In China, Macron Offers a Vision to Counter Trump

During his first official visit to China this week, French President Emmanuel Macron sought to strengthen ties with Beijing as he aims to develop a strategic partnership with China...

Foreign Firms Under Fire Over Taiwan, Tibet References...

The past week has seen a series of moves by the Cyberspace Administration of China and other official bodies to police sensitive political references on foreign companies’...

Phrase of the Week: Hurt Feelings

The Word of the Week comes from the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a glossary of terms created by Chinese netizens and encountered in online political discussions. These are...

Privacy Concerns Focus on Tech Firms, Not Government...

The news that Apple will hand management of its Chinese users’ iCloud data over to a Guizhou-based state-owned enterprise follows a string of news stories about privacy concerns...

Local Firm to Take Over Apple’s iCloud in China...

Apple has announced that its iCloud services in China will be operated by a state-owned firm in Guizhou beginning next month in order to comply with cloud computing rules in the new...

Despite Significant Effort, China’s #MeToo Struggles...

As previously noted, the efforts of Chinese women to raise awareness of and fight against sexual harassment and assault faced dim prospects for success due to cultural and political...