.- Madrid, “España y China acuerdan actualizar su relación estratégica y profundizar en los diálogos sectoriales”, Europa Press, 26-09-2018 (retrieved on 05-10-2018)

http://www.europapress.es/nacional/noticia-espana-china-acuerdan-actualizar-relacion-estrategica-profundizar-dialogos-sectoriales-20180925191325.html

["Countdown to Xi's visit to Spain, Autumn 2018", A.S]

470.- Winston Ma Wenyan, “Could a Digital Silk Road solve the Belt and Road’s sustainability problem?”, World Economic Forum, 19-09-2018 (retrieved on 03-10-2018)

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/09/could-a-digital-silk-road-solve-the-belt-and-roads-sustainability-problem/

["There  are several possibilities. Just thing about <<Taobao villages>>, A.S."]

469.- Sigmar Gabriel, “The West lacks a strategy to compete with China”, Handelsblatt, 17-09-2018

https://global.handelsblatt.com/opinion/europe-less-defensive-chinese-investment-955373

["Homework: an article to discuss", A.S.]

468.- “Speech by HR/VP Mogherini at the plenary session of the European Parliament on the state of the EU-China relations”, Strasbourg, 11-09-2018 (retrieved on 18-09-2018)

https://eeas.europa.eu/headquarters/headquarters-homepage/50337/speech-hrvp-mogherini-plenary-session-european-parliament-state-eu-china-relations_en

["Highlight: <<The European Union and China are two of the great powers of the world of today. We do not always see eye-to-eye; on the contrary, we have some fundamental disagreements that are very evident. But as two global powers, we both understand that our cooperation is essential to address the main challenges we face. If we want to preserve the multilateral system, to make it more effective, engagement with China is an absolute must.>>", A.S.]

467.- Zhang Xiaolong, “Liaoning: un imán para el capital”, China Hoy en El País, 10-09-2018

https://twitter.com/Augusto__Soto/status/1039449148288851968

Also in Cátedra China under the following name:

https://www.catedrachina.com/single-post/2018/09/10/Hacia-un-sólido-desarrollo-de-la-relación-China-España

466.- “Alibaba’s Jack Ma: Smart People Need a ‘Fool’ to Lead Them”, Bloomberg, 10-09-2018 (retrieved on 11-09-2018)

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-09-09/jack-ma-on-management-why-a-fool-needs-to-lead-smart-people

["Sequence: 1) Learning from 阿里巴巴, 2) Sharing about it, 3) Teaching => Jack Ma's 道"]

 465.- Wang Maohu, “China-África. Un modelo para la cooperación Sur-Sur”, El País, 03-09-2018 (retrieved on 10-09-2018)

https://twitter.com/Augusto__Soto/status/1036679017062121472

Also in Cátedra China:

https://www.catedrachina.com/single-post/2018/09/03/Wang-Mahou-China-África-un-modelo-para-la-cooperación-Sur-Sur 

["Comentario de la década: 中非关系, un desarrollo fascinante que amerita una profundísima reflexión de los países ribereños del Mare Nostrum. Con ocasión del FOCAC 2018", A.S.]

464.- “EU to reveal plan to rival China’s Silk Road Initiative-report”, Teletrader, 29-08-2018 (retrieved on 31-08-2018

https://www.teletrader.com/eu-to-reveal-plan-to-rival-china-s-silk-road-initiative-report/news/details/44680733?ts=1535701472004

[Comment of the year: If there is such a plan, there is potential for great collaborative action (Eurasia, Africa). The invoked 'rivalry' takes us nowhere. And let's think about it against the backdrop of global warming.", A.S.]

463.- Lyu Fan, “Hacia un sólido desarrollo de la relación China-España, El País-China Hoy, 27-08-2018, 

https://twitter.com/Augusto__Soto/status/1034011119688531968

Also in Cátedra China:

https://www.catedrachina.com/single-post/2018/09/10/Hacia-un-sólido-desarrollo-de-la-relación-China-España

["Comentario principal: en el año del 45 aniversario del establecimiento de relaciones diplomáticas", A.S.]

462.- Augusto Soto, “Diplomacia china en un mundo cambiante”, China Hoy, 01-08-2018 (retrieved on 25-08-2018)

http://www.chinatoday.mx/2018/gcpl/201808/t20180801_800137174.html

["Comment of the year. Let's reflect on the Spanish-speaking countries diplomacies vis-à-vis 中国", A.S.]

461.- José Zorrilla, “Una estrategia para España. De país homologado a potencia regional. Giro al Sur”, IEEE, Madrid, 17-07-3018 (retrieved on 15-08-2018)

http://www.ieee.es/Galerias/fichero/docs_marco/2017/DIEEEM11-2017_Estrategia_Espana_JA.Zorrilla.pdf

["Comment of the year: highly recommended reading", A.S.]

460.- Franc Contreras, “Pacific Alliance and Mercosur sign agreement for greater cooperation”, CGTN America, 24-07-2018

https://america.cgtn.com/2018/07/24/pacific-alliance-and-mercosur-sign-agreement-for-greater-cooperation

["Comment of the hour: Asia Pacific & South Atlantic reacting in times of unilateralism", A.S.]

459.- Joint statement of the 20th EU-China Summit, Brussels, 17-07-2018 (retreieved on 24-07-2018)

https://eeas.europa.eu/delegations/china/48424/joint-statement-20th-eu-china-summit_en

["Highlight: statement's point number 10", A.S.]

458.- “Momento difícil, futuro prometedor”, China Hoy/El País, 13-07-2018

Also included by Cátedra China:

https://twitter.com/CatedraChina/status/1021334985410863106

https://www.facebook.com/catedrachinaspain/

http://www.catedrachina.com/momento-dificil-futuro-prometedor/2018/07/

457.- Jiang Shixue, “A triple win for the EU, CEEC and China?”, Charhar Institute, 05-07-2018 (retrieved on 18-07-2018)

http://www.charhar.org.cn/newsinfo.aspx?newsid=13385

["Comment: right, possible. Now, take into account the disruptive potential consequences of trumpism well beyond 2022", A.S.]

456.- William Jones, “Punitive Tariffs Cannot Make America Great Again”, China Today, 09-07-2018 (retrieved on 11-07-2019)

http://www.chinatoday.com.cn/ctenglish/2018/commentaries/201807/t20180709_800134773.html

["Highlight: <<The tragic irony of the whole situation is that if President Trump really wants to revive the U.S. economy, China with its unique ability in infrastructure development as reflected in the Belt and Road Initiative, could well be his most important asset.>>", A.S.]

455.- Augusto Soto on Belt and Road Initiative, Development and Intercultural Dialogue, Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC), Berlin, May-June 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AH4tYnsPcc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AH4tYnsPcc&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=12

Sebastien Goulard on Belt and Road Initiative, Finance and Multilateralism, DOC, Berlin, May-June 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o0jJrjdlUjc&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=11

Augusto Soto on OBOR: A peculiar case of PPP for China and the West

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0TCtMZmAag&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=7

Sebastien Goulard on on Financing “Belt and Road” Infrastructure

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxnQU_q9LCg&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=8

Highlights of Infrastructure development in emerging economies, T20 Argentina associated event

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqb3ZXyfH0E&index=2&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&t=0s

Panel Discussion: Capacity Building for Infrastructure Developments in Emerging Economies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cp__adjTnlU&index=3&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&t=0s

Gabriel Lanfranchi on National urban policy recommendations for climate change mitigation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11tlNn4iCUk&index=3&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7

Pablo Ava on Infrastructure Investments and Policy Coordination

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4ZjaCnrnKM&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=4

José Siaba Serrate on Mind the Infrastructure Gap: How Can Finance Help

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qZkdOlO7JE&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=5

Valentine Udoh James on Improving the Prevailing Conditions for Infrastructure Development in Africa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKLKDKh7Hfs&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=6

Martino Tran on Smart Cities Infrastructure Development

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aurcRMbeWkE&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=9

Gaukhar Nurgalieva on Capacity building for Infrastructure Development in Eurasia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9rT4avvb88&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=10

Martino Tran on Smart Cities, Infrastructure and Policy Recommendations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAef5ZYgcyc&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=13

Valentine Udoh James on Capacity Building, Infrastructure and Policy Recommendations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A12UTfIxYU8&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=14

Short review, Infrastructure development in emerging economies, T20 Argentina associated event

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTV9KdT3EUY&list=PLF1usGzxawcz7qQrCuoMjyjU_t4WYpdT7&index=15

454.- “Mapping the Belt and Road initiative: this is where we stand”, MERICS, Berlin, 07-06-2018 (retrieved on 14-06-2018)

https://www.merics.org/en/bri-tracker/mapping-the-belt-and-road-initiative

["Footnote: updating is crucial", A.S.]

453.- Sun Zhuangzhi, “Hacia un nuevo modelo de cooperación regional”, China Hoy/China Today (also published by El País), 07-06-2018

http://spanish.chinatoday.com.cn/2018/tpxw/201806/t20180606_800131778.html

[“你好青岛, 你好上合/Hola Qingdao, hola OCS/Здравствуйте Циндао, Здравствуйте ШОС” [En la foto] Comentario => ¡a ver si despertamos e interactuamos más en esta realidad en el supercontinente que compartimos!”, A.S.]

