China Relaxes One-Child Policy

Saturday, November 23, 2013

The Chinese government announced last week that it would allow couples to have a second child if one of the parents is an only child. HereĀ are the feelings of the Chinese people.

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Reforms from the Third Plenum of the CPC Central Committee

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
CPC plenum

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

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Proposed Reforms to China’s Reeducation Through Labor System

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Reeducation Through Labor

The Chinese government has vowed to reform the reeducation through labor system this year. The following are ideas proposed in an internal memo:

1. Demographics are skewed. Inmates are mostly males. We should focus on recruiting more females, children and elderly.

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