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Chinese Company Won’t Send You Money: Don’t Blame the Chinese Company

China has all sorts of rules that apply to foreign conversions and remittances. In this post I look at some basic due diligence...

Minitrue Diary, January 11, 2020: Taiwan Elections

CDT has recently acquired and verified a collection of propaganda directives issued by central Party authorities to state media at the beginning of this year. These directives...

Viral Content: Personal Emperor | China Digital Times (CDT)

Viral Content is a new CDT series introducing terms coined and used by Chinese netizens during the 2019-2020 COVID-19 outbreak. These terms include both subversive...

Global Law and Business Podcast – Nathan Sheranian (Global Human Resources)

Listen HERE or stream on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, or Soundcloud! The large-scale shift to telework brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic is prompting businesses around the world to...

China Employee Layoff Risks | China Law Blog

China is not an employment-at-will jurisdiction and terminating China employees is nearly always difficult. To make things even more challenging, many foreign companies...

Minitrue Diary, January 10 2020: GDP Revisions, Girls’ Education Charity Scandal, Trade Deal, Economic Census

CDT has recently acquired and verified a collection of propaganda directives issued by central Party authorities to state media at the beginning of...

Negotiating with Chinese Companies: The Long Version

In the early 1980s the US Air Force commissioned Lucian Pye, an eminent sinologist, to write a report on how Chinese negotiate with foreigners. Published...

Translation: Xinjiang Lockdown, Karamay Fire Comparison Brings Police Visit

During the recent resurgence of COVID-19 in Xinjiang, self-media photojournalist Zhang Xinmen documented the situation in Karamay, the northern Xinjiang city where he...