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[The World of Chinese] Under the sea
Maritime archeology sees a boost as China looks to reclaim its Silk Road history.
[SupChina] Jiang Zemin and the PRC's first orderly transfer of power
Jiang Zemin, who succeeded Deng Xiaoping and was the first PRC leader who was not of the Long March generation, proved to be more formidable than anyone anticipated.
[Week in China] In the zone
What do the big policy announcements on Qianhai and Hengqin mean?
[The Wire China] Package deal
For years, Amazon recruited Chinese sellers aggressively. But many Chinese sellers' bad practices now have the e-commerce giant on the defensive.
[Protocol China] Weibo is muzzling users for discussing a landmark #MeToo case
A number of accounts have been suspended, even deleted, after voicing support for the plaintiff.
[Caixin Global] Deaths on the job make people mull the meaning of work
A slew of recent work-related deaths have prompted Chinese to ask themselves some unusual questions.