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Pyramid Investigation Has Investors Protesting Near Heart of Beijing

The authorities call Shanxinhui a pyramid scheme, but defenders who stand to lose money if the company closes say they are victims of a government shakedown.

Pyramid Investigation Has Investors Protesting Near Heart of Beijing

The authorities call Shanxinhui a pyramid scheme, but defenders who stand to lose money if the company closes say they are victims of a government shakedown.
Lake Baiyangdian Journal: Sacred Lakes Threatened by China’s Growing Capital

Lake Baiyangdian Journal: Sacred Lakes Threatened by China’s Growing Capital

A giant statue of the goddess of mercy standing in the main lake of Baiyangdian inside the newly earmarked area of Xiongan. In the coming decades, the area will be transformed from wetlands to a
Beijing Journal: In China’s Capital, a Portal to Hollywood’s Golden Age

Beijing Journal: In China’s Capital, a Portal to Hollywood’s Golden Age

A screening of a play from London’s Royal National Theater at Cinker, a luxury cinema in Beijing. Cinker’s three partners envisioned it as a place for movie lovers who want to revisit Hollywood
Letter 20: Australia’s Greatest (Dying) Global Asset

Letter 20: Australia’s Greatest (Dying) Global Asset

Jose Montalvo-Proano, a scientist with the Australian Institute of Marine Science, with a tray of coral samples from the Great Barrier Reef.
China’s State Media Slams Trump’s ‘Emotional Venting’ on Twitter

China’s State Media Slams Trump’s ‘Emotional Venting’ on Twitter

Propaganda at a museum in Sinchon, south of Pyongyang, North Korea, last month. China argues that the North will not return to negotiations unless the United States and its northeast Asian allies take
Trump Cautious on China Inquiry Over Intellectual Property Theft

Trump Cautious on China Inquiry Over Intellectual Property Theft

An image of President Trump at a newsstand in Shanghai. Mr. Trump plans to sign an executive memo asking the United States Trade Representative to determine whether to investigate theft by China of
China’s Crackdown on North Korea Over U.N. Sanctions Starts to Pinch

China’s Crackdown on North Korea Over U.N. Sanctions Starts to Pinch

A truck crossing from the North Korean border city of Sinuiju to Dandong, China, in July.
Naval Collision Adds to Fears About U.S. Decline in Asia

Naval Collision Adds to Fears About U.S. Decline in Asia

Tugboats assisting the guided-missile destroyer John S. McCain on its way to Changi Naval Base in Singapore on Monday.
China and India Agree to Ease Tensions in Border Dispute

China and India Agree to Ease Tensions in Border Dispute

The Indian Army’s headquarters in Haa, Bhutan, close to a disputed border with China.
Stephon Marbury Stops at N.Y.U., as His Story Continues

Stephon Marbury Stops at N.Y.U., as His Story Continues

Stephon Marbury with students at N.Y.U., where he had a question-and-answer session on Wednesday.
As Bike-Sharing Brings Out Bad Manners, China Asks, What’s Wrong With Us?

As Bike-Sharing Brings Out Bad Manners, China Asks, What’s Wrong With Us?

A group of volunteers in Beijing returning stranded and damaged shared bicycles to more central locations. Start-ups have flooded the city with shared bikes.
In China’s Hinterlands, Workers Mine Bitcoin for a Digital Fortune

In China’s Hinterlands, Workers Mine Bitcoin for a Digital Fortune

Inside the Bitmain China facility, which issues over $300,000 in digital currency a day.
In China’s Hinterlands, Workers Mine Bitcoin for a Digital Fortune

In China’s Hinterlands, Workers Mine Bitcoin for a Digital Fortune

Inside the Bitmain China facility, which issues over $300,000 in digital currency a day.
Where the Wild Things Are: China’s Art Dreamers at the Guggenheim

Where the Wild Things Are: China’s Art Dreamers at the Guggenheim

From left, Kan Xuan, Yu Hong, Sun Yuan, Peng Yu and Qiu Zhijie are in the Guggenheim exhibition “Art and China After 1989: Theater of the World.” The backdrop is Qiu Zhijie’s ink-on-paper “Map of
In Tillerson’s China Stop, Questions on North Korea but Slim Chance of Clarity

In Tillerson’s China Stop, Questions on North Korea but Slim Chance of Clarity

President Trump and Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson this month.
U.S. in Direct Communication With North Korea, Says Tillerson

U.S. in Direct Communication With North Korea, Says Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson arrived for a meeting with the Chinese foreign minister, Wang Yi, in Beijing on Saturday.
Xi Jinping Opens China’s Party Congress, His Hold Tighter Than Ever

Xi Jinping Opens China’s Party Congress, His Hold Tighter Than Ever

President Xi Jinping arriving for his speech at the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party, held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Wednesday.
Xi Jinping’s Marathon Speech: Five Takeaways

Xi Jinping’s Marathon Speech: Five Takeaways

President Xi Jinping of China delivering a speech at the opening ceremony of the 19th Communist Party congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Wednesday.
China’s Party Congress Brings Crackdown on Critics, Nightclubs and Airbnb

China’s Party Congress Brings Crackdown on Critics, Nightclubs and Airbnb

Police officers guard a subway entrance in Beijing on Thursday. Controlling access around government sites has led to long queues and crowding at subways.