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Lucas Niewenhuis

Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

UK’s May comes to China severely hobbled by Brexit

A little over two years ago, then-Prime Minister of the United…

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China denies report of bugging African Union building, AU diplomat says ‘at least they have never colonized us’

In 2012, China gave an important gift to the chief diplomatic institution of the African continent, the African Union…

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China’s Didi buckles up for Spring Festival traffic and a possible price war with Meituan

Ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing is locked in what it described…

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When it comes to China business, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have no comment

Jared Kushner shakes hands with Cui Tiankai,…

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China’s economic mastermind promises blue skies and controlled debt in 3 years

Liu He 刘鹤, one of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s closest advisors…

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First state-owned electric car company goes public in China

China’s ambitious move to electrify its auto market was identified and…

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Sweden summons Chinese ambassador over snatching of bookseller

“It wasn’t like this a few years ago,” a Western diplomat…

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‘Numbers that you haven’t even thought about’: Trump threatens China with a ‘fine’ over trade

Expectations are rising (again) of substantive tariffs on Chinese goods being…

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China’s multi-pronged campaign against Taiwanese nationalism

China is both deepening and diversifying the ways it applies pressure…

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Will China help France fund a 10,000-strong anti-terrorism force in Africa?

Yesterday, we noted the results of a visit to Beijing by…

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Only small deals for France in Beijing, but a more united EU front could be coming

French President Emmanuel Macron wrapped up a three-day visit to China with moderate outcomes, including a few business…

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Didi’s ‘war of the century’

Didi Chuxing, the Chinese ride-hailing giant that likely surpassed Uber in market valuation last month, will have…

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China’s third aircraft carrier under construction, to launch in 2020?

China currently has two aircraft carriers in service: the…

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$2 billion artificial intelligence park in Beijing

Xinhua News Agency reported on January 2 that Zhongguancun…

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Beijing aims to contain bitcoin boom, but does not ban mining

It’s no secret that Beijing is skeptical of the bitcoin boom….

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