Making China Great Again
Discover the news beyond the headlines with our daily selection of the stories that matter.
Our daily selection of the global stories that really matter. Discover the news beyond the headlines with Curio. Every morning, host Manish Verma selects analytical and thought-provoking articles from the world’s leading publications, leaving you better informed and ready for your day. In today's episode... After an about turn on COVID lockdowns, loosening his grip on tech companies and the property market, China's strongman president is surprising many with his policy reversals. The Financial Times looks at whether after more than a decade in charge, Xi Jinping is softening or being as pragmatic as ever. Then later, a fascinating look at how the Chinese regime is trying to repeat history by echoing the past. The Guardian discovers how a Qing dynasty expert has been named the head of China’s leading policy think tank in order to bolster the current regime's ideological and political authority.