The research projected what would happen through to 2050 if fertility levels were to rise in response to China’s two-child policy.
Analysis shows China’s GDP per capita would fall by 21% in 2050 under the new two-child policy.
Wang Qishan (centre), head of China’s anti-corruption watchdog, talks to President Xi Jinping in the Great Hall of the People, Beijing.
President Xi Jinping has set himself up with an impossible task: keep the economy humming under state domination, while trying to eradicate corruption.
China’s economy continues to grow, but corruption remains a major issue.
Corruption is a political tool is China and it all depends on where you stand, as to who’s to blame. One thing is for sure- Western standards don’t apply.
UNSW is one of a few Australian universities that play host to a Confucius Institute.
Many centres were set up in Australian universities to take advantage of China’s rising importance, but without ongoing funding they might be subject to interference from external donors.
The yuan’s joining of the SDR reserve currency club signifies a new era of international growth for China.
The Chinese government should focus less on promoting the yuan internationally and more on domestic financial reform.
Chinese premier Li Keqiang and Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev shake hands at a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation meeting, which will help facilitate transparent economic cooperation between Asian countries.
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China will have to play by international rules on transparency and accountability if it wants to secure its place as a leader for economic development in Asia.
Private developers in China have been increasing their debt levels, research shows.
China’s private property market is to blame for rising debt, not government owned or controlled businesses, new research shows.
China is transitioning towards a more sophisticated economy built on science, knowledge and innovation.
There is a tidal wave of competition approaching the developed world from China – and foreign businesses have much to learn how Chinese companies evolved from imitators to innovators.