Xi Thought Q&A on “universal values”; Jitters over Common Prosperity & “profound transformation”; Entertainment rectification

A bit of a thin newsletter on the last Thursday of summer. I hope to see many of you in tomorrow’s weekly discussion.

Today’s Essential Eight items:

  1. Xi pledges more opening, announces a Beijing stock exchange

  2. Kerry meets Han Zheng and Yang Jiechi

  3. More entertainment industry rectification

  4. More ride-sharing industry rectification

  5. Alibaba’s turn at tertiary di…

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