September 2012

Anti-Japan protests ‘prepared’

Sun, 09/23/2012 - 22:02

Anti-Japan protests in China were encouraged by leaders in Beijing, dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei said on Thursday, after he filmed demonstrators damaging the US ambassador’s car.

Chinese leaders orchestrate anti-Japanese protests over islands

Wed, 09/19/2012 - 22:32

There is a prospect of worsening relations between China and Japan as both governments move to control and direct nationalist antagonisms over the disputed owner-ship of a group of islands.

Analysis: Chinese leaders may come to regret anti-Japan protests

Wed, 09/19/2012 - 22:30

The car of the U.S. ambassador to China was surrounded by a small group of demonstrators on Tuesday, who damaged the vehicle and briefly prevented it from entering the U.S. Embassy compound in Beijing.

Chinese Telecom Executives Deny Government Control at U.S. Hearing

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 20:12

Executives of ZTE and Huawei, two of the largest phone-equipment makers in China, tried to dispel allegations by U.S. lawmakers that their potential expansions could lead to an increase in cyberattacks and spying.

Investors risk fall into China value trap

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 20:03

On the one hand, Chinese equities appear cheap. Valuations have fallen close to the lowest levels in a decade relative to corporate earnings and book value. By these measures, stocks are a screaming buy.

Obama, Romney duel over China, immigration

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 18:59

President Barack Obama campaigned in America's car country on Monday after his administration filed a trade complaint against China's auto industry subsidies

China/EU: Make Rights Central to EU-China Summit

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 19:39

The European Union (EU) should use its upcoming summit with China to demonstrate its new commitment to protect and promote human rights around the world

HRIC at UN: State Secrets System Hinders Effective Review of PRC Progress on Rights for the Disabled

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 19:33

On the eve of the UN review of China’s first report on its implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), Human Rights in China (HRIC) emphasized to an independent...

In Japan, the right rises on China fears

Sat, 09/15/2012 - 22:55

As war of words heats up with China over disputed islands, Japan's conservative politicians are pushing a tough line.

Guide Teaches Uyghur Rights

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 20:19

But a Uyghur group in exile says the advice is unlikely to work in China.