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China’s mini-stimulus package can’t support rapid growth without broader reform

China’s mini-stimulus package can’t support rapid growth without broader reform

Author: Yiping Huang, Peking University, East Asia Forum A couple of months ago, the Xinhua […]

By August 10, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
“Hello, beautiful!” says Chinese president Xi Jinping in official cartoon

“Hello, beautiful!” says Chinese president Xi Jinping in official cartoon

offbeat China When Chinese state media released the first-ever cartoon image of Xi Jinping in […]

By August 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
China’s 50,000 Secret Weapons in the South China Sea: The National Interest

China’s 50,000 Secret Weapons in the South China Sea: The National Interest

While countless gallons of digital ink have been spilled about China’s growing military might and […]

By July 30, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Blogging China

Net Closes on Ling Jihua

Net Closes on Ling Jihua

Authorities are stepping up the corruption investigation into the family of Ling Jihua, a former close aide to Hu Jintao. Ling was thrown into the spotlight during the time of the leadership transition in 2012 when it was revealed that his son has been killed after crashing his Ferrari and that top Party officials had helped cover up the accident. …

By October 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Uyghur Pop Star Eyes Greater Mainland Fame

Uyghur Pop Star Eyes Greater Mainland Fame

At TIME Emily Rauhala reports on unlikely Uyghur pop star Ablajan Awut Ayu’s fame in Xinjiang and aspirations to take his act to the greater Chinese entertainment market. Hailing from an exceptionally poor part of Xinjiang, the singer and local heart-throb managed to forge a successful pop career despite the marginalization and ethnic distrust that has led to an upswing in radicalism and violence in the region—and a heavy-handed security crackdown by state authorities. …

By October 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How Chinese President Xi Jinping and His Yellow Umbrella Became a Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Protest Meme

How Chinese President Xi Jinping and His Yellow Umbrella Became a Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Protest Meme

Chinese President Xi Jinping photoshopped into a scene of protesters confronting riot police in Mongkok. …

By October 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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