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Caixin China Biz Roundup: Are NFTs the Future?

What’s the outlook for the much-hyped blockchain-tracked tokens; study finds that half of migrant workers’ school-aged kids live apart from their parents; and how an Omicron outbreak in China could disrupt global supply chains

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Caixin China Biz Roundup: Will Printing More Money Boost China’s Birth Rate?

Fertility fund theory sparks heated online debate; fresh graduates flock to public sector and SOE jobs; and Tianjin cancels flights and trains amid growing Omicron caseload

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Caixin China Biz Roundup: China on Alert as Omicron Cases Rise

Further infections detected in Tianjin and Anyang; human error to blame for most university lab accidents; and the country’s biggest tutoring firm dismisses 60,000 staff

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Caixin-Sinica Business Brief: China Battles Omicron and Delta Outbreaks

Plus, major layoffs at short video company Kuaishou; India orders Xiaomi to pay almost $90 million in import taxes; and China overtakes Japan to become the world’s largest importer of LNG

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Caixin China Biz Roundup: Beijing’s Neighbor Reports Local Omicron Cases

Tianjin urges residents not to leave city after confirming cases of the new variant; medical institutions ordered not to turn away patients amid Covid outbreaks; and kiwi dispute leaves bitter taste for New Zealand producer

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Caixin China Biz Roundup: Woman’s Miscarriage Sparks Uproar Over Xi’an Lockdown Measures

Eight-month pregnant woman forced to wait outside hospital due to invalid Covid test result; top epidemiologist calls Xi’an virus outbreak the country’s worst since Wuhan; and China’s services industry growth speeds up

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Caixin China Biz Roundup: ‘Zero-Covid’ and the Regulatory Storm – 2021’s Biggest Stories

Major developments that shook up China’s business scene this year; Chinese embassy rejects Covid-19 rules as reason behind the Delta flight’s U-turn; and social media users slam 'stereotypical' depiction of model in controversial ad

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China Stories: The $15 Billion Chinese Fast Fashion App You’ve Never Heard Of (Part 2)

Shein’s opaque ownership and media-shy approach means it’s hard to know who is calling the shots, let alone whether or not its vast supply chains are ethical

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China Stories: The $15 Billion Chinese Fast Fashion App You’ve Never Heard Of (Part 1)

Closely-held Shein is valued among the world’s biggest tech startups and is challenging Western rivals like Zara with a wide product range sold at bargain-basement prices

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China Stories: The Challenge of Keeping China From Shrinking

Though it has 1.4 billion people now, China’s ultra-low fertility rate, shrinking workforce and aging population demand policy changes to maintain economic growth

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