Also in Cátedra China:

https://twitter.com/CatedraChina/status/1006113967733903360

https://es-es.facebook.com/catedrachinaspain

452.- “T20 Argentina associated event: Infrastructure development in emerging economies, including China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)”, Dialogue of Civilizations Institute (DOC), Berlin, 04-06-2018 

https://doc-research.org/2018/06/t20-argentina-associated-event-leading-experts-t20-argentina-identify-infrastructure-development-trends-emerging-economies/

["Highlight: <<BRI appears as one of the best ways to counter unilateralism by engaging dozens of nations in multilateral development.>>, A.S.]

451.- Augusto Soto, “La Franja y la Ruta y nosotros”, El País, 25-05-2018 (retrieved on 01-06-2018)

 http://www.catedrachina.com/la-franja-la-ruta/2018/05/

["Highlight: 我们-你们。 Also see: China Today/China Hoy http://www.chinatoday.mx/2018/tpxw/201805/t20180525_800130713.html"]

 450.-  Bloomber Interview of Frank-Jürgen Richter, Chairman Horasis”, April 2018 (retrieved on 24-05-2018)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=299y2QfPdQE

["Positive view: win-win situations"]

449.- “Spain, China Stand Together Against US Tariff Threats”, Associated Press, 17-05-2018 (retrieved on 22-05-2018)  

https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/05/17/world/europe/ap-eu-spain-china.html

["Comment of the hour: both have concrete ways to collaborate at EU, Africa & Atlantic (maybe also Pacific) level", A.S.]

448.- Angela Merkel, ”Europa muss sein Schicksal selbst in die Hand nehmen”, ZDF, Achen, 10-05-2018 (retrieved on 15-05-2018)

https://www.zdf.de/nachrichten/heute-sendungen/videos/ganze-rede-merkel-beim-karlspreis-in-aachen-100.html

["Comment of the decade: the time is ripe to have a voice. Challenge to face ASAP: EU's deeper integration. Without that we will miss a real role in a much-needed Eurasian dialogue and exchange in the XXI century. Inspirational lifes along history: founder Charlemagne, filmmaker Tarkovski, poet Li Bai (Li Bo). Background, present, future? & metaphor", A.S.]

447.- “El ministro de Exteriores preparará la visita de Xi Jinping a España”, The Diplomat in Spain, 07-05-2018 (retrieved on 08-05-2018)

http://thediplomatinspain.com/bienvenido-a-the-diplomat-in-spain-nueva-cuenta/?wlfrom=%2Fel-ministro-chino-de-exteriores-preparara-en-madrid-la-visita-de-xi-jinping%2F

["Remark. Different opinions among diplomats and analysts on how bolstering the meaning of such a strategic visit", A.S.]

 446.- Jürgen Habermas, “Por Dios, nada de gobernantes filósofos!”, El País, 06-05-2018

https://elpais.com/elpais/2018/04/25/eps/1524679056_056165.html

["Highlight: << [...] ¿Qué papel cree que puede jugar España en la mejora de la construcción europea? España simplemente tiene que respaldar a Macron>>. Question of the hour: and who should back ‘Merkron’?, and who in Europe is up to promote an original East-West dialogue?, A.S.]

 445.-  Chairmaine N. Clarke, “China-EU Comprehensive Partnership Vital, Says France’s Dominique de Villepin”, CEIBS, 16-04-2018 (retrieved on 02-05-2018)

http://www.ceibs.edu/media/news/alumni-events-visits-faculty-mba/13485

["Highlight: <<Vital>>", A.S.]

444.- Tian Feilong, “La apertura impulsa la paz y el desarrollo mundial”; Wang Lei, “La comunidad de destino de la humanidad”, El País, 13-04-2018 (y publicado también en Dialogue with China Project y Cátedra China, 26-04-2018):

http://www.catedrachina.com/china-hoy-pais-destacan-la-importancia-del-foro-boao-la-relevancia-otros-foros-internacionales/2018/04/

https://twitter.com/CatedraChina/status/987002278405173249

["Comentario. A desarrollar: apertura de mente", A.S.]

443.- Hans von der Burchard/Jakob Hanke, “Chinese ambassador to EU: No UK trade talks without a Brexit deal”, Politico, 13-04-2018 (retrieved on 19-04-2018)

https://www.politico.eu/article/chinese-ambassador-eu-zhang-ming-no-uk-trade-talks-without-a-brexit-deal

["Comment of the hour: Actually the interview is much longer: http://www.chinamission.be/eng/mh/t1552224.htm ]

442.- 张维为, “西方之乱与中国之治的制度原”, 第一智库,20-03-2018 (retrieved on 17-04-2018)

http://www.1think.com.cn/ViewArticle/html/Article_4FFA4A807C07BCF4B4EF9BFBD2A90C8B_42751.html

["Comment of the hour. The 乱 concept deserves in-depth discussion, further analysis", A.S.]

441.- Xinhua, “China imposes additional tariffs on U.S. products worth 50 bln USD”, Xinhuanet, 04-04-2018

http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-04/04/c_137088112.htm

["Comment. Time ago we had the opportunity to share the following view: Trump's disorientation was a chance for multipolarity but also at the expense of spending endless time consulting psychological warfare handbooks and manuals. Thought of the hour: Psychology is the most important discipline right now", A.S.]

440.- Jiang Wei, “El Plan Chino para el Nuevo Sistema Partidista” El País, 15-03-2018 (y publicado también en Dialogue with China y Cátedra China), 28-03-2018)

Link: http://www.catedrachina.com/china-hoy-pais-destacan-diferente-sistema-politico-chino/2018/03  Twitter: https://twitter.com/CatedraChina/status/978557404345487361  & Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/catedrachinaspain & Dialogue with China [Views & Visions]: http://www.dialoguewithchina.eu

["Comentario del mes: en nuestro medio urge actualizar lo que se entiende como "características chinas"", A.S]

439.- Matthias Kampf, “Aus Partnerschaft ist Wettbewerb geworden”, Wirtschafts Woche, 27-03-2018

https://www.wiwo.de/politik/ausland/china-und-deutschland-aus-partnerschaft-ist-wettbewerb-geworden/21114716.html

["Highlight: <<Nicht leichter wird es für deutsche Unternehmen vor allem, weil der Wettbewerb immer schärfer wird: die Industriepolitik fördert gezielt die eigenen Unternehmen.>>", A.S.]

438.- Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y Cooperación, “Una visión estratégica para España en Asia 2018-2022″, February 2018 (retrieved on 26-03-2018)

http://www.spainglobal.com/files/2018/estrategia_asia.pdf

["Highlight: <<España sigue necesitando de una selección cuidadosa de objetivos y medios>>", A.S.]

437.- FT reporters, “Xi Jinping promises more assertive Chinese foreign policy”, Financial Times, 20-03-2018

https://www.ft.com/content/ad0bda86-2be9-11e8-9b4b-bc4b9f08f381

["Task of the week. Let's discuss the term <<displace>>", A.S.]

436.- China Today/China Hoy, 19-03-2018

http://spanish.chinatoday.com.cn

["En el contexto de un hito en las relaciones entre España y China: desde octubre China Hoy/China Today (CIPG) publica una página al mes en El País (PRISA). Esto es, dos titanes comunicacionales en dos lenguas globales colaboran en el 45 aniversario del establecimiento de relaciones bilaterales", A.S.]

435.- Augusto Soto, “China en el centro”, China Hoy, Beijing, 06-03-2018

http://www.chinatoday.mx/2018/zt/2018lh/exopi/201803/t20180306_800120206.html

["Destacado: <<Estos días de la primera mitad de marzo están marcados por la apreciación de que “nunca el mundo ha tenido tanto interés en China ni la ha necesitado tanto”, como señalaba recientemente el Diario del Pueblo, en el contexto de lo que en España y Europa se valora y entiende como una dinámica recíproca>>, A.S."]

434.- Hu Biliang, “Las claves del éxito de China”, El País (y publicado también en Dialogue with China y Cátedra China), 27-03-2018

www.catedrachina.com/china-hoy-pais-refuerzan-cooperacion-2018/2018/03/ & http://www.dialoguewithchina.eu

["Destacado: <<el impulso internacional>>", A.S.]

433.- Emily Feng, Alice Woodhouse, Richard Milne, “China reveals Arctic ambitions with plan for ‘Polar Silk Road’”, Financial Times, 26-01-2018 (retrieved on 16-02-2018)

https://www.ft.com/content/c7bd5258-0293-11e8-9650-9c0ad2d7c5b5

["Homework: for a balanced judgement, read the original document "China's Acrtic Policy", Xinhua, 26-01-2018: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/26/c_136926498.htm", A.S.]

432.- Daniela Vincenti, “EU, China bet on tourism to boost trade, ease tensions”, Euractiv, 19-01-2018 (retrieved on 25-01-2018)

https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-china-bet-on-tourism-to-boost-trade-ease-tensions/

["Concept: <<Back to the future: Marco Polo revisited>>", A.S.]

431.- Brice Pedroletti, Bastien Bonnefous, “Macron veut bâtir la confiance avec la Chine”, Le Monde, 08-01-2018 (Retrieved on 18-01-2017)

http://www.lemonde.fr/asie-pacifique/article/2018/01/08/macron-veut-batir-la-confiance-avec-la-chine_5238752_3216.html?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#link_time=1515406889

["Homework of the week. Discuss the sense of « réinventer le multilatéralisme».", A.S.]

430.- Li Xin, Hu Yuanhong, “Eurasian partnership: A new balance of power?”, DOC, Berlin, 03-01-2018 (retrieved on 08-01-2018)

https://doc-research.org/en/eurasian-partnership-new-balance-power

["A cyclical question", A.S.]

