Edition May 13

China

Why almost everyone calls their dad ‘papa’ (it’s not always been that way)

by Qin Chen

Photo: Shutterstock

read more
Edition May 13

Politics

Trump says China will pay for tariffs. His top adviser disagrees

by Alan Wong

Photo: Bloomberg/Andrew Harrer

read more
Edition May 13

Politics

China can deliver a ‘deadly punch’ to the US, ex-official says

by Orange Wang, Sarah Zheng, Jun Mai

Photo: Chinatopix via AP

read more
Edition May 13

China

Why China isn’t ready to invade Taiwan (at least not yet)

by Kristin Huang

Photo: Handout/81.cn

read more
Edition May 13

Society

Students are selling their eggs to buy smartphones

by Stephen Chen

Photo: Shutterstock/nevodka

read more
Edition May 13

Science

China is using brain implants to treat drug addicts

by Inkstone staff

Photo: AFP

read more
Brought to you by
translating china
A daily digest of
6 China-focused stories providing unvarnished insight into a rising superpower.
latest edition