This week in China

Fire and Kimche

It's all about North Korea this week, boys and girls, and the key devel

On and offline

We've been thinking a lot about web access recently, ladies and gentlemen, and it's getting to the

Order vs chaos

The 19th Party Congress is really the only thing that matters this year.

Everything is coming up steel roses

With the 19th Party Congress galloping towards us, Those in Command are getting ever-busier making

Integrity and courage

Principles mean something, ladies and gentlemen.

End of the Bromance

I usually like portmanteau words a lot (or rather, I supportmanteau wor

Ups and downs

We have some news to report for the week that relates to the Middle Kingdom.

China Risk

The big news for the week is that MSCI finally caved to Beijing's incessant pressure - hey, who doe


As the debilitating drama proceeds in Washington, in China the International Monetary Fund announce


For every action there is a reaction.

Global leadership

The big news is yet again out of the United States.


A busy week all round, boys and girls.


Information overload, boys and girls, so just a quick summary of events of  significance as w

Light relief

The Trump drama, which feels like it's heading towards some kind of a break point, remains a seriou

Mixed signals

A mixed week for the forces of sweetness and light, depending, of course, entirely on your po


The most interesting stuff out there, ladies and gentlemen, is the saga

Missing Something?

China's economy allegedly grew at 6.9% in the first quarter, and smog levels and traffic woul

M*A*S*H Re-run Planned?

Tensions around Korea are on the rise, and Pence is heading for Seoul.


Distractions are the bane of modern life, and events in Washington are making it difficult to keep


The data coming through indicates generally that the pickup in the economy is continuing and