429.- Ross Andersen, “China could make first contact with aliens. Would Beijing tell the world? Might it spell doom for the human race?”, S.C.M.P., 20-12-2017 (retreived on 21-12-2017)

http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/long-reads/article/2124495/china-could-make-first-contact-aliens-would?utm_content=buffer772e3&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

["Comment of the hour: t.b.c.", A.S.]

428.- “Kevin Rudd speaks to the Seventh World Congress on the Study of China: “A New Sinology for the Future””, Shanghai, 10-12-2017 (retrieved on 18-12-2017)

http://kevinrudd.com/blog/2017/12/10/kevin-rudd-speaks-to-the-seventh-world-congress-on-the-study-of-china-a-new-sinology-for-the-future

["Task of this semester. Study the concept of <<诤友>>", A.S.]

427.- Antonia Finnane, “Sam Dastyari and the thousands of years of Chinese history”, Inside Story, 04-12-2017 (retrieved on 13-12-2017)

http://insidestory.org.au/sam-dastyari-and-the-thousands-of-years-of-chinese-history/

["To be discussed in class", A.S.]

426.- Nicolás Alonso, “China aumenta su influencia en Latinoamérica ante la falta de estrategia de EE UU”, El País, 11-12-2017

https://elpais.com/internacional/2017/12/10/estados_unidos/1512934739_361000.html

["Comentario del momento. Igual aumentaría su influencia sin falta de estrategia estadounidense", A.S.]

425.- “Some Europeans fear a surge of Chinese investment. Others can’t get enough of it”, The Economist, 30-11-2017 (retrieved on 04-12-2017)

https://www.economist.com/news/europe/21731826-there-more-cheer-jeer-about-chinese-investment-eu-some-europeans-fear-surge?fsrc=scn/tw/te/rfd/pe

["Highlight: <<There is more to cheer than jeer about Chinese investment in the EU>>. Pure common sense", A.S.]

424.- “Ambassador Zhang Ming Pays a Courtesy Call to President Antonio Tajani of the European Parliament”, Mission of the People’s Republic of China to the European Parliament, 28-11-2017 (retrieved on 29-11-2017)

http://www.chinamission.be/eng/mh/t1514433.htm

["Highlight: <<The EU and China, with a wide range of converging interests, can step up practical cooperation in such areas as trade, climate change, industry and transportation, and enhance communication on Africa and other regional affairs. The EU stands ready to work with China to ensure the success of the 2018 EU-China Tourism Year.>>", A.S.]

423.- Deng Xiaoci, “Planned China-Vatican exhibit a sign both sides moving to improve relations: experts”, Global Times, 22-11-2017 (retrieved on 28-11-2017)

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1076704.shtml#.WhaAfggn8TI.twitter

["Interesting, to discern what is view and what is vision here", A.S.]

422.- Ding Yuan, “China’s Belt & Road Initiative, what you need to know”, CEIBS, Munich, 16-10-2017 (retreived on 21-11-2017)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-07XN4_hD4g&feature=youtu.be

["Comment of the hour: consistent, comprehensive", A.S.]

421.- Paul Wright, “Britons ‘need to speak Mandarin and Arabic’ if they want to make Brexit a success”, International Business Times, 14-11-2017 (retrieved on 17-11-2017)

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/britons-need-speak-mandarin-arabic-if-they-want-make-brexit-success-1647270

["As well as Spanish, German, Italian, Russian...", A.S.]

420.- “Der hellwache Riese”, Der Spiegel, 13-11-2017

https://magazin.spiegel.de/SP/2017/46/154232618/index.html?utm_source=spon&utm_campaign=centerpage

["Question of the decade: Europe?", A.S.]

419.- “Trump China visit: US leader strikes warmer tone with Xi Jinping”, BBC, 09-11-2017

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-41924228

["Glimpses of views & visions", A.S.]

418.- Belt & Road Portal, today, 31-10-2017

https://eng.yidaiyilu.gov.cn

["Highlight: International cooperation: <<https://eng.yidaiyilu.gov.cn/info/iList.jsp?cat_id=10076&cur_page=1>>", A.S.]

417.- 苏傲古(Augusto Soto), “中共治国理政智慧独一无二 ”, 今日中国, 21-10-2017 (retrieved on 23-10-2017) 

http://www.chinatoday.com.cn/chinese/sz/sd/201710/t20171021_800107837.html

["Highlight: <<治理和改善民生>>", A.S.]

416.-”我局参加第69届法兰克福书展”, 19-10-2017 (retrieved on 23-10-2017)

http://www.cipg.org.cn/xwzx/gzyw/201710/t20171019_800107536.html

["Highlight: <<我局组团参加第69届法兰克福国际书展,展出中国主题图书近500种>>", A.S.]

415.- Xinhua, “CPC creates Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era”, China Daily, 19-10-2017

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/19thcpcnationalcongress/2017-10/19/content_33438132.htm

["Task of the decade => Try to find as many synergies as possible to cooperate with us", A.S.]

414.- 中共中央召开党外人士座谈会 征求对中共十九大报告的意见, 人民日报, 16-10-2017

http://cpc.people.com.cn/n1/2017/1016/c414395-29588272.html

["Comment of the year: The world is watching", A.S.]

413.- China’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying’s Regular Press Conference on October 11-10-2017 (retrieved on 15-10-2017)

http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/xwfw_665399/s2510_665401/t1500871.shtml

["Q&A. Highlight: <<Q: Given China's investment in Catalonia and the fact that Spain is an important partner of China in the Belt and Road Initiative, is this political crisis a matter of concern for China? A: We believe the Spanish government and people can properly handle the issue...[...] China is willing to keep upholding the principle of mutual respect and reciprocity to develop mutually beneficial cooperation with Spain in various fields, including the fields of trade, investment and finance.>>. Comment of the day: we need reinforcing cooperation in more fields”, A.S.]

412.- China Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying’s Regular Press Conference on October 10-10-2017

http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/xwfw_665399/s2510_665401/t1500534.shtml

["Comment of the hour: time to think more about Spain-China ties", A.S.]

411.-EU-China ties at a crucial moment, Dialogue with China, Barcelona, 08-10-2017

European Commission, “19th China-EU Summit”, Brussels,01/02/06-2017 (retrieved on 08-10-2017)

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-17-1524_en.htm

The State Council of the People’s Republic of China, “List of Outcomes of the 19th China-EU Summit”, Beijing, 04-06-2017 (retrieved on 08-10-2017)

http://english.gov.cn/premier/news/2017/06/04/content_281475676073214.htm

新华社, “第十九次中国-欧盟领导人会晤成果清单”, 04-06-2017 (retrieved on 08-10-2017)

http://news.xinhuanet.com/world/2017-06/04/c_1121081995.htm

["Comment of the hour: time to think big and move forward", A.S.]

410.- “Cheap solar energy the fastest growing new power source”, Deutsche Welle, 04-10-2017

http://www.dw.com/en/cheap-solar-energy-the-fastest-growing-new-power-source/a-40805124

["Concept: Energy as vision & power", A.S.]

409.- Javier Solana, “The Global Leadership Vacuum”, Project Syndicate, 19-09-2017 (retrieved on 27-09-2017)

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/trump-global-leadership-vacuum-by-javier-solana-2017-09/english

["Highlight: <<China cannot hope to replace the US unless it vastly increases its soft power and cultivates alliances and partnerships that it currently lacks. >>. Advice: www.dialoguewithchina.eu ", A.S.]

408.- Reuters, “China expresses concern over EU push to curb foreign takeovers”, SCMP, 18-09-2017 (retrieved on 19-09-2017)

http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2111706/china-expresses-concern-over-eu-push-curb-foreign?utm_content=buffer27fec&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

["Concept: www.dialoguewithchina.eu , A.S.]

407.- “Rajoy y el consejero de Estado chino Yang Jiechi constatan el “muy positivo” estado de las relaciones bilaterales”, Europa Press, 14-09-2017 (retrieved on 15-09-2017)

http://www.europapress.es/nacional/noticia-rajoy-consejero-estado-chino-yang-jiechi-cosntatan-muy-positivo-estado-relaciones-bilaterales-20170914213201.html

["Highlight: << [...] mejora de la conectividad aérea entre ambos países (se ha pasado de 4 a 26 frecuencias semanales directas en tan solo cuatro años).>>”, A.S.]

406.- Christopher Cherry, “The man who built a Chinese utopia”, BBC, 15-09-2017

http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20170912-the-man-who-built-a-chinese-utopia

["Thought of the hour: <<utopia>> would not be the exact concept", A.S.]

405.- Reuters staff, “Nations should maintain free trade amid fragile world economy, China says”, Reuters, 12-09-2017

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy/nations-should-maintain-free-trade-amid-fragile-world-economy-china-says-idUSKCN1BN0C9

["Highlight: The dialogue took place at 钓鱼台", A.S.]

404.- “At BRICS summit, China’s Xi urges resistance to protectionism”, Euractiv, 05-09-2017

http://www.euractiv.com/section/brics/news/at-brics-summit-chinas-xi-urges-resistance-to-protectionism

["Highlight: <<Xi said on Tuesday that China will contribute $500 million for a South-South cooperation assistance fund to help other developing countries deal with famine, refugees, climate change and public health challenges.>>", A.S.]

403.- “我局与金砖国家智库签署合作协议”, CIPG, 18-08-2017 (03-09-2017)

http://www.cipg.org.cn/xwzx/gzyw/201708/t20170822_800102883.html

["Comment of the hour: BRICS 合作 also plays a significant role in EU's international perceptions", A.S.]

