- Fri, 03/04/2016 - 19:43
The Chinese microblogging site Weibo has a huge following, with around 100 million users posting every day.
- Fri, 03/04/2016 - 19:35
The rise to around $150bn a year is still dwarfed by the US budget which stands at $573bn
- Fri, 03/04/2016 - 19:31
When journalists at the Guangdong-based Southern Weekly found that their 2013 new year editorial had been changed, without their knowledge, to exalt the virtues of the Communist Party, they took their outrage to the Chinese microblogging site Weibo.
- Mon, 02/29/2016 - 20:20
The Communist party is in a ‘no holds barred’ battle to wrestle absolute control of all media to project a better image of China
- Fri, 02/26/2016 - 19:39
It was a photo that raised eyebrows among the small circle of academics who recognised the Chinese guests of former foreign minister and NSW premier Bob Carr.
- Fri, 02/26/2016 - 18:23
Apple Inc. has come out swinging in its pitched battle with the government on its home turf. But when it comes to its second-largest market, China, the Cupertino, Calif., company has been far more accommodating.
- Thu, 02/25/2016 - 21:26
A series of new laws with a national security focus were drafted or enacted that presented grave dangers to human rights.
- Mon, 02/22/2016 - 18:25
China’s military growth combined with heightened territorial tensions is likely to propel the Asia Pacific region to the top rank of military spending by the end of the decade, according to a report by IHS Jane’s.
- Fri, 02/19/2016 - 17:39
In the latest sign that China’s long-touted “opening up” is reversing into a “closing down,” a Chinese ministry has issued new rules that ban any foreign-invested company from publishing anything online in China, effective next month.
- Thu, 02/18/2016 - 19:37
The U.N. human rights chief on Tuesday called on China to immediately release all lawyers it has in detention, after raising concerns with Chinese authorities over a crackdown against government critics, legal experts and advocacy groups in recent months.