Steve Tsang

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Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

chosun Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

polandsun Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

voanews Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The fact that Beijing has a problem with Hong Kong’s education system is confirmation that Britain did not leave behind a legacy of colonial education. Instead, it left behind a legacy of a liberal education, one that encourages free and critical thinking," External link

news-yahoo Friday, September 11, 2020 12:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The fact that Beijing has a problem with Hong Kong’s education system is confirmation that Britain did not leave behind a legacy of colonial education. Instead, it left behind a legacy of a liberal education, one that encourages free and critical thinking,” External link

latimes Friday, September 11, 2020 12:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The Australian government would be seeing that China has not been the benevolent friend it perhaps thought it was," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "Australia will have to work more closely with its allies - the UK, US and the EU - to take a coordinated approach with China and not just see it in bilateral terms," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The Australian government would be seeing that China has not been the benevolent friend it perhaps thought it was,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Australia will have to work more closely with its allies – the UK, US and the EU – to take a coordinated approach with China and not just see it in bilateral terms,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The Australian government would be seeing that China has not been the benevolent friend it perhaps thought it was,” External link

france24-en Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Australia will have to work more closely with its allies – the UK, US and the EU – to take a coordinated approach with China and not just see it in bilateral terms,” External link

france24-en Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang told : "We are seeing a Chinese government which is much more assertive if not outright aggressive in its approach, and that is changing opinions in Europe," External link

chosun Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Strictly speaking, it's all illegal," External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, August 26, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The scope of free media has been very slowly eroded and it gave Chinese propaganda machinery the scope to operate,” “Even very crude propaganda can be effective if it is reported often enough” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 20, 2020 8:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Within the next 20 years, they will have the ability to do so," External link

ibtimes-sg Saturday, August 15, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Hong Kong’s property tycoons are subject to the state-security law as much as anyone else,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He is loyal, and he does what the top asked to be done without hesitation and without mercy, which seems a very good qualification for the job,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If Beijing persists with its approach, the forming of a coalition in response to a perceived Chinese challenge will become much more likely," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, July 25, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents. The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, July 25, 2020 7:48:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

highlandstoday Saturday, July 25, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

fox59 Saturday, July 25, 2020 1:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “It wasn’t that long ago that Xi’s government was potentially facing a crisis of legitimacy because of the failure to contain COVID-19,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 24, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It wasn’t that long ago that Xi’s government was potentially facing a crisis of legitimacy because of the failure to contain COVID-19,” External link

latimes Friday, July 24, 2020 7:50:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

enterprisenews Friday, July 24, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

ohio Friday, July 24, 2020 6:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

telegram Friday, July 24, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

gainesville Friday, July 24, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang disse ( about Donald Trump ) : "Estamos a olhar para uma mudança estrutural no relacionamento, que continuará, mesmo que Trump não consiga um segundo mandato" External link

expresso Friday, July 24, 2020 6:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

krqe Friday, July 24, 2020 6:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

eagletribune Friday, July 24, 2020 5:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, July 24, 2020 4:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang disse ( about Donald Trump ) : "Estamos a olhar para uma mudança estrutural no relacionamento, que continuará, mesmo que Trump não consiga um segundo mandato" External link

portalangop Friday, July 24, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

wbtv Friday, July 24, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

wsfa Friday, July 24, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

ctvnews Friday, July 24, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

hjnews Friday, July 24, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

siouxcityjournal Friday, July 24, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

live5news Friday, July 24, 2020 12:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

kswo Friday, July 24, 2020 12:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

muscatinejournal Friday, July 24, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

eagletribune Friday, July 24, 2020 12:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

missoulian Friday, July 24, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

newindianexpress Friday, July 24, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

newschannel6now Friday, July 24, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

wcfcourier Friday, July 24, 2020 12:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

gazette Friday, July 24, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

washtimes Friday, July 24, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 24, 2020 11:43:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

ChinaPost Friday, July 24, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

680news Friday, July 24, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

ABCnews Friday, July 24, 2020 11:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

seattlepi Friday, July 24, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

timesdaily Friday, July 24, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 24, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, July 24, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

startribune Friday, July 24, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

msn-uk Friday, July 24, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

clickondetroit Friday, July 24, 2020 11:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

click2houston Friday, July 24, 2020 11:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, July 24, 2020 11:10:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "He knows that he's got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents," "The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party" External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, July 23, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "When you're running it as a strongman, you really cannot afford to show any signs of weakness," "And this is what we have with Xi Jinping" External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, July 23, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents,” “The enemies are within the top echelon in the CCP” External link

businessday Thursday, July 23, 2020 2:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents,” “The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 23, 2020 1:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “When you’re running it as a strongman, you really cannot afford to show any signs of weakness,” “And this is what we have with Xi Jinping” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 23, 2020 1:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents,” “The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party” External link

bloomberg Thursday, July 23, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “When you’re running it as a strongman, you really cannot afford to show any signs of weakness,” “And this is what we have with Xi Jinping” External link

bloomberg Thursday, July 23, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Pompeo’s sort of fulsome praise of how the British government has been working with the Americans is likely to make the Chinese response harder,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, July 21, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong has ) : "It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations," External link

BangkokPost Friday, July 17, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, July 16, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations," External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, July 16, 2020 1:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong has ) : "It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations," External link

ibtimes Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang told ( about Xi Jinping ) : "In Beijing's perspective, (President) Xi Jinping cannot be wrong. Xi Jinping can never admit he makes mistakes. And therefore, it's very unlikely that China will revise its policy towards either Hong Kong, or for that matter the U.K.," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about François Bissonnette ) : “It further confirms how we expect the Chinese government to behave in terms of international relationships,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 14, 2020 5:46:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about François Bissonnette ) : “It further confirms how we expect the Chinese government to behave in terms of international relationships,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 14, 2020 2:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party, they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, July 14, 2020 12:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, July 13, 2020 12:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party," External link

arkansasonline Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:13:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party,” External link

nytimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 5:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the UK and US are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, July 5, 2020 8:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

mizzima Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun,” External link

thenews-pk Saturday, July 4, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, July 4, 2020 12:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

BangkokPost Friday, July 3, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

digitaljournal Friday, July 3, 2020 2:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

yahoo-au Friday, July 3, 2020 1:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

ibtimes Friday, July 3, 2020 1:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

afp-en Friday, July 3, 2020 1:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

businessday Friday, July 3, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 8:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Beijing has to respond robustly because not doing so would make Xi [Jinping, China’s president] look weak domestically, and that is not an option,” External link

guardian Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:08:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

hjnews Thursday, July 2, 2020 5:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

gazette Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

seattlepi Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, July 2, 2020 3:48:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 1, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

philly Wednesday, July 1, 2020 4:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 1, 2020 4:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, July 1, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

ChinaPost Wednesday, July 1, 2020 1:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : "It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers," "Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU" External link

startribune Wednesday, July 1, 2020 1:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

washtimes Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

eagletribune Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

seattlepi Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

680news Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 1, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about British ) : "Implicit in the British plan is the possibility that Hong Kong could lose a very significant percentage of its talented people," "From the perspective of Beijing, they want Hong Kong to do well. They are not, however, prepared to pay any price to keep the talent in place in Hong Kong, particularly if those talents also happen to be 'troublemakers' for Beijing" External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, June 17, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang added : "Beijing believes that they have millions of very well-educated Chinese on the mainland with Western educations who are perfectly capable of backfilling people who leave Hong Kong and continue to make Hong Kong a success and be very loyal to the Communist Party," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, June 17, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “At the end of the day, there is a calculation, what are these foreigners really going to do?” External link

guardian Wednesday, June 17, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Implicit in the British plan is the possibility that Hong Kong could lose a very significant percentage of its talented people,” “From the perspective of Beijing, they want Hong Kong to do well. They are not, however, prepared to pay any price to keep the talent in place in Hong Kong, particularly if those talents also happen to be ‘troublemakers’ for Beijing” External link

voanews Tuesday, June 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang added ( about Hong Kong flag ) : “Beijing believes that they have millions of very well-educated Chinese on the mainland with Western educations who are perfectly capable of backfilling people who leave Hong Kong and continue to make Hong Kong a success and be very loyal to the Communist Party,” External link

voanews Tuesday, June 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, June 9, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Donald Trump ) : “It is also putting pressure on China in an election year: it is making Trump look good by taking a robust stance on China. The two are not mutually exclusive,” External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, June 3, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “it may be a lost cause, as [Chinese leader] Xi Jinping will do whatever he wants, and no country can stop him, as the idea of an international humanitarian intervention against the will of a major nuclear weapons state with a veto at the United Nations Security Council is fanciful,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, June 1, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “it may be a lost cause, as [Chinese leader] Xi Jinping will do whatever he wants, and no country can stop him, as the idea of an international humanitarian intervention against the will of a major nuclear weapons state with a veto at the United Nations Security Council is fanciful,” External link

telegraph Sunday, May 31, 2020 2:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “I suspect that the escalation will probably be contained,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “What you have is essentially two very nationalistic administrations under Xi and Modi,” “The Indians in particular are sensitive about the border with China, and the Chinese don’t take the Indians sufficiently seriously to give the Indians proper respect. So the base atmosphere is very bad for both sides” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 11:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “I suspect that the escalation will probably be contained,” External link

time Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “What you have is essentially two very nationalistic administrations under Xi and Modi,” “The Indians in particular are sensitive about the border with China, and the Chinese don’t take the Indians sufficiently seriously to give the Indians proper respect. So the base atmosphere is very bad for both sides” External link

time Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 27, 2020 12:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The aggressive propaganda and the ‘wolf-warrior diplomacy’ have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China’s policy,” External link

businessday Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The aggressive propaganda and the ‘wolf-warrior diplomacy’ have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China’s policy,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:08:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

economictimes Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

digitaljournal Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

pulse Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

afp-en Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

macaudailytimes Monday, May 25, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, May 24, 2020 8:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "It is the beginning of the end of Hong Kong as we know it," External link

independent-ie Sunday, May 24, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “In a situation where the countries that historically would speak up for Hong Kong are on their knees and are dependent on China for PPE, what better timing is there than that?” External link

guardian Friday, May 22, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi Jinping clearly understands that he was weakened by Covid-19, which is more reason why he needs to reassert his authority,” “If he can demonstrate resolve and ability to move in Hong Kong it shows he has not really lost that much control … and therefore [his] enemies within the party better watch out” External link

guardian Friday, May 22, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “We are going to see people going back in the streets in Hong Kong, both big demonstrations and smaller demonstrations – which will be met by police with full force – and violence re-erupting in Hong Kong,” “It’s going to be a very hot summer” External link

guardian Friday, May 22, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about British ) : “The British statement is pretty standard. But this is not a standard erosion of Hong Kong’s status,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, May 22, 2020 9:54:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

arkansasonline Friday, May 22, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 22, 2020 7:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 22, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

macaudailytimes Friday, May 22, 2020 3:43:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

nbcdfw Friday, May 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

wishtv Friday, May 22, 2020 1:06:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 22, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

illawarramercury Friday, May 22, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

nbcdfw Friday, May 22, 2020 11:07:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

portstephensexaminer Friday, May 22, 2020 11:03:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

theherald-au Friday, May 22, 2020 10:48:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

aap-au Friday, May 22, 2020 10:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

news18 Friday, May 22, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "A return of violent protests would be a further drag on the territory's creaking economy, prompting multinational companies to reconsider their presence and Washington to review its policy of granting Hong Kong more advantageous trade conditions than mainland China," External link

news18 Friday, May 22, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

bordermail Friday, May 22, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

news4jax Friday, May 22, 2020 10:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

