China Deploys Drones in Xinjiang
August 22, 2014
China Deploys Drones in Xinjiang
Plus, more on SOE reform, legalizing marijuana, and China's thirst for greatness. Friday China links.
China Deploys Drones in Xinjiang
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
August 22, 2014
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
Beijing is attempting to improve regional relations in the run up to November’s APEC summit.
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
Could a Climate Change Deal Fit China’s Economic Reform Agenda?
August 22, 2014
Could a Climate Change Deal Fit China’s Economic Reform Agenda?
Why an ambitious deal on climate change is much more likely now than it was in Copenhagen in 2009.
Could a Climate Change Deal Fit China’s Economic Reform Agenda?
Reports: 5 Tibetans Dead After Police Fire on Protestors
August 22, 2014
Reports: 5 Tibetans Dead After Police Fire on Protestors
Tibetan rights groups say five men died in police custody after a protest in Garze, Sichuan.
Reports: 5 Tibetans Dead After Police Fire on Protestors
Beijing Enters China's New Bond Market
August 21, 2014
Beijing Enters China's New Bond Market
Beijing is the 8th local government to issue bonds under a pilot program to combat shadow banking.
Beijing Enters China's New Bond Market
North Korea: China's Largest Drug Dealer?
August 21, 2014
North Korea: China's Largest Drug Dealer?
North Korea is likely to be a major target in China's new war on drugs.
North Korea: China's Largest Drug Dealer?
China Keeps Close Eye on Pakistan Protests
August 21, 2014
China Keeps Close Eye on Pakistan Protests
Beijing is not overly concerned yet, but instability in Pakistan could threaten China's economic and security interests.
China Keeps Close Eye on Pakistan Protests
Deng Xiaoping: Xi's Political Role Model
August 20, 2014
Deng Xiaoping: Xi's Political Role Model
By embracing Deng, Xi Jinping makes it clear that he too wants to be remembered as a great reformer.
Deng Xiaoping: Xi's Political Role Model
Why a China-South Korea Alliance Won't Happen
August 20, 2014
Why a China-South Korea Alliance Won't Happen
Despite close ties, Beijing and Seoul's divergent interests, as well as regional politics, preclude a formal alliance.
Why a China-South Korea Alliance Won't Happen
China’s Quest to Build an ‘Influential and Credible’ Media
August 20, 2014
China’s Quest to Build an ‘Influential and Credible’ Media
Xi Jinping envisions a Chinese state-run media that is credible and influential both at home and abroad.
China’s Quest to Build an ‘Influential and Credible’ Media
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
August 20, 2014
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
Xi's promise is a signal that SOEs will need to change to fulfill the CCP's goals for economic reform.
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
China's Three Leaders: the Revolutionary, the Reformer, and the Innovator
August 19, 2014
China's Three Leaders: the Revolutionary, the Reformer, and the Innovator
As China enters a new historical phase, Xi Jinping and company must become a new type of leader.
China's Three Leaders: the Revolutionary, the Reformer, and the Innovator
China Arrests Jackie Chan’s Son for Drugs
August 19, 2014
China Arrests Jackie Chan’s Son for Drugs
Despite his father’s fierce support for the CCP, his son has been arrested in China’s anti-drug campaign.
China Arrests Jackie Chan’s Son for Drugs
Why China Can't Innovate
August 19, 2014
Why China Can't Innovate
Xi Jinping praises innovation in the abstract, but China's system is not set up to encourage innovation in practice.
Why China Can't Innovate
China Watches the Ferguson Protests
August 18, 2014
China Watches the Ferguson Protests
China's state news agency sees the Ferguson protests as evidence of America's human rights failings.
China Watches the Ferguson Protests
Hong Kong's Dueling Protest Movements
August 18, 2014
Hong Kong's Dueling Protest Movements
Pro-government forces in Hong Kong are organizing their own marches in response to the Occupy Central movement.
Hong Kong's Dueling Protest Movements
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