Today’s Essential Eight: Xi and the Standing Committee declare victory in war on poverty Did corruption delay testing in Wuhan in January? Australia-China Steel production surges, air quality worsens They just can’t quit real estate US-Chi…
In an interview with New York Times columnist Tom Friedman President-elect Biden said he would not immediately remove Trump’s China tariffs - Joe Biden…
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Today’s Essential Eight: Politburo study session on intellectual property rights protection Australia-China “I can, you can not” Greening the Belt & Ro…
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Australia-China relations were already worsening into the weekend as China announced punishing tariffs on Australian wine, the latest in a series of ec…
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Sinocism weekly discussionHappy Friday! We are still in holiday mode, so no specific topics. Feel free to talk about whatever you want. I am feeling nostalgic for Beijing…
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Reminder: Tomorrow is Thanksgiving in the US and so there will be no newsletter. There will be the regular weekly open discussion on Friday. Xi congrat…
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I know over the last few weeks I warned that Trump might really push the envelope on tough China policies before he had to step down. That may still ha…
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The new panda cub at the National Zoo in Washington DC has a name—Xiao Qi Ji 小奇迹。 Apologies for engaging in panda propaganda, and US-China relations ar…
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