402.-.- The Global Visions Community, “2017 Horasis China Meeting”, Sheffield, 5-6/11-2017

http://www.horasis.org/event_china_2017.php

http://www.eucba.org/images/contents/files/Horasis-ChinaMeeting-2017.pdf

["Comment of the hour: each session will likely display a wide array of ideas and proposals", A.S.]

401.- For views & visions, please refer to www.dialoguewithchina.eu  01-08-2017

http://www.dialoguewithchina.eu

["Always thinking, always acting", A.S.]

400.- Xinhua, “More countries view China as world’s leading economic power: Pew survey”, China Daily, 17-07-2017

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/business/2017-07/17/content_30136909.htm

["Beyond truism: opinion is more important than ever", A.S.]

399.- Wu Zhenglong, “US-Europe Rift Not to Be Healed Soon”, US&China Focus, 03-07-2017 (retrieved on 12-07-2017)

http://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/us-europe-rift-not-to-be-healed-soon

["Probably next year in Sepember/October? T.b.c.", A.S.]

398.- Małgorzata Jakimów, “Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative dividing Europe?”, SPERI, 11-07-2017

http://speri.dept.shef.ac.uk/2017/07/11/is-chinas-belt-and-road-initiative-dividing-europe/

["Comment of the year: wrong. Due to several reasons China is actually in favour of a united Europe", A.S.]

397.- Wan Zhe, “China, Germany are key promoters of globalization”, Global Times, 06-07-2017 (retrieved on 07-07-2017)

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1055269.shtml?utm_content=buffercd33a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

["Highlight: << [...] carrying out third-party market cooperation in Africa>>”, A.S.]

396.- CIPG, “人民画报社在《俄罗斯报》推出习近平主席访俄专版”, 05-07-2017 (retrieved on 07-07-2017)

http://www.cipg.org.cn/xwzx/gzyw/201707/t20170705_800099792.html

["Comment of the hour. Strong bilateralism leading to multipolarity at its best", A.S.]

395.- Marc Champion, Peter Martin and Brian Parkin, “As U.S. Retires From World Leadership, China and Germany Step Up”, Bloomberg, 04-07-2017

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-07-03/as-u-s-retires-from-world-leadership-china-and-germany-step-up

["Highlights: << “Relations between China and Germany are at their historic best [...] Seen from Beijing, Europe is more like an Asian peninsula,” she said. “Obviously, we see things differently.>>”]

394.-Thomas L. Friedman, “Trump is China’s Chump”, NYT, 28-06-2017

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/opinion/trump-china-asia-pacific-trade-tpp.html?emc=eta1&_r=0

["Highlight: << [...] “He is a sucker who is shrinking US influence in this region and helping make China great again>>. OK, now it is important to see what is the EU making out of this contribution”, A.S.]

393.- Jia Chunyang, “New Dialogue Opens Doors to Promising Future”, ChinaUsFocus, 29-06-2017

http://www.chinausfocus.com/peace-security/new-dialogue-opens-doors-to-promising-future?utm_source=tw&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=&utm_content=reg&utm_term=28o

["Comment of the year. Time to re-enact US-China-EU Trialogue21", A.S.]

392.- Sebastian Bersick/Shiping Tang, “Can the EU and China act together?”, Europe’s world, 23-06-2017 (retrieved on 26-06-2016)

http://europesworld.org/2017/06/23/can-eu-china-act-together

["Highlight: <<We believe that the EU and China should work with each other closely to clear the way for a steadier partnership, even if the US comes back from Trumpism.>>", A.S.]

391.- Wu Jin, “CIPG, BFSU to boost cross-cultural communication”, China.org, 19-06-2017

http://www.china.org.cn/china/2017-06/19/content_41054404.htm

["Highlight: <<The exchange, focusing on faculty, students and CIPG staff in the form of internships, continued education and symposiums, such as research for handling diverse cultures under the Belt and Road Initiativewill complement the first-hand experience of translation, via the China Academy of Translation.>>", A.S.]

390.- Joseph Nye, “Xi Jinping’s Marco Polo Strategy”, ChinaUS Focus, 14-06-2017 (retrieved on 15-06-2017)

http://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/xi-jinpings-marco-polo-strategy?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=&utm_content=reg&utm_term=27m%2B

["Comment of the hour. In the article, some old views for a new reality presented in a mild manner", A.S.]

389.- Didi Kirsten Tatlow, “Reif für die Couch? Warum die Psychologie in China einen Boom erlebt”, Mercator Institut for China Studies, Berlin, 10-06-2017 (retreived on 12-06-2017)

https://www.merics.org/de/veranstaltungen/veranstaltungsrueckblicke/merics-china-lounge-mit-didi-kirsten-tatlow

["Highlight: <<Seit 2008 ist es in China möglich, die Ausbildung zum Psychoanalytiker nach den Kriterien der Internationalen Psychoanalytischen Vereinigung zu absolvieren>>", A.S.]

388.- GCaptain, “Shipowners Encourage EU-China Leadership in Shaping IMO CO2 Strategy”, GCaptain, 07-06-2017

http://gcaptain.com/shipowners-encourage-eu-china-leadership-shaping-imo-co2-strategy/

["Highlight: <<the industry accounts for approximately 2.2% of global man-made (anthropogenic) CO2 emissions>>, A.S."]

387.- François Godement, “The EU-China Summit: searching for common ground”, ECFR, 01-06-2017

http://www.ecfr.eu/article/commentary_the_eu_china_summit_searching_for_common_ground_7292

["Reflection of the year: refugees, a neglected aerea of cooperation in EU-China ties", A.S.]

 386.- Kerry Brown, “Chinese Communist Party”, Oxford Bibliographies, 24-05-2017 (retrieved on 29-05-2017)

http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199756223/obo-9780199756223-0218.xml?rskey=HUmWlO&result=6

["Highlight: <<narratives of history>>", A.S.]

385.- Vladimir Yakunin, “Greater Eurasia: Cooperation for Regional and Global Advancement”, Dialogue of Civilizations, Berlin, 15-05-2017 (retrieved on 23-05-2017)

https://doc-research.org/en/great-eurasia-cooperation-regional-global-advancement

["A classic to think about: Beijing and Moscow in Евразия in 一带一路 times", A.S.]

384.- Li Wuzhou, Lin Yeqing, “Si no vas a China, China vendrá a ti” (interview with Augusto Soto), China Hoy, 12-05-2017 &  China.com, 17-05-2017

["Comentario de la década: así es: <<si no vas a China, China vendrá a ti>>, y cada vez más. Also in the interview, an implicit honoris causa remark.", A.S. ]

http://espanol.china.com/economy/reports/1828/20170517/969003.html

http://www.chinatoday.mx/pol/content/2017-05/12/content_740690.htm

383.-  David Dollar, “Yes, China is investing globally—but not so much in its belt and road initiative”, Brookings, 08-05-2017 (retrieved 16-05-2017)

https://www.brookings.edu/blog/order-from-chaos/2017/05/08/yes-china-is-investing-globally-but-not-so-much-in-its-belt-and-road-initiative/?platform=hootsuite

["Highlight: <<it is happening everywhere, not just along the belt and road [...] China as an investor is more of a risk-taker than the West and relatively more of its investment is in developing economies>>“, A.S.]

382.- “Entrevista a Mariano Rajoy en vísperas de su participación en el Foro de la Franja y la Ruta”, Radio Internacional de China, 14-05-2017

https://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=1298935446849912

["Highlights: Two ideas that China could/should promote: << [...] que España se convierta en un hub para enlazar el corredor con el norte de África y América Latina. [...] mejorar su conocimiento de la lengua española, lo que les abre las puertas a un área de más de 560 millones de personas.>>“]

Also important to read: first & last paragraphs:

http://www.lavanguardia.com/economia/20170513/422545284440/rajoy-economia-espana-ejemplo-china.html

381.- “Chile y Bolivia ingresan en el Banco Asiático de Inversión en Infraestructuras”, EFE, Beijing, 13-05-2017

http://www.efe.com/efe/espana/economia/chile-y-bolivia-ingresan-en-el-banco-asiatico-de-inversion-infraestructuras/10003-3265301

["It was long ago discussed in http://www.dialoguewithchina.eu brainstorming sessions: China has the potential  to contribute to better relations among nations across the Pacific", A.S.]

380.- Javier Solana, “Trump y los molinos de viento. Si EEUU confirma su apuesta por los combustibles fósiles pondrá en riesgo su autonomía y liderazgo”, El País, 09-05-2017

http://elpais.com/elpais/2017/05/04/opinion/1493924444_627096.html

["Remark of the week. Read the caption under the photo: <<Trabajadores instalan paneles solares en Wuhan, China>>.", A.S.]

379.- Sarah Zheng, “Who’s who in China’s ‘Belt and Road Initiative’?”, South China Morning Post, 09-05-2017

http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2092561/whos-who-chinas-belt-and-road-initiative

[Reflection of the decade. Now, just think of how many 'Belt and Road Initiative'-friends you have around the world. Many. For example in the Spanish-speaking world. The languages are important, the narrative is key", A.S.]

378.- Wang Jiamei, “Misleading views of intent behind Belt and Road still common in Western media”, Global Times, 07-05-2017

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1045739.shtml?utm_content=bufferb24b1&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

["Highlight: << [...] It is absurd to assume that African countries would accept the investment if they could not benefit or that they are not capable of identifying whether they could benefit.>>“. Comment of the hour: this is a good point. Also to consider: the alternative choices without these investments”, A.S.]

