After The Intercept revealed Google’s censored search engine for China, employees are “upset and scared” as executives restrict information, sources said. So Google cut off access to its employees of all the … Continue reading Google Struggles to Contain Employee Uproar Over China Censorship Plans
Research gives estimates on the longer lives that are now possible in the country. While the US moves in the wrong direction. Source: Four Years After Declaring War on Pollution, China Is … Continue reading Four Years After Declaring War on Pollution, China Is Winning
By 2020, China plans to give all its 1.4. billion citizens a personal score, based on how they behave. Some with low scores are already being punished if they want to … Continue reading By 2020, China plans to give all its 1.4. billion citizens a personal score, based on how they behave.
Pilot projects have begun linking surveillance cameras and internet-connected devices to a nationwide platform called ‘Sharp Eyes.’ By 2020 China hopes to have facial recognition cameras covering 100% of the cities, including … Continue reading China Aims For Near-Total Surveillance, Including in People’s Homes
The Chinese president will no longer be constrained by the term limits that were imposed after Mao Zedong’s tenure. President Trump told his audience at a donor’s meeting last week that China’s … Continue reading China paves way for Xi Jinping to be president for life.
We do it for farms. Why not for factories? Interesting article, and I makes sense. We’re subsidizing one of China’s biggest manufacturers that’s building a plant in the United States, why not … Continue reading Should We Subsidize Manufacturing? | New Yorker
(Reuters) – Chinese textile firms are increasingly using North Korean factories to take advantage of cheaper labor across the border, traders and businesses in the border city of Dandong told Reuters. The clothes made in North Korea are labeled “Made in China” and exported across the world, they said. Using North Korea … Continue reading North Korea factories humming with ‘Made in China’ clothes, traders say | Reuters
In stark contrast to President Trump’s “America First” mantra, the “One Belt, One Road” plan aims to remake global commerce in China’s image. Because China understands how money works and all the other … Continue reading Behind China’s $1 Trillion Plan to Shake Up the Economic Order
US leader has softened on a range of issues. Is he a bully who relents when challenged, or is he learning the limits of his power? Trump has changed his mind with … Continue reading China U-turn is latest sign Trump may turn out to be a paper tiger
Interesting take. This statement is the most powerful: “In the past 30 years, America had 13 wars spending $14.2 trillion … no matter how good your strategy is you’re supposed to spend … Continue reading Alibaba founder Jack Ma has a brutal theory of how America went wrong over the past 30 years
“In future, people’s confidence in ‘one country, two systems’ will worsen,” To said. Yeah, I think this is a theme pretty much everywhere. Source: China moves to bar independence activists as … Continue reading China moves to bar independence activists as crisis escalates
China had been one of the world’s worst offenders on the subject of climate change — then Trump came along Well, there you have it. There’s no lower we can go on … Continue reading When China calls out Donald Trump on climate change, you know it’s bad – Salon.com