April 01, 2022
Xiongan New Area, 5 Years on
By Dan Macklin
The much-touted mega-project is a fitting symbol for China’s political-economic transition under Xi Jinping.
September 13, 2019
A Lockdown in Central Beijing
By Bonnie Girard
The Chinese capital locked up tourists and business travelers will little advance notice, all for a parade rehearsal.
December 18, 2018
Boozing in Beijing
By Layne Vandenberg
Exploring hybrid concepts in the Beijing food and beverage space.
June 23, 2018
The Changing Face of Beijing
By Henry Reilly
Hubs of commerce and community life undergo a controversial makeover.
April 25, 2018
Is China Forging a New Tripolar World Order?
By N. Janardhan
We could soon have a new tripolar world order, with China joining the United States and Russia at the helm of global affairs.
December 04, 2017
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
By John Pabon
Beijing's attempts to push out migrant workers will have economic consequences.
October 16, 2017
Beijing Launches Strict Security Checks for the 19th CCP Congress
By Charlotte Gao
Railway passengers, metro riders, and even those mailing packages will undergo increased scrutiny.
July 28, 2017
Chinese National Media Downplays Indian Official's Visit to Beijing
By Charlotte Gao
Amid China and India’s standoff in Doklam, Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval arrived in Beijing on July 27
July 18, 2017
12 Regions of China: The North China Plain
By John Lee
The heartland of ancient China is fittingly home to the modern-day capital.
July 15, 2017
Understanding the India-China Standoff at Doklam
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
India and Chinese troops are currently gridlocked in one of the most serious border standoffs in decades. Why?
May 30, 2017
Xiongan: A New City for the Xi Jinping Era
By George G. Chen
Why Xiongan is the antithesis of Shenzhen.
May 13, 2017
WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
By DD Wu
WHA says cross-strait understanding between China and Taiwan is the basis for invitation