‘T-shirt diplomacy’ wasn’t Beijing’s fault, but more caution is needed

BY SILVI WRITER   China didn’t break diplomatic protocol and etiquette when an official wore a T-shirt to greet Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Nepal’s prime minister-in-waiting who arrived in mid-Sept but wasn’t on a formal visit. But analysts pointed out Beijing’s officials could treat their guest from Kathmandu with more caution to avoid unnecessary diplomatic trouble. In a recent story titled “T-shirt diplomacy”, the Nepali Times … Continue reading ‘T-shirt diplomacy’ wasn’t Beijing’s fault, but more caution is needed