03 Feb 2021

The Elements of the China Challenge

The United States office of the Secretary of State recently released a document detailing the threats posed by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to the US and how to address and mitigate these risks. The report states that tensions between the CCP and the US have triggered a new power

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15 Jan 2021

Xiaomi added to US list of alleged Communist Chinese military companies

The United State DoD has added Chinese hardware manufacturers, Xiaomi, to the list of alleged communist chinese military companies. The department of defense is working to counter the People’s Republic of China’s Military-Civil Fusion development strategy. This strategy supports the modernization of the People’s Liberation Army by allowing it access

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18 Jul 2018

Communist-run Cuba starts rolling out internet on mobile phones

Cuba has expanded internet access to a small number of mobile users ahead of a planned nationwide rollout by the end of the year, another step forward for the country’s slow efforts to open up. Cuba’s Communist government has a monopoly over telecoms and media, but analysts predict that this

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16 Jul 2018

Cuba’s new constitution will recognize private property

In a summary of the constitution draft experts expect will be passed this week, the Cuban government will officially recognize the right to own private property and some general free market principles. This may provide some limited possibilities for foreign investors, but the government has promised that it will maintain

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