Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying (C.Y. Leung) Tuesday morning severely condemned an overnight riot that caused at least 48 police officers injured and supported the police to restore social order. About 300 rioters clashed with police from late Monday...
Throughout the 2016 U.S. presidential campaigns, “political incorrectness“ is frequently mentioned in the media and online social networking websites in the United States. The controversial debate was fired by the Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump. Trump is currently leading...
The embattled head of China’s securities regulator is being replaced, state media said on Saturday, following months of turmoil on the country’s stock markets. The move comes as Beijing seeks to restore confidence in its ability to manage the economy...
"In the phrase of Council on Foreign Relations scholar Elizabeth Economy, “China is an illiberal state seeking leadership in a liberal world order.” This is an unpleasant fact for analysts and policy makers who believed for years that China’s...
At sunset, I had an unimpeded view of a crimson-tinted sea from the rooftop bar of the Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. This hotel, which sits right between the Port of Colombo to the north and the Galle...
The Presidential Candidates and Their Scandals As the U.S. election approaches, the need to review and analyze each presidential candidate is becoming an increasingly pressing matter. The backlash against both candidates due to scandals involving them is unprecedented in modern...
China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Wednesday started an emergency food aid plan to Africa after the continent was hit by poor harvest, a MOC statement said. The MOC will draw up detailed aid measures in coordination with relevant departments...
Last December, the Obama Administration notified the United States Congress of its intent to make available to Taiwan an arms package valued at $1.83 billion. It was the first notification to Congress of a planned U.S. arms sale to Taiwan...
People often ask what China wants from the world, what it brings to the world, and whether it will challenge the U.S.-dominated world order. For a country that was issuing food coupons as late as 1993, it is too...
I met Matthew Hartzell, the author of “Matt Hartzell’s China Blog,” in Kunming in early 2014. Once a Harvard history student, he lived in Yunnan for six years, until 2015, and while there one of his hobbies was mapping...

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