Death Threats and Dawn Raids: Welcome to China’s Anti-Graft Drive

Bloomberg News 26 January 2015Frozen Chinese bank accounts. Top executives taken in for questioning. Reports of death threats and pre-dawn clashes between armed body guards...

Robber barons, beware

A crackdown on corruption has spread anxiety among China’s business elite Oct 24th 2015 | SHANGHAI “PROBLEMS that occur in business …should not be politicised.” So...

US professors urge Western universities to end ties to China’s Confucius...

By Peter Foster, Washington 6:22AM BST 18 Jun 2014 In a serious blow to China's soft-power outreach, a leading association of American professors warns that Confucius...

China slips down corruption perception index, despite high-profile crackdown

By Euan McKirdy, CNN  December 3, 2014 Despite a highly-publicized anti-corruption drive spearheaded by President Xi Jinping, China's position on an international corruption perceptions index...

The price of Confucius Institutes

By Editorial Board June 21, 2014 EDUCATIONAL EXCHANGES between the United States and China have grown to record numbers. With these programs come scholarly value...

China’s lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family...

By Grace Li | HONG KONG Chinese travel far and wide to join their families for the Lunar New Year holiday, but for 60-year-old Xie,...