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Digitizing the Chinese New Year
February 05, 2019

Digitizing the Chinese New Year

By Layne Vandenberg and Rex Simons
The traditions of the Chinese red envelope, known as a hongbao, continue through an unlikely avenue: mobile phone apps.

South Korea’s 2 New Year Celebrations
January 15, 2019

South Korea’s 2 New Year Celebrations

By Layne Vandenberg
South Korea’s two New Years celebrations comes with an array of foods and rituals to celebrate with family.
Chunwan, Art and Authoritarianism
February 19, 2016

Chunwan, Art and Authoritarianism

By Chun Peng
Can art flourish under an authoritarian regime?

From South China Sea to California, Chinese Celebrate the Lunar New Year
February 13, 2016

From South China Sea to California, Chinese Celebrate the Lunar New Year

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, an update on the Tainan earthquake, Yan Xuetong, and what to do about North Korea. Friday China links.

The 2016 Chinese New Year Gala: a Propaganda Disaster
February 09, 2016

The 2016 Chinese New Year Gala: a Propaganda Disaster

By David Gitter
Chinese netizens are rolling their eyes at the heavy-handed propaganda in China's most-watched TV program.

China’s Anti-Corruption Org Seeks ‘Hidden Tigers’
February 27, 2015

China’s Anti-Corruption Org Seeks ‘Hidden Tigers’

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, China’s travel rush, legal reforms, the South China Sea, and China in the Middle East. Friday China links.

Seeking China’s Help in Taliban Negotiations, Afghanistan Cracks Down on Uyghur Militants
February 21, 2015

Seeking China’s Help in Taliban Negotiations, Afghanistan Cracks Down on Uyghur Militants

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, China-Russia ties, the CCTV New Year gala, and cartoon Xi Jinping. Friday China links.
Unity, Family, and Socialism: President Xi Offers Chinese New Year Greetings
February 19, 2015

Unity, Family, and Socialism: President Xi Offers Chinese New Year Greetings

By Shannon Tiezzi
By placing the family front and center, Xi is drawing a parallel with national unity.

World’s Largest Human Migration Underway in China
February 07, 2015

World’s Largest Human Migration Underway in China

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, the Dalai Lama, U.S.-China CBMs, "discord" in the South China Sea, and Chinese militants in IS. Your China links.

China’s Holiday Spending Sprees
December 29, 2014

China’s Holiday Spending Sprees

By Sara Hsu
Consumer spending was robust over the Christmas period, and looks set to perform well during Chinese New Year.

Don’t Look Down! Russian Thrill Seekers Illegally Climb Shanghai Tower
February 15, 2014

Don’t Look Down! Russian Thrill Seekers Illegally Climb Shanghai Tower

By J.T. Quigley
Police are looking for two men who scaled the unfinished skyscraper without safety equipment or permission.
Chinese New Year: Increasingly Traditional, Increasingly Global
January 31, 2014

Chinese New Year: Increasingly Traditional, Increasingly Global

By Jin Kai
Spring Festival celebrations in China and around the world represent the twin pulls of modernization and tradition.

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