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Charlotte Gao

Charlotte Gao holds a MA degree in Asian Studies. Her research interests center around East Asian topics. She has worked in the past as a news editor, reporter, and writer for multiple traditional, online, and new media outlets.

How Fast is China's Economy Really Growing?
October 19, 2017
How Fast is China's Economy Really Growing?
China’s Central Bank Governor said Chinese economy growth will hit 7 percent in H2.
How Fast is China's Economy Really Growing?
Taiwan Calls for New Cross-Strait Relations After Xi’s Strong Speech
October 19, 2017
Taiwan Calls for New Cross-Strait Relations After Xi’s Strong Speech
China's president pressed Taiwan’s government to recognize the “1992 Consensus” at the 19th Party Congress.
Taiwan Calls for New Cross-Strait Relations After Xi’s Strong Speech
China's 19th Party Congress Sends a Message to Chinese Media
October 18, 2017
China's 19th Party Congress Sends a Message to Chinese Media
Chinese president vows to “firmly grip on the leadership in the field of ideology. ”
China's 19th Party Congress Sends a Message to Chinese Media
3 Major Takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Speech at the 19th Party Congress
October 18, 2017
3 Major Takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Speech at the 19th Party Congress
Chinese president kicks off the national event with a 3-plus-hour speech.
3 Major Takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Speech at the 19th Party Congress
China on Edge Amid 19th Party Congress
October 17, 2017
China on Edge Amid 19th Party Congress
Chinese citizens are experiencing a high level of social control as the important event gets underway.
China on Edge Amid 19th Party Congress
China's Lobbying Against the Taiwan Travel Act Backfires
October 17, 2017
China's Lobbying Against the Taiwan Travel Act Backfires
Despite China’s threat, the US House Foreign Affairs Committee passed the Taiwan Travel Act unanimously.
China's Lobbying Against the Taiwan Travel Act Backfires
Chinese Communist Party Expels Former Justice Minister for ‘Serious Discipline Problems’
October 16, 2017
Chinese Communist Party Expels Former Justice Minister for ‘Serious Discipline Problems’
Wu Aiying had served as Chinese justice minister for 12 years until 2017.
Chinese Communist Party Expels Former Justice Minister for ‘Serious Discipline Problems’
Beijing Launches Strict Security Checks for the 19th CCP Congress
October 16, 2017
Beijing Launches Strict Security Checks for the 19th CCP Congress
Railway passengers, metro riders, and even those mailing packages will undergo increased scrutiny.
Beijing Launches Strict Security Checks for the 19th CCP Congress
China Backs Egypt's UNESCO Leadership Bid While the US Withdraws Completely
October 13, 2017
China Backs Egypt's UNESCO Leadership Bid While the US Withdraws Completely
Beijing has made a smart move, dropping its UNESCO leadership bid to back Egypt at a "critical juncture."
China Backs Egypt's UNESCO Leadership Bid While the US Withdraws Completely
Is China’s Economy Coming Back?
October 12, 2017
Is China’s Economy Coming Back?
IMF raises China’s 2017 GDP forecast to 6.8 percent, 0.1 percent higher than its previous forecast.
Is China’s Economy Coming Back?
China Taps Former UN Ambassador as Deputy Head of Taiwan Affairs Office
October 12, 2017
China Taps Former UN Ambassador as Deputy Head of Taiwan Affairs Office
Liu Jieyi takes his new position as a deputy in the Taiwan Affairs Office ahead of the 19th Party Congress.
China Taps Former UN Ambassador as Deputy Head of Taiwan Affairs Office
New South Korean Ambassador to China Vows to Resolve THAAD Feud
October 11, 2017
New South Korean Ambassador to China Vows to Resolve THAAD Feud
Chinese foreign ministry welcomes the ambassador and hopes he can play a positive role.
New South Korean Ambassador to China Vows to Resolve THAAD Feud
Jimmy Carter: China's Only US Ally on North Korea?
October 10, 2017
Jimmy Carter: China's Only US Ally on North Korea?
Chinese foreign ministry quotes Carter who suggests the US send a delegation to Pyongyang
Jimmy Carter: China's Only US Ally on North Korea?
Despite China’s Green Campaign, Air Quality Targets Still Hard to Meet
October 09, 2017
Despite China’s Green Campaign, Air Quality Targets Still Hard to Meet
Chinese government efforts to improve air quality in China have shown mixed results so far .
Despite China’s Green Campaign, Air Quality Targets Still Hard to Meet
Pakistan Navy to Purchase Frigates from China
October 09, 2017
Pakistan Navy to Purchase Frigates from China
Pakistan’s former naval chief Muhammad Zakaullah said contracts have been signed to acquire frigates from China.
Pakistan Navy to Purchase Frigates from China
US Commission Doubts the Viability of the ‘One Country, Two Systems’ Model in Hong Kong
October 06, 2017
US Commission Doubts the Viability of the ‘One Country, Two Systems’ Model in Hong Kong
The Hong Kong government says foreign legislatures should not interfere in Hong Kong’s affairs.
US Commission Doubts the Viability of the ‘One Country, Two Systems’ Model in Hong Kong
Can a Taiwanese Be The Delegate of China’s 19th Party Congress?
October 06, 2017
Can a Taiwanese Be The Delegate of China’s 19th Party Congress?
The Taiwan government says no, unless she renounces her Taiwanese citizenship
Can a Taiwanese Be The Delegate of China’s 19th Party Congress?
Chinese Warships Make First London Voyage
October 05, 2017
Chinese Warships Make First London Voyage
China aims to expand military cooperation with Britain in the "Golden Era"
Chinese Warships Make First London Voyage
Is It OK for Communist Party Members to Visit Temples?
October 05, 2017
Is It OK for Communist Party Members to Visit Temples?
China’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection says it depends.
Is It OK for Communist Party Members to Visit Temples?
Hong Kong’s High-Speed Rail Station: Another Test for ‘One Country, Two Systems’
October 04, 2017
Hong Kong’s High-Speed Rail Station: Another Test for ‘One Country, Two Systems’
Parts of the plan for the new station remain controversial.
Hong Kong’s High-Speed Rail Station: Another Test for ‘One Country, Two Systems’
After Anti-China Campaign Rhetoric, Mongolia’s President Congratulates China on National Day
October 03, 2017
After Anti-China Campaign Rhetoric, Mongolia’s President Congratulates China on National Day
Campaign talk aside, Mongolia still depends overwhelmingly on China.
After Anti-China Campaign Rhetoric, Mongolia’s President Congratulates China on National Day
Are China and Japan Moving Towards a Rapprochement?
October 03, 2017
Are China and Japan Moving Towards a Rapprochement?
Chinese foreign minister says that China expects more good news from Japan after Japanese Prime Minister’s surprise move.
Are China and Japan Moving Towards a Rapprochement?
China Aids Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh While Backing Myanmar Government
October 02, 2017
China Aids Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh While Backing Myanmar Government
China donates 150 tons of aid to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, but doesn’t mention the term "Rohingya"
China Aids Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh While Backing Myanmar Government
China’s 'Super Golden Week': 710 Million People on the Move
October 02, 2017
China’s 'Super Golden Week': 710 Million People on the Move
During the 8-day holiday, half of China’s population will be traveling at home and abroad.
China’s 'Super Golden Week': 710 Million People on the Move
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