Links for Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Notable China news from around the web.

BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY:

If you aren’t attracted by Meituan Dianping’s “Monthly Delivery” or Didi’s “Dripping Water Loan,” you can take your pick from “Xiaomi Installments,” “360 IOU,” “Baidu Blooming Wealth,” or “JD.com IOU.”

SCIENCE, HEALTH, AND THE ENVIRONMENT:

POLITICS AND CURRENT AFFAIRS:

On Wednesday, the New York Times reported the Trump administration is weighing a ban on all members of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and their families from traveling to the United States. We do not know the full details of the proposal, and we do not need to. The move, however it might eventually be worded or implemented, would be a mistake.

SOCIETY AND CULTURE: