Author: Vaishali Basu Sharma

State of the Sanctions War

Forty countries around the world, representing half of the global economy, have imposed far-reaching sanctions on Russia, but then again almost half of the world have not. Punitive sanctions against Russia have come in...

Comprehending China’s Influencer Strategies

In June this year, India’s Border Security Force (BSF) nabbed a Chinese intruder at the Malik Sultanpur outpost, when he was attempting to stealthily cross the international boundary between India-Bangladesh. Interestingly, he claimed that...

Global money laundering and the Chinese connection

Globally an increasing number of complex money laundering operations, that allow criminals to transfer large amounts of illegal cash are exposed to have a Chinese connection. As China’s economy becomes more globally connected, money...