China: hoping for real change
19 Nov 2012 |
tags: China, Communist Party, demography, economic crisis
There has been a changing of the guard at headquarters, but entrenched interests are still well guarded.
The role model
8 Nov 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Barack Obama, China, same-sex marriage
Many Chinese believe that Barack Obama exemplifies the best of the West in culture, compassion and morals.
Books bashing Beijing lose the plot
28 Aug 2012 |
tags: book reviews, China, election 2012
You can't solve America's problems by exaggerating China's.
The shining city on a hill slams its doors
7 May 2012 |
tags: Chen Guangcheng, China, human rights
The Obama Administration's treatment of two Chinese dissidents has been shameful.
No carnival for Costa Concordia captain
24 Jan 2012 |
tags: business ethics, leadership
Who’s really culpable in one of the most avoidable disasters of recent maritime history?
When a Billion Chinese Jump
17 Mar 2011 |
tags: China, environment
The dark side of China's rapid industrialisation is terrible environmental damage, claims a British journalist.
The Western Taliban
7 Mar 2011 |
Local Ministries for the Promotion of Virtue and Suppression of Vice are hard at work. They have 2,000 years of rubbish to cleanse from society.
One Party, two Chinas
14 Feb 2011 |
tags: China, Communist Party
A book by a Western expert fails to grasp the economic and social situation of China, and the power of modern communications to bring about change.
Taming China’s tantrums
23 Nov 2010 |
tags: China, Nobel Peace Prize
The gunboat diplomacy of the West has been succeeded by the extortion diplomacy of the East.
China’s crisis conundrum
13 Aug 2010 |
Despite the government's attempts to regulate consumer safety, corrupt business practices are deeply rooted in Chinese culture.