As a result of President Xi Jinping’s ongoing anti-corruption campaign, there has been a...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 9, 2014
While local civil servants don’t take home much in the way of an official salary, they...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 26, 2013
At The Wall Street Journal, Bob Davis describes how prestige and security are driving fresh graduates towards jobs in government or state-owned enterprises, rather than private companies or entrepreneurship: Over the past...
by 不忘初心 | Nov 29, 2012
This week in Wuhan, a handful of female college students protested against invasive gynecological tests required for civil service jobs. From Jonathan Kaiman at The Guardian: A picture of the protest on Monday, which appeared in...
by Liu Yong | May 19, 2009
From Bloomberg: Sun Yizhen considered her university degree in international trade the ticket to a prestigious career with a state-owned enterprise like Bank of China Ltd. in Beijing. Instead, she found herself huddled against a...
by Priscilla Jiao | Oct 15, 2008
From China Daily: Civil service jobs have gradually become popular again with growing numbers of graduates nominating them as their “ideal jobs”. Amid the current global financial crisis’ implications for the...
CDT in the News
- Hindustan Times – Chinese Communist party wing mocks India’s Covid crisis on social media
- POLITICO – Feminists thwarting China’s population goals
- Forum 2000 – Xiao Qiang: Digital authoritarianism in China undermines democratic values
- NYT – Women Are Battling China’s Angry Trolls. The Trolls Are Winning
- The Jamestown Foundation – Hong Kong Cracks Down on National Security Imperatives Amid Electoral Reforms