The Sinocism China Newsletter provides commentary, analysis and curated links to the important English and Chinese news of the day. Bill Bishop, who is fluent in Chinese and lived and worked in Beijing for over a decade, publishes the newsletter several times each week.

The Sinocism blog became the Sinocism China Newsletter in the Spring of 2012 after Beijing blocked An email newsletter was a Great Firewall (GFW) workaround and it is quite gratifying to have grown from those few dozen initial readers to more than 30,000 subscribers today.

The weekly newsletter is free but as of October 16, 2017 the daily newsletter costs $11/month or $118/year. Subscribers to the paid daily edition automatically get the free weekly newsletter.

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Starting November 10, 2017 the free newsletter will be published in partnership with Axios as the Axios China Newsletter by Bill Bishop of Sinocism.

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The paid version offers at least four daily updates a week and includes more commentary and analysis from me. In the future I plan to add membership forums and, as the business grows, contributors to expand the depth and breadth of the product.

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Thanks, and I look forward to working for all of you.