A video out of China shows a citizen being publicly shamed and having his photo and ID card flashed up on a big screen for crossing the road on a red light.
With many beginning to doubt the prospects for even a partial trade deal with Washington, Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived at China's second annual International Import Export Expo knowing that he needed to convince the world that Beijing intends
China - What apparently was agreed on by both sides involves Chinese purchases of US agricultural and other products, protecting US intellectual property, opening Chinese industries to US firms, and adopting rules to deter currency manipulation.
China -- Reinventing history is a longstanding NYT specialty -- notably about nations the US targets for regime change, wanting them transformed into vassal states. More below on Times reinvented history.
China -- Sino/US geopolitical agendas are polar opposite. Both right wings of the US one-party state seek dominance over other nations, wanting their sovereignty subordinated to US interests.
First it was Baoshang Bank , then it was Bank of Jinzhou, then, two months ago, China's Heng Feng Bank with 1.4 trillion yuan in assets, quietly failed and was just as quietly nationalized.
Officials in Beijing will combine the country's state-of-the-art facial recognition technology with a version of their controversial 'credit system' to speed up security checks in the city's overcrowded metro system, according to HKFP.
In a classic case of Orwell's Doublethink, China's concentration camps are re-labeled as counter-terrorism and de-radicalization centers that make people happy and secure. This is Technocrat madness that defies any rational explanation. ? TN Ed
Court Bans Online Messages 'Inciting' Violence
Prelude to Invasion? ...Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau is permitting the housing Communist Chinese troops in British Columbia. Trudeau is also engaged in international organized crime. These have been persistent rumors for years. However, the real p
Hong Kong has finally entered a recession after more than half a year of violent anti-government protests, the city's Financial Secretary wrote in a blog post over the weekend, reported Reuters.
We're starting to get first-hand knowledge of what we're coining as the "blowback period" in the trade war
Xi was bought in to deal with this problem, and he developed two strategies. The first was to increase domestic consumption. Much of China, however, is too poor to substitute for American and European demand, and attempts to finance domestic consump
Whicker's World - Hong Kong
Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong, 23, is banned from standing for election as the city's pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam rules out political solutions to end protests
This month, in a move which went largely unnoticed, the US and Chinese gold markets moved one step closer to lockstep, when the CME group, home of the COMEX gold derivatives market and the Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE),
After reading the John Lanchester review of two new books on China's surveillance totalitarianism (I wrote about the Lanchester book here, in connection with the NBA scandal), I bought one of the titles...
Vice President Mike Pence was called on once again to play the 'bad cop' in Washington's negotiations with China yesterday when he delivered an aggressive speech blasting Beijing's record on human rights.
Thursday's big trade news isn't actually all that impressive. According to Bloomberg, Beijing has offered to buy $20 billion in American agricultural products a year if 'Phase One' of President Trump's trade deal is eventually ratified. There is just
During a speech Thursday on Chinese-U.S. relations, Vice President Mike Pence criticized the NBA's handling of the fallout in China from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's pro-Hong Kong tweet.
The Army is thinking big -- really big -- in its quest to maintain military dominance over global adversaries.
There is good news and bad news. The good news is Hong Kong finally got one of their demands met, and that is there has been a withdraw from the extradition bill. Now Hong Kong protestors are likely to still continue protesting, as there is yet 4 mor
Millions of Americans are about to be celebrating the Christmas season not being fully aware just how anti-religion and anti-spiritual the People's Republic of China actually is.
Pro-democracy student activists in Hong Kong have disclosed multiple death threats against them and their families after supporting ongoing protests against the government, SCMP reports.
Jihan Wu talks about his history, Bitmain, China's take on mining, the ecological footprint of the industry and what to expect at the halvening.
China - Police State
A group of fans held signs, wore shirts and chanted support for Hong Kong and Tibet in the Brooklyn Nets' first game since returning from China.
A new report from Centaline Property, a research firm providing private data on the property market in Hong Kong, has shown property prices are experiencing their worst downturns since late last year during the global growth scare, which sent global
One day after US stocks ended last week on the back foot amid growing uncertainty over Brexit, the ongoing trade talks on "Phase one" deal between the US and China and signals of a global slowdown, world stocks and US futures have rebounded, with ris