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Plenum NotesPolitics and Policy
December 1, 2023

Localities Forced to Tighten Their Belts

Local governments are cutting incomes for civil servants and shutting down public services to save costs.
Plenum NotesPolitics and Policy
November 27, 2023

Who Is Running in Taiwan?

The upcoming election in Taiwan is a three-way contest; for now, the incumbent DPP is in the lead.


November 23, 2023 in Markets and Finance, Plenum Notes

The RMB Is Up, but Housing Woes Remain

The RMB has gained 2% against the USD over the past few days as the USD fell against most major currencies.
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November 20, 2023 in Markets and Finance, Plenum Notes, Special Briefs

Examining China’s Surprising Thirst for Oil

China’s oil demand has turned out much stronger than expected and may end up accounting for 75% of global growth in 2023.
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November 16, 2023 in Plenum Notes, U.S.-China

China, US Reach Tentative Détente

Xi and Biden met in San Francisco to stabilize the bilateral relationship.
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