377.- Xinhua, “Book on Belt and Road stories published in 7 languages”, China.org, 06-05-2017

http://www.china.org.cn/arts/2017-05/06/content_40759009.htm

["Highlight: << [...] to reflect a bigger picture of the initiative, which is now being advanced in Asia, Africa, Europe and the American continent.>>. Comment  of the month: the long Ibero-American continent (Spanish, Portuguese) is getting more & more attention in the Chinese Belt & Road-related press”, A.S.]

376.- Nicola Casarini, “How Trump Is Reconnecting Europe With China”, Real Clear World, 04-05-2017

["Comment of the hour: to a certain extent it sounds plausible", A.S.]

375.- “Europeans looking to Belt and Road forum to deepen dialogue 欧洲意见领袖盼一带一路高峰论坛深化交流”, China-EU Newsletter (China Daily), 26-04-2017

http://www.chinaeu.eu/europeans-looking-to-belt-and-road-forum-to-deepen-dialogue-%e6%ac%a7%e6%b4%b2%e6%84%8f%e8%a7%81%e9%a2%86%e8%a2%96%e7%9b%bc%e4%b8%80%e5%b8%a6%e4%b8%80%e8%b7%af%e9%ab%98%e5%b3%b0%e8%ae%ba%e5%9d%9b/

["Comment of the hour: some ideas are missing here", A.S.]

374.- Jean-Marie Colombani, “Jugando con fuego”, El País, 21-04-2017

http://elpais.com/elpais/2017/04/20/opinion/1492705977_769952.html

["Highlight: << [...] el respaldo de China y los países emergentes, a los que interesa que exista una Europa fuerte.>>, A.S.]

373.- G. John Ikenberry and Darren Lim, “China’s emerging institutional statecraft. The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the prospects for counter-hegemony”, Brookings, April 2017

https://www.brookings.edu/research/chinas-emerging-institutional-statecraft/?platform=hootsuite

["Highlight: << [...] Beijing may see the need to become a more activist defender of the status quo.>>, A.S.]

372.- Augusto Soto (奥古斯托·索托), “外国学者眼中的邯郸、太极拳与世界和平”, CRI Online, 11-04-2017

http://news.cri.cn/20170411/e7dcf1c8-7ec9-9c34-9c71-a72cdac2875a.html

http://espanol.cri.cn/2786/2017/04/12/1s407552.htm

http://espanol.china.com/news/culture/480/20170412/937045.html

371.- Augusto Soto (奥古斯托·索托), “外国学者考察中国脱贫攻坚一线:扶贫政策值得肯定”, CRI Online, 06-04-2017

http://news.cri.cn/20170406/5e7abb9c-f05e-d084-b0ea-b7a7237634c3.html

http://espanol.china.com/news/economy/478/20170406/932680.html

370.- Editorial, “Obligados a entenderse”, El País, 11-04-2017

["A view from Southern Europe", A.S.]

http://elpais.com/elpais/2017/04/10/opinion/1491845678_829236.html

369.- Editorial, “Limited options for US to tackle N.Korea”, Global Times, 05-04-2017

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1040827.shtml

["Highlight: <<[...] It needs to open up communication channels with Pyongyang so as to gain some maneuvering room.>>, A.S. “]

368.- David Shambaugh, “What to Expect from the Xi-Trump Summit?”, ChinaUS Focus, 31-03-2017

http://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/what-to-expect-from-the-xi-trump-summit

["Key concept: <<core interests>>, A.S.]

367.- Zhang Rui, “Huang Youyi: How to present China in B&R Initiative”, China.org.cn, 12-03-2017

http://www.china.org.cn/china/NPC_CPPCC_2017/2017-03/12/content_40446639.htm

["Highlight: <<First, we have to know what various foreigners are thinking, and we should talk to them in different languages [...] third, you have to know about foreign cultures and talk to them in ways they can readily understand.>>“, A.S.]

366.- Lucas Pérez, “Dastis destaca el ‘papel decisivo’ de China y apuesta por un ‘liderazgo compartido junto a EE UU y la EU’”, El Mundo, 08-03-2017

["Esta hipotética <<triangulación>> es una noción implícitamente ligada a los conceptos de 一带一路 y Eurasia", A.S.]

http://www.elmundo.es/internacional/2017/03/07/58bea3b5268e3e9c028b4663.html

365.- Augusto Soto, “La APN y la CCPPCh sesionan en la era de la Ruta de la Seda” China Radio International (CRI Online) & Dialogue with China Project, 06-03-2017

http://espanol.cri.cn/2786/2017/03/06/1s404906.htm

["Un aparato, un proceso decisorio y un ritual engrasadísimos de cara al mundo" A.S.]

364.- Security and defence: Council reviews progress and agrees to improve support for military missions, European Council of the European Union, Brussels, 06-03-2017

http://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2017/03/06-defence-security/

["Thought of the hour. Think regionally, think globally: http://www.dialoguewithchina.eu", A.S.]

 363.-Xinhua Insight: China to open up like never before, Xinhua, 06-03-2017

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-03/06/c_136106884.htm

["Highlight: <<Anchor of globalization>>", A.S.]

362.- European Commission, “White Paper on the future of Europe”, Brussels, 01-03-2017

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-17-385_en.htm

["Task of the hour. If any, find the implications for EU-China ties on each of the five envisaged scenarios", A.S.]

361.- Kerry Brown, “China and the UK: Unexpected Inspiration for How to Handle Brexit”, CPIANALYSIS, 28-02-2017

https://cpianalysis.org/2017/02/27/china-and-the-uk-unexpected-inspiration-for-how-to-handle-brexit/

[Likely one of the quotes of the year: <<As the Deng dictum back then said, the imperative was `to liberate thinking, make practice the sole criterion for truth, and seek truth from facts.’ That is not a bad attitude for the UK to endeavour to adopt regarding Brexit!>>, A.S.]

360.- He Yafei, “Strategic Stability Helps Build Cooperative Relationships”, ChinaUS Focus, 21-02-2017

http://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/strategic-stability-helps-build-cooperative-relationships?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=&utm_content=reg&utm_term=21d

["Highlight: <<B&R dovetails with the Russian proposal of building a “Eurasian Economic Union” and with other regional integration ideas of many countries like Indonesia, India and ASEAN members.>>", A.S.]

359.- Martin Indyk, Executive Vice President of the Brookings Institution, and Javier Solana, President of ESADEgeo, agree on the need for foreign policy that is more strategic than tactical, Barcelona, ESADEgeo, 13-02-2017

http://www.esade.edu/web/eng/about-esade/today/news/viewelement/329086/1/martin-indyk,-executive-vice-president-of-the-brookings-institution,-and-javier-solana,-president-of-esadegeo,-agree-on-the-need-for-foreign-policy-that-is-more-strategic-than-tactical

["Highlight: <<Xi Jinping, unlike Enrique Peña Nieto, responded with discreet diplomacy and managed to put him in his place>>", A.S.]

 358.- Françoise Godement, “Europe’s Trump-China dilemma”, ECFR, 31-02-2017, retrieved, 08-02-2017

http://www.ecfr.eu/article/commentary_europes_trump_china_dilemma_7226

["Highlight: <<Europe does not have the means of countering effectively the retrenchment on values and on international good causes>>. This is partly true: The EU and China can do more in times of a US administration that could end in failure", A.S.]

357.- Steve Bannon: ‘We’re going to war in the South China Sea … no doubt’, The Guardian, 02-02-2017

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/feb/02/steve-bannon-donald-trump-war-south-china-sea-no-doubt

["!!!", www.dialoguewithchina.eu , A.S.]

356.- “United we stand, divided we fall”: letter by President Donald Tusk to the 27 EU heads of state or government on the future of the EU before the Malta summit, 31-01-2017

http://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2017/01/31-tusk-letter-future-europe

["Remark. The implicit divide et impera potential represented by external powers in Tusk's view is actually a call for vibrant debates, both open and private. Extremely surprising though is the first reference to China on the first paragraph. Likely the lack of talented advisers at Consilium's level? This question can not remain unanswered", A.S.]

355.- Putten, Seaman, Kotari, Otero et al., “Europe and China’s New Silk Roads”, ETNC, January 2017

 http://www.realinstitutoelcano.org/wps/portal/rielcano_es/publicacion?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/elcano/elcano_es/publicaciones/europe-and-chinas-new-silk-roads

["Remark of the hour: <<Silk Roads>>. The plural is important", A.S. ]

354.- David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick, “Trump team struggles for cohesion on tougher China policy”, Reuters, 14-01-2017

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-china-analysis-idUSKBN14X2LM

["Remarkable: <<Zha Daojiong, a professor at Peking University, said the theme of clash of civilizations was becoming increasingly popular in Chinese circles and this was ominous>>", A.S.]

353.- Jean Pierre Lehmann, “US-China trade war looms”, Straits Times, 10-01-2017

http://www.straitstimes.com/opinion/us-china-trade-war-looms

["As things stand now, conflict is looming, but there still margin to render it avoidable", A.S.]

352.- Josh Rogin, “Trump could make Obama’s pivot to Asia a reality”, The Washington Post, 08-01-2017

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/trump-could-make-obamas-pivot-to-asia-a-reality/2017/01/08/a2f8313a-d441-11e6-945a-76f69a399dd5_story.html?utm_term=.2571296b30b0

["Questions of the year: Will really Trump be able to avoid unnecesary crises?, Will the EU be assertive enough to bring some degree of common sense to Eurasian affairs in 2017?", A.S.]

