Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
In the RCEP trade agreement, governments across Asia have charted an economic future for themselves – one that excludes the United States.
Cancelling the TPP was one of the first moves President Trump made upon taking office. Would the decision be reversed under a Biden presidency?
Belt and Road’s Kenya railway starts off in the red, Trump and Putin leave a lasting impression in Helsinki, and Japan and the EU buck the protectionist trend with a free trade deal.
The Trump administration's protectionist roadmap has thrown a wrench into Vietnam's active efforts to achieve market status.
With ASEAN sidelined and all eyes on North Korea, Vietnam can only sit and watch as China consolidates its position in the South China Sea.
It was always going to be a matter of time, but few predicted the about face would come this quickly.
The historic port visit of the USS Carl Vinson reflects a US-Vietnamese relationship that is quickly evolving.
Trump has made good on his promise to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and it will fundamentally shake up geopolitical outlook of East Asia.
The overriding thrust of Trump Doctrine in East Asia seems to be a shift toward confrontation with China.
Geopoliticalmonitor.com sits down with Dr. Parag Khanna to discuss US foreign policy and the future of globalization.