The closing ceremony of THIMUN 2021

The opening ceremony of THIMUN 2021 foreshadowed its closing.   As all good things come to an end, the conference did so on a positive note. Indeed, the closing ceremony this year was live rather than recorded. Unlike the opening ceremony that seemed too much of a challenge to conduct live with the uncertainty of…

Understanding the U.S-China trade war

In the years since China’s accession to the World Trade Organization in 2001, the country’s economy has grown to become second only to the United States in terms of purchasing power parity. In the past decade, China’s global trade influence has also spread, gradually surpassing the US as the major supplier of goods to Europe,…

THIMUN The Hague: Where Are We From?

THIMUN 2021 Online marks the 53rd conference of THIMUN The Hague and the second online THIMUN (Singapore being the first). Due to travel restrictions, it has been slightly harder for delegates to get to know each other, as the only things that seem to connect them are their devices. But that shouldn’t prevent us from learning more…