Daily Archives: March 19, 2013

Reading the tea-leaves in China

Welcome to Learn Chinese Cairns Brian Hennessy. Chongqing China, & Cairns Australia. March 14, 2013 Xi Jinping leading the Standing Committee in rank order. Reading the tea-leaves in China It’s official now. The sometimes deadly jockeying for power has run … Continue reading

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The Tao of travel in rural China

Welcome to Learn Chinese Cairns Brian Hennessy. Chongqing China & Cairns Australia. February, 2013 Down the Nujiang and across to Xiaguan/Dali 24 hours on the road I had done my hiking. I had walked along the Old Tea Horse Road … Continue reading

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Does China have a foreign policy?

Welcome to Learn Chinese Cairns Zheng Wang. Shanghai. The new York Times. March 19, 2013 Does China Have a Foreign Policy? WHILE many Western analysts focus on the balance of reformers and conservatives in China’s new leadership, most overlook the absence … Continue reading

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