9news Friday, May 22, 2020 10:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

actionnewsjax Friday, May 22, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 22, 2020 10:17:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

ChinaPost Friday, May 22, 2020 10:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

startribune Friday, May 22, 2020 10:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

ABCnews Friday, May 22, 2020 10:07:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, May 22, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

click2houston Friday, May 22, 2020 9:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

wftv Friday, May 22, 2020 9:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

clickondetroit Friday, May 22, 2020 9:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

680news Friday, May 22, 2020 9:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

wsoctv Friday, May 22, 2020 9:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 22, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

seattlepi Friday, May 22, 2020 9:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The significance of the NPC is that it is actually happening," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, May 22, 2020 3:43:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “They want to articulate confidence, whether they have it or not,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 21, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “This is an occasion when the Chinese leadership will underline how much China has managed to cope with COVID-19,” External link

modernghana Thursday, May 21, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “The BRI is a very expensive project,” External link

modernghana Thursday, May 21, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “They want to remind people in China, ‘Just think how lucky you are that you have Xi Jinping and the Communist Party governing you,’ ” External link

nytimes Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “This is an occasion when the Chinese leadership will underline how much China has managed to cope with COVID-19,” External link

rfi-en Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “The BRI is a very expensive project,” External link

rfi-en Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “does raise very serious questions as to whether the WHO has been exceptionally focused on accommodating the wishes of a particular member state, namely China,” External link

time Tuesday, May 19, 2020 5:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “does raise very serious questions as to whether the WHO has been exceptionally focused on accommodating the wishes of a particular member state, namely China,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "If Hong Kong people don't [behave], that provides an excuse for the party to take harder lines, including canceling the September elections. Xi may well think that Hong Kong is on its own and will have to comply," External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 24, 2020 7:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "COVID-19 has already cost China more than 3 percent of GDP and it has not brought about catastrophe. So, it is not unreasonable that Beijing feels that, if the worst comes to worst in Hong Kong, it would be a price China can pay," External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 24, 2020 7:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "If Hong Kong people don't [behave], that provides an excuse for the party to take harder lines, including canceling the September elections. Xi may well think that Hong Kong is on its own and will have to comply," External link

irishsun Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "COVID-19 has already cost China more than 3 percent of GDP and it has not brought about catastrophe. So, it is not unreasonable that Beijing feels that, if the worst comes to worst in Hong Kong, it would be a price China can pay," External link

irishsun Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “If Hong Kong people don’t [behave], that provides an excuse for the party to take harder lines, including canceling the September elections. Xi may well think that Hong Kong is on its own and will have to comply,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “COVID-19 has already cost China more than 3 percent of GDP and it has not brought about catastrophe. So, it is not unreasonable that Beijing feels that, if the worst comes to worst in Hong Kong, it would be a price China can pay,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “While China was brought on its knees by Covid-19, [president] Xi Jinping held back from implementing the hardline on Hong Kong, but now that China has come out of it while the western democracies are on their knees and dependent on China for personal protective equipment, what better time than now to take the offensive?” External link

guardian Wednesday, April 22, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The loss of 3% of GDP would be painful but not intolerable,” External link

guardian Wednesday, April 22, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "The new figures are still not credible," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, April 18, 2020 11:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "The new figures are still not credible," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, April 18, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “I thought the greatest success of the Chinese party-state was in getting the WHO to focus on the positive sides of China’s responses and ignore the negative sides of the responses,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, April 17, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang mentioned : "In terms of priority, controlling the narrative is more important than the public health or the economic fallout. It doesn't mean the economy and public health aren't important. But the narrative is paramount" External link

ibtimes-sg Sunday, April 12, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If these documents are authentic it would suggest the government really wants to control the narrative about the origins of Covid-19 very tightly,” External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, April 11, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Most people in most democracies do not know much about China, or of what their own governments and philanthropists had done in terms of offering medical supplies to China previously,” “And so many will be impressed by the apparent generosity” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, April 9, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “If the premier of China cannot believe in the official figures, I don’t see why I should believe in the official figures,” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, April 8, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “If the premier of China cannot believe in the official figures, I don't see why I should believe in the official figures,” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, April 7, 2020 11:06:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang stated : “the CCP always had a monopoly on truth and history in China, and now tries to deny that it originally hid the truth on the virus. CCP officers claim they are right even when it is obvious they are wrong” External link

asianage Monday, March 23, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, March 16, 2020 6:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfill the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

arabnews Monday, March 16, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

arabnews Monday, March 16, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

egyptindependent Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

egyptindependent Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

theCitizen Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

theCitizen Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

asiatimes Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

asiatimes Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

BangkokPost Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

BangkokPost Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

timesofindia Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

timesofindia Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

afp-english Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:52:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

afp-english Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:52:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

pulse Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

pulse Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

digitaljournal Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

digitaljournal Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

ibtimes Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

yahoo-au Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

yahoo-au Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 15, 2020 6:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 15, 2020 6:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jingping ) : “The changes Xi has made to the operation of the party-state have not strengthened its capacity to act in order to preempt a crisis. [Instead]it has made it easier for a crisis to emerge as it all depends on Xi understanding the situation properly and making the right call at critical moments,” External link

ibtimes Tuesday, March 10, 2020 11:45:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "We know the Chinese government censor both the traditional media and the social media very, very tightly," "And practically nothing that the Chinese government terms unacceptable will be allowed to stay for any period of time. So if something stays, it's because it has been allowed to stay" External link

nbcnews Friday, March 6, 2020 4:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “reduce the risk of anyone using either occasion to speak out of line. Xi’s move is an aggressive defensive act, and thus more pragmatic than desperate, though he must have felt a need to be defensive,” External link

time Monday, February 24, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "reduce the risk of anyone using either occasion to speak out of line. Xi's move is an aggressive defensive act, and thus more pragmatic than desperate, though he must have felt a need to be defensive," External link

startribune Monday, February 24, 2020 1:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "reduce the risk of anyone using either occasion to speak out of line. Xi’s move is an aggressive defensive act, and thus more pragmatic than desperate, though he must have felt a need to be defensive," External link

timescolonist Monday, February 24, 2020 1:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “By allowing some criticism and focusing on human stories, they are keeping people from discussing more systemic issues,” “Given the scale of the challenge, public sentiment could be much, much worse” External link

businessday Tuesday, February 18, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "They are managing the dissemination of information very, very carefully," External link

nbcnews Tuesday, February 18, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "This could pose a threat to Xi's image that he is always right and taking China to a better place," "But the situation has been so closely controlled that most people in China still do not see the bigger picture" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, February 18, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If Li Keqiang succeeds, then it will be all because of Xi Jinping," "If he has to fire Li Keqiang and use him as a scapegoat, things would have gone very, very badly wrong. Xi would much prefer to sacrifice local officials rather than a senior leader ... so the crisis cannot damage his own status and leadership" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, February 18, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Dream ) : "The China Dream is about making China great again" External link

irishsun Tuesday, February 18, 2020 3:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Dream ) : "The China Dream is about making China great again" External link

business-standard Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:11:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Dream ) : "The China Dream is about making China great again," External link

business-standard Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:11:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “There is a recognition that the central government and the top leadership needs to be seen as doing something more proactive than simply pinning the blame on Hubei and Wuhan governments,” External link

nytimes Monday, February 17, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

albawaba-en Monday, February 17, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

arabnews Monday, February 17, 2020 5:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "They are managing the dissemination of information very, very carefully," External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 17, 2020 4:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "This could pose a threat to Xi's image that he is always right and taking China to a better place," "But the situation has been so closely controlled that most people in China still do not see the bigger picture" External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 17, 2020 4:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If Li Keqiang succeeds, then it will be all because of Xi Jinping," "If he has to fire Li Keqiang and use him as a scapegoat, things would have gone very, very badly wrong. Xi would much prefer to sacrifice local officials rather than a senior leader ... so the crisis cannot damage his own status and leadership" External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 17, 2020 4:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

ChinaPost Sunday, February 16, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

brownsvilleherald Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

680news Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

gazette Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

eagletribune Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

wral Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

news4jax Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:12:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

wivb Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:07:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

ABCnews Sunday, February 16, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

clickondetroit Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:58:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

mynews13 Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased,” External link

click2houston Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If the economy really gets into a tailspin, the challenge for the party will be substantially increased," External link

startribune Sunday, February 16, 2020 5:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "They are managing the dissemination of information very, very carefully," External link

nbcnews Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "This could pose a threat to Xi's image that he is always right and taking China to a better place," "But the situation has been so closely controlled that most people in China still do not see the bigger picture" External link

nbcnews Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If Li Keqiang succeeds, then it will be all because of Xi Jinping," "If he has to fire Li Keqiang and use him as a scapegoat, things would have gone very, very badly wrong. Xi would much prefer to sacrifice local officials rather than a senior leader ... so the crisis cannot damage his own status and leadership" External link

nbcnews Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "They are managing the dissemination of information very, very carefully," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "This could pose a threat to Xi's image that he is always right and taking China to a better place," "But the situation has been so closely controlled that most people in China still do not see the bigger picture" External link

news-yahoo Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If Li Keqiang succeeds, then it will be all because of Xi Jinping," "If he has to fire Li Keqiang and use him as a scapegoat, things would have gone very, very badly wrong. Xi would much prefer to sacrifice local officials rather than a senior leader ... so the crisis cannot damage his own status and leadership" External link

news-yahoo Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang tells : “A very high percentage of the five million would have been migrant workers who returned to their villages, where medical facilities and transport links are so poor that many could not have received the necessary medical attention and tests should they contracted the virus,” External link

time Thursday, February 13, 2020 4:37:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

mmtimes Thursday, February 13, 2020 12:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

mmtimes Thursday, February 13, 2020 12:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang řekl : "Deset dní je velmi dlouhá doba, když se na to díváte z hlediska zdravotní krize, jako je tato," "Ale nová nemocnice postavená od základů - to je světový rekord" External link

ceskenoviny-en Thursday, February 13, 2020 11:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang dodal : "Mohlo to tím skončit nebo také ne," "Ale protože by se tím zastavil rozvoj koronaviru, nebylo by, co ukázat. Rozdrtili by potenciální hrozbu, která možná ani neexistovala" External link

ceskenoviny-en Thursday, February 13, 2020 11:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, February 13, 2020 4:33:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, February 13, 2020 4:33:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

cknw Wednesday, February 12, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

cknw Wednesday, February 12, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, February 12, 2020 4:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, February 12, 2020 4:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, February 12, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don't care how it affects people," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, February 12, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don't care how it affects people," External link

business-standard Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "In the long term, I think it will damage him," External link

economictimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 11:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don't care how it affects people," External link

economictimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 11:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

hjnews Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

hjnews Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

brownsvilleherald Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

brownsvilleherald Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

eagletribune Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:10:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

eagletribune Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:10:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

clickondetroit Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

clickondetroit Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

news4jax Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

news4jax Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

click2houston Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

680news Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people,” External link

