Once again, a tweet by US President Donald Trump has put the world in shock: Shortly before the next negotiations with China, Trump pushed ahead with further punitive measures and increased customs duties on Chinese imports worth USD 200 billion from 10 to 25 percent. China retaliated in kind. What does this mean for China and specially the EU, which has been caught in the crossfire of Trump's criticism, too? More ...
Program „Germany and Asia“, Bertelsmann Stiftung
Anika Laudien is Project Manager in Bertelsmann Stiftung’s program „Germany and Asia“. Before she joined the foundation, she worked for the German social business start-up Lemonaid Beverages GmbH in Hamburg. She has studied Chinese and Economics in Bremen and Shanghai, as well as European Studies with a focus on external relations in Hamburg. Since the beginning of 2015 she is part of the Asia team at the Bertelsmann Stiftung which analyzes the changes taking place in Asia in order to develop recommendations for German and European policymakers.