March 25, 2015 By Jonas Kassow China, Commentary, Natural Resources and Energy, Russia No Comments
Western economic sanctions will speed up and intensify Russian orientation to Asian and especially to Chinese markets and companies.
December 8, 2014 By Mikkel Runge Olesen and Jon Rahbek-Clemmensen Article, China, Defense and Security, Russia, United States No Comments
Despite the Arctic being a remarkably peaceful and stable region, global power conflicts could have an impact on the High North as well.
September 22, 2014 By Matthew Willis and Duncan Depledge China, Commentary, Defense and Security, Law and Governance No Comments
Should we truly worry about China’s enhanced Arctic ambitions and the related steps taken by the Asian country?
November 13, 2013 By Malte Humpert China, Report, Russia, Shipping and Economics No Comments
Expectations are high that the Northern Sea Route will rival traditional shipping routes and become the new silk road to China.
September 8, 2013 By The Arctic Institute China, Press Release, Shipping and Economics No Comments
TAI Press Release in response to the arrival of the Yong Sheng in Rotterdam, the first Chinese cargo vessel traveling along the NSR.
May 15, 2013 By The Arctic Institute China, European Union, India, Japan, Law and Governance, Press Release, South Korea No Comments
TAI Press Release in response to the Arctic Council’s decisions on permanent observers at the Ministerial Meeting in Kiruna, Sweden.
August 17, 2012 By Malte Humpert and Andreas Raspotnik Article, China, Defense and Security, Politics and Strategy No Comments
Slowly but steadily also China creates an interest for the Arctic region, mainly driven by geopolitical considerations to exert influence.
October 25, 2011 By Kathrin Stephen Canada, China, Commentary, European Union, Law and Governance No Comments
One potential conflict in the Arctic can be anticipated between Arctic in- and outsiders as the region becomes increasingly accessible.
September 15, 2011 By Malte Humpert Article, China, Russia, Shipping and Economics No Comments
Will the Northern Sea Route develop into a “Golden Waterway” or remain a niche trade route in the years and decades to come?
September 2, 2011 By Malte Humpert Article, China, Iceland, Politics and Strategy No Comments
Huang Nubo, a Chinese tycoon, put forth his plan to buy 300 km2 of Icelandic land to construct an eco-tourism resort and golf course.