351.- John Promfet, “45 years ago, Kissinger envisioned a ‘pivot’ to Russia. Will Trump make it happen?”, The Washington Post, 14-12-2016

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/global-opinions/wp/2016/12/14/45-years-ago-kissinger-envisioned-a-pivot-to-russia-will-trump-make-it-happen/?postshare=4141481765014769&tid=ss_in&utm_term=.89d04f3f3b56

["Most relevant idea: a clear sense of nonsense and unpredictability", A.S.]

350.- “Alibaba founder Jack Ma delivers keynote speech at China Conference”, South China Morning Post, 02-12-2016

http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/2051115/jack-ma-live-alibaba-founder-delivers-keynote-speech-china-conference

["Talking about Eastern and Western cultures apropos the enourmous potential of the Silk Road. By the way, a brilliant orator", A.S.]

349.- Augusto Soto, “中国的行动路径证明APEC非常重要”, China Radio International & Dialogue with China Project”, 23-11-2016

http://news.cri.cn/20161123/c4cae1bd-e359-4458-ac5c-4a555df15801.html

http://espanol.cri.cn/2786/2016/11/22/1s397756.htm

["Discussion of the year: the emergency of a new hierarchy in Asia Pacific", A.S.]

348.- Augusto Soto, “乌镇,网络空间合作的最中心”, China Radio International & Dialogue with China Project, 17-11-2016

http://news.cri.cn/20161117/8400f35b-976a-4e7f-9e3a-ee84c03f16b0.html

["One concept present again and again: 合作", A.S.]

347.- Mathieu Duchatel “Terror overseas: understanding China’s evolving counter-terror strategy”,  European Council of Foreign Affairs, 26-10-2016 retreived, 09-11-2016

http://www.ecfr.eu/publications/summary/terror_overseas_understanding_chinas_evolving_counter_terror_strategy7160?utm_content=bufferc2a8b&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

["Quotation of the hour:  <<Set clear expectations [...] and do not undersetimate what China can offer>>“, A.S.]

346.- Yuan Peng, “Four Changes in China-U.S. Relations”, China-US Focus, 11-11-2016

http://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/four-changes-in-china-us-relations

["Comment of the hour: Concentrate on change number one",  A.S.]

345.- Augusto Soto, “China, G20, Hangzhou 2016″,  Cri Online, 03-09-2016

http://news.cri.cn/20160903/c7359547-bcab-599f-3bdb-dbebac1ad548.html

344.- Augusto Soto (苏傲古) “关于南海问题的回应”, 与中国对话,  21-07-2016, uploaded on 22-08-2016

关于南海问题的回应

343.- Augusto Soto, “Reflections on the South China Sea”, Dialogue with China Project, Barcelona, 16-07-2016

ReflectionsontheSouthChinaSea

342.-Augusto Soto, “Del veredicto en La Haya. Reflexiones sobre el Mar del Sur de China”, CRI Online & China.com, Beijing, 15-07-2016

http://espanol.cri.cn/2786/2016/07/15/1s388380.htm

http://espanol.china.com/news/world/476/20160715/706676_1.html

["Comment of the hour: It is a respectable opinion, not a classical verdict", A.S.

341.- International Department of the CPC, Beijing, June 2016 (published by Dialogue with China Project on 10-07-2016)

http://www.idcpc.org.cn/english/chinainsight

["Comment of the hour:  Publishing in times of multipolarism", A.S.]

340.- Xinhua, “China, Germany pledge stronger cooperation” China.org 14-06-2016

http://www.china.org.cn/world/2016-06/14/content_38660623.htm

["Highlight: <<The two countries will work on a political settlement in Syria, strengthen dialogue on Afghanistan issue>>" A.S.]

339.-Paul Gewirtz, “Limits of Law in the South China Sea”, China & US Focus, 01-06-2016

http://www.chinausfocus.com/peace-security/limits-of-law-in-the-south-china-sea

["Highlight: <<[...] the tribunal and law can make only a very limited contribution to resolving the South China Sea crisis [...]>>”, A.S.]

338.- Augusto Soto, “Five Reflections on China, Russia and the US: Problems and Perspectives (II)”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 02-04-2016

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2016/04/02/five-reflections-china-russia-and-us-problems-and-perspectives-ii.html

["Key concepts: <<五,coordination>>", A.S.]

337.- Augusto Soto, “Five Reflections on China, Russia and the US: Problems and Perspectives”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 26-03-2016

http://www.strategic-culture.org/pview/2016/03/26/five-reflections-china-russia-and-us-problems-perspectives.html

["Key concepts: <<五,coordination>>", A.S.]

336.-IDCC of the CPC, New Stories of the Silk Road, February 2016  (retrieved on 26-03-2016)

http://www.idcpc.org.cn/english/silkroad/201603/P020160315691771269439.pdf

["Leitmotiv: <<peace & cooperation, openness and inclusiveness, mutual learnning and mutual benefit>>", A.S.]

335.- Augusto Soto, “La Ruta de la Seda entendida como innovación”, Dialogue with China Project, & China Radio International (Cri Online), Beijing, 12-03-2016

http://espanol.cri.cn/1161/2016/03/12/1s379058.htm

[Destacado: <<OBOR no sólo atañe a la infraestructura e interconectividad tradicionales, sino que también a la economía digital>>", A.S.]

334.-Augusto Soto, “No Way Back for Re-Emerging Silk Road in Flux”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 06-03-2016

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2016/03/06/no-way-back-for-re-emerging-silk-road-flux.html

["The role of capacity, History and determination", A.S.]

333.- Fu Ying, — “Doubling Down? China and International Order(s)”, Munich Security Conference 2016, 13 February 2016 (retrieved, 19-02-2016)

http://www.chinausfocus.com/foreign-policy/putting-the-orders-shift-in-perspective

["Highlight: <<The priority is to do our own things well, meaning to promote economic growth and prosperity for the people. As our capability improves, we will be able to do more for the region and the world. In the meantime, China needs to learn and also to better communicate with the world.>>", A.S.]

332.- 雷书, “驻西使馆举办2016年新春招待会”, 03-02-2016

http://chinatown.ouhua.info/news/2016/02/03/2099691.html

["Highlight: <<“感谢大家为促进中西友好合作、推动双边关系发展所作出的宝贵贡献,祝愿广大华侨华人、中资机构全体人员以及所有旅西留学生,身体健康、阖家幸福、事业兴隆、学业有成!>>"]

331.- Eszter Zalan, “EU seeks protection from Chinese ‘market economy”,  euobserver, 28-01-2016

https://euobserver.com/eu-china/132051

["Highlight: <<The debate over China’s market economy status is a highly political one>>", A.S.]

330.- Augusto Soto, “China on Peaceful Path”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 21-01-2016

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2016/01/21/china-on-peaceful-path.html

["Highlight: <<the biggest player in the history of mankind>>", A.S.]

329.- C.H.Tung, “How to Look at Today’s China”, ChinaUSFocus, 15-12-2015 (retrieved, 15-01-2016)

http://www.chinausfocus.com/political-social-development/how-to-look-at-todays-china

["Highlight: <<Today, private sector enterprises account for more than 60% of the GDP of the country, and that figure is continuing to rise>>", A.S.]

328.- Javier Solana, “土耳其的叙利亚困局”, Project Syndicate, 31-12-2015 (retrieved, 14-01-2016)

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/turkey-russia-relations-syrian-war-by-javier-solana-2015-12/chinese

["Remark: an issue of Eurasian concern", A.S.]

327.- Meng Na, “China voice: As 2016 begins, China stands at new starting line”, Xinhua, 03-01-2016

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-01/03/c_134973124.htm

["Concept of the year: the notion of win-win cooperation in the international arena", A.S.]

326.- Augusto Soto, “Desde China. Wuzhen, referente mundial de Internet”, 乌镇峰会老外看(14):中国已成为互联网主要变革者之一, Dialogue with China Project, China.com & China Radio International (Cri Online), Beijing, 21-12-2015

http://gb.cri.cn/42071/2015/12/21/7493s5204098.htm

http://espanol.china.com/news/latestnews/472/20151218/530125.html

Wuzhen, referente mundial de Internet

["Comentario del momento: por un diálogo abierto", A.S.]

325.- Presidente Xi Jinping, “Recopilación de discursos”, China Radio International (Radio Pekín), 04-12-2015

http://espanol.cri.cn/2906/2015/11/11/Zt1s367978.htm

["Destacado: <<Las diferentes civilizaciones deben mantener el diálogo>>", A.S.]

324.- Augusto Soto, “Desde China. Influencia, visión y diplomacia en la era digital”, China.com & China Radio International (Cri Online), Beijing, 07-12-2015

http://espanol.china.com/news/latestnews/472/20151207/521922.html

http://espanol.cri.cn/2786/2015/12/07/1s370537.htm

["Conceptos destacados: <<Diplomacia, medios e influenciadores: un nuevo mapa>>, A.S." Comentario: artículo hace pocos días publicado en Dialogue with China Project, Barcelona, 03-12-2015: Desde China. Visión y diplomacia en la era digital ]

323.- Augusto Soto, “China is Facing Jihadism”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 03-12-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/12/03/china-is-facing-jihadism.html

["Quote of the hour: <<Action, but which sort of action?>>. That is the question", A.S.]

322.-, Augusto Soto, “Beijing en las cumbres en un mundo siempre cambiante”, China.com, Beijing, 24-11-2015

http://espanol.china.com/news/political/474/20151124/512403.html

["Comentario. Artículo hace pocos días publicado en Dialogue with China, hoy en http://espanol.china.com", A.S.]

