The ongoing crackdown by the Xi administration in the Xinjiang region has been described as an effort to “re-engineer” the Uyghur identity and as a form of “cultural genocide.” Officially launched in 2014, the steadily...
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 18, 2017
New guidelines from the State Administration for Industry and Commerce forbids the registration of...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 18, 2016
Beijing-based film, television, and online gaming company Perfect World (完美世界) has agreed to...
by Morgan Figuers | Apr 28, 2008
From AFP: US home appliance maker Whirlpool Corporation and Chinese conglomerate Hisense have formed a joint venture to serve the vast consumer market in China, the companies announced Monday. The 50-50 joint venture was formed...
by Sophie Beach | Dec 31, 2007
“Elderly dynamos” who retain power in their companies – even after they’ve hit their 80s or 90s – are at the center of this article from Business Week: In his eight decades in the media business, Sir Run Run Shaw has built the Chinese-speaking world’s most successful film and TV empire. He was co-founder of […]
by Mo Ming | Jul 4, 2006
From Shanghai Daily via China Economic Net: Chinese firms, including Wenzhou-based cigarette lighter producers, the biggest telecom operators and domestic oil giants, are talking about”Go Global,” which means to expand business and seek opportunities in the international market. The key questions facing these Chinese firms are how to expand globally and how to prevent unexpected […]
by Mo Ming | Jul 2, 2006
From MarketWatch: Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng Index will adopt a new weighting methodology and expand the number of constituent shares to 38 from 33, in the biggest overhaul of the index in its 37-year history. Spokesmen for compiler HSI Services Ltd said Friday they will cap individual constituent weightings at 15% using a free-float-adjusted […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – Foreign journalists in China report state backing for rising intimidation during Henan floods
- Forum2000 – Data colonialism: Where China and the West diverge
- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods