While China cannot win a battle against a US-led bloc, President Xi Jinping seems convinced that it can take its place as a great power in a fragmented global order.
While the United States is betting on a polarised world, China is doing everything it can to advance a more fragmented one.
Developments in three areas – telework, renewables, and AI – will bind countries together in new networks of interdependence.
European leaders are breathing a huge sigh of relief following the Republicans’ failure to achieve a 'red wave' in the US midterm elections.
The Ukraine crisis shows that the European Union (EU) has a problem with power.
The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) now underway in Glasgow might conclude with a big international agreement.