A proposal to make English an elective subject rather than a compulsory one has sparked a divisive dialogue on Chinese social media.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 10 March 2021
Chinese experts and lawmakers believe that vaccine passports could facilitate the removal of mandatory quarantines for travelers.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 04 March 2021
In recent days, cases have been reported in Shanghai, Tianjin, Anhui and Yunnan.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 11 November 2020
McDonald's recently released their version of the famous Shaanxi delicacy to the dismay of Chinese netizens.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 19 January 2021
Provinces and some other countries are ordering and receiving shipments of domestically produced COVID-19 vaccines as the world prepares a mass-vaccination.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 08 December 2020
A team of international scientists will depart for Wuhan in early January to investigate the origin of the COVID-19 outbreak.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 17 December 2020
If you put lipstick on a pig, it's still a pig. If you fill a chicken nugget with goo, it's still a chicken nugget.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 08 June 2020