680news Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “In the long term, I think it will damage him,” External link

japantoday Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don’t care how it affects people," External link

japantoday Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "In the long term, I think it will damage him," External link

startribune Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:12:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "without presenting an image that they don't care how it affects people," External link

startribune Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:12:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "You can't have him as the undisputed, unchallenged leader of China on one hand, and then say that in his watch, under his charge, the virus is being handled badly and it's got nothing to do with him," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, February 7, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "You can't have him as the undisputed, unchallenged leader of China on one hand, and then say that in his watch, under his charge, the virus is being handled badly and it's got nothing to do with him," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, February 7, 2020 4:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “Xi Jinping is fundamentally a Han chauvinist with a ‘historic mission’ to make China, Han China, great again,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, February 6, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "President Xi Jinping pays a lot more attention to the international image of China than his predecessors, and he has concentrated much more power than his predecessors," "Therefore anything that could potentially have a negative impact on the international image of China becomes sensitive" External link

news-lk Sunday, February 2, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That machinery is going into overdrive right now to protect [Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s] reputation,” External link

nypost Friday, January 31, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That machinery is going into overdrive right now to protect [Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s] reputation,” External link

vanguardngr Friday, January 31, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That machinery is going into overdrive right now to protect [Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s] reputation,” External link

nypost Friday, January 31, 2020 2:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Digital technology is being upgraded regularly, and a level of risk with present-day technology that is manageable today may or may not be so four or five years down the line,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, January 29, 2020 4:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The minute Xi Jinping said something, things were put into overdrive. That’s what people in China will be seeing and a lot will be made out of that. This ignores the reality that the system put in place by Jinping is significantly responsible for the crisis arising at the very start,” External link

newstatesman Monday, January 27, 2020 8:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "President Xi Jinping pays a lot more attention to the international image of China than his predecessors, and he has concentrated much more power than his predecessors," "Therefore anything that could potentially have a negative impact on the international image of China becomes sensitive" External link

bbc Friday, January 24, 2020 5:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Who would dare to take on this responsibility without knowing whatever action to be taken would enjoy Xi's blessings? So, I can't say I was surprised by the basically passive responses until Xi came out ordering a robust response," External link

koreatimes Wednesday, January 22, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “need to wear their loyalty to Beijing on their sleeves ... or else,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, January 16, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be very surprised if Lam’s warning would be heeded in Hong Kong,” “Instead, it may well get the hardcore of the protesters annoyed” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, January 16, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "need to wear their loyalty to Beijing on their sleeves or else," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 16, 2020 4:51:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be very surprised if Lam's warning would be heeded in Hong Kong," "Instead it may well get the hardcore of the protesters annoyed" External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 16, 2020 4:51:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "It is a bipartisan shift in how the US views its relationship with China, it is going to survive Donald Trump," "The specifics of the trade war is a very Trumpian thing but the structural shift is not" External link

dw-en Wednesday, January 15, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "It is a bipartisan shift in how the US views its relationship with China, it is going to survive Donald Trump," "The specifics of the trade war is a very Trumpian thing but the structural shift is not" External link

deutschewelle-en Wednesday, January 15, 2020 10:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 1, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, December 21, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

hjnews Saturday, December 21, 2019 12:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

brownsvilleherald Saturday, December 21, 2019 12:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

clickondetroit Friday, December 20, 2019 11:54:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

dailyjournal Friday, December 20, 2019 11:53:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

ABCnews Friday, December 20, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China," External link

startribune Friday, December 20, 2019 11:48:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

seattlepi Friday, December 20, 2019 11:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

mynews13 Friday, December 20, 2019 11:37:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

tribtown Friday, December 20, 2019 11:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China ,” External link

washtimes Friday, December 20, 2019 11:13:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

news4jax Friday, December 20, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

therepublic Friday, December 20, 2019 10:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “we have seen a change in how the rest of the world sees China,” External link

click2houston Friday, December 20, 2019 10:34:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The Chinese opened up Macau to big American gaming industries and turned Macau into a global gaming centre internationally and expanded the economy phenomenally," External link

bbc Friday, December 20, 2019 7:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong Macau ) : “The messaging is clear to Hong Kong and the rest of the world, but primarily to Hong Kong -- there is a way out, there is an easy and good way out, and it’s called Macau,” External link

business-standard Thursday, December 19, 2019 9:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong Macau ) : “The messaging is clear to Hong Kong and the rest of the world, but primarily to Hong Kong – there is a way out, there is an easy and good way out, and it’s called Macau,” External link

macaudailytimes Thursday, December 19, 2019 5:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong Macau ) : “The messaging is clear to Hong Kong and the rest of the world, but primarily to Hong Kong there is a way out, there is an easy and good way out, and it’s called Macau,” External link

time Wednesday, December 18, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang juge : «Il peut aussi s'avérer utile si la Chine décide un jour d'utiliser la force contre Taïwan» External link

lesoirdalgerie Wednesday, December 18, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

kualalumpurtimes Wednesday, December 18, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

manilametro Wednesday, December 18, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong Macau ) : “The messaging is clear to Hong Kong and the rest of the world, but primarily to Hong Kong -- there is a way out, there is an easy and good way out, and it’s called Macau,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, December 18, 2019 5:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

chosun Wednesday, December 18, 2019 3:12:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong Macau ) : “The messaging is clear to Hong Kong and the rest of the world, but primarily to Hong Kong -- there is a way out, there is an easy and good way out, and it’s called Macau,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, December 18, 2019 2:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang diz ( about Mar da China ) : “Também pode ser útil se um dia a China decidir usar sua força contra Taiwan” External link

istoe Tuesday, December 17, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang diz ( about Mar da China ) : "Também pode ser útil se um dia a China decidir usar sua força contra Taiwan" External link

em Tuesday, December 17, 2019 8:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang diz ( about Mar da China ) : "Também pode ser útil se um dia a China decidir usar sua força contra Taiwan" External link

uol Tuesday, December 17, 2019 8:27:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang juge : "Il peut aussi s'avérer utile si la Chine décide un jour d'utiliser la force contre Taïwan" External link

capital-FR Tuesday, December 17, 2019 6:34:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang juge : «Il peut aussi s'avérer utile si la Chine décide un jour d'utiliser la force contre Taïwan» External link

la-croix Tuesday, December 17, 2019 6:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

polandsun Tuesday, December 17, 2019 5:52:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

irishsun Tuesday, December 17, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan’s defenders," External link

digitaljournal Tuesday, December 17, 2019 5:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang juge : "Il peut aussi s'avérer utile si la Chine décide un jour d'utiliser la force contre Taïwan" External link

tv5 Tuesday, December 17, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang juge : "Il peut aussi s'avérer utile si la Chine décide un jour d'utiliser la force contre Taïwan" External link

LePoint Tuesday, December 17, 2019 5:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, December 17, 2019 5:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

voanews Tuesday, December 17, 2019 4:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan's defenders," External link

voanews-sw Tuesday, December 17, 2019 4:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan’s defenders," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, December 17, 2019 4:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan’s defenders,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, December 17, 2019 4:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "With several Chinese carriers, the east coast of Taiwan may no longer be safe for Taiwan’s defenders," External link

pulse Tuesday, December 17, 2019 4:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "On the current trajectory, another confrontation is inevitable," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 15, 2019 4:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Han Chinese ) : "Xinjiang was gradually being transformed into a kind of a police state … It's absolutely alright for them to be Uighurs if they'd simply eat pork and drink alcohol. And preferably even smoke cigarettes like good Han Chinese citizens always do," External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, December 10, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Han Chinese ) : "Xinjiang was gradually being transformed into a kind of a police state … It's absolutely alright for them to be Uighurs if they'd simply eat pork and drink alcohol. And preferably even smoke cigarettes like good Han Chinese citizens always do," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, December 5, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Beijing will make a lot of noises but they can’t afford to do much,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, December 3, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about François Bissonnette ) : "As the Chinese would say, it's lots of thunder and not much rain," External link

4-traders Tuesday, December 3, 2019 8:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, December 2, 2019 12:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Beijing will make a lot of noises but they can't afford to do much," External link

startribune Friday, November 29, 2019 2:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Beijing will make a lot of noises but they can’t afford to do much,” External link

nytimes Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, November 27, 2019 5:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, November 26, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "An overwhelming majority of voters have sent a clear signal: they want their Hong Kong back," "It's now time for the government in Hong Kong to hear what people have said and use this electoral result and the way this election has happened as a basis to work for a political solution" External link

beaumontenterprise Monday, November 25, 2019 3:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “An overwhelming majority of voters have sent a clear signal: they want their Hong Kong back,” “It’s now time for the government in Hong Kong to hear what people have said and use this electoral result and the way this election has happened as a basis to work for a political solution” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 25, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “An overwhelming majority of voters have sent a clear signal: they want their Hong Kong back,” “It’s now time for the government in Hong Kong to hear what people have said and use this electoral result and the way this election has happened as a basis to work for a political solution” External link

msn-uk Monday, November 25, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “An overwhelming majority of voters have sent a clear signal: they want their Hong Kong back,” “It’s now time for the government in Hong Kong to hear what people have said and use this electoral result and the way this election has happened as a basis to work for a political solution” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, November 25, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “An overwhelming majority of voters have sent a clear signal: they want their Hong Kong back,” “It’s now time for the government in Hong Kong to hear what people have said and use this electoral result and the way this election has happened as a basis to work for a political solution” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 25, 2019 4:59:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, November 22, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang wrote ( about China Institute ) : "The United States and other democracies proactively supported this for decades, believing that helping China to develop would create a powerful middle class there, and nudge China towards democratization," External link

CBC Friday, November 22, 2019 12:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, November 21, 2019 4:18:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, November 20, 2019 7:50:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “Xi Jinping sees himself as somebody comparable to at least Deng Xiaoping and to Mao Zedong, but not really to the likes of either Jiang Zemin or Hu Jintao,” External link

modernghana Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The timing of the Fourth Plenum itself is not exceptional,” External link

modernghana Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “It means that the Chinese government is determined to persist in a policy which may well end up with a tragedy in Hong Kong,” External link

modernghana Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “managed to consolidate his power. And yet, two years on, he is still consolidating more of his power. It really makes you wonder: will he ever stop?” External link

modernghana Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “Xi Jinping sees himself as somebody comparable to at least Deng Xiaoping and to Mao Zedong, but not really to the likes of either Jiang Zemin or Hu Jintao,” External link

rfi-en Friday, November 1, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The timing of the Fourth Plenum itself is not exceptional,” External link

rfi-en Friday, November 1, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “It means that the Chinese government is determined to persist in a policy which may well end up with a tragedy in Hong Kong,” External link

rfi-en Friday, November 1, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “managed to consolidate his power. And yet, two years on, he is still consolidating more of his power. It really makes you wonder: will he ever stop?” External link

rfi-en Friday, November 1, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang added : “There is no compelling reason why this practice must be continued,” External link

timeshighereducation Friday, October 25, 2019 12:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Universities with collaborations with Hong Kong institutions are unlikely to make major changes at the moment. But if the situation in Hong Kong continues and deteriorates, partner universities elsewhere will have to review some of the practical arrangements,” “We in universities have a duty of care to our students, and we would prefer not to send our students in harm’s way. But the situation in Hong Kong has not reached such a point – at least in my view” External link

timeshighereducation Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi Jinping is like a hammer. If you are a hammer, everything is a nail," "He doesn't negotiate with people whom he sees as challenging his authority" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi Jinping is like a hammer. If you are a hammer, everything is a nail," "He doesn't negotiate with people whom he sees as challenging his authority" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, October 1, 2019 3:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi Jinping is like a hammer. If you are a hammer, everything is a nail," "He doesn't negotiate with people whom he sees as challenging his authority" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi Jinping is like a hammer. If you are a hammer, everything is a nail," "He doesn't negotiate with people whom he sees as challenging his authority" External link

nbcnews Tuesday, October 1, 2019 2:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Perhaps the explanation is that Huawei recognises that it is unlikely to be able to bypass the efforts the Trump administration is putting into minimising its scope to operate in North America, Western Europe and Australasia," External link

