The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Samuel Wade | Oct 12, 2016
At his V-Day anniversary parade in Beijing last year, Xi Jinping announced that the People’s...
by Josh Rudolph | Mar 10, 2015
With China’s pension fund facing mounting pressure as its population continues to...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 16, 2014
Caixin’s Lan Fang describes the predicament of China’s first generation of migrant...
by Natalie Ornell | Apr 24, 2014
Tens of thousands of workers have been on strike at multiple factories for Yue Yuen, the...
by Cindy | Mar 3, 2014
AFP reports on the National People’s Congress scheduled to commence this Wednesday. Topics...
by Samuel Wade | Nov 21, 2013
A planned relaxation of the one-child policy has been among the most widely discussed aspects of...
by Josh Rudolph | Jul 3, 2013
An amended law encouraging adult children to visit their parents went into effect on Monday in China. This legislative action can be seen to reflect the changes that rapid social and economic transformation are having on a...
by Scott Greene | Aug 10, 2012
The Economist details the challenges facing China’s pension system, which has grown considerably in the last several years but still must grapple with a number of structural inefficiencies: Unlike individual accounts in...
by Liu Yong | Dec 23, 2009
From AFP: China said it will raise the state pension payment for retirees by 10 percent and enable hundreds of millions of migrant workers to transfer their retirement benefits when they move across provinces. The State Council,...
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