Harvey Stockwin

Harvey Stockwin has been reporting and analysing Asian developments since 1955. Currently he broadcasts a weekly 15-minute talk “Reflections From Asia” for Radio Television Hong Kong, contributes to the Japan Times, and is the East Asia correspondent of The Times Of India.

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Articles by Harvey Stockwin

China’s Democratic Triangle

China's behavior toward Hong Kong warrants the attention of those who wish to understand Chinese efforts toward reunification across the Taiwan Strait. Witness, for example, the limited input afforded Hong

China Vetoes Hong Kong’s Democratic Hopes

China has moved to effectively veto Hong Kong's expectations of constitutional progress towards a greater degree of democracy or, at the very least, to delay indefinitely any such advance. In

INDIA AND CHINA, REPEATING OLD HABITS

By Harvey Stockwin Relations between China and India pass periodically through a vast gamut of emotions. These range, on the Chinese side, from superciliousness over India's addiction to democracy and

SARS: SPREADING UNREST

By Harvey Stockwin The spread of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome--the SARS virus--throughout China is a phenomenon that had previously been denied by authorities and had gone unreported. But the penetration

ARTICLE 23: TIGHTENING THE SCREWS ON HONG KONG

By Harvey Stockwin It is too soon to assert that Hong Kong's freedoms, ostensibly guaranteed in the handover from British to Chinese sovereignty, are under sustained attack. But it is

THE HONG KONG-TAIWAN-CHINA TRIANGLE

By Harvey Stockwin While recent Pentagon and Congressional reports on Sino-American relations noted the military trends threatening war between China and Taiwan, too little attention is paid to the political