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[Caixin Global] What’s standing in the way of ‘Common Prosperity’?
Academics debate how China’s wealth inequality can be addressed, from tinkering with markets to adjusting government redistribution
[Week in China] A tale of three cities
Why does China need a new stock exchange in Beijing?
[Caixin Global] Chinese migrants’ long way back from scammer havens in Myanmar
Many Chinese migrants crossed the border illegally, often to engage in telecom and online fraud. China wants them back.
[Protocol China] Chinese tech giants are forming unions. It’s not what you think.
These company-controlled organizations will promote the interests of the Party, not workers.
[The Wire China] The boom-bust backlash
The wild stock movements of several small cap Chinese companies — and the U.S. firms that advise them — are raising eyebrows on Wall Street.
[Caixin Global] Why Chinese pop stars are expected to be moral models — and fail
The recent crackdown on the entertainment industry shows that Chinese want cultural icons to have high moral standing.