director of the Center for Indian Studies at China West Normal University.
Expertise : Indian politics and diplomacy; international relations; public diplomacy
An informal meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be held on October 11 to 13. This informal meeting will play an important role in enhancing strategic mutual trust between China and India and unleashing the potential of cooperation.
China suspended India's latest bid to list Masood Azhar, the leader of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), as a global terrorist, to give it more time to examine the request. Why did China take this position? Will it affect future China-Pakistan-India relations? Three experts shared their views with the Global Times.
In a letter to the Congress earlier this month, US President Donald Trump signaled plans to end preferential trade treatment for India that allows duty-free entry for Indian exports worth $5.6 billion. This is another front in his trade war after the US announced 25 percent tariffs on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum in March 2018.