Bian Kong, or border control, is now a buzzword in reports about restrictions on Chinese tycoons and prominent political dissidents. Photo: Xinhua

China’s mysterious ‘Bian Kong’ system that can bar anyone from entering or leaving the country

  • The controversial border control system is based on ‘vague’ laws and has been accused of being subject to political overreach
  • Cryptocurrency billionaire Justin Sun was placed on the list in June 2018 but still somehow managed to leave China and travel to the US in October
Topic |   China economy

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Bian Kong, or border control, is now a buzzword in reports about restrictions on Chinese tycoons and prominent political dissidents. Photo: Xinhua
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