Friday, August 22, 2014
BEIJING — CCTV’s new biopic Deng Xiaoping at History’s Crossroads has generated some controversy over its historical accuracy and humanistic portrayal of the former Chinese leader.
But no part of the series has proven more controversial than the decision to change some of Deng’s most famous words.
Monday, December 9, 2013
The People’s Bank of China has banned Chinese banks from handling transactions in bitcoins because it is a virtual currency not backed by any central authority. Here are the…
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
The third plenum of the CPC Central Committee is set to take place from 9-12 November and forecasters are expecting significant changes in China’s economic policy. Here are some reforms the plenum is expected to enact:
- Value of RMB to be determined daily by random number generator
- Clearer legal definition of haves, have nots
- Put country behind paywall