Month: January 2021

January 31, 1435 – Death of Xuande, Chinese emperor of Ming dynasty

The Xuande Emperor (16 March 1399 – 31 January 1435), personal name Zhu Zhanji (朱瞻基), was the fifth Emperor of the Ming dynasty, reigned from 1425 to 1435. His era name “Xuande” means “Proclamation of Virtue”. Zhu Zhanji was the… Read More ›

China on the News: January 31, 2021

Opinion | Biden’s Nightmare May Be ChinaT Chinese millennials aren’t getting married, and the government is worried China’s landmark J-20 stealth fighter started a decade of modernisation Sundance doc skewers China’s propaganda-filled COVID-19 response China derecognizes British National Overseas passport… Read More ›

China in the News: January 22, 2021

China Slaps Sanctions On 28 Trump Administration Officials China sanctions Pompeo, O’Brien, Azar and other Trump administration officials after Biden inauguration Pompeo tweets countdown until 2024 presidential election Analysis: Biden faces a more confident China after US chaos Newly installed… Read More ›