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The stakes are high for China as WHO teams arrive to investigate the origins of the coronavirus. Beijing has presented a success story to the world — and will not accept any criticism.
How vulnerable is Xi Jinping over coronavirus? In today’s China, there are few to hold him to account.6 min read
China’s leader is facing one of the greatest challenges of his presidency. But the extent of China’s controls almost rule out monumental change – or Xi taking accountability for his mistakes.
So much on Covid-19, and why I think it has become a metaphor for China’s economic development conundrum. Forceful but brittle, secretive, and controlling governance.
Mike Butcher explains in a brilliant thread why countries like the UK are making a conscious trade-off between security and prosperity.
China-watchers are paying close attention to the structural slowdown in China’s economy and the potential risks in China’s banking system.