Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

China Business Insider - News From Caixin Global

Dec 31, 2020

In today’s episode: behind the long-awaited investment treaty; in a revision, the world’s second-largest economy wipes $67 billion off its official 2019 GDP; and regulators take aim at personal data violations.

Dec 30, 2020

In today’s episode: disgruntled parents have demanded tuition refunds after Xueba100 suddenly suspended most of its operations; Shanghai introduces a seven-day ‘cooling off’ period for gym memberships in a bid to counter impulsive spending and buyer’s remorse; and legendary Chinese pianist Fou Ts’ong has died...

Dec 29, 2020

In today’s episode: Shanghai court sentences Kingnet founder Wang Yue to over five years behind bars; a number of cities have been forced to restrict electricity use amid power shortages; and Hong Kong confirms 19 new Covid-19 cases from super spreader situation at a hospital.

Dec 28, 2020

In today’s episode: police arrest suspect in death of gaming studio chief; regulators order fintech giant Ant Group to overhaul its business; and Beijing warns of a potential Covid resurgence after the city confirms new locally transmitted cases.

Dec 25, 2020

Today’s festive special counts down 2020’s best five books according to recommendations by Caixin’s very own editor-in-chief, Wang Shuo!