Biography of the Author Tom McGregor

Tom McGregor

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  1. Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg appears in court for a retrial of his drug smuggling case in Dal

    Commentary: Don’t expect a reprieve as China comes down hard on Canadian drug suspect

    The pressure to wind back Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg’s death sentence will only increase but the Chinese government will likely uphold its ...
  2. Chinese ice boy

    Commentary: A year on, China’s 'Ice Boy' a media superstar, but a generation of left-behind children remain forgotten

    It is heartwarming to see Wang Fuman living a better life today but the story for others who suffer from the same plight isn’t as warm and fuzzy, ...
  3. Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at an event marking the 40th anniversary of China's reform

    Commentary: The year China’s rise enters awkward adolescent phase

    The year ahead will test China’s ability to navigate geopolitical flux. China must face up to concerns about its rise, says Tom McGregor.
  4. North Catholic Cathedral in Beijing.

    Commentary: China doesn’t deserve its bad rep over Christmas

    Many countries around the world don’t list Christmas as a public holiday yet China is commonly singled out, says Tom McGregor.
  5. Xi Jinping

    Commentary: No, Xi Jinping’s speech wasn’t about the US or Donald Trump

    China, the Chinese government and many Chinese citizens are not “Trump obsessed”, says Tom McGregor.
  6. Meng Wanzhou, known internally as the 'princess' of Huawei, was arrested in Canada at the

    Commentary: A winter of discontent awaits after Huawei executive arrested

    Meng Wanzhou’s arrest has just set the stage for a freeze in China-Canada ties and there’s no telling how long they will remain sour, says Tom ...
  7. Crazy Rich Asians

    Commentary: Why Crazy Rich Asians was the last movie China wanted to watch

    If only Crazy Rich Asians producers understood the Chinese psyche, they might have been able to salvage the film’s dismal showing in China, says ...
  8. FILE PHOTO:  China International Import Expo (CIIE)

    Commentary: Full of effusive support for trade and globalisation but will China’s actions match up?

    Starting at APEC, China must match its pro-trade rhetoric with actions, says Tom McGregor.
  9. China has touted the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai as a important signal

    Commentary: China should throw wide open the doors to trade

    Instead of shutting down trade and retaliating with tariffs and other forms of trade control, the world’s second largest economy should do the ...
  10. The 55-kilometre (34-mile) crossing links Hong Kong with the southern mainland city of Zhuhai and

    Commentary: China dreams big with the world's longest sea bridge

    The bridge is setting the stage for the next phase of China’s transformation, says one observer.