Friday, January 16, 2015

Corruption (腐败)

Beijing’s concern grows over anti-corruption critics
The Wall Street Journal, January 14, 2015
http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2015/01/15/fighting-words-beijings-growing-concern-over-anti-corruption-critics/?mod=chinablog

习近平要求继续反腐 (Xi Jinping calls for continuous anti-corruption efforts)
Deutsche Welle, January 14, 2015
http://www.dw.de/习近平要求继续反腐/a-18189875?maca=chi-rss-chi-ca-1044-rdf

Related:
Xi calls for more anti-corruption efforts despite achievements
Xinhua, January 14, 2015
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2015-01/14/c_127383967.htm

Cyber security (网络安全)

China’s Cyber Diplomacy: a taste of law to come?
The Diplomat, January 14, 2015
http://thediplomat.com/2015/01/chinas-cyber-diplomacy-a-taste-of-law-to-come/

Hong Kong (香港)

Hong Kong activists released ahead of new democracy march
South China Morning Post, January 15, 2015
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1679670/hong-kong-activists-released-ahead-new-democracy-march

After criticism from Hong Kong’s leader, publisher raises book’s print run
The New York Times, January 14, 2014
http://sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/01/14/after-criticism-from-hong-kongs-leader-a-publication-raises-its-print-run/?partner=rss&emc=rss&_r=0

Related:
梁振英点名批评学生杂志文章引争议 (C.Y. Leung’s criticism of student journal article sparks controversy)
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 14, 2015
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2015/01/150114_hk_leung_students

梁振英发表施政报告首提“港独” (C.Y. Leung mentions “Hong Kong separatism” for the first time in policy address)
Radio Free Asia, January 14, 2015
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/gangtai/xl1-01142015112638.html

Related:
2015 policy address: as it happened
South China Morning Post, January 15, 2015
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1679533/live-cy-leungs-2015-policy-address

Land, Property, Housing (土地、财产、房屋)

Five held after land dispute clashes in China's Sichuan
成都逾百警察强征打人 四川省纪委门前千人请愿
Radio Free Asia, January 14, 2014
EN: http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/sichuan-land-dispute-clash-01142015112058.html
CH: http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/ql2-01142015115002.html

Protests and Petitions (抗议和请愿)

Families of China stampede dead demand answers
Daily Mail, January 14, 2015
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-2909538/Families-China-stampede-dead-demand-answers.html

Related:
China investigates Shanghai officials' lavish banquet before stampede: Xinhua
Reuters, January 14, 2015
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/01/15/uk-china-stampede-shanghai-idUSKBN0KO05A20150115

Taiwan (台湾)

台向民航组织表明立场反对中国新航线
Taiwan protests China’s new air routes amid rising tensions
Voice of America, January 15, 2015
CH:http://www.voachinese.com/content/china-new-flight-route-taiwan-20150115/2599288.html
EN:http://www.voanews.com/content/taiwan-protests-china-new-air-routes-amid-rising-tensions/2597582.html

Tibet (西藏)

Tibetan youth is freed after being held for “politically sensitive" photos
Radio Free Asia, January 14, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/tibet/sensitive-01142015152854.html

Women (妇女)

中国年轻女性掀起平权之风 (Chinese young women fight for gender equality)
South China Morning Post, January 15, 2015
http://www.nanzao.com/sc/china/46225/zhong-guo-nian-qing-nu-xing-xian-qi-ping-quan-zhi-feng

Opinion and Editorial (观点和社论)

中国是否存在“越翻越腐”的可能性?(Will China’s anti-corruption campaign breed more corruption?)
Radio France Internationale, January 15, 2015
http://www.chinese.rfi.fr/中国/20150115-中国是否存在“越反越腐”的可能性?%E3%80%80