China’s web censors go into overdrive as President Xi Jinping consolidates power

A week that begins with the repeal of regulation that prevents dictatorship in China is likely to be a busy one for the country’s censorship people, and so it has proven to be. China’s web scrubbers have been busy banning a collection of terms and dropping the hammer on user accounts after the Xi Jinping, … More China’s web censors go into overdrive as President Xi Jinping consolidates power

The People’s Daily says China will lead global blockchain innovation and regulation

The People’s Daily has once again reassured readers that China is not only pro blockchain technology with an almost full page spread (in Chinese), but should also create “an invincible position in the future international blockchain battle.” While the technology is still immature, the paper says thatgovernment policy will continue to help the technology to … More The People’s Daily says China will lead global blockchain innovation and regulation

What’s next for China’s bonds and equities, now that Xi Jinping’s party is over?

The party’s over, let the games begin. China watchers had long suspected that Beijing would be more tolerant of bigger market moves after the Communist Party’s once-in-five-years congress ended last week – but the ferocity of the sell-off in bonds and stocks took analysts by surprise. Read More