Dabing Li

Dabing Li

Dabing Li worked in China, the US and Hong Kong as a textile salesman, a trade official, banker, consultant and entrepreneur. Now retired, he resides in Singapore, Shanghai and Hong Kong.

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Opinion | Why the Meng Wanzhou saga may not be the last of its kind

The misguided anger and recklessness Donald Trump hijacked is still simmering in the US and elsewhere, including China, albeit for different reasons. China’s development momentum and the US abuse of state power are a highly combustible mix, and that fundamental has not changed.

The misguided anger and recklessness Donald Trump hijacked is still simmering in the US and elsewhere, including China, albeit for different reasons. China’s development momentum and the US abuse of state power are a highly combustible mix, and that fundamental has not changed.

Why the Meng Wanzhou saga may not be the last of its kind
29 Sep 2021 - 6:45AM
Opinion | West’s criticism of national security law exposes its own flawed system of ‘liberal democracy’

US leaders have been quick to bash China rather than cure their own ills, from record numbers of Covid-19 infections to high unemployment and fiscal profligacy. The national security law has now become a convenient scapegoat.

US leaders have been quick to bash China rather than cure their own ills, from record numbers of Covid-19 infections to high unemployment and fiscal profligacy. The national security law has now become a convenient scapegoat.

West’s criticism of national security law exposes its own flawed system of ‘liberal democracy’
2 Jul 2020 - 4:00AM
Democracy is on its last legs

The ongoing Occupy movement by pro-democracy protesters has wreaked havoc in Hong Kong. There is no end in sight. Yet, in this melodramatic saga, we may be forgetting the basics: What exactly is "democracy"?

The ongoing Occupy movement by pro-democracy protesters has wreaked havoc in Hong Kong. There is no end in sight. Yet, in this melodramatic saga, we may be forgetting the basics: What exactly is "democracy"?

Democracy is on its last legs
24 Oct 2014 - 1:50AM