Biography of the Author Zhang Jun

Zhang Jun

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. US China

    Commentary: Divided Americans can agree on one thing – antagonising China

    The view of China as a strategic rival has taken over the American political mainstream, says Zhang Jun.
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    Commentary: China’s fertility crisis could kill its economic dynamism

    China’s fertility rate is on a downward slide, falling from 1.49 in 2018 to 1.47 in 2019 and may soon return to the low levels of the 1990s, says ...
  3. Chinese President Xi Jinping meets then vice president Joe Biden in 2013 in Beijing

    Commentary: Here’s why Biden should end Trump's trade war with China

    As long as Biden upholds Trump’s confrontational approach, progress toward a mutually beneficial trade relationship with China will be all but ...
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    Commentary: Shanghai and Shenzhen, vital cities in China's next phase of growth

    By recognising and investing in the strengths of pioneering cities and regions, China has developed a mechanism for advancing its economic ...
  5. Worker scans a WeChat Pay QR code to buy takeaway meal for lunch near a construction site following

    Commentary: Why China is one of few countries to achieve growth this year

    Unlike most of the world, China seems unlikely to become mired in a long recession, not least because of its rapid digital transformation, says ...
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    Commentary: China is not that dependent on trade for growth

    China has shifted towards domestic consumption, investment and development for growth in the last decade, says Zhang Jun.
  7. Security personnel wearing masks cross a road at the Financial Street in central Beijing

    Commentary: How much damage will COVID-19 inflict on China’s economy?

    The key factor in assessing the economic impact of the coronavirus will not be the outbreak's range or severity, but rather its duration, says an ...
  8. Chinese-made cars waiting to be loaded on a ship for export in Lianyungang, in China's eastern

    Commentary: China must make its huge domestic market size a source of growth

    China must fundamentally transform its growth model and ensure the generation of greater income growth within its domestic market, says Fudan ...
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    Commentary: The real reasons for China’s rise

    The rise of China widely attributed to its state capitalism, whereby the government, endowed with huge assets, can pursue a wide-ranging ...
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    Commentary: It's the US that has miscalculated in this trade war

    One can only hope that the US administration once again shows the vision and wisdom needed to renew cooperation with China, says Dean of the ...