321.- Augusto Soto, “Silk Road Moving on in Times of Uncertainty”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 23-11-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/11/23/silk-road-moving-on-in-times-of-uncertainty.html

["Highlight: <<sophisticated technical, diplomatic and defence factors are bound to influence the initiative and its very significance.>>", A.S.]

Also on Sputnik News: “New Silk Road: Sustainable Global Economic Growth a Remedy for Terrorism?”, Sputnik News, Moscow, 23-11-2015: http://sputniknews.com/politics/20151123/1030612387/china-new-silk-road-global-economic-growth-remedy-for-terrorism.html#ixzz3sL4HLsr

320.- David Gosset, “An Open Letter To The Chinese Friends Who Lit Up The Shanghai Oriental Pearl Tower With The Colors Of The French Flag”, Huffington Post, 20-11-2015

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-gosset/an-open-letter-to-the-chi_1_b_8607540.html

["Highlight: <<with the hope that always more people in the West recognize that the destructive forces which killed in Paris have also to be eliminated when they menace Urumqi, Kunming or Beijing.>>, A.S."]

319.- Augusto Soto, “Beijing en las cumbres en un mundo siempre cambiante”, Dialogue with China Project, Barcelona, 20-11-2015

Beijing en las cumbres en un mundo siempre cambiante

["Comentario del momento. Reflexionar sobre China y las cumbres, los alcances del cambio y cómo incidirá realmente la seguridad en el comercio en el marco de una reemergente cooperación Este-Oeste", A. S.]

318.- Lucio Blanco Pitlo, “APEC 2015 Highlights Regional Goals & Domestic Strengths”, China-US Focus, 16-11-2015

http://www.chinausfocus.com/finance-economy/2015-manila-apec-summit-continuities-from-the-2014-beijing-summit/

["Comment of the hour: Review the 1994 Bogor goals", A.S.]

317.- Jiang Shixue, “Europe and China’s-One-Belt One-Road Initiative”, Institute of European Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Vol. 9, No.2, Beijing, 2015, reviewed on 08-11-2015

http://ies.cass.cn/en/UploadFiles_8765/201511/2015110415215198.pdf

["Highlights to discuss: <<In order to make the economic ties closer, mutual cooperation deeper and space of development broader between the Eurasian countries, we can innovate the mode of cooperation and jointly build the Silk Road EconomicBelt step by step to gradually form overall regional cooperation, said the Chinese leader>>. [...]

Also: <<五通>>. [...] And also: <<China’s soft power is not strong enough; [...] China is not very good at telling its own story>> [...] <<As a matter of fact, it is not realistic for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to understand everything about all the countries relevant to the OBOR initiative.>>“, A.S.]

316.- Augusto Soto, “China decide el fin de la política del hijo único”, Dialogue with China, Barcelona, y Radio Internacional de China, Beijing, 04-11-2015

http://espanol.cri.cn/2786/2015/11/04/1s367249.htm

China decide el fin de la política del hijo único

["Futuros habitantes, ciudadanos, innovadores, artistas, trabajadores, empresarios, viajeros", A.S.]

315.- Augusto Soto, “Syria Needs Comprehensive Approach”, Strategic Culture Foundation, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 01-11-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/11/01/syria-needs-comprehensive-approach.html

["Task: to read more Gumilyov", A.S.]

314.- Augusto Soto, “Xi Jinping revaloriza el vínculo Este-Oeste”, Dialogue with China Project, Barcelona, Radio Internacional de China, Beijing, 20-10-2015

https://www.facebook.com/criespanol/posts/888222811224752

Xi Jinping revaloriza el vínculo Este Oeste

["Necesario", A.S.]

313.- David Gosset, Romano Prodi, “The European Union And China On The New Silk Roads”, Huffington Post, 16-10-2015

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-gosset/the-european-union-and-ch_b_8308746.html

["Ideas: Feasibiliy of various Silk Roads", A.S.]

312.- Augusto Soto in “海外网友盛赞习主席讲话:有担当负责任 绘世界繁荣蓝图”, Cri.Cn, 29-09-2015

http://gb.cri.cn/42071/2015/09/29/8011s5119538.htm

["Highlight: <<一带一路’的战略。>>", A.S.]

311.- Augusto Soto, “Russia and China Should Reinforce Joint Media Efforts”, (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 29-09-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/09/29/russia-and-china-should-reinforce-joint-media-efforts.html

["Comment of the hour: 老大哥 concept in a new era", A.S.]

310.- Augusto Soto, “La cumbre China-EE UU aporta a la paz en un mundo multipolar“, Dialogue with China, Barcelona, 27-09-2015, y CRIonline, Beijing, 28-09-2015

http://espanol.cri.cn/741/2015/09/28/1s363771.htm

LacumbreChinaEEUUaportaalapazenunmundomultipolar.doc

["Conceptos clave del chino asociables al texto: 合作, 和平", A.S.]

309.- Augusto Soto et al., “China’s New Reforms: the Role of the Party. Papers from “The Party and the World Dialogue 2014″, published in May, presented in Beijing, September, 2015

http://www.cctb.net/cbsxs/newbook/xsxx/201507/t20150728_325748.htm

["A particular chapter: <<How to Build Consensus?>>", A.S.]

308.- Augusto Soto, “Western Misperception: China and Russia Threat to International Stability” (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 02-09-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/09/02/western-misperception-china-russia-threat-international-stability.html

["Prediction: <<Russia will keep in mind how important it is to maintain its role as a bridge between the East and the West in Eurasia.>>. "

Also on Sputnik News, “Much Ado About Nothing: West Up in Arms About Sino-Russian Alliance”, Sputnik News, Moscow, 03-09-2015

http://sputniknews.com/politics/20150902/1026493927.html , A.S.]

307.- Luis Torras, “La corrección, el ajuste y la política monetaria”, GlobalAsia“, 31-08-2015

https://luistorras.wordpress.com/2015/08/31/la-correcion-el-ajuste-y-la-politica-monetaria-globalasia/

["Recomendable artículo a leer en unas semanas volátiles en la interdependencia", A.S.]

306.- Augusto Soto, “Wirtschaftliche Lösungen für Chinas Einfluss auf die anderen Ländern”, RIA Novosti, Riga, 25-08-2015

http://osterreich.website/2015/08/25/experte-wirtschaftliche-losungen-fur-chinas-einfluss-auf-die-anderen-landern/

["Highlight: <<China muss erkennen, dass jede Entscheidung ist nicht mehr seiner inneren Politik>>, A.S.]

305.- Augusto Soto, “China’s Global Presence Is Alienating Bellicose Japan”, Strategic Culture Foundation (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 06-08-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/08/06/china-global-presence-alienating-bellicose-japan.html

["Message of the moment: <<avoid regional instability, dangerous brinkmanship and futile shadowboxing>>", A.S.]

304.- Augusto Soto, “China – Latin America Ties Go Ahead in New Multipolar World”, Strategic Culture Foundation (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 30-07-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/07/30/china-latin-america-ties-go-ahead-in-new-multipolar-world.html

["A remark: <<truly developing stronger and direct ties unrelated to any triangular consideration.>>", A.S.]

303.- Gregor Aisch, Josh Keller, K.K. Rebecca Lai, “The World According to China”, The New York Times, 24-07-2015

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/07/24/business/international/the-world-according-to-china-investment-maps.html

["Question of the hour. Are we talking of data, influence or referring to Weltanschauung?", A.S.]

302.- “China’s Breakthrough: Beijing Gets Ready for Global Expansion”, Sputnik, 23-09-2015

http://sputniknews.com/asia/20150723/1024973833.html

["Highlight: <<a global proactive approach>>", A.S.]

301.- Augusto Soto, “China’s Silk Road goes global: from dream to reality”, Strategic Culture Foundation (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 22-07-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/07/22/china-silk-road-goes-global-from-dream-reality.html

["Key concept: <<Eurasian regionalism>>", A.S.]

300.- Kerry Brown, “Thinking bigger”, Inside  Story, 14-07-2015

http://insidestory.org.au/thinking-bigger

["Thought of the hour: apart from Australia it comes to my mind the case of another 'small country' with similar contradictions", A.S..]

299.- Augusto Soto, “Internal and international dimensions of China’s anti-corruption campaign”, Strategic Culture Foundation (Фонд Стратегической Культуры), Moscow, 12-07-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/07/12/internal-international-dimensions-china-anti-corruption-campaign.html

["Highlight: «The king is the boat and the common people the water; the water can carry the boat, but it can also capsize and sink the boat»", A.S.]

298.- Augusto Soto, “¿Los futuros líderes del mundo?”, El Mercurio, 12-07-2015

http://www.elmercurio.com/blogs/2015/07/12/33434/Los-futuros-lideres-del-mundo.aspx

["Pensamiento del momento: repensar el alcance de un liderazgo regional relacionado con una eventual o inexistente gobernanza global", A.S.]

297.- “上海合作组织峰会在乌法举行 习近平出席会议“, 人民日报, 10-07-2015

http://politics.people.com.cn/GB/8198/397253/index.html

["When available read: <<上合组织至2025年发展战略>>", A.S.]

296.- Bill Callahan, “Mearsheimer vs. Nye on the Rise of China”, The Diplomat, 08-08-2015

VIDEO:http://thediplomat.com/2015/07/mearsheimer-vs-nye-on-the-rise-of-china/

["Worth watching. Task: what do you make out of it", A.S.]

