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Kuora: The political life of Chinese students overseas

This week’s column comes from one of Kaiser’s answers originally posted to Quora on November 17, 2017. Rare as it might be, how are…

Here’s what Typhoon Mangkhut actually looked like in China

No, the largest typhoon in Hong Kong’s recorded history did not flip a plane 360 degrees right before landing — that viral video…

SupChina Photo Contest: Jianbing, by Lei Gong

Editor’s note: Lei Gong’s photo (click to enlarge) is a 2nd Prize winner in…

Friday Song: Soft Lipa is pissed off, seriously pissed off

In 2009, Taiwan native Soft Lipa (蛋堡 dàn bǎo) released his debut album, 收敛水 (shōulián shuǐ). Since, he has made waves for the…

Liu Yong: Chinese fashion designers should showcase their work to the world

This year’s New York Fashion Week featured many Chinese fashion designers. I spoke with Liu Yong, who created the brand DaKun, and asked…

Wayne Gretzky to drop the puck at Saturday’s Flames-Bruins NHL China Games

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that…

Chinese Corner: China’s disgruntled ‘middle class,’ public bathing, and how a meme is born

Who, exactly, is the Chinese middle class? 京城消费降级实录 By 西岛 August 24, 2018 The self-proclaimed middle class in China is experiencing an identity crisis…

Introducing: Mulan Club, a nonprofit that empowers professional Asian women

Mulan Club was founded in the spring of 2017 by a group of female executives in Manhattan as a nonprofit dedicated to…

SupChina Photo Contest: Running Boy, by Hannah Wilson

Editor’s note: Hannah Wilson’s photo (click to enlarge) is a 2nd Prize winner in…

Trade war, day 70: ‘No pressure to make a deal with China’

Yesterday, news broke that the U.S., led by Steven Mnuchin at the Treasury Department, was reaching out to China to arrange…

Debt and tech in China

“China has become addicted to debt. Now, its tech industry is hooked too.” So says Elliott Zaagman on TechNode, citing a…

Venezuela to get another $5 billion from China

The Twitter bio of Nicolas Maduro reads: “President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. Son of Chávez. Building the Homeland with revolutionary efficiency.”…

Chinese adoptees and their stories: Q&A with Melissa Ludtke

Melissa Ludtke is a journalist and educator who adopted a daughter from China in 1997 named Maya. Together they have created

Chinese man invents crab-shaped manned vehicle

Chinese farmer Fu Zhenlin, age 54, invented a crab-shaped manned vehicle in Heihe, Heilongjiang Province. It wasn’t the first time he had came…

SupChina Photo Contest: Water Calligraphy, by Patrick Firmansyah

Editor’s note: Patrick Firmansyah’s photo (click to enlarge) is a 2nd Prize winner in…