Editor's note: Martin Jay is an award-winning journalist based in Beirut, his career as a foreign correspondent includes working for several major international media. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 17:51 GMT+8

Editor's note: This article is based on an interview with He Weiwen, a senior research fellow at the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies in Renmin University of China. The article reflects the expert's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 18:23 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Hu Hong is an assistant research fellow at the Department of European Studies, China Institute of International Studies. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 15:42 GMT+8

Editor's note: Tom Fowdy is a UK-based political analyst. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN. 

2019-01-16 11:50 GMT+8

Editor's note: Tracy Chen is an assistant research fellow from the School of International Development at UEA. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2019-01-16 16:32 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Ken Moak, who taught economic theory, public policy and globalization at the university level for 33 years, co-authored a book titled China's Economic Rise and Its Global Impact in 2015. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 16:40 GMT+8

Editor's note: Shen Shiwei is a research fellow at Charhar Institute and former government relations and business consultant for Chinese enterprises in Africa. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 15:06 GMT+8

Editor's note: The article is based on an interview with Liao Fan, a research fellow at CASS Institute of International Law. The article reflects the expert's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 13:51 GMT+8

Editor’s note: Wang Peng is an associate research fellow at the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China, and a researcher at the Charhar Institute. The article reflects the author’s opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2019-01-16 11:06 GMT+8

On New Year's Day, Cuba celebrated the 60th anniversary of its revolution. Former Cuban president and current Communist Party leader Raul Castro criticized the Trump administration in his New Year's address, saying, “The U.S. government seems to be taking the course of confrontation with Cuba.”

2019-01-16 12:25 GMT+8