tert Friday, September 13, 2019 11:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Perhaps the explanation is that Huawei recognises that it is unlikely to be able to bypass the efforts the Trump administration is putting into minimising its scope to operate in North America, Western Europe and Australasia," External link

bbc Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:08:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Genuine democracy in Hong Kong is not on the agenda, and will not be on the agenda,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, September 5, 2019 1:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Genuine democracy in Hong Kong is not on the agenda, and will not be on the agenda,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Genuine democracy in Hong Kong is not on the agenda, and will not be on the agenda,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 6:46:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, September 2, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “None of the challenges has ‘blown up’ sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, September 2, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The ordinance is not an across-the-board declaration of martial law; it’s piecemeal, as required, but with very sweeping powers,” External link

msn-uk Monday, September 2, 2019 3:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang added : “The PAP are trained to beat people, not to crush them with tanks,” “But it will be a painful messy process that will provoke stronger international responses than I think Beijing is calculating at the moment” External link

msn-uk Monday, September 2, 2019 3:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I think it's a pretty naked threat," "The Chinese government has a longstanding record of making clear threats before it deploys forces. The Chinese government is ultimately prepared to use security forces to sort out Hong Kong" External link

aljazeera-en Saturday, August 31, 2019 11:18:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang told : "I think it's a pretty naked threat," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, August 30, 2019 4:34:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China,” External link

independent-UG Monday, August 19, 2019 12:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “None of the challenges has ‘blown up’ sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge,” External link

independent-UG Monday, August 19, 2019 12:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:37:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China,” External link

manilastandardtoday Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “None of the challenges has ‘blown up’ sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge,” External link

manilastandardtoday Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 18, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "None of the challenges has 'blown up' sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge," External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 18, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

asianage Sunday, August 18, 2019 11:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "None of the challenges has 'blown up' sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge," External link

asianage Sunday, August 18, 2019 11:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

BangkokPost Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "None of the challenges has 'blown up' sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge," External link

BangkokPost Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “None of the challenges has ‘blown up’ sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

digitaljournal Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China,” External link

themalaymailonline Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “None of the challenges has ‘blown up’ sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge,” External link

themalaymailonline Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

pulse Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "None of the challenges has 'blown up' sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge," External link

pulse Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

yahoo-au Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "None of the challenges has 'blown up' sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge," External link

yahoo-au Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

afp-english Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi largely created the problems that are now major challenges for him and for China," External link

afp-en Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "None of the challenges has 'blown up' sufficiently for anyone within the top leadership to openly challenge him. As long as they stay in the shadow, Xi remains in charge," External link

afp-en Sunday, August 18, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Beijing calculates that its economic clout, 'cravenness' of multi-nationals, and the inability of the Trump Administration to lead the rest of the world means the economic consequences would be manageable," External link

dw-en Friday, August 16, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Hence, I think we are now in dangerous territory, and protesters in Hong Kong should declare a victory and go home and prepare to fight another day," External link

dw-en Friday, August 16, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "Frankly, if Xi sees events in Hong Kong having a significant negative impact on his control over the People’s Republic of China as a whole, even if he calculates the economic consequences correctly, he will still prioritise his own position over the economic consequences," External link

dw-en Friday, August 16, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Beijing calculates that its economic clout, 'cravenness' of multi-nationals, and the inability of the Trump Administration to lead the rest of the world means the economic consequences would be manageable," External link

deutschewelle-en Friday, August 16, 2019 2:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Hence, I think we are now in dangerous territory, and protesters in Hong Kong should declare a victory and go home and prepare to fight another day," External link

deutschewelle-en Friday, August 16, 2019 2:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "Frankly, if Xi sees events in Hong Kong having a significant negative impact on his control over the People’s Republic of China as a whole, even if he calculates the economic consequences correctly, he will still prioritise his own position over the economic consequences," External link

deutschewelle-en Friday, August 16, 2019 2:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s pretty much the nuclear option against Hong Kong,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It is all speculation but if they send in troops it could all be over in 24 hours, but it may not, there may be pockets of resistance that keep going,” “A lot will depend on how much violence Chinese troops use in Hong Kong and that we don’t know” External link

france24-en Wednesday, August 14, 2019 7:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "would be a major threshold for Beijing to cross," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Communist Party does not forget, and it does not forgive,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Communist Party does not forget, and it does not forgive,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Communist Party does not forget, and it does not forgive,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:18:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Communist Party does not forget, and it does not forgive,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, August 13, 2019 2:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

pattayatoday Monday, August 12, 2019 2:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

pattayatoday Monday, August 12, 2019 2:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That is exactly what they would call the United Front approach. We would call it divide and rule,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, August 11, 2019 8:08:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang told ( about Hong Kongers ) : “They want to isolate the protesters from the bulk of the Hong Kong population and say, ‘This is all about foreign interference,’” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, August 11, 2019 8:08:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

manilatimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

manilatimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

gainesville Saturday, August 10, 2019 1:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

gainesville Saturday, August 10, 2019 1:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That is exactly what they would call the United Front approach. We would call it divide and rule,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, August 10, 2019 11:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

polandsun Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

polandsun Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

irishsun Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

irishsun Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

therepublic Saturday, August 10, 2019 8:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

therepublic Saturday, August 10, 2019 8:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

firstpost Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:49:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

firstpost Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:49:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

voanews-sw Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

voanews-sw Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

voanews Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:36:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

voanews Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:36:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

680news Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

680news Saturday, August 10, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

cknw Saturday, August 10, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

cknw Saturday, August 10, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, August 10, 2019 5:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, August 10, 2019 5:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

globalnews Saturday, August 10, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

globalnews Saturday, August 10, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

seattletimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 5:11:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

seattletimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 5:11:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

washtimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:55:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

washtimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:55:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

philly Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

philly Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : ''Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,'' External link

koreatimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : ''isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,'' External link

koreatimes Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

tribtown Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

tribtown Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

wsoctv Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

wsoctv Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

ABCnews Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

ABCnews Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

wftv Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

wftv Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

beaumontenterprise Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

beaumontenterprise Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

fox13memphis Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

fox13memphis Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

seattlepi Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

seattlepi Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

startribune Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

startribune Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

kiro7 Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

kiro7 Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can't allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown," External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out," External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

680news Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

680news Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “Hong Kong poses a serious problem for the Chinese government. It can’t allow the protesters to challenge its authority or deface symbols of its authority unpunished but it also does not want to attempt a military crackdown,” External link

dailyjournal Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “isolate and undermine the protesters so the movement in Hong Kong fizzles out,” External link

dailyjournal Saturday, August 10, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That is exactly what they would call the United Front approach. We would call it divide and rule,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, August 9, 2019 10:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That is exactly what they would call the United Front approach. We would call it divide and rule,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, August 9, 2019 2:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "a significant escalation on the part of the Chinese government" External link

dhakatribune Saturday, July 13, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "a significant escalation on the part of the Chinese government" External link

news-yahoo Saturday, July 13, 2019 1:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "a significant escalation on the part of the Chinese government" External link

afp-en Saturday, July 13, 2019 8:01:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "a significant escalation on the part of the Chinese government" External link

thenews-pk Saturday, July 13, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "a significant escalation on the part of the Chinese government" External link

news-yahoo Saturday, July 13, 2019 12:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "a significant escalation on the part of the Chinese government" External link

newindianexpress Friday, July 12, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “Gou knows how to run Foxconn and make lots of money,” External link

time Thursday, July 11, 2019 5:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "It does show how thoughtless and nonstrategic the protesters are in what they are doing," External link

nzherald Friday, July 5, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The key issue here really is not about our [Britain's] obligations to Hong Kong," "It's also about how China deals with international agreements" External link

globalsecurity Thursday, July 4, 2019 7:33:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The key issue here really is not about our [Britain's] obligations to Hong Kong," "It's also about how China deals with international agreements" External link

polandsun Thursday, July 4, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The key issue here really is not about our [Britain's] obligations to Hong Kong," "It's also about how China deals with international agreements" External link

irishsun Thursday, July 4, 2019 12:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It does show how thoughtless and nonstrategic the protesters are in what they are doing,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 4, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "It does show how thoughtless and non-strategic the protesters are in what they are doing," External link

Stuff Wednesday, July 3, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It does show how thoughtless and nonstrategic the protesters are in what they are doing,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 3, 2019 6:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It does show how thoughtless and nonstrategic the protesters are in what they are doing,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “What happened would have truly alarmed them,” “This will be seen as a major escalation, I can see Beijing triggering plan B, taking control in Hong Kong and using Lam as a puppet. A more liberal response is not in the genetic pool of the CCP” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, July 3, 2019 3:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It does show how thoughtless and nonstrategic the protesters are in what they are doing,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 3, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It is going to get Beijing very, very concerned,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 3, 2019 1:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It is going to get Beijing very, very concerned,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, July 2, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It is going to get Beijing very, very concerned,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, July 2, 2019 7:53:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s a matter of a raw nerve having been touched for both the political groups and parties, as well as for the general public, so people came out,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 2, 2019 7:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “What happened yesterday would have truly alarmed them,” “This will be seen as a major escalation, I can see Beijing triggering Plan B, taking control in Hong Kong and using Lam as a puppet. A more liberal response is not in the genetic pool of the CCP” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, July 2, 2019 6:50:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Hong Kong police is still one of the most effective and efficient police forces in the world and it is perfectly capable of dealing with the situation,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:37:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Xi’s meeting with Trump was an enormous deterrence against allowing things to get really ugly in Hong Kong, and with that having now been removed, the risk of Beijing allowing more drastic actions taken is significantly higher,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:37:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It is going to get Beijing very, very concerned,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, July 2, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s a matter of a raw nerve having been touched for both the political groups and parties, as well as for the general public, so people came out,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 2, 2019 6:08:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Hong Kong police is still one of the most effective and efficient police forces in the world and it is perfectly capable of dealing with the situation,” External link

telegraph Monday, July 1, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Xi’s meeting with Trump was an enormous deterrence against allowing things to get really ugly in Hong Kong, and with that having now been removed, the risk of Beijing allowing more drastic actions taken is significantly higher,” External link

telegraph Monday, July 1, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The most significant area of erosion is the promise that 20 years after 1997, Hong Kong should be able to choose its own chief executive through a direct election,” External link

nytimes Monday, July 1, 2019 4:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The most significant area of erosion is the promise that 20 years after 1997, Hong Kong should be able to choose its own chief executive through a direct election,” External link

msn-uk Monday, July 1, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The most significant area of erosion is the promise that 20 years after 1997, Hong Kong should be able to choose its own chief executive through a direct election,” External link

nytimes Monday, July 1, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The most significant area of erosion is the promise that 20 years after 1997, Hong Kong should be able to choose its own chief executive through a direct election,” External link

expressindia Monday, July 1, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The most significant area of erosion is the promise that 20 years after 1997, Hong Kong should be able to choose its own chief executive through a direct election,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, July 1, 2019 6:08:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi Jinping will increase party control wherever he can,” External link

time Thursday, June 20, 2019 7:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Carrie Lam ) : "I think Carrie Lam's days are numbered ... Beijing cannot afford to sack her right away because that would be an indication of weakness. They would have to allow for a bit of decent interlude," External link

cnbc Monday, June 17, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials,” External link

gulf-times Monday, June 17, 2019 12:55:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials," External link

trust2 Sunday, June 16, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, June 16, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials," External link

ibtimes-sg Sunday, June 16, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials,” External link

themalaymailonline Sunday, June 16, 2019 3:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi is not a leader who tolerates failures of officials," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s pretty much the nuclear option against Hong Kong -- it would be the first nail in the coffin,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If anything there is a higher than even risk that Xi Jinping will see this as a challenge to his authority and will push the government in Hong Kong even harder to get this legislated,” “Such an outcome would be very disturbing and likely to result in some activists in Hong Kong persisting and even seeking to escalate. I hope wiser heads will prevail in the governments of Hong Kong and China” External link

mycentraloregon Tuesday, June 11, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "Some very specific not-in-my-backyard-type protests have resulted in concessions by the authorities," External link

bbc Tuesday, June 11, 2019 3:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "it's a question of whether any of the middle-of-the ground political parties decide to switch sides," External link

bbc Tuesday, June 11, 2019 3:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "Some very specific not-in-my-backyard-type protests have resulted in concessions by the authorities," External link

bbc Monday, June 10, 2019 4:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "it's a question of whether any of the middle-of-the ground political parties decide to switch sides," External link

bbc Monday, June 10, 2019 4:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Somebody really needs to give President Xi a bit of a history lesson," "Using the Long March is a very unfortunate way to inspire the country. The Long March was full of enormous mistakes that nearly killed the Communist Party off" External link

