China

covid-19

How many people have COVID-19 and don’t even know it?

April 5, 2020 10:57 am

We know that the cases which are being recorded are only the tip of an iceberg

Chinese President Xi Jinping

Italy gave China PPE to help with coronavirus — then China made them buy it back

April 4, 2020 3:17 pm

Reports of Beijing’s diplomacy go from bad to worse

world

How will the world be changed by the war against coronavirus?

April 2, 2020 1:06 pm

Will March 2020 be remembered like the Great Crash of 1929 or the end of World War Two in 1945?

china

Beware China’s masked diplomacy

March 31, 2020 1:14 pm

From Confucius to confusing us: disinformation with a Chinese twist

taiwan

The best message the State Department could send Beijing and the WHO

March 30, 2020 5:25 pm

Time to officially recognize Taiwan

liberalism

Will coronavirus revive liberalism — or deliver it a fatal blow?

March 23, 2020 2:13 pm

Some politicians, despite what they might have hoped, are only ever remembered for one thing. Coronavirus could easily become that ‘one thing’ for today’s leaders

wuhan

Beijing’s attempts to elude blame for the Wuhan virus will backfire

March 20, 2020 12:58 pm

The Trump administration will vigorously defend itself against the CCP’s smear campaign

wet markets singapore

Time to ban wet markets

March 18, 2020 1:16 pm

China’s rampant consumption of exotic animals and lack of hygiene standards is far from above criticism

mao

How Mao’s medicine made modern China

March 18, 2020 10:27 am

While Mao’s intent was to mobilize the masses from the bottom up, the party response to COVID-19 runs largely in the opposite direction

chinese

We’re all Chinese now

March 16, 2020 8:50 am

The international coronavirus response marks a huge breakthrough moment for Chinese soft power

huawei

Coronavirus is a metaphor for Britain’s vulnerability over Huawei

March 12, 2020 1:14 pm

Why are we making ourselves dependent on a country, China, which is not far short of being our enemy?

entrepreneurs

The antidote to virus panic is in the hands of entrepreneurs

March 12, 2020 12:43 pm

Forty-five years’ observation of markets has taught me to hold my breath and wait for the bounce

coronavirus

How coronavirus could change the global order

March 11, 2020 10:03 am

Western diplomacy might, if used judiciously, change Chinese behavior while Beijing is on the defensive

coronavirus crash

Could coronavirus really trigger the next crash?

February 29, 2020 11:08 am

There could well be a rapid catch-up in production

coronavirus

Coronavirus is a chance to buy cheaper — but it comes with a health warning

February 26, 2020 11:29 pm

Canny stock-pickers scan the pharmaceutical sector for claims of a first coronavirus vaccine

coronavirus

How the clever people got coronavirus wrong

February 26, 2020 8:10 am

Of course, stigma is a problem when it comes to viruses. But it is not ‘stigma’ which has left cities in quarantine

coronavirus

In coronavirus quarantine

February 25, 2020 10:19 am

House arrest in China could be worse

equifax

Why does the Chinese Communist party want my credit history?

February 19, 2020 11:48 am

Citizens and consumers in liberal democracies should fear the rise of the CCP

coronavirus

Is China hiding how bad the coronavirus is?

February 8, 2020 4:32 pm

When an authoritarian regime controls all media outlets and arrests anyone who talks outside the party line, truth is hard to discover

huawei

The most sinister thing about Huawei may be how clean it is

January 30, 2020 10:10 am

If you were China’s top spymaster, the last thing you’d do right now is order Huawei to up its game and channel more intelligence

huawei

The West’s failure to create a Huawei alternative

January 29, 2020 7:42 am

Britain has accepted a massive security risk in return for Chinese 5G. How should America respond?

xi

Xi’s dictatorship is a tragedy, not a farce

January 20, 2020 12:50 pm

His oppression impacts all aspects of Chinese life

china

China and Russia win from America’s wars

January 3, 2020 12:00 pm

Their strategic aim is to displace the United States from Eurasia

uighur muslim

The chilling stories from inside China’s Muslim internment camps

December 11, 2019 11:20 pm

More than a million have been detained with the official aim of eradicating ‘the virus in their thinking’

michael bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg’s Chinese appeasement

November 30, 2019 1:26 pm

Xi’s megalomania is unalloyed and unchecked