‘This is different rich…It’s crazy’: the Chinese riding the spending boom

There’s never been an immigrant class quite like it. And while they’re relatively few in number, the stonkingly rich Chinese who now call Australia...

Beijing is stirring up ‘red hot patriotism’ among Chinese students on Australian campuses

Universities should be aware of the "red hot patriotism" Beijing is stirring up on Australian campuses and the national security risks posed by such fervour, a...

Chinese migration agents scout Townsville

A GROUP of Chinese migration agents are scouting Townsville as a potential place for their clients to live and invest. The delegation of 22 agents...

Australian sovereignty under threat from influence of China’s Communist Party

The defence and intelligence community believes that attempts by the Chinese Communist Party to exert its influence in Australia pose a direct threat to...

Chinese student who praised US fresh air and freedom apologises after backlash in China

A Chinese student in the US who praised America’s fresh air and freedom of speech in her graduation speech has apologized after Chinese internet...

Fox Hunt: China ‘most wanted’ notice has Australian family fearing witch hunt

A Sydney resident being hunted by the Chinese government for alleged corruption has an Australian wife and child, and fears the case against him...

Chinese investment in Australia at highest point since GFC, but lags behind US and...

Chinese investment in Australia has reached the highest level since the global financial crisis (GFC), up 12 per cent from 2015 to $15.4 billion...

Seeking better job options, more Chinese students returning home after graduating

More young Chinese studying abroad are opting to return home, many of them citing better job prospects in China. The government said this month that...

Peking University to Open Campus in England

One of China’s top universities has acquired a medieval campus in the city of Oxford, a hub of higher learning in England for centuries,...

Domino’s Pizza: Franchisee offers to sell sponsorship visa to Chinese

A Domino's Pizza franchisee has been caught illegally selling visas for up to $150,000, as former workers claim the practice is common within the...

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China’s New Xiongan Economic Zone to Reflect Yin and Yang

The newly announced Xiongan economic zone near China’s capital city of Beijing will reflect the traditional philosophy of yin and yang, or a status...

Top predictions for 2019 China

President Xi is under tremendous pressure from within the party for political reform The year 2019 shall be critical for the Chinese Communist Party. The...

Chinese authorities blow up Christian megachurch with dynamite

Chinese authorities have demolished a well-known Christian megachurch, inflaming long-standing tensions between religious groups and the Communist Party. Witnesses and overseas activists said the paramilitary People's Armed...

Alibaba among investors as Chinese bike sharing startup Ofo raises $700 million in fresh...

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo has set its sights on global expansion, saying on Thursday it raised over $700 million in a funding round that...

Has flood of Chinese money really dried up?

here had been rumours for some time about the Chinese government wanting to slow the flood of money out of the country; a few...

As Peking University Marks 120 Years, Student Demands For Transparency Are Quashed

On Wednesday, Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Peking University, the nation's most prestigious institution of higher learning, just ahead of its 120th birthday. He praised...

The king of fast food in China

It may have been 30 years since it opened its first store in Beijing, but KFC is still the reigning champion of the domestic...

The Chinese Female Gamers Putting Male players in the Shade

It’s late morning in the shadows of Shanghai. In a set of luxury apartments around 30km (19 miles) away from the lights of the...

Chinese rail company brings jobs to Chicago

The investment by Chinese firm CRRC Sifang in Chicago will bring more job opportunities and contribute to the local economy, said Cui Tiankai, the...

US congress takes Australia’s lead on countering Chinese influence

The US congress will follow the Turnbull government’s lead in cracking down on Chinese political interference by introducing a historic bill today that also...

After the changes in Venezuela and North Korea, what should happen in China afterwards?

Venezuela’s Maduro regime has come under fire yesterday after it blocked humanitarian aid of the US from entering the country from the Colombian border. The Venezuela...

China sets up first ‘hack-proof’ commercial quantum network

Shandong system represents 'notable advance' in superpower's technological capabilities. China has set up its first “commercial” quantum network in its northern province of Shandong, state media said,...

Heathrow duty-free shop apologises for ‘discrimination’ against Chinese

World Duty Free has apologised after facing allegations of discrimination towards Chinese customers at its Terminal 2 outlet at Heathrow Airport. The duty free shopping brand was alleged to...

Beijing’s smog: A tale of two cities

By Joshua Berlinger, Steve George and Serenitie Wang Beijing (CNN)The first thing Jiang Wang does when she wakes up in the morning is check on...

China announces retaliatory tariffs on $34 billion worth of US goods, including agriculture products

In a quick response to U.S. tariffs, Beijing announced on Friday its own duties on American products, including the politically sensitive areas of agriculture...

Russian-Chinese Cryptocurrency Alliance Launch Delayed Over China’s ICO Hitch

In a last-minute twist of events in Moscow today, leading Russian cryptocurrency platform KICKICO announced that the launch of its planned ‘Chinese-Russian Cryptocurrency Alliance’ would be...

Chinese leadership is facing a rare backlash for its handling of the US trade...

Some critics saying that an overly nationalistic Chinese stance may have hardened the US position. President Xi Jinping still has a firm grip...

China congress: No heir anointed as Xi reveals top leadership

China has revealed its new senior leadership committee, breaking with tradition by not including a clear successor to President Xi Jinping. The omission cements Mr...

Hong Kong protests: abstracts of mainstream media

'A complete trap': Police move in after Hong Kong protesters storm Legislative Council Some politicians declared it had been a trap that the young protesters...

Disney CEO Refuses to Comment on China Controversies

Disney CEO Robert Iger refused on Tuesday to speak about the pro-democracy protests roiling Hong Kong because doing so might imperil his business interests. “To...