Tag: Chinas

China’s wealth exposed by juxtaposing the lives of two coronavirus carriers in Beijing

China’s wealth exposed by juxtaposing the lives of two coronavirus carriers in Beijing

The conflicting epidemiological reports from two coronavirus carriers in Beijing have sparked a heated debate about rising inequality in China and ...

China’s economy is slowing, a worrying sign for the world

Construction and real estate sales have collapsed. Small businesses have closed due to rising costs and weak sales. Over-indebte ...
China’s population is growing, but the birth rate falls to a record low in 2021

China’s population is growing, but the birth rate falls to a record low in 2021

Official data released on Monday showed China's fertility rate fell to a record low in 2021 despite the country's efforts to inc ...
China’s fan club crackdown marks a “tipping point” for a multibillion-dollar industry vulnerable to fraud, tax evasion and doxing

China’s fan club crackdown marks a “tipping point” for a multibillion-dollar industry vulnerable to fraud, tax evasion and doxing

It all started with the milk. In May, Chinese fans of popular boy band talent show Youth With You were given the right to vote for the nominees by ...
China’s new bank lending hit a record $ 3.1 trillion in 2021, more than the UK’s GDP

China’s new bank lending hit a record $ 3.1 trillion in 2021, more than the UK’s GDP

New lending by banks in China declined more than expected in December compared to the previous month, but lending for full year 2021 set a record a ...
China’s population crisis can only be solved by printing trillion yuan to increase the birth rate, prominent economists claim

China’s population crisis can only be solved by printing trillion yuan to increase the birth rate, prominent economists claim

One of China's most prominent economists says the central bank should print 2 trillion yuan ($ 314 billion) to boost low birth rates - a controvers ...
COVID p crash and starvation call China’s largest lockdown since Wuhan into question

COVID p crash and starvation call China’s largest lockdown since Wuhan into question

Thirteen million residents of central China's Xi'an were in even greater distress this week when the city's COVID-19 tracking func ...
China’s lockdowns and consumer concerns are making short trips dominate in the new year

China’s lockdowns and consumer concerns are making short trips dominate in the new year

While long-distance travel in China remains constrained by sporadic coronavirus outbreaks and restrictions, local consumption has received a boost ...