Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Persons with Disabilities

China's Disabled Slam Government as Biggest Discriminator
Radio Free Asia, May 21, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/disabled-05212013103106.html

Political and Economic Reform

结构性问题拖累中国经济复苏 (China’s Economic Recovery Undermined by Structural Flaws)
Financial Times, May 22, 2013
http://www.ftchinese.com/story/001050531?full=y

Democracy Veteran Warns Beijing of 'Brutal End' to Power
Radio Free Asia, May 21, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/qin-yongmin-05212013144525.html

For more information on Qin Yongmin, see:
Wife of Wuhan Activist Details Harassment and Unlawful Detention and Appeals to International Community
Human Rights In China, August 22, 2012
http://www.hrichina.org/content/6274

Progress on SOEs Means Answering Political Questions
Caixin, May 22, 2013
http://english.caixin.com/2013-05-22/100531336.html

Society

699万高校毕业生其实并不多 (Less Than 30% Employment Rate among 2013 Beijing, Shanghai Graduates is Worst in History )
Caixun, May 21, 2013
http://economy.caixun.com/luoxm/20130521-CX03bqo8.html

Tibet

China Welcomes Constructive Advice on Tibet
China Daily, May 22, 2013
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2013-05/22/content_16521096.htm

Opinion

贺卫方:中国最需要的就是建设宪政 (He Weifang: Constitutionalism is What China Needs Most)
British Broadcasting Corporation, May 22, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/05/130522_china_constitution_hwf.shtml

Corruption

China Communist Party 'Needs to Slash Membership'
Telegraph India, May 20, 2013
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10068214/China-Communist-Party-needs-to-slash-membership.html

U.S. Charges 3 NYU Researchers in Chinese Bribery Case
纽约大学三名华裔研究人员涉嫌受贿遭到指控
Reuters, May 21, 2013
EN:http://www.cnbc.com/id/100751975
CH:http://cn.reuters.com/article/CNTopGenNews/idCNCNE94K01E20130521

Cyber Security

外交部:把网络安全打造成中美合作新亮点 (Ministry of Foreign Affairs: China Should Make Internet Security New Focus of Cooperation with U.S.)
People's Daily, May 21, 2013
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2013-05-21/192127186974.shtml

Environment

China's New Governing Style: Crisis Management
The Atlantic, May 20, 2013
http://www.theatlantic.com/china/archive/2013/05/chinas-new-governing-style-crisis-management/276034/

Health

No New H7N9 Cases in China for a Week
South China Morning Post, May 21, 2013
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1242626/no-new-h7n9-cases-china-week

白领猝死引职场幸福感讨论 幸福或与工龄成正比 (Survey Prompted by Sudden Deaths among White Collar Workers Shows Professionals Under 25 Least Happy)
China News Service, May 21, 2013
http://www.bjnews.com.cn/news/2013/05/21/264827.html

专家称我国不孕不育患者已超4000万 (Expert Says Stress and Overwork among Chief Causes of 40 Million Infertile in China)
Evening News, May 21, 2013
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2013-05-21/132027184381.shtml

Information Control

China Trying to Manage Exposure of Corruption Online
Reuters, May 20, 2013
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/20/net-us-china-corruption-internet-idUSBRE94J0B420130520

International Human Rights

British Award for Chen Guangcheng Set to Worsen UK-China Relations
South China Morning Post, May 21, 2013
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1242309/british-award-chen-guangcheng-set-worsen-uk-china-relations

International Relations (Human Rights, Security, Trade and Investment)

英媒:中国大举进军加勒比海地区 (Large-Scale Chinese Investment Flows into Caribbean as U.S. Influence Ebbs)
British Broadcasting Corporation, May 21, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/press_review/2013/05/130521_press_beijing_caribbean.shtml

奥巴马习近平六月会晤
White House Sets U.S.-China Summit for California in June
The New York Times, May 21, 2013
CN: http://cn.nytimes.com/world/20130521/c21summit/
EN: http://cn.nytimes.com/world/20130521/c21summit/en-us/

Labor

China Factory Explosion Kills 12
The Wall Street Journal, May 20, 2013
http://on.wsj.com/17SQgNw

Land, Property, Housing

Police Probe Fresh Clashes in Inner Mongolia
Radio Free Asia, May 20, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/clashes-05202013113914.html

Religion

Religious Freedom 'Improves' in Vietnam, Declines in China
Radio Free Asia, May 20, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/religious-05202013171334.html

美公布2012年度国际宗教自由报告 中国续被列特别关注国 (U.S. 2012 International Religious Freedom Report: China Still a Country of “Particular Concern”)
Voice of America, May 20, 2013
http://www.voachinese.com/content/china-listed-as-country-of-particular-concern-20130520/1664714.html

Rule of Law

China Suspects Presumed Guilty Until Proven Innocent
The Guardian, May 20, 2013
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/may/20/china-courts-presume-guilty-wrongful-convictions

Tibet

US Senators Approve 5,000 Visas for Tibet Refugees
Associated Press, May 21, 2013
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5jUcN6bqKvWfdO40MahLJSB2IA06Q

Opinion

In China, Weighing Economic and Political Freedoms
The New York Times, May 20, 2013
http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/05/20/in-china-weighing-economic-and-political-freedoms/

党刊刊文称宪政理念属于资本主义而非社会主义 (CPC Journal Declares Constitutionalism a Capitalist Concept, not Socialist)
Red Flag Manuscript, May 21, 2013
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2013-05-21/165827185987.shtml