I’m in the business lounge of Shanghai airport, one of 400 world-class international aviation hubs that China is building every week, sipping a macchiato prepared by David, a 23-year-old IT graduate and barista, who speaks four languages and plays the violin like a concert-hall maestro. I’ve spent nearly a week inRead More
BEIDAHE – Too many key decisions at a top-secret government retreat are being made behind closed doors, a top political aide told cronies in Beijing yesterday.
XIAN (China Daily Show) – A middle-aged American caused widespread embarrassment Tuesday by arriving at a friend’s wedding dressed like a 19th-century mandarin.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – A not-bad sunrise over Beijing has conferred the Mandate of Heaven upon China’s President Xi Jinping, sages claim
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – The Earth today pleaded for China not to be considered a global leader on climate change, warning that it was actually an environmental clusterfuck.
AlphaGo, a Google AI machine, defeated Chinese grandmaster Ke Jie at Go yesterday, in a match that was banned from broadcast by China’s censors. What do you think?
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – An enthusiastic at China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ forum still has no idea what the $900 billion-dollar trade initiative means.
HEFEI (China Daily Show) – An innovative bed-sharing scheme is quietly carving a niche for itself among lonely businessmen in Hefei
Footage of security officers forcibly “reaccommodating” a man from an overbooked United Airlines flight “because he was Chinese” has sparked public outrage. What do you think?
This weekend, Xi Jinping met with Donald Trump, during which Ivanka’s daughter serenaded Xi with Chinese folk songs, before Trump launched strikes on Syrian. What do you think?