Amid worsening trade tensions, an American businessman was barred for days from leaving, in an apparent message to President Trump. Others worry they may be next.
Bill BishopA Koch Executive’s Harassment in China Adds to Fears Among Visitors-Amid worsening trade tensions, an American businessman was barred for days from leaving, in an apparent message to President Trump. Others worry they may be next. nytimes.com/2019/07/11/bus… via @nytimes
Accuser says he was shocked to see his material referred to without proper attribution.
Bill BishopTop Chinese academic hits back at plagiarism claims over US-China trade war research | South China Morning Post-Mu Feng accused Wu Baiyi, the head of the Institute of American Studies at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), of plagiarism.
Hi everyone, the downside of long weekends is I find myself way behind. Today’s newsletter is a long one, apologies but there is a lot going on. Some things on my radar: China looks to be seriously considering using rare earth export restrictions as...
Hi everyone, I decided to make today’s issue of the newsletter free. If you like what you see please sign up for the Sinocism China Newsletter here. Group and education discounts are available. —Bill There appears to be a misreading of the US...
Bill BishopI just put today’s sinocism outside the paywall
So much for a quiet return from the May Day holiday. President Trump’s Sunday tweets threatening increased tariffs on China by Friday unless the Chinese make more trade concessions crashed PRC stock markets the most in three years and added huge...
Bill BishopToday's Sinocism is outside the paywall- Tweet-bombing the trade war; RRR cut; Urban-rural development plan
The China Business Conference is one of the leading conferences in the United States dedicated to economic, political, and regulatory developments affecting American business in China.It also provides…
U.S. President Donald Trump has on many occasions said the trade imbalance between the U.S. and China is a sign that America is being "ripped off."
Bill BishopTrump's 'economic illiteracy' caused US-China trade war: Columbia prof Jeff Sachs “"The whole trade war is premised on two false ideas: One is that China cheats ... the second idea is that China is a menace," he added.”
Hi everyone, I have unlocked today’s issue for everyone- Bill. DC is in the midst of a wind storm and after this weekend I am worried the East Wind may be prevailing over the West Wind 东风压倒西风 (See Mao’s 1957 speech ). President Trump announced on...
Bill BishopPut today's Sinocism outside the paywall - Free Issue: Trade talks extended; Animal spirits back in the stock market; Modernizing education
Rumors about progress in the US-China trade talks are flying again. Perhaps the Chinese side is finally making more substantive offers as the original March 1 deadline approaches, or perhaps both sides recognize the best they can get before then is...
Bill BishopI have put today’s sinocism outside the paywall- Trade talk rumors; Huawei; Li Keqiang and PBoC discord?; CCDI report; Party in the grassroots
As a March deadline approaches, American negotiators are struggling with how to ensure China, which has reneged on promises to past administrations, follows through on any agreement.
Bill BishopU.S. Wrangles China for Firm Commitments as Trade Talks Continue via @NYTimes “American officials have come to realize that China has been repackaging promised reforms and trying to sell them as concessions to Mr. Trump.”