Saturday, May 09, 2009

China takes firm steps to rescue itself from the US dollar trap

On May 8, 2009, Dr. Jiang was requested by a number of papers around the world to provide a short version of his April 28 YaleGlobal piece on what China is doing recently on the global financial stage, including the Globe & Mail.

His paper was also covered by a Mexican Magazine Enkidu "China: What world recession?".

Wednesday, May 06, 2009

Hard lessons of SARS crisis explain China's tough action

On May 6, 2009, Dr. Wenran Jiang was invited to write an Op-ed article in Toronto Star, commenting on China's aggressive measures against the swine flu, including quarantining Canadians travelling in China and banning Alberta pork.

Wenran advises Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon to discuss these issues with persuation, not threat, during his scheduled visit to Beijing next week.

Read the article here.


Chinese security officers, wearing masks as a precaution against the swine flu, stand guard in front of a sealed-off hotel where foreign travellers were held under quarantine in Beijing this week. (May 5, 2009)