The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 1, 2017
Following reports that Chinese-born Canadian citizen and Hong Kong permanent resident Xiao...
by Natalie Ornell | Jun 4, 2014
At The New York Times, David Barboza and Michael Forsythe tell the story of Xiao Jianhua, a...
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 18, 2013
The Global Times looks at a new report from Hurun and GroupM Knowledge which shows that, amid an...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 25, 2011
The Seattle Times describes the efforts of Yang Lan, one of several "Chinese Oprahs", to build a US-style culture of philanthropy among China's rich: China is second only to the U.S. in the number of billionaires. China has more...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 18, 2011
Xinhua reports the executions for corruption of the former vice mayors of Hangzhou and Suzhou: Xu Maiyong, a former vice mayor of the city of Hangzhou in Zhejiang Province, was convicted of bribery, embezzlement and abuse of...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 15, 2011
While Beijing extends a helping hand to Japan, the Wall Street Journal’s China Real Time Report describes the private relief efforts of one of China’s richest men: Chen Guangbiao, a 42-year-old billionaire and chief executive of...
by cdtstaff | Mar 9, 2011
According to Forbes' annual ranking of the world's wealthiest people, the booming economies of Russia, China, India and Brazil have resulted in the continual increase in the number of billionaires within each country. From...
by cdtstaff | Mar 4, 2011
This Saturday, China's legislative body, the National People's Congress, will convene to discuss and formalize China's new Five Year Plan. But who are China's Congress members? It may or may not be surprising to find that among...
by Paulina Hartono | Oct 31, 2008
Tania Branigan of the Guardian reports on the effect of the 2008 financial crisis on Chinese billionaires. A 60% plunge in the Chinese stock market and 50% drop in Hong Kong shares has wiped hundreds of millions of dollars off...
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