Archive for the 'China' Category

Does China’s Role in Nearby Asia call for Re-evaluation of American Policy?

Thursday, November 13, 2014 3:00-4:30 p.m. US-Asia Institute, 232 East Capitol Street, N.E., Washington DC  Featuring  Dr. Robert SUTTER, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University  and Mr. Nien SU, Former Official, House Committee on Foreign Affairs  With all of the political, economic and security disputes that Beijing has with its neighbors, how should the U.S. balance its diverse interests vis-à-vis the
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Hong Kong: Behind the Protests and Beyond

The US-Asia Institute held an off-the-record briefing with Visiting Associate Professor Al Reyes, University of Hong Kong, to discuss the Hong Kong protests and possible fallout, on Wednesday October 15, 2014. The protests in Hong Kong, also known as the Umbrella Revolution, have recently garnered much international attention. The protests revolve around electoral reform, specifically reform of Beijing’s implementation of
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2014 China 101 Seminar Series

The 2014 China 101 Seminar Series This seven-session series will bring experts to Capitol Hill to introduce and discuss critical aspects of contemporary China. All sessions will include time for Q&A. Please note: This event will be open to congressional staff members only. For more information and to RSVP, please e-mail us at: or call us at: (202)-544-3181. Upcoming 2014
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Chris Fenton Joins Board

The US-Asia Institute is pleased to announce that DMG Entertainment Motion Picture Group President Chris Fenton has been appointed to the board of trustees. As the first entertainment industry member, Fenton will provide valuable insight on how entertainment plays a diplomatic role vis-à-vis Asia. For more reading, check out the following articles: