Understanding the latest US restrictions on chip exports to China

The latest measures aim to limit China’s AI technological development; though specialists think it will have a limited impact

Senate Republicans block $111 billion aid package for Israel, Ukraine, and Taiwan

The Democratic Party’s latest effort to fund proxy conflicts is thwarted by conservatives, who argued that there was not enough funding allocated to the US-Mexico border

Trilateral missile defense system a step towards Asian NATO

The Biden Administration extols the Camp David Agreement as a qualitative leap forward in the US, Japan, and South Korea military cooperation

Okinawa: ¿Un bastión para la paz?

Si Okinawa es un portaaviones insumergible para que Estados Unidos haga la guerra, también puede convertirse en un bastión para que los movimientos logren la paz.

Okinawa: A bastion for peace?

If Okinawa is an unsinkable aircraft carrier for the US to wage war, it can also become a bastion for movements to wage peace.

Cómo la guerra de EE.UU. contra los semiconductores taiwaneses podría beneficiar a Japón

En abril, el líder de Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, declaró a Nikkei que la tensión geopolítica entre Estados Unidos y China fue “ciertamente una consideración” en su decisión de desinvertir en Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.

How the US war on Taiwanese semiconductors might benefit Japan

In April, Berkshire Hathaway’s leader Warren Buffett told Nikkei that the geopolitical tension between the United States and China was “certainly a consideration” in his decision to divest from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC)

El alto precio de la relación entre Guatemala y Taiwan

Tsai, la líder de Taiwan, lucha por mantener el escaso apoyo diplomático con el que aún cuenta en la región.

Chinese sanctions on US China issues sanctions against US weapons makers over supplies to Taiwan 

China has imposed sanctions on Lockheed Martin and Raytheon Technologies. It has also indicated that it will take strong action in response to recent US escalation around the “spy balloon” that was shot down earlier this month

Chip wars Chip War v2: US decoupling from China or declaring war by other means?

Sanctions can best slow China from taking the global lead in chip manufacturing. At their worst, they will raise the chances of chip wars spilling into a physical or economic sphere

CPC Congress 20th congress of Communist Party of China begins in Beijing, President Xi calls for greater modernization 

The congress will elect the new leadership of the party including the general secretary and will also decide on the central direction of country’s economic and political policies for the next five years

SCO meet Iran joins China’s Shanghai Cooperation Organization as full member

On the first day of the summit meeting, SCO permanent members China and Russia jointly criticized US provocations and policies towards Ukraine, Taiwan, and elsewhere, calling them attempts to create a unipolar world