Cary Huang
Cary Huang
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

Sino File by Cary Huang

China’s miracle economy has a secret ingredient: cooked GDP books

  • Why fear not making good that pledge about doubling the size of the economy when the figures can simply be massaged into place?

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Wang Xiangwei
Wang Xiangwei
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei

Explosive claims of ‘Chinese spy’ Wang Liqiang seem more fiction than fact

  • The facts do not add up with the self-professed Chinese spy Wang Liqiang
  • There’s a growing consensus he’s either a low-level operative grossly overstating his role or a scam artist

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