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Jonathan Kaiman

Jonathan Kaiman is the Los Angeles Times’ Beijing bureau chief. He was previously a correspondent for the Guardian, a freelance writer and a Fulbright scholar researching folklore in China’s rural southwest. He graduated from Vassar College.
China’s largest movie studio is vast, and so is its audience. But filmmakers have to toe the party line

Hengdian World Studios claims to be the largest outdoor film studio in the world. Its focus on historical costume dramas make it central to the Chinese government’s efforts to present a specific interpretation of the country’s history.

China retaliates against U.S. tariffs, escalates trade war

China escalates the trade war, ordering tariffs on U.S. goods The move marks a proportional — yet still dramatic — retaliation against the White House’s Tuesday announcement that it would slap a 25% tariff on more than 1,300 Chinese products worth an estimated $50 billion.

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