China

Wukan Village – an open rebellion in China?

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailWukan Village appears again under the international spotlight after local officials used violence to suppress the on-going demonstration, resulting in many injured and arrested. It is not the…


Is Alipay eating into China’s finance sector?

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailMobile payment is increasingly popular in China, and as digital finance companies get a strong foothold in the market the risk that new technology will eventually…


China’s killer crisis in the countryside

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailA woman in China killed her four young children and herself. Suicide in China’s rural provinces is becoming more common and raises questions: did poverty…




How Hong Kong is standing up to China

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailIn an election with a record turnout Hong Kongers have delivered a surprise swipe at Beijing, electing young, radical activists to be new members to…



The BATtle in Chinese Internet Healthcare Market

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailThe Chinese healthcare market has become increasingly competitive in the past few years. Three dominant Internet giants – Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent (BAT) – are competing…