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Volume VI, Issue 13: Thursday, 30th March, 2017

Gateway House Features

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This regional grouping of 10 nations, which observes its golden jubilee year in 2017, has come a long way from the Cold War era when it was founded, making a significant contribution to peace, security and prosperity. Now, its future prospects and “centrality” look uncertain amidst the region’s changing geopolitics
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By Rajiv Bhatia, Distinguished Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies, Gateway House

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Rise of China: part one
China has had a remarkable journey on the world stage. After a series of economic and political reforms more than thirty years ago, the country has since gone forth to dominate the geoeconomic playing field as a major investor around the world. This is the first in a two-part special on the Rise of China Tune in

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Nepal, currently one of the 21st century’s important locations in Asia, has to safeguard itself by its own initiative, not rely on guarantees from external actors. The authors, one of whom is a former minister of the country, suggest that a changed world order calls for more modern security forces and an independent defense policy
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By Madhukar SJB Rana, former finance minister, Nepal & Atul K Thakur, columnist, New Delhi

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China’s resurrection of the ancient Silk Road is ambitious, sprawling, hegemonic. Its pre-European origins, though, lay in a criss-crossing of nameless caravan routes on which Indian cotton was traded as vigorously as Chinese silk, tangible proof of the interdependence of two ancient civilisations over two millennia
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By Sifra Lentin, Adjunct Fellow, Bombay History Studies, Gateway House


Amar Bhattacharya, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution


Dr. Stormy Mildner, B20 Sherpa


Monica Bhatia, Head of Division, Center for Tax and Policy, OECD


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Gateway House Events

Amit at NZ

Amit Bhandari, Fellow, Energy and Environment Studies, Gateway House, was the International Keynote Speaker at the New Zealand Petroleum Conference, which is an annual event organized by the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ)
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On March 23, 2017, Gateway House hosted a meeting in collaboration with (IHEDN). Sameer Patil, Fellow & National Security Studies and Director, Centre for International Security and Sifra Lentin, Adjunct Fellow (Mumbai History) were the two Gateway House experts speaking during the meeting. The French delegation consisted of Yves Perrin, Consul General, Consulate of France, Nicolas-Dharma Gopala Krishnan, Deputy Consul General, Consulate of France and a group of French experts
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