July 16, 2013
PS4 and Xbox One: Coming to China?
With the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, China is expected to lift its 13-year ban on gaming consoles.
April 25, 2013
Xi Jinping's Great Society
New regulations suggest a growing role for China’s civil society.
April 10, 2013
Chinese Artistic Portrait Photography Goes Underwater
China’s love of wearing fancy period outfits and posing for glamorous portraits has gone underwater.
April 16, 2012
Shanghai Grand Prix Runs Smooth
Nico Rosberg wins a low incident Shanghai Grand Prix. Now it’s on to the controversial Bahrain race.
April 10, 2012
Inside Shanghai’s Schools
One survey found Shanghai schools to be the best in the world. But not every school plays by the same rules.
April 09, 2012
Beijing vs Shanghai
Beijing may be the capital of China. But in the sporting world, Shanghai is increasingly getting the best of it.
April 06, 2012
China’s Economy After the Crisis
That China’s economy is unbalanced is widely recognized. So why aren’t its policy makers doing more to fix it?
December 20, 2011
Can Okada Woo China?
A Chinese club has hired former Japan football coach Takeshi Okada. Can he make it big in China?
September 28, 2011
Is Shanghai's Education Best?
An OECD assessment last year suggested Shanghai’s schools are the best in the world. Are they?
August 01, 2011
How Shanghai Schools Beat Them All
Shanghai students are ranked the best in the world, according to an OECD assessment. So why are they so much better than their peers?
April 04, 2011
Fragility of the Chinese Mind
Hoarding of salt and the buying up of burial plots suggest a worrying tendency for Chinese to panic.
February 02, 2011
China's Luxury Goods Boom
China is seeing a boom in spending on luxury goods. And it’s not just the super rich that are forking out.