Friday, May 16, 2014

Corruption (腐败)

一季度57厅官涉嫌贪腐落马 (57 bureau-level officials been sacked for graft in the first quarter of 2014)
Beijing News, May 15, 2014
www.bjnews.com.cn/news/2014/05/15/316932.html

Should China fear youth's sense of injustice?
The Telegraph, May 14, 2014
www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/china-business/10830230/China-should-fear-youths-sense-of-injustice.html

Former China head of GlaxoSmithKline charged with bribery
中国指控葛兰素英籍高管指使行贿
The New York Times, May 15, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/business/20140515/c15glaxo/dual/

Counterterrorism (反恐)

Islamist group claims China station bombing: SITE
Reuters, May 14, 2014
www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/14/us-china-xinjiang-idUSBREA4D07H20140514

Hukou (户口)

北大硕士是怎样变成黑户的? (How did a Peking University grad student fall into the black hole of the hukou system?)
Radio Free Asia, May 14, 2014
www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/hc-05142014153240.html

农村户籍放不下背后是城市服务得不到 (Inadequate social services in cities for migrants make rural residents reluctant to give up rural hukou)
Changjiang Net, May 14, 2014
news.cjn.cn/cjsp/rd/201405/t2472262.htm

“禁设户籍门槛”应为规则标配 (New State Council notice exempts larger cities from prohibition of hukou-based discrimination towards university graduates' employment)
China Radio International, May 14, 2014
gb.cri.cn/42071/2014/05/14/882s4540929.htm

Human Rights Defenders (人权卫士)

律师见刘荻屡被拒刘父担忧 两传媒人被捕涉浦志强案? (Lawyer barred from meeting detained activist Liu Di, detention of two journalists may stem from interviewing Pu Zhiqiang)
Radio Free Asia, May 14, 2014
www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/sy2-05142014105933.html

Police raid activist dinner party in China
Associated Press, May 14, 2014
muscatinejournal.com/news/world/asia/police-raid-activist-dinner-party-in-china/article_24780095-af40-5ec1-a5e9-26b19575fb51.html

Related:
Restrictions, detentions, and disappearances before June 4, 2014
Human Rights in China, May 2014
www.hrichina.org/en/restrictions-detentions-and-disappearances-june-4-2014

Information Control (信息控制)

Detained Chinese journalists forced to make televised confessions
Bloomberg Businessweek, May 14, 2014
www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-05-14/detained-chinese-journalists-forced-to-make-televised-confessions

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

Up to 21 dead, doctor says, as anti-China riots spread in Vietnam
Reuters, May 15, 2014
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/15/us-vietnam-china-riots-casualties-idUSBREA4E03Y20140515?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews

Related:
中国外交部发言人指责越南政府对反华势力和反华活动采取纵容和包庇态度 (China MFA accuses Hanoi of catering to anti-Chinese protests)
Radio France Internationale, May 15, 2014
http://rfi.my/1g8JEjO

越反华暴动延3分1省 未经证实死20华人 (Violence in Vietnam spreads to a third of provinces; 20 unconfirmed Chinese deaths)
Radio Free Asia, May 15, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/cantonese/news/vietnam-anti-chinese-05152014103608.html?encoding=simplified&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter