Articles & Contributions from Members & Partners


Xi and Modi Trade Confrontation for Comity at Another Informal Summit

At their second informal summit in as many years, China’s Xi Jinping and India’s Narendra Modi, arguably the two most powerful leaders in Asia, eschewed confrontation for the sake of plodding along. While they hobnobbed in the seaside town of Mamallapuram in southern India earlier this month, they did little to resolve underlying border tensions…

5th Year Anniversary Celebrations

The Asia Scotland Institute works in close partnership with the Scottish Confucius Institute for Business and Communication. As the only business – focused Confucius Institute, in Scotland, there is an extensive programme of activities that provide opportunities for formal and informal learning. To mark the 5th year anniversary there are three Edinburgh based events in…

McKinsey Global Institute release ‘The Future Of Asia’

McKinsey Global Institute, supporter of the Asia Scotland Institute, have released a report entitled ‘The future of Asia: Asian flows and networks are defining the next phase of globalization”. The full 84-page report (PDF 2.61 MB) can be downloaded here. This new paper builds on the McKinsey Global Institute’s research on globalization in January 2019 by examining…

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