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 congratulated President-elect Biden in a message. The two have not yet spoken on the phone. I w…
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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Sinocism weekly discussion; Xi Thought on Rule of Law; Credit markets; Australia-ChinaHappy Friday! One housekeeping note: Occasional forwarding of the newsletter is encouraged, but there are some readers who regularly forward it …
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Today’s Essential Eight items: Xi’s APEC speech Xi Jinping Thought on the Rule of Law Australia-China “Five Eyes” statement on Hong Kong draws threat f…
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Today’s Essential Eight: China’s list of grievances against Australia More debt market stress Hong Kong Xi Jinping Thought on the Rule of Law US-China …
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Now we know why the latest issue of Qiushi published excerpts by Xi on “law-based governance”. The central conference on work related to overall law-ba…
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Axios has more details on the Trump Administration efforts to push through a series of measures against China in its final weeks in office - Trump plan…
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