Cautious optimism; Propaganda and censorship; Gui Minhai; Will the US expel PRC journalists?

Cautious optimism is growing that China has passed the worst of the epidemic, based at least on the official data. It is hard to know how much the positive energy is real as opposed to generated as part of the increasingly urgent push to restart the economy.

The positive energy efforts are coupled with increasingly aggressive support policies for busine…

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