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Tensions, taunts and how trade is at the heart of it all: What we learned about Ireland and China’s relationship
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Tensions, taunts and how trade is at the heart of it all: What we learned about Ireland and China’s relationship

Jun 6th 2021, 7:00 PM 14,046 Views 24 Comments

For the past few weeks, The Good Information Project has been looking at the future of Ireland’s relationship with China.

The Questions

Ireland-China relations: Where are we now and where is it going?
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Ireland-China relations: Where are we now and where is it going?

May 11th 2021, 9:00 PM 16,295 Views 45 Comments

The next part of The Good Information Project from The Journal will look at Ireland’s relationship with China.

Simon Coveney’s weekend visit shows the need for Irish journalists in China
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Simon Coveney’s weekend visit shows the need for Irish journalists in China

Jun 3rd 2021, 9:00 PM 14,163 Views 13 Comments

Dublin has been strengthening ties with Beijing for years – but who is getting to tell the story?

Covid-19, Ireland and China: Why aren't we using the Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines?
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Covid-19, Ireland and China: Why aren't we using the Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines?

Jun 6th 2021, 12:05 AM 58,333 Views 22 Comments

Priscilla Lynch looks at Chinese-Irish relations during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Facts

FactFind: How deep is Ireland's trade and investment relationship with China?
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FactFind: How deep is Ireland's trade and investment relationship with China?

Jun 1st 2021, 12:05 AM 10,809 Views 15 Comments

Ireland’s ties with Chinese companies and investors have strengthened significantly in the past decade.

If China was 100 people: How the world's most populous nation lives
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If China was 100 people: How the world's most populous nation lives

May 29th 2021, 7:00 AM 27,183 Views 31 Comments

China’s is home to nearly one-fifth of the world’s population. Here’s what that looks like.

Money Talks

Ireland 'would benefit' from the EU-China investment deal (if it ever passes) - but what's in it?
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Ireland 'would benefit' from the EU-China investment deal (if it ever passes) - but what's in it?

May 19th 2021, 9:00 PM 10,715 Views 16 Comments
'China makes more noise': What the EU can learn from Australia's relationship with China
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'China makes more noise': What the EU can learn from Australia's relationship with China

Jun 2nd 2021, 9:00 PM 14,976 Views 20 Comments

It may be that the hype around Chinese trade and the Communist Party’s fearsome reputation can exaggerate fears about the consequences of offending its leadership, writes CJ McKinney.

One year on, China still has a ban on Irish beef - but for Irish farmers, a bigger problem may be coming down the tracks
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One year on, China still has a ban on Irish beef - but for Irish farmers, a bigger problem may be coming down the tracks

Jun 4th 2021, 6:15 AM 24,869 Views 13 Comments

Beef farmers are not unduly worried about the China ban right now – but it could be a different story if the UK does a trade deal with Australia.

Discussion

The Explainer: Who are the Uighurs and what is going on in China?
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The Explainer: Who are the Uighurs and what is going on in China?

Jun 4th 2021, 6:00 PM 5,737 Views 1 Comment

This week, we take a look at the Uighur population and how China is accused of carrying out human rights abuses against them.

Open Newsroom: How should Ireland relate to China's rising power?
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Open Newsroom: How should Ireland relate to China's rising power?

May 20th 2021, 9:46 AM 6,908 Views 26 Comments

China is experiencing a seemingly unstoppable rise as a global superpower, how should Ireland approach issues like trade and human rights with this growing economy?

Open thread: How should Ireland engage with China's growing global influence?
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Open thread: How should Ireland engage with China's growing global influence?

May 12th 2021, 1:37 PM 7,917 Views 38 Comments

The Good Information Project will be looking at China this month and we want to know your questions about the emerging superpower.

Poll: Would you like to see closer economic ties between China and Ireland?
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Poll: Would you like to see closer economic ties between China and Ireland?

May 15th 2021, 9:01 AM 48,572 Views 86 Comments

China is currently Ireland’s largest trading partner in Asia.

Quiz: How much do you know about China?
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Quiz: How much do you know about China?

Jun 6th 2021, 10:00 PM 40,110 Views 45 Comments

Go on, test yourself.

Opinion

New poll shows deep distrust of Chinese government among Irish public
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New poll shows deep distrust of Chinese government among Irish public

May 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 28,336 Views 107 Comments
  • The Ireland Thinks poll also found that 65% of respondents said they either distrust or strongly distrust the British government.
Opinion: How countries deal with China is a litmus test of their commitment to human rights
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Opinion: How countries deal with China is a litmus test of their commitment to human rights

May 22nd 2021, 6:30 PM 9,045 Views 89 Comments

The extent to which we protect and defend human rights tells us who we are as a society, writes Anthony Moore SC.

'Walking a fine line': Ireland, China and the UN Security Council
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'Walking a fine line': Ireland, China and the UN Security Council

Jun 2nd 2021, 7:00 AM 11,136 Views 14 Comments

How can a non-permanent member of the Security Council like Ireland ensure that human rights remain at the heart of the Council’s agenda?

Privacy

China is setting up its own version of GDPR - but how will it work in one of the most secretive countries in the world?
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China is setting up its own version of GDPR - but how will it work in one of the most secretive countries in the world?

May 19th 2021, 11:48 AM 12,252 Views 9 Comments

Observers say the new rules could give China stronger privacy protections than the US.

Identity

'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'
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'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'

May 29th 2021, 12:05 AM 36,793 Views 61 Comments

Anti-Asian abuse has increased in Ireland and around the world during the pandemic, including in memes, posts and videos.

Ó Yu Ming go dtí TikTok: The funny, unexpected and complicated path of Chinese identity in Ireland
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Ó Yu Ming go dtí TikTok: The funny, unexpected and complicated path of Chinese identity in Ireland

May 23rd 2021, 12:05 AM 31,926 Views 16 Comments