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school teacher taking 'gratitude fee' sparks backlash among netizens ... 1 2 China Watch 9 1638 Jaaja 6 HourEarlier
  I don't work in education, but what I hear from the field is that this is all too common in China, W ...
Victoria’s Secret models’ visa denial is of their own making Pending for approval China & World 6 973 sfphoto Yesterday 13:10
  Most of those "values" have nothing to do with Chinese people, only with the party in power, and i ...
Are more women marrying younger men? ... 1 2 Friendship, Love, Relationships 11 642 Yin_99 2 DayEarlier 14:43
  I do not think that this development in China is purely change in personal preferences. These change ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  You just can't stop shooting yourself in the foot, can you? Beyond the imaginary monsters, I th ...
Will staying up late take your life away? Image attachment ... 1 2 China Watch 9 5079 Yin_99 2 DayEarlier 15:58
  Staying up late does not kill anyone of course, but if you combine that with getting up early, and n ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  No, I am not Chinese, never have been and never will be. But that does not stop me from hoping the ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  "proud of them, and of all modern (repeat: modern) women in China." Should your children decide t ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  Also in wider context, our short discussion here proves how many Chinese (extrapolating from you) ...
Does China really have a lower poverty rate than the US? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 8 China & World 52 34499 Liononthehunt Yesterday 19:34
  Exactly. That is why I think the rax regime should be urgently reformed so that also the lower ( ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  You are of course free to criticize my home country (which is not USA by the way) or any other cou ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  Can we talk about the only rule of law that matters on the topic, that of China? Is there for exa ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  No, I meant "rule" in general, and "law" of whatever locale we are talking about. In case of Chin ...
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  No, but we can talk about rule of law.
PLA Air Force Flies Into "New Era" ... 1 2 3 4 5 Military Affairs 33 19501 edisonone 2 DayEarlier 13:33
  Meanwhile in parts of rural China, village committees often deny female descendants right of herigat ...
Does China really have a lower poverty rate than the US? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 8 China & World 52 34499 Liononthehunt Yesterday 19:34
  Though I am not informed about teacher salaries where I live (Kunming), I can extrapolate from s ...
Does China really have a lower poverty rate than the US? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 8 Recycle bin China & World 52 34499 Liononthehunt Yesterday 19:34
  Contrary to China's communist past, China does not allow workers' unions same way as in west. Su ...
Does China really have a lower poverty rate than the US? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 8 Recycle bin China & World 52 34499 Liononthehunt Yesterday 19:34
  To put this regional disparity in a real context, one can use average wages in Chinese cities, which ...
Does China really have a lower poverty rate than the US? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 8 Recycle bin China & World 52 34499 Liononthehunt Yesterday 19:34
  This graph is based on national poverty lines, and while that makes lot of sense, there are differen ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  To continue from that, ROK is good example. Their leader went down, but it didn't push the count ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  Regardless of political system, any country needs rule of law and good governance in all level ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  I agree that western democracy is not ideal model to go from undeveloped country to developed co ...
John Kelly: China has a government that has worked for people Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 China & World 34 34117 seneca 2017-11-11 07:40:20
  I'm not sure where you get that from... I think in response to foreign (and let's not forget do ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  This is not a discussion about truths, but about opinions. My argument is that Philippines, like ...
John Kelly: China has a government that has worked for people Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 China & World 34 34117 seneca 2017-11-11 07:40:20
  Don't forget Soviet Union, and Vietnam's communist government in Hanoi leaning toward Moscow rat ...
John Kelly: China has a government that has worked for people Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 China & World 34 34117 seneca 2017-11-11 07:40:20
  That's not the whole of it. Western world has become increasingly interested in how and where the ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  In that sense, I would claim that the democracy in Philippines has too much Chinese characterist ...
China begins to better serve migrant workers ... 1 2 China Watch 9 12301 seneca 2017-11-9 10:37:58
  You are describing the situation now, and I am proposing changes to the system that could alter ...
China begins to better serve migrant workers ... 1 2 China Watch 9 12301 seneca 2017-11-9 10:37:58
  Personally I think that urban citizens have two choices. Either they allow (or demand) to pay muc ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  Democracy and rule of law are two different things. This is why democracy appears to fail in Philip ...
Should using your mobile phone while walking be outlawed? ... 1 2 3 4 China & World 26 47859 pnp 2017-11-11 13:40:15
  Banning it while crossing a street yes, but not generally while walking as the title incorrectly say ...
Why do not I believe that Western democracy system is good for all countries? Digest 2 ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 12 China Watch 77 45321 seneca 2017-11-9 10:35:49
  I think that your topics have little to do with pros and cons of democracy. It is not like western ...
CBI ex-boss says capitalism not working Image attachment ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 Chinese Economy 41 38426 Jackiyi 2 DayEarlier 03:20
  In principle I agree that if a robot takes a human's job (and the state loses the income tax of ...
Should married students be offered special dorms ... 1 2 China Watch 11 11007 Dewel 2017-11-6 17:46:22
  The overall picture matters. I think that it makes sense to require both of the couple to be registe ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  Yes, that's what they do. Chinese were treated no differently, and Chinese government happily coll ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  I believe the west wouldn't have, but your comrades in Soviet Union might have had.
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  No, if any leader is to be credited for that, it's Deng. No country has ever gained prosperity ...
Do Western media portray China fairly? ... 1 2 3 4 China & World 22 20986 tedbrent 2017-11-3 03:12:12
  And what would you do with all the farmland that nobody in USA is going to farm? Use as shooting ...
Women dominate higher education in China ... 1 2 China Watch 12 7328 robert237 2017-11-2 00:04:55
  According to your argument, reverse logic dictates that prior to 2016 it was the opposite - wom ...
Do Western media portray China fairly? ... 1 2 3 4 China & World 22 20986 tedbrent 2017-11-3 03:12:12
  I'm sure many Americans would rediscover the beauty of capitalism through hard work, as they'd s ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  None of those things that you mentioned brings prosperity, at least not the way they were built ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  None - neverthless, that's what happened.
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  Actually the Japanese had taken quite good care of China's factories (people not so much) during ...
Do Western media portray China fairly? ... 1 2 3 4 China & World 22 20986 tedbrent 2017-11-3 03:12:12
  In my opinion the question is what is fair. It is quite subjective term to begin with, and everythi ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  This is pretty much only true in China. How would you characterize for example Didi as compared t ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  I agree with that. That's why I said that for the "west" - as in advanced, democratic nations - ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  Well, for this "west" that Chinese love to speak of, I automatically include at least Japan and ...
Why are growing numbers of overseas Chinese students returning home? China Watch 3 1579 Ted180 2017-10-27 01:19:41
  Most foreigners who come to China to study (often Chinese language) also do not plan to stay here ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  Yes, but in some industries those factories in Africa have been required to earmark their producti ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  I didn't want to imply this: "which means Baidu must have copied". I was just stating that for ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  Well nobody claims that west behaved well with colonialism. Not in American continent, not in Af ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  I work in this industry, and I see no indication that the difference in ethnic or language struc ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  In no way want I imply that creating search engine B after example of search engine A is against a ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  Well, if we limit this Google vs Baidu discussion to just search engines, then Google was there fi ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  My point was that Google's - or Facebook's - primary business (whatever that is considered to be) ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  I'd even go as far as claiming that in digital world Google, Facebook and others have already done t ...
Would Ikea show such an advert in Sweden? ... 1 2 Free Talk 10 1035 1584austin 2017-10-29 23:50:07
  Understanding Chinese society - damned if you do, damned if you don't.
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  Don't forget that besides serving USA, Google serves most of the rest of the world too - From So ...
Baidu and Alibaba not helping China semiconductor as they keep using US Nvidia ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 Chinese Economy 43 60612 cmknight 2017-10-28 23:37:55
  Consumers use smartphones. Besides, if PC stands for Personal Computer, what is a cellphone if no ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  Alright, so even organized visits to shops is banned in China. In that aspect China is ahead of ma ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  But technically I wasn't referring to same thing. On one hand you have tour guides making arrang ...
Should readers pay for online news contents? ... 1 2 China Watch 10 6266 seneca 2017-10-24 20:07:26
  Also one aspect of paywalls is, that if some media organization wishes to engage users into discussi ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  Per your earlier description of how using UnionPay abroad works, I don't see this being related ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  I wish you didn't use that terminology, because it offsets rest of your argumentation back a dista ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  And that's also why RMB cannot replace (or reach equal level) USD as international trade currency. ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  My point was that USD is accepted unofficially in much wider range of countries and functions than ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  Ever tried to cross by land from China to some SE Asian neighbour, like many foreign backpackers do ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  In international context you are correct, but I was more concerned with internal issues. Chna's ...
Who Has the World's No. 1 Economy? Not the U.S. Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 7 China & World 45 25616 sfphoto 2017-10-29 12:48:18
  Notably USA didn't fight just Japan, but also liberated Europe from the nazi Germany at the same t ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  From your comments and examples I gather, that all you are talking about is moving the effort and ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  Well I interpreted the topic of this thread as element of internalization of RMB (specifically i ...
Debt defaulter fined for flying first-class ... 1 2 3 4 China Watch 26 12618 seneca 2017-10-24 15:40:33
  I don't know how Chinese law treats this, but a logical reason could be that in jail they can do lit ...
Should readers pay for online news contents? ... 1 2 China Watch 10 6266 seneca 2017-10-24 20:07:26
  In China, more than anywhere else, news should be free to everyone. Simply because the state uses u ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  But what if the trader does not yet know when to sell, or even what price he is hoping to get. H ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  But what if the Chinese oil trader, instead of immediately importing and reselling the purchased ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  I stand corrected on nature of those transfers with regard to capital and current accounts. I s ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  My original reply seems to have gotten stuck in filter, I try again. Let's take some example re ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  The division between capital and trade transfers is quite grey in China. For example, individu ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  I think that the reasons are more political than financial or economical. Chinese government wan ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  But you must agree China's control of RMB is much much stricter than Fed's control of USD? For ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  A simplistic reason why RMB is not a reserve currency already, is that there isn't considerable am ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  That's not what I'm saying either. I'm saying that the choice of trade and settlement currency f ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  Well I disagree - I think geopolitical risk (among other risks, and regulations of People's Ban ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  While I agree about your argument about petrodollar regime, it would make little sense to trade ...
Crude Oil Priced in RMB? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 10 China Watch 65 34738 cestmoi 2017-10-26 19:31:16
  Oil is going to run out, then what? In my opinion it is sort-sighted to think that valuing oil in so ...
Medical Services in China: Real Progress ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 13 Recycle bin China & World 84 45297 seneca 2017-10-29 10:47:19
  The increase in life expectancy of Chinese population from some 40 years to 70 years did not come be ...
Why is the US withdrawing from UNESCO? ... 1 2 3 4 World Affairs 23 1308 Motika 2017-10-20 16:13:52
  The contradiction with that (sooner or later), is that world should (and will) develop toward dir ...
What do you think of China's efforts in poverty reduction ... 1 2 3 4 5 China Watch 33 28762 seneca 2017-10-15 09:36:22
  I think the priority should be that all information is transparent and automatically distributed n ...
Will North Korea, Finally Destroy America? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 17 Military Affairs 118 116799 seneca 2017-10-29 08:04:42
  This topic about Cambodia was sidestep from this thread, to showcase how China has history of me ...
What do you think of China's efforts in poverty reduction ... 1 2 3 4 5 China Watch 33 28762 seneca 2017-10-15 09:36:22
  Yes, everyone agrees that it is slowing down. But still it didn't happen in very distant past, an ...
What do you think of China's efforts in poverty reduction ... 1 2 3 4 5 China Watch 33 28762 seneca 2017-10-15 09:36:22
  This may be the ideal and intention of China's system, but in practise - for decades - it has b ...
What do you think of China's efforts in poverty reduction ... 1 2 3 4 5 China Watch 33 28762 seneca 2017-10-15 09:36:22
  This may be the ideal and intention of China's system, but in practise - for decades - it has b ...
Gun Control Needed ... 1 2 World Affairs 12 988 seneca 2017-10-13 20:32:42
  My answer got stuck in filter (I'll wait if it passes), but don't forget that not everyone in USA ...
What do you think of China's efforts in poverty reduction ... 1 2 3 4 5 China Watch 33 28762 seneca 2017-10-15 09:36:22
  I have family connections in rural Yunnan, and some concrete government actions that I have seen her ...
Gun Control Needed ... 1 2 World Affairs 12 988 seneca 2017-10-13 20:32:42
  Is it really? I looked what laws in USA constitute discriminatory in work environment, and many ...
What do you think of China's efforts in poverty reduction ... 1 2 3 4 5 China Watch 33 28762 seneca 2017-10-15 09:36:22
  One perspective is, that while many poor have become less poor, the rich have become even richer. W ...
Gun Control Needed ... 1 2 World Affairs 12 988 seneca 2017-10-13 20:32:42
  Yes, US needs stricter gun control. But is it possible? Yes. For example, US has certain anti-disc ...
Will North Korea, Finally Destroy America? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 17 Military Affairs 118 116799 seneca 2017-10-29 08:04:42
  My note about China's meddling in Cambodia was not about relations with it's neighbours, but pro ...
Will North Korea, Finally Destroy America? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 17 Military Affairs 118 116799 seneca 2017-10-29 08:04:42
  Your country has history of meddling in your neighbour's affairs just as good as any other country ...
Will North Korea, Finally Destroy America? Attachments ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 .. 17 Military Affairs 118 116799 seneca 2017-10-29 08:04:42
  I agree that USA cannot, but my point is that China can. China (surprisingly perhaps?) allying ...
How to introduce Chinese tradition to the world? ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 China Watch 40 38961 SEARU 2017-10-9 20:21:50
  Much of more distant Chinese culture and practises has equivalent local practises in other cultures. ...
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