Denghua Zhang is a Research Fellow at the Department of Pacific Affairs at Australian National University. His research focuses on international relations, development studies, Pacific studies, Chinese foreign policy, and international aid.

Last Updated: November 26, 2019



What Does Beijing Want from the Pacific Islands?

J. Michael Cole, Michael S. Chase & more
In late September, Pacific Island countries the Solomon Islands and Kiribati switched their diplomatic allegiances from Taiwan to China. That month, a Beijing-based company signed a secretive deal granting it exclusive development rights for the...