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Takeaways from the Chinese Two Sessions 2020

Takeaways from the Chinese Two Sessions 2020

During the second day of the Chinese Two Sessions 2020, Premier Li Keqiang delivered the government work report. This document highlights the progress of China and the Party over the 2019 year and the first few months of 2020. In his speech, he effectively outlines...

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China’s Five-Year Plans: Predictions

China’s Five-Year Plans: Predictions

China’s Five-Year Plans are a series of five-year national development agendas focused on social and economic development. The first five-year plan was issued in 1953 during the regime of Chairman Mao Zedong and was influenced by the five-year plans of the Soviet...

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China’s 2019 Negative Lists Translated

China’s 2019 Negative Lists Translated

As a part of China’s comprehensive Foreign Investment Law, China announced that it would begin releasing a new Negative List each year that would revise previous restrictions and gradually remove restrictions placed on foreign companies in China. These remarks were...

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The New Foreign Investment Law in China

The New Foreign Investment Law in China

On March 15th of 2019, the “Foreign Investment Law of People’s Republic of China” (hereafter: foreign investment law) was adopted at the 2nd Session of the 13th National People’s Congress. The new law will come into force on January 1st, 2020. Meanwhile, the “Law of...

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What happened in the year 1421?

From 1421 to 1423, during the Ming Dynasty of China under Emperor Zhu Di (朱棣) the fleets of Admiral Zheng He (鄭和), commanded by the Chinese captains, discovered Australia, New Zealand, the Americas, Antarctica, the Northeast Passage; and circumnavigated Greenland.

Due to this endeavour we can conclude that “1421 is the year that the Chinese discover the world”.