China Braces for G20 Summit

The final countdown to the 2016 G20 summit has begun after months of painstaking preparation by...

Sensitive Words: Chinese Flag on Hu’s Shoe

As of June 21, the following search terms are blocked on Weibo (not including the “search for user” function): Hu Jintao “Picks Up” the Flag: Lining up for a photo at the G20 summit, the sticker of the Chinese flag marking his...

G-20 Sets Yuan Policy Aside

Normally in the cross-hairs, China’s exchange-rate policy received a free pass as Europe’s debt crisis took center stage when the Group of 20 met over the weekend in Mexico City. From The Wall Street Journal: While...

G20: Economy Rescue Trumps Panda Loan

At the G20 summit in Cannes last week, many a hopeful eye was cast towards China. In the midst of a serious economic crisis and after the US firmly stated that IMF funds are off limits, European finance ministers and leaders...



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