- Fri, 12/09/2016 - 23:05
The European Union (EU) is "extremely troubled" by the human rights situation in China and has called for the immediate release of wrongly detained individuals, it said on Friday.
- Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:22
China is more likely to use Interpol to hunt down corrupt officials than political dissidents, Jie Chen writes.
- Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:19
Proposed changes to China’s policing law would grant officers greater discretionary power to use firearms in cases involving public and national security, a step that some activists contend could diminish human rights protections.
- Tue, 12/06/2016 - 19:06
In late 2012, Chinese President Xi Jinping launched a “war on corruption,” promising to purge the government and Chinese Communist Party of the endemic problem by netting both “tigers and flies,” and by “reining in power in a cage” of laws and regulations.
- Mon, 12/05/2016 - 19:43
A series of joint events by Russia and China on cybersecurity has prompted speculation that Moscow is looking to the architect of the Great Firewall of China for inspiration on how to censor and otherwise regulate the Internet.
- Fri, 12/02/2016 - 23:10
WeChat encompasses more than just text, voice, and video chat; it includes a rich set of features such as gaming, mobile payments, and ride hailing, which make it more of a lifestyle platform than a mere chat app.
- Wed, 11/30/2016 - 17:07
China's Defence Ministry on Wednesday dismissed reports Chinese military vehicles were patrolling inside Afghanistan, after an Indian media outlet said Chinese security forces were making regular patrols there.
- Tue, 11/22/2016 - 19:38
More than three years after the October 2013 UN Universal Periodic Review of China, a coalition of Chinese NGOs has released a report assessing China’s implementation of the recommendations put forward by UN Member States.
- Tue, 11/15/2016 - 20:28
Annual survey of international media correspondents finds that 98% of them do not believe Chinese reporting conditions meet international standards