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The so-called weaknesses of China ...

China will be the dominant power within thirty years, except accidents beyond its control. In some institutions, many scenarios are being worked on to counteract the seemingly irresistible rise of Beijing. These scenarios can be achieved, but they have nothing to do with China's so-called weaknesses...

The mainstream analysts talk about the poverty of the Chinese countryside, which would jeopardize the future development of the country. When China's economy opened up, in 1978, under Deng Xiaoping government, emphasis was placed on the coastal zone, where the Special Economic Zones were based. The result today is the large income disparities between the coastal provinces and the much poorer interior of the country. Let's not forget that in China the majority of the population has always lived in the eastern part and that the urbanization trend of these coastal provinces should continue. By its only demographics, the coastal area of ​​China will always be at the heart of the Chinese economy. And then what a capitalistic windfall to dispose of this immense reservoir of disadvantaged populations, who can be authorized to come towards east to maintain low wages in the factories. In our Western world,  immigration of African populations in Europe, or Hispanics in the United States, achieve the same goal, don't they? The Chinese have, at least, a reservoir of Hans, rural populations who eventually assimilate harmoniously with the urban populations of Canton or Shanghai.
According to the World Bank, in 1981, about 1 billion Chinese people lived with less than $ 3.10 a day. The latest data from the World Bank show that the number has dropped to 360 million by 2017. China has grown at a remarkable rate in 30 years, but if this growth were to slow, there would indeed be a risk of instability, similar to the one that wrecked the country, precipitating the end of the Manchu dynasty, in the middle of the 19th century. This is the reason why Beijing launches the commercial and strategic adventure of the New Silk Road

It is also claimed that China does not have the experience of a maritime power. It is generally assumed that "world maritime power" has begun largely with European explorers. But it is still forgetting that during Antiquity, China was already a leading maritime power in East Asia with shipments to Japan, Korea, East China Sea, Southeast Asia, Indian Ocean and even Americas. It was only from 1500 onwards that China considered it preferable to isolate herself. China's current maritime activities are the most active since the Ming era (16th century).

Finally, in our age of compulsory diversity, China, like most non-western nations and Japan, is tagged wrong to be mono-ethnic. Some analysts talk about domestic problems in China, the question of minorities that would arise ... The Uighurs and the Tibetans, whatever the reason, do not represent anything for the more than a billion Chinese. These ethnic minorities are drowned and will remain drowned among a billion Hans who will assimilate them, as they have assimilated the Xianbeis, the Qidans, the Juchens or the Manchus.
Compared to its Asian neighbors all combined, China has much more human, natural and technological resources. This is the fundamental reason why, for 2000 years, China has dominated Asia. Only the interference of the United States could, for a time, disrupt this domination. China, a multi-millennial country, can well wait for its time. It will impose, sooner or later, its monopoly on Asia.

Despite a series of Nobel Prizes awarded to the country's scientists in recent years, even Japan or USA are quickly eclipsed by China. Japan, Europe and USA simply suffer from a Western disease: the demand for tangible results in the short term. China is investing heavily in all fields: health, armaments, environment. In 2016, Chinese super computers were ranked first and second fastest in the world. These supercomputers, essential for performing very complex calculations in cutting-edge research, are good indicators of the level of science and technology in a country.
Similarly, in August 2016, China launched the world's first quantum-communications satellite and is in the process of establishing one of the largest communications networks in the world, based on this same technology. Quantum cryptography makes it possible to create communication networks impervious to piracy, Beijing is set to set international standards. Beijing is the emerging power in the world of science and technology.

Finally, there is in China a data that is never identified by specialists: beyond the effective control of Beijing authorities, there is a real ambition among the people, a formidable collective enthusiasm, an ambition to enrich themselves, a desire for revenge on the West, which has made the millennial empire undergo the unjustifiable defeat of the war of Opium, on Japan, which reduced Chinese women to serve as "sexual comfort" to its soldiers.
China has a desire to conquer that no longer exists in the declining major powers. The Chinese economy is therefore always on its way to the top. For such a trajectory to be reversed, China would have to lose, at least, half its population or return to the level of development it had in the 19th century. The means of reducing China to this situation are studied, no doubt, by several administrations. The game is not yet over, it will be merciless.


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