Wang Xiangwei
Wang Xiangwei
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China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei

‘Sleepy Joe’ Biden is one of the few US politicians who’s wide awake about China

  • When the Obama-era vice-president said China was ‘not competition’ for the US, the backlash was enough to make him walk back his comments
  • But the challenges facing President Xi Jinping, from the economy to wrangling the country’s bureaucrats, are vast

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Wang Xiangwei

Wang Xiangwei

Wang Xiangwei was the Post's editor-in-chief from 2012-2015. He started his 20-year career at the China Daily, before moving to the UK, where he worked at a number of news organisations, including the BBC Chinese Service. He moved to Hong Kong in 1993 and worked at the Eastern Express before joining the Post in 1996 as China business reporter. He became China editor in 2000 and deputy editor in 2007, a position he held for four years prior to being promoted to Editor-in-Chief. He has a master's degree in journalism, and a bachelor's degree in English.