Humphrey Hawksley

Humphrey Hawksley is a former BBC Asia Correspondent. His next book, "Asian Waters: Chinese Expansion and the Shifting Balance of Power" will be published in April 2018.

  • China's Arctic plan spreads a chill

    'Polar Silk Road' challenges existing northern power balance

  • Brexit Britain's troubled quest to 'Asianize' the Commonwealth

    London is struggling to find partners, even in India, where it has focused diplomatic efforts

  • Lessons from Tokyo on Britain's post-EU future

    Japan offers useful advice on how the UK can recover from Brexit and build a new future

  • Labor rights progress under threat across Asia

    Trump, China and India pose risk to UN-led protections for workers

  • British election sows fresh doubts for Asian investors

    Inconclusive poll could throw Brexit and global trade plans off track

  • UK election could accelerate unravelling of EU

    June polls threaten to accelerate push for economic nationalism

  • Brexit trigger a moment of truth for UK, Europe and Asia

    Amid uncertainty, Brexit provides opportunities for the region's rising powers

  • US pause is Beijing's chance to reset Taiwan ties

    China could benefit from extending Taipei diplomatic and trade freedom

  • How to take the heat out of the South China Sea dispute

    Trump's election victory makes progress on long-standing informal talks urgent

  • Time for Asia to give a lead to Europe

  • 'Avoiding war with China 101' tops naval college agenda

  • China's failure in Hong Kong

  • Supply chains compound the West's 'original sin'

  • UK's nuclear plant imbroglio fuels post-Brexit debate

  • Hague ruling could force US and China to talk

  • Brexit shock will weaken EU

  • Could China lead the fight against poverty?

  • Hague rulings won't bend China's will

  • China paves its latest silk road into Eastern Europe