China wants to help Egypt construct a new capital—but can they follow through?
Xi Jinping’s ambitious infrastructure push is off to a slow and troubled start.
For Beijing’s banks, picking winners and losers has turned out to be a losing game.
China is investing in Brazil in only the most recent of a spate of headline-grabbing, multi-billion dollar foreign investments.
American high schools are giving out higher and higher grades even as real academic ability stagnates.
Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic agree that the EU should stand closer with Israel.
Greens might want to hold off on anointing Beijing as the next global green leader.
His critics are accusing him of Erdoganism Lite. Are they right?
A spat over detained human rights activists points to deeper festering problems.
There are good reasons to re-think U.S. commitments in Syria. But ending support to the rebels will pose real costs for no clear benefit.