295. Алексей БАЛИЕВ, “БРИКС и ШОС: сближение векторов интеграции”, Фонд Стратегической Культуры, 08-07-2015

http://www.fondsk.ru/news/2015/07/08/briks-i-shos-sblizhenie-vektorov-integracii-34231.html

["Highlight: << [...] одновременно пройдут встречи лидеров государств группы БРИКС>>. Think about that very and simple fact.”, A.S.]

294.- Augusto Soto, “China – US relations: main risks and contradictions”, Strategic Culture Foundation (Фонд Стратегической
Культуры), Moscow, 30-06-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/06/30/china-us-relations-main-risks-and-contradictions.html

["Think about concepts such as <<sand wall and defense structures>>", A.S.]

293.- Manfred Wilhelmy, “Presentación del libro de Claudia Labarca <<Ni hao Mr. Pérez, Buenos días Mr. Li>>“, Fundación Chilena del Pacífico, 23-06-2015

http://www.funpacifico.cl/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Presentaci%C3%B3n-del-libro-de-Claudia-Labarca.pdf

["Destacado: <<la creciente presencia del e-commerce>>. Entendido como puente inmediato que merece la pena explorarse debido a las distancias físicas", A.S.]

292.-Augusto Soto, “Beijing is transforming EU-China ties by transforming the context”, Strategic Culture Foundation (Фонд Стратегической
Культуры), Moscow, 21-06-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2015/06/21/beijing-is-transforming-eu-china-ties-by-transforming-the-context.html

[Highlight: <<China’s driving force is showing a Eurasia path, including Russia as a major partner.>>", A.S.]

291.- Ivan Nechepurenko, “Russia-China Alliance Could Launch New World Order”, The Moscow Times, 15-06-2015

http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/russia-china-alliance-could-launch-new-world-order/523711.html

["Comment of the hour: There are more ways to look at the emerging alliance", A.S.]

290.- Greg Jenkins, “Jack Ma Sees Himself as an ‘Artist,’ and Maybe You Should, Too”, LinkedIn, 14-06-2015

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/jack-ma-sees-himself-artist-maybe-you-should-too-greg-jenkins?trk=hp-feed-article-title

["Highlight: <<It’s an art, something that nobody can copy. It’s not about making money.>>”, A.S.]

289.- Robert Lawrence Kuhn, “Understanding Communist Party of China”, China Daily, 03-06-2015

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/opinion/2015-06/03/content_20894534.htm

["Homework: find out the the most telling paragraph", A.S.]

288.- Dmitry Minin, “The Strategic Alliance Being Overlooked between Russia and China”, Strategic Culture Foundation, 29-05-2015

http://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2014/05/29/strategic-alliance-being-overlooked-between-russia-china.html

["Highlight: <<Does this mean, however, that Moscow and Beijing are joining forces to launch a powerful counter-offensive in the West? Hardly. They have no need to.>>", A.S.]

287.- “Great Insight Into Life of Chinese Leader Xi Jinping (excerpt from a longer interview with Jeff J. Brown)”, Russia Insider, 28-05-2015

http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/why-xi-jinping-best-man-lead-china/ri7476

[...]

286.- Walker Rowe, “Chinese Commit $10 Billion to Build Train from Peru to Brazil”, ChinaUSFocus, 26-05-2015

http://www.chinausfocus.com/finance-economy/chinese-commit-10-billion-to-build-train-from-peru-to-brazil/#sthash.xGYDSgsm.dpuf

["Highlight: <<There is reason to not put a lot of faith in cross border infrastructure projects in this area>>, A.S.]

285.- The State Council, The People’s Republic of China

http://english.gov.cn/premier

http://www.gov.cn

["Coment of the hour: a global webpage", A.S.]

284.- “Palabras de bienvenida al Primer Ministro de la República Popular China, Li Keqiang”. Discurso de la Secretaria Ejecutiva de la CEPAL, Alicia Bárcena, Santiago, 25-05-2015

http://www.cepal.org/es/discursos/visita-del-primer-ministro-de-la-republica-popular-china-li-keqiang

["Comentario del momento: en el gran avance falta más proximidad de personas en el vínculo bilateral y multilateral", A.S.]

283.- Marcelo Ninio, “China tem histórico de promessas ao Brasil que não saíram do papel”, Folha de São Paulo, 19-05-2015

http://www1.folha.uol.com.br/mercado/2015/05/1630748-china-tem-historico-de-promessas-ao-brasil-que-nao-sairam-do-papel.shtml

["Thought of the hour: assess more than one East-West-East connection criss-crossing the South American hinterland", A.S..]

282.- Mikhail Karpov, “Will the Russian Chinese “Strategic Partnership” last until 2020? Plausible thoughts on an ‘implausible’ scenario”, China Studies Centre”, May 2015

http://sydney.edu.au/china_studies_centre/images/content/ccpublications/policy_paper_series/2015/will_the_russian_chinese_strategic_partnership_last_until_2020.pdf

["To assess: <<Chinese Russia watchers still operate within certain ideological limits and propagandist schemes and are prone to selfcensorship>>", A.S.]

281.- Zhou Zhiwei, “La visita de Li a Brasil impulsará las relaciones bilaterales a un nuevo nivel”, 人民网, 13-05-2015

http://spanish.peopledaily.com.cn/n/2015/0513/c31621-8891827.html

["Destacado en el artº de Zhou: <<la expansión de China en América Latina reducirá inevitablemente la influencia de Brasil en la región>>. ¿Pero de qué magnitud de influencia se habla?", A.S.]

280.- “李克强:深化行政体制改革 切实转变政府职能”, 人民日报, 12-05-2015

http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2015/0512/c1024-26990164.html

["Li Keqiang presiding on the reform of the administrative system days before his official  visit to Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Chile", A.S. ]

279.- Augusto Soto, en Alicia Tagle,  “China apuesta por países latinoamericanos con economías más liberales”, El Mercurio, 12-05-2015

http://impresa.elmercurio.com/Pages/NewsDetail.aspx?dt=2015-05-12&NewsID=315941&dtB=12-05-2015%200:00:00&BodyID=1&PaginaId=4

["Comentario del momento: falta por escribirse un Libro Blanco sobre China en español y portugués en versión americana", A.S.]

278.- “Abe’s refusal to apologize reveals his real attitude”, China Daily, 04-05-2015

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/opinion/2015-05/04/content_20612351.htm

["A background analysis, mutatis mutandis: Augusto Soto, "The China-Japan crisis in a broader perspective", The Global Experts, 26-11-2012

http://www.theglobalexperts.org/comment-analysis/chinajapan-crisis-broader-perspective , A.S.]

277.- 黄书波, 刘应华, 中国空军4架伊尔-76飞机投入尼泊尔抗震救灾, 新华,  27-04-2015

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/bilingual/2015-04/28/c_134191431.htm

["Views and action from the roof of the world", A.S.]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

275.- Efe, “España, en condiciones de dar ‘gran salto adelante’ con China, dice Margallo”, La Vanguardia, 21-04-2015

http://www.lavanguardia.com/politica/20150421/54430754792/espana-en-condiciones-de-dar-gran-salto-adelante-con-china-dice-margallo.html

["Destacado: << [...] Se ha referido a la importancia que puede representar España para China en mercados de América Latina -donde es el segundo inversor y cuenta con asociaciones comerciales con Chile, México, Perú, Colombia, Ecuador, Centroamérica y “pronto” con Mercosur- y de Estados Unidos, con quien se negocia actualmente el acuerdo de comercio e inversión. También el africano es un mercado que España y China pueden “explorar juntos”, ha manifestado el ministro>>. Comentario del momento: todo esto habrá que confrontarlo con la realidad”, A.S.]

274.- James T. Areddy, “Working with Iron: Meet Xi Jinping’s English Translator”, The Wall Street Journal, 16-04-2015

http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2015/04/16/working-with-iron-meet-xi-jinpings-english-translator/

["Thought of the day: Huang Youyi is a man of the world and a public character", A.S.]

273.- Xu Bin, Stephen Gelb, “Chinese Investments in Europe”, China Radio International (中国国际广播电台), 13-04-2015

http://english.cri.cn/7146/2015/04/13/3621s874074.htm

["Still far from the last major deal...", A.S.]

272.- Luis Torras, “Los hechos y la retórica” (via Passin.eu), 12-04-2015

https://luistorras.wordpress.com/2015/04/13/los-hechos-y-la-retorica-via-passin-eu

["Destacado: <<Lo anterior dibuja un escenario, en mi opinión, complejo pero no pesimista. Los datos nos indican que China está corrigiendo a buen ritmo sus graves desequilibrios>>", A.S.]

271.- Augusto Soto and Phunchok Stobdan interviewed in “Is EU Policy in Central Asia Correct?”, Sputnik, Moscow, 10-04-2015

http://sputniknews.com/radio_brave_new_world/20150410/1020728059.html

["Interviews considering the EU, Central Asian states and major players around: Russia, China, India", A.S.]

270.- Augusto Soto and Yao Shujie interviewed in <<”Sky Net”: Foreign Countries No Haven for China’s Corrupt Officials>>, China Radio International (中国国际广播电台), 08-04-2015

http://english.cri.cn/7146/2015/04/10/3621s873628.htm

["Highlitghting aspects of common concern", A.S.]

269.- Luis Torras, “La partida de ajedrez continua”, via Global Asia,  06-04-2015

https://luistorras.wordpress.com/2015/04/13/la-partida-de-ajedrez-continua-6042015-via-global-asia/

["Destacado: <<Hoy la paleta de colores se ha ampliado y la mayoría de países no quieren renunciar a ningún color>>",  A.S.]