Beijing's Openness to Foreign VPN Services; New Property Tax Rules; Coal Imports Ramped Up; American, Canadian Naval Operation Condemned; Unicorns.

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Differentiated restrictions, income adjustments, and limited dependence

China is ready to make a concession to select foreign entities in the hopes of sparking an investment boom. Meanwhile, local governments are on notice as the center looks to discourage reliance on income from property development.

Canberra gets a limited (and unclear) reprieve, if onl…

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