CBC Monday, May 27, 2019 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If the trade war gets entrenched, the party will not be able to deliver their side of the bargain in the social contract put in place since the end of the Tiananmen massacre," External link

CBC Monday, May 27, 2019 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "The advantage that Xi Jinping has — that he doesn't have to deal with the electoral cycle — becomes pretty much irrelevant because the party has to continue to deliver the goods to the people in China and the companies in China," External link

CBC Monday, May 27, 2019 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Being able to make it in Europe means that it is a lot easier for Huawei to make it in the rest of the world,” “Success in Europe is significant for Huawei, both in terms of revenue and in terms of future growth” External link

business-standard Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Being able to make it in Europe means that it is a lot easier for Huawei to make it in the rest of the world,” “Success in Europe is significant for Huawei, both in terms of revenue and in terms of future growth” External link

expressindia Friday, May 24, 2019 5:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Being able to make it in Europe means that it is a lot easier for Huawei to make it in the rest of the world,” “Success in Europe is significant for Huawei, both in terms of revenue and in terms of future growth” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, May 24, 2019 10:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Being able to make it in Europe means that it is a lot easier for Huawei to make it in the rest of the world,” “Success in Europe is significant for Huawei, both in terms of revenue and in terms of future growth” External link

nytimes Friday, May 24, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “It was not a Han-centric, inward-looking time. The Tang royal family was part Han and part Turkic, and its court was home to many non-Han generals and ministers. It was not like the [People’s Republic of China]. It was one of the most, if not the most, open and outward-looking empires of the medieval world,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 22, 2019 8:22:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "As supreme leader in China, Xi cannot appear weak," External link

4-traders Tuesday, May 14, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi Jinping is not a forgiving man, so I think we can see that Xi Jinping will take a more robust stance against the U.S. if and when he feels that the Chinese government is able to do so successfully,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, May 11, 2019 3:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Xi Jinping is not a forgiving man so I think we can see that Xi Jinping will take a more robust stance against the U.S. if and when he feels that the Chinese government is able to do so successfully," External link

miamiherald Friday, May 10, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "In 1949, Shanghai was still a richer city than Hong Kong. In 1949, any coastal province was richer and more developed than Taiwan. In 1979, Hong Kong and Taiwan were way, way ahead," External link

clickondetroit Saturday, April 20, 2019 5:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “an extension of the party state” External link

economist Thursday, April 11, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I don't think they have learned the important lessons," "What they have learned are the superficial ones" External link

arkansasonline Sunday, April 7, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I don't think they have learned the important lessons," "What they have learned are the superficial ones" External link

seattlepi Friday, April 5, 2019 5:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I don’t think they have learned the important lessons,” “What they have learned are the superficial ones” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, April 4, 2019 10:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I don't think they have learned the important lessons," "What they have learned are the superficial ones" External link

fox13memphis Thursday, April 4, 2019 8:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I don’t think they have learned the important lessons,” “What they have learned are the superficial ones” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, April 4, 2019 1:45:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I don't think they have learned the important lessons," "What they have learned are the superficial ones" External link

startribune Thursday, April 4, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I don't think they have learned the important lessons," "What they have learned are the superficial ones" External link

miamiherald Thursday, April 4, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang juge : «Mais ils n’ont pas le même poids symbolique que l’Italie» External link

letemps Thursday, March 21, 2019 11:55:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang souligne ( about Michele Geraci ) : «Sa politique envers la Chine est l’œuvre d’un seul homme, Michele Geraci, un académicien connu pour ses positions pro-Pékin» External link

letemps Thursday, March 21, 2019 11:55:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Clearly [Chinese President] Xi Jinping is under pressure and precisely because he's under pressure, feeling slightly vulnerable, not terribly but slightly vulnerable. He's just not going to allow anybody to say anything and who's going to take the risk?" External link

globalsecurity Saturday, March 16, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "That may well be what they [the Chinese] intend to do. But the Americans are not interested in them passing a law, the Americans are interested in the implementation of it," External link

globalsecurity Saturday, March 16, 2019 9:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Clearly [Chinese President] Xi Jinping is under pressure and precisely because he’s under pressure, feeling slightly vulnerable, not terribly but slightly vulnerable. He’s just not going to allow anybody to say anything and who’s going to take the risk?” External link

voanews Friday, March 15, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “That may well be what they [the Chinese] intend to do. But the Americans are not interested in them passing a law, the Americans are interested in the implementation of it,” External link

voanews Friday, March 15, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Li Rui ) : "The single most important thing that Li Rui had, was the patronage that he gave to the magazine Yanhuang Chunqiu," "It does still exist, but it's been completely changed it terms of management and focus. It's practically a different magazine" External link

bbc Saturday, February 16, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "He was among the last of that generation of idealists who joined the Communist Party at the beginning, and who tried to hold the Communist Party to the rhetoric [they heard] when they were being recruited," "There is probably nobody else who will hold the party now to what the party had originally said it was meant to do" External link

bbc Saturday, February 16, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “From what we know, it would appear that the two chief negotiators on the part of the US and of China did not manage to get any kind of breakthrough,” External link

modernghana Saturday, February 2, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “From what we know, it would appear that the two chief negotiators on the part of the US and of China did not manage to get any kind of breakthrough,” External link

rfi-en Friday, February 1, 2019 9:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Whether we end up in a new Cold War with China or not is not something universities should take the lead on,” External link

timeshighereducation Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang explained : “that is used only to abuse human rights” External link

timeshighereducation Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “What universities must make clear is that we must and will uphold a high standard in research ethics, which includes making sure the innovations and inventions we develop are not used to abuse human rights,” “This should not be a Huawei-specific policy, but a general one,” External link

timeshighereducation Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “that the letter is being noted and is causing discomfort in Beijing,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, January 22, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “that the letter is being noted and is causing discomfort in Beijing,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, January 22, 2019 3:43:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Universities do not want to add companies to any kind of 'donation blacklist'," External link

ecns Friday, January 18, 2019 5:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about British ) : "For any major British research university, Oxford included, to decide to suspend a company from being 'an approved gift donor/research sponsor', it must have good strong prima facie evidence that not doing so is wrong," External link

ecns Friday, January 18, 2019 5:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "It's in Beijing's interest to remind the U.S. they can be very helpful on North Korea," "It's a message from both Beijing and Pyongyang to Washington" External link

4-traders Tuesday, January 8, 2019 6:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s a very rigid position Xi is articulating without any flexibility, any intention to meet Tsai Ing-wen halfway,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, January 3, 2019 1:47:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It may be going in the right direction for China, but that’s not going in the right direction for Hong Kong,” “Simply getting Hong Kong into an integral part of a wider PRC development project diminishes Hong Kong in terms of its special character and special contributions to China, and does not enhance it” External link

asiancorrespondent Thursday, January 3, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s a very rigid position Xi is articulating without any flexibility, any intention to meet Tsai Ing-wen halfway,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, January 3, 2019 2:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s a very rigid position Xi is articulating without any flexibility, any intention to meet Tsai Ing-wen halfway,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, January 3, 2019 12:36:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It’s a very rigid position Xi is articulating without any flexibility, any intention to meet Tsai Ing-wen halfway,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 2, 2019 7:43:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "In reality, Beijing is using the deal between Xi and Trump to buy time, hoping that the 90 days deal will in fact last longer," External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, December 20, 2018 12:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Beijing (is) focused on exploring what price would satisfy Trump enough to ease off on the trade war," "It is also calculating that its pain threshold is much higher than that of the US" External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, December 20, 2018 12:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The Chinese government would be looking at all the range of options that they may have,” External link

modernghana Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The use of a company which was previously under the control of Huawei to export technology originated from the United States to Iran,” “I don't think it is the kind of technology that necessarily tips the balance of developments in Iran,” External link

modernghana Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Patrick Pinault ) : “The US is putting pressure on its allies to stop the export of technology or indeed trade with the Iranian government,” External link

modernghana Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The Chinese government would be looking at all the range of options that they may have,” External link

rfi-en Monday, December 10, 2018 8:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “The use of a company which was previously under the control of Huawei to export technology originated from the United States to Iran,” “I don’t think it is the kind of technology that necessarily tips the balance of developments in Iran,” External link

rfi-en Monday, December 10, 2018 8:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Patrick Pinault ) : “The US is putting pressure on its allies to stop the export of technology or indeed trade with the Iranian government,” External link

rfi-en Monday, December 10, 2018 8:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “China’s neighbours will follow the ‘Chinese approach’ of ‘watching China’s deeds in addition to hearing its words’. Unless Beijing will show in concrete steps why its neighbours have nothing to fear, they will not rest at ease,” External link

scmp Monday, November 13, 2017 6:48:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The tour will be well reported and covered,” “He can only get good publicity from it” External link

scmp Thursday, November 2, 2017 8:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "This is hugely damaging to its reputation and standing as an academic publisher," External link

cnn Wednesday, November 1, 2017 2:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds ( about Hu Chunhua ) : “Hu’s a very smart politician in terms of self-preservation,” “If you know that’s there’s no chance that you could actually be a successor, then why would you risk putting your head on the chopping block? That’s just about the most dangerous, vulnerable place you could be in Chinese politics” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Li Keqiang ) : “But Li Keqiang has, if you like, been ‘house trained,’” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 26, 2017 9:05:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Chen Min’er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping,” External link

denverpost Thursday, October 26, 2017 8:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Chen Min’er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

bostonherald Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

ABCnews Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

kansascity Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Chen Min’er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping,” External link

therepublic Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:36:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

ABCnews Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:02:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:05:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Chen Min’er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping,” External link

therepublic Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:55:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

GulfDailyNews Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:55:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang adds ( about Hu Chunhua ) : “Hu’s a very smart politician in terms of self-preservation,” “If you know that’s there’s no chance that you could actually be a successor, then why would you risk putting your head on the chopping block? That’s just about the most dangerous, vulnerable place you could be in Chinese politics” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Li Keqiang ) : “But Li Keqiang has, if you like, been ‘house trained,’” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Everything from north to south and under heaven will be ruled by the party. The loosened party rule before Xi’s leadership was the reason for him to reiterate and reinforce the thought to the country,” “If you oppose Xi Jinping, then you oppose the party” External link

scmp Wednesday, October 25, 2017 11:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “It does make the naming or not of a successor moot, as it is by now clear that Xi has no plan to relinquish control,” External link

bloomberg Wednesday, October 25, 2017 10:45:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

