China press review

China Press Review – September 13, 2021

Common prosperity in China: rich or poor, people have questions about Beijing’s attempt to spread the wealth: From rural farmers to the corporate elite, China’s new economic plan aims to touch the lives of 1.4 billion people    

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China Press Review – September 9, 2021

“996” is Ruled Illegal: Understanding China’s Changing Labor System: China’s top court has ruled that the controversial “996” overtime work policy (working 9am to 9pm, 6 days a week) is illegal, taking aim at the excessive working hours commonly practiced at Chinese Internet companies.

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China Press Review – September 2, 2021

China facing demographic, inflation risks ‘Japan never faced’, Beijing urged to act to avoid ‘big surprise’: China’s once-in-a-decade census released earlier this year highlighted the challenges ahead for a rapidly ageing population.

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China Press Review – August 31, 2021

China’s shipping-container costs hit all-time highs, and shortage will further push up prices in coming months: Prices of shipping containers have more than doubled in the past year, and container freight rates are up 351 per cent year on year, according to Drewry maritime consultancy.

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China Press Review – August 30, 2021

China’s common prosperity push is long overdue, but the rich don’t need to worry about their wealth: Xi Jinping’s rhetoric on common prosperity, which calls for the people to share in the opportunity to be wealthy, has surged this year.

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China Press Review – August 26, 2021

China’s Economic Recovery – July 2021 Economic Roundup: China’s National Bureau of Statistics recently released economic data for the month of July, revealing sharp deceleration across key areas of the economy.

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China Press Review – August 25, 2021

It’s Time To Talk About Easing Trump’s China Tariffs: Three years ago this summer, the Trump administration launched its first big wave of tariffs on Chinese goods, kickstarting the U.S.-China trade war. Despite the phase one deal signed last year, the U.S. maintains higher tariffs on two-thirds of all goods imported from China.

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China Press Review – August 24, 2021

The PRC Personal Information Protection Law (Final): A Full Translation: The long-waited Personal Information Protection Law of the People’s Republic of China (Chairman’s Order No. 91)(the PIPL) was finally adopted by the 30th meeting of the Standing Committee of the 13th National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China on August 20, 2021.

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China Press Review – August 18, 2021

China’s ‘Delta Stress Test’ Is About To Shake Global Economy: As Xi Jinping’s China puts pressure on Alibaba Group, Didi Global, private educators and heaven knows who else, one wonders if it’s preoccupied with the wrong battle.

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China Press Review – August 17, 2021

China jobs market remains ‘top priority’ as record number of graduates increase unemployment pressure: China ‘will continue to make employment the top priority of economic and social development’, the State Council meeting said on Monday.

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