Latest from Gerry Shih
“Any remarks that challenge national sovereignty and social stability are outside the category of freedom of speech,” state television said.
  • Oct 8, 2019
Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey’s tweet in support of Hong Kong protesters has promoted a backlash, calls of boycott from Chinese fans.
  • Oct 7, 2019
The Hui minority, a mostly Islamic people who speak Chinese, face increasing restrictions on religious observance, raising fears of Xinjiang-style oppression.
  • Sep 20, 2019
The case against Todd A. Hohn threatens to further strain ties between Washington and Beijing amid trade dispute.
  • Sep 20, 2019
Kiribati switches allegiances as Beijing continues to pick off Taipei’s diplomatic partners in an effort to pressure the government of Tsai Ing-wen.
  • Sep 20, 2019
The island nation’s defection whittled the number of countries that recognize Taiwan down to just 16 after Beijing flipped key allies, over objections from Washington.
  • Sep 16, 2019
The move is seen as a conciliatory gesture toward the United States days after President Trump delayed tariff increases of his own.
  • Sep 13, 2019
But other regions appeared to be moving backward as local authorities sought to stoke growth amid an economic slowdown.
  • Sep 12, 2019
Chinese students in Hong Kong find text messages from Beijing warning them to stay away from the demonstrations. 
  • Sep 6, 2019
Dow surges nearly 400 points on the news, even as expectations remain low after U.S.-China relations seemed to enter a downward spiral last month.
  • Sep 5, 2019