CBC Wednesday, October 25, 2017 7:13:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Chen Min’er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping,” External link

therepublic Wednesday, October 25, 2017 4:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

bostonherald Wednesday, October 25, 2017 3:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Chen Min’er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping,” External link

todayonline Wednesday, October 25, 2017 3:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, October 25, 2017 12:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds ( about Hu Chunhua ) : “Hu’s a very smart politician in terms of self-preservation,” “If you know that’s there’s no chance that you could actually be a successor, then why would you risk putting your head on the chopping block? That’s just about the most dangerous, vulnerable place you could be in Chinese politics” External link

time Wednesday, October 25, 2017 9:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Li Keqiang ) : “But Li Keqiang has, if you like, been ‘house trained,’” External link

time Wednesday, October 25, 2017 9:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Chen Min'er is such a clear protege of Xi Jinping," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, October 25, 2017 8:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Everything from north to south and under heaven will be ruled by the party. The loosened party rule before Xi’s leadership was the reason for him to reiterate and reinforce the thought to the country,” “If you oppose Xi Jinping, then you oppose the party” External link

scmp Tuesday, October 24, 2017 9:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Five years is an eternity in politics,” External link

scmp Thursday, October 19, 2017 8:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The rest of the world must now take into account China or the Chinese Communist Party’s views on the matter, so China will not accept rules being made by others, and China will be part of the rule-making process,” External link

scmp Wednesday, October 18, 2017 8:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “It’s a barometer. It will tell us how strong the resistance to Xi is,” External link

todayonline Tuesday, October 17, 2017 5:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Sun had not openly, publicly, strongly articulated his support for Xi,” External link

msn-uk Monday, October 16, 2017 2:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi’s an ambitious man who sees great value in himself,” External link

msn-uk Monday, October 16, 2017 2:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Sun had not openly, publicly, strongly articulated his support for Xi,” External link

time Monday, October 16, 2017 8:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi’s an ambitious man who sees great value in himself,” External link

time Monday, October 16, 2017 8:57:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi is now moving more in the direction of a king, of ‘I am China’ and ‘I am the Communist Party’” External link

reuters Monday, October 16, 2017 4:33:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Since Xi will remain in charge, there is no strong reason to believe that elevating the formal head of the foreign policy establishment to the Politburo will cause a basic change in China’s relations with the US or the wider world,” External link

scmp Sunday, October 15, 2017 5:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “He will stand down mainly because Xi does not need him any longer and changing the retirement age rule carries significant political costs,” External link

reuters-in Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Communist Youth League was in principle always intended to be the cradle of future leaders of the Communist Party – that’s why it was created. But [the league] being a channel for promotion to the top was a relatively recent phenomenon that is no longer applicable under Xi,” “Xi does not have a strong link to the league and is a leader who focuses on using people from his own network” External link

scmp Thursday, September 7, 2017 2:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Allowing Kim to be the nuisance that he is now is bad. But nowhere near the worst," External link

nzherald Friday, September 1, 2017 11:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Kim Jong-un is not keen to be bullied by the Chinese to do anything in particular. Kim Jong-un has never met Xi Jinping .... you don't really have an effective direct channel at the top level," External link

nzherald Friday, September 1, 2017 11:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Liu He ) : “Xi is power hungry but not just for the sake of it,” “He intends to leave his mark and thus deliver real changes, but he cannot do so just by winning control at the party central or the central government level. To get his reforms, whatever they may be, implemented, he will need supporters in place in the provinces, particularly the key ones” External link

scmp Monday, August 7, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Liu He ) : “Xi is power hungry but not just for the sake of it,” “He intends to leave his mark and thus deliver real changes, but he cannot do so just by winning control at the party central or the central government level. To get his reforms, whatever they may be, implemented, he will need supporters in place in the provinces, particularly the key ones” External link

scmp Monday, August 7, 2017 5:01:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “What he is saying, technically, is nothing new. The PLA has always been the military wing of the Communist party,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, August 1, 2017 3:52:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The US side is therefore unable to get the Chinese side to deliver much and unable to decide how to respond. The Chinese side knows this and is making the most of it," "The key question is what Trump will do. We don't know as he [Trump] does not seem to work within the normal policy making framework and process. Xi and the Chinese government will seek to maximise advantage from this American disarray for as long as possible. When Trump finally thinks that he has been taken for a ride, his reactions may well prove rather disagreeable from Beijing's perspective" External link

koreatimes Friday, July 28, 2017 2:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Many in the establishment are uncomfortable with Xi coming out as a real strongman," External link

timescolonist Thursday, March 9, 2017 9:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang agreed : "What is clear is that Xi cannot afford to appear to be weak in the face of Trump" External link

timescolonist Thursday, March 9, 2017 9:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Many in the establishment are uncomfortable with Xi coming out as a real strongman,” External link

seattletimes Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang agreed : “What is clear is that Xi cannot afford to appear to be weak in the face of Trump” External link

seattletimes Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Many in the establishment are uncomfortable with Xi coming out as a real strongman," External link

startribune Thursday, March 9, 2017 10:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang agreed : "What is clear is that Xi cannot afford to appear to be weak in the face of Trump" External link

startribune Thursday, March 9, 2017 10:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "Many in the establishment are uncomfortable with Xi coming out as a real strongman," External link

ABCnews Thursday, March 9, 2017 8:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang agreed : "What is clear is that Xi cannot afford to appear to be weak in the face of Trump" External link

ABCnews Thursday, March 9, 2017 8:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "hurt Taiwan since so much of the Taiwan's tech-oriented consumer industries are tied to those in China, as part of the global value chain," External link

cnbc Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It appeared to be a very workman-like meeting,” External link

scmp Friday, February 17, 2017 11:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “I do not know if the operation was initiated or ordered by Xi, but his consent must have been given, in light of Xiao’s connections with Xi’s family,” External link

seattletimes Sunday, February 12, 2017 4:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “If Trump keeps his campaign promise over tariffs on China, that would make the one-China dispute look like a storm in a tea cup,” External link

scmp Saturday, February 11, 2017 1:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Round One ) : "It is tempting to say Beijing won Round One, but that would be misleading," External link

oregonlive Saturday, February 11, 2017 12:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Retirement rules are supposed to remove uncertainties. People would all predict a new leader every 10 years,” “But uncertainties grow when people start to wonder if he wants to stay for 10 years or 15” External link

scmp Tuesday, February 7, 2017 1:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Power succession has historically been the most tricky time in the history of the [People’s Republic of China], for that matter, for Leninist states or old-fashioned autocracies,” External link

scmp Sunday, February 5, 2017 11:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Such an arrangement makes succession less tricky or potentially destabilising,” External link

scmp Sunday, February 5, 2017 11:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “All indications so far suggest that Xi will try to move away from the post-Deng norm,” “Then the politics of succession would become less predictable and, more importantly, less stable and more vicious” External link

scmp Sunday, February 5, 2017 11:21:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Reducing it to five will mean that he is likely to have a clear majority of supporters – he would only need two allies to have a majority,” “But getting there is the tricky bit. The establishment as a whole will fight tooth and nail to resist this, if this were Xi’s plan” External link

scmp Monday, December 19, 2016 6:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The Chinese can punish Taiwan and get away with it,” External link

nytimes Thursday, December 15, 2016 3:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “So the only thing we know for sure is that he will be different from his predecessors and is in that sense unpredictable,” “Hence I am not sure if the patterns of his predecessors would mean very much in trying to project what will happen under Trump” External link

scmp Sunday, December 11, 2016 4:43:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "There's still a lot of unanswered questions. Will his successor be named? Will Xi get a third term?" External link

allafrica Wednesday, November 16, 2016 1:13:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “There’s still a lot of unanswered questions. Will his successor be named? Will Xi get a third term?” External link

newtimes-RW Wednesday, November 16, 2016 2:43:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I don't think this is a foregone conclusion, as there is strong resistance within the establishment against Xi breaking rules to do so and asserting himself so powerfully. We will see from how the plenum goes the real extent of Xi's power," External link

thedailystarBD Tuesday, October 25, 2016 5:43:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I don't think this is a foregone conclusion, as there is strong resistance within the establishment against Xi breaking rules to do so and asserting himself so powerfully. We will see from how the plenum goes the real extent of Xi's power," External link

ABCnews Monday, October 24, 2016 5:31:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I don't think this is a foregone conclusion, as there is strong resistance within the establishment against Xi breaking rules to do so and asserting himself so powerfully. We will see from how the plenum goes the real extent of Xi's power," External link

JakartaPost Monday, October 24, 2016 1:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I don't think this is a foregone conclusion, as there is strong resistance within the establishment against Xi breaking rules to do so and asserting himself so powerfully. We will see from how the plenum goes the real extent of Xi's power," External link

miamiherald Monday, October 24, 2016 10:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I don't think this is a foregone conclusion, as there is strong resistance within the establishment against Xi breaking rules to do so and asserting himself so powerfully. We will see from how the plenum goes the real extent of Xi's power," External link

startribune Monday, October 24, 2016 9:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I don't think this is a foregone conclusion, as there is strong resistance within the establishment against Xi breaking rules to do so and asserting himself so powerfully. We will see from how the plenum goes the real extent of Xi's power," External link

AP Monday, October 24, 2016 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi will also use the conclave to put in place as clearly as possible what the succession will look like at the 20th [party] congress, including whether he can put himself in the position of calling the shots after 2022,” External link

scmp Friday, September 30, 2016 7:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I also do not see the G20 being the kind of meeting that can resolve the really difficult issues we are facing, such as the war and refugee problems in Syria, the terrorist threats from ISIS, global economic challenges that may come out of and ,” External link

scmp Tuesday, September 6, 2016 1:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Obama’s candid talk with Xi is poorly timed, as it will have next to no effect,” External link

scmp Sunday, September 4, 2016 7:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The first requirement of Chinese bureaucracy is to play it safe and not take risks. It’s about projecting an image of China being comfortable at the top table,” External link

japantoday Saturday, September 3, 2016 1:55:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The issue about Chinese soft power is that Beijing is not focusing on developing China in positive ways that will be transformed into soft power but is dedicated to projecting soft power,” External link

scmp Friday, September 2, 2016 7:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The first requirement of Chinese bureaucracy is to play it safe and not take risks. It's about projecting an image of China being comfortable at the top table," External link

JakartaPost Friday, September 2, 2016 1:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The first requirement of Chinese bureaucracy is to play it safe and not take risks. It’s about projecting an image of China being comfortable at the top table,” External link

seattletimes Friday, September 2, 2016 10:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The first requirement of Chinese bureaucracy is to play it safe and not take risks. It's about projecting an image of China being comfortable at the top table," External link

startribune Friday, September 2, 2016 10:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The first requirement of Chinese bureaucracy is to play it safe and not take risks. It’s about projecting an image of China being comfortable at the top table,” External link

therepublic Friday, September 2, 2016 9:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would expect that she would really want try to use this opportunity to reassure the Chinese that Hinkley Point C doesn't mean that (Britain) does not want a good relationship with China," "It's a very wide-ranging relationship; there are many different dimensions to it. It shouldn't all hang on something like Hinkley Point" External link

sltrib Thursday, September 1, 2016 7:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang souligne : "préféreraient s'en tenir strictement aux problèmes économiques mondiaux" External link

afp-fr Thursday, September 1, 2016 12:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would expect that she would really want try to use this opportunity to reassure the Chinese that Hinkley Point C doesn't mean that (Britain) does not want a good relationship with China," "It's a very wide-ranging relationship; there are many different dimensions to it. It shouldn't all hang on something like Hinkley Point" External link

startribune Thursday, September 1, 2016 9:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would expect that she would really want try to use this opportunity to reassure the Chinese that Hinkley Point C doesn't mean that (Britain) does not want a good relationship with China," "It's a very wide-ranging relationship; there are many different dimensions to it. It shouldn't all hang on something like Hinkley Point" External link

GulfDailyNews Thursday, September 1, 2016 9:02:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would expect that she would really want try to use this opportunity to reassure the Chinese that Hinkley Point C doesn't mean that (Britain) does not want a good relationship with China," "It's a very wide-ranging relationship; there are many different dimensions to it. It shouldn't all hang on something like Hinkley Point" External link

daytondailynews Thursday, September 1, 2016 7:58:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would expect that she would really want try to use this opportunity to reassure the Chinese that Hinkley Point C doesn’t mean that (Britain) does not want a good relationship with China,” “It’s a very wide-ranging relationship; there are many different dimensions to it. It shouldn’t all hang on something like Hinkley Point” External link

therepublic Thursday, September 1, 2016 7:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would expect that she would really want try to use this opportunity to reassure the Chinese that Hinkley Point C doesn't mean that (Britain) does not want a good relationship with China," "It's a very wide-ranging relationship; there are many different dimensions to it. It shouldn't all hang on something like Hinkley Point" External link

ABCnews Thursday, September 1, 2016 7:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Beijing’s new approach reinforces this distinction,” External link

scmp Friday, August 26, 2016 5:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Beidaihe is the place where top leaders usually take their summer vacations, which means … they could and often gather together to discuss matters that they would not normally do [when] they were taking charge of their respective portfolios full time,” External link

scmp Sunday, August 14, 2016 2:27:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “By taking a robust stance against Japan and other states, it projects a position of strength to its citizens without immediately appearing too aggressive toward the court or to the Philippines,” “The very strong response shows how much Beijing is not willing to let the ruling go unchallenged but at the same time wanting to avoid a direct confrontation with the USA, which Beijing believes is the ‘black hand’ behind the whole thing,” External link

japantimes Tuesday, August 2, 2016 3:08:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Theresa May ) : “I think Hammond and May will want to have the relationship on a more normal basis,” External link

4-traders Saturday, July 30, 2016 7:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Shambaugh is right in implying that Xi's rule has now entered a stage when the risk of things going wrong is higher and higher, with the end result not being certain," External link

scmp Monday, March 23, 2015 11:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If that should come to pass, the capacity of the [party] to stay the course as it managed post-1992 is open to question," External link

scmp Monday, March 23, 2015 11:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It also reflects the reality that Li Keqiang does not come from the same faction as Xi and is in no position to do much more than play the role of a Chief Operating Officer to Xi’s CEO,” External link

scmp Sunday, March 15, 2015 6:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The PLA is much too important to the Communist Party to be subject to parliamentary supervision - unless the supervision is led and run by the party or its top leader," External link

scmp Friday, March 13, 2015 9:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "It may or may not require ever bigger scalps, but more scalps will certainly be needed," "He has now put himself in a position by which he has to keep going to avoid falling off" External link

afp-en Friday, March 13, 2015 6:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Democracy is not a gift from the rulers – it has to be fought for from below. There wasn’t enough momentum from below to fight for it,” External link

latimes Friday, March 6, 2015 3:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “I do think this is very much an initiative that Xi Jinping approved, if not started,” External link

iol Tuesday, March 3, 2015 11:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Hence the current warning against Western values,” External link

iol Tuesday, March 3, 2015 11:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I do think this is very much an initiative that Xi Jinping approved, if not started," External link

BangkokPost Tuesday, March 3, 2015 7:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Hence the current warning against Western values," External link

BangkokPost Tuesday, March 3, 2015 7:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “I do think this is very much an initiative that Xi Jinping approved, if not started,” External link

japantoday Tuesday, March 3, 2015 1:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Hence the current warning against Western values,” External link

japantoday Tuesday, March 3, 2015 1:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I do think this is very much an initiative that Xi Jinping approved, if not started," External link

nzherald Monday, March 2, 2015 6:22:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Hence the current warning against Western values," External link

nzherald Monday, March 2, 2015 6:22:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "I do think this is very much an initiative that Xi Jinping approved, if not started," External link

foxnews Monday, March 2, 2015 5:46:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Hence the current warning against Western values," External link

foxnews Monday, March 2, 2015 5:46:00 PM EAT



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director52.09%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
directeur3.80%FR10/25/201725/10/2017
director of soas5.32%EN10/24/201724/10/2017
autre politologue0.38%FR10/17/201717/10/2017
director of the china8.75%EN10/16/201716/10/2017
professor17.11%EN09/01/201701/09/2017
head1.52%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
director of china0.38%EN09/06/201606/09/2016
sinologue0.38%FR09/01/201601/09/2016
political scientist4.94%EN03/04/201404/03/2014
expert5.32%EN11/15/201315/11/2013
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Steve TsangEN63.95%
Steve TsangFR19.05%
Steve TsangPT17.01%


 
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Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

chosun Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

polandsun Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "I think COVID-19 has changed a lot of things in terms of the relationship with China. Many of these countries have found China less than an entirely reliable trading partner or supplier of essential goods like medical supplies. So, some of that will change. But they really don't want to have an economic decoupling with China," External link

voanews Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The fact that Beijing has a problem with Hong Kong’s education system is confirmation that Britain did not leave behind a legacy of colonial education. Instead, it left behind a legacy of a liberal education, one that encourages free and critical thinking," External link

news-yahoo Friday, September 11, 2020 12:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The fact that Beijing has a problem with Hong Kong’s education system is confirmation that Britain did not leave behind a legacy of colonial education. Instead, it left behind a legacy of a liberal education, one that encourages free and critical thinking,” External link

latimes Friday, September 11, 2020 12:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The Australian government would be seeing that China has not been the benevolent friend it perhaps thought it was," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "Australia will have to work more closely with its allies - the UK, US and the EU - to take a coordinated approach with China and not just see it in bilateral terms," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The Australian government would be seeing that China has not been the benevolent friend it perhaps thought it was,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Australia will have to work more closely with its allies – the UK, US and the EU – to take a coordinated approach with China and not just see it in bilateral terms,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The Australian government would be seeing that China has not been the benevolent friend it perhaps thought it was,” External link

france24-en Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Australia will have to work more closely with its allies – the UK, US and the EU – to take a coordinated approach with China and not just see it in bilateral terms,” External link

france24-en Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang told : "We are seeing a Chinese government which is much more assertive if not outright aggressive in its approach, and that is changing opinions in Europe," External link

chosun Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Strictly speaking, it's all illegal," External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, August 26, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The scope of free media has been very slowly eroded and it gave Chinese propaganda machinery the scope to operate,” “Even very crude propaganda can be effective if it is reported often enough” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 20, 2020 8:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Within the next 20 years, they will have the ability to do so," External link

ibtimes-sg Saturday, August 15, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Hong Kong’s property tycoons are subject to the state-security law as much as anyone else,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He is loyal, and he does what the top asked to be done without hesitation and without mercy, which seems a very good qualification for the job,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "If Beijing persists with its approach, the forming of a coalition in response to a perceived Chinese challenge will become much more likely," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, July 25, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents. The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, July 25, 2020 7:48:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

highlandstoday Saturday, July 25, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

fox59 Saturday, July 25, 2020 1:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “It wasn’t that long ago that Xi’s government was potentially facing a crisis of legitimacy because of the failure to contain COVID-19,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 24, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “It wasn’t that long ago that Xi’s government was potentially facing a crisis of legitimacy because of the failure to contain COVID-19,” External link

latimes Friday, July 24, 2020 7:50:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

enterprisenews Friday, July 24, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

ohio Friday, July 24, 2020 6:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

telegram Friday, July 24, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

gainesville Friday, July 24, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang disse ( about Donald Trump ) : "Estamos a olhar para uma mudança estrutural no relacionamento, que continuará, mesmo que Trump não consiga um segundo mandato" External link

expresso Friday, July 24, 2020 6:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

krqe Friday, July 24, 2020 6:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

eagletribune Friday, July 24, 2020 5:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, July 24, 2020 4:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang disse ( about Donald Trump ) : "Estamos a olhar para uma mudança estrutural no relacionamento, que continuará, mesmo que Trump não consiga um segundo mandato" External link

portalangop Friday, July 24, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

wbtv Friday, July 24, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

wsfa Friday, July 24, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

ctvnews Friday, July 24, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

hjnews Friday, July 24, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

siouxcityjournal Friday, July 24, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

live5news Friday, July 24, 2020 12:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

kswo Friday, July 24, 2020 12:33:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

muscatinejournal Friday, July 24, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

eagletribune Friday, July 24, 2020 12:25:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

missoulian Friday, July 24, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

newindianexpress Friday, July 24, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

newschannel6now Friday, July 24, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

wcfcourier Friday, July 24, 2020 12:17:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

gazette Friday, July 24, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

washtimes Friday, July 24, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 24, 2020 11:43:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

ChinaPost Friday, July 24, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

680news Friday, July 24, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

ABCnews Friday, July 24, 2020 11:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

seattlepi Friday, July 24, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

timesdaily Friday, July 24, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 24, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, July 24, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term," External link

startribune Friday, July 24, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

msn-uk Friday, July 24, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

clickondetroit Friday, July 24, 2020 11:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

click2houston Friday, July 24, 2020 11:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Donald Trump ) : “We are looking at a structural change in the relationship, which will continue even if Trump does not get a second term,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, July 24, 2020 11:10:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "He knows that he's got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents," "The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party" External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, July 23, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "When you're running it as a strongman, you really cannot afford to show any signs of weakness," "And this is what we have with Xi Jinping" External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, July 23, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents,” “The enemies are within the top echelon in the CCP” External link

businessday Thursday, July 23, 2020 2:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents,” “The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 23, 2020 1:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “When you’re running it as a strongman, you really cannot afford to show any signs of weakness,” “And this is what we have with Xi Jinping” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 23, 2020 1:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “He knows that he’s got a lot of enemies, and the enemies are not dissidents,” “The enemies are within the top echelon in the Communist Party” External link

bloomberg Thursday, July 23, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “When you’re running it as a strongman, you really cannot afford to show any signs of weakness,” “And this is what we have with Xi Jinping” External link

bloomberg Thursday, July 23, 2020 12:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Pompeo’s sort of fulsome praise of how the British government has been working with the Americans is likely to make the Chinese response harder,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, July 21, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong has ) : "It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations," External link

BangkokPost Friday, July 17, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, July 16, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations," External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, July 16, 2020 1:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kong has ) : "It will take time and processes will be run before decisions will be made and implemented by multi-nationals with Hong Kong operations," External link

ibtimes Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang told ( about Xi Jinping ) : "In Beijing's perspective, (President) Xi Jinping cannot be wrong. Xi Jinping can never admit he makes mistakes. And therefore, it's very unlikely that China will revise its policy towards either Hong Kong, or for that matter the U.K.," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:19:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about François Bissonnette ) : “It further confirms how we expect the Chinese government to behave in terms of international relationships,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 14, 2020 5:46:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about François Bissonnette ) : “It further confirms how we expect the Chinese government to behave in terms of international relationships,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 14, 2020 2:42:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party, they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, July 14, 2020 12:20:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, July 13, 2020 12:27:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party," External link

arkansasonline Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:13:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Young kids will be brought up to understand and believe that without the Chinese Communist Party they have no future, that anything they have is because of the party,” External link

nytimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 5:35:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the UK and US are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, July 5, 2020 8:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

mizzima Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun,” External link

thenews-pk Saturday, July 4, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, July 4, 2020 12:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

BangkokPost Friday, July 3, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

digitaljournal Friday, July 3, 2020 2:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

yahoo-au Friday, July 3, 2020 1:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

ibtimes Friday, July 3, 2020 1:39:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "There is a sense that the time has come for China to claim its spot under the sun," External link

afp-en Friday, July 3, 2020 1:16:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

businessday Friday, July 3, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 8:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Beijing has to respond robustly because not doing so would make Xi [Jinping, China’s president] look weak domestically, and that is not an option,” External link

guardian Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:08:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

hjnews Thursday, July 2, 2020 5:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

gazette Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:14:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

seattlepi Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, July 2, 2020 3:48:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 1, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

philly Wednesday, July 1, 2020 4:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 1, 2020 4:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, July 1, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

ChinaPost Wednesday, July 1, 2020 1:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : "It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers," "Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU" External link

startribune Wednesday, July 1, 2020 1:00:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

washtimes Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:44:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

eagletribune Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

seattlepi Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

680news Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to co-operate with anyone except for the EU” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:03:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Boris Johnson ) : “It is reasonable for Beijing to calculate that both the U.K. and U.S. are paper tigers,” “Boris is focused on Brexit. He is happy to cooperate with anyone except for the EU” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 1, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about British ) : "Implicit in the British plan is the possibility that Hong Kong could lose a very significant percentage of its talented people," "From the perspective of Beijing, they want Hong Kong to do well. They are not, however, prepared to pay any price to keep the talent in place in Hong Kong, particularly if those talents also happen to be 'troublemakers' for Beijing" External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, June 17, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang added : "Beijing believes that they have millions of very well-educated Chinese on the mainland with Western educations who are perfectly capable of backfilling people who leave Hong Kong and continue to make Hong Kong a success and be very loyal to the Communist Party," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, June 17, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “At the end of the day, there is a calculation, what are these foreigners really going to do?” External link

guardian Wednesday, June 17, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “Implicit in the British plan is the possibility that Hong Kong could lose a very significant percentage of its talented people,” “From the perspective of Beijing, they want Hong Kong to do well. They are not, however, prepared to pay any price to keep the talent in place in Hong Kong, particularly if those talents also happen to be ‘troublemakers’ for Beijing” External link

voanews Tuesday, June 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang added ( about Hong Kong flag ) : “Beijing believes that they have millions of very well-educated Chinese on the mainland with Western educations who are perfectly capable of backfilling people who leave Hong Kong and continue to make Hong Kong a success and be very loyal to the Communist Party,” External link

voanews Tuesday, June 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, June 9, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about Donald Trump ) : “It is also putting pressure on China in an election year: it is making Trump look good by taking a robust stance on China. The two are not mutually exclusive,” External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, June 3, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “it may be a lost cause, as [Chinese leader] Xi Jinping will do whatever he wants, and no country can stop him, as the idea of an international humanitarian intervention against the will of a major nuclear weapons state with a veto at the United Nations Security Council is fanciful,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, June 1, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “it may be a lost cause, as [Chinese leader] Xi Jinping will do whatever he wants, and no country can stop him, as the idea of an international humanitarian intervention against the will of a major nuclear weapons state with a veto at the United Nations Security Council is fanciful,” External link

telegraph Sunday, May 31, 2020 2:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “I suspect that the escalation will probably be contained,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “What you have is essentially two very nationalistic administrations under Xi and Modi,” “The Indians in particular are sensitive about the border with China, and the Chinese don’t take the Indians sufficiently seriously to give the Indians proper respect. So the base atmosphere is very bad for both sides” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 11:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “I suspect that the escalation will probably be contained,” External link

time Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : “What you have is essentially two very nationalistic administrations under Xi and Modi,” “The Indians in particular are sensitive about the border with China, and the Chinese don’t take the Indians sufficiently seriously to give the Indians proper respect. So the base atmosphere is very bad for both sides” External link

time Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Hong Kong ) : “the beginning of the death of Hong Kong as we know it,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 27, 2020 12:56:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The aggressive propaganda and the ‘wolf-warrior diplomacy’ have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China’s policy,” External link

businessday Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:28:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “The aggressive propaganda and the ‘wolf-warrior diplomacy’ have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China’s policy,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:08:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

economictimes Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:35:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:34:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

digitaljournal Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:54:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

pulse Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:40:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "The aggressive propaganda and the 'wolf-warrior diplomacy' have turned many in the West against China, but this is just a price to be paid for a much more important objective of China's policy," External link

afp-en Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

macaudailytimes Monday, May 25, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, May 24, 2020 8:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "It is the beginning of the end of Hong Kong as we know it," External link

independent-ie Sunday, May 24, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “In a situation where the countries that historically would speak up for Hong Kong are on their knees and are dependent on China for PPE, what better timing is there than that?” External link

guardian Friday, May 22, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Xi Jinping clearly understands that he was weakened by Covid-19, which is more reason why he needs to reassert his authority,” “If he can demonstrate resolve and ability to move in Hong Kong it shows he has not really lost that much control … and therefore [his] enemies within the party better watch out” External link

guardian Friday, May 22, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “We are going to see people going back in the streets in Hong Kong, both big demonstrations and smaller demonstrations – which will be met by police with full force – and violence re-erupting in Hong Kong,” “It’s going to be a very hot summer” External link

guardian Friday, May 22, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about British ) : “The British statement is pretty standard. But this is not a standard erosion of Hong Kong’s status,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, May 22, 2020 9:54:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

arkansasonline Friday, May 22, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 22, 2020 7:18:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 22, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

macaudailytimes Friday, May 22, 2020 3:43:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

nbcdfw Friday, May 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

wishtv Friday, May 22, 2020 1:06:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 22, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

illawarramercury Friday, May 22, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

nbcdfw Friday, May 22, 2020 11:07:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

portstephensexaminer Friday, May 22, 2020 11:03:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

theherald-au Friday, May 22, 2020 10:48:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

aap-au Friday, May 22, 2020 10:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

news18 Friday, May 22, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "A return of violent protests would be a further drag on the territory's creaking economy, prompting multinational companies to reconsider their presence and Washington to review its policy of granting Hong Kong more advantageous trade conditions than mainland China," External link

news18 Friday, May 22, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

bordermail Friday, May 22, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

news4jax Friday, May 22, 2020 10:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

9news Friday, May 22, 2020 10:29:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

actionnewsjax Friday, May 22, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 22, 2020 10:17:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

ChinaPost Friday, May 22, 2020 10:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the 'one country, two systems' model," "I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both" External link

startribune Friday, May 22, 2020 10:09:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

ABCnews Friday, May 22, 2020 10:07:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, May 22, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

click2houston Friday, May 22, 2020 9:56:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

wftv Friday, May 22, 2020 9:53:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

clickondetroit Friday, May 22, 2020 9:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

680news Friday, May 22, 2020 9:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

wsoctv Friday, May 22, 2020 9:41:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

TorontoStar Friday, May 22, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “For many in Hong Kong, the NPC enacting for Hong Kong will be tantamount to the effective end of the ‘one country, two systems’ model,” “I find it hard to believe this will not trigger either a massive peaceful and orderly demonstration or more vocal and aggressive protests or, indeed, most probably, a combination of both” External link

seattlepi Friday, May 22, 2020 9:38:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "The significance of the NPC is that it is actually happening," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, May 22, 2020 3:43:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “They want to articulate confidence, whether they have it or not,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 21, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “This is an occasion when the Chinese leadership will underline how much China has managed to cope with COVID-19,” External link

modernghana Thursday, May 21, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “The BRI is a very expensive project,” External link

modernghana Thursday, May 21, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “They want to remind people in China, ‘Just think how lucky you are that you have Xi Jinping and the Communist Party governing you,’ ” External link

nytimes Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:19:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “This is an occasion when the Chinese leadership will underline how much China has managed to cope with COVID-19,” External link

rfi-en Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang adds : “The BRI is a very expensive project,” External link

rfi-en Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “does raise very serious questions as to whether the WHO has been exceptionally focused on accommodating the wishes of a particular member state, namely China,” External link

time Tuesday, May 19, 2020 5:49:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “does raise very serious questions as to whether the WHO has been exceptionally focused on accommodating the wishes of a particular member state, namely China,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "If Hong Kong people don't [behave], that provides an excuse for the party to take harder lines, including canceling the September elections. Xi may well think that Hong Kong is on its own and will have to comply," External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 24, 2020 7:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "COVID-19 has already cost China more than 3 percent of GDP and it has not brought about catastrophe. So, it is not unreasonable that Beijing feels that, if the worst comes to worst in Hong Kong, it would be a price China can pay," External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 24, 2020 7:06:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : "If Hong Kong people don't [behave], that provides an excuse for the party to take harder lines, including canceling the September elections. Xi may well think that Hong Kong is on its own and will have to comply," External link

irishsun Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : "COVID-19 has already cost China more than 3 percent of GDP and it has not brought about catastrophe. So, it is not unreasonable that Beijing feels that, if the worst comes to worst in Hong Kong, it would be a price China can pay," External link

irishsun Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:26:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “If Hong Kong people don’t [behave], that provides an excuse for the party to take harder lines, including canceling the September elections. Xi may well think that Hong Kong is on its own and will have to comply,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “COVID-19 has already cost China more than 3 percent of GDP and it has not brought about catastrophe. So, it is not unreasonable that Beijing feels that, if the worst comes to worst in Hong Kong, it would be a price China can pay,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “While China was brought on its knees by Covid-19, [president] Xi Jinping held back from implementing the hardline on Hong Kong, but now that China has come out of it while the western democracies are on their knees and dependent on China for personal protective equipment, what better time than now to take the offensive?” External link

guardian Wednesday, April 22, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “The loss of 3% of GDP would be painful but not intolerable,” External link

guardian Wednesday, April 22, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "The new figures are still not credible," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, April 18, 2020 11:20:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says : "The new figures are still not credible," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, April 18, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “I thought the greatest success of the Chinese party-state was in getting the WHO to focus on the positive sides of China’s responses and ignore the negative sides of the responses,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, April 17, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang mentioned : "In terms of priority, controlling the narrative is more important than the public health or the economic fallout. It doesn't mean the economy and public health aren't important. But the narrative is paramount" External link

ibtimes-sg Sunday, April 12, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “If these documents are authentic it would suggest the government really wants to control the narrative about the origins of Covid-19 very tightly,” External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, April 11, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said ( about China Institute ) : “Most people in most democracies do not know much about China, or of what their own governments and philanthropists had done in terms of offering medical supplies to China previously,” “And so many will be impressed by the apparent generosity” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, April 9, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “If the premier of China cannot believe in the official figures, I don’t see why I should believe in the official figures,” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, April 8, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang says ( about China Institute ) : “If the premier of China cannot believe in the official figures, I don't see why I should believe in the official figures,” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, April 7, 2020 11:06:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang stated : “the CCP always had a monopoly on truth and history in China, and now tries to deny that it originally hid the truth on the virus. CCP officers claim they are right even when it is obvious they are wrong” External link

asianage Monday, March 23, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, March 16, 2020 6:32:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfill the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

arabnews Monday, March 16, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

arabnews Monday, March 16, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

egyptindependent Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

egyptindependent Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

theCitizen Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

theCitizen Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal,” External link

asiatimes Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : “I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations,” External link

asiatimes Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

BangkokPost Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

BangkokPost Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I doubt that either has considered fully the implications (that) the measures taken to counter the spread of the virus have for their bilateral relations," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said : "I would be surprised if they can now fulfil the terms of the phase one deal," External link

timesofindia Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:04:00 AM EAT

Steve Tsang said :