Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Children (儿童)

Children of rich Chinese home alone in Canada face challenges
South China Morning Post, November 26, 2013
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1364563/children-rich-chinese-home-alone-canada-face-challenges

Consumer Product Safety (消费品安全)

浙江黄岩两名干部玩忽职守 14万斤地沟油入市场 (Two Zhejiang officials’ negligence causes 70,000 kilos of gutter oil to enter market)
Xinhua, November 26, 2013
http://news.eastday.com/c/20131126/u1a7797592.html

Corruption (腐败)

China to seize illegally-built buildings
The Telegraph, November 25, 2013
www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10472905/China-to-seize-illegally-built-buildings.html

Death penalty (死刑)

最高法院:依法应当核准曾成杰死刑 (Supreme Court: execution of businessman Zeng Chengjie complied with China’s law)
British Broadcasting, November 26, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/11/131125_zeng_chengjie_death_controversy.shtml

Disasters (灾难)

China just changed the way it responds to deadly industrial accidents
Quartz, November 25, 2013
http://bit.ly/IdG6wv

Related:
China launches sweeping probe as Sinopec blast toll rises
Reuters, November 25, 2013
http://reut.rs/19UDf21

Human Rights Defenders (人权卫士)

律师代理王炳章案遭威胁 (Authorities threaten to revoke practicing license of Wang Bingzhang’s lawyer)
Deutsche Welle, November 26, 2013
http://bit.ly/1cMyyu4

独立中文笔会抗议杭州警方侵害公民基本人权 (Independent Chinese PEN Center protests Hangzhou police’s breach of citizen’s basic rights)
Voice of America, November 26, 2013
http://www.voachinese.com/content/independent-chinese-pen-protests-harrassment-20131126/1797759.html

International Relations (Security, Trade and Investment) 国际关系(安全,贸易和投资)

U.S. military to continue flights in Air Defense Zone claimed by China
American Broadcasting Corporation, November 26, 2013
http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/11/us-military-to-continue-flights-in-air-defense-zone-claimed-by-china/

Biggest Japanese airlines to snub Beijing's new air defense zone
Reuters, November 26, 2013
http://rt.com/news/japan-china-defense-zone-337/

June Fourth (六四)

吾尔开希:追求回家努力不会放弃 (Wuer Kaixi: will not stop trying to return home)
British Broadcasting Corporation, November 26, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/11/131125_wuerkaixi.shtml

Labor (劳工)

More than a million Chinese chase 19,000 government jobs
Agence France-Presse, November 25, 2013
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5hCWX_emE67UKc6zvYAcLeyFi8sqQ?docId=08a778b2-d1e6-4866-8f3e-c5f09ea2131d

Media (媒体)

CCTV real estate exposé triggers business backlash
The Wall Street Journal, November 25, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/11/25/cctv-real-estate-expose-triggers-business-backlash/

Political and Economic Reform (政治经济改革)

Taking on the task of 5: A Party veteran on Xi Jinping
鲍彤:习近平以毛风格走邓路线
The New York Times, November 26, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131126/c26bao/dual/

“发改委:允许民资和外资控股国有企业”系失实报道 (Authorities call media report on gov’t allowing SOEs to be controlled by private and foreign capital inaccurate)
Economic Observer, November 26, 2013
http://www.eeo.com.cn/2013/1126/252625.shtml

Test of China's reforms in a region wealthier than most nations
Reuters, November 25, 2013
uk.reuters.com/article/2013/11/25/uk-china-reform-guangdong-idUKBRE9AO0YM20131125

The Chinese Communist Party’s biggest obstacle is the Chinese Communist Party
Time, November 25, 2013
http://world.time.com/2013/11/25/the-chinese-communist-partys-biggest-obstacle-is-the-chinese-communist-party/

Rule of Law (法治)

China security boss urges judicial independence, transparency
Reuters, November 25, 2013
www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/25/us-china-judicial-idUSBRE9AO02T20131125

Technology (科技)

Social media will drive Chinese liberalization : Google's Schmidt
Reuters, November 25, 2013
www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/25/net-us-google-schmidt-idUSBRE9AO0U120131125

Related:
谷歌总裁预言社交媒体将给中国带来自由开放 (Google chairman predicts social media will bring freedom to China)
British Broadcasting Corporation, November 26, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/11/131125_google_china.shtml

XUAR (新疆维吾尔自治区)

新疆大学书记:要把高校建成反分裂反渗透的坚强阵地(Xinjiang University Party Secretary: “politically unqualified” students will not graduate)
Xinjiang Daily, November 26, 2013
http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2013/1126/c1001-23654040.html

Chinese anti-veil "beauty" campaign sows ugly tensions
China Post, November 26, 2013
www.chinapost.com.tw/china/national-news/2013/11/26/394511/Chinese-anti-veil.htm

Opinion ( 观点)

A dissident’s daughter, on rights and reform in China
我对中国人权改善前景不乐观
New York Times, November 26, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/letters/20131125/c25letter-wang/dual/

设立“二孩节”纠偏生育观念
How one-child China can become three-child China
Caixin, November 19, 2013
CN: opinion.caixin.com/2013-11-19/100606512.html
EN: www.worldcrunch.com/culture-society/how-one-child-china-can-become-three-child-china/childbearing-demography-birthrate-family-/c3s14158/#.UpQChNIW3Sk

China reforms can't stop at water's edge
Christian Science Monitor, November 25, 2013
www.csmonitor.com/layout/set/r14/Commentary/the-monitors-view/2013/1125/China-reforms-can-t-stop-at-water-s-edge

China at a crossroads
Washignton Post, November 25, 2013
www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/robert-samuelson-china-at-a-crossroads/2013/11/24/15ccd2e8-53c5-11e3-9e2c-e1d01116fd98_story.html

Too quiet on China’s crackdown on dissent
Washington Post, November 24, 2013
www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/too-quiet-on-chinas-crackdown-on-dissent/2013/11/24/25dedbca-53b8-11e3-9fe0-fd2ca728e67c_story.html