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WeChat Or Chinese Journalists: Who Is Doing China's Bidding Abroad?

Beginning last month, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has tightened access to media visas for any journalist holding a Chinese passport. The validity period of each visa delivered will be ...

China

Helping China's Elderly Catch Up With Our Information Age

BEIJING — A video is making the rounds across China's internet. On a bus in the western city of Xi'an, an elderly man is seen shouting at a pregnant woman that she should give up her seat. "I ...

China

Why Chinese Are Choosing Europe To Invest In Real Estate

BEIJING — Yang Ke works for a high-tech company in Shenzhen on the southeast coast of China. Thanks to a few years spent abroad, he has saved up a considerable amount of money and is looking ...

China

China, Deconstructing Xi Jinping's Imperial Temptation

By becoming president for life, Xi Jinping is bringing China back to its imperial history, taking...

China

In China's Crackdown On Religions, Buddhism Gets A Pass

President Xi Jinping demands "inflexible atheism" from his fellow Communist Party members. But he...

China

In Xi Jinping's China, The Cult Of Mao Comes Roaring Back

BEIJING — In Xi Jinping's China, it is again a risky proposition to openly criticize Mao Zedong. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) thought it had resolved the discussion in 1981 when it ...

Argentina

Put All Doubts To Rest, China Is Betting On The Free Market

Xi Jinping's calls in Davos to protect free trade are not a jab at Donald Trump, but in keeping w...

Switzerland

Sorry Davos, Xi Jinping Is Not Your Free Trade Savior

-OpEd- Is this China's big moment? The World Economic Forum in Davos is welcoming Chinese president Xi Jinping as a special guest. It's the first time a Chinese leader has attended the event. ...

China

Child Thieves For Hire In China

A county in China long known for its poets and philosophers is now in the news for something far more notorious — renting out children as thieves for hire. In Dao county in the southern ...

China

China, A Global Superpower? Not So Fast

-OpEd- KALAMAZOO — People from China who travel abroad are struck by the stark differences between their countries. In the U.S. and Europe, they probably envy how people live in comfort and ...

China

Guangzhou, How Villages Get Swallowed Into A Megacity

In 2002, the major southern city gave developers a decade to revitalize 138 old villages as part ...

China

Mao's Aqueduct: Biggest Water Project Ever Rises In China

One of Mao's most grandiose ideas — an aqueduct stretching 3,500 kilometers — is ...

China

China Is Amazon's Fastest Growing Destination

BEIJING — Zhang Wenyi is bullish on Amazon in China, which he says is already the U.S. retailer's ...

China

A Rising China And The Vicious Circle Of Brain Drain

-OpEd- NOTTINGHAM — After recently studying a survey about the shocking number of ...

United States

Chinese Super-Rich Storm Los Angeles Real Estate Market

In the past year, the greater Los Angeles area has seen a surge in the number of ...

China

China's Worrying 1%, Wealth Inequality Of Epic Proportions

A new study shows income and asset inequality in China has reached epic proportions, with the top...

China

Welcome To Yanbian, China's Flourishing "Third Korea"

Despite China's geographic and political proximity with North Korea, it's South K...

China

The Difference Between Chinese And Western Billionaires

A disproportionately high number of China's so-called "super-rich" came from re...

China

Lamborghini In China, Racing To Improve Reputation

BEIJING — As it marks the 10th anniversary of its entry into China, Lamborghini is undergoing a major ...

China

How China Tries To Censor The Whole World

Already very active within the country, Chinese censorship is now being applied outside its borde...

China

Up Close At Huawei, China's Challenger To Smartphone Giants

A look inside Huawei's HQ in Shenzen, the Silicon Valley of China, where plans are being laid to ...

China

China, An Economic Superpower Lagging On Innovation

BEIJING — China can be proud of its achievements in both business innovation and in ...