Prof Xiaojun Li is an associate professor of political science at the University of British Columbia. He was previously a Wang Gungwu Visiting Fellow at the ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Articles by Xiaojun Li (3)
While the global merchandise trade shrank by 5.3% as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, bilateral trade between China and ASEAN increased in the meantime by 6.7%, thanks not only to a steady increase in bilateral trade but also to the relative decline of trade between China with its other major trading partners.
Chinese consumers’ boycott of Western fashion brands for their position on cotton sourced from Xinjiang is a sequel to a long-running series of actions against foreign companies. Southeast Asian firms should take note, and act accordingly.
Jian Qiang Kwek|Xiaojun Li|Adam Y. Liu
A recent survey shows that Chinese people are much more favourably disposed towards Singapore than other rich nations such as Australia, Japan and the United States.