Detention vs Detention

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, Canada puts an ankle monitor on Meng Wanzhou, and China kicks back. Also, the Politburo meets.

We Were On a Break!

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, there was a Huawei Storm amid the trade war truce.

Tantrums, Terror and Talks

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, the APEC meeting, the terror attack on the Chinese consulate in Karachi and India-China border talks dominated the headlines.

Sea of Thorns

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, the Asian summit season begins as the South China Sea remains a thorny issue, and there are rumbling in the Pacific.

Sell in China

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, Xi asks the world to Sell in China, and has a good phone call with Trump.

The Xinjiang Playbook

To blunt criticism about its policies in the Xinjiang region, the Chinese Communist Party has adopted a set of measures ranging from denial to opinion management.

Managing the Economy

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, the newsletter covers the “two unwaverings,” China’s new security vision, the ASEAN-China drills and much more.

The Re-Education

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, the US pushes back against China’s “state-sponsored repression, surveillance, indoctrination and brutality.”

A Stealthy Grain of Rice

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, criticisms from the US, a big hack and relations with South Asian countries dominated the headlines.

Of Complicated Relationships

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. The long term effects of the trade war, Sino-Pakistan ties and the World AI Conference dominated headlines. 

An East Wind Brews

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, pancake diplomacy, India’s ‘wily’ diplomacy and treatment of ethnic Uighurs dominated headlines.