SPOILERS FOLLOW! The second season of Netflix’s political drama House of Cards, released in...
by Scott Greene | Oct 17, 2012
Even though the third U.S. presidential debate will tackle specific foreign policy issues, Mark McDonald of The International Herald Tribune writes that President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney still butted...
by 不忘初心 | Jun 11, 2012
Tension between China and Japan over the East China Sea has not stopped them from developing trade between the two countries. The Asia-Pacific Journal reports that Japan and China started direct trading of their currencies on...
by Samuel Wade | Nov 15, 2011
Former ambassador to China and aspiring Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman has criticised his rivals’ anti-China posturing, as others compete be seen as tough on Beijing. From China Real Time Report: Mr....
by Samuel Wade | Sep 8, 2011
At Foreign Policy, Arthur Kroeber embarks on an epic overview of political issues surrounding the yuan, from controversial exchange rates to its questionable future as an international reserve currency. He dismisses the popular...
by dwang | May 30, 2009
U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner arrived in China this weekend, where he will meet Monday and Tuesday with some of China’s highest officials, including President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao. These are...
by Jenny Leung | May 25, 2009
From Bloomberg: China’s yuan posted its biggest decline in almost two months after the central bank lowered the reference rate by the most since December, spurring speculation policy makers will halt currency appreciation to aid...
by Sophie Beach | Apr 16, 2009
Following earlier controversy over statements made by U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, the U.S. Treasury has not labeled China a currency manipulator. From Reuters: The U.S. Treasury Department on Wednesday declined to...
by Kate Zhao | Aug 19, 2007
From Caijing.com.cn: Two-year-old free trade talks between China and Australia have encountered some difficulties, particularly in areas of market access, Australia’s lead negotiator Ric Wells said in an August 13 interview. Wells, the point man in Beijing for the Australian Foreign Affairs and Trade Department , is urging China to follow his country’s lead by […]
by Morgan Figuers | Jun 13, 2007
China, according to the US Treasury, cannot technically be classified as a currency manipulator. China has not used the undervalued yuan for a trade advantage, but several Congressmen and Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson Jr. have expressed concern over China’s export-driven economy, and they are seeking a solution. From the New York Times: A group […]
CDT in the News
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers
- Mind Matters – For Five Days There Was Free Expression in China
- Hoover Institution – Xiao Qiang On China’s Model Of Digital Authoritarianism
- New York Times – In China, an App Offered Space for Debate. Then the Censors Came.
- Taiwan CNA – China blocks Clubhouse, official media say “anti-China has nothing to do with free speech”