CHINA INSIGHTS

China’s Evergrande has paid off interest on bonds that were due in October.
Chinese Real Estate Giant Evergrande Narrowly Avoids Another Default
China Evergrande Group, the world’s most indebted property developer, has managed to avert yet another default after making payments to several bondholders. This is the third time in the past month that the cash-strapped property...
One million Uighurs and other mostly Muslim minorities, including ethnic Kazakhs, are believed to be held in re-education camps in China's northwestern region of Xinjiang.
Thousands of Uyghurs Transferred to Nanjing From Xinjiang by Chinese Firm
The forced labor of Uyghurs from Xinjiang has been a hotly contested human rights issue.  Exiled Uyghurs have called on Western nations to take action while the communist Chinese regime constantly dismisses such claims as...
The Chinese military has built a target practice range in the Taklamakan desert featuring American warships as targets.
Chinese Military Practices Attack Strategies on Targets Shaped Like US Aircraft Carriers
The Chinese military is performing target practice exercises with structures that are identical in profile to American warships and aircraft carriers. These military exercises are taking place in China’s Taklamakan desert. Images received by USNI...
Last year, the well-known food chef, Chinese Youtuber Wang Gang, on the anniversary of the death of Mao Anying day, uploaded an egg fried rice tutorial.
Chinese Netizen Arrested for Posting Simple Comments
On Oct. 9, a mainland Chinese netizen was sentenced to 10 days of administrative detention by the Nanchang Public Security Bureau for allegedly posting insulting remarks about anti-American volunteers. The netizen "Zuo You Der You...
Hong Kong’s flash mobs and youth protests are a huge threat to the Chinese Communist Party because they may ‘destabilize’ communist China’s own large rural youth population. In this photo, flash-mob rallies broke out in Hong Kong on Oct. 2, 2019 as anger mounted over police shooting a teenage protester.
CCP Fears Unrest, Censors Elites in Three-Pronged Strategy
Violators of the Chinese Communist Party’s new rules for regulating the speech of elites could face suspension and even a permanent industry ban according to a China Media Bulletin from human rights organization Freedom House....
Vlaams Belang's Annick Ponthier pictured during a plenary session of the Chamber at the Federal Parliament in Brussels, Thursday 07 October 2021.
European Parliament Members Convene to Discuss CCP’s Organ Harvesting of Falun Gong Prisoners
Human-rights affiliated site minghui.org, which covers stories related to both the beauty of and persecution of Falun Dafa, reported that on Oct. 27, the online forum titled “China – Forced Organ Harvesting and the Chinese...
China is planning to introduce taxes on properties.
China Doesn’t Have Property Taxes, But Soon It Will
Almost two decades ago, Chinese authorities began floating the idea of taxing property owners. And now, the government has begun moving in this direction. On Oct. 23, the country’s top legislature, the National People’s Congress...
Beijing is now blaming Maine lobster for the coronavirus pandemic.
China’s Latest COVID Claim: Virus Originated From Maine Lobsters
Ever since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Beijing has been trying to promote a narrative that the virus originated somewhere outside of mainland China. One recent conspiracy theory being spread by CCP propagandists is...
China is seeing a resurgence of COVID-19 cases in many regions.
China Sees Rising COVID-19 Outbreaks Following CCP Commemorative Celebrations
Several regions in communist China are seeing a surge in COVID-19 infections. The outbreaks come even as China has vaccinated a significant portion of its population. Wu Liangyou, an official at the National Health Commission,...