The country's first Olympic medal was a victory for the nation, both at home and abroad.
As part of the Cultural Values Project commissioned by the British Council and the Goethe-Institut, a new literature review has been published.
Abdolmoghset Banikamal and Wahabuddin Ra'ees look at Ayatollah Khomeini's soft power efforts in Afghanistan and Malaysia.
How cultural events can promote tourism and investment for a nation's global image.
Zhimin Tang developed the 4I model to describe the corporate social responsibility of Chinese firms in Thailand.
Dean Vuletic on how authoritarian regimes have participated in the Eurovision Song Contest as a way to enhance their international image.
Andreas Pacher offers a new way to study international exchange.
The new edition of Bruce Gregory's list features CPD Faculty Fellow Caitlin Byrne's discussion of soft